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Table model kerosene lamp

Table model kerosene lamp

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Kerosene lamps
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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White linen table runner

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Table runners
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1920
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Wire cake stand

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Cake stands
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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AWA black and white television set

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Amalgamated Wireless Australasia Ltd
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1970
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Sewing machine cover

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1930
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Three lots of pink plastic daisies

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Artificial flowers
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New South Wales, Australia
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Glass washboard

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1920
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Glass bowl and lid

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Bowls
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Bar measuring glass

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1970
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Cream dinner set

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Tea cosy

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1950
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Saucepan and lid

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West Bromwich, West Midlands, England
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Archibald Kenrick & Sons
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1900
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Floor rug

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England
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1920
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Strainer

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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Handmade wooden trolley for outside use

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Set of seven dessert forks

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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Pillow

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Combination spanner

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New South Wales, Australia
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Duchess set

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1950
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Glass bowl and lid

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New South Wales, Australia
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Kitchen spoon

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Teapot with lid

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Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Floor rug

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England
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1920
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Half tester brass and iron bed

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1910
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Spanner

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New South Wales, Australia
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Turned stick used in a copper

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New South Wales, Australia
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Square orange cushion

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1930
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Single bar electric radiator with carton and guarantee card

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New South Wales, Australia
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White plastic d'oyley

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Doilies
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Japan
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1960
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Tin egg slice

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Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Bolster cover in white twill cotton

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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1930
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Table runner

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Table linen
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Griddle Iron

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Cooking equipment
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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Kerosene heater and instruction booklet

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Radiators
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Cooking basin

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Cooking equipment
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1920
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Bar measuring glass

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Measuring glasses
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1970
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Two cream china dinner plates

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Dinner plates
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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Square orange cushion

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Cushions
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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Floor rug

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1930
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Wire cake stand

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Cake stands
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Floor rug

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Colonial Sugar Refining Co. Ltd
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Square pot holder

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Pot holders
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1960
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Pressed glass vase

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Vases
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1940
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Pie dish

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Germany
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Striped velveteen cushion

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Cushions
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Set of three glasses

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Glasses
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1970
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Potato masher

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Set of three saucepans and lids

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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1910
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White china mixing bowl

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Mixing bowls
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1910
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Wooden pine rolling pin

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Rolling pins
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1920
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Tinplate opener

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Kitchenware
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Arnott's
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1950
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Kitchen spoon

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Spoons
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Pastry board

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1920
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Pine washstand

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1910
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Spanner

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Wrenches
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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Five cotton reels

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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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Wringer

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Clothes wringers
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Glasgow, Scotland
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ACME Manufacturing Co
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1920
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Wheel barrow

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Wheelbarrows
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1940
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White cotton pillowcase

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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1920
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Glass bowl and lid

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Bowls
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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