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Foetal stethoscope used at North Head Quarantine Station

Foetal stethoscope used at North Head Quarantine Station

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Blubber fork

Blubber fork

South-eastern Australia whaling collection
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Whaling equipment
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Sheffield, England
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C.T. Skelton And Co.
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Silver meat cover

Silver meat cover

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Tableware
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London, England
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Pair of hand shears used for crutching sheep at 'Rocky Plains' via Berridale

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Tony Preston collection no. 4
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Shearing equipment
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Sheffield, England
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George W. Woodhouse
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1935
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Stanley 'Yankee' No.130A pump screwdriver with two bits

Stanley 'Yankee' No.130A pump screwdriver with two bits

George Henry Taylor collection
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Screwdrivers
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Sheffield, England
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Stanley
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1955
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Pair of slightly rusty black metal handcuffs

Pair of slightly rusty black metal handcuffs

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Handcuffs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Foetal stethoscope used at North Head Quarantine Station

Foetal stethoscope used at North Head Quarantine Station

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Cast kangaroo candlestick

Cast kangaroo candlestick

Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Sheffield, England
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John Figorski & Co
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1885
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Silver coffeepot

Silver coffeepot

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Coffeepots
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Elkington & Co
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Retractable metal tape measure used by James Pitkeathly

Retractable metal tape measure used by James Pitkeathly

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Tape measures
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Sheffield, England
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Photograph of Quarantine Station and harbour

Photograph of Quarantine Station and harbour

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Cut-throat razor

Cut-throat razor

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Cut-throat razors
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Sheffield, England
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H.Cadman & Sons
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Aluminium sugar bowl with lid

Aluminium sugar bowl with lid

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sugar bowls
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Silver dessertspoon

Silver dessertspoon

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Dessertspoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Toothpaste dish with lid

Toothpaste dish with lid

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Dishes
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Silver dessertspoon

Silver dessertspoon

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Froe or side knife

Froe or side knife

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Knives
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Sheffield, England
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Robert F Mosley Ltd
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1988
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Photograph of the pages of a book which is partially titled

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North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1975
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White ceramic mug with rural scene

White ceramic mug with rural scene

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Mugs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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White ceramic coffee cup with saucer

White ceramic coffee cup with saucer

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Cup, saucer and plate sets
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England, United Kingdom
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Pair of wooden splints for arm

Pair of wooden splints for arm

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Federation souvenir teaspoon

Federation souvenir teaspoon

George and Sylvia Milne collection
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Commemorative teaspoons
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Sheffield, England
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1899
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Ceramic teapot with lid

Ceramic teapot with lid

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Teapots
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Carpenter's saw

Carpenter's saw

George and Mary Weir collection
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Woodworking saws
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Sheffield, England
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James Brothers & Co
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1949
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Six slice toast rack

Six slice toast rack

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Sheffield, England
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Walker & Hall
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1927
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Round copper plaque

Round copper plaque

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Plaques
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Froe or side knife

Froe or side knife

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Knives
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Sheffield, England
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Robert F Mosley Ltd
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1988
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Photograph of upper body of smallpox patient

Photograph of upper body of smallpox patient

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Green wineglass

Green wineglass

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Wine glasses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Head torch

Head torch

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Torches
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Dinner knife with 'CPRR' impressed in the handle

Dinner knife with 'CPRR' impressed in the handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dinner knives
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Sheffield, England
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Thurston & Sons
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1988
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Metal teaspoon

Metal teaspoon

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Teaspoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Glass bottle with glass stopper

Glass bottle with glass stopper

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Bottles
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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White ceramic candle holder with snuffer

White ceramic candle holder with snuffer

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Candle holders
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Round silver lid

Round silver lid

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Lids
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Dinner bell

Dinner bell

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Bells
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Pair of wooden splints for arms

Pair of wooden splints for arms

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Dinner knife with CPRR  stamped into the handle

Dinner knife with CPRR stamped into the handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dinner knives
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Sheffield, England
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Thurston & Sons
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1988
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Photograph of smallpox patient

Photograph of smallpox patient

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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White ceramic jug

White ceramic jug

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Jugs
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England, Great Britain
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Table fork

Table fork

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Table forks
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Sheffield, England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Pair of wooden splints for lower left leg

Pair of wooden splints for lower left leg

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Metal knife with bone handle

Metal knife with bone handle

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Knives
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Sheffield, England
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Cruet set

Cruet set

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Cruet sets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Cruet set

Cruet set

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photograph of ships in a harbour

Photograph of ships in a harbour

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of upper body of smallpox patient

Photograph of upper body of smallpox patient

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Soap dish with lid and rack

Soap dish with lid and rack

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Soap dishes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Photograph of the view from the Quarantine Station to Sydney Harbour

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North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1975
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Metal knife with bone handle

Metal knife with bone handle

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Knives
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Sheffield, England
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Green wineglass

Green wineglass

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Wine glasses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Signal lamp

Signal lamp

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Lamps
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Cut-throat razor stored in case

Cut-throat razor stored in case

E Witt collection
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Cut-throat razors
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Sheffield, England
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Photograph of group of timber buildings on coastline

Photograph of group of timber buildings on coastline

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Pair of wooden leg splints

Pair of wooden leg splints

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Carving knife

Carving knife

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Sheffield, England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Dinner bell

Dinner bell

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Bells
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Bread Knife

Bread Knife

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Sheffield, England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Ceramic Wedgwood meat plate from the North Head Quarantine Station

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North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Plates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Josiah Wedgwood
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Metal fork

Metal fork

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Forks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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