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Series of three poster promoting wartime security

Series of three poster promoting wartime security

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 11
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Posters
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Victoria, Australia
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Australian Army
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1939
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Portable folding bookmaker's board, which was used by Ted Eastman in Melbourne

Portable folding bookmaker's board, which was used by Ted Ea...

Ian Charles Tongue collection
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Gambling equipment
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Victoria, Australia
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Ted Eastman
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1930
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Swordstick or swordcane that resembles a walking stick

Swordstick or swordcane that resembles a walking stick

Terrylea Reynolds collection
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Swordsticks
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Toledo, Spain
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Major General George A. Vasey CB, CBE, DSO
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1927
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Panel of poplin fabric featuring a 'Jacobean' bird

Panel of poplin fabric featuring a 'Jacobean' bird

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Embroidered panels
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1932
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Booklet titled 'The Game of Hockey - With Notes on Umpiring', used by Rose Little

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Rose Hooke collection
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Booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne Sports Depot
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1939
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Cream coloured tray cloth featuring a cross stitched design of a vase

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Table linen
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1936
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Booklet titled 'Official Rules of Hockey', used by Rose Little

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Rose Hooke collection
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Booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Hartleys Sports Stores
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1915
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Round rose table centre, embroidered in various shades of pink and green

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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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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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Table cloth and four serviettes, made from Irish linen and featuring embroidered playing card motifs

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Table linen
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1928
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Pair of worn brown leather gloves worn by non-denominational missionary Ernest Kramer

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Colin, Faith and Mary Kramer collection
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Gloves
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England
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Mr Ernest Kramer
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1935
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Tablecloth and four serviettes

Tablecloth and four serviettes

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1930
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Gold metallic cloth and black woollen coat, worn by Gertud Bodenwieser when taking on-stage acknowledgements

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Coats
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New South Wales, Australia
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Eileen Cramer
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1940
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Snakebite kit taken on camping trips during the 1930s by Boy Scout Ron English of the 13th Malvern Scouts

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Ron English collection
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Snakebite kits
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Victoria, Australia
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Ron English
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1930
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Purple and black satin crop top, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Dance costumes
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Purple and black satin crop top, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Lady's black and mauve satin briefs, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Dance costumes
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Lady's mauve satin briefs, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Dance costumes
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Sash from Lithuanian folk dancing costume

Albina Ramoskis collection
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Lithuania
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Mrs Albina Ramoskis
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1940
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H V McKay Sunshine Seed and Fertilizer Drill

H V McKay Sunshine Seed and Fertilizer Drill

Australian Fertilizers Ltd collection
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Victoria, Australia
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H V McKay Pty Ltd
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1900
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Lady's black and mauve satin briefs, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Black satin jumpsuit with a lighting bolt in red and mauve-pink on the front, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Lady's mauve satin briefs, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Dance costumes
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Tapestry evening bag

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Evening bags
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1928
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Black jersey headpiece with red decoration on the forehead, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Dance costumes
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Short Magazine Lee-Enfield (SMLE) No 1 Mark 111* rifle presented to Essington Lewis by the Lithgow Small Arms Factory

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Edward Lewis collection
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Rifles
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Lithgow Small Arms Factory
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1940
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Portable folding bookmaker's board, headed in white letterin...

Ian Charles Tongue collection
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Gambling equipment
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Victoria, Australia
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Ted Eastman
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1930
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Purple and black satin tunic top, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Dance costumes
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Platen type printing press used by the Communist Party of Au...

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 1
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Printing presses
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Victoria, Australia
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H.S. Cropper & Co
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1940
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Purple and black satin tunic top, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Dance costumes
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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