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Two sets of playing cards within a box, featuring the logo of the FJ Holden

Two sets of playing cards within a box, featuring the logo o...

Jack Heenan collection
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Playing cards
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GM Holden Ltd
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1948
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Convict love token from Charles Waldron, 1844

Convict love token from Charles Waldron, 1844

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Postcard depicting an image of the interior of Mr. E.I. Cole's (Bohemian Company) Boudoir Car

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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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Bar measuring glass

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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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Oblong tie-dyed olive brown-green silk scarf

Oblong tie-dyed olive brown-green silk scarf

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Carol Horton collection
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Scarves
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Tasmania, Australia
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Carol Horton
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Program for Tirranna Race Club, 1st January 1869

Program for Tirranna Race Club, 1st January 1869

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Programs
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Tirranna, New South Wales, Australia
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1869
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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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Russell
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ochre sanding disc used by Kenny Brown, 2013

Ochre sanding disc used by Kenny Brown, 2013

Kenny Brown collection
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Sandpaper
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Mr Kenny Brown
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - India

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - India

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Toorak, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1931
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Right boot used by Jim Pike

Right boot used by Jim Pike

Jim Pike collection
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Boots
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H. Melton, Oxford Hotel

H. Melton, Oxford Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from William Pritchard, 1830

Convict love token from William Pritchard, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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View from Balcony, Avoca House

View from Balcony, Avoca House

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Echidna burrows in soft red sand

Echidna burrows in soft red sand

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Press gallery pass

Press gallery pass

Bernard Freedman collection no. 2
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Passes
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Letter of congratulations from I. A. Nowland to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Wahlenbergia gracilis

Wahlenbergia gracilis

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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1876
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Slipcast terracotta mug with mukata (beanie) design, made by Peter Ward using Ernabella artists designs, for Alice Springs Beanie Festival, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Peter Ward
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2004
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Bundle of 10 round metal identity tags imprinted with individual numbers

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Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Identity tags
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Unidentified. Painting is decorated with vertical lines composed of dashes

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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'Kartamarti' by Jukuja Dolly Snell, 2007

'Kartamarti' by Jukuja Dolly Snell, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Jukuja D. Snell
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2007
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Convict love token to Maria

Convict love token to Maria

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Aboriginal Warrior NSW

Aboriginal Warrior NSW

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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Charles H. Kerry
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Martina Parry
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1890, Hon.

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1890
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Postcard featuring a black and white photograph of a reward poster for Martin Cash, George Jones and Lawrence Cavenagh

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Martin Cash
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1843
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Convict love token from W. Palmer

Convict love token from W. Palmer

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Koala

Koala

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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South Australian and Australian cricketer Bill Whitty

South Australian and Australian cricketer Bill Whitty

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographic postcards
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1957
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Browne Marine Chronometer No 16728 in a wood and glass case

Browne Marine Chronometer No 16728 in a wood and glass case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Henry Browne & Son Ltd
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Discussion Poster No.26 - What's wrong with this room? -  January 10, 1949

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George W Barber collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1949
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Como Railway Bridge George's River

Como Railway Bridge George's River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Como, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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A two storey brick and timber house under construction

A two storey brick and timber house under construction

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Main Event from the Air. The British Empire Exhibition (1924)

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wembley, Greater London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1924
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Kangaroo

Kangaroo

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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Anchor Barbbur Wurrkidj
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1974
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Departure of P & O Victoria, Sydney

Departure of P & O Victoria, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mark Kamara
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Small red wooden toy post

Small red wooden toy post

Terence Lane collection
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Toys
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Dance program for St Leonard's Private Subscription Dance, Friday 11th June 1886

Dance program for St Leonard's Private Subscription Dance, F...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1886
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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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Leigh Mullan
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Wunala dreaming

Wunala dreaming

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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QSL card for LAWCOS

QSL card for LAWCOS

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Invitation to Mrs Chifley, to a State Ball in honour of the Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

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Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Invitations
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Elizabeth Chifley
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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Pencil sketch of a building with a tower and a flag at half mast

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Bauera rubioides

Bauera rubioides

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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1876
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A border of birds

A border of birds

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Morning Star by David Malangi

Morning Star by David Malangi

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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P Myers
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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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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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Blanche
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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QSL card for VK2IQ, Zero Beat Radio Club Member

QSL card for VK2IQ, Zero Beat Radio Club Member

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate awarded at the Agricultural and Pastoral Society of Southern Queensland, Centenary Year Show 1859-1959, Beenleigh for second prize for a tatted butterfly doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia
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Beenleigh Express Print
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1959
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S.F. Barnes from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia.

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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1901
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