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10 ounce measuring cup

10 ounce measuring cup

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Small paperback book titled

Small paperback book titled "Movement" Vol VII, No.1. Edited...

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Thea S. Hughes
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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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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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Letter of congratulations from Flora to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Edna M. Thompson
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Deep rectangular off-white enamel dish

Deep rectangular off-white enamel dish

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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 'from slopes of Black Mt across lake to Yarralumla Nursery headland, 1971'

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Black Mountain, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Aust...
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Book titled 'Speed Training in Pitman's Shorthand' by T.F. Marriner

Book titled 'Speed Training in Pitman's Shorthand' by T.F. M...

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Rectangular cardboard box containing

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

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Cigarette case

Cigarette case

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Small black doll with moving limbs

Small black doll with moving limbs

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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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Unused postcard depicting Cecil Square, Salisbury, Rhodesia

Unused postcard depicting Cecil Square, Salisbury, Rhodesia

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Gregory's Road Map of New South Wales

Gregory's Road Map of New South Wales

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Photograph 'from slopes of Black Mt across lake to Yarralumla Nursery headland, 1971'

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Black Mountain, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Aust...
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Esperanto reading in part

Esperanto reading in part "Gvidilo de Wellington ...".

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Framed poem titled 'Missin' You' by Lawrence Hawthorne.

Framed poem titled 'Missin' You' by Lawrence Hawthorne.

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The Handy Canberra Cookery Booklet

The Handy Canberra Cookery Booklet

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Travel brochure titled 'South Africa's Transvaal'

Travel brochure titled 'South Africa's Transvaal'

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South Africa, Africa
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Lighter and box

Lighter and box

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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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Elementry Physiology

Elementry Physiology

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Two letters, one an invitation from the Secretary to the Governor General inviting Enid Thompson to receive B.E.M. insignia and an acceptance of invitation.

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Government House, Yarralumla, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Edna M. Thompson
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Container

Container

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Unused postcard depicting The 726ft Kalambo Falls in Rhodesia

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White coloured eye liner

White coloured eye liner

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Two women (Edna Thompson on right) walking along a pavement.

Two women (Edna Thompson on right) walking along a pavement.

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Letter of congratulations from C.L. Hewitt to Edna Thompson on receipt of her British Empire Medal

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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Metal badge for 'The Women's League of Health. Movement is life'

Metal badge for 'The Women's League of Health. Movement is l...

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Photograph 'from slopes of Black Mt across lake to hospital, Parliament House etc, 1971'

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Black Mountain, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Aust...
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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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Hand operated meat mincer

Hand operated meat mincer

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Unused postcard depicting the S.S. Liemba on Lake Tanganyika, Rhodesia

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

Paperback book by Ely Culbertson titled 'Contract Bridge Sel...

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Information booklet titled 'South African Quiz'

Information booklet titled 'South African Quiz'

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South Africa, Africa
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Notebook containing finances, salaries, household expenditure etc.

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Letter from John Wessel providing a character reference for Mrs Edna Thompson, 1976

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Edna M. Thompson
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Letter written by Edna Thompson requesting transfer to Military Hospital, 1944

Letter written by Edna Thompson requesting transfer to Milit...

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Edna M. Thompson
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1944
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Small white enamel cup with blue rim and no handle

Small white enamel cup with blue rim and no handle

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How to make good pictures

How to make good pictures

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Woman standing on a sheltered balcony, holding a baby in a long dress - Yvonne 3 months

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Unused postcard depicting Monkey Bay, Lake Nyasa, Rhodesia

Unused postcard depicting Monkey Bay, Lake Nyasa, Rhodesia

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Deco-style box

Deco-style box

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Travel brochure for 'Walks Around Chuzenji Lake-Side Hotel Chuzenji, Nikko Japan'

Travel brochure for 'Walks Around Chuzenji Lake-Side Hotel C...

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Instructions for playing Contract Bridge

Instructions for playing Contract Bridge

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Photograph of a mens cricket team, 1987

Photograph of a mens cricket team, 1987

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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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Autograph book containing humorous messages written by Edna Thompson's school friends 1926-1928

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Edna M. Thompson
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Letter containing information about Edna Thompson's service in the Australian Army Medical Women's Service, 1944

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Edna M. Thompson
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Chatillon N.Y. spring balance

Chatillon N.Y. spring balance

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

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Photograph of Country 2 vs Metropolitan girls hockey game at Woollarah Park

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

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Program titled 'Community Concert, First Fleet Re-enactment 1988 Bicentennial'

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1988
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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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Letter providing a character reference for Mrs Mable Thompson

Letter providing a character reference for Mrs Mable Thompso...

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The Cocktail Book

The Cocktail Book

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Khaki canvas bag with six pockets that hold cutlery

Khaki canvas bag with six pockets that hold cutlery

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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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