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Duck study diorama produced for Leunig Animated

Duck study diorama produced for Leunig Animated

Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Dioramas
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Mr Michael Leunig
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Face powder compact presented to Dame Enid Lyons

Face powder compact presented to Dame Enid Lyons

Brendan and Janet Lyons collection
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Face powder containers
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Dame Enid Lyons
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Two Turbinidae Senectus Squamosus shells

Two Turbinidae Senectus Squamosus shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1967
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly as

Black and white photograph of Fred Daly as "King of Canberra...

Fred Daly collection
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Child's drawing by Anna Maria Tipiloura, St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

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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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Anna M. Tipiloura
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Three page folded letter from John Close to Alice Close, Antarctica 1911

Three page folded letter from John Close to Alice Close, Ant...

John Collinson Close collection
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Letters
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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1912
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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'Doolagas' clothing tag

'Doolagas' clothing tag

Doolagahs Indigenous Design collection
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Clothing labels
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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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Napura
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1954
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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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Artworks produced for The Decade Show, 1991, by Diana Boyer

Artworks produced for The Decade Show, 1991, by Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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Artworks
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Standa Daylight metal developing tank

Standa Daylight metal developing tank

Turner Family collection
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Developing tanks
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Green plastic swizzle stick advertising Rhodes Holden, Melbourne

Green plastic swizzle stick advertising Rhodes Holden, Melbo...

Jack Heenan collection
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Promotional material
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GM Holden Ltd
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Wet specimen - Echidna - brain and spinal cord

Wet specimen - Echidna - brain and spinal cord

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Woodworking brace

Woodworking brace

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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I Am A Woman For Peace

I Am A Woman For Peace

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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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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A black and white photograph

A black and white photograph "Anne Turner, a teacher at Darl...

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Ruined dashboard clock from Australian National Airways Avro X aircraft 'Southern Cloud', which crashed in 1931

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John Boddington collection
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Dashboard clocks
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Sydney Airport, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian National Airways Limited
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1929
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Dressing implement

Dressing implement

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Tools
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Wentworth Hotel, South Coast, NSW

Wentworth Hotel, South Coast, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sculpture - Mimi spirit figure

Sculpture - Mimi spirit figure

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Print of coast scene near Rapid Bay. Sunset. Natives fishing with nets

Print of coast scene near Rapid Bay. Sunset. Natives fishing...

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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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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Ngintya
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1954
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Single-sided card with blue edges, with an embossed Christmas image and message

Single-sided card with blue edges, with an embossed Christma...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Child's drawing - Boston Harbour by Jimmy Duddly, Kirton Point SA

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Jimmy Duddly
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Rexona Medicated Shaving Soap

Rexona Medicated Shaving Soap

Bothwell Museum collection
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Tins
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The Monolith, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

The Monolith, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Tetragonia trigyna Tetragoniaceae

Tetragonia trigyna Tetragoniaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Small cream coiled open weave plastic 'crinoline' hat

Small cream coiled open weave plastic 'crinoline' hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hats
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1940
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Christmas decoration

Christmas decoration

Margaret Twiss collection
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Christmas decorations
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Beaumont, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Margaret Twiss
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1960
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Boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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Miss Australia crown worn by national titleholders in the Miss Australia Quest each year from 1965 to 1991

Miss Australia crown worn by national titleholders in the Mi...

Miss Australia Company collection
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Crowns (headwear)
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ernest Booth
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1964
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Glebe primary school, Class 1B in 1937

Glebe primary school, Class 1B in 1937

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Glebe, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1937
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jess Murarrgirarrgi
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Fig Tree, Lane Cove River, NSW

Fig Tree, Lane Cove River, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sample of nardoo seeds

Sample of nardoo seeds

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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Glass plate negative - Punch (Arrerika) watering camels, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

Glass plate negative - Punch (Arrerika) watering camels, cen...

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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Jar of Rawleigh's Antiseptic Salve

Jar of Rawleigh's Antiseptic Salve

Gargano Family collection
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Topical medications
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Letter to Miss Luben, from Elizabeth Chifley, dated 30 July 1951

Letter to Miss Luben, from Elizabeth Chifley, dated 30 July ...

Irene Kopievsky Ben Chifley Tie collection
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Personal letters
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Elizabeth Chifley
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1951
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Glass plate negative - Men catching a horse, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

Glass plate negative - Men catching a horse, Innamincka stat...

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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Murwillumbah Fire, Sept.15th, 1907

Murwillumbah Fire, Sept.15th, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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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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1944
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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The Presbyterian Church, Mt Gambier, SA

The Presbyterian Church, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Burns Cottage, Ayr

Burns Cottage, Ayr

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Scotland
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BOP

BOP

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Nature study project book

Nature study project book

Lesley Maynard collection no. 2
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Books
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Lesley Maynard
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1955
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Military buttons, clips and belt buckle

Military buttons, clips and belt buckle

Parsons collection
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Military buttons
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Commodore 3 years

Commodore 3 years

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Photographs
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CORRA LYNN, NORTH ESK RIVER, NEAR LAUNCESTON, TAS.

CORRA LYNN, NORTH ESK RIVER, NEAR LAUNCESTON, TAS.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Souvenir plate - for the cancelled royal visit, 1949

Souvenir plate - for the cancelled royal visit, 1949

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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Australia
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King George VI
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1949
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Kookaburra

Kookaburra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Old Home

The Old Home

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Child's drawing a camp by Gary Wununthwuy

Child's drawing a camp by Gary Wununthwuy

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gary Wununthwuy
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Oval-shaped iron container

Oval-shaped iron container

Scott Rainbow collection
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Containers
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Western Australia, Australia
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Florence Ethel Faithfull as a child

Florence Ethel Faithfull as a child

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Convict-made brick with an 'T' stamped at the edge of one face

Convict-made brick with an 'T' stamped at the edge of one fa...

David Westcott collection no. 4
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Convict bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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1788
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