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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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Bunsen burner

Bunsen burner

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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Pair of wooden splints for arm

Pair of wooden splints for arm

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Round silver lid

Round silver lid

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fork

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Aluminium sugar bowl with lid

Aluminium sugar bowl with lid

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Pair of wooden leg splints

Pair of wooden leg splints

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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

Ceramic Wedgwood dinner plate from the North Head Quarantine...

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Josiah Wedgwood
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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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Signal lamp

Signal lamp

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of arm of smallpox patient

Photograph of arm of smallpox patient

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Fork

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Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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Photograph of face of smallpox patient

Photograph of face 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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Glass bottle with glass stopper

Glass bottle with glass stopper

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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White ceramic coffee cup with saucer

White ceramic coffee cup with saucer

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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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Fork

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Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Ceramic teapot with lid

Ceramic teapot with lid

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Pair of wooden splints for leg

Pair of wooden splints for leg

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Head torch

Head torch

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Suitcase containing breathing apparatus

Suitcase containing breathing apparatus

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Surrey, England
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Green wineglass

Green wineglass

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Cruet set

Cruet set

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Photograph of ships in a harbour

Photograph of ships in a harbour

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ceramic Wedgwood meat plate from the North Head Quarantine Station

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Plates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Josiah Wedgwood
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Laryngoscope and tongue depressor contained within metal tube

Laryngoscope and tongue depressor contained within metal tub...

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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White ceramic chamber pot

White ceramic chamber pot

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kitchen fork

Kitchen fork

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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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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Silver candle holder

Silver candle holder

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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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Fork

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Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Forks
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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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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Signal lamp

Signal lamp

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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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China washbasin

China washbasin

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Basins
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Pair of wooden splints for arms

Pair of wooden splints for arms

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Dinner bell

Dinner bell

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Bells
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fork

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Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Forks
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Foetal stethoscope used at North Head Quarantine Station

Foetal stethoscope used at North Head Quarantine Station

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Silver coffeepot

Silver coffeepot

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Elkington & Co
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Four pronged fork with twisted wire handle

Four pronged fork with twisted wire handle

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Fork

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, 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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Dinner bell

Dinner bell

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Pair of wooden splints for lower left leg

Pair of wooden splints for lower left leg

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Health and medical equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of smallpox patient

Photograph of smallpox patient

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Metal teaspoon

Metal teaspoon

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Teaspoons
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Terracotta water bottle with stopper and dish

Terracotta water bottle with stopper and dish

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Water containers
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Photograph of ships in a harbour

Photograph of ships in a harbour

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of harbour with ships and wharf

Photograph of harbour with ships and wharf

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Fork

Fork

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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Metal fork

Metal fork

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Two pronged fork with twisted wire handle

Two pronged fork with twisted wire handle

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Forks
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Fork

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Arm splint

Arm splint

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Modern copy of a carved wooden fork of the type used in 'ritual cannibal feasts' in Fiji

Modern copy of a carved wooden fork of the type used in 'rit...

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Deuba, Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1984
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Toothpaste dish with lid

Toothpaste dish with lid

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fork

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Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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