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Brown cloth with a rural scene printed on it for embroidering

Brown cloth with a rural scene printed on it for embroiderin...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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Photograph of a man and two women owned by Len Uren

Photograph of a man and two women 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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Letter from Edward, Prince of Wales, to the children of Australia, issued during his visit to Australia, dated 16 August 1920

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Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Letters
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Australia
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Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex
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1920
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Kangaroo Man costume

Kangaroo Man costume

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Performance costumes
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Embroidered handmade doily

Embroidered handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1900
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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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1973
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Save Transylvania

Save Transylvania

Otto Cserhalmi collection
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T-shirts
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Ned Kelly with group of children

Ned Kelly with group of children

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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Colourised photographic postcard of Mosman, NSW

Colourised photographic postcard of Mosman, 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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Atlas with 'Charles Manthorpe, 1854' handrwitten on the end paper

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Barbara Hetherington collection
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Atlases
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London, England
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Cadell & Davies, Strand & Longman & Rees
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1806
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Drill

Drill

George Henry Taylor collection
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Drills
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Australia
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Stanley
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Blue Ford Falcon XA panel van and contents, used by anti-nuclear and peace activist Benny Zable

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Benny Zable collection no. 1
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Vehicles
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Australia
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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited
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1973
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Oval cotton tray cloth with scalloped crochet edge and white work

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Table linen
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Australian Imperial Forces cricket team flag, 1919

Australian Imperial Forces cricket team flag, 1919

Ruth Oldfield collection
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Australian flags
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Gallipoli, Turkey
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Mr William 'Bert' A. Oldfield
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1919
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Pink flower with silver ball and purple frill, on wire

Pink flower with silver ball and purple frill, on wire

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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Wooden toy car

Wooden toy car

Suncoast Pioneer Village collection
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Toy motor cars
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Bli Bli, Queensland, Australia
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Suncoast Pioneer Village
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1920
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Member of the Order of the British Empire (Civil) awarded to Sheila Ruth Collett on 1 January 1957

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Sheila Ruth Collett collection
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Medals
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England
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Royal Mint
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1952
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Child's dress made with a floral, broderie anglaise fabric by Cheryle Sawtell as a gift for Kahlia Chamberlain

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Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 2
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Dresses
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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1984
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Perfume bottle

Perfume bottle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Perfume bottles
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Miniature medal with ribbon from Order of Australia set, Companion - Military Division, Male

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Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Australian Women's Cricket Team baggage label

Australian Women's Cricket Team baggage label

Nance Pownall collection
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Baggage labels
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Australia
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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Bottle green hat band

Bottle green hat band

Nanette Ward collection
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Hat trimmings
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Edgar R. Mayne
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I will help until the war is won

I will help until the war is won

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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1914
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Ayers Rock honey

Ayers Rock honey

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Australian Army brass collar badge

Australian Army brass collar badge

Alison Hope Oliver collection
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Military badges
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Egypt
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Alison H. Oliver
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1915
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Multi-coloured badge

Multi-coloured badge

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Piece of fabric screenprinted with the 'Kangaroo Hunt' pattern, made by Annan Fabrics, Mosman, about 1941

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Alexandra Kirkwood collection
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Screenprints
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Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Annan Fabrics
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1941
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Three tablemats

Three tablemats

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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Straw sun hat featuring artificial blue cornflowers

Straw sun hat featuring artificial blue cornflowers

Margaret Coen collection
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Sun hats
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Margaret Coen
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Pair of brown canvas and leather naval gaiters

Pair of brown canvas and leather naval gaiters

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Gaiters
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Row of cells and walkway, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Row of cells and walkway, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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'New Zealand, Australia and the United States Foreign Policy; A very brief history', a paper presented to the National Anti-War Conference by Alister Taylor

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Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Theses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alister Taylor
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1971
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Metal tray

Metal tray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Trays
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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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Rovers Scouts epaulette slide

Rovers Scouts epaulette slide

John Wanless collection
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Uniform accessories
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Boy Scouts Association
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Mafoss preparing a caravan load in front of BAT Quarters, 1919

Mafoss preparing a caravan load in front of BAT Quarters, 19...

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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White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup bowls
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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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Box containing four sets of lantern slides

Box containing four sets of lantern slides

Reverend Canon HR Cavalier collection
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Lantern slides
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Glenelg, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Reverend F H. Stokes
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1909
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Plastic doll of the Queen Mother, who is wearing a silver crown and metallic gold dress

Plastic doll of the Queen Mother, who is wearing a silver cr...