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Glass plate negative - Grave with painted grave posts, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1911

Glass plate negative - Grave with painted grave posts, Bathu...

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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1911
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Aboriginals

Aboriginals

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Official Australian Team Walking Out Uniform, Sydney 2000 Olympic Games blazer

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Nova Peris collection
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Blazers
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Australia
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Carpenter's boxwood folding rule

Carpenter's boxwood folding rule

John Docker collection
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Folding rules
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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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Fight Fraser

Fight Fraser

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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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Backpacks
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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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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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1966
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No 1A Kodak camera

No 1A Kodak camera

Frank E Feast collection
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Cameras
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Rochester, New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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Bonnet with white ribbons for

Bonnet with white ribbons for "Peterkin" doll

Barbara Hetherington collection
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Dolls clothing
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Dark cerise pink chiffon turban-like high domed hat worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

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Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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Headwear
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London, England
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Sainte Claire
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1955
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Reversible pink jacket

Reversible pink jacket

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Jackets
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Bailliere's Nurses' Complete Medical Dictionary, 1938, used by Miss Lal McCay in Sydney and Western Victoria

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Penelope Nelson collection
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Dictionaries
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London, England
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Hitch & Marshall
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1938
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Botanical specimen book, volume three of

Botanical specimen book, volume three of "1873-6, Educationa...

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Bronco Strong Superfine Toilet Tissue

Bronco Strong Superfine Toilet Tissue

Margaret Maclurcan collection
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Toilet paper
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Andrew Jack, Dyson & Co
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1894
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Panel of six painted tiles that depicts a kangaroo in a landscape

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Terence Lane collection
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Decorative panels
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England, United Kingdom
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1920
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Round white doily consisting of crocheted joined medalllions

Round white doily consisting of crocheted joined medalllions

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Print

Print

Papal Visit Office collection
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Prints
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Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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Perfume bottle

Perfume bottle

Anne Girard collection
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Perfume bottles
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne Glass Bottle Works
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1900
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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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White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup bowls
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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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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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Film pack adaptor

Film pack adaptor

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Photographic equipment
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1903
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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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Inside calipers

Inside calipers

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1977-1978

Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to Jo...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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Plastic doll of the Queen Mother, who is wearing a silver crown and metallic gold dress

Plastic doll of the Queen Mother, who is wearing a silver cr...

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Dolls
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Cartoon book, 'Wally and the Major' by Stan Cross

Cartoon book, 'Wally and the Major' by Stan Cross

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 16
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Books
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1939
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 1

Robbery Under Arms, No. 1

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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1907
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Bailey wood plane

Bailey wood plane

John Docker collection
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Planes
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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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Shifting spanner

Shifting spanner

Phillip Porta collection
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Wrenches
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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John H. Gillman
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1850
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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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Evening yarn

Evening yarn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Sydney Heads.

Sydney Heads.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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Fibre basket by Lily Long, 2008

Fibre basket by Lily Long, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Lily Long
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2008
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A Merry Christmas - Harvest Time by Jan Hendrik Scheltema

A Merry Christmas - Harvest Time by Jan Hendrik Scheltema

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Jan Hendrik Scheltema
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Lutheran minister's white preaching bands or beffchen stored inside a folder embroidered with a gold coloured cross

Lutheran minister's white preaching bands or beffchen stored...

Reverend John Grosse collection
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