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Ammunition box used by Polish migrant Mr Lukas in Italy, England, Argentina and Australia, 1943-1988

Ammunition box used by Polish migrant Mr Lukas in Italy, Eng...

Stanislaw Lukas collection
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Italy
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Mr Stanislaw '. Lukas
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1943
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Handwritten document in blue-green pencil

Handwritten document in blue-green pencil

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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Polish passport

Polish passport

EJ Tomaszewski collection
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Passports
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Poland
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Mr Edward J. Tomaszewski
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1940
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Handwritten document in blue-black ink

Handwritten document in blue-black ink

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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Typed document with heading 'Odipis'

Typed document with heading 'Odipis'

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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1946
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Handwritten document in German

Handwritten document in German

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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1946
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Typed document, signed in pencil by Mr Dolega-Checinski

Typed document, signed in pencil by Mr Dolega-Checinski

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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1947
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A flooded road in the Moselle area near the Polish lines

A flooded road in the Moselle area near the Polish lines

Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Handwritten document in blue pencil on lined paper

Handwritten document in blue pencil on lined paper

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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Certificate

Certificate

EJ Tomaszewski collection
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Poland
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Mr Edward J. Tomaszewski
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1940
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'QUITTUNG' receipt, ticket number 286

'QUITTUNG' receipt, ticket number 286

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Receipts
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Poland
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1945
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Telegram on the marriage of Michael McInerney and Mary O'Leary

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Carmel O'Brien collection
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Telegrams
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1948
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Telegram from Alice Smith Caulfield Hospital

Telegram from Alice Smith Caulfield Hospital

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Telegrams
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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Typed document with purple pencil, dated '29.8.1947'

Typed document with purple pencil, dated '29.8.1947'

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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1947
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Certificate

Certificate

EJ Tomaszewski collection
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London, England
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Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in London
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1942
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Handwritten document in blue pencil

Handwritten document in blue pencil

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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Receipt from Schiller Garage, Ludwigsburg, 6 December 1945

Receipt from Schiller Garage, Ludwigsburg, 6 December 1945

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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1945
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Diploma in Law from University of Poznan, 1931

Diploma in Law from University of Poznan, 1931

EJ Tomaszewski collection
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Poland
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University of Poland
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1931
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Received three letters so pleased Georgie very happy at school pleasant trip love from all, Innes

Received three letters so pleased Georgie very happy at scho...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Typed list with lead pencil markings

Typed list with lead pencil markings

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Lists
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Poland
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Typed document with handwritten postscript making up bottom half of page

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Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Solidarity.  I support the Australian ... with Poland Fund!

Solidarity. I support the Australian ... with Poland Fund!

Henryk Sikora collection
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Political badges
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Poland
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'Prime Minister Mr Gough Whitlam, today spent 15 mins with the Governor General, Sir John Kerr...'

Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam...

Pat Rawlings collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'There had also been discussion on whether there was enough time for independent Liberal, Mr John Gorton , to tender his resignation...'

Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam...

Pat Rawlings collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Telegram from Mrs Jones and girls

Telegram from Mrs Jones and girls

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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Handwritten document in faded blue pencil

Handwritten document in faded blue pencil

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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Typed document with heading 'Odipis'

Typed document with heading 'Odipis'

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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1946
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Perkeo brand black portable typewriter with German characters in a brown carry case, 1930s

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Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Typewriters
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Poland
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Typed and stamped document on half piece of A4 paper

Typed and stamped document on half piece of A4 paper

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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1948
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Receipt titled 'Quittung', 4 December 1945

Receipt titled 'Quittung', 4 December 1945

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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1945
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Typed document in German or Polish, with eight headings

Typed document in German or Polish, with eight headings

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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1945
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Polish recruiting centre in France, November, 1944

Polish recruiting centre in France, November, 1944

Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Photographs
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Poland
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1944
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Handwritten document titled Rostschutzfarbwerke Frischauer and Comp

Handwritten document titled Rostschutzfarbwerke Frischauer a...

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Telegram from Emily and Jack

Telegram from Emily and Jack

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Telegrams
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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German Prisoner of War Camp currency Two Reichsmark banknote used in Stalag VII-A

German Prisoner of War Camp currency Two Reichsmark banknote...

Basil Gasperowicz collection no. 1
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Banknotes
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Germany
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Mr Basil Gasperowicz
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1941
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Polish driver's licence in a small grey booklet with card and plastic covers

Polish driver's licence in a small grey booklet with card an...

EJ Tomaszewski collection
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Drivers licences
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Poland
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Mr Edward J. Tomaszewski
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1937
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Typed stencilled document

Typed stencilled document

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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1948
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Handwritten document in lead and blue pencil

Handwritten document in lead and blue pencil

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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1945
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Solidarity.  Nie Czekaj Pomoz!

Solidarity. Nie Czekaj Pomoz!

Henryk Sikora collection
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Political badges
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Poland
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Envelope with brown on white 'Deutsche Post' 24Pf stamp

Envelope with brown on white 'Deutsche Post' 24Pf stamp

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Envelopes
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Telegram of congratulations from Daisie and Harry Campion

Telegram of congratulations from Daisie and Harry Campion

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Telegrams
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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Typed purple stencilled document

Typed purple stencilled document

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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1947
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Typed and stamped certificate certifying that Polish Guard Major Dolega-Checinski was born...

Typed and stamped certificate certifying that Polish Guard M...

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Certificates
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'At 1515 the House of Representatives withdrew it's confidence in Mr Malcolm Fraser...'

Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam...

Pat Rawlings collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'It is understood that both the deputy opposition leader, Mr Phillip Lynch...'

Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam...

Pat Rawlings collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Document titled 'PROTOKOL'

Document titled 'PROTOKOL'

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Instructional documents
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Poland
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1947
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Photo of UNRRA reception at Ludwigsburg

Photo of UNRRA reception at Ludwigsburg

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Postcard for 'Fund for the relief of Polish victims of the war'

Postcard for 'Fund for the relief of Polish victims of the w...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Poland
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1939
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Hand-written document, possibly in German

Hand-written document, possibly in German

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Telegram addressed to Robert Lionel Faithfull, 9 August 1872

Telegram addressed to Robert Lionel Faithfull, 9 August 1872

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Telegrams
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1872
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'Neither Mr Fraser, nor Mr Gorton (Lind Vic) voted in the vital division...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'It is understood also that the banks themselves have not made any decision on the government's proposals...'

Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam...

Pat Rawlings collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Second page only of a document which has been typed and blue stencilled

Second page only of a document which has been typed and blue...

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Declaration in Polish and English from Dr Traakowski

Declaration in Polish and English from Dr Traakowski

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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1945
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German Prisoner of War Camp currency One Reichsmark banknote used in Stalag VII-A

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Basil Gasperowicz collection no. 1
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Banknotes
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Germany
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Mr Basil Gasperowicz
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1941
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Telegram from Rob Actil

Telegram from Rob Actil

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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Typewritten document in German to 'Inz. Dolega-Checinski'

Typewritten document in German to 'Inz. Dolega-Checinski'

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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1948
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Envelope addressed to Dolega-Checinski from Association of Polish Engineers...

Envelope addressed to Dolega-Checinski from Association of P...

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Typed document in German

Typed document in German

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Ve 8 Hankow 12 14 1640....VERY DELIGHTED LOVE, KARL

Ve 8 Hankow 12 14 1640....VERY DELIGHTED LOVE, KARL

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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