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Baking moulds for gem scones

Baking moulds for gem scones

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Letter providing a character reference for Mrs Mable Thompson

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Paperback book by Ely Culbertson titled 'Contract Bridge Self-Teacher'

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Course completion certificate awarded to Edna Thompson from Prahran Technical School, 1928

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Small paperback book by Thea Stanley Hughes titled 'The Unknown Drug'

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London, England
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Hardback notebook with a green cover belonging to Enid Thompson.

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Australian Short Stories

Australian Short Stories

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Photograph 'from near Geophysics building to Black Mt & CSIRO (across Sullivans Creek), 1971'

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Black Mountain, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Aust...
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Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
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Two women (Edna Thompson on right) walking along a pavement.

Two women (Edna Thompson on right) walking along a pavement.

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How to make good pictures

How to make good pictures

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Unused postcard depicting The Inyanga National Park, Rhodesia

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Book titled 'How to be an Alien' wirtten by George Mikes, 1955

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Booklet titled 'Episodes - A Glimpse of Australia-Japan Relations 1859-1979'

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Black and white framed portrait of Norma Thompson

Black and white framed portrait of Norma Thompson

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Nail cleaner

Nail cleaner

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Manicure equipment
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Landscape featuring a sparse plain, gentle hills and thick dark clouds above. 1935

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Pair of surgical forceps

Pair of surgical forceps

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Little girl playing with a doll held by a woman

Little girl playing with a doll held by a woman

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Envelope containing travel guide and map of South Coast NSW and Snowy Mountains

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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of Maurice White, Sydney, 1934

Photograph of Maurice White, Sydney, 1934

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Two letters, one an invitation from the Secretary to the Governor General inviting Enid Thompson to receive B.E.M. insignia and an acceptance of invitation.

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Government House, Yarralumla, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Edna M. Thompson
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Letter providing a character reference for Mrs Mable Thompson

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Unused postcard depicting the Zimbabwe Elliptical Ruins

Unused postcard depicting the Zimbabwe Elliptical Ruins

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Letter from the Australian Red Cross Society thanking Edna Thompson for her donation of medical equipment

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Edna M. Thompson
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Domed wire food cover

Domed wire food cover

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Protea Heights The Wild Flower Garden With A View

Protea Heights The Wild Flower Garden With A View

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Unused postcard depicting Jacarandas in Salisbury, Rhodesia

Unused postcard depicting Jacarandas in Salisbury, Rhodesia

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Small paperback book by Thea Stanley Hughes titled 'The Unknown Drug'

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London, England
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Unused postcard depicting the Cecil Rhodes Surveys, Salisbury, Rhodesia

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Pair of surgical forceps

Pair of surgical forceps

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Visitor's booklet for Cape Town, South Africa

Visitor's booklet for Cape Town, South Africa

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Pamphlet titled 'P&O Orient Lines Wellington'

Pamphlet titled 'P&O Orient Lines Wellington'

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Wellington, North Island, New Zealand
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Landscape featuring a sparse plain, gentle hills and thick dark clouds above. 1935

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Container

Container

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Notebook containing finances, salaries, household expenditure etc.

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Man bending to hit ball with cricket bat, two children behind near wicket fence and a clothesline nearby

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Prahran Technical School badge worn by Edna Thompson

Prahran Technical School badge worn by Edna Thompson

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Edna M. Thompson
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Photograph of Edna Thompson, 1936

Photograph of Edna Thompson, 1936

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Metal badge for 'The Women's League of Health. Movement is life'

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Armed forces duffle bag - NFX 76441 Thompson E.M. A.A.M.W.S

Armed forces duffle bag - NFX 76441 Thompson E.M. A.A.M.W.S

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Carry bags
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Edna M. Thompson
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Handwritten letter of congratulations from Hugh Patton to Edna Thompson on receipt of her British Empire Medal

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Edna M. Thompson
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Letter of congratulations from Peter Bailey to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Edna M. Thompson
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Small white enamel cup with blue rim and no handle

Small white enamel cup with blue rim and no handle

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Tweezers

Tweezers

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Four girls, two seated on the grass and two standing behind in a garden setting

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Two women (Edna Thompson on right) walking along a pavement.

Two women (Edna Thompson on right) walking along a pavement.

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Australian War Memorial

Australian War Memorial

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Gregory's Road Map of New South Wales

Gregory's Road Map of New South Wales

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Photograph 'from slopes of Black Mt along peninsula to Yarralumla, 1971'

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Black Mountain, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Aust...
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NSW Women's Hockey Association club badge

NSW Women's Hockey Association club badge

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New South Wales, Australia
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Booklet titled 'Peter Richard Heydon 1913-1971 A tribute from his friends'

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Sir Peter Heydon
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Book titled 'Speed Training in Pitman's Shorthand' by T.F. Marriner

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A pair of high-heeled leather evening sandals

A pair of high-heeled leather evening sandals

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Certificate awarded to E Thompson from the Royal Canberra Golf Club Associates

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Book titled 'Robert Sarjeant Balmer' by Patricia Degens

Book titled 'Robert Sarjeant Balmer' by Patricia Degens

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Mrs Patricia A. Degens
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Autograph book containing humorous messages written by Edna Thompson's school friends 1926-1928

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Edna M. Thompson
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Unused postcard depicting Birchenough Bridge, Rhodesia

Unused postcard depicting Birchenough Bridge, Rhodesia

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Khaki canvas bag with six pockets that hold cutlery

Khaki canvas bag with six pockets that hold cutlery

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White enamel kidney dish

White enamel kidney dish

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Health and medical equipment
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Cream coloured miniature china plate

Cream coloured miniature china plate

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