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Timber box with L ROBERTSON L ROBE on lid

Timber box with L ROBERTSON L ROBE on lid

Les Robertson collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1920
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Composing stick

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Les Robertson collection
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1920
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Ink bottle

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Les Robertson collection
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Les Robertson collection
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Furnace Shovel from the Government Printing Office

Furnace Shovel from the Government Printing Office

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Government Publishing Service
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Pictorial History Commonwealth Government Printing Canberra

Pictorial History Commonwealth Government Printing Canberra

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Computer Typesetting Conference, Report of Proceedings, London University, July 1964

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Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Australian Government Publishing Service
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New South Wales

New South Wales

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Australian Government Publishing Service
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Matrix case

Matrix case

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Les Robertson collection
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Les Robertson collection
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Art and Practice of Printing, volume VI

Art and Practice of Printing, volume VI

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Australian Government Publishing Service
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Photograph of staff of the Australian Government Publishing Services, Canberra, 15th July 1997

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Australian Coat of Arms

Australian Coat of Arms

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Quoin key

Quoin key

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Folder of printed official signature blocks and ACT school stationery

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Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Staff register

Staff register

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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The Official Manual, Linotype Machine Principles

The Official Manual, Linotype Machine Principles

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Rouse Slug Clipper

Rouse Slug Clipper

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printing tool

printing tool

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Model of railway line cross section, souvenir

Model of railway line cross section, souvenir

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J. Kemp

J. Kemp

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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A Family Affair, The Story of the Carlaws of Glasgow

A Family Affair, The Story of the Carlaws of Glasgow

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Harrild and Sons Proof Press No 1048

Harrild and Sons Proof Press No 1048

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 3
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Printing tool

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Robert S. Brain

Robert S. Brain

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Les Robertson collection
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Simplified Cost Accounting Procedures for the Printing Trade

Simplified Cost Accounting Procedures for the Printing Trade

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Typographical Printing Surfaces by Legros and Grant

Typographical Printing Surfaces by Legros and Grant

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Linotype machine Model 48 No 15325

Linotype machine Model 48 No 15325

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 3
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Herbert John Green

Herbert John Green

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The Trade Cycle

The Trade Cycle

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Typeface for the letter 'T'

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Albert James Mullett

Albert James Mullett

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Justifying scale drum

Justifying scale drum

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Greig and Sons Rounding and Backing Machine

Greig and Sons Rounding and Backing Machine

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 3
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Screw press

Screw press

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Ludlow Manual of Instructions

Ludlow Manual of Instructions

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Leslie Ferdinand Johnston

Leslie Ferdinand Johnston

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Monotype printing machine keyboard

Monotype printing machine keyboard

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Landenberger Paper Equivalentor

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B J Ball Limited
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Lithographer's stone from the Australian Government Publishing Service

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