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Photo of six young children wearing school uniforms

Photo of six young children wearing school uniforms

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Libelle Damesweekblad, 26 Sept, 1952.

Libelle Damesweekblad, 26 Sept, 1952.

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Blue embroidery thread

Blue embroidery thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Kitchen utensils and a black enamel utensil holder

Kitchen utensils and a black enamel utensil holder

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1948
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Matador Home Knitting Machine manual

Matador Home Knitting Machine manual

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1956
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Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 9 Mai 1953

Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 9 Mai 1953

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Umbilical cord binding material

Umbilical cord binding material

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Brown cotton thread

Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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White cotton thread

White cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Length of black embroidery wool wound around blue and gold card that features the text

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificate

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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de Tijd

de Tijd

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1978
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Artist's palette

Artist's palette

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Photo of a small boy holding a bucket

Photo of a small boy holding a bucket

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Umbilical cord binding material

Umbilical cord binding material

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Length of black embroidery wool wound around blue and gold card that features the text

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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The Good Neighbour

The Good Neighbour

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 24 Mai 1953

Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 24 Mai 1953

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Embroidery wool

Embroidery wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Postcards featuring images of forests with roads passing through them

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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White flannelette nappy

White flannelette nappy

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1949
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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White, open-weave hair net

White, open-weave hair net

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Circuit 19

Circuit 19

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Small cream woollen baby socks

Small cream woollen baby socks

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1957
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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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1951
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Certificate

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Brown cotton thread

Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Embroidery wool

Embroidery wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Knitting needle container

Knitting needle container

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1941
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Knippen, plakken, puzzlen

Knippen, plakken, puzzlen

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Childrens books
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Passport of the Kingdom of the Netherlands issued to Michael Victor Wensing

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Embroidery pattern

Embroidery pattern

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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White cotton nappy

White cotton nappy

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Baby's white vinyl shoes

Baby's white vinyl shoes

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Baby shoes
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1950
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Brown cotton thread

Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 4 Juni 1953

Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 4 Juni 1953

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Red woollen, dome-shaped hat

Red woollen, dome-shaped hat

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1965
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Certificate

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Hot water bottle

Hot water bottle

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1949
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Piano accordion and case

Piano accordion and case

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Musical instruments
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Length of black embroidery wool wound around blue and gold card that features the text

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Sixty-two rectangular plastic strips, each one a different colour or shade, held together by a screw

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Colour charts
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1955
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White cotton nappy

White cotton nappy

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1959
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Programma Kerstavond

Programma Kerstavond

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Metal button with white cloth covering

Metal button with white cloth covering

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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White flannelette nappy

White flannelette nappy

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1949
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Black and white photograph of Mr and Mrs Wensing sitting on a couch at Russell Hill in 1954

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Russell, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1954
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Mother-of-pearl button

Mother-of-pearl button

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Souvenir badge in commemoration of the Royal visit to Australia in 1954, worn in Canberra by Petronella Wensing

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1954
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Programma Kerstavond

Programma Kerstavond

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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White cotton nappy

White cotton nappy

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Umbilical cord binding material

Umbilical cord binding material

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Pattern for knitting machine

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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