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A camel in difficulties - fallen on the slippery road with a load. Kalgan, Nov. 1914

A camel in difficulties - fallen on the slippery road with a...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Milne's Plaster of Paris Bandages

Milne's Plaster of Paris Bandages

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Bandages
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London, England
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Medal with ribbon from Order of Australia set, Companion - General Division, Male

Medal with ribbon from Order of Australia set, Companion - G...

Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Dance ornament model aeroplane

Dance ornament model aeroplane

Eseli collection
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Headdresses
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Badu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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James Eseli
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1999
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Ribbon bar from Order of Australia set, Member - General Division, Female

Ribbon bar from Order of Australia set, Member - General Div...

Governor-General collection
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Ribbon bars
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Royal Australian Mint
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Folding metal coat-hanger covered in a navy blue fabric used for travelling

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Lois Grosse collection
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Coat-hangers
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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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Steel yard scales

Steel yard scales

Rolfe and Mavis Bridle collection
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Balances
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Blowering Basin, New South Wales, Australia
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Rolfe Bridle
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1930
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career 1969

Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Jo...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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Sample bag used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

Sample bag used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

D J Mulvaney collection
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Sample bags
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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Hand saw

Hand saw

George O Crawford collection
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Saws
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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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The History of Kent County Cricket edited by Lord Harris.

The History of Kent County Cricket edited by Lord Harris.

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Lord Harris
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1907
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Paperback book titled 'With Stoddart's Team in Australia' by Prince Ranjitsinhji, 1898

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Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Prince Kumar S. Ranjitsinhji
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1898
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Embroidered handmade doily

Embroidered handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1900
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Crochet Sample

Crochet Sample

Sister Anna Duble collection
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Textile samplers
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Glass plate negative - Expedition caravan crossing sandy desert, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Copy of letter from Rose Sarah Rasey to 'My Dear Family', 28 March 1943

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RG Bain collection
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Letters
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Shanghai, China
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Ms Rose S. Rasey
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1943
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R.S.P.C.A. animal welfare Inspector's shirt

R.S.P.C.A. animal welfare Inspector's shirt

R.S.P.C.A. Welfare Inspector collection
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Shirts
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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessert dishes
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Ladies dyed pink satin left tango shoe, with a clear cut bead at the centre top

Ladies dyed pink satin left tango shoe, with a clear cut bea...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dancing shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Callaghan Shoe Company
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1920
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Map of the West Kimberley fitted into a timber pelmet

Map of the West Kimberley fitted into a timber pelmet

Emanuel Family collection
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Maps
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Western Australia, Australia
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Lands & Surveys Department, Western Australia
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1901
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Three linen doilies, all embroidered with a flower design, and individually with 'Cheese', 'Cake', or 'Biscuits'

Three linen doilies, all embroidered with a flower design, a...

Kaye Loder collection
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Doilies
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Rectangular light green tapestry with a red and a blue two flower as the central feature

Rectangular light green tapestry with a red and a blue two f...

Nettie McColive collection
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Tapestries
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Bottle green hat band made of silk ribbon with emblem in centre

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Nanette Ward collection
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Hat trimmings
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Edgar R. Mayne
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Guard, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Guard, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Perkeo brand black portable typewriter with German characters in a brown carry case, 1930s

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Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Typewriters
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Poland
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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'Truck On' t-shirt

'Truck On' t-shirt

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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T-shirts
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Handkerchief for 'Peterkin' doll

Handkerchief for 'Peterkin' doll

Barbara Hetherington collection
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Dolls accessories
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Thoroughbrace Coach used by the Nowland family, with accessories, trunk, spanner and jack

Thoroughbrace Coach used by the Nowland family, with accesso...

Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 1
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Horse drawn coaches
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Concord, New Hampshire, United States of America
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Abbott-Downing Company
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1854
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Horse and cart

Horse and cart

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Toys
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Andrew A. Gibson
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1925
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Cloth handmade doll titled 'Polly' with accessories

Cloth handmade doll titled 'Polly' with accessories

Joan Macrae collection
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Dolls
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Beaumaris, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Joan Macrae
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1980
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Ayers Rock honey

Ayers Rock honey

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Scout's Athlete badge certificate

Scout's Athlete badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1944
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The same group - taken in the sunshine. Mch 1920

The same group - taken in the sunshine. Mch 1920

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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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Australian swimmers Fanny Durack and Mina Wylie with British swimmer Jennie Fletcher

Australian swimmers Fanny Durack and Mina Wylie with British...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Australia
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Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack
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1910
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