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Rounding up a straggler

Rounding up a straggler

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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Black, white and pink leaflet printed for Australia's 150th Anniversary in 1938

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Noble Numismatics collection
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Leaflets
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New South Wales, Australia
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Australia's 150th Anniversary Celebrations Council
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1938
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Skin Hunters

Skin Hunters

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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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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Emergency signalling mirror, used by Major Les Hiddins

Emergency signalling mirror, used by Major Les Hiddins

Les Hiddins collection
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Mirrors
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Les Hiddins
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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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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Certificat de letat, Valeur 1000 roubles, Interets 4 1/2%, Banque Fonciere

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Olga Riet collection
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Financial records
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Harbin, Heilongjiang Sheng, China
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Mrs Olga A. Riet
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1929
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Dinna Forget, Army Nurses Day October 27th, 1917

Dinna Forget, Army Nurses Day October 27th, 1917

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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Fine tooth saw blade

Fine tooth saw 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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Postman's standard issue blue fabric peaked cap with Telecom badge

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Catherine Davenport collection
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Caps
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Robert P. Davenport
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1975
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Rectangular metal match box container with text K.H.A. Hongkong, Nov. 1922

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Match containers
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Hong Kong
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1922
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Handmade copper hammer

Handmade copper hammer

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Hammers
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1876

Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1876

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Folders
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Test chart

Test chart

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Eye charts
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Photograph of four people in a row boat owned by Len Uren

Photograph of four people in a row boat owned by Len Uren

Len Uren collection
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Photographs
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Leonard S. Uren
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1915
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Scout badge

Scout badge

Robin Maloney collection
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Small hardback book titled 'The St John Ambulance Association'

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Thompson Family collection
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Household manuals
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The Common-Sense Cookery Book

The Common-Sense Cookery Book

Cookbook Collection
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A fair prospect

A fair prospect

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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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 Myles J. Dunphy
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1932
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Blue nylon airmail bag, printed with '50th anniversary air mail covers re-enactment flight first official air mail Australia - New Zealand 1934-1984...11th April 1984'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1984
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Framed certificate of the RAILMEC Quality Policy

Framed certificate of the RAILMEC Quality Policy

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Certificates
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Australia
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Australian National Railways Commission
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1997
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'Subject No.4 - Reform' bicentennial commemorative milk cartons

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1987
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Black and white negative glass lantern slide - Strawbridge Springs, eastern Tomkinson Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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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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1903
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Hands Off!! Rainforests

Hands Off!! Rainforests

Cairns and Far North Queensland Environment Centre collection
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Banners
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Ida Mc Leish
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Vietnam Moratorium Withdrawal All Troops Now

Vietnam Moratorium Withdrawal All Troops Now

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Vietnam
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1975
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Sympathy card containing letter

Sympathy card containing letter

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1973
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Atlas [belonged to W.P. Faithfull and Mrs Faithfull 1830-1840s.]

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Atlases
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Adze

Adze

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1917
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Needlework for Student Teachers

Needlework for Student Teachers

Stella Coulter collection
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Textbooks
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Rectangular unopened package of Greenhalgh's brand large sterile dressings

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Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Dressings
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Lime green crocheted wool egg cosy in the shape of a chicken

Lime green crocheted wool egg cosy in the shape of a chicken

Lois Grosse collection
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Covers
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Stop Omega US Bases Out

Stop Omega US Bases Out

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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View of France-Belgium gallery, Australian War Memorial, Canberra

View of France-Belgium gallery, Australian War Memorial, Can...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australian War Memorial, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Ter...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Crochet covered hockey ball

Crochet covered hockey ball

William Vout collection
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Sports balls
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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The Imp

The Imp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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1906
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Poster with text 'Art at work...trade union contribution towards building Australian culture'

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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Australia
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Ear pendant

Ear pendant

Papuan Official collection
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Body jewellery
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1922
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Glass plate negative - Expedition buggy on bed of Todd River, Northern Territory, 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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Slumberland - Cowan Creek

Slumberland - Cowan Creek