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Portrait of William Percy Faithfull, by Myra Felton, 1880s

Portrait of William Percy Faithfull, by Myra Felton, 1880s

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Myra Felton
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1880
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Soup spoon

Soup spoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup spoons
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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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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney.

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Coogee Bay

Coogee Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Bay, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Three conjoined bread tins, with lid

Three conjoined bread tins, with lid

ET Fealy collection
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Decorated wooden shield attributed to Albert Woodlands, from La Perouse, Sydney

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Albert Woodlands Shield collection
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Shields
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Albert Woodlands
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Holroyd River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1962
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SPIT BRIDGE, MIDDLE HARBOUR, N.S.W.

SPIT BRIDGE, MIDDLE HARBOUR, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing This is my home-land centre Biranybirany by Buyanggirr

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Buyangirr Ganambarr
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Child's drawing by unknown artist, The Loaded Dog

Child's drawing by unknown artist, The Loaded Dog

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rrapu
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Lace ruff with fabric violets

Lace ruff with fabric violets

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lace pieces
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Viola Calcarata

Viola Calcarata

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Washing machine model from Nude beach diorama

Washing machine model from Nude beach diorama

Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Mr Michael Leunig
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Invitation to view the ceremonies connected with the Establishment of the Seat of Government in Canberra, 1927

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Helen Stockbridge collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1927
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Painting depicts two pointed oval-shapes

Painting depicts two pointed oval-shapes

Anonymous (17/8/1968) collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Incised boomerang featuring female figure and kangaroo in centre of anterior, from Cherbourg

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Boomerangs
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Cherbourg, Queensland, Australia
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There was a young lady of Gloster ...

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Miss A Halstead
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1907
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Stronga' brand spring balance

Stronga' brand spring balance

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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City, country

City, country

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Postcard featuring the St Kilda Esplanade

Postcard featuring the St Kilda Esplanade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Conidae Conus Geographus

Conidae Conus Geographus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1970
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Photograph of seven teachers posed in front of a tree

Photograph of seven teachers posed in front of a tree

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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1963
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Drawing of Town Hall, Sydney, by Douglas Pratt

Drawing of Town Hall, Sydney, by Douglas Pratt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Take a Stand Australia. Stop Uranium Mushrooming

Take a Stand Australia. Stop Uranium Mushrooming

Terence Lane collection
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Political badges
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1970
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Rolfe's Lemon Fruit Saline Drink tin

Rolfe's Lemon Fruit Saline Drink tin

Bothwell Museum collection
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Food storage containers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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B J Salute & Co
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1966
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Tyre lever

Tyre lever

Faye and Albert Neuss collection
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Motor car accessories
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Notice to Members from Tirranna Picnic Race Club, 14 August 1930

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Tirranna Race Club collection
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Documents
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1930
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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Little Echo

Little Echo

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2005
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Alice Springs High School
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Queen Elizabeth II on horseback

Queen Elizabeth II on horseback

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Toy figures
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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The railway station, Adelaide, SA

The railway station, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paul Ullungurra
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Spencers Creek Camp 1951

Spencers Creek Camp 1951

Snowy Scheme - Joe Gordon collection
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Photographs
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Spencers Creek, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1951
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1962
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SHOT TOWER & RIVER DERWENT, NEAR HOBART

SHOT TOWER & RIVER DERWENT, NEAR HOBART

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Label for an exact replica set of the original jewellery presented to Queen Elizabeth the 2nd when she visited Australia in 1954

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Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Bathurst Juvenile Industrial Exhibition 1881 'Edith Hurst'

Bathurst Juvenile Industrial Exhibition 1881 'Edith Hurst'

David Allen medals collection
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1881
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Black and white photograph - Four generations of Ida Fenn's family.

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Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Big Brassy Mts from the Gap.

Big Brassy Mts from the Gap.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Wooden walking stick presented to Sir Robert Menzies by a friend

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RG Menzies collection
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Walking-sticks
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1958
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Earth is flat, pigs can fly & nuclear power is safe

Earth is flat, pigs can fly & nuclear power is safe

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Painting on card, in the style of a bark painting, depicting two long necked birds, a turtle, fish and four catfish, by Bilinyara

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Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bilinyara
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1974
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Biography of cartoonist Cecil Hartt

Biography of cartoonist Cecil Hartt

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Biographies
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1976
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Joyce Tipuamantumirri
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Anita Nayinggul
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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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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Andrew J. Portaminni
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Convict love token from E.H. Elliot

Convict love token from E.H. Elliot

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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1948 Daimler landaulette, used in the 1954 Royal Tour of Australia

1948 Daimler landaulette, used in the 1954 Royal Tour of Aus...

John Harvey collection
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Motor cars
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England, United Kingdom
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1947
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Yellow envelope addressed to Mr A F Mussen

Yellow envelope addressed to Mr A F Mussen

Alexander Mussen collection
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Envelopes
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Alexander Mussen
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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'Note to Sisters and Friends on Women's Liberation and Fighting Imperialism', a paper presented to the National Anti-War Conference by Martha Kay

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Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Theses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Martha Kay
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1971
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Convict love token from Richard Kedge, 1849

Convict love token from Richard Kedge, 1849

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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P.M.G. Salter's spring balance, used to weigh large letters and small parcels

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Salter Scales
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