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Painting depicts landscape with white eucalypts in foreground

Painting depicts landscape with white eucalypts in foregroun...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Watercolour paintings
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ian Wassa
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1975
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Convict love token from J. Williams

Convict love token from J. Williams

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Maple leaf pin

Maple leaf pin

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Pins
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Souvenir beaker celebrating the 40th anniversary of the accession to the thrown of Queen Elizabeth II

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Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clapsticks
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Mr Ottweill, Edmund Filippini, Tot? Mengel, Elizabeth Otterwill, A.G. Washbrook, Walter Otterwill

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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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Envelope from A. B. Natoli, Barrister

Envelope from A. B. Natoli, Barrister

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Envelopes
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Postmen of the British Empire

Postmen of the British Empire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Child's drawing This is my homeland centr Biranybirany by Djultjul Gurruwiwi

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Djul'tjul Gurruwiwi
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Dawes Point

Dawes Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Dawes Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Beach and Dressing Sheds, Balmoral NSW

Beach and Dressing Sheds, Balmoral NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Nellie Butler, 1905

Nellie Butler, 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Programme of the welcome to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh

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1954 Royal Tour Programmes collection
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Programs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1954
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Small keyhole saw

Small keyhole saw

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Keyhole saws
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Convict love token from Ned Sims, 1856

Convict love token from Ned Sims, 1856

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The New Testament presented to Lois Grosse (nee Ottens)

The New Testament presented to Lois Grosse (nee Ottens)

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1953
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Circular metal film canister used by Frank Hurley

Circular metal film canister used by Frank Hurley

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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Frank Hurley
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Boomerang

Boomerang

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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PIRATE'S BAY, SHOWING CLYDE ISLAND, EAGLE HAWK NECK.

PIRATE'S BAY, SHOWING CLYDE ISLAND, EAGLE HAWK NECK.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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J W. Beattie
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Knife

Knife

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Knives
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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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Sharon Ngallametta
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A farmers son. Age 12. Married. Jan 1915

A farmers son. Age 12. Married. Jan 1915

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Child's drawing Bawuli

Child's drawing Bawuli

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bawuli
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Sample block of Queensland maple

Sample block of Queensland maple

Tolga Woodworks collection
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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'The Feasibility of the Third Force Peace Position', a paper presented to the National Anti-War Conference by Lynn M F Arnold

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Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Theses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Lynn M. Arnold
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1971
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Hampton Court Palace, 27 August

Hampton Court Palace, 27 August

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Knives
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Ve 8 Hankow 12 14 1640....VERY DELIGHTED LOVE, KARL

Ve 8 Hankow 12 14 1640....VERY DELIGHTED LOVE, KARL

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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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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The day of the Orange Chat

The day of the Orange Chat

Barry Christophers collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Barry Christophers
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Sticker 'Stop work to stop war Moratorium June 30th'

Sticker 'Stop work to stop war Moratorium June 30th'

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Fishguard route to Ireland

Fishguard route to Ireland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Wales
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'Underdevelopment and World Tension', a paper presented to the National Anti-War Conference by Rex Mortimer

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Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Theses
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Mr Max Mortimer
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Godolphin.

Godolphin.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1833
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Standard Novels No. VI - The Last of the Mohicans.

Standard Novels No. VI - The Last of the Mohicans.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1831
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Framed illuminated address presented to Ambrose Kyte in recognition of his support for the Victorian Exploring Expedition [Burke & Wills expedition]

Framed illuminated address presented to Ambrose Kyte in reco...

Ambrose Kyte Address collection
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Illuminated addresses
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Ambrose Kyte
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Two pieces of Springfield Merino note paper

Two pieces of Springfield Merino note paper

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Business stationery
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1898
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Close the Racist [South African] Embassy

Close the Racist [South African] Embassy

Kerry Browning collection
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Placards
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South Africa, Africa
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LITTLE BAY HOSPITAL. SYDNEY, N.S.W.

LITTLE BAY HOSPITAL. SYDNEY, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Little Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Slouch hat from Light Horse uniform

Slouch hat from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military uniforms
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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1913
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Laundry - Clothes basket

Laundry - Clothes basket

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Clothes baskets
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Eleanor Dark
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Cartoon of Malcolm Fraser seated among five Parliamentary backbenchers

Cartoon of Malcolm Fraser seated among five Parliamentary ba...

Louis Zmak collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Larry Pickering
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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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Marguerita Munkara
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Two conjoined bread tins

Two conjoined bread tins

ET Fealy collection
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Bread tins
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Tabula Asiae VIII

Tabula Asiae VIII

Sebastian Münster 'Tabula Asiae VIII' Map collection
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Maps
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Alexandria, Egypt
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Ptolemy
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1540
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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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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Lear...

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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Box used to mail slide

Box used to mail slide

Muriel Kelly collection
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Postal packaging
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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United Artists
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Single-sided card with blue edges, with an embossed Christmas image and message

Single-sided card with blue edges, with an embossed Christma...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Stud requested in 1944

Stud requested in 1944

Mary Willsallen collection
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Documents
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Box with doll's accessories

Box with doll's accessories

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dolls accessories
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The Holy Bible

The Holy Bible

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bibles
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Colour photograph of Benny Zable in costume protesting

Colour photograph of Benny Zable in costume protesting

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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Album containing 97 menus, 20 seating plans and 47 photographs from Parliament House dining rooms...

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Betty Hall collection
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Albums
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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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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Stormy

Stormy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Coloured Stone

Coloured Stone

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Advertising pamphlets
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Black and white autographed photographic postcard of a young girl called Lottie in a swim suit, Sydney, 1915

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1918
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