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Square white cotton table centre cloth made by Una May Roadknight at Orbost, Victoria, in 1906

Square white cotton table centre cloth made by Una May Roadk...

Una May Irvine collection no. 1
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Table linen
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Orbost, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Una M. Irvine
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1906
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Green hinged medal case

Green hinged medal case

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Medal cases
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Souvenir ribbon bow with gold-coloured plastic crown

Souvenir ribbon bow with gold-coloured plastic crown

Daphne Mabbott collection
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Commemorative objects
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Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1953
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Plow plane iron

Plow plane iron

John Docker collection
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Plane irons
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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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Three pronged steel fork

Three pronged steel fork

Anne Girard collection
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Table forks
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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1900
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Bible of Mrs Wensing, St Patricks Canberra

Bible of Mrs Wensing, St Patricks Canberra

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Bibles
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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View of the Great Wall form the train in Nankow Pass Dec 1914

View of the Great Wall form the train in Nankow Pass Dec 191...

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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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

Papuan Official collection
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Smoking pipes
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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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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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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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Scouts souvenir badge - 2nd Caribbean Jamboree April 4th - 14th 1961, Trinidad and Tobago

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Robin Maloney collection
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Badges
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Doolagahs Protect Respect Black Rock Australia

Doolagahs Protect Respect Black Rock Australia

Doolagahs Indigenous Design collection
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T-shirts
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting three fish in x-ray style and a figure, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1974
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Spearthrower with carvings and fibre on hand grip

Spearthrower with carvings and fibre on hand grip

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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18 fabric-covered buttons

18 fabric-covered buttons

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Buttons
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Woven runner with embroidered lace edging

Woven runner with embroidered lace edging

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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Staff B.A.T. office Yunnanfu 1919

Staff B.A.T. office Yunnanfu 1919

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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Kerosene table lamp used by the Scully family on their Bobadeen property

Kerosene table lamp used by the Scully family on their Bobad...

Ken and Eileen Scully collection
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Kerosene lamps
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Bobadeen, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Beeton's Book of Household Management, by Mrs Isabella Beeton

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Messrs Berkelouw collection
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Books
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London, England
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Mrs Isabella Beeton
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1891
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Book in Dutch language

Book in Dutch language

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Books
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Index book with handwritten entries for stone tools

Index book with handwritten entries for stone tools

Herbert Keys collection
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Books
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Mr Herbert Keys
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Film negative - Family in garden, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Australian Scouts district badge Swan District B.S.A.

Australian Scouts district badge Swan District B.S.A.

Robin Maloney collection
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Badges
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Black and white promotional photograph of three men, possibly the cast of Bunkey-doo

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Radio 2GB, Sydney
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1935
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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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We want to be nucelar free

We want to be nucelar free

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Association for International Co-operation and Disarmament
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1960
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Helichrysum obtusifolium

Helichrysum obtusifolium

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Exhibition of Coronation Robes Australia 1938 Illustrated Souvenir

Exhibition of Coronation Robes Australia 1938 Illustrated So...

Noble Numismatics collection
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Pamphlets
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Government of Australia
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1938
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Slip block

Slip block

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tools
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Red and yellow ribbon

Red and yellow ribbon

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Medal ribbons
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Backpacks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr F A. Pallin
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1930
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Burning opium at Kalgan 16.6.1914

Burning opium at Kalgan 16.6.1914

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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Pair of brown canvas and leather naval gaiters

Pair of brown canvas and leather naval gaiters

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Gaiters
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Artificial rose and teddy bear memorial to the victims of the Bali bombings 2002

Artificial rose and teddy bear memorial to the victims of th...

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Memorial wreaths
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Rubus parvifolius

Rubus parvifolius

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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