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Wooden hall chair with a removable black felt cushion, from the Prime Minister's Lodge

Wooden hall chair with a removable black felt cushion, from ...

Department of Home Affairs (Prime Minister's Lodge) collection
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Australia
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Mrs Ruth Lane Poole
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1926
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Straight back wooden chair with a dark blue leather padded seat and back rest attached to the frame

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Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Hon William 'Billy' M. Hughes
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1927
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Straight back wooden chair with a dark blue leather padded seat and back rest attached to the frame

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Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Hon William 'Billy' M. Hughes
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1927
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Straight back wooden chair with a dark blue leather padded seat attached to the frame and backrest

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Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Hon William 'Billy' M. Hughes
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1927
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Wooden hall chair with arms, and a removable black felt cush...

Department of Home Affairs (Prime Minister's Lodge) collection
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The Lodge, Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Ruth Lane Poole
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1926
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Varnished cedar balloon-backed chair, made for the Postmaste...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1873
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Straight back wooden chair with a dark blue leather padded seat attached to the frame

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Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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South Australia, Australia
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A. Pengelley & Co.
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1927
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Straight back wooden chair with a dark blue leather padded seat and back rest attached to the frame

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Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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South Australia, Australia
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A. Pengelley & Co.
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1927
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Gum bar back chair

Gum bar back chair

Toby and Juliana Hooper collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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Six Queen Anne revival chairs

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1910
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Varnished cedar balloon-backed chair, made for the Postmaste...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Wooden hall chair with a removable black felt cushion

Department of Home Affairs (Prime Minister's Lodge) collection
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Mrs Ruth Lane Poole
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Three spindle chairs with pressed backs

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1910
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Wooden hall chair with arms, and a removable black felt cush...

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Varnished cedar balloon-backed chair, made for the Postmaste...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1873
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Straight back wooden chair with a dark blue leather padded seat attached to the frame and backrest

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Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Hon William 'Billy' M. Hughes
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1927
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Straight back wooden chair with a dark blue leather padded seat attached to the frame and backrest

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Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Hon William 'Billy' M. Hughes
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1927
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Make-do high-backed pine packing case chair

Make-do high-backed pine packing case chair

Lyn Cousins and Chris Tyrell collection
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Burrogate, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ernest Smith
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1926
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