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Child's petticoat in buttery yellow wool flannel with white cotton waistband, handstitched and embroidered

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Petticoats
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Red, white and green felt cap with badges and charms attached and an elastic chin strap

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Caps
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1951
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Rexona

Rexona

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1886, Second Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1886
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Poster titled 'Send Christmas greetings, telegrams before 23rd December'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1948
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Jamaica Bridge, Glasgow

Jamaica Bridge, Glasgow

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Jamaica Bridge, Glasgow, Scotland
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E A Schwerdlfeger & Co
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1905
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Metal stamp

Metal stamp

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Printing blocks
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Roll guaze bandage

Roll guaze bandage

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Bandages
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Cartoon depicting Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser wearing pyjamas and carrying a very large crying baby

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Louis Zmak collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Clarrie King
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1976
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Evening lights, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

Evening lights, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Certificate

Certificate

George Zagora collection
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1948
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FIFA Centennial Order of Merit medal in presentation box

FIFA Centennial Order of Merit medal in presentation box

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Medals
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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Pair of running shoes

Pair of running shoes

Nova Peris collection
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Sports footwear
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Nike
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1936
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Container

Container

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Containers
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Child's drawing - This is on[e] of the Macassan's boat arriving at Macassan Beach by Helen R  (Yunupingu)

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Helen R. Yunupingu
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Correspondence School Super Primary Department Progress Certificate for 1st Year Drawing and Applied art

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Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Super Primary Department, Adelaide
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One mounted colour landscape photograph of members of the ACT Embroiderers' Guild on the steps of the National Library of Australia

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Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Photographs
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Black and white photograph of Ben Chifley and four men

Black and white photograph of Ben Chifley and four men

Fred Daly collection
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Australia Day Burra Aug 10, 1918, Swing Bridge

Australia Day Burra Aug 10, 1918, Swing Bridge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Burra, South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1918
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Letter sent from Augustus Lucian Faithfull, 14 August

Letter sent from Augustus Lucian Faithfull, 14 August

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Augustus L. Faithfull
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Illuminated address to William Barbour

Illuminated address to William Barbour

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Illuminated addresses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1907
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirara College, Alice Springs, NT, Australia
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Mark Fly
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Child's drawing - Legend of the Cocokotoo Woman by Marie Lynette Purutatamerri age 9yrs, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Marie L. Purutatamerri
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Variometer

Variometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Variometers
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Syrinx Aruanus (Melongenidae) juvenile

Syrinx Aruanus (Melongenidae) juvenile

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Diagonal bands and circular motifs

Diagonal bands and circular motifs

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Rubber stamp which reads

Rubber stamp which reads "Drive for Disarmament - The Peace ...

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Rubber stamps
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Building with a tall clock tower, with train carriages on a track in front of it

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Stop Uranium Mining

Stop Uranium Mining

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Association for International Co-operation and Disarmament
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1960
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Carved pearlshell pendant that resembles a dhari headdress with a morning star in the middle

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Tony Shibasaki collection
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Pendants
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mr William A. Shibasaki
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2001
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Hyde park, Sydney, N.S.W in 1942

Hyde park, Sydney, N.S.W in 1942

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1942
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T&G building from Hyde Park, Sydney, NSW

T&G building from Hyde Park, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Murray Views
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Metal machete with bakelite handle

Metal machete with bakelite handle

Parsons collection
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Machetes
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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An Evening of Audio-Visuals - Tasmanian Wilderness

An Evening of Audio-Visuals - Tasmanian Wilderness

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Event posters
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Ralph Hope-Johnstone
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1982
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Metal vegetable steamer damaged in Marysville bushfire, Black Saturday, 7 February 2009

Metal vegetable steamer damaged in Marysville bushfire, Blac...

Lynne Stone (Marysville) collection
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Cooking steamers
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Marysville, Victoria, Australia
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2009
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Certificate

Certificate

Colledge Family collection
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Prize certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1949
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Gleddon Automatic Voltage Regulator

Gleddon Automatic Voltage Regulator

Professor Arthur Hardie Corbett collection
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Electrical equipment
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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1927
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Top hat worn by Sir Henry Gullett

Top hat worn by Sir Henry Gullett

Wight-Gullett collection
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Top hats
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London, England
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Andre & Co Ltd, Hatters
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1905
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Embossed silver salver c.1839

Embossed silver salver c.1839

Alfred Stephen collection
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Salvers
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Dictating and transcribing machine

Dictating and transcribing machine

Ernest B Phillips collection
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Office machines
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Grundig Intermedia GmbH
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1960
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Scout's Cyclist badge certificate

Scout's Cyclist badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1944
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Booklet 'Our cricketers past & present - part VI

Booklet 'Our cricketers past & present - part VI

Australian Cricket Tour 1896 collection
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Booklets
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London, England
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A D Jones & Co
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Poster titled 'For Sadako a thousand peaceful cranes unfold their living wings...'

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Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Hiroshima, Japan
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1945
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Strategy for the Revolution

Strategy for the Revolution

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Mr Brian Medlin
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Stainless steel ring

Stainless steel ring

ET Fealy collection
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Baking tins
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Souvenir cream coloured china saucer with a pattern of flowers, for the cancelled royal visit, 1949

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Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Saucers
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Australia
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1949
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Lizzie, Veronica, Kelly & Blue

Lizzie, Veronica, Kelly & Blue

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Paintings
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Mabuiag (Jervis) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Lizzie Kris
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1992
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Kangaroos camps

Kangaroos camps

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Greetings for Christmas - Surfing at Manly

Greetings for Christmas - Surfing at Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Caroona, New South Wales, Australia
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Marty Swan
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Twilight on Sydney Harbour Bridge

Twilight on Sydney Harbour Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Nucolorvue Productions Pty Ltd
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I am with Thee

I am with Thee

Albert Namatjira collection no. 4
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Plaques
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Namatjira
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Wedding photograph of Sylvia and John Parsons with their wedding party.

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Parsons collection
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Photographs
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Gunning, New South Wales, Australia
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1941
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