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Round hat, constructed from bright blue synthetic netting

Round hat, constructed from bright blue synthetic netting

Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1917
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Zuiderzeeclub

Zuiderzeeclub

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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India
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Fred Mitchell
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1922
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Embroidered linen centrepiece and two doilies

Embroidered linen centrepiece and two doilies

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Spokeshave branded H Docker, 1887

Spokeshave branded H Docker, 1887

John Docker collection
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Spokeshaves
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Coat hanger with a crocheted cream and apricot woollen cover

Coat hanger with a crocheted cream and apricot woollen cover

Beverly Silby collection
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Coat-hangers
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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I didn't raise my son to be a soldier

I didn't raise my son to be a soldier

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australian Army
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1914
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Imperialism and the Americans

Imperialism and the Americans

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Australia
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J S. Barker
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Film negative - Laurie Coonan shoeing a horse, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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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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1928
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Dinner place card for Colonel Alfred Spain

Dinner place card for Colonel Alfred Spain

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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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Cast iron 'D' shaped  screw lock handcuffs with key

Cast iron 'D' shaped screw lock handcuffs with key

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Handcuffs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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The Venezuela at the jetty (near side) inside the breakwater, Manilla Harbour. Feb 1917

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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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Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1977-1978

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

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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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Race to the Gold Diggings board game

Race to the Gold Diggings board game

Race to the Gold Diggings Board Game collection
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Board games
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Cheer Up Society of South Australia, America Day, fundraising badge

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Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1914
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Outer petticoat for

Outer petticoat for "Peterkin" doll

Barbara Hetherington collection
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Dolls clothing
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Girl balancing on a rope

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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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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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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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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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Printed t-shirt with image of pair of large black-outlined feet

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Dr Eve Fesl collection
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T-shirts
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Brown slip case for pay book

Brown slip case for pay book

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Document holders
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Jetty Road, Looking East, Glenelg

Jetty Road, Looking East, Glenelg

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Glenelg, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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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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Black leather bound scrapbook, Vol 2, 1926

Black leather bound scrapbook, Vol 2, 1926

Ruth Oldfield collection
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Scrapbooks
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Saxony, England
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Durrants, London
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1920
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Autographic Kodak Junior camera

Autographic Kodak Junior camera

Harold Stevens collection
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Cameras
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Rochester, New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1920
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Clarinet case

Clarinet case

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Musical instrument cases
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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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Photograph of a monument

Photograph of a monument

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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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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Running shoe, right

Running shoe, right

Nova Peris collection
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Sports footwear
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Nike
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Negative holder Double Dark

Negative holder Double Dark

Turner Family collection
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Film holders
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Licence receipt

Licence receipt

Benny Zable collection no. 1
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Receipts
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Victoria, Australia
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Road Traffic Authority, Victoria
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1986
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Australian Army brass hat badge