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Cannon from HMB Endeavour, which was jettisoned on the Great Barrier Reef in 1770 and recovered in 1969

Cannon from HMB Endeavour, which was jettisoned on the Great...

Endeavour Cannon collection
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Captain James Cook
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1725
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Crataeva religiosa Capparidaceae

Crataeva religiosa Capparidaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting Captain James Cook

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Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1728
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Dendrobium discolor

Dendrobium discolor

Banks Florilegium collection
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1980
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Plane table frame used by Captain James Cook

Plane table frame used by Captain James Cook

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Surveying equipment
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England
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Captain James Cook
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1768
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Xanthorrhoea resinosa supsp. Resinosa

Xanthorrhoea resinosa supsp. Resinosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Epacris longiflora

Epacris longiflora

Banks Florilegium collection
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

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Bougainvillea spectabilis Nyctaginaceae

Bougainvillea spectabilis Nyctaginaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Erythrina vespertilio

Erythrina vespertilio

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Cochlospermum gillivraei

Cochlospermum gillivraei

Banks Florilegium collection
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Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

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Finely-detailed 1:60 scale model of HM Barque Endeavour, as she was rigged in 1768

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Donald Maclurcan collection no. 1
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Small scale models
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Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Donald C. Maclurcan
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1985
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Tetragonia trigyna Tetragoniaceae

Tetragonia trigyna Tetragoniaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

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Ipomoea indica

Ipomoea indica

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Capparis lucida

Capparis lucida

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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting John Macarthur

Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting John M...

Coles-Myer collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1766
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Bomarea edulis

Bomarea edulis

Banks Florilegium collection
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Clerodendrum paniculatum

Clerodendrum paniculatum

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Syzygium suborbiculare

Syzygium suborbiculare

Banks Florilegium collection
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Lizard Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dendrophthoe vitellina

Dendrophthoe vitellina

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Erythrina vespertilio Leguminosae

Erythrina vespertilio Leguminosae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Petalostigma banksii

Petalostigma banksii

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Dendrobium discolor

Dendrobium discolor

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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Ceriops tagal

Ceriops tagal

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Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Cook

Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Coo...

Staffordshire Figurine collection
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Human figures
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Alpha Factory
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1845
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Book titled 'Wedding Dress 1740-1970' written by Madelaine Ginsburg

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Margot Child collection
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Books
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London, England
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Victoria and Albert Museum
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1740
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Melaleuca nodosa

Melaleuca nodosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Tephrosia filipes var. latifolia Leguminosae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Lamprolobium fruticosum

Lamprolobium fruticosum

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Florilegium print folder

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Earina mucronata Orchidaceae

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Dicliptera bracteata

Dicliptera bracteata

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Chiliotrichum diffusum Compositae

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Stylidium alsinoides

Stylidium alsinoides

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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Baccharis pingraea Compositae

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Phacellothrix cladochaeta Compositae

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Lomandra laxa

Lomandra laxa

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Bustard Bay, QLD, Australia
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Centella asiatica

Centella asiatica

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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Cucumis mello var. agrestis

Cucumis mello var. agrestis

Banks Florilegium collection
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Ophiorrhiza solandri

Ophiorrhiza solandri

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Hedyotis mitrasacmoides Rubiaceae

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Luffa cylindrica var. leiocarpa

Luffa cylindrica var. leiocarpa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Adenostemma viscosum Compositae

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Bruguiera conjugata

Bruguiera conjugata

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Hakea gibbosa

Hakea gibbosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Cerbera manghas

Cerbera manghas

Banks Florilegium collection
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Cheilanthes distans

Cheilanthes distans

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Plantago raoulii

Plantago raoulii

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Pernettya pumila

Pernettya pumila

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Sibthorpia peregrina

Sibthorpia peregrina

Banks Florilegium collection
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Peperomia leptostachya Piperaceae

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Dodonaea viscosa

Dodonaea viscosa

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Hernandia sonora

Hernandia sonora

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Florilegium title page

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