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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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Photograph of Jim Killen walking along a golf green

Photograph of Jim Killen walking along a golf green

Fred Daly collection
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The Malthall Hotel, Jackson, Mississippi.

The Malthall Hotel, Jackson, Mississippi.

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Hatchet painted with a design of dots in lines

Hatchet painted with a design of dots in lines

Stan Mitchell collection
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Hatchets
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Metal fork

Metal fork

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Forks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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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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Maree Kerinaiua
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Wooden stamp

Wooden stamp

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Printing blocks
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Rose Bay, Sydney

Rose Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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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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1966
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Naluk - The Woman

Naluk - The Woman

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1948
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Cartoon depicting a man with a finger caught in a rabbit trap

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1978
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KING STREET, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

KING STREET, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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England
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Bush vines

Bush vines

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Lindfield Station looking north

Lindfield Station looking north

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lindfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Circular Quay

Circular Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Mask

Mask

Papuan Official collection
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Masks
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Australia for the Australians, White Australia

Australia for the Australians, White Australia

White Australia Protection Badge collection
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Political badges
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Australia
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1906
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Reed necklace

Reed necklace

JW Lindo collection
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Necklaces
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Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bags
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Folder

Folder

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Folders
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1939
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Glass plate negative - Rock engravings, Deception Creek, Red Gorge, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1905 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Sepia photograph of a military band

Sepia photograph of a military band

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Metal Gambrel

Metal Gambrel

Ron Bell collection
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Farm equipment
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Pass for election counting room

Pass for election counting room

Bernard Freedman collection no. 2
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Painting no. 12, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - The Tree-goanna brothers, the Wangoo, climbed after Goorialla

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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6,740 days

6,740 days

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1992
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Exhibition of Coronation Robes Australia 1938 Illustrated Souvenir

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Noble Numismatics collection
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Pamphlets
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Government of Australia
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1938
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Moratorium lapel pin

Moratorium lapel pin

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Lapel pins
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Sporting Girls

Sporting Girls

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Part of a pressed up ice ridge, Seal Bay

Part of a pressed up ice ridge, Seal Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1903
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Mounted police escorting a provisions wagon

Mounted police escorting a provisions wagon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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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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Emmanuel Puruntatameri
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Government Workers Against the Bomb

Government Workers Against the Bomb

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Australian Public Service
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1981
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Colour caricature, titled 'The Great Milano', of wrestler Mario Milano

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John Rogers collection
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Cartoons
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John Rogers
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1975
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Coogee Beach, Sydney, NSW

Coogee Beach, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr and Mrs D Jackson
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Poster 'Building bridges of understanding'

Poster 'Building bridges of understanding'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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Organic material necklace

Organic material necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Box of cream laid mourning stationery

Box of cream laid mourning stationery

Margot Child collection
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Stationery
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Mrs Margot Child
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RMS Orsova

RMS Orsova

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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1919
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Triangular sticker 'NO DAMS in S-W Tasmania WORLD HERITAGE'

Triangular sticker 'NO DAMS in S-W Tasmania WORLD HERITAGE'

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Stickers
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South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
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Tasmanian Wilderness Society
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Raiki wara - untitled batik on silk by Nungalka Stanley, 2005

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Textiles
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjariya (. Stanley
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2005
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Colour photograph of Fred Daly at a microphone at the Woolooware Branch Dinner, 1980

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1980
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Glass plate negative - Fish-tail bark and dug-out canoes, Melville Island, Northern Territory, in the background, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1911

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1911
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Certificate awarded for first prize at the Coonamble Pastoral and Agricultural Association 80th Annual Exhibition  for a knitted poppy tea cosy

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Coonamble, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1965
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Appointment of William Percy Faithfull to Lieutenant in No 6 Company, Sydney, Battalion, Volunteer Rifles, 3 September 1868

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificates
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1868
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Mary King hand lotions

Mary King hand lotions

Bothwell Museum collection
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Cosmetics
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Stop French Testing

Stop French Testing

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Muroroa Atoll, Tuamotu Archipelago, French Polynesia
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Direction des Centres d'Experimentation Nucleaires
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1966
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Lane Cove / Hunters Hill

Lane Cove / Hunters Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of four men, including Arthur A. Calwel  and Senator McManus

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Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Aboriginal breastplate for Tumberilagong, Chief of the Nuneree Tribe

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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Envelope and letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 2 December 1879

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1879
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Rugby league trading card of Steve Renouf of the Brisbane Broncos

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Intrepid International collection
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Collecting cards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Intrepid Trading Cards International
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1996
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Ostrich Chicks Hatching

Ostrich Chicks Hatching

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ayers Rock

Ayers Rock

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Iris Nuggett
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