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Three linen doilies, all embroidered with a flower design, and individually with 'Cheese', 'Cake', or 'Biscuits'

Three linen doilies, all embroidered with a flower design, a...

Kaye Loder collection
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Australian mining - Prospecting for gold, 21 January 1909

Australian mining - Prospecting for gold, 21 January 1909

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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1909
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Circular Quay in Sydney

Circular Quay in Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Paved area leading to cells Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Paved area leading to cells 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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'Ngunarrmanya', painted by Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra, 1974

'Ngunarrmanya', painted by Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra, 1...

Fred Myers collection
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Paintings
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra
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1974
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Coat hanger with dark blue fabric and crocheted white nylon cover

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Beverly Silby collection
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Coat-hangers
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Souvenir toy medal for Royal Visit 1954

Souvenir toy medal for Royal Visit 1954

Daphne Mabbott collection
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Commemorative medallions
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Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1953
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Funnel

Funnel

Thompson Family collection
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Funnels
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Australia
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Willow Ware Australia Pty Ltd
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Birds eye view from the Sim Co. department Stores roof at Canton Nov 1921

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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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Assorted zippers and fabric

Assorted zippers and fabric

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Zippers
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Kalgan 10.10.1913 View of a portion of the town from the Hill at the West

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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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You love them - Fight for them!

You love them - Fight for them!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 6
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Political posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Victorian State Recruiting Committee
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1939
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Native Bear. When the moon is brightly shining

Native Bear. When the moon is brightly shining

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Marlborough Art Co
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Rectangular light green tapestry with a red and a blue two flower as the central feature

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Nettie McColive collection
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Tapestries
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Miniature medal with ribbon from Order of Australia set, Companion - General Division, Male

Miniature medal with ribbon from Order of Australia set, Com...

Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Trans-Australian Railway. The Inma Dancers

Trans-Australian Railway. The Inma Dancers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Trans-Australian Railway
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1912
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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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Small hardback book titled 'The St John Ambulance Association'

Small hardback book titled 'The St John Ambulance Associatio...

Thompson Family collection
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Household manuals
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Photograph of a view of a town and harbour with hills in the distance

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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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Mitten made from the base of a hessian sack

Mitten made from the base of a hessian sack

ET Fealy collection
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Mittens
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A Walk on the Peak Hong Kong Sept 1921

A Walk on the Peak Hong Kong Sept 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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Money bag used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Money bag used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Conway Tighe collection
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Bags
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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England
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Red fabric headband worn by Barrie Pittock

Red fabric headband worn by Barrie Pittock

Barrie Pittock collection
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Headbands
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Dr Barrie Pittock
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1970
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Glass plate negative - Two men throwing spears

Glass plate negative - Two men throwing spears

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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British passport issued on 12/5/1917 to Karl Henry Aumuller

British passport issued on 12/5/1917 to Karl Henry Aumuller

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Passports
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China
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1917
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'Subject No.10 - Achievers' 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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1988
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Catholic Boy Scouts of Ireland rank badge, Bi Ullamh

Catholic Boy Scouts of Ireland rank badge, Bi Ullamh

Robin Maloney collection
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Club badges
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Pale blue crushed velvet covered coat hanger

Pale blue crushed velvet covered coat hanger

Beverly Silby collection
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Coat-hangers
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Album of newspaper clippings, January to March 1935

Album of newspaper clippings, January to March 1935

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Albums
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Woven fabric skirt

Woven fabric skirt

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Skirts
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Angkaliya Brumby
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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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View from South Side Window of Number 82 the peak looking towards Deep Water Bay & Repulse Bay

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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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Pair of running shoes

Pair of running shoes

Nova Peris collection
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Sports footwear
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Nova Peris
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Scout Patrol Leader's fleur-de-lys lapel badge

Scout Patrol Leader's fleur-de-lys lapel badge

Barry Williams collection
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Badges
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1942
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Round brimless ladies 'turban' style dress hat made with silver lurex fabric

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Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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Paramount Six Day Cycle Race sash

Paramount Six Day Cycle Race sash

Ken Ross collection
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Sashes
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Mr Ken Ross
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Life jacket

Life jacket

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Life jackets
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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Wedding photograph

Wedding photograph

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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1922
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Horse with a seated rider, and four individual horses 1997, 1999

Horse with a seated rider, and four individual horses 1997, ...

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Young
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1997
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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School library book bag used by Lois Grosse's children

School library book bag used by Lois Grosse's children

Lois Grosse collection
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Book bags
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Australia wants to be nuclear free tea-towel

Australia wants to be nuclear free tea-towel

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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