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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bamaga, Queensland, Australia
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Billy Magala
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Jill
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Sticker 'Keep Bungonia gorgeous'

Sticker 'Keep Bungonia gorgeous'

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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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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Marguerita Munkara
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First leaf of Record of Sessions House, Old Bailey

First leaf of Record of Sessions House, Old Bailey

I Dowdle collection
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Reports
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1826
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Coolgardie, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Wedding anniversary card

Wedding anniversary card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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United Kingdom
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Mrs Margot Child
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Twelve postcards to Bob Brown regarding his environmental work in Tasmania

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Bride with a bridesmaid on the left and Diana Maple-Brown as a bridesmaid on the right

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Monte Luke
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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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Kathy
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Betty Archdale

Betty Archdale

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Cartoons
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F McDonald
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1934
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Convict love token from J.J. or T.T. 1832

Convict love token from J.J. or T.T. 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Captain Cook's monument, Kurnell

Captain Cook's monument, Kurnell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Captain James Cook
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1905
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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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The Turner Family, not long before leaving Scotland for Australia

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Glasgow, Scotland
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Robert Webster
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1883
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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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Luke R. Apuatjimi
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Heave Awa' Lads' Memorial high Street

Heave Awa' Lads' Memorial high Street

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Pair of dark brown cotton knit stockings

Pair of dark brown cotton knit stockings

Olga Riet collection
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Stockings
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Harbin, Heilongjiang Sheng, China
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Mrs Olga A. Riet
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1929
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Dictionary of Architecture.

Dictionary of Architecture.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reference books
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'Island Dreaming' bra decorated by Shirley Law

'Island Dreaming' bra decorated by Shirley Law

Many Threads collection
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Cherbourg, Queensland, Australia
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Shirley Law
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2014
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Four page pamphlet entitled SANA Information 1 - The Militarization of Space

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Scientists Against Nuclear Arms collection
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Pamphlets
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New South Wales, Australia
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Scientists Against Nuclear Arms (Australia)
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1983
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P & O S.S. Moldavia at Malta

P & O S.S. Moldavia at Malta

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Malta
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Conidae Conus Dorreensis

Conidae Conus Dorreensis

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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Kungkarrangkalpa (2010) byTjapartji Bates

Kungkarrangkalpa (2010) byTjapartji Bates

Warakurna Seven Sisters collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Tjapartji K. Bates
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2010
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Child's drawing - Lama Lama (male figure with red loin cloth) by Irene L Taylor.

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Irene L. Taylor
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Photograph - Ben Blakeney in Sydney in 1983..

Photograph - Ben Blakeney in Sydney in 1983..

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Rexona

Rexona

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Conidae Conus Aulicus (uncommon)

Conidae Conus Aulicus (uncommon)

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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One-piece cream muslin dress with embroidered leaf pattern

One-piece cream muslin dress with embroidered leaf pattern

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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1810
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Metal thimble

Metal thimble

ACT Embroiderer's Guild collection
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Thimbles
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'Laka', bark painting, native plant species

'Laka', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2013
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Rolling pin

Rolling pin

Mavis Chapman collection
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Scout's 1st Cords badge certificate

Scout's 1st Cords badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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XVI Olympiad Official News Service

XVI Olympiad Official News Service

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Newsletters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Souvenir mug - Diana Princess of Wales

Souvenir mug - Diana Princess of Wales

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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England, United Kingdom
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Diana Princess of Wales
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1991
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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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QSL card for VK2NG

QSL card for VK2NG

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Decoy duck

Decoy duck

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Models
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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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1976
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Collection of papers titled

Collection of papers titled "Contact List"

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Documents
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Boomerang with kangaroo, inscribed 'Tim O'Riley'

Boomerang with kangaroo, inscribed 'Tim O'Riley'

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Joe Timbery
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1986
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Photographic postcard of Jack Moriarty of the Fitzroy VFL football club

Photographic postcard of Jack Moriarty of the Fitzroy VFL fo...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Jack Moriarty
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Right Shoe last

Right Shoe last

Ron Bell collection
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Shoe lasts
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Sydney from St. Mary's Cathedral.  A handful of Sydney

Sydney from St. Mary's Cathedral. A handful of 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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1909
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INTERFET - Protector, carer, neighbour, Australians in East Timor

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Australian Army History Unit collection
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Political posters
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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The Nation's Forum of the Air - Can Education Abolish War?

The Nation's Forum of the Air - Can Education Abolish War?

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Booklets
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E C. Gare
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1946
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Child's drawing of sea creatures by Bakurra

Child's drawing of sea creatures by Bakurra

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bakurra
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Bakelite button with military insignia

Bakelite button with military insignia

Parsons collection
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Military buttons
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Beached Royals

Beached Royals

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1996
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Squatter board game, second edition

Squatter board game, second edition

Squatter Game collection
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Board games
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Mr Robert Lloyd
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1944
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Child's drawing - Things that grow on Bathurst Island by Vincent Tipiloura age 10yrs, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Vincent Tipiloura
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Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No. 9. Poinsetta

Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No. 9. Poinsetta

Joyce Knife collection
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Matchboxes
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Cremorne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Bryant and May
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1950
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Christmas card from Effie Combes

Christmas card from Effie Combes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Douglas Wilson
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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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George M
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Sydney.

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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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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