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Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Punch magazine collection
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Cartoons
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London, England
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Punch
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1899
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Swearing in Lord Hopetoun as Governor General of Australian Commonwealth

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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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1901
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Souvenir banner commemorating the visit to Australia by the Duke and Duchess of York to mark the Federation of Australia in 1901

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Terence Lane collection
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Commemorative banners
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Australia
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Duke of York
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1900
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Dance card from the State Ball at Old Parliament House in 1934

Dance card from the State Ball at Old Parliament House in 19...

Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1937
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Invitation to view the ceremonies connected with the Establishment of the Seat of Government in Canberra, 1927

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Helen Stockbridge collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1927
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Jungle Gym presented to Ainslie Primary School by Prime Minister James Scullin in 1930

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Ainslie Primary School Collection no 1
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Recreational equipment
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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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Jungle Gym Inc
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1923
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The Ministers of State of the Commonwealth request the pleasure of the company of...to meet the visiting South African Footballers, 1937

The Ministers of State of the Commonwealth request the pleas...

Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1937
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Commemorative mug for the Federation of Australia in 1901

Commemorative mug for the Federation of Australia in 1901

David Westcott collection no. 3
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Commemorative mugs
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England, United Kingdom
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Doulton and Company
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1900
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1926 Crossley Landaulette 'Canberra' car used for the 1927 Royal Tour and at the opening of Parliament House

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Victor Alberts collection no. 1
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Motor cars
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Manchester, England
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Crossley Motors Ltd
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1926
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Sculpture titled 'The Dismissal - 20th Anniversary', featuring Gough Whitlam, John Kerr and Malcolm Fraser

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John Shakespeare collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr John Shakespeare
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1995
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Console for the satellite tracking system from the Orroral Valley Tracking Station

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Orroral Valley Tracking Station collection
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Computer hardware
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Oregon, United States of America
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United States Navy
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1950
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Francis Birtles' Bean 14 car, which he named 'The Sundowner'

Francis Birtles' Bean 14 car, which he named 'The Sundowner'

Francis Birtles collection
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Motor cars
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Bean Car Company
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1925
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Supper card for the 1934 State Ball at Old Parliament House

Supper card for the 1934 State Ball at Old Parliament House

Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1934
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An invitation to a garden party at Government House Canberra, 15 October 1936

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1936
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Unissued invitation to the opening of Parliament House, Canberra, 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Envelope titled 'United for Victory Interlocking Jigsaw'

Envelope titled 'United for Victory Interlocking Jigsaw'

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 3
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Envelopes
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Australia
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John Sands Pty Ltd
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1942
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Supper card for the 1934 State Ball at Old Parliament House

Supper card for the 1934 State Ball at Old Parliament House

Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1934
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Memento of Opening of the First Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, by the Duke of Cornwall & York at Melbourne May 1901

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Royal Visit 1901 collection
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Commemorative books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Osboldstone & Atkins
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1901
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Australasian Federal Convention souvenir poster 1898

Australasian Federal Convention souvenir poster 1898

Federal Convention Print 1898 collection
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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1898
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Invitation Mr C B Kay to attend a garden party at Government House, Canberra, in 1936

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1936
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Photocopy of a press clipping titled 'Past wrongs remembered...

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Press clippings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Canberra Times
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1988
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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I'll be there!

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Pamphlets
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Australia's New Parliament House Final Site Open Day

Parliament House Construction Authority collection no. 1
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Posters
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1987
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'Subject No.11 - 200 Years' bicentennial commemorative milk ...

ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1988
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Seven leaflets

Austral Bronze collection
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Leaflets
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Alexandria, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Combined Unions Works Committee (AABC Ltd)
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1983
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Photocopy of a press clipping titled 'Big gathering of Chris...

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Box for proof coin

Box for proof coin

Royal Australian Mint collection no. 1
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Boxes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Royal Australian Mint
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1988
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Five issues of The Metal Worker, 1983-1984

Austral Bronze collection
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Newspapers
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Alexandria, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Combined Unions Works Committee (AABC Ltd)
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1983
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Parking permit sticker for the Parliament House Opening Cere...

Chris Grady collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Yellow rubber balloon with the text "JUSTICE, MERCY AND COMP...

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Balloons
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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I'll be there! at New Parliament House, National Gathering C...

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Promotional material
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Australia
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Spicers Paper (Australia)
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1988
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US Forces Get the Nod ...

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1986
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Commemorative bus ticket for ACTION buses to the opening of ...

ACTION Buses collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Capital Territory Internal Omnibus Network
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1988
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Gold medallion commemorating the opening of the first federal parliament in May, 1901

Gold medallion commemorating the opening of the first federa...

Una May Irvine collection no. 2
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Commemorative medallions
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Duke of Cornwall
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1900
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Commonwealth Celebrations given by the Government of Victoria at the Exhibition Building, 7 May 1901

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 18
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Programs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1901
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Invitation to a municipal and civil luncheon in the Town Hall, Sydney, on 7 January 1901, to commemorate the swearing in of the Governor General

Invitation to a municipal and civil luncheon in the Town Hal...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 4
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Invitations
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1900
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Small switchboard of ten lines, a double pole knife switch and a 100 amp condenser

Small switchboard of ten lines, a double pole knife switch a...

Professor Arthur Hardie Corbett collection
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Switchboards
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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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We opened New Parliament House with Prayer, National Gatheri...

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Commemorative badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Patrick Brothers Melbourne
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1988
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Union declaration 'COIN PRODUCTION AND IMPORTS OF KOREAN COI...

Austral Bronze collection
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Documents
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Alexandria, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Combined Unions Works Committee (AABC Ltd)
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1983
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Amalgamated Metals Foundry and Shipwrights' Union 1984 Bienn...

Austral Bronze collection
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Booklets
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Alexandria, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Amalgamated Metals Foundry and Shipwrights' Union
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1984
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Sweet dreams ...

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1986
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Photocopy of a press clipping titled 'Gathering largest of i...

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Press clippings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Canberra Times
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1988
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Art in Architecture

Parliament House Construction Authority collection no. 1
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Posters
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Parking permit sticker for the Parliament House Opening Cere...

Chris Grady collection
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Stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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The opening of Australia's Parliament House by Her Majesty t...

Chris Grady collection
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Programs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Commemorative bus ticket for ACTION buses to the opening of ...

ACTION Buses collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Capital Territory Internal Omnibus Network
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1988
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Cartoon depicting US President Nixon's head as an American e...

Louis Zmak collection
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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Frank Benier
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1961
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Commemorative bus ticket for ACTION buses to the opening of ...

ACTION Buses collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Capital Territory Internal Omnibus Network
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1988
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Bottle green livery jacket of a household servant of Baron Northcote, third Governor General of Australia, 1904-1908

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EJ and NW Millett collection no. 2
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Tail coats
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Baron Henry S. Northcote
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1900
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Photocopy of a press clipping titled 'People, prayer and Par...

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Catholic Weekly
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1988
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Photocopy of press clipping titled 'Cross carried in Shame: ...

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Canberra Times
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1988
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