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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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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Adrian Arium
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Pair of outside calipers

Pair of outside calipers

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Outside calipers
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Portrait photograph of a woman

Portrait photograph of a woman

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Portrait photographs
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Cypraeidae Cypraea Isabella

Cypraeidae Cypraea Isabella

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Biak, Schouten Islands, Papua, Indonesia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Allen key

Allen key

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Cartoon depicting two men on a yacht, being given a 'thumbs up' sign by an owl and a cat

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Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1980
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Wedding party

Wedding party

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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Circular metal dog registration tag REGD DOG JULY 1, 1901 - JUNE 30, 1902

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Dog Registration Tag collection
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Dog accessories
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1901
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Crane Driver's Certificate

Crane Driver's Certificate

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Certificates
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Carmelo Mirabelli Mr
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Aeroplane wedding cake decoration

Aeroplane wedding cake decoration

Parsons collection
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Food decorations
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York St Sydney

York St 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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Aboriginal people in custody

Aboriginal people in custody

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1996
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Shield

Shield

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shields
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1976
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In the Woods, Cut, Greenock

In the Woods, Cut, Greenock

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Scotland
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Fry's Chocolate

Fry's Chocolate

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1925
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Small, silver butter knife

Small, silver butter knife

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Butterknives
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YMCA - Red Triangle Day

YMCA - Red Triangle Day

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Club badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1914
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1910 sixpence and two 1910 twopenny bits

1910 sixpence and two 1910 twopenny bits

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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Lyndhurst

Lyndhurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lyndhurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Peace

Peace

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Envelope addressed to Mrs Faithfull, postmarked

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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New York, United States of America
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Poll gets just a touch of Dixie

Poll gets just a touch of Dixie

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Earl Budden
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1996
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Petticoat for 'Solomon Grundy' doll

Petticoat for 'Solomon Grundy' doll

Barbara Hetherington collection
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Dolls clothing
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The Railway Station, Adelaide, SA

The Railway Station, 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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Emu near Yalyumu (from Wawuwawu)' aka 'Emu Dreaming at Yalyumu', by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1975
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Stirling Station

Stirling Station

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Scotland
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Painting is divided into 8 sections with 4 birds & 4 lizards

Painting is divided into 8 sections with 4 birds & 4 lizards

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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Grey metal measuring spoon with a hinged lid and a tubular handle

Grey metal measuring spoon with a hinged lid and a tubular h...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Measuring spoons
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1867
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Two photographs - Benny Zable, Adelaide, 1984

Two photographs - Benny Zable, Adelaide, 1984

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1984
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143 glass marbles in a wicker basket

143 glass marbles in a wicker basket

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Marbles
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Reverend John Grosse
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Ground plan of the podium for the 1986 Papal Mass in Canberra [by Munns, Sly & Partners Pty Ltd]

Ground plan of the podium for the 1986 Papal Mass in Canberr...

Papal Visit Office collection
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Architectural drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Munns Sly & Partners Pty Ltd
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1986
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'JuntuJuntu: Minyipuru and Kurrkurr' by Nancy Chapman, 2007

'JuntuJuntu: Minyipuru and Kurrkurr' by Nancy Chapman, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Nancy Chapman
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2007
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Child's drawing portrait of a girl by Helen R. Yunupingu

Child's drawing portrait of a girl by Helen R. Yunupingu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Helen R. Yunupingu
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The ancient art of fire making

The ancient art of fire making

David Kaus collection no. 3
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Postcards
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Mobile phone telephone service card

Mobile phone telephone service card

Ken Gold collection
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Documents
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Telecom Australia
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1987
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Key way measuring tool

Key way measuring tool

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tools
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting a spirit being Durlklorrkilorrken alternatively known as Balangdjangarlayn, circa 1970

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Manmoyih, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1970
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Man and a woman

Man and a woman

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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Untitled child's drawing by Darryl, Cooktown

Untitled child's drawing by Darryl, Cooktown

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Darryl
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The Life of William Cobbett.

The Life of William Cobbett.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Thomas Goodchild Bullivant by Davies & Co., Melbourne, 1866

Thomas Goodchild Bullivant by Davies & Co., Melbourne, 1866

Horse photographs and ephemera collection no. 2
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Cartes-de-visite
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1866
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Emanuel Brothers minute book May 1944 - May 1955

Emanuel Brothers minute book May 1944 - May 1955

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Hyde Park Sydney

Hyde Park 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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Spring Street Melbourne

Spring Street Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1904
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John Wilkey with white beard, 13 September 1878

John Wilkey with white beard, 13 September 1878

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Exeter, Devon, England, United Kingdom
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Edward H. Cox & W.Durant
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1878
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Metal gold painted toy plane - De Havilland

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Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Toy vehicles
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Mr Andrew A. Gibson
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Underground cells, Point Puer, Tasmania

Underground cells, Point Puer, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Point Puer, Carnarvon Bay, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Metal stamp, jug

Metal stamp, jug

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Printing blocks
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Ear-biter Bruce

Ear-biter Bruce

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1997
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Australian Soccer Federation

Australian Soccer Federation

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Lapel pins
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Royal Australian Navy Flag Officers sword belt

Royal Australian Navy Flag Officers sword belt

Department of Defence collection
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Sword belts
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Royal Australian Navy
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Australian Netball Team golden yellow polyester uniform skirt, worn by Liz Ellis on her debut in 1993

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History of Netball - Liz Ellis collection
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Skirts
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Mrs Liz Ellis
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1993
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Cicada Hunter Wasp, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 11 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Stereo photographs
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Group of seven females and four males.

Group of seven females and four males.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stainless steel ring

Stainless steel ring

ET Fealy collection
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Baking tins
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Souvenir teaspoon of Queen Elizabeth II

Souvenir teaspoon of Queen Elizabeth II

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Teaspoons
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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Sugar canister

Sugar canister

Mavis Chapman collection
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Canisters
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UAW. Union of Aust. Women

UAW. Union of Aust. Women

Union of Australian Women collection
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Union badges
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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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Bourke Street, Melbourne

Bourke Street, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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