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Convict love token from E. Haddon

Convict love token from E. Haddon

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Certificate awarded at the Rocklea Agricultural & Industrial Association, 1963 for first prize for a jug cover

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Rocklea, Queensland, Australia
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Rocklea Agricultural & Industrial Association
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1963
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Invitation 'To meet Mr Tatsuo Kawai, Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of Japan...', 1941

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Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1941
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Man of War Steps in Sydney Harbour

Man of War Steps in Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Elsie Campbell
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How the crimes bill make hidden attacks on democratic rights

How the crimes bill make hidden attacks on democratic rights

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 15
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Booklets
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Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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1950
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Patterns
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John Wilkey with white beard.

John Wilkey with white beard.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1878
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Twin Rock Pool, Austinmner, NSW

Twin Rock Pool, Austinmner, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Austinmer, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Invitation 'To meet the High Commissioner for Canada, Major-General Victor W. Oldum, C.B, C.M.G., D.S.O...', 1942

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Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1942
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Curved embroidery needle

Curved embroidery needle

ACT Embroiderer's Guild collection
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Needles
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Cassowarry

Cassowarry

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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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Remnant of a Paisley shawl from which a coat was cut by Germaine Greer, 1969

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Germaine Greer Coat collection
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Shawls
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Professor Germaine Greer
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Child's drawing - Mt Doreen by Susie Nangala Watson

Child's drawing - Mt Doreen by Susie Nangala Watson

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Susie Nangala Watson
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Lilian Anderson (nee Faithfull)? -Taken at Springfield 1916.

Lilian Anderson (nee Faithfull)? -Taken at Springfield 1916.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1916
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Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - Darwin

Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - Darwin

Joan Richmond collection
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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1931
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1905"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1905
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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The Balconies Bondi Beach N.S.W.

The Balconies Bondi Beach N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjalara
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1954
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Print - A Frost / we are all the warmer for running on whilst they changed

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1835
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Variation of offer by Grace Bros Holdings Limited to acquire shares in J B Youngs, dated 3 November 1979

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Financial records
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Grace Bros
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1979
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Metal balance on wooden base

Metal balance on wooden base

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Balances
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Painting depicts six fish surrounded by lines of palm trees and rocks

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack Maranguida
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1969
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Microtis Porrifolia

Microtis Porrifolia

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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1873
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Black and white team photograph of the 1913 Australian Cricket team on tour to Canada and the U.S.A.

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Nanette Ward collection
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Photograph of Lilian Faithfull, Ann Deane, William Pitt Faithfull, Ethel Faithfull (nee Joplin) and Florence Faithfull

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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William P. Faithfull
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Wet specimen - Horse - foetus

Wet specimen - Horse - foetus

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Cartoon titled 'Automation' depicting Sir Eric Harrison and Sir Robert Menzies

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Sir Eric Harrison collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Norm Mitchell
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1938
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Message stick

Message stick

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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So tired

So tired

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Betty Maralngurra
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Young's currency note

Young's currency note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 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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Douglas Robinson
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Handwritten recipes for

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Enid Purutataameri
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Autographed wooden cricket stump from the fourth test cricket match, Australia v England, Brisbane, 1933, in the 'Bodyline' series

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Hampden Love collection
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Cricket equipment
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Australian Cricket Team
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1932
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Poster 'CAMPAIGN AGAINST NUCLEAR ENERGY SUPPORT A SAFE, PLANNED, NON-NUCLEAR FUTURE'

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Australia
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Campaign Against Nuclear Energy
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1976
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
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Child's drawing - The Macassan Prows by Linda Clyne, Yirara College, Alice Springs NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirara College, Alice Springs, NT, Australia
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Linda Clyne
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Hat woven from coconut leaves

Hat woven from coconut leaves

Asou Omey collection
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Hats
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Asou Omey
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1993
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Souvenir Beefeater mug

Souvenir Beefeater mug

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Mugs
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King's Hall, Parliament House, Canberra

King's Hall, Parliament House, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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MOSMAN BAY. SYDNEY.

MOSMAN BAY. SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A.C. McLaren 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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David
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Edmund Milne collection
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Containers
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Souvenir plate - Prince Edward & Sophie Rhys-Jones

Souvenir plate - Prince Edward & Sophie Rhys-Jones

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex
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1999
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Wavy vertical lines

Wavy vertical lines

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

Fireworks

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Fair Sea Gazette No.18, 16 August 1949

Fair Sea Gazette No.18, 16 August 1949

J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Newspapers
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom).

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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The Greatest Mother in the World - The Red Cross 1918

The Greatest Mother in the World - The Red Cross 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1918
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Keyhole saw

Keyhole saw

George Henry Taylor collection
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Keyhole saws
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Some things are worth fighting for... Safeguarding Our Australia, No Republic

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Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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Political posters
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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I am with Thee

I am with Thee

Albert Namatjira collection no. 4
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Plaques
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Namatjira
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Glass plate negative - Fort Hill, Darwin Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905 or 1911

Glass plate negative - Fort Hill, Darwin Northern Territory,...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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