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Ocean Culture Sandboards

Ocean Culture Sandboards

Joanne Harvy collection
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Stickers
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Australia
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Ms Joanne Harvy
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Cartoon of Reg Buckland

Cartoon of Reg Buckland

Roger Lilford and Robbie Swan collection
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Cartoons
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Reg Buckland
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1985
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Cartoon titled 'Secret Men's Business'.

Cartoon titled 'Secret Men's Business'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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2001
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Milo tin

Milo tin

Bothwell Museum collection
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Food storage containers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nestle and Anglo Swiss Condensed Milk Co (Australasia) Limited
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1939
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Glass plate negative - Wagon carrying 8-tonne load, Victoria River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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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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Act Responsibly for Christ's Sake - Nuclear War?

Act Responsibly for Christ's Sake - Nuclear War?

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting three fish in x-ray style and a figure, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1974
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John Rodgers Marine Chronometer No 1/1853, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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John Rodgers
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1868
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Cartoon titled 'The Queue Jumper'.

Cartoon titled 'The Queue Jumper'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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2001
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Large round cloth centrepiece with yellow crochet edge

Large round cloth centrepiece with yellow crochet edge

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Table linen
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New South Wales Women's Cricket Association 1st grade premiers cloth badge, 1929-1935

New South Wales Women's Cricket Association 1st grade premie...

Fern Blade collection
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Club badges
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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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I'm heading back

I'm heading back

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Book of Psalms

Book of Psalms

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Religious books
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1839
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Smith's Weekly - Viscount Churchill Warns Australia and New Zealand in Special Article..., 1936

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Robbie Swan collection
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Advertising posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Smith's Weekly
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1936
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A Grey Day

A Grey Day

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Guard, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Guard, 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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The Complete Cricketer

The Complete Cricketer

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Albert E. Knight
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1906
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Side saddle

Side saddle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Saddles
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Photograph of coffin

Photograph of coffin

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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Book titled 'First Aid to the Injured' present to Scout Edward Burge

Book titled 'First Aid to the Injured' present to Scout Edwa...

Thompson Family collection
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Instruction books
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Australian Army 'AUSTRALIA' brass shoulder title, worn when on overseas service

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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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Independence for Australia

Independence for Australia

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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The Australian Nugget, Bicentennial Proof Issue coins and box

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N D'Cruz collection
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Commemorative coins
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1988
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Pair of pink-brown knit stockings

Pair of pink-brown knit stockings

Olga Riet collection
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Stockings
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Harbin, Heilongjiang Sheng, China
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Mrs Olga A. Riet
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1929
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Square cotton handkerchief commemorating the coronation of King George VI

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Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Handkerchiefs
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Australia
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King George VI
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1935
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Glass plate negative - Expedition buggy on bed of Todd River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Gidleigh Collection
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Fishing lures
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London, England
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1880
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Long-handled carriage whip.

Long-handled carriage whip.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Whips
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Film negative - Bert Oliffe (left) and Frank Feast doing the dishes, lunch camp, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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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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1926
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Cartoon depicting two United States Generals around a war strategy table

Cartoon depicting two United States Generals around a war st...

Louis Zmak collection
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Cartoons
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My Lai, Vietnam
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1971
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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General Motors Holden drawing, Body Trim Instruction Design AC, Part No 7409251

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Holden Designs collection
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Design drawings
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GM Holden Ltd
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L.C. needs to hype up the populace for war...

L.C. needs to hype up the populace for war...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Scout badge

Scout badge

Robin Maloney collection
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Badges
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Government of the People

Government of the People

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Iraq
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Mr Alan Moir
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Copy of a letter from George W Muller to Colonel Spain, 30 November 1917

Copy of a letter from George W Muller to Colonel Spain, 30 N...

Colonel Alfred Spain collection
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Letters
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Taronga Park, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Colonel Alfred Spain
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1917
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Packer's fuel in the crown: How Kerry rode to the rescue

Packer's fuel in the crown: How Kerry rode to the rescue

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1998
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Four Scouts tending a 'patient' on a rudimentary stretcher they are holding, with a first aid kit nearby.

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Barry Williams collection
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Photographs
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1942
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Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Stephen Stanley collection
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