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Logbook detailing distances travelled and running information for the trip from England to Australia on a Vespa scooter

Logbook detailing distances travelled and running informatio...

Nicholas Lidstone collection
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Logbooks
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The English Game of Cricket

The English Game of Cricket

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Charles Box
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1877
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Small cream hat with heavy wire frame

Small cream hat with heavy wire frame

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hats
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1940
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Home Guard Description

Home Guard Description

EJ Tomaszewski collection
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Documents
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London, England
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Mr Edward J. Tomaszewski
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1941
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Wooden toy car

Wooden toy car

Suncoast Pioneer Village collection
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Toy motor cars
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Bli Bli, Queensland, Australia
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Suncoast Pioneer Village
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1920
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Dolly clothes peg

Dolly clothes peg

Margaret Heap collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1950
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Camisole

Camisole

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Camisoles
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1900
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Calendar

Calendar

Union of Australian Women collection
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Calendars
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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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Club

Club

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Clubs
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not known
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1960
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The plough, evening

The plough, evening

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Cast iron prison key

Cast iron prison key

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Keys
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Steel hand drill with a round wooden handle

Steel hand drill with a round wooden handle

George O Crawford collection
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Hand drills
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George O. Crawford
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1900
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting Sir Charles Kingsford Smith

Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting Sir Ch...

Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1897
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The Opium, pipes and other apparatus on view to the public before the burning. Kalgan 16/6/1914

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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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Rosary beads made by Lithuanian 18 year old student Marija Bieksaite in a Siberian Gulag, about 1946

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Ianina Maliauskene collection
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Rosary beads
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Siberia, Russia
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Miss Marija Bieksaite
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1946
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Child's drawing by Mylrgyi, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Mylrgyi, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Mylrgyi
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1954
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Suitcase made from neutral coloured lacquered canvas over thick cardboard

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Suitcases
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SNOCOM computer used by the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority

SNOCOM computer used by the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric A...

University of Sydney School of Engineering collection
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Computer components
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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School of Electrical Engineering, University of Sydney
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1958
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Oil can with tapered spout

Oil can with tapered spout

John Docker collection
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Oil cans
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Land Rights Not Uranium

Land Rights Not Uranium

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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1971
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Round cloth with crochet edge and three groups of embroidered flowers

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Table linen
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Money bag used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Money bag used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Conway Tighe collection
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Bags
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Independence for Australia

Independence for Australia

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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Ribbon bar from Order of Australia set, Companion - General Division, Male

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Governor-General collection
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Ribbon bars
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Royal Australian Mint
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Griddle Iron

Griddle Iron

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Cooking equipment
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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Cotton batik t-shirt by Kutungu (Betty) Munti, about 1979, Ernabella SA

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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T-Shirts
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Betty Kutungu
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1948 Daimler landaulette, used in the 1954 Royal Tour of Australia

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John Harvey collection
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Motor cars
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England, United Kingdom
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1947
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Khaki socks with two green stripes

Khaki socks with two green stripes

Dr Stephen Jani collection
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Socks
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Dr Istvan Jani
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1950
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Current flow meter in box, with accessories

Current flow meter in box, with accessories

Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Meters
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New Testament bible

New Testament bible

Thompson Family collection
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Religious books
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Australian ten shilling note

Australian ten shilling note

Australian Currency collection
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Banknotes
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Reserve Bank of Australia
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1960
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Model boat

Model boat

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Models
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Wilfred Aniba
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1992
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Wooden ruler advertising Hobart Savings Bank

Wooden ruler advertising Hobart Savings Bank

Bothwell Museum collection
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Promotional material
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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