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Birds Returning

Birds Returning

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Allan Mansell collection
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Etchings
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Tasmania, Australia
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Allan Mansell
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George Street, Sydney

George Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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Studio portrait photograph of Thomas Hinton with a collaged 'Advance Australia' banner

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Thomas Hinton collection
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Albumen prints
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Thomas Hinton
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Woman sitting under tree ferns in Tasmania

Woman sitting under tree ferns in Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Tasmania, Australia
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Margaret Creighton
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Tablecloth and four serviettes

Tablecloth and four serviettes

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Table linen
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1930
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Wire clothes peg

Wire clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Mount Olympus. Tasmania

Mount Olympus. Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Red T-shirt

Red T-shirt "Tassie Koories are OK by Me!"

Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Australia
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1986
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Laundry tongs

Laundry tongs

Bothwell Museum collection
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Laundry equipment
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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QSL card for VK7AB, Australia

QSL card for VK7AB, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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British Military Issue Pattern 1842 Musket, or New Line, Socket Bayonet, used by Lieutenant Thomas Quinn, 73rd Regiment (ret), in Van Diemens Land

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Neil Martin collection
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England
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George Salter & Co
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1844
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Handmade round wooden copper stick

Handmade round wooden copper stick

Bothwell Museum collection
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Copper sticks
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Wire peg with round wooden handle and wooden rollers

Wire peg with round wooden handle and wooden rollers

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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The Tasmanian Conservation Trust, North-West Branch, presents Tasmania's Unique South-West...

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Event posters
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Tasmania, Australia
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Tasmanian Conservation Trust (NorthWest Branch)
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1971
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George Bass Circumnavigated Tasmania 1798

George Bass Circumnavigated Tasmania 1798

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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1906
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Fowlers Vacola wax pourer

Fowlers Vacola wax pourer

Bothwell Museum collection
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Food processing equipment
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Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Fowlers Pty Ltd
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1920
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The last of the Tasmanians: Wm. Lanne; Trucanini.

The last of the Tasmanians: Wm. Lanne; Trucanini.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Sale of Telstra

Sale of Telstra

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Bob Wells
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1997
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Habitations XV

Habitations XV

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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Paris, France
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Charles A. Lesueur
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1803
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Australian sterling silver fiddle pattern salt spoon used by prominent Tasmanian colonial pastoralist Roderic O'Connor

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Roderic O'Connor collection
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Salt spoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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John J. Cohen
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1839
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The V chip

The V chip

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Bob Wells
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1996
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Nymbeet fishing fly

Nymbeet fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Stewart Napier
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1950
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Convict's parti-coloured black and yellow woollen work jacket, from Campbell Street Goal, Hobart, late 1850s

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Sotheby's collection no. 1
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England
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British Government
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Convict black leather side cap from Tasmania

Convict black leather side cap from Tasmania

Gregg collection
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Caps
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Tasmania, Australia
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Colour photograph of Rodney Baker and Kit Hokanson in front of Tasmania's Peace Bus

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Hobart Peace Centre collection
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Photographs
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Rodney Baker
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1984
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Ebony glove stretcher with metal spring mechanism

Ebony glove stretcher with metal spring mechanism

Bothwell Museum collection
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Spiritual World 1 - Young Mannalargenna, Chief of the NE of Tasmania

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Artworks
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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Cocky Spinner fishing fly

Cocky Spinner fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Major B W. Powlett
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1930
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Plaster bust ofTruganini by Edmund Joel Dicks

Plaster bust ofTruganini by Edmund Joel Dicks

Edmund Dicks collection
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Busts
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Tasmania, Australia
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Edmund J. Dicks
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1931
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Woodblock - used for 'Dilminyin' print, 2015

Woodblock - used for 'Dilminyin' print, 2015

Mulkun Wirrpanda woodblock collection
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Printing blocks
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2015
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Gold metallic cloth and black woollen coat, worn by Gertud Bodenwieser when taking on-stage acknowledgements

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Coats
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New South Wales, Australia
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Eileen Cramer
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1940
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Child's green cotton apron with embroidery depicting Snow White amongst a group of animals including rabbits, a fawn and birds

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Aprons
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1948
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Pen drawing by Verna Nichols

Pen drawing by Verna Nichols

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Drawings
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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Drawing depicting Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines 1816

Drawing depicting Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Abori...

Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines 1816 collection
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Drawings
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Lieutenant-Governor George Arthur
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1829
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QSL card for VK7JB,Tasmania

QSL card for VK7JB,Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Necklace of opalescent maireener shells, 'Jewel of the Sea', made by Corrie Fullard, Tasmanian Aboriginal artist, 1997

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Corrie Fullard collection
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Corrie L. Fullard
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1997
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Bredbo fishing fly

Bredbo fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Tasmania, Australia
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C R. Burnside
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1901
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Basket woven from flax and bull kelp, made by Muriel Maynard

Basket woven from flax and bull kelp, made by Muriel Maynard

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Muriel Maynard collection
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Baskets
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ms Muriel Maynard
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Photograph album c1930s-1940s of the Great Barrier Reef, Tasmania and Mount Buffalo

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photograph albums
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Tasmania, Australia
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1930
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Milo tin

Milo tin

Bothwell Museum collection
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Food storage containers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nestle and Anglo Swiss Condensed Milk Co (Australasia) Limited
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1939
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Souvenir banner commemorating the visit to Australia by the Duke and Duchess of York to mark the Federation of Australia in 1901

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Terence Lane collection
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Commemorative banners
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Australia
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Duke of York
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1900
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Shell

Shell

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Muriel Maynard collection
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Shells
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Tasmania, Australia
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Document known as the 'Batman Land Deed', between John Batman and Aboriginal 'chiefs' of the Kulin nation, Port Phillip area, 1835

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 3
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Documents
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Tasmania, Australia
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Joseph T. Gellibrand
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1835
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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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Tasmania, Australia
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Willie E
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Necklace making kit

Necklace making kit

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Lola Greeno collection
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Tools
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Tasmania, Australia
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Rex Greeno
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Medal from ELECTROLYTIC ZINC CO. TASMANIA

Medal from ELECTROLYTIC ZINC CO. TASMANIA

Bothwell Museum collection
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Medallions
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Risdon, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Electrolytic Zinc Co of Australia Ltd
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Convict love token for Abraham Lawley

Convict love token for Abraham Lawley

Convict Love Token collection no. 1
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Convict love tokens
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England
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1828
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Cardboard hat box for Akubra

Cardboard hat box for Akubra

Bothwell Museum collection
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Hatboxes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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1920
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Black Spinner fishing fly

Black Spinner fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr R H. Wigram
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1930
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Deed of fifty acres in the District of Argyle, Van Diemen's Land, issued to James Williams, 1 January 1817

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Williams and Toombs Land Grants collection
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Deeds
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Tasmania, Australia
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James Williams
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1817
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The Federated Confectioners' Association of Australia, Tasmanian Branch

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Membership certificates
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Australia
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Federated confectioners Association of Australia
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1960
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British Military Pioneer Other Ranks Sword, used by Lieutenant Thomas Quinn, 73rd Regiment (ret), in Van Diemens Land

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Neil Martin collection
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Swords
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England
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Mr Thomas Quinn
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1820
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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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Tasmania, Australia
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Jason
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Factory made rubber clothes peg.

Factory made rubber clothes peg.

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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On the Wing

On the Wing

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Allan Mansell collection
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Etchings
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Tasmania, Australia
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Allan Mansell
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Crocheted jug cover with yellow glass beads

Crocheted jug cover with yellow glass beads

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Jug covers
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1942
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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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Tasmania, Australia
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Tony Smith
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Convict love token for Thomas Lock

Convict love token for Thomas Lock

Convict Love Token collection no. 1
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England
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1830
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Small, purple, handpainted, oval cardboard trinket box by Verna Nichols

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Boxes
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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