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AICD (Association for International Co-operation and Disarmament)

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Association for International Co-operation and Disarmament
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1960
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Top grinding stone

Top grinding stone

Douglas Seaton collection
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Stone artefacts
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia Remittance by Group Employer, 1968

Commonwealth of Australia Remittance by Group Employer, 1968

ET Fealy collection
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Receipts
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1968
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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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Joyce Tipuamantumirri
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Masonic - Souvenir drinking glass - Lodge No 512

Masonic - Souvenir drinking glass - Lodge No 512

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Commemorative glassware
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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1973
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Document with handwritten reflections for each year of a man's age from thirty-five to forty-six years

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Fairy Bower, Manly, NSW

Fairy Bower, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jenny Bowuminya
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White and grey, round, flat topped, brimless ladies dress hat

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Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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Interfet stubbie holder

Interfet stubbie holder

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Containers
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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MOSMANS BAY

MOSMANS BAY

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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Menu for Luncheon at Parliament House, Canberra, 3 March 1938

Menu for Luncheon at Parliament House, Canberra, 3 March 193...

Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1938
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Painting on paper by Neville Poulson Japangardi, Yuendumu NT - from the story 'The Anteater & The Turtle' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 53

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Neville P. Japangardi
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Poster 'August mobilisation to end the war in Vietnam SUNDAY AUGUST 13th AT 2.00 pm SYDNEY'

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Vietnam
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United States Armed Forces
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1965
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Postcard depicting Mary Pickford

Postcard depicting Mary Pickford

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Natives carrying parrots from Western Szechuan province for sale en route with final destination at Yunnanfu, Younnan province, Nov 1917

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1957 - Melbourne Red

VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1957 - Melbourne Red

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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Film negative - Outcrop of desert sandstone, Lambina Soakage Well, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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ACT Volunteer Bushfire Brigade Association membership card of Hall Jon Belmonte

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Jon Belmonte collection no. 1
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Membership cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Volunteer Bushfire Brigade Association
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1993
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Courtroom sketch made at the1982 trial of Michael and Lindy Chamberlain by artist Veronica O'Leary

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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'Kiriwirri' by Jan Billycan, 2008

'Kiriwirri' by Jan Billycan, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Jan Billycan
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2008
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Operation Johnny

Operation Johnny

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Jonathon Bentley
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2007
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Ruins - Old Age Pensioner's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Ruins - Old Age Pensioner's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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View of other ships in harbour from deck of ship

View of other ships in harbour from deck of ship

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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French Day, November 1917, fundraising badge

French Day, November 1917, fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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Media pass issued to G.C. Thomson of News Limited

Media pass issued to G.C. Thomson of News Limited

Graeme Thomson collection
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Passes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1987
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Brown's River, near Hobart, Tas

Brown's River, near Hobart, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Browns River, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1949
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Water container consisting of two coconut shells, joined together by a plaited fibre cord with a wooden plug on both ends

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Asou Omey collection
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Water containers
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Asou Omey
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1991
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Struggling through the mud in streets of Kalgan Augt 1914

Struggling through the mud in streets of Kalgan Augt 1914

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Cricket Postcard - Gehrs

Cricket Postcard - Gehrs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Donald R. Gehrs
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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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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Clarence Buckingham Memorial Fountain, Grant Park, At Night, Chicago

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Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide Bridge, Torrens lake, Adelaide, SA

Adelaide Bridge, Torrens lake, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Unknown
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1975
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King Mallee of the Nyungar Danoo Outstation 1881

King Mallee of the Nyungar Danoo Outstation 1881

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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1881
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Mother and baby koala

Mother and baby 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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Two Christmas/NewYear greeting cards for 1917 with a verse written by Frances Lilian Anderson

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Pocket-knife with a single folding blade

Pocket-knife with a single folding blade

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Pocket-knives
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Reverend John Grosse
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Enough is enough

Enough is enough

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Neil Matterson
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The painting consisting of three horizontal sections with the central section having a small circle

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Tuki Puruldatemiri
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1965
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Treasury

Treasury

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Fish design on a light and dark blue background

Fish design on a light and dark blue background

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Aqua domed chiffon hat with circular leaf layering worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

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Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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Headwear
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London, England
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Sainte Claire
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1955
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Australia, Jenolan Caves, N.S.W.

Australia, Jenolan Caves, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Jenolan Caves, Oberon, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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The great debate

The great debate

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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1996
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Poster 'more than $2.5 billion is spent every day preparing for war and they tell us we're spending too much!'

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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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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Gold medal from the Royal Agricultural Society of N.S.W. Royal Easter Show Sydney 1929

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Colledge Family collection
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Medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1929
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Two clubs

Two clubs

Lorna May Colwell collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly with Dawn Fraser and Australia Day Council in 1987

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1987
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Beauties of Shelley.

Beauties of Shelley.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1830
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Industrial buildings with chimneys that are billowing smoke

Industrial buildings with chimneys that are billowing smoke

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Medical notes for use by outposts attached to Flying Doctor Base Wireless Stations

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Norman Parker collection
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Medical books
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Rum Jungle, Northern Territory, Australia
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Royal Flying Doctor Service
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1950
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Vehicle compliance plate for 1949 Model 48/215 Holden sedan

Vehicle compliance plate for 1949 Model 48/215 Holden sedan

Mary Munckton and Ian Metherall collection
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Motor car components
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1949
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Lines and dots on teal

Lines and dots on teal

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Good luck be with you

Good luck be with you

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Temple Bar tobacco tin

Temple Bar tobacco tin

Muriel Kelly collection
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Tobacco tins
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Photograph showing Constance Faithfull sitting side-saddle on a horse

Photograph showing Constance Faithfull sitting side-saddle o...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Clematis Alpina

Clematis Alpina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bench axe and blade cover associated with George Taylor

Bench axe and blade cover associated with George Taylor

George Henry Taylor collection
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Axes
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Mr George H. Taylor
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