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Brown, grey and black patterned sleeveless dress with black belt, worn by Lindy Chamberlain

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Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 2
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Dresses
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Australia
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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1980
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Botany notebook

Botany notebook

Stella Coulter collection
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Notebooks
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Waratahs. For Auld Lang Syne

Waratahs. For Auld Lang Syne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Soup spoon

Soup spoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup spoons
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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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Patch with Moratorium symbol 'South Side Boardriders Maroubra'

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Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Cloth patches
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Souvenir cream coloured china saucer with a pattern of flowers, for the cancelled royal visit, 1949

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Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Saucers
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Australia
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1949
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Wooden photographic print frame

Wooden photographic print frame

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Contact printing frames
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jannay
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Small cream coiled open weave plastic 'crinoline' hat

Small cream coiled open weave plastic 'crinoline' hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hats
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1940
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White serviette with an embroidered design of a yellow and brown flower at each corner.

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Lois Grosse collection
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Serviettes
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Toiletry bag from the 1920s

Toiletry bag from the 1920s

Lois Grosse collection
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Toiletry bags
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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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Vera E. Ottens
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Invoice from J Jukes General Merchant, Southgate showing Muriel McPhee's haberdashery purchases

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Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1910
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Sketchbook with contents drawn by Oscar, Cooktown boy, aged 18 years

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MacKenzie collection no. 2
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Sketchbooks
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Camooweal, Queensland, Australia
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Oscar
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1894
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Steel hand drill with a round wooden handle

Steel hand drill with a round wooden handle

George O Crawford collection
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Hand drills
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George O. Crawford
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1900
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Waterside Workers Federation of Australia Sydney Branch, In memory of our fallen members at the front

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Waterside Workers Federation of Australia (Sydney Branch) collection
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Commemorative banners
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Waterside Workers Federation of Australia (Sydney Branch)
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1914
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Photograph of people on riverbank owned by Len Uren

Photograph of people on riverbank 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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Miniature medal with ribbon bow from Order of Australia set, Member - General 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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Pair of ladies black leather high heeled shoes

Pair of ladies black leather high heeled shoes

Lois Grosse collection
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Shoes
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1965
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Japanese Order of the Rising Sun, First Class, to Sir Robert Menzies

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RG Menzies collection
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Awards
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Japan
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1973
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Electrode pad

Electrode pad

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Film negative - Ullparidja people, Tomkinson Range, north of Mt Davies, South  Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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One pair women's cream cricket stockings

One pair women's cream cricket stockings

Nell McLarty collection
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Stockings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Prestige
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Wooden scribe with a wooden shaft and wooden block attached at one end with steel

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George O Crawford collection
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Woodworking tools
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George O. Crawford
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1900
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Cigarette leaving Yunnanfu per carriers

Cigarette leaving Yunnanfu per carriers

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Full length portrait photograph of Lieutenant Vincent Burns, 1916

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Vincent Burns collection
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Photographs
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Freeman & Co
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1916
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Melbourne Church of England Grammar School, Melbourne, VIC.

Melbourne Church of England Grammar School, Melbourne, VIC.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Pair of metal spurs with brown leather straps

Pair of metal spurs with brown leather straps

Colledge Family collection
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Spurs
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Piece of flint

Piece of flint

Papuan Official collection
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Stone tools
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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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Film negative - Horses watering, 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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Pair of white cotton sport socks

Pair of white cotton sport socks

ET Fealy collection
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Socks
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Square fawn-coloured lacquered canvas suitcase with a red, yellow and black stripe pattern

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Colledge Family collection
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Suitcases
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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'Subject No.6 - Women' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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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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Defend and Our Democratic Rights and Liberties

Defend and Our Democratic Rights and Liberties

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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Tweezers

Tweezers

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Fibre basket by Noreena Kadibil, 2008

Fibre basket by Noreena Kadibil, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Noreena Kadibil
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2008
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Australian Bravery Decorations set, Cross of Valour

Australian Bravery Decorations set, Cross of Valour

Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Medal with ribbon from Order of Australia set, Member - General Division, Male

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Governor-General collection
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Royal Australian Mint
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Poster advertising Regular Milk Australia's first 200 years on one litre whole milk cartons

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Advertising posters
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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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Fillet crochet doily featuring an emu

Fillet crochet doily featuring an emu

Terence Lane collection
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Doilies
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1900
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Pink plastic rounded triangular case

Pink plastic rounded triangular case

Bette McLean collection
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Cases
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Buckingham Palace, London, England
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Mrs Bette McLean
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1968
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Triumph hockey skate

Triumph hockey skate

William Vout collection
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Skates
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Mr William (Billy) Vout
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Hand painted scarf by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, Ernabella SA

Hand painted scarf by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, Ernabella SA