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Black and white photograph of Australian swimmers Fanny Durack and Mia Wylie with British swimmer Jennie Fletcher

Black and white photograph of Australian swimmers Fanny Dura...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack
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1910
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Three pronged steel fork

Three pronged steel fork

Anne Girard collection
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Table forks
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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1900
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Xmas Table at Drakes 1921

Xmas Table at Drakes 1921

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 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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Blue velvet drawstring pouch

Blue velvet drawstring pouch

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Pouches
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Engine logbook of HB-OFU with letter and flight logbook

Engine logbook of HB-OFU with letter and flight logbook

Neil Jensen collection
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Aircraft logbooks
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Stripping an Average Australian Wheat Crop

Stripping an Average Australian Wheat Crop

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Atlas Press Pty Ltd
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1920
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Australia's Waratah

Australia's Waratah

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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Japara food bag.

Japara food bag.

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Storage bags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1912
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Chisel

Chisel

John Docker collection
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Chisels
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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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Aseptic absorbent surgeon's towel

Aseptic absorbent surgeon's towel

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Surgical equipment
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Photograph of Winnie O'Sullivan and Lily Molloy and others

Photograph of Winnie O'Sullivan and Lily Molloy and others

Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographs
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Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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Winnie O'Sullivan
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1917
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Side saddle

Side saddle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Saddles
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Pair of canvas and leather gaiters

Pair of canvas and leather gaiters

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Gaiters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Wooden hall chair with a removable black felt cushion, from the Prime Minister's Lodge

Wooden hall chair with a removable black felt cushion, from ...

Department of Home Affairs (Prime Minister's Lodge) collection
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Chairs
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Australia
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Mrs Ruth Lane Poole
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1926
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Harness buckle

Harness buckle

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Horse tack
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1949
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Textile sample

Textile sample

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Textile pieces
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Angkaliya Brumby
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Mauve satin covered ladies left shoe

Mauve satin covered ladies left shoe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoes
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Switzerland
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Farmers Co Ltd
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1920
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Red, white and black placemat

Red, white and black placemat

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Tablemats
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Angkaliya Brumby
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Mercer Marine Chronometer No 13290 in a wooden case

Mercer Marine Chronometer No 13290 in a wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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1923
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No Dams in SW Tasmania. World Heritage

No Dams in SW Tasmania. World Heritage

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
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Australian types. The Swagman

Australian types. The Swagman

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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Elementry Physiology

Elementry Physiology

Thompson Family collection
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Textbooks
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Green hinged medal case

Green hinged medal case

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Medal cases
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Long building with a high roof and three arches along one side

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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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Wallace's bird of paradise

Wallace's bird of paradise

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Art Series
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

Papuan Official collection
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Torso armour
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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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The Epicurean.  A Tale and Alciphron.

The Epicurean. A Tale and Alciphron.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1838
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May your New Year be a Happy One Loving greetings now are spoken, ..

May your New Year be a Happy One Loving greetings now are sp...

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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Shellwork Sydney Harbour Bridge, La Perouse, Sydney

Shellwork Sydney Harbour Bridge, La Perouse, Sydney

Esme Timbery collection
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Ornaments
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Esme Timbery
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2006
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Chair' travelling - this style of chair for city use only. Yunnanfu, July, 1920

Chair' travelling - this style of chair for city use only. Y...

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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Timber plate with image of an indigenous woman carrying a wooden container on her head, made by Bill Onus

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Artworks
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