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Poster titled 'Disarm the nuclear powers March against Nuclear War Demonstrate April 15th'

Poster titled 'Disarm the nuclear powers March against Nucle...

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Metal stamp

Metal stamp

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Printing blocks
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Carving of a fish

Carving of a fish

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Wood carvings
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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1975
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Doily

Doily

Muriel Kelly collection
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Doilies
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Agreement dated 25th May 1885 between Samuel Hawkins and Charles Rasp regarding share in Broken Hill Silver Mining Company

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Marisol Martinreyes collection
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Sales records
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1885
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May the flags that fly for freedom ever by victorious - union is strength

May the flags that fly for freedom ever by victorious - unio...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Surry Hills Methodist Church

Surry Hills Methodist Church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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Tube of white glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of white glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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Samples
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Letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 10 December 1876

Letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 10 December 1876

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1876
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Affordable Housing - a Right Not a Privilege

Affordable Housing - a Right Not a Privilege

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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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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Land Kangaroo

Land Kangaroo

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Namerredge
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SWIX waxing tips for cross country skiing

SWIX waxing tips for cross country skiing

Elaine Allen collection
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Instruction books
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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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Naomi Tipakalippa
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Certificate awarded at the Parramatta Agricultural & Industrial Society Annual Show, 1967 for third prize for an organdie throwover

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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Envelope addressed to Miss Constance Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn, 1874

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1874
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Toy automated kangaroo with a joey in its pouch

Toy automated kangaroo with a joey in its pouch

Terence Lane collection
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Mechanical toys
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1946
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Ceremonial Parade ... Royal Visit

Ceremonial Parade ... Royal Visit

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Booklets
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Two children sitting on chairs in a garden

Two children sitting on chairs in a garden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black metal

Black metal "Winner" brand, hand operated sewing machine

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Sewing machines
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United States of America
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Chamaescilla Corymbosa

Chamaescilla Corymbosa

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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King Street, Sydney.

King Street, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Art Series
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Axle pin

Axle pin

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Vehicle components
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Scene in the Zoo, Sydney

Scene in the Zoo, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1912
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Colour caricature of Australian Rules Football player, Bernie Quinlan, wearing his Fitzroy Football Club guernsey

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John Rogers collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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Dark blue cap with light blue peak and UNTAET embroidered on front

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Australian Army History Unit collection
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Caps
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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2000
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I remembish (hic) whersh lobster and beersh came from ...

I remembish (hic) whersh lobster and beersh came from ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Penrith, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1907
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Lobelia Simplicicaulis

Lobelia Simplicicaulis

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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SYDNEY HARBOUR FROM McMAHON'S POINT

SYDNEY HARBOUR FROM McMAHON'S POINT

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph of a John Curtin painting

Black and white photograph of a John Curtin painting

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Australian News and Information Bureau
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The  North-east wind

The North-east wind

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unawanda
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1948
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Cinema advertising slide promoting Hartley Cycles, about 1937

Cinema advertising slide promoting Hartley Cycles, about 193...

Cycling in Australia - Cinema Advertising collection
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Lantern slides
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Model club

Model club

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Independent Order of Rechabites  Temperance Friendly Society

Independent Order of Rechabites Temperance Friendly Society

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boys on the lime topped rocks

Boys on the lime topped rocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The D.H. Gazette

The D.H. Gazette

Eric J Treloar collection
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Magazines
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De Havilland Aircraft Company Limited
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1929
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White china dinner plate

White china dinner plate

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Dinner plates
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Engraved boab nut 'The Eloping Couple and the Husband's Revenge' by Jack Wherra

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Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Black and white caricature of Victorian Premier Sir Rupert Hamer, wearing Scottish national costume

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John Rogers collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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1983
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Punishment cell Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Punishment cell Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Parliamentary Press Gallery pass

Parliamentary Press Gallery pass

Alan Reid collection
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Passes
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Handwritten poem titled A

Handwritten poem titled A "Dirge" for 1934

John Collinson Close collection
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Manuscripts
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1934
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Group photograph of clergymen

Group photograph of clergymen

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Folding leather measuring tape with a kangaroo on the outside

Folding leather measuring tape with a kangaroo on the outsid...

Terence Lane collection
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Tape measures
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At the play

At the play

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Card of appreciation

Card of appreciation

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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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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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucia Carlingun
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Boomerang depicting the Sydney Harbour Bridge, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Flat metal folding food grater

Flat metal folding food grater

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Food graters
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QSL card for VK4-QSL

QSL card for VK4-QSL

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cedar box stamped in gold on lid

Cedar box stamped in gold on lid "A. L. F."

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Presentation boxes
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Augustus L. Faithfull
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Price list with meal and room rates for the Nikko Palace Hotel

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Thompson Family collection
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Price lists
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Two bird sculptures

Two bird sculptures

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nola
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1992
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Ivory walking stick

Ivory walking stick

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Walking-sticks
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Card containing bridal blessing

Card containing bridal blessing

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Wishing You and all humanity PEACE on Earth and Goodwill

Wishing You and all humanity PEACE on Earth and Goodwill

Barbara Joyce Wright collection no. 2
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Cards
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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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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wutjunun
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Note about the location of several sets of keys

Note about the location of several sets of keys

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notes
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Invitation to meet Paul and Eslanda Robeson, Paddington Town Hall, 10 November 1960

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Milleese Morrow Boughton collection
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Invitations
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Peace Committee for International Cooperation and Disarmament
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1960
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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Envelope for letter written to Will Glover and his new wife Elma to welcome them home

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Envelopes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William R. Glover
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1919
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