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Small black doll with moving limbs

Small black doll with moving limbs

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Long metal tweezers

Long metal tweezers

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Letter of congratulations to Edna Thompson on receiving a British Empire Medal

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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Rectangular cardboard box containing

Rectangular cardboard box containing "Improved Persil Made F...

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Laundry soap
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Small white enamel cup with blue rim but without a handle

Small white enamel cup with blue rim but without a handle

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Small paperback book by Thea Stanley Hughes titled 'The Unknown Drug'

Small paperback book by Thea Stanley Hughes titled 'The Unkn...

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London, England
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Thea S. Hughes
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1978
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Booklet titled 'Pacific Highway Northern Suburbs Sydney to Newcastle'

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of Maurice White, Sydney, 1934

Photograph of Maurice White, Sydney, 1934

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Thomas, Pat and Mable in front of a house - 40 Elimatta St in Reid

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Reid, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Photograph 'across lake from opposite entrance ANU Club, 1971'

Photograph 'across lake from opposite entrance ANU Club, 197...

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Lake Burley Griffin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1971
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Pamphlet titled 'The Australian Golf Club Kensington Sydney'

Pamphlet titled 'The Australian Golf Club Kensington Sydney'

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Kensington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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White coloured eye liner

White coloured eye liner

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Cosmetics
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Letter of congratulations from Peter Bailey to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Letters
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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10 ounce measuring cup

10 ounce measuring cup

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Handwritten letter of congratulations from Dr Irene Crespin to Edna Thompson on her receipt of a British Empire Medal

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Ainslie, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Dr Irene Crespin
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1977
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Nail cleaner

Nail cleaner

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Manicure equipment
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Golf pouch and six golf tees

Golf pouch and six golf tees

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Book titled 'Readings and Prayers for members of Army Women's Services'

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Small notebook titled 'Canberra House and Land'

Small notebook titled 'Canberra House and Land'

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Notebooks
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Book titled 'First Aid to the Injured' present to Scout Edward Burge

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Cardboard box

Cardboard box

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Photograph of Edna Thompson and another woman

Photograph of Edna Thompson and another woman

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Edna M. Thompson
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Deco-style box

Deco-style box

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Paperback book by Ely Culbertson titled 'Contract Bridge Self-Teacher'

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Pocket-size diary of 1954 belonging to Edna Thompson, containing details of her daily activities while living in Japan

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Edna M. Thompson
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Course completion certificate awarded to Edna Thompson from Prahran Technical School, 1928

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1928
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Booklet titled 'Episodes - A Glimpse of Australia-Japan Relations 1859-1979'

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Japan
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1859
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Card of congratulations to Edna Thompson on receiving a British Empire Medal, 1977

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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Photograph 'from slopes of Black Mt along peninsula to Yarralumla, 1971'

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Black Mountain, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Aust...
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1971
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Photograph of Edna Thompson and 'Tuppy' Franz, Martin Place Sydney, 1934

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Martin Place, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Edna M. Thompson
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1934
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Container

Container

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Haji Sir Abdullah Haroon Memorial Tennis Tournament 1951 Ladies Doubles trophy

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Pakistan
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Four girls, two seated on the grass and two standing behind in a garden setting

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Amy, Mother, Yvonne & I at Parramatta a few weeks ago

Amy, Mother, Yvonne & I at Parramatta a few weeks ago

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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Boot hook

Boot hook

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Booklet titled 'Sydney and New South Wales'

Booklet titled 'Sydney and New South Wales'

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Photograph of a mixed tennis team, including Norma Thompson, Canberra, 1932

Photograph of a mixed tennis team, including Norma Thompson,...

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Notebook containing finances, salaries, household expenditure etc.

Notebook containing finances, salaries, household expenditur...

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Letter of congratulations from Judy to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Spike flower holder

Spike flower holder

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Practical Nursing

Practical Nursing

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Instruction books
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Book titled 'Pelmanism Your purpose in Life: How to Achieve It Lesson 2'

Book titled 'Pelmanism Your purpose in Life: How to Achieve ...

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Photograph of Edna Thompson in tennis attire

Photograph of Edna Thompson in tennis attire

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Edna M. Thompson
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Knife with a wide blade with broken point

Knife with a wide blade with broken point

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Knives
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Booklet titled 'Peter Richard Heydon 1913-1971 A tribute from his friends'

Booklet titled 'Peter Richard Heydon 1913-1971 A tribute fro...

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Sir Peter Heydon
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Domed wire food cover

Domed wire food cover

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Geological Map, Canberra, ACT

Geological Map, Canberra, ACT

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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bureau of Mineral Resources
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1953
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Large gathering of men and women in formal attire - Australia Day 26.1.52  18 Clifton Karachi

Large gathering of men and women in formal attire - Australi...

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1952
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Two women and a small girl with a hat sitting on a wal with the sea in the distance.

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Young blonde girl (possibly Pat) sitting on the grass in front of a house

Young blonde girl (possibly Pat) sitting on the grass in fro...

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Small paperback book titled

Small paperback book titled "Movement" No.8, edited by Thea ...

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Thea S. Hughes
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Handwritten letter of congratulations to Edna Thompson on receiving a British Empire Medal

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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Edna M. Thompson
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Two women and a small child sitting on the rocks near the sea with a lighthouse in the distance and hills on the horizon

Two women and a small child sitting on the rocks near the se...

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Visitor's booklet for Cape Town, South Africa

Visitor's booklet for Cape Town, South Africa

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Cape Town, South Africa
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Letter of congratulations from Flora to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

Letter of congratulations from Flora to Edna Thompson on rec...

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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Handwritten aerogram letter of congratulations to Edna Thompson on receiving a British Empire Medal

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Wellington, North Island, New Zealand
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Book titled 'Robert Sarjeant Balmer' by Patricia Degens

Book titled 'Robert Sarjeant Balmer' by Patricia Degens

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Mrs Patricia A. Degens
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Information booklet for visitors to South Africa titled 'Land in the Sun'

Information booklet for visitors to South Africa titled 'Lan...

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South Africa, Africa
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Photograph of Edna Thompson and Maurice White, Sydney, 1934

Photograph of Edna Thompson and Maurice White, Sydney, 1934

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Edna M. Thompson
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1934
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Photograph of Edna and Norma Thompson at a tennis party

Photograph of Edna and Norma Thompson at a tennis party

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Edna M. Thompson
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