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Dessert spoon

Dessert spoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessertspoons
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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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Christmas card from Governor General William Slim, 1958

Christmas card from Governor General William Slim, 1958

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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William Slim
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1958
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Child's drawing of a plane crash near Bremer Island by Dianna

Child's drawing of a plane crash near Bremer Island by Diann...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Merrkiyawuy Ganambarr
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1975
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Post Office, Straid

Post Office, Straid

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Postmaster General's Department
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Convict love token to Sarah Wassell, 1841

Convict love token to Sarah Wassell, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Postcard featuring a printed photograph of a man on a platform

Postcard featuring a printed photograph of a man on a platfo...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ireland
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Umpire's Examination Report

Umpire's Examination Report

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Reports
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Primus stove

Primus stove

ET Fealy collection
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Gas cooking stoves
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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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A ram, seen from the side.

A ram, seen from the side. "Jubilee II"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Sepia photograph the Coolgardie Farm and Dairy Produce Action Auction Mart

Sepia photograph the Coolgardie Farm and Dairy Produce Actio...

Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Coolgardie, Western Australia, Australia
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The Coolgardie Farm & Dairy Produce Auction Mart
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1912
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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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Front view of a house

Front view of a house

WS Kalf collection
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Photographs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Wim S. Kalf
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Doolagahs Protect Respect Our Sanctuary

Doolagahs Protect Respect Our Sanctuary

Doolagahs Indigenous Design collection
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T-shirts
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Colour poster with the caption Irrigating currant vines,  Australia

Colour poster with the caption Irrigating currant vines, Au...

National Symbols Poster collection no. 2
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Posters
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Certificate awarded at the Margaret River And Districts Agricultural Society 31st Annual Show, 1965 for first prize for an appliqued doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Busselton, Western Australia, Australia
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Margaret River & Districts Agricultural Society
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1965
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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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Kenneth Entata
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1976
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Dissecting microscope with case and accessories

Dissecting microscope with case and accessories

Dr Winifred Curtis collection
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Microscopes
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Rochester, New York, United States of America
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Bausch and Lomb Optical Company
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1907
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Yass Picnic Race Club, Tuesday, March 24th 1925

Yass Picnic Race Club, Tuesday, March 24th 1925

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Programs
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Black and grey velvet hat worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

Black and grey velvet hat worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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Hats
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Kew, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Anne Harrison
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1955
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Photograph of Edna Thompson and another woman

Photograph of Edna Thompson and another woman

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Edna M. Thompson
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Tjanpi! by Dianne Ungukalpi Golding

Tjanpi! by Dianne Ungukalpi Golding

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Dianne U. Golding
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2011
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Bill Burke's food list

Bill Burke's food list

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Lists
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Facsmile of 'The History of the Hoppers'

Facsmile of 'The History of the Hoppers'

Terence Lane collection
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Book covers
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1979
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Engraved coin which belonged to James Pitkeathly

Engraved coin which belonged to James Pitkeathly

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Coins
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Sacred Heart Monastery

Sacred Heart Monastery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing - Bobby Larking

Child's drawing - Bobby Larking

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Bobby Larking
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1850
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"Rally for the rivers, Wed 2 Sept.'81..."

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Advertising leaflets
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Tasmanian Wilderness Society
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1981
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Felix the Cat cartoon book, titled War Daze with Felix

Felix the Cat cartoon book, titled War Daze with Felix

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 13
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Books
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'Medicine Story' painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1971

'Medicine Story' painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1971

Uta Uta Tjangala collection
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1971
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Photographs
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Circular metal film canister

Circular metal film canister

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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Bale hook

Bale hook

Gargano Family collection
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Hooks
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Fabric-covered wooden coat-hanger with a green crocheted wool cover

Fabric-covered wooden coat-hanger with a green crocheted woo...

Beverly Silby collection
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Coat-hangers
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Mafoss preparing a caravan load in front of BAT Quarters, 1919

Mafoss preparing a caravan load in front of BAT Quarters, 19...

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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Certificate of Brand and registration fee receipt addressed to George Ernest Faithfull, 20 and 31 May 1905

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Certificates
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Rural Lands Protection Board
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1905
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Lace collar

Lace collar

Rita McMartin collection no. 2
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Collars
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THE BEACH AND ESPLANADE. BONDI. N.S.W.

THE BEACH AND ESPLANADE. BONDI. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ferry at a landing point along a river

Ferry at a landing point along a river

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Langside Monument, Langside Parish Church & Victoria Infirmary

Langside Monument, Langside Parish Church & Victoria Infirma...

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Langside, Glasgow, Scotland
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Schedules of Completed Aircraft 1936-1939

Schedules of Completed Aircraft 1936-1939

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Documents
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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AJC Autumn Meeting, AJC Plate Day, Saturday, 18th April, 1925.

AJC Autumn Meeting, AJC Plate Day, Saturday, 18th April, 192...

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Programs
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Large heavy iron rectangular splitting wedge

Large heavy iron rectangular splitting wedge

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Splitting wedges
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'Nyaru' by Brandy Tjungurrayi, 2007

'Nyaru' by Brandy Tjungurrayi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Balgo, Western Australia, Australia
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Brandy Tjungurrayi
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2007
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Farm Cove, Sydney

Farm Cove, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Australian Football League sports trading card of Peter Matera of the West Coast Eagles

Australian Football League sports trading card of Peter Mate...

Select Australia collection
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Collecting cards
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Terrey Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Select Australia Pty Ltd
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1996
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P.M.G. Salter's spring balance, used to weigh large letters and small parcels

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Spring balances
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England
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Salter Scales
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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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1945
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Bookmark

Bookmark

Central Australia Field Trip 1994 collection
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Bookmarks
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Pulypariya Edwards
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1994
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'Men's dreaming site at Ilpitirri'

'Men's dreaming site at Ilpitirri'

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
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1976
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Unused postcard depicting The 726ft Kalambo Falls in Rhodesia

Unused postcard depicting The 726ft Kalambo Falls in Rhodesi...

Thompson Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Zimbabwe
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Notes on Western Australia

Notes on Western Australia

Joan Stanbury collection
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Books
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Miss Australia Company
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1959
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Bronze sculpture or bust caricature of Graham Richardson

Bronze sculpture or bust caricature of Graham Richardson

Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1993
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Spearthrowers
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Postcard with photograph captioned The Blowhole Kiama

Postcard with photograph captioned The Blowhole Kiama

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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