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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Pair of epaulettes for a Senior Scout's uniform

Pair of epaulettes for a Senior Scout's uniform

Barry Williams collection
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Epaulettes
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1942
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Freemason's Order of Malta cap

Freemason's Order of Malta cap

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Caps
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Mr Leslie H. Gale
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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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Conical copper vase

Conical copper vase

Smith Family collection
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Vases
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Australia
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1930
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The bullock team

The bullock team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Black leather bound scrapbook, Vol 1, 1926

Black leather bound scrapbook, Vol 1, 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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Needlework for Student Teachers

Needlework for Student Teachers

Stella Coulter collection
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Textbooks
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Australian mining. The upper stopes of a gold mine

Australian mining. The upper stopes of a gold mine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Black metal

Black metal "Winner" brand, hand operated sewing machine

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Sewing machines
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United States of America
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Glass plate negative - Frank Feast, wearing a World War I uniform, walking beside the expedition buggy, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Book titled 'Wedding Dress 1740-1970' written by Madelaine Ginsburg

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Margot Child collection
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Books
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London, England
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Victoria and Albert Museum
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1740
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Case for Nova Peris' 4 x 100m relay gold medal from the 1998 Kuala Lumpur Commonwealth Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Presentation cases
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Nova Peris
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1998
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AIM bookstall table with two men standing behind.

AIM bookstall table with two men standing behind.

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney

Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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Emden's Gun

Emden's Gun

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Kodak
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Scout Barry Williams squatting down to chop a log with a hatchet.

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Barry Williams collection
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1942
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Colour lithograph showing a collage of Gumnut Babies by May Gibbs

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 5
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Lithographs
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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1920
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Monotype, Beket Information

Monotype, Beket Information

Les Robertson collection
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Information tables
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Glass plate negative - Branding horses in stockyard, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Side plates
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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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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Cooking implement consisting of two squares of gridded wire hinged with wire loops

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Cooking equipment
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Ear ornaments

Ear ornaments

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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Film negative - A billabong, south of the Roper River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Composing rule

Composing 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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Order of Australia set, Member - Military Division, Female

Order of Australia set, Member - Military Division, Female

Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Current flow meter in box, with accessories

Current flow meter in box, with accessories

Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Meters
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Land grant issued to Hannibal Macarthur signed by Governor Lachlan Macquarie, 17 August 1819

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Colonial Land Grants collection
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Deeds
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Lachlan Macquarie
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1819
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Pair of black leather shoes with black ribbon and gold buckle forming part of the Lady in Redingote set by Ermenegildo Zegna

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Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Shoes
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Biagio
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1988
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Glass plate negative - Women and children at campsite, Darwin, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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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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1922
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Glass plate negative - Men working in stockyards, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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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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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, MISC 79 (Cosmos) 1983

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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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Tirranna Picnic Race Club members register and records of payments, 1914 to 1915 and 1920 to 1922

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Tirranna Race Club collection
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Registers
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1914
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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessert dishes
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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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Photograph of a bridge over a water way with two people standing on it

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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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Ebony walking stick presented to Sir George Houstoun Reid by Lloyd George on 27 March 1917

Ebony walking stick presented to Sir George Houstoun Reid by...