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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Toy automated kangaroo with a joey in its pouch

Toy automated kangaroo with a joey in its pouch

Terence Lane collection
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Mechanical toys
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1946
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Drawing of a kookaburra holding a snake in its beak.

Drawing of a kookaburra holding a snake in its beak.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing by Eileen Fullerton, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Eileen Fullerton
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Australian Mutual Providence Society, Dubbo

Australian Mutual Providence Society, Dubbo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Brass drafting instrument

Brass drafting instrument

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drafting instruments
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Smiling woman

Smiling woman

Tania Verstak collection
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Photographs
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Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) sitting on a wall, wearing a long white dress and very large hat

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Glass plate negative - Ploughing with camels, Fowlers Bay station north of the Great Australian Bight, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Bronte Beach - N.S.W

Bronte Beach - N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Model club

Model club

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Moratorium lapel pin

Moratorium lapel pin

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Lapel pins
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Lennie Koowarta
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Pair of short white cotton gloves worn by Aboriginal rights activist Faith Bandler

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Faith Bandler collection
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Gloves
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Faith I. Bandler
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1955
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White and grey, round, flat topped, brimless ladies dress hat

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Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Paddy McCue rugby union jersey

Paddy McCue rugby union jersey

Patrick McCue collection no. 2
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Football uniforms
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Mr Patrick McCue
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, October 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Wooden case used to store photographic plates photographed by Richard Daintree in Queensland in the 1860s

Wooden case used to store photographic plates photographed b...

Richard Daintree collection
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Plate carrying boxes
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Richard Daintree
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Life. Be in it poster: Every little bit helps!

Life. Be in it poster: Every little bit helps!

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Advertising posters
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Head ornaments
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Bondi, Sydney

Bondi, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Panorama of Castlemaine, Vic

Panorama of Castlemaine, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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A straight shaped piece of wood with bark still attached

A straight shaped piece of wood with bark still attached

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Samples
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Film negative - Entrance to Wangalinnya caves, Limestone caves in the Napier Range, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Autographed photograph of Australian swimmer Mina Wylie

Autographed photograph of Australian swimmer Mina Wylie

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Miss Wilhelmina '. Wylie
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1918
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Glass plate negative - Men working in stockyards, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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The Gorge Road, Beechworth, Vic

The Gorge Road, 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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Untitled watercolour, painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa

Untitled watercolour, painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa

Kaapa Tjampitjinpa collection no. 2
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Watercolour paintings
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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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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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Billy Miller
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Margaret Peden. England 1937

Margaret Peden. England 1937

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Photographic postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Margaret Peden
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1937
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Dendrophthoe vitellina

Dendrophthoe vitellina

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Parrying Shield

Parrying Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Railway Station Werris Creek N.S.W.

Railway Station Werris Creek N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Murray Views
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The blue tongue lizard and the taipan

The blue tongue lizard and the taipan

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Arnold Yunkaporta
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Business registration certificate for St Cyr Cosmetics Creations,1950

Business registration certificate for St Cyr Cosmetics Creat...

Herbert Browne collection
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Certificates
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Souvenir flag of the Royal visit to Australia, 1954

Souvenir flag of the Royal visit to Australia, 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Flags
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Mulga wood spear or club from Curtin Springs, 1957

Mulga wood spear or club from Curtin Springs, 1957

Barrie and Jennifer Hadlow collection
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Spears
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Pennant commemorating the Royal Visit 1954

Pennant commemorating the Royal Visit 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pennants
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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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Orroroo Agricultural Society Incorporated
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1939
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Plastic urine/blood vial

Plastic urine/blood vial

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority collection
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Testing equipment
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Switzerland
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Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority
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Set of twelve unused postage stamps

Set of twelve unused postage stamps

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postage stamps
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Convict love token from E.H. Elliot

Convict love token from E.H. Elliot

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1915
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Convict love token from Elijah Swainson, 5th July, 1817

Convict love token from Elijah Swainson, 5th July, 1817

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Rosanne Karyuka
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Pen and ink drawing depicting a young boy and horse

Pen and ink drawing depicting a young boy and horse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Reith - Closet Republican

Reith - Closet Republican

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1998
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Ammunition box used by Polish migrant Mr Lukas in Italy, England, Argentina and Australia, 1943-1988

Ammunition box used by Polish migrant Mr Lukas in Italy, Eng...

Stanislaw Lukas collection
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Storage boxes
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Italy
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Mr Stanislaw '. Lukas
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1943
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Pencil sketch depicting four deer

Pencil sketch depicting four deer

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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N'lle Hollande Baie des Chiens-Marins Presqu'ile Peron Entrevue avec les Sauvages

N'lle Hollande Baie des Chiens-Marins Presqu'ile Peron Entre...

The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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Prints
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Western Australia, Australia
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Jacques E. Arago
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1825
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Pair of gold coloured pump shoes

Pair of gold coloured pump shoes

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Shoes
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Photograph titled 'C16 The same area, October 1929, showing almost complete destruction by Cactoblastis'

Photograph titled 'C16 The same area, October 1929, showing ...

Dr John Mann collection
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Photographs
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Chinchilla, Queensland, Australia
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1929
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Concepta Puautjinni
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Special resolution passed at meetings of the Members of J.B Young Limited, 1936

Special resolution passed at meetings of the Members of J.B ...

J B Young Ltd collection
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Business records
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1936
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Child's drawing by Osmond Kantilla titled 'Purukuparti the creator and Wiya his wife', St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing by Osmond Kantilla titled 'Purukuparti the c...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Osmond Kantilla
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American and NSW women swimmers at Toowoomba, Queensland, 1911

American and NSW women swimmers at Toowoomba, Queensland, 19...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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1911
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