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Natives of Carpentaria

Natives of Carpentaria

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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T Baines
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1873
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Tin of beef dripping sent to the Lawton family in Uxbridge, London, in a Red Cross parcel from Hobart in 1942

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French-Lawton collection
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Canned foods
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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The Austral Canning Co Pty Ltd
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1940
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

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The Gwalior Plains

The Gwalior Plains

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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J Carr
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John Poole Marine Chronometer No 2659, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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John Poole
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1855
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Jack plane

Jack plane

John Docker collection
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Sheffield, England
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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King George's Sound

King George's Sound

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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J Carr
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Native Encampment

Native Encampment

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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John S. Prout
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1844
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 1604 with accessories in a wooden case

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Home Guard Description

Home Guard Description

EJ Tomaszewski collection
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London, England
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Mr Edward J. Tomaszewski
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1941
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Rip saw

Rip saw

John Docker collection
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London, England
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L Pabble & Sanderson
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1920
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Certificate

Certificate

EJ Tomaszewski collection
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Mr Edward J. Tomaszewski
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Wooden dentist instrument cabinet owned by Len Uren

Wooden dentist instrument cabinet owned by Len Uren

Len Uren collection
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London, England
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Cash & Sons
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1920
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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

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Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 3617 in a wooden case

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John Rodgers Marine Chronometer No 1/1853, with accessories in a wooden case

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Brass fastening latch

Brass fastening latch

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Edward Thomas Loseby
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Book titled 'Wedding Dress 1740-1970' written by Madelaine Ginsburg

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Margot Child collection
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Victoria and Albert Museum
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Morris Tobias Marine Chronometer No 695, with accessories in a wooden case

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Brass fastening pin for latch

Brass fastening pin for latch

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Edward Thomas Loseby
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Loseby Two Day Marine Chronometer No 109, with accessories in a wooden case

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Carrobboree [i.e.Corroboree] on the banks of the Murray

Carrobboree [i.e.Corroboree] on the banks of the Murray

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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J Carr
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Brass fastening pin for latch

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Clutch purse with diamontes

Clutch purse with diamontes

Elizabeth Sanderson collection
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Elizabeth B. Digges
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Pilkington Steam Hammer No 23435, used at Williamstown Naval...

Williamstown Naval Dockyard collection
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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in a wooden ca...

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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 1604 in a wooden case

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Mount Laura, Camperdown

Mount Laura, Camperdown

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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James C. Armytage
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Brass fastening latch

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Brass latch for chronometer

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Grass Tree Plains

Grass Tree Plains

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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J Carr
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in a wooden case

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Tom Thumb's Lagoon, New South Wales -

Tom Thumb's Lagoon, New South Wales -

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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John S. Prout
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Brass fastening latch

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Brass winding key for chronometer

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John Rodgers
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Bevelled glass mirror

Bevelled glass mirror

Elizabeth Sanderson collection
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Elizabeth B. Digges
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Brass fastening pin for latch

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Manufacturer's oval brass plate from Pilkington Steam Hammer...

Williamstown Naval Dockyard collection
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Bamber Bridge, Lancashire, England
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John Broadwood and Sons Oblique Upright Piano, No.57621

John Broadwood and Sons Oblique Upright Piano, No.57621

Diane Fuller collection
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London, England
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John Broadwood & Sons
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Certificate

Certificate

EJ Tomaszewski collection
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London, England
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Mr Edward J. Tomaszewski
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Remington portable typewriter and case, used by journalist J...

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Brass fastening pin for latch

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White ostrich feather hand fan

White ostrich feather hand fan

Elizabeth Sanderson collection
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Elizabeth B. Digges
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Fastening pin for latch

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John Poole Marine Chronometer No 2659 in a wooden case

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Latch for chronometer

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Fastening pin for latch on chronometer

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John Poole
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Brass winding key for chronometer

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Above elbow length, white, kid leather, right-hand glove

Above elbow length, white, kid leather, right-hand glove

Elizabeth Sanderson collection
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London, England
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Elizabeth B. Digges
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Small clutch, covered with diamontes

Small clutch, covered with diamontes

Elizabeth Sanderson collection
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Elizabeth B. Digges
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John Rodgers Marine Chronometer No 1/1853 in a wooden case

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Above elbow length, white, kid leather, left-hand glove

Above elbow length, white, kid leather, left-hand glove

Elizabeth Sanderson collection
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Brass winding key for chronometer

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Australian Aboriginals fishing

Australian Aboriginals fishing

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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James C. Armytage
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Cream satin and diamonte high heel evening wear shoe, for the left foot

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Elizabeth Sanderson collection
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Case key

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