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Clements - Larwood banner

Clements - Larwood banner

Nance Pownall collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1932
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Hands Off!! Rainforests

Hands Off!! Rainforests

Cairns and Far North Queensland Environment Centre collection
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Ida Mc Leish
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Protest banner, Point Pearce has no fishing rights - for their waters

Protest banner, Point Pearce has no fishing rights - for the...

Bart Sansbury collection
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Bart Sansbury
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Welcome Home Noble Brothers

Welcome Home Noble Brothers

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1863
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You're on Aboriginal land ... pay the rent ... LAND RIGHTS NOW!

You're on Aboriginal land ... pay the rent ... LAND RIGHTS N...

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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1982
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Australian Aborigines League banner made by Bill Onus

Australian Aborigines League banner made by Bill Onus

Gary Foley collection
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Bill Onus
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1945
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UAW Call Support Peave Campaign by the World's Women

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Red silk banner with rope

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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Bedsheet used as a protest banner 'The Prayer of the Unborn'

Benny Zable collection no. 1
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1988
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Long live the spirit of the Sharpville 6

Kerry Browning collection
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Sharpeville, Gauteng, South Africa
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2/4th Aust Field Ambulance AIF ANZAC day banner

2/4th Aust Field Ambulance AIF ANZAC day banner

Lorie Thompson collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1939
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Protest banner 'Think Globally Act Locally For a Nuclear Fre...

Benny Zable collection no. 1
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1988
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Stop Uranium Mining

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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Hands Off Our Azanian Sisters

Kerry Browning collection
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South Africa, Africa
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Republic of the ACT Welcomes Queen of England

Republic of the ACT Welcomes Queen of England

Australian Republican Movement collection
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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Republican Movement
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1999
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Solidarity with the Women of the World

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Union of Australian Women supports 1984 African Women's year...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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C.P.A. 29th National Congress Socialism

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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1988
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Red and blue - 29th Congress

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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Independence - 29th Congress

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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Tall Ships Australia 1988

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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1988
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Union of Australian Women Regional Women's Shool 12-14 Sept

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Anti-Nuclear protest banner 'Stop Uranium Minining [sic] bef...

Benny Zable collection no. 1
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1988
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Lodge of the Open Road

Lodge of the Open Road

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Black cloth banner 'Sth W Tasmania The Dying Wilderness'

Benny Zable collection no. 1
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South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1988
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World Opinion the Weapon to end all wars Union of Australian...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Young Communists

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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Democracy - 29th Congress

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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Dear President Reagan, On the occasion of International Wome...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Union of Australian Women for Women's Rights. Arms Race!

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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End Hawke Government Sellout

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Robert 'Bob' J. Hawke
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1984
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South Africa Today Azania Tomorrow

Kerry Browning collection
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South Africa, Africa
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Red, yellow and green - 29th Congress

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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Beasley Minister for Nuclear Risks

Senator Jo Vallentine collection no. 2
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Nurrungar, South Australia, Australia
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Hon Kim C. Beazley
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1988
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Union of Australian Women supports The UN Worlds Women Confe...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Every child a wanted child

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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1970
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Tribune Fair Here

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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1960
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Map of Africa

Kerry Browning collection
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Democracy, Liberation ... CPA 30th National Congress Decembe...

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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1989
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Black cloth banner '1985 Peace Building'

Benny Zable collection no. 1
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1985
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Free Anzia

Kerry Browning collection
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South Africa, Africa
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Banner which reads "Free Video now showing upstairs"

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Afrika Nite, Uhuru Festival

Kerry Browning collection
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Republic of the ACT Welcomes Queen of England

Republic of the ACT Welcomes Queen of England

Australian Republican Movement collection
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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Republican Movement
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1999
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For a Green Sydney in a Just Australia

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jack Mundey
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1987
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Pan African Congress, Azania

Kerry Browning collection
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South Africa, Africa
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Pan Africanist Congress
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Free Azania Woman's Place is the Struggle

Kerry Browning collection
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South Africa, Africa
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Pan Africanist Congress
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Write No Dams and Save the Franklin

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Large printed banner featuring an image of Mary MacKillop

Sisters of St Joseph collection
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Mary H. MacKillop
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Philosophers have only interpreted the world ... the point i...

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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Tribune Fair Here

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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1960
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Anti-Nuclear protest banner

Benny Zable collection no. 1
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1988
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No Dams

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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FIFA For the Good of the Game 1977

FIFA For the Good of the Game 1977

Project 2000 Taskforce Olympic Games collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Olympic Federation
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2000
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Say No to a Nuclear World

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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1977
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The Philosophers Have Only Interpreted the World... 27th Con...

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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1982
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Write No Dams and Save the Franklin

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Long Live the PAC

Kerry Browning collection
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South Africa, Africa
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Pan Africanist Congress
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Banner with message 'Welcome Home Tambo', Palm Island QLD, a...

St Michaels School collection
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Sister Geraldine Kearney
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1994
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Union of Australian Women greets International Year of Peace...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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