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Photograph of Old Parliament House, Canberra

Photograph of Old Parliament House, Canberra

George Henry Taylor collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hammer with claws

Hammer with claws

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Scribing tool

Scribing tool

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Rebate plane

Rebate plane

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Leather nail bag

Leather nail bag

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Photograph of St Johns Church, Reid, with headstones in the foreground

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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A wooden sample of scribing

A wooden sample of scribing

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Ovolo 3/8 moulding blade

Ovolo 3/8 moulding blade

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Stanley No.73 10-inch ratchet brace

Stanley No.73 10-inch ratchet brace

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Double iron wooden smoothing plane

Double iron wooden smoothing plane

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Nail punch

Nail punch

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Rabbet plane

Rabbet plane

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Veneer scraper

Veneer scraper

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Sandpaper holder

Sandpaper holder

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Spokeshave

Spokeshave

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Jig for a spokeshave cutter

Jig for a spokeshave cutter

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Photograph of Parliament House, Canberra, shortly after its completion

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Brass plumb-bob

Brass plumb-bob

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Stanley Rule & Level Co No.12 box scraper

Stanley Rule & Level Co No.12 box scraper

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New Britain, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States of America
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Building

Building

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Scribing knife

Scribing knife

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Photograph of Parliament House, Canberra, shortly after its completion

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Preston's straight spokeshave

Preston's straight spokeshave

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Bead plane used during the construction of Old Parliament House

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Bench axe and blade cover associated with George Taylor

Bench axe and blade cover associated with George Taylor

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Mallet made from jarrah

Mallet made from jarrah

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Drill

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Router made of Yellow Box wood

Router made of Yellow Box wood

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Keyhole saw

Keyhole saw

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Sandpaper holder made from a length of wooden dowel

Sandpaper holder made from a length of wooden dowel

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Ovolo 5/8 moulding blade

Ovolo 5/8 moulding blade

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Single iron jack plane

Single iron jack plane

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Hollow moulding plane

Hollow moulding plane

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Photograph of the construction of Old Parliament House

Photograph of the construction of Old Parliament House

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Mortise eight inch wooden gauge

Mortise eight inch wooden gauge

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Brad punch

Brad punch

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Pump screwdriver

Pump screwdriver

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Stanley 'Yankee' No.130A pump screwdriver with two bits

Stanley 'Yankee' No.130A pump screwdriver with two bits

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Sheffield, England
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Retractable measuring tape with imperial markings

Retractable measuring tape with imperial markings

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Keyhole saw

Keyhole saw

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Mortise gauge

Mortise gauge

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Dovetail saw

Dovetail saw

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Philadelphia, United States of America
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Henry Disston & Sons
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Sandpaper block

Sandpaper block

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Bevel

Bevel

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Double iron wooden smoothing plane

Double iron wooden smoothing plane

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Stanley 10 inch square

Stanley 10 inch square

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Firmer chisel

Firmer chisel

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Gimlet

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Mitre template

Mitre template

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Photograph of Parliament House, Canberra, shortly after its completion

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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A wooden sample of scribing

A wooden sample of scribing

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Scraper

Scraper

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Metal router

Metal router

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Stanley No.11 nail punch

Stanley No.11 nail punch

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Bead plane used during the construction of Old Parliament House

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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Woodwork samples

Woodwork samples

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Keyhole saw

Keyhole saw

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Photograph of Hotel Canberra

Photograph of Hotel Canberra

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The Duke and Duchess of York in a carriage at the opening of Parliament House, Canberra

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Bead plane used during the construction of Old Parliament House

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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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