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'Doolagas' clothing label

'Doolagas' clothing label

Doolagahs Indigenous Design collection
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Clothing labels
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Lace-edged drawer liner featuring a paper cut-out rose decoration over a white satin insert

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Furniture accessories
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Black top hat

Black top hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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French Day, November 1917, fundraising badge

French Day, November 1917, fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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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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Firefighter's gold painted helmet

Firefighter's gold painted helmet

Geoff Gray collection
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Firefighters helmets
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Dessert spoon

Dessert spoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessertspoons
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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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Ornamental shoulder band

Ornamental shoulder band

Dr William Warner collection
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Personal adornments
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Fastening pin for latch on chronometer

Fastening pin for latch on chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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1923
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Timber plate with image of an indigenous man holding a spear, made by Bill Onus

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Artworks
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Australia
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Bill Onus
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Page from an exercise book containing handwritten prayer or hymn

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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1965
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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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Cream and tan square tablemat

Cream and tan square tablemat

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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Robber arrested by one of the patrols on the road between Tunghai and Shilping

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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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Scrapbook or sewing workbook titled

Scrapbook or sewing workbook titled "Correspondence School 1...

Nettie McColive collection
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Scrapbooks
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South Australia, Australia
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Super Primary Department, Adelaide
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1932
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White plastic racing helmet with visor, worn by racing car driver Miss Shirley Hodder, c.1954-1957

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Shirley Hodder collection
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Sports safety helmets
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Denmark
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Mrs Shirley Tuff
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1954
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Sixteen associated Royal Agricultural Society of N.S.W. Lady's and Member badges

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Colledge Family collection
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Badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Medal ribbon in an envelope

Medal ribbon in an envelope

Parsons collection
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Medal ribbons
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Fretsaw blade

Fretsaw blade

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Saw blades
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career 1969

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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Picnic set

Picnic set

Felicita Carr collection
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Picnic sets
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1940
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Good luck be with you

Good luck be with you

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Val Plumwood's hiking boots, pair 2

Val Plumwood's hiking boots, pair 2

Val Plumwood collection
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Boots
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Film negative - Jetty, Fowlers Bay, South Australia, 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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Elementry Physiology

Elementry Physiology

Thompson Family collection
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Textbooks
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E Selems Log Hauling Plant, Mittagong

E Selems Log Hauling Plant, Mittagong

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mittagong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1917
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Souvenir octagonal white bone china sugar bowl with a transfer on the side titled 'The Speaker's Chair, Parliament House Canberra, Federal Territory'

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Sugar bowls
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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No Uranium Mining

No Uranium Mining

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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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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Unknown
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1954
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Cream cotton corset

Cream cotton corset

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Corsets
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1900
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Case for Commemorative coin designed by Nova Peris for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Presentation cases
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Miner's short-handled pick

Miner's short-handled pick

Claude Dunshea collection no. 1
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Picks
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Shoalhaven Gorge, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Claude Dunshea
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1930
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Glass plate negative - Baobab marked by Captain Lort Stokes' party in 1838, May River, off Stokes Bay, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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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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1916
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A.A.S.E Jamborette badge

A.A.S.E Jamborette badge

Dr Stephen Jani collection
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Badges
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Ingleburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Dr Istvan Jani
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1960
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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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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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Wooden photographic print frame

Wooden photographic print frame

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Contact printing frames
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United Kingdom
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Jannay
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Souvenir badge for the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

Souvenir badge for the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

Daphne Mabbott collection
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Commemorative badges
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England
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1953
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Spell oh! At a country Inn for Tiffen

Spell oh! At a country Inn for Tiffen

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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Black typed document titled 'Przebieg slusby wojskewej'

Black typed document titled 'Przebieg slusby wojskewej'

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Documents
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Poland
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1917
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Letter to Mr R C Davey, Chief Finance Officer, New York, from Jim Coleman of J B Young, mentioning an earlier letter sent to Mr H C Menzies

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Business letters
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New York, United States of America
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