Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Explore sets

Objects

Image Title and collection What Where Who When
Colourised photographic post card of Clifton Gardens, NSW

Colourised photographic post card of Clifton Gardens, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Charles H. Kerry
Apply Charles H. Kerry filter
1884
Apply 1884 filter
Sample bag used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

Sample bag used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

D J Mulvaney collection
Apply D J Mulvaney collection filter
Sample bags
Apply Sample bags filter
Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
Apply Professor Derek J. Mulvaney filter
Nail punch

Nail punch

John Docker collection
Apply John Docker collection filter
Punches
Apply Punches filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Ted Docker
Apply Mr Ted Docker filter
1920
Apply 1920 filter
Australian newspapers clippings regarding the award of the MBE to W A Oldfield in June, 1970

Australian newspapers clippings regarding the award of the M...

Ruth Oldfield collection
Apply Ruth Oldfield collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Mr William 'Bert' A. Oldfield
Apply Mr William 'Bert' A. Oldfield filter
1970
Apply 1970 filter
The bush hut

The bush hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
J Hutchings
Apply J Hutchings filter
Fibre basket by Sarah Brooks, 2008

Fibre basket by Sarah Brooks, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
Apply Canning Stock Route collection filter
Baskets
Apply Baskets filter
Canning Stock Route, , Australia
Apply Canning Stock Route, , Australia filter
Sarah Brooks
Apply Sarah Brooks filter
2008
Apply 2008 filter
Soup spoon

Soup spoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
Apply Pennington Migrant Centre collection filter
Soup spoons
Apply Soup spoons filter
Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Pennington Migrant Centre
Apply Pennington Migrant Centre filter
1940
Apply 1940 filter
Buggy 1999

Buggy 1999

Liesl Rockchild collection
Apply Liesl Rockchild collection filter
Bush toys
Apply Bush toys filter
Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Douglas Wallace
Apply Douglas Wallace filter
1999
Apply 1999 filter
Stub of a wax candle

Stub of a wax candle

John Docker collection
Apply John Docker collection filter
Candles
Apply Candles filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Ted Docker
Apply Mr Ted Docker filter
1920
Apply 1920 filter
Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Doilies
Apply Doilies filter
Drawing depicting Prime Minister, Mr William (Billy) Hughes, gazing into an oversized mirror

Drawing depicting Prime Minister, Mr William (Billy) Hughes,...

Eveline Coulter collection
Apply Eveline Coulter collection filter
Cartoons
Apply Cartoons filter
Sir David A. Low
Apply Sir David A. Low filter
1917
Apply 1917 filter
Earring

Earring

Papuan Official collection
Apply Papuan Official collection filter
Earrings
Apply Earrings filter
Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
Apply Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania filter
Mr F R. Cawley
Apply Mr F R. Cawley filter
1922
Apply 1922 filter
Drawstring suspender bandage

Drawstring suspender bandage

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
Apply Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection filter
Bandages
Apply Bandages filter
Get Ready for the First Victory Loan Make an Advance Subscription Now

Get Ready for the First Victory Loan Make an Advance Subscri...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 11
Apply People's Paraphernalia collection no. 11 filter
Advertising posters
Apply Advertising posters filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
War Loans and National Savings Campaigns
Apply War Loans and National Savings Campaigns filter
1944
Apply 1944 filter
Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
Apply Turner Family collection filter
Cigarette cards
Apply Cigarette cards filter
The Way of the Red Cross in the Great War 1917

The Way of the Red Cross in the Great War 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
Apply Social History Museums (South Australia) collection filter
Commemorative badges
Apply Commemorative badges filter
North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
A W. Patrick
Apply A W. Patrick filter
1917
Apply 1917 filter
Senator Natasha Stott-Despoja's leather backpack

Senator Natasha Stott-Despoja's leather backpack

Natasha Stott Despoja collection
Apply Natasha Stott Despoja collection filter
Backpacks
Apply Backpacks filter
Senator Natasha J. Stott-Despoja
Apply Senator Natasha J. Stott-Despoja filter
Photograph of ruined historical building owned by Len Uren

Photograph of ruined historical building owned by Len Uren

Len Uren collection
Apply Len Uren collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Leonard S. Uren
Apply Leonard S. Uren filter
1915
Apply 1915 filter
Sir David Beatty, Admiral of the Fleet, Royal Navy

Sir David Beatty, Admiral of the Fleet, Royal Navy

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
Apply Social History Museums (South Australia) collection filter
Badges
Apply Badges filter
England
Apply England filter
Sir David Beatty
Apply Sir David Beatty filter
1914
Apply 1914 filter
Demobilised Sailors Soldiers & Airmens Assoc

Demobilised Sailors Soldiers & Airmens Assoc

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
Apply Social History Museums (South Australia) collection filter
Membership badges
Apply Membership badges filter
Demobilised Sailors, Soldiers & Airmens Association
Apply Demobilised Sailors, Soldiers & Airmens Association filter
1914
Apply 1914 filter
Yarn with hair string binding

Yarn with hair string binding

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
Apply Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1 filter
Personal adornments
Apply Personal adornments filter
'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

'New Zealand, Australia and the United States Foreign Policy...

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
Apply Elsie Gare collection no. 1 filter
Theses
Apply Theses filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Alister Taylor
Apply Alister Taylor filter
1971
Apply 1971 filter
Dolly clothes peg

Dolly clothes peg

Margaret Heap collection
Apply Margaret Heap collection filter
Clothes pegs
Apply Clothes pegs filter
New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
Apply New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia filter
Pioneer Woodware Co
Apply Pioneer Woodware Co filter
1950
Apply 1950 filter
Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
Apply Lois Grosse collection filter
Doilies
Apply Doilies filter
Two copies of the book 'The Cricket Field' by James Pycroft

Two copies of the book 'The Cricket Field' by James Pycroft

Nanette Ward collection
Apply Nanette Ward collection filter
Books
Apply Books filter
London, England
Apply London, England filter
James Pycroft
Apply James Pycroft filter
Pair of leather, salmon coloured ballet shoes

Pair of leather, salmon coloured ballet shoes

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
Apply Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3 filter
Ballet shoes
Apply Ballet shoes filter
Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
Apply Turner Family collection filter
Cigarette cards
Apply Cigarette cards filter
White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
Apply Pennington Migrant Centre collection filter
Dessert dishes
Apply Dessert dishes filter
Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Pennington Migrant Centre
Apply Pennington Migrant Centre filter
1940
Apply 1940 filter
Knife

Knife

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
Apply Pennington Migrant Centre collection filter
Knives
Apply Knives filter
Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Pennington Migrant Centre
Apply Pennington Migrant Centre filter
1940
Apply 1940 filter
Pair of white stretch satin gloves

Pair of white stretch satin gloves

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
Apply Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2 filter
Gloves
Apply Gloves filter
Order of Australia set, Member - General Division, Female

Order of Australia set, Member - General Division, Female

Governor-General collection
Apply Governor-General collection filter
Medals
Apply Medals filter
Royal Australian Mint
Apply Royal Australian Mint filter
Penis cover

Penis cover

Papuan Official collection
Apply Papuan Official collection filter
Penis sheaths
Apply Penis sheaths filter
Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
Apply Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania filter
Mr Leo Austen
Apply Mr Leo Austen filter
1922
Apply 1922 filter
Neck Decoration for the Order of the Companion of Honour to Sir Robert Menzies

Neck Decoration for the Order of the Companion of Honour to ...

RG Menzies collection
Apply RG Menzies collection filter
Awards
Apply Awards filter
London, England
Apply London, England filter
Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
Apply Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies filter
1951
Apply 1951 filter
Oppose Foreign Bases in SE Asia

Oppose Foreign Bases in SE Asia

Robert Darby collection no. 2
Apply Robert Darby collection no. 2 filter