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Souvenir of the ceremony to mark the first release of water from Blowering Dam

Souvenir of the ceremony to mark the first release of water ...

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Envelopes
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Blowering Dam, New South Wales, Australia
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Water Conservation & Irrigation Commission
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1968
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St James Church Sydney

St James Church Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Willow patty cake tin

Willow patty cake tin

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Cake tins
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Postcard featuring a black and white image of Cairo

Postcard featuring a black and white image of Cairo

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Cairo, Egypt
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Australian Army
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1916
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Colander

Colander

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Colanders
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Carved and painted carpet snake by Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri

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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri Carving collection
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Wood carvings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
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York Street, Sydney, NSW

York Street, Sydney, NSW

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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1913
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Postcard featuring new railway station, Sydney

Postcard featuring new railway station, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Unclean, Unsafe & Unwanted: The nuclear industry nightmare

Unclean, Unsafe & Unwanted: The nuclear industry nightmare

Northern Territory Environment Centre collection
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Booklets
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Dave Sweeney
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1996
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Model replica of of Queen Elizabeth II's coronation coach

Model replica of of Queen Elizabeth II's coronation coach

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Toy horse drawn coaches
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London, England
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Lesney Products & Co Ltd
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1953
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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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Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
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Bob Price
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Child's drawing - These are two men that were lost in bushes for years...

Child's drawing - These are two men that were lost in bushes...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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John Graham
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Media pass for the 1982 Royal visit

Media pass for the 1982 Royal visit

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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1982
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'Neither Mr Fraser, nor Mr Gorton (Lind Vic) voted in the vital division...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Letter of congratulations from Paul Wright to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Teleprinter printout related to the last parliamentary session held at provisional Parliament House, Canberra in 1988 'But he was determined like other Little Caesars to destroy (John Gorton)...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1988
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A town looking out over the ocean

A town looking out over the ocean

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Black and white photograph of Burrinjuck Dam, near Yass, NSW

Black and white photograph of Burrinjuck Dam, near Yass, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cave kangaroo

Cave kangaroo

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Postcard featuring a colour vignette of the S.S. Curl Curl in a harbour

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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National Museum of Ethnology t-shirt

National Museum of Ethnology t-shirt

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Philomena
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Maurice Taylor
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Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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James Miller
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S.S. Wodonga 2341 Tons 14 Knots

S.S. Wodonga 2341 Tons 14 Knots

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Rawson Falls, Bundanoon

Rawson Falls, Bundanoon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, 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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Argyle St, Camden

Argyle St, Camden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Camden, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Vawal
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You can't hug a child with nuclear arms tea-towel

You can't hug a child with nuclear arms tea-towel

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Tea-towels
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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A camellia tree in full bloom at Her Lung Tan Yunnanfu Jan 1920

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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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Search, Volume 8, Number 9, September 1977

Search, Volume 8, Number 9, September 1977

Paul Smith collection
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Magazines
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian & New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science
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1977
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklaces
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Oujaimi and Safatli collection
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Spearthrowers
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Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1992
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King William Street, Adelaide, SA

King William Street, 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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Wooden contact printing frame

Wooden contact printing frame

Turner Family collection
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Contact printing frames
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Bark painting 'The Sacred Law-Givers for the Yirritja People of North East Arnhem Land' by Birrikidji Gumana, Gangan

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Gangan Homeland Centre, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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diagrams of EP 10 aeroplane

diagrams of EP 10 aeroplane

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Technical drawings
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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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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Neville P. Japangardi
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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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Animal bone awl

Animal bone awl

Gladys Henry collection
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Awls
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Euramo, Tully, Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Gladys Henry
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1970
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Hafted stone blade from Kimberley WA

Hafted stone blade from Kimberley WA

Igor Zorich collection
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Stone artefacts
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Child's drawing - Kulama Time by Jacqueline Puautjimi age 12yrs, 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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Jacqueline Puautjimi
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card "I am, You are, We are, AUSTRALIAN, R.I.P."

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Cards
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Laurie Percy
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White dots on a grey background

White dots on a grey 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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REGA brand pneumatic kerosene tank used with a burner to heat cattle branding irons, used on Idracowra Station, NT

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Leo Murphy collection
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Kerosene cooking stoves
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rega Pty Ltd
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1968
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'Possum Men of Yirtjurunya', painted by Anatjarri Tjakamarra

'Possum Men of Yirtjurunya', painted by Anatjarri Tjakamarra

Fred Myers collection
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Paintings
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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Cylindrical metal container

Cylindrical metal container

Anne Girard collection
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Containers
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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Bride and bridesmaid

Bride and bridesmaid

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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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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Round cream linen doily embroidered with a flower basket in colour

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doilies
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'Reginald's Last Wishes' signed by George Faithfull and H Montague Faithfull

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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First Roxby Blockade 1983 Outside the Mine Shaft

First Roxby Blockade 1983 Outside the Mine Shaft

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Roxby Downs, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1983
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Black and white portrait photograph of Fred Daly, 1950s

Black and white portrait photograph of Fred Daly, 1950s

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1950
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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Colour print of an empty football stadium

Colour print of an empty football stadium

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Metal Auger

Metal Auger

Ron Bell collection
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Twist augers
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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