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View of a pagoda with three arches at the base,

View of a pagoda with three arches at the base,

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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One of the Hong Kong - Canton steamers - 1921

One of the Hong Kong - Canton steamers - 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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'The Third Force', a paper presented to the National Anti-War Conference by Bob Bonsack

'The Third Force', a paper presented to the National Anti-Wa...

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Theses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bob Bonsack
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1971
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Stripping an Average Australian Wheat Crop

Stripping an Average Australian Wheat Crop

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Atlas Press Pty Ltd
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1920
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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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The chancle of All Saint's, Tumut, 1 November 1922

The chancle of All Saint's, Tumut, 1 November 1922

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Tumut, New South Wales, Australia
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1922
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A bend on the Yunnanfu railway showing some bridge and tunnel work. October 1917

A bend on the Yunnanfu railway showing some bridge and tunne...

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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Sample possum pelt

Sample possum pelt

James Wall collection
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Specimens
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Umbango, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Denis Francois R. de Berigny
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1920
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Bread carter's book with 'Les Perry 1962'  written on the cover, a receipt, three invoices and two notes

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ET Fealy collection
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Documents
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Square textile piece

Square textile piece

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Textile samplers
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Angkaliya Brumby
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Mr Ottweill, Edmund Filippini, Tot? Mengel, Elizabeth Otterwill, A.G. Washbrook, Walter Otterwill

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Holden Shop Manual F. J. Series

Holden Shop Manual F. J. Series

Faye and Albert Neuss collection
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Manuals
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Pink glass ball on wire

Pink glass ball on wire

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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Scout's Artist badge certificate

Scout's Artist badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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Dictating and transcribing machine

Dictating and transcribing machine

Ernest B Phillips collection
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Office machines
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Grundig Intermedia GmbH
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1960
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'King fisher following the clouds'  by Banapana Maymuru, 1978

'King fisher following the clouds' by Banapana Maymuru, 197...

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 18/01/1979 collection
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Bark paintings
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Drill Hall, Australian National University, Acton, Canberra, Austra...
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Banapana Maymuru
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1978
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Chisel

Chisel

George O Crawford collection
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Chisels
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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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Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1952-1956

Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Jo...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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Clare Agricultural & Horticultural Society
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1936
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Kaleidoscope component

Kaleidoscope component

Reverend Canon HR Cavalier collection
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Kaleidoscopes
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Glenelg, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Reverend F H. Stokes
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1909
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Round rose table centre, embroidered in various shades of pink and green

Round rose table centre, embroidered in various shades of pi...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Table linen
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Semco Company
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1928
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Pincushion with pins

Pincushion with pins

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pincushions
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Green, brown and yellow strip of cardboard with white tabs at each end representing a kookaburra's nest

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Display cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1978
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Album of newspaper clippings, Miss Jean Batten, South Atlantic Flight

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Albums
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Baby's silver rattle

Baby's silver rattle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Baby rattles
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Rotary burr

Rotary burr

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tools
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Fourteen associated Royal Agricultural Society N.S.W. Lady's and Member badges

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Colledge Family collection
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Badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1973
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Roll of wallpaper

Roll of wallpaper

Tony Hill collection no. 1
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Wallpaper
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Canada
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Waldec of Canada Limited
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1965
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Letter dated 16 May 1844, signed by Thomas Thansell (?)

Letter dated 16 May 1844, signed by Thomas Thansell (?)

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Letters
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1844
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Newspaper clippings of articles and cartoons related to prickly pear and cactoblastis moth

Newspaper clippings of articles and cartoons related to pric...

Dr John Mann collection
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Newspaper clippings
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1926
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Pull toy elephant by Bing Werke or Gebrüder Bing

Pull toy elephant by Bing Werke or Gebrüder Bing

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Pull-along toys
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Andrew A. Gibson
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1925
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Wood gouge with a timber handle

Wood gouge with a timber handle

John Docker collection
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Gouges
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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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Child's drawing by Wanunuy, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Wanunuy, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Wanunuy
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1954
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Australia for the Australians, White Australia

Australia for the Australians, White Australia

White Australia Protection Badge collection
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Political badges
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Australia
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1906
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Ceramic wall tile of Alipurra (Pelican) by Eddie Puruntatameri, Bathurst Island, 1978

Ceramic wall tile of Alipurra (Pelican) by Eddie Puruntatame...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Artworks
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eddie Puruntatameri
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1978
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Small cream hat with heavy wire frame

Small cream hat with heavy wire frame

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hats
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1940
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'The Peace Proposals of Jesus', a paper presented to the National Anti-War Conference by Reverend Tony Newman

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Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Theses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reverend Tony Newman
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1971
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Val Plumwood's gardening boots, pair 2

Val Plumwood's gardening boots, pair 2

Val Plumwood collection
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Boots
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Microphone

Microphone

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection no. 1
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Microphones
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Square habutae silk scarf with spoke stitch hem