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Mothers and Widows badge issued to the mother of 9956 Driver Alison Hope Oliver, AIF, who was killed in France

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Alison Hope Oliver collection
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Badges
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Egypt
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1919
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Pimelea humilis

Pimelea humilis

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Margaret Downs Station journal December 1933 - December 1947

Margaret Downs Station journal December 1933 - December 1947

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Emanuel Brothers journal November 1957 - July 1962

Emanuel Brothers journal November 1957 - July 1962

Emanuel Family collection
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Postcard featuring a station, Sydney

Postcard featuring a station, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Bark painting 'Head of Animal (Kangaroo)' by Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr, Gunbalanya, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr
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1974
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King George's Message to the Royal Navy

King George's Message to the Royal Navy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England
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Ward, Lock and Co Ltd
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Why the kangaroo hops

Why the kangaroo hops

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Neville P. Japangardi
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Arms are for linking

Arms are for linking

Audrey Johnson collection
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Political badges
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Cumberland House, Lorne, Vic

Cumberland House, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Emanuel Brothers minute book May 1944 - May 1955

Emanuel Brothers minute book May 1944 - May 1955

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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QSL card for VK5RT

QSL card for VK5RT

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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An old Cannibal - Fiji

An old Cannibal - Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Lurline
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Ghost net Ab

Ghost net Ab

Erub Erwer Meta collection no.1
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Sculptures
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Nancy Naawi
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2014
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Memorial manuscript containing the petition of John Batman to Colonel George Arthur for leave to marry convict Eliza Thompson (alias Elizabeth Callaghan), 1828

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John Batman Documents collection
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Manuscripts
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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John Batman
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1828
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Rose Bay, Sydney. N.S.W. Showing 'Kambala' C of E Girls' School

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Church of England
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Horses and Cowboys 1999

Horses and Cowboys 1999

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tristan Young
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1999
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Pinchers

Pinchers

George Henry Taylor collection
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Tools
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Handwritten recipe for Black Puddings

Handwritten recipe for Black Puddings

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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McCredie toy train bogie suburban coach

McCredie toy train bogie suburban coach

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway carriages
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Wooden club

Wooden club

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
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Clubs
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Key

Key

Colledge Family collection
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Keys
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Messenger boy with bicycle, 1917

Messenger boy with bicycle, 1917

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Postcards
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Poster titled 'The Australian Post Office still pioneers new and dependable methods of communication'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Line and dot painting

Line and dot painting

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Mischief

Mischief

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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QSL card for VK3ME

QSL card for VK3ME

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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University Club, Phillip Street

University Club, Phillip Street

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Timmy Betts
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Bathurst to Sydney 1927 - Fastest time sash

Bathurst to Sydney 1927 - Fastest time sash

Ken Ross collection
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Sashes
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1927
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Arrow made of bamboo and wood

Arrow made of bamboo and wood

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Arrows
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1992
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Brick Day, Soldiers' Home

Brick Day, Soldiers' Home

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Soldiers' Home League Inc
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Sea life with a border on two sides

Sea life with a border on two sides

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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'Life. Be in it' Come 'n try Gardening badge

'Life. Be in it' Come 'n try Gardening badge

Ivy Lovric collection
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Badges
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Mr Alex Stitt
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1988
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Three figures with animal

Three figures with animal

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Small metal bottle and can opener with some red paint on the back

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Kitchenware
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Sun and tracks

Sun and tracks

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Warburton Range, Western Australia, Australia
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1976
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Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke - Wenty in the flowerbed at the Scotts

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Glass plate negative - Men catching a horse, 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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Photographic postcard of the P.O. Pirates rugby league football team

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kodak
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1912
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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing of four machine gunners, firing through a break in the defences.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Nose bone

Nose bone

Stan Mitchell collection
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Personal adornments
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Radioactivity fades your genes

Radioactivity fades your genes

Movement Against Uranium Mining collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Movement Against Uranium Mining
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1982
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Engraved boab nut 'The Eloping Couple and the Husband's Revenge' by Jack Wherra

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Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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River turtles

River turtles

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1945
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Epacris Impressa

Epacris Impressa

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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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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Elvira Wolmby
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'Tjunyinkya', painted by Johnnie Scobie Tjapanangka and Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1977

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnnie S. Tjapanangka
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1977
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'Wanydjarrpu,' bark painting, native species

'Wanydjarrpu,' bark painting, native species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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Black and white lantern slide - Victorian Mounted Police Party

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Christies Auction collection
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Lantern slides
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Daniel (Dan) Kelly
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Sandhills

Sandhills

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull Esq, Springfield, Goulburn

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1926
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Parkinson & Frodsham No 1208

Parkinson & Frodsham No 1208

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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West Australian flora

West Australian flora

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic prints depicting the toy theatre

Photographic prints depicting the toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Photographic prints
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Mortise eight inch wooden gauge

Mortise eight inch wooden gauge

George Henry Taylor collection
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Woodworking gauges
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Mr George H. Taylor
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