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Sauce Dispenser

Sauce Dispenser

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dispensers
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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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Timber plate with image of an indigenous man holding a spearthrower and a spear, made by Bill Onus

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Artworks
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Australia
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Bill Onus
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Photographic postcard of Sydney Harbour from Kirribilli Point, NSW

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1884
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Burra Cheer-Up Society, Violet Day, 6 July 1917, fundraising badge

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Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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Repatriation Day fundraising badge

Repatriation Day fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1915
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Photograph of Ruby Monaghan playing cricket

Photograph of Ruby Monaghan playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Underwood No 5 Manual Typewriter

Underwood No 5 Manual Typewriter

Else Alsop collection
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Typewriters
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United States of America
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Underwood Typewriter Company
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1919
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Dessert spoon

Dessert spoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessertspoons
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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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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

Papuan Official collection
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Smoking pipes
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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 Hambeldon Men

The Hambeldon Men

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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England, United Kingdom
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E V. Lucas
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1907
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Australian mining. The upper stopes of a gold mine

Australian mining. The upper stopes of a gold mine

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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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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Square predominantly orange embroidery piece featuring motifs from Galicia, Ukraine

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Marta Sybaczynsky collection no. 1
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Textiles
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss A Butchatsky
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1979
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Ratemeter

Ratemeter

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Wooden plane

Wooden plane

George O Crawford collection
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Planes
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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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Ovaltine tin

Ovaltine tin

Bothwell Museum collection
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Food storage containers
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Herefordshire, England
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A Wander Ltd
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1940
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Khaki gaiters with velcro fastening and drawstrings

Khaki gaiters with velcro fastening and drawstrings

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Gaiters
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Australia Day sports medal in brown presentation case, 1980

Australia Day sports medal in brown presentation case, 1980

Australia Day Committee collection
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Sports medals
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1980
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Beeton's Book of Garden Management.

Beeton's Book of Garden Management.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Gardening books
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AIM table in foreground with people and other bookstall tables in background

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Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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'Subject No.7 - ' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

'Subject No.7 - ' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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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Hands Off!! Rainforests

Hands Off!! Rainforests

Cairns and Far North Queensland Environment Centre collection
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Banners
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Ida Mc Leish
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Pair of wooden skis made from hand-cut mountain ash, with leather bindings

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Donald Maclurcan collection no. 2
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Skis
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Kiandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey Yen
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1860
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The Lord's Prayer [artwork depicting the last supper made from mother-of-pearl]

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General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Bethlehem, West Bank, Israel
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Palestine Liberation Organisation
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1975
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Black case

Black case

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Boxes
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Horses and Cowboy 1998

Horses and Cowboy 1998

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Calvin Smith
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1998
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Stub of a wax candle

Stub of a wax candle

John Docker collection
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Candles
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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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Fishing nets, largely used on rivers in Kwangsu, April 1917

Fishing nets, largely used on rivers in Kwangsu, April 1917

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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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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Photograph of a street parade

Photograph of a street parade

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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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Broken saw blade

Broken saw blade

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Saw blades
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Vacola jar

Vacola jar

Rolfe and Mavis Bridle collection
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Food preserving jars
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Blowering Basin, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Mavis Bridle
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1930
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White and grey, round, flat topped, brimless ladies dress hat

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Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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Steel lister with three teeth used at 'Rocky Plains' via Berridale

Steel lister with three teeth used at 'Rocky Plains' via Ber...

Tony Preston collection no. 4
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Shearing equipment
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Berridale, New South Wales, Australia
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