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Christmas decoration

Christmas decoration

Margaret Twiss collection
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Christmas decorations
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Beaumont, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Margaret Twiss
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1960
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A swollen creek

A swollen creek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Postcard titled 'A Bush Fire Alarm', by Alfred Turner, 27 January 1905

Postcard titled 'A Bush Fire Alarm', by Alfred Turner, 27 Ja...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Plow plane iron

Plow plane iron

John Docker collection
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Plane irons
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Glasgow, Scotland
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Alex Mathieson & Son
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1920
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Cooking implement consisting of two squares of gridded wire hinged with wire loops

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Cooking equipment
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To My Dear Brother, With a Loving Christmas Greeting, circa World War One

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - Old man Munnkie and child surprised while rabbit hunting, southern Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

Film negative - Old man Munnkie and child surprised while ra...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Chart of the Murray River from Wentworth to above Danger Island

Chart of the Murray River from Wentworth to above Danger Isl...

Trevor Reed collection
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Navigational charts
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Wentworth, New South Wales, Australia
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1885
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Poster -

Poster - "We, the People of Noonkanbah, Call for Support"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Matson Line Oceanic Line match book

Matson Line Oceanic Line match book

Terence Lane collection
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Matchboxes
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California, United States of America
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Matson Navigation Company
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1926
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Image of a woman and a dove

Image of a woman and a dove

Union of Australian Women collection
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Badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Toy patchwork quilt for 'Solomon Grundy' doll

Toy patchwork quilt for 'Solomon Grundy' doll

Barbara Hetherington collection
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Dolls household textiles
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Copy negative - Dr Herbert Basedow on South Australian Government North-west Expedition, near present-day Granite Downs station, South Australia, photographed by Alfred E. Treloar using Basedow's camera, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Negatives
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Australia
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Alfred Treloar
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1903
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Pipe stand handcrafted from an elephant seal vertebra

Pipe stand handcrafted from an elephant seal vertebra

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Pipe stands
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Macquarie Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1955
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Bags
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1922
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Map of Australia showing the extent of the known Artesian Basins, 1912

Map of Australia showing the extent of the known Artesian Ba...

Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Maps
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Australia
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Mr Henry H. Dare
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1912
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Square white starched fine linen handkerchief with drawn thread work at hem

Square white starched fine linen handkerchief with drawn thr...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Handkerchiefs
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Looters on the way to be executed, Kalgan 27.6.1914

Looters on the way to be executed, Kalgan 27.6.1914

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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16 fabric-covered buttons

16 fabric-covered buttons

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Buttons
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Bags
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Kodak camera case

Kodak camera case

Harold Stevens collection
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Camera cases
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Australia
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1926
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Photograph album c1930s-1940s of the Great Barrier Reef, Tasmania and Mount Buffalo

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photograph albums
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Tasmania, Australia
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1930
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Vacola jar

Vacola jar

Rolfe and Mavis Bridle collection
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Food preserving jars
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Blowering Basin, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Mavis Bridle
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1930
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Glass plate negative - Men and horses pulling the expedition car up a sandy stream bank, Victoria River district, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Maltese cross

Maltese cross

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Badges
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Coat hanger with a crocheted cream and apricot woollen cover