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Yellow bicycle used by Dot Butler

Yellow bicycle used by Dot Butler

Alex Colley collection
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Bicycles
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Mrs Dorothy 'Dot' Butler
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1960
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Branding iron,

Branding iron, "TXC"

Ted Fogarty collection
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Brands
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Lucy Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ted Fogarty
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1978
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Link Trainer flight simulator, RAAF No. A13-34, used to train pilots at 10 EFTS, Temora, 1941-1945

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Department of Transport collection
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Flight simulators
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United States of America
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Link Aviation Devices Inc
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1941
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1963 Lightburn Zeta motor car

1963 Lightburn Zeta motor car

Lightburn collection
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Motor cars
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Camden, South Australia, Australia
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Lightburn & Co Ltd
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1963
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ACME 'Invincible' clothes wringer

ACME 'Invincible' clothes wringer

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes wringers
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Glasgow, Scotland
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ACME Manufacturing Co
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1900
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Cane fleece basket

Cane fleece basket

Richard Maple-Brown collection
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Baskets
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Richard Maple-Brown
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1986
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Gabriella Roy collection
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Spearthrowers
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Wilfred Pootchemunka
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1986
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Gabriella Roy collection
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Spearthrowers
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Not provided
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1986
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Spear

Spear

Gabriella Roy collection
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Spears
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1986
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Parrying Shield

Parrying Shield

Gabriella Roy collection
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Shields
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Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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Shield

Shield

Gabriella Roy collection
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Shields
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1986
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Macropod incisor necklace

Macropod incisor necklace

Gabriella Roy collection
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Necklaces
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1986
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Gabriella Roy collection
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Balgo, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, represents a WW1 soldier's hat

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Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, represents a WW1 soldier's hat

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Paddy Roe collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears and eyes

Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears and eyes

Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears and eyes

Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears and eyes

Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears, mouth and teeth

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Paddy Roe collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears, mouth and teeth

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Paddy Roe collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Stick from the West Kimberley region, represents a WW1 soldier's sword

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Paddy Roe collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Stick from the West Kimberley region, represents a WW1 soldier's sword

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Paddy Roe collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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T-shirt with the slogan

T-shirt with the slogan "I Stand On My Land"

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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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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Single bed sheet

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bedsheets
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1920
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Bedspread

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bedspreads
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Double Bedspread

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Carpet runner

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Floor runners
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Floor mat

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Floor mats
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1970
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Scale model of HMB Endeavour

Scale model of HMB Endeavour

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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Boomerang

Boomerang

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Boomerangs
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1986
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Spearthrowers
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1986
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Cylindrical wooden clapstick

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Clapsticks
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1986
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String bag

String bag

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Bags
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1986
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String bag

String bag

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Bags
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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Armband of woven string with four conical shells in a decorative motif and a tuft of fine feathers bound to the centre edge

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Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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Armband of woven string with four conical shells in a decorative motif and a tuft of fine feathers bound to the centre edge

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Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1986
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Necklaces
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1986
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Department of Sport Recreation and Tourism collection
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Spearthrowers
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1983
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Pigmented carved ironwood sculpture of a pelican

Pigmented carved ironwood sculpture of a pelican

Department of Sport Recreation and Tourism collection
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Wood carvings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanislaus Purantatameri
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1980
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Computer console from the SNOCOM computer used by the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority

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University of Sydney School of Engineering collection
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Computer components
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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School of Electrical Engineering, University of Sydney
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1958
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Ferranti reader from the SNOCOM computer used by the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority

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University of Sydney School of Engineering collection
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Computer components
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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School of Electrical Engineering, University of Sydney
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1958
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Teletype punch from the SNOCOM computer used by the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority

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University of Sydney School of Engineering collection
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Computer components
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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School of Electrical Engineering, University of Sydney
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1958
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Creed printer from the SNOCOM computer used by the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority

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University of Sydney School of Engineering collection
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Computer components
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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School of Electrical Engineering, University of Sydney
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1958
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Mounting bench from the SNOCOM computer used by the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority

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University of Sydney School of Engineering collection
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Computer components
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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School of Electrical Engineering, University of Sydney
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1958
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IBM input typewriter from the SNOCOM computer used by the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority

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University of Sydney School of Engineering collection
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Typewriters
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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School of Electrical Engineering, University of Sydney
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1958
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Model wooden canoe

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Models
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1956
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Model wooden dugout canoe carved from one piece of wood

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1956
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Spear

Spear

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Spears
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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Hollow wooden smoking pipe

Hollow wooden smoking pipe

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Smoking pipes
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Not provided
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1986
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Lost Heritage

Lost Heritage

Workshop Arts Centre collection no. 2
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alice Hinton Bateup
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1985
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Munukpuy Guya

Munukpuy Guya

Workshop Arts Centre collection no. 3
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Linocuts
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Banduk Marika
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1985
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Poster that advertises the screening of a television film documentary titled 'East Meets West'

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West Theatre Company collection
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Event posters
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Moonee Ponds, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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West Theatre Company
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1984
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Hand carved wooden cross made in 1986 by Polish immigrant to...

Basil Gasperowicz collection no. 1
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Crucifixes
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Ardeer, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Basil Gasperowicz
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1986
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Circular table cloth printed with a Tiwi design by women at ...

Jennifer Hoff collection
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Tablecloths
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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1986
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Long yellow fibreglass and wood surfboard with a green fin o...

Timothy and Sian Chadwick collection
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Surfboards
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Brookvale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Timothy V. Chadwick
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1964
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Certificate issued by the Australian Wool Testing Authority for fifteen bales of wool, 9 September 1986

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Colin R Murray collection
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Certificates
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Western Australia, Australia
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Australian Wool Testing Authority
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1986
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Piece of chalk used to mark shipping containers by Dutch immigrant dockside worker Harry Duyker

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Dr Edward Duyker collection no. 1
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Chalks
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Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Herman '. Duyker
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1980
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Cartoon depicting Pope John Paul II

Cartoon depicting Pope John Paul II

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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1986
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Black and white caricature of Australian cricketer Alan Border

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John Rogers collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1986
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