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British MkIII Pattern 1944 military steel helmet painted with the Trotskyist slogan 'OUT NOW', adopted to protest the Vietnam War

British MkIII Pattern 1944 military steel helmet painted wit...

Paul Bridges collection
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Military helmets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Plane iron

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sliding bevel

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Platen type printing press used by the Communist Party of Au...

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 1
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Printing presses
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Victoria, Australia
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H.S. Cropper & Co
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1940
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Plow plane iron

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Glasgow, Scotland
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1920
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Chisel

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1955
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Straight back panel saw

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Bailey wood plane

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Skew back hand saw

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Fine toothed hacksaw blade

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Pencil

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Jack plane with a timber body and a steel blade

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Chisel

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Wooden mallet

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Screwdriver

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Cleaning cloth

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Skew back hand saw

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Jack plane

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Sheffield, England
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Screwdriver with a broken timber handle and a bent steel sha...

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Wiltshire brand wood taper file

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Claw hammer

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Cartoon of Norm Gallagher, Victorian State Secretary of the ...

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Victoria, Australia
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Plow plane iron

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Glasgow, Scotland
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1920
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Plow plane iron

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Glasgow, Scotland
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Pocket Politics No.1, 1955

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 12
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Pamphlets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1955
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Cleaning cloth

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International Lenin Peace Prize medal awarded to Australian Bill Morrow in 1960

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Timber handle for a hand saw

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Philadelphia, United States of America
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Henry Disston & Sons
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Square with a brass reinforced timber stock and a steel blad...

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Bailey wood plane

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Chisel

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1920
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Pocket Politics No.6, 1954

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 12
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Pamphlets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1954
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Timber marking gauge

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Sheffield, England
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William Marples & Son
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Adjustable taper nose pliers

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Nail punch

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Marking gauge

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Steel horseshoe magnet

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Spokeshave branded H Docker, 1887

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Bench axe with a steel head branded "Plumb", and a timber ha...

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Plow plane iron

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Plow plane iron

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Chisel

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Saw-setting tool

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Wood gouge with a timber handle

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Chisel

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1920
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Carpenter's pincers, branded "9"

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Heavyweight woollen double breasted overcoat, with two side ...

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Stub of a wax candle

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Keyhole saw

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Spirit level

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Timber tool box

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Plow plane iron

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Saw-setting tool

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Wiltshire brand wood taper file

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Chisel

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1920
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Keep Australia Prosperous

Keep Australia Prosperous

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 9
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Leaflets
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The Liberal Party of Australia
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1956
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Plow plane iron

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Glasgow, Scotland
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1920
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Plumb-bob

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Rip saw

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London, England
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Timber tool box

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