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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Invitations
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Mrs Margot Child
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1977
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Order of service for a wedding

Order of service for a wedding

Margot Child collection
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Documents
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Mrs Margot Child
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Ashtray

Ashtray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Ashtrays
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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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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Invitations
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Mrs Margot Child
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1977
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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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Therese M. Munkanome
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Trochidae Angaria Delphina

Trochidae Angaria Delphina

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Campbell St. School. Hobart.

Campbell St. School. Hobart.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Horse teams pulling wagons loaded with wool bales from Boondara, dated Aug 1918

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Boomerang

Boomerang

JW Lindo collection
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Boomerangs
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J W. Lindo
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Saving Face

Saving Face

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Matt Golding
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1996
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Handwritten letter of congratulations from Dr Irene Crespin to Edna Thompson on her receipt of a British Empire Medal

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Ainslie, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Dr Irene Crespin
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1977
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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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Leah Kerinaiua
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Hold on Charlie

Hold on Charlie

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1991
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KING'S BRIDGE & TREVALLYN, LAUNCESTON, TAS.

KING'S BRIDGE & TREVALLYN, 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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Cream and tan oval tablemat

Cream and tan oval tablemat

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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Guns, Butler and the Christian Failure

Guns, Butler and the Christian Failure

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Mr Tony Peterson
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Paper model of HMS Sirius

Paper model of HMS Sirius

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Models
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Japanese character type pieces

Japanese character type pieces

John and Sonoko de Boer collection
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Type pieces
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White ceramic cruet set

White ceramic cruet set

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Cruet sets
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Japan
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Entree card for the Official Opening of Tumut 2 Project

Entree card for the Official Opening of Tumut 2 Project

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Cards
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority
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1962
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Ron Bell collection
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Chilla Well, Northern Territory, Australia
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Brown music stick with pointed ends

Brown music stick with pointed ends

Dr Wolfgang Laade collection
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Clapsticks
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White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup bowls
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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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Child's drawing - Turtle and sea creatures by Dolores Tipuamantumirri age 16yrs

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Dolores Tipuamantumirri
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Top hat worn by Sir Henry Gullett

Top hat worn by Sir Henry Gullett

Wight-Gullett collection
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Top hats
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London, England
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Andre & Co Ltd, Hatters
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1905
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'Mangarri' by Elizabeth Nyumi, 2007

'Mangarri' by Elizabeth Nyumi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Elizabeth Nyumi
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2007
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Glass plate negative - Lipoma on right shoulder of a man called Raueruka, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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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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Francis F. Munkara
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'Commonwealth Bank of Australia' moneybox containing money.

'Commonwealth Bank of Australia' moneybox containing money.

David Mulholland collection
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Moneyboxes
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The Children's Friend

The Children's Friend

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Childrens books
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London, England
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S W Partridge and Co
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1892
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Invitation to a luncheon in honour of Sir Edward Harding, Canberra, 4 December 1936

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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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1936
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Child's drawing - camp in a forest by Steven Y Maymuru

Child's drawing - camp in a forest by Steven Y Maymuru

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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Steven Y. Maymuru
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The green turtle, Gariwa - Yirrkala, 1948

The green turtle, Gariwa - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Sticker titled 'A politicians republic? No, it's not for me! Young Australians Against this Republic'

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Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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Stickers
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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Ritz, Cremorne, Sydney, N.S.W.

Ritz, Cremorne, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cremorne, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Tin box with hinged lid containing various wrirting implements, paint brush, screws and nuts

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Bridge Family collection no. 3
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Artists equipment
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bags
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Oxford Street, Sydney

Oxford Street, 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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Silver-coloured metal sauce boat with

Silver-coloured metal sauce boat with "CPRR" stamped into th...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Sauce boats
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Stokes
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1988
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Cream-coloured partial dance program 'ROYAL EXCHANGE, Tuesday, June 4th 1867'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1867
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Kangaroo paw mounted in silver with a supporting stand and a globular gimbal-mounted cigar lighter

Kangaroo paw mounted in silver with a supporting stand and a...

Terence Lane collection
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Cigarette lighters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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James W Steeth & Son
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1940
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TSS Demosthenes

TSS Demosthenes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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Jigsaw puzzle showing a girl with a crown, in the country, with a rabbit and two elves

Jigsaw puzzle showing a girl with a crown, in the country, w...

Bridge Family collection no. 3
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Jigsaw puzzles
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FERN TREE BOWER, S. TASMANIA.

FERN TREE BOWER, S. TASMANIA.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Souvenir badge for the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

Souvenir badge for the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

Daphne Mabbott collection
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Commemorative badges
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England
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1953
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Liyagalawumirri  mortuary rites.

Liyagalawumirri mortuary rites.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nanganarralil
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1964
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Sticker titled 'No Republic No Worries'

Sticker titled 'No Republic No Worries'

Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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Stickers
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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Receipt sent from W. Jno. Baker to Leo [?] Hamilton, 22 August 1912

Receipt sent from W. Jno. Baker to Leo [?] Hamilton, 22 Augu...

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Receipts
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W Jno Baker Ltd
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1912
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Collins Pocket Diary for 1925 with daily entries by Ann Turner, containing details of Guides events

Collins Pocket Diary for 1925 with daily entries by Ann Turn...

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Girl Guide Movement
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1925
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Luncheon tendered by the Government of New South Wales to The New South Wales and Queensland Members of The Australian Coronation Contingent - Parliament House Sydney, 30th June 1937

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Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1937
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Souvenir plate - Queen Elizabeth II

Souvenir plate - Queen Elizabeth II

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1986
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Women's Story

Women's Story

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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David Corby Tjapaltjarri
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Toy Theatre Drury Lane 19th Century

Toy Theatre Drury Lane 19th Century

Everitt and George Family collection
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Theatre tickets
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Bali Offerings

Bali Offerings

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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BaliCards
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1999
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Milk jug cover

Milk jug cover

Lois Grosse collection
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Covers
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Australian Football League sports trading card of Peter Matera of the West Coast Eagles

Australian Football League sports trading card of Peter Mate...

Select Australia collection
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Collecting cards
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Terrey Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Select Australia Pty Ltd
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1996
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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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Jonathan
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Dance ornament model aeroplane

Dance ornament model aeroplane

Eseli collection
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Headdresses
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Badu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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James Eseli
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1999
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Icepick used on 1911-1913 Australian Antarctic Expedition

Icepick used on 1911-1913 Australian Antarctic Expedition

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Icepicks
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Antarctica
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George H. Dovers
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1911
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Gauging pole set and canvas bag

Gauging pole set and canvas bag

Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Hydrological equipment
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