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Next of Kin plaque issued to Edith Burns in respect of the service of her son, Lieutenant Vincent Burns

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Vincent Burns collection
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Plaques
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London, England
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Lieutenant Vincent A. Burns
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1919
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Australian newspapers clippings regarding the award of the MBE to W A Oldfield in June, 1970

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Ruth Oldfield collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Australia
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Mr William 'Bert' A. Oldfield
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1970
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Letter is from J A Coleman of J B Young, asking Mr Menzies, Senior Trade Commissioner, New York, to attend an awards function in New York, on their behalf

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J B Young Ltd collection
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New York, United States of America
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J A. Colman
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1964
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Rectangular ecru tablemat

Rectangular ecru tablemat

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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Newspaper clipping showing a photograph of the Illawarra Women's cricket team after defeating Newcastle in the premiership

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Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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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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Tjikalayi
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1954
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Silver presentation case for a magnifying glass

Silver presentation case for a magnifying glass

Captain Cook Magnifier collection
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Presentation cases
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London, England
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William Bayly
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1776
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Film negative - A lone huntsman, photographed by Herbert Basedow, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, 1926

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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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1926
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Miniature medal with ribbon from Order of Australia set, Member - General Division, Male

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Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Glass plate negative - Expedition camp, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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The Spring Chicken

The Spring Chicken

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Talma & Co
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Child's drawing by Amanda, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Amanda, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Amanda
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1954
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Golf club

Golf club

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dimsie Moves Up Again

Dimsie Moves Up Again

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Books
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1942
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Ribbon bar from Order of Australia set, Member - General Division, Female

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Governor-General collection
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Royal Australian Mint
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Australian against the Billabomb

Australian against the Billabomb

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Island Bay - one of the resorts on the Island for launch parties. 2.7.1922

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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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US Legion of Merit to Sir Robert Menzies

US Legion of Merit to Sir Robert Menzies

RG Menzies collection
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Awards
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United States of America
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1950
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Nova Peris' 1995 Hockey Champions Trophy medal

Nova Peris' 1995 Hockey Champions Trophy medal

Nova Peris collection
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Sports medals
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Argentina
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1995
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Piece of flint

Piece of flint

Papuan Official collection
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Stone tools
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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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Camel Corps Christmas card to the McPhee family from Will Boothby

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Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Christmas cards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1910
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Glass plate negative - Camels pulling the expedition buggy, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Culinary Persinware kitchen scales

Culinary Persinware kitchen scales

Bryan Matthews collection
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Kitchen scales
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs June G. Matthews
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1953
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The Amalgamated Printing Trades Union Review. Vol.43, No.9. June 1964

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Journals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Amalgamated Printing Trades Union
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1964
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Novelty ceramic ashtray or pin tray in the form of a young girl

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JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 3
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Ashtrays
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Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mashman Bros
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1910
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The teamster's camp

The teamster's camp

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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Republic of Australia

Republic of Australia

Robert Darby collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Paul J. Keating
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1996
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LA PEROUSE MONUMENT, BOTANY, NEAR SYDNEY.

LA PEROUSE MONUMENT, BOTANY, NEAR SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Art Series
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Brown leather suitcase with 'W.H.E.' (Walter Herbert Eddison) impressed in black in the centre of the lid

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Marion Douglas and Pamela Yonge collection
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Suitcases
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Walter H. Eddison
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1913
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Chart of the Murray River from Wentworth to above Danger Island

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Trevor Reed collection
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Navigational charts
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Wentworth, New South Wales, Australia
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1885
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Keep Politics Out Of Sport Moscow Olympics

Keep Politics Out Of Sport Moscow Olympics

Robert Darby collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Driving for disarmament, the peace bus

Driving for disarmament, the peace bus

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1984
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Embroidery - Crochet butterfly, Mornington Island QLD

Embroidery - Crochet butterfly, Mornington Island QLD

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Artworks
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Uluru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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A swollen creek

A swollen creek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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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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Album of newspaper clippings, Miss Jean Batten, South Atlantic Flight

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Albums
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side