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Official Opening of Tumut 3 Power Station

Official Opening of Tumut 3 Power Station

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Promotional material
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority
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1972
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Octagonal cream linen doily embroidered with purple flowers and green foliage

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doilies
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Postcard featuring photograph of George Street, Sydney, New South Wales

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Crocheted jug cover with yellow glass beads

Crocheted jug cover with yellow glass beads

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Jug covers
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1942
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Henderson Falls, Lorne, Victoria

Henderson Falls, Lorne, Victoria

David Kaus collection no. 3
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Child's drawing - Yolgu people hunting turtle with a modern type canoe by Malayarpa Munugyurr

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mulayarpa Munugyurr
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How democracy actually works diorama, produced for Leunig Animated

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Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Dioramas
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Mr Michael Leunig
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Toy throwing stick - witwit

Toy throwing stick - witwit

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Toys
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stainless steel ring

Stainless steel ring

ET Fealy collection
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Baking tins
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Letter from the Polish Consulate General, allowing Home Guard membership, 1942

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EJ Tomaszewski collection
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Business letters
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London, England
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Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in London
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1942
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Envelope and letter addressed to Robert Lionel Faithfull, 17 March 1874

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1874
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Postcard of a ship called Forrest Hill

Postcard of a ship called Forrest Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Clematis Alpina

Clematis Alpina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Rose Bay, Sydney, NSW

Rose Bay, Sydney, NSW

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Familiar Australian Singers, with compliments of the Singer Sewing Machine Co, Parramatta

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Singer Manufacturing Co
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Mother of pearl brooch

Mother of pearl brooch

Bette McLean collection
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Brooches
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Buckingham Palace, London, England
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Mrs Bette McLean
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1968
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Parliamentary Press Gallery pass

Parliamentary Press Gallery pass

Alan Reid collection
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Passes
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Irrigating on the Youmanfu Plains, Apl 1920

Irrigating on the Youmanfu Plains, Apl 1920

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Patricia Heath collection
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Boomerangs
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Murchison, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1982
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Vote No to the Politicians Republic

Vote No to the Politicians Republic

Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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Leaflets
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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Two conjoined bread tins

Two conjoined bread tins

ET Fealy collection
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Bread tins
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Woman standing on a sheltered balcony, holding a baby in a long dress - Yvonne 3 months

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Thompson Family collection
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Harbour View from Manly, N.S.W.

Harbour View from Manly, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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G.Giovanardi, Sydney
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Dinner to mark the conclusion of the Inaugural Conference to Establish a Regional Law Association for Asia and the Far East, 1966

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William Fryer collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr William '. Fryer
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1966
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Child's drawing - The Town Hall at Nguiu by Anacleta Timaepatua age 11yrs, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Anacleta Timaepatua
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Round pale blue painted metal lid with a handle.

Round pale blue painted metal lid with a handle.

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Lids
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Coo-ee! Australia Day, Unley, August 1917

Coo-ee! Australia Day, Unley, August 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Unley, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1917
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Illustration of a woman's face framed with a pale pink flower and poem 'Shy little flower ...'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Overlooking Farm Cove, Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Overlooking Farm Cove, Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Envelope and letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 20 September 1880

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1880
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Portrait photograph of Dolly Wright

Portrait photograph of Dolly Wright

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Oil can with tapered spout

Oil can with tapered spout

John Docker collection
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Oil cans
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting a kangaroo

Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting a kangaroo

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Manmoyih, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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Lower grinding stone

Lower grinding stone

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Lower grinding stones
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Tjanpi Desert Weavers
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White High Gloss Australian history

White High Gloss Australian history

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1997
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Bark painting depicting a ceremonial trepang (beche de mer) and features suckerfish, stingrays and sharks by Birrikidji Gumana, Yirrkala, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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1966
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Drawings
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Thursday Island Primary School
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1992
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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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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jill King Labarooy Nangala
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Child's drawing by Eddie Prior, 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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Eddie Prior
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Stop uranium mining

Stop uranium mining

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Stickers
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Needlework sampler on woollen evenweave fabric featuring boats and the text 'Botany Bay'

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Needlework Sampler collection
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Textile samplers
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1790
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Two Turbinidae Ninella Torquata shells from Rottnest Island

Two Turbinidae Ninella Torquata shells from Rottnest Island

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1957
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This Australia engagement calander and diary for 1962

This Australia engagement calander and diary for 1962

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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1961
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Red glass ball

Red glass ball

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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Necklace of 4 layers of shells

Necklace of 4 layers of shells

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Drawing of a dog

Drawing of a dog

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drawings
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Awelye

Awelye

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 1
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Carvings
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Utopia, South Australia, Australia
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Ada Panunga
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1996
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Erub Unity 1992

Erub Unity 1992

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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T-shirts
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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1992
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Certificate - Beauty course diploma

Certificate - Beauty course diploma

Bette McLean collection
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Certificates
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Lily Molloy kneeling down and holding a posy in her lap

Lily Molloy kneeling down and holding a posy in her lap

Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Esna Studio
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1915
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Place card

Place card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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1977
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly standing on a box looking over the Wall with binoculars, 1961

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Berlin, Germany
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1961
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My God, My Father. Renew My Will From Day to Day ...

My God, My Father. Renew My Will From Day to Day ...

David Westcott collection no. 7
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Prayer cards
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1914
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Rug needle

Rug needle

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Needles
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Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Baskets
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Sticker 'Free Kevin Gilbert End this Frame-up'

Sticker 'Free Kevin Gilbert End this Frame-up'

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Stickers
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Malta - Entrance to Grand Harbour

Malta - Entrance to Grand Harbour

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Malta
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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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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Mary Dunn
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Patricia Heath collection
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Spearthrowers
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Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1890
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