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Putting on a load - the average animal will carry up to 200lbs up and down hill, day after day. 1919

Putting on a load - the average animal will carry up to 200l...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Scout patrol leaders fleur-de-lys hat badge

Scout patrol leaders fleur-de-lys hat badge

Barry Williams collection
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Badges
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1942
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Nature Study sketchbook by Mary Kendall 1910s

Nature Study sketchbook by Mary Kendall 1910s

David and Gianna Sudholz collection
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Sketchbooks
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Natimuk, Victoria, Australia
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Mary Kendall
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1911
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Vive La France Nov. 1917

Vive La France Nov. 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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France
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1917
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Maltese cross pendant

Maltese cross pendant

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Pendants
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Sir Hubert F. Opperman
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Variometer

Variometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Variometers
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Textile sample

Textile sample

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Textile samplers
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Angkaliya Brumby
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Embroidered silk postcard from World War 1

Embroidered silk postcard from World War 1

Alice Eaton collection
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France
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1918
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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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Stuffed toy pig prize won by Erin Craig for having the reddest hair of children aboard SS Lurline, 1946

Stuffed toy pig prize won by Erin Craig for having the redde...

Erin Craig collection
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Toy pigs
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Pacific Ocean
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Erin Craig
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1946
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Fork

Fork

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Forks
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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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Carpenter's adjustable wooden bevel square

Carpenter's adjustable wooden bevel square

Giovanni Barresi collection
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Bevels
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Vizzini, Sicily, Catania, Italy
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Mr Giovanni Barresi
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1952
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Nova Peris' 4 x 100m relay gold medal from the 1998 Kuala Lumpur Commonwealth Games in a case

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Nova Peris collection
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Sports medals
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Nova Peris
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1998
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Tea-towel printed with 'The Peace Bus; driving for disarmament'

Tea-towel printed with 'The Peace Bus; driving for disarmame...

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Tea-towels
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1984
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Toy potato masher

Toy potato masher

Bridge Family collection no. 1
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Kitchen toys
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Mrs Eslee Bridge
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1920
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The Last of England's Infamous Felon Fleet The Convict Ship

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Jay Kruizenga collection
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Pamphlets
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United States of America
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Convict Ship 'Success' Touring Museum
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1924
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Bum bag

Bum bag

Jessie Luckman collection
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Belt pouches
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Companion brand blowtorch

Companion brand blowtorch

George and Mary Weir collection
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Blowtorches
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Sweden
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Max Sievert AB
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1949
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Australian Types - The Boundary Rider

Australian Types - The Boundary Rider

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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John Rodgers Marine Chronometer No 1/1853, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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John Rodgers
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1868
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Medal with ribbon bow from Order of Australia set, Officer - Military Division, Female

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Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Photographic postcard of Balmoral Beach, NSW

Photographic postcard of Balmoral Beach, NSW

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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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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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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Octagonal white bone china cup, featuring a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair, and a matching saucer

Octagonal white bone china cup, featuring a picture of the S...

Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Cups and saucers
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Australian Bravery Decorations set, Star of Courage

Australian Bravery Decorations set, Star of Courage

Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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Rotary burr

Rotary burr

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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Metal rule

Metal 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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HMV 78rpm record

HMV 78rpm record

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Audio records
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His Master's Voice
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S.W.W.C.A. 1934 England Visit Australia

S.W.W.C.A. 1934 England Visit Australia

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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England
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Elizabeth 'Betty' A. Snowball
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Photograph of a view of a town and harbour with hills in the distance

Photograph of a view of a town and harbour with hills in the...