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Nifty Perfume

Nifty Perfume

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Monocular microscope used for the scientific study of algae by phycologist Valerie May

Monocular microscope used for the scientific study of algae ...

Valerie Jones collection
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Microscopes
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Valerie May
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1940
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Super Sweetener

Super Sweetener

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Portable cabin made from a water tank, used on geological surveys by Dr John and Roma Dulhunty, who called it the 'Hollow Log'

Portable cabin made from a water tank, used on geological su...

John and Roma Dulhunty collection
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Caravans
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New South Wales, Australia
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Dr John Dulhunty
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1975
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Artwork titled

Artwork titled "Dispossessed"

Workshop Arts Centre collection no. 2
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Political posters
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New South Wales, Australia
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Alice Hinton Bateup
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1985
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Two beer mugs

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Mugs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1980
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Small brown jug

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Jugs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1980
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Set of three glasses

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Glasses
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1970
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Back part of "SANA" Lapel Pin

Scientists Against Nuclear Arms collection
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Lapel pins
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Millers Badges
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1981
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Front part of "SANA" Lapel Pin

Scientists Against Nuclear Arms collection
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Lapel pins
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Millers Badges
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1981
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Two cream china dinner plates

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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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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White cotton pillowcase

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Pillowcases
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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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Set of two children's glasses

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Glasses
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1970
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Orange and black rectangular sticker SANA

Scientists Against Nuclear Arms collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Scientists Against Nuclear Arms (Australia)
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1981
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Microscope eyepiece

Valerie Jones collection
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Microscope lenses
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Valerie May
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1940
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Set of eight children's glasses

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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1960
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Eight Royal Agricultural Society of N.S.W. Member and Member...

Colledge Family collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1981
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Front part of "SANA" Lapel Pin

Scientists Against Nuclear Arms collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1981
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Parachromatic lens case

Valerie Jones collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Valerie May
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1940
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Leyland Atlantean double-decker bus known as the 'Peace Bus'

Leyland Atlantean double-decker bus known as the 'Peace Bus'

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Buses
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England
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Leyland Motors
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1971
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Small china bowl

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bowls
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1970
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Two bowls

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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Set of three glasses

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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1970
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Scrubbing brush

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Scrubbing-brushes
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1980
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Back part of "SANA" Lapel Pin

Scientists Against Nuclear Arms collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1981
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Three bowls

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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A set of two glasses

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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1980
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Brass lens case

Valerie Jones collection
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Lens cases
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Valerie May
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1940
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Two square black sateen cushions

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Saucepan and lid

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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1920
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Firemen and Deckhands Union of New South Wales banner

Firemen and Deckhands Union of New South Wales collection
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Banners
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Edgar Whitbread
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1895
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The Water Conservation and Irrigation Commission of NSW... [Lawson Siphons]

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Irrigation (Deniliquin and Tatura) collection
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Signs
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New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Murray Irrigation Area and Districts
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1955
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Booklet titled, Information on nulcear weapons and the arms ...

Scientists Against Nuclear Arms collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Scientists Against Nuclear Arms (Australia)
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1981
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Photograph of the six men who founded the organisation Scien...

Scientists Against Nuclear Arms collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Wooden case for microscope used for the scientific study of ...

Valerie Jones collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Valerie May
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1940
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Bolster cover in white twill cotton

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bolsters
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1930
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Microscope eyepiece

Valerie Jones collection
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Microscope lenses
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Valerie May
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1940
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