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Glass plate negative - Lionel Gee with unnamed man, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

Glass plate negative - Lionel Gee with unnamed man, Northern...

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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1905
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Queen Mary

Queen Mary

Daphne Mabbott collection
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Booklets
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Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Queen Mary
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1953
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Letter from Chief Commissioner's Office, Adelaide

Letter from Chief Commissioner's Office, Adelaide

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Letters
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Australia
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Mr William A. Webb
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1923
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Glass plate negative - Sinkhole in limestone rock, Nullarbor Plain, South 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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Nullarbor Plain, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Newspaper clippings of articles and cartoons related to prickly pear and cactoblastis moth

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Dr John Mann collection
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Newspaper clippings
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1926
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Stimson's Reef

Stimson's Reef

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Books
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1942
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Booklet with fabric covered boards, a white eagle and Polish lettering

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EJ Tomaszewski collection
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Booklets
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Poland
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Mr Edward J. Tomaszewski
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1944
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Baby's pram pannier associated with Milo Dunphy

Baby's pram pannier associated with Milo Dunphy

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Bags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1930
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1st Aboriginal Womens Arts Festival Adelaide 1985

1st Aboriginal Womens Arts Festival Adelaide 1985

Aboriginal Women's Arts Festival collection
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T-shirts
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal Women's Arts Festival
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1984
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Second World War Prisoner of War Banknote

Second World War Prisoner of War Banknote

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Banknotes
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1939
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Circular Quay from Pylon lookout, Sydney Harbour Bridge, NSW, 29 March 1958

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1958
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Burning Off

Burning Off

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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Masonic Life Governor jewel

Masonic Life Governor jewel

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Regalia
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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Australian Scout's scarf and vinyl-rubber woggle

Australian Scout's scarf and vinyl-rubber woggle

Barry Williams collection
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Uniform accessories
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1942
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Photograph of women cricketers playing cricket

Photograph of women cricketers playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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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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Postcards featuring images of forests with roads passing through them

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Dinner place card for Colonel Spain, Australian Engineers

Dinner place card for Colonel Spain, Australian Engineers

Colonel Alfred Spain collection
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Place cards
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Taronga Park, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Colonel Alfred Spain
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1917
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Ribbon bar from Order of Australia set, Member - 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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Palestinian traditional cross-stitch embroidered cushion cover in burgundy, made in a refugee camp

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General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Cushion covers
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Middle East
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Palestine Liberation Organisation
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1995
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Souvenir plate - for the cancelled royal visit, 1949

Souvenir plate - for the cancelled royal visit, 1949

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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Australia
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King George VI
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1949
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Square habutae silk scarf with spoke stitch hem

Square habutae silk scarf with spoke stitch hem

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Scarves
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Football plaque, inscribed 'The Fearless Shield A N Sporting Games', 1991

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Plaques
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Australia
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Australian National [Railways]
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1991
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Series of small cowrie shells attached to plant fibre by thread

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Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Shell money
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Gannon and Gibson Grocers

Gannon and Gibson Grocers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1917
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Movie style poster that reads

Movie style poster that reads "White House Corporation prese...

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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Souvenir card in collage fashion that depicts a man in Polish national costume

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Polonez Song and Dance Ensemble collection
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Cards
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Poland
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Polonez Song and Dance Ensemble
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Colourised photographic postcard of Watson's Bay and Pier

Colourised photographic postcard of Watson's Bay and Pier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1884
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Map of Australia with comparative map of the British Isles

Map of Australia with comparative map of the British Isles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Travelling trunk associated with the Cobb & Co Concord Coach used by the Nowland family

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Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 1
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Trunks
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SG Brown Ltd Type F headphones

SG Brown Ltd Type F headphones

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection no. 1
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Headphones
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Panorama of Warrnambool, VIC.

Panorama of Warrnambool, VIC.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Box from Royal Australian Mint

Box from Royal Australian Mint

Royal Australian Mint collection no. 1
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Presentation boxes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Royal Australian Mint
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1988
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Small leather case and its contents of sewing items

Small leather case and its contents of sewing items

Thompson Family collection
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Sewing equipment
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Poster

Poster

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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Lamp crafted from postcards featuring colour photographic views of Yugoslavia

Lamp crafted from postcards featuring colour photographic vi...

Ana and Martin Kovacic collection
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Table lamps
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Yugoslavia
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Circular button brooch of gold-coloured metal, part of Castellorizian formal attire worn by Rose Pappas

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George Pappas collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Megisti, Greece
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Rose Pappas
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1922
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Profile of a woman and a dove

Profile of a woman and a dove

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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