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Set of badges for the Dame Grand Cross of the British Empire awarded to Dame Pattie Menzies

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Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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London, England
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Garrard & Co Ltd
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1954
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Australian Wolf Cub proficiency badge - Gardener

Australian Wolf Cub proficiency badge - Gardener

Robin Maloney collection
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Club badges
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The Miracle of Mapoon or From Native Camp to Christian Village - by Arthur Ward

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Hey Family collection
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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Crochet Sample

Crochet Sample

Sister Anna Duble collection
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Textile samplers
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Cycling jersey that belonged to Ken Ross

Cycling jersey that belonged to Ken Ross

Ken Ross collection
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Sports clothing
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Mr Ken Ross
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Scrapbook with textured white plastic cover and brown cord binding, relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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Gold Hunter-case pocket watch presented to Richmond Henty by his uncle Edward Henty, 1856

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Richmond Henty collection
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Pocket watches
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Mr Edward Henty
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1856
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Reed necklace

Reed necklace

JW Lindo collection
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Necklaces
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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The Long walk's 'Where is the love?' t-shirt

The Long walk's 'Where is the love?' t-shirt

Michael Long collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cash book

Cash book

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Ledgers
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1894
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Horse with a seated rider, and four individual horses 1997, 1999

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Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Young
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1997
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Fabric pouch

Fabric pouch

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Pouches
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Horse and cart

Horse and cart

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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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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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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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Official Australian Team Uniform, pants, Kuala Lumpur 1998 Commonwealth Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Sports clothing
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General Motors Holden drawing, Body Trim Instruction Design Q Part No 7407617

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Holden Designs collection
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Design drawings
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GM Holden Ltd
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Black cloth armband printed with a peace symbol and 'Close Woomera Rocket Range'

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Armbands
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Woomera, South Australia, Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1960
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The Hambeldon Men

The Hambeldon Men

Nanette Ward collection
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England, United Kingdom
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E V. Lucas
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1907
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Embroidered silk postcard from World War 1

Embroidered silk postcard from World War 1

Alice Eaton collection
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France
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1918
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting wolerrh, female euro (Macropus robustus), sleeping, 1973

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Kurrhkurr, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1973
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Pearl shells in wire panel

Pearl shells in wire panel

Daniel Aitken collection no. 1
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Shells
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Daniel Aitken
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2001
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Republic of Australia

Republic of Australia

Robert Darby collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Paul J. Keating
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1996
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Edgar Richard Mayne's Australian cricket team cap

Edgar Richard Mayne's Australian cricket team cap

Nanette Ward collection
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Caps
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London, England
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Geo Lewin and Co.
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Fibre basket by Sarah Brooks, 2008

Fibre basket by Sarah Brooks, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Sarah Brooks
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2008
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Typed document with lists of words and numbers

Typed document with lists of words and numbers

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Lists
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Poland
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Postcards featuring images of forests with roads passing through them

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Handkerchief for 'Peterkin' doll

Handkerchief for 'Peterkin' doll

Barbara Hetherington collection
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Dolls accessories
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The Cocktail Book

The Cocktail Book

Thompson Family collection
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Books
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Plastic coated bookmark with a pale gold thread embriodered around the edges

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Lois Grosse collection
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Bookmarks
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1957
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White fabric camiknickers

White fabric camiknickers

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Camiknickers
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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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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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Pipe case used by Ben Chifley

Pipe case used by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Pipe cases
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Yellow cloth bag, lined with plastic, used for containing sugar

Yellow cloth bag, lined with plastic, used for containing su...

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Sugar containers
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Beige placemat with brown design of large bird and small fish

Beige placemat with brown design of large bird and small fis...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mats
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Auger bits

Auger bits

George Henry Taylor collection
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Augers
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Drawstring suspender bandage

Drawstring suspender bandage

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Bandages
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Tangled bundle of lace-making equipment

Tangled bundle of lace-making equipment

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lacemaking equipment
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Franklin and Lower Gordon Tasmania's Last Wild Rivers...Let Them Flow Free

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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The Fly-Fisher's Entomology

The Fly-Fisher's Entomology

Alfred Ronalds collection
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Books
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Black, velvet spotted, full length, short sleeved dress

Black, velvet spotted, full length, short sleeved dress

Mary Ellerslie Massey collection
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Evening dresses
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You can't hug a child with nuclear arms

You can't hug a child with nuclear arms

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
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1960
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Miniature medal with ribbon from Order of Australia set, Member - General Division, Male

Miniature medal with ribbon from Order of Australia set, Mem...

Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Rectangular unopened package of Johnson & Johnson brand small sterile dressings

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Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Dressings
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General Motors Holden drawing, Body Trim Instruction Design AD, Part no 7409252

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Holden Designs collection
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Design drawings
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GM Holden Ltd
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Baby shoes with shellwork decoration, La Perouse, Sydney

Baby shoes with shellwork decoration, La Perouse, Sydney

Jonathan Dickson collection
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Baby shoes
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miniature souvenir cricket bat from the Magaret Peden Memorial Test, Perth, 13-16 December 1984

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Kathleen Commins collection
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Commemorative objects
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Margaret Peden
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1984
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Ungarie and District P.A.H. and I. Association Life Member badge, in box with note

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Earl Ewers and Sylvia Ewers collection
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Membership badges
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Medal with ribbon from Order of Australia set, Companion - General Division, Male

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Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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White voile-like rectangle decorated with white embroidered flowers and drawn threadwork

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Magdalena Bognar collection
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Textiles
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Mrs Magdalena Bognar
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Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canberra, 1955

Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canb...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Oil paintings
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Mount Ainslie, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Petronella Wensing
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1955
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Lang Hancock's short-sleeved summer prospecting jacket

Lang Hancock's short-sleeved summer prospecting jacket

Lang Hancock collection
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Jackets
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Mr Langley F. Hancock
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Catholic Boy Scouts of Ireland badge, Gasoga Catoilici na hEireann

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Robin Maloney collection
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Club badges
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"Word Making and Word Taking" and "The Grab Game"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Games
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