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Green storage box used by Fred Hollows during NTEHP

Green storage box used by Fred Hollows during NTEHP

The Fred Hollows Foundation collection
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Storage boxes
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Professor Frederick C. Hollows AC
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1975
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Randwick Freemasons 1921-1971

Randwick Freemasons 1921-1971

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Commemorative badges
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Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1921
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Wooden cotton reel

Wooden cotton reel

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bobbins
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Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1886, Champion Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1886
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Kuru Ala by Sallyanne Roberts

Kuru Ala by Sallyanne Roberts

Songlines - Sallyanne Roberts collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Nyapari Homeland, South Australia, Australia
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Sallyanne Roberts
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2012
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Melbourne Centenary Royal Show medal 1934

Melbourne Centenary Royal Show medal 1934

Colledge Family collection
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Medals
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1934
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'Minyipuru Claypan' by Bugai Whyoulter, 2007

'Minyipuru Claypan' by Bugai Whyoulter, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Bugai Whyoulter
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2007
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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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The Venezuela at the jetty (near side) inside the breakwater, Manilla Harbour. Feb 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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Postcard featuring a colored print of a military officer in full green uniform, full length riding boots, cap and sword

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Wooden Container

Wooden Container

Stan Mitchell collection
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Containers
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Portraits of the Aboriginal inhabitants

Portraits of the Aboriginal inhabitants

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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Mary's Babe given to Lois Grosse (nee Ottens) 1942

Mary's Babe given to Lois Grosse (nee Ottens) 1942

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Religious books
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1942
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Miniature hat on a stand

Miniature hat on a stand

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ornaments
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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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Stanley no.113 compass plane

Stanley no.113 compass plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Compass planes
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Stanley Rule and Level Co
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Reproduction mutoscope reel titled 'Charlie Chaplin, A Dizzy Racket'

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Mike Munves Corporation collection
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Mutoscope reels
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New York, United States of America
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Mike Munves Corporation
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1986
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Trumpet case

Trumpet case

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Musical instrument cases
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Garden Party for Bishop. Lucian Faithfull second from the left, 1904

Garden Party for Bishop. Lucian Faithfull second from the le...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Ernest Mason
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1904
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1949
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The sundowner

The sundowner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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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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Barawind.

Barawind.

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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Kolbitja
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1969
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Spearheads
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1954
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Fork

Fork

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Forks
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Bark painting depicting animals at a sacred site by Jimmy Nakkurridjdjilmi Nganjmirra of Gunbalanya, 1970

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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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Jimmy N. Nganjmirra
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1970
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White enamel kidney dish

White enamel kidney dish

Thompson Family collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Body Paint by Emily Kame Kngwarreye

Body Paint by Emily Kame Kngwarreye

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Emily K. Kngwarreye
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1990
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Octagonal white china dinner plate with black and orange details

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Dinner plates
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Statue standing in a lake, in the Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Statue standing in a lake, in the Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'The drama of the courtroom...' by Veronica O'Leary, dated September 1982.

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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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Carved wooden sculpture of a crocodile

Carved wooden sculpture of a crocodile

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Wood carvings
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Badu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Job Kusu
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1992
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Glass bell

Glass bell

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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Pitt St, Sydney

Pitt St, Sydney

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Art of the Time greeting card

Art of the Time greeting card

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Cards
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Kevin Levi
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1992
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Memorial manuscript containing the petition of John Batman to Colonel George Arthur for leave to marry convict Eliza Thompson (alias Elizabeth Callaghan), 1828

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John Batman Documents collection
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Manuscripts
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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John Batman
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1828
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Girl's fancy dress garment, hand-painted with cartoons and caricatures showing the work of the Heidelberg Unemployment Bureau

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Patricia Worthington collection
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Fancy dress costumes
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Heidelberg, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Chalcraft
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1930
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Decorated pandanus leaf basket

Decorated pandanus leaf basket

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Baskets
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Digging sticks
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Letter from William Gray addressed to Janet Templeton, beginning 'My Dear Cousin, The case sent here-with is by Mr Guthrie...', dated 2 March 1814

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Diana Baxter collection no. 2
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Personal letters
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Glasgow, Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1814
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Painting on card by Harry Djagamara Nelson, Yuendumu NT - from the story 'The old dingo who had six wives' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 28

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Kormilda College, Berrimah, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Harry J. Nelson
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1974
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Shell on hair string

Shell on hair string

Edmund Milne collection
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Necklaces
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MOW badge 'Melbourne has women priests NOW!'

MOW badge 'Melbourne has women priests NOW!'

Movement for the Ordination of Women collection
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Political badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Church of England
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1984
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Pauline Hanson, the brunette look

Pauline Hanson, the brunette look

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1997
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Photograph of Carmelo Mirabelli sitting on grass

Photograph of Carmelo Mirabelli sitting on grass

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Carmelo Mirabelli Mr
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Brass button with military insignia

Brass button with military insignia

Parsons collection
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Military buttons
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Super Sweetener

Super Sweetener

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Lighthouse and buildings

Lighthouse and buildings

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Girl holding American and Australian flags

Girl holding American and Australian flags

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Alex D. Senior, 1839

Convict love token from Alex D. Senior, 1839

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Teaspoon

Teaspoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Teaspoons
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Peace sign t-shirt

Peace sign t-shirt

Audrey Johnson collection
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T-shirts
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Basket decorated with shells

Basket decorated with shells

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Muriel Maynard collection
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Baskets
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ms Muriel Maynard
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Studio photograph of a diorama of collaged images and small objects.

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Thomas Hinton collection
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Albumen prints
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Thomas Hinton
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Hamburg-Amerika Linie programme of Social Events, 1938

Hamburg-Amerika Linie programme of Social Events, 1938

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Programs
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1938
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Invitation to attend the Conseil Mondial de la Paix session de Budapest, 1953, to Bill Morrow

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Milleese Morrow Boughton collection
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Invitations
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Budapest, Hungary
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Mr William 'Bill' Morrow
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1953
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Single page paper insert that details the fund raising aims of the cricket match

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Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Leaflets
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Victoria, Australia
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Lilian Noble
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1947
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly inspecting a cigarette factory with two Chinese men and workers looking on, 1963

Black and white photograph of Fred Daly inspecting a cigaret...

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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China
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1963
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'At the Institution during recreation hours. Deaf and Dumb Institution, Waratah, NSW.'

'At the Institution during recreation hours. Deaf and Dumb I...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Waratah, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Deaf and Dumb Institute
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Timber tool box

Timber tool box

John Docker collection
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Tool boxes
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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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