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Gates with three arches and two flags on top, crossed over

Gates with three arches and two flags on top, crossed over

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Cradle Mountain National Park (Tasmania)

Cradle Mountain National Park (Tasmania)

Dr Ilma M Brewer (Pidgeon) collection
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Photographs
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Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park, Tasmania, Australia
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Dr Ilma Brewer
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1940
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Sterling silver inkwell with felt on the base

Sterling silver inkwell with felt on the base

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Inkwells
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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1922
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Holden Shop Manual F. J. Series

Holden Shop Manual F. J. Series

Faye and Albert Neuss collection
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Manuals
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Azanian Women in the forefront of struggle

Azanian Women in the forefront of struggle

Robert Darby collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Microphone

Microphone

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection no. 1
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Microphones
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Burgundy coloured ball of wool

Burgundy coloured ball of wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Yarns
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Bird head carving

Bird head carving

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1922
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Pair of roller skates from about 1975

Pair of roller skates from about 1975

Margaret Alexander collection no. 2
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Roller-skates
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1970
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Blue crocheted purse

Blue crocheted purse

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Purses
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Johnson and Johnson brand military first field dressing

Johnson and Johnson brand military first field dressing

Parsons collection
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Bandages
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Johnson and Johnson, Pty Ltd
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1942
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Photo-micrographic apparatus stand and accessories

Photo-micrographic apparatus stand and accessories

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Photographic equipment
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Jena, Germany
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Carl Zeiss
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1920
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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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Sanitary Bronco Toilet Roll

Sanitary Bronco Toilet Roll

Margaret Maclurcan collection
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Toilet paper
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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British Patent Perforated Paper Co Pty Ltd
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1894
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K.A. Aumuller - Self in the Mengtze Mess quarters - Summer 1919

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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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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1942
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Pair of metal spurs with black leather straps

Pair of metal spurs with black leather straps

Colledge Family collection
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Spurs
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Sketchbook, Diana Boyer, dated from 23/11/2002

Sketchbook, Diana Boyer, dated from 23/11/2002

Diana Boyer collection
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Sketchbooks
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Diana Boyer
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Rabbet plane

Rabbet plane

John Docker collection
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Rabbet planes
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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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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Tweezers

Tweezers

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tweezers
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr William Warner collection
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Spearthrowers
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Melville Bay, Gulf of Carpentaria, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Bunch of prison keys and tags

Bunch of prison keys and tags

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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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Botanical specimen book, volume three of

Botanical specimen book, volume three of "1873-6, Educationa...

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Elizabeth Crowned Queen

Elizabeth Crowned Queen

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Commemorative books
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1953
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Charles Dunell wearing his flight uniform and helmet

Charles Dunell wearing his flight uniform and helmet

Lloyd Sharland collection no.2
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Charles T. Dunell
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1929
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Miniature souvenir cricket bat from the Magaret Peden Memorial Test, Perth, 13-16 December 1984

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Kathleen Commins collection
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Commemorative objects
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Margaret Peden
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1984
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Rectangular red wooden post box with a sloped top, for newspapers and packets

Rectangular red wooden post box with a sloped top, for newsp...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Postboxes
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New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1939
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Treated canvas bag

Treated canvas bag

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Satchels
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Knife

Knife

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Knives
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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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Scout's Leatherworker badge certificate

Scout's Leatherworker 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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1946
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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