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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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Pair of wooden splints for leg

Pair of wooden splints for 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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Bottle gathered from Hollywood Mission by Eric Bell

Bottle gathered from Hollywood Mission by Eric Bell

Eric Bell collection no. 2
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Eric Bell
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1934
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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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Whisky bottle

Whisky bottle

Professor Ian Jack collection No.2
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Glass bottle found at archaeological site, Palmer River

Glass bottle found at archaeological site, Palmer River

Professor Ian Jack collection no. 1
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Palmer River, Queensland, Australia
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University of Sydney
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1982
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Photograph of smallpox patient

Photograph of smallpox patient

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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Ceramic Wedgwood dinner 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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Photograph of upper body of smallpox patient

Photograph of upper body of smallpox patient

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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Round ornamental white ceramic bottle with green and gold rooster and flora painted on the side

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Marta Sybaczynsky collection no. 1
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Bottles
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Hurstville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Irena Madey
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1983
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The Gaelic Whisky

The Gaelic Whisky

Professor Ian Jack collection No.2
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Plastic oil bottle used to lubricate the Condex brand fly-fishing reel

Plastic oil bottle used to lubricate the Condex brand fly-fi...

Gordon Winter collection
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England
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1930
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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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Green wineglass

Green wineglass

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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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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North Head Quarantine Station
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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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North Head Quarantine Station
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1975
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The Gaelic  Whisky

The Gaelic Whisky

Professor Ian Jack collection No.2
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Wine bottle

Wine bottle

Professor Ian Jack collection No.2
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Ceramic bottle

Ceramic bottle

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eddie Puruntatameri
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1975
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Glass bottle with glass stopper

Glass bottle with glass stopper

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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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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Bottle with green glaze

Bottle with green glaze

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eddie Puruntatameri
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1975
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Whisky bottle

Whisky bottle

Professor Ian Jack collection No.2
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The Gaelic Whisky

The Gaelic Whisky

Professor Ian Jack collection No.2
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Cruet set

Cruet set

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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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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North Head Quarantine Station
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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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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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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North Head Quarantine Station
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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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Silver candle holder

Silver candle holder

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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Photograph of harbour with ships and wharf

Photograph of harbour with ships and wharf

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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Silver dessertspoon

Silver dessertspoon

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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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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North Head Quarantine Station
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Enamel and metal mug from North Head Quarantine Station

Enamel and metal mug from North Head Quarantine Station

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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Truncheon

Truncheon

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Weapons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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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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North Head Quarantine Station
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Empty bottle of Piccaninny

Empty bottle of Piccaninny "Pic-a-lyptus" antiseptic eucalyp...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Bottles
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Piccaninny Mfg Co
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1966
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Photograph of tents and buildings

Photograph of tents and buildings

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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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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North Head Quarantine Station
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Whisky bottle

Whisky bottle

Professor Ian Jack collection No.2
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Terracotta water bottle with stopper and dish

Terracotta water bottle with stopper and dish

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Water containers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Bunsen burner

Bunsen burner

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Bunsen burners
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Photograph of arm of smallpox patient

Photograph of arm 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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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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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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North Head Quarantine Station
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Clear glass bottle in the form of a standing kangaroo holding a cricket bat

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Terence Lane collection
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Australia
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1910
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Arm splint

Arm splint

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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Plastic bottle used in conjunction with a soil pH testing kit by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Bottles
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Mount Moffat, Queensland, Australia
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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1962
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Framed certificate from R.M.S.

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North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Certificates of appreciation
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Photograph of nine men standing next to a tent and a portable boiler

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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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Aluminium water bottle and lid

Aluminium water bottle and lid

Rae Page collection
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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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Head torch

Head torch

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Torches
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Clear glass bottle in the form of a standing kangaroo holding a cricket bat

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Terence Lane collection
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Bottles
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Australia
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1910
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Glass bottle found at archaeological site, Palmer River, and label

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Professor Ian Jack collection no. 1
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Bottles
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Palmer River, Queensland, Australia
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University of Sydney
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1982
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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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Bunsen burner

Bunsen burner

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Wine bottle

Wine bottle

Professor Ian Jack collection No.2
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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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White ceramic chamber pot

White ceramic chamber pot

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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