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Portrait photograph of Mr John Cumming, by Batchelder & Co East Melbourne

Portrait photograph of Mr John Cumming, by Batchelder & Co E...

Jane Webster collection
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Cartes-de-visite
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East Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Batchelder & Co
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1865
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Victoria versus Tasmania 1 Sept 1964

Victoria versus Tasmania 1 Sept 1964

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Reggie Jackson
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Photograph of Minnie Valentine, Jim Valentine and Minnie's relations

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Baking tin

Baking tin

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Baking tins
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Poster titled 'Post Office communication services are vital to the development of Australian industries'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Leitz Wetzlar dissecting light monocular microscope

Leitz Wetzlar dissecting light monocular microscope

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Wetzlar, Germany
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Leitz Wetzlar
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Black Devereux Bowly clock, brought to Australia by the Blaxland family in the early 1800's.

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Daryl Blaxland collection
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Mantel clocks
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Sunshine Review, no.9, July 1950

Sunshine Review, no.9, July 1950

Loretta Edmonston collection
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Newsletters
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Sunshine Harvester Works
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Sample of Munyuro seeds

Sample of Munyuro seeds

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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Black and white photograph depicting Olive Peatfield, Amy Hudson, Hazel Pritchard, Mollie Flaherty, Alicia Walsh, Margaret Peden, Kath Smith, Alice Wegemund, all holding flowers as they depart Sydney, 1937

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Amy Hudson collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Olive Peatfield
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1937
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Perfume bottle

Perfume bottle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Perfume bottles
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Kimberley Native - Gulanba

Kimberley Native - Gulanba

Patricia Heath collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Plaited twine made from plant fibres

Plaited twine made from plant fibres

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Garden party for Bishop about 1904

Garden party for Bishop about 1904

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser, 5 March 1803

Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser, 5 March 1803

Rose Sullivan collection
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Newspapers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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George Howe
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1803
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1983
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Wet specimen - Bat - whole specimen preserved

Wet specimen - Bat - whole specimen preserved

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Artist's sketchbook with abstract geometric petroglyph, rock rubbings, drawings and embossed prints worked in lead pencil and coloured pencil [Petroglyph Diary]

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Judith-Rose Thomas colle...
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Sketchbooks
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Tasmania, Australia
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Judith R. Thomas
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Yellow robin

Yellow robin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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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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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Merrill Girrabul
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Bark painting titled Goanna and snakes searching for food in grass by Djikululu, Milingimbi, Northern Territory

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Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djikululu
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Panorama from Gremorne Heights, Sydney NSW

Panorama from Gremorne Heights, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cremorne Heights, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1928
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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, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie B. Timaepatui
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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Clare Agricultural & Horticultural Society
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Masonic - Souvenir drinking glass - Grand Installation

Masonic - Souvenir drinking glass - Grand Installation

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Commemorative glassware
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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1977
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Corbi Moth fishing fly

Corbi Moth fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Noel Jetson
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1970
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Adelaide St. looking south from Wharf St, Brisbane, Q

Adelaide St. looking south from Wharf St, Brisbane, Q

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1948
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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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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lorna
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IN THE BIGHT / PARADE-SHUN

IN THE BIGHT / PARADE-SHUN

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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On the Mountains

On the Mountains

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Two Service Men

Two Service Men

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photographic prints
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Trans-Australian Railway. King Moonlight

Trans-Australian Railway. King Moonlight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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King Moonlight
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1912
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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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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Alice Nabegeyo
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Double iron wooden smoothing plane

Double iron wooden smoothing plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Smoothing planes
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Scotland
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Stewart Spiers
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Senator Natasha Stott-Despoja's leather backpack

Senator Natasha Stott-Despoja's leather backpack

Natasha Stott Despoja collection
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Backpacks
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Senator Natasha J. Stott-Despoja
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Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sam Kirby
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Botany Bay and Sea Point

Botany Bay and Sea Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Commemorative bronze topographic model of the Snowy Mountains Hydro Electric Scheme, presented to Ben Chifley at the scheme's inauguration

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Snowy Scheme Model collection
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Models
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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1949
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George's River, Lorne

George's River, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Saint George River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Freedom of Opportunity - International Women's Year 1975

Freedom of Opportunity - International Women's Year 1975

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Event posters
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1975
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Lead kangaroo figure for Cadbury's Cocoa Promotion, England 1930s

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Terence Lane collection
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Promotional toys
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England, United Kingdom
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Cadbury Schweppes Pty Ltd
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1930
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A Happy Christmas from the Dolls and from the little Mothers too

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Spear

Spear

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Margaret Downs Station journal January 1948 - June 1959

Margaret Downs Station journal January 1948 - June 1959

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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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, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jock Pouatjimi
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Tuckerbox used by Aboriginal activist Joe McGinness when he travelled on work as an officer bearer of FCAATSI, 1950s-1960s

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Joe McGinness collection
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Food storage containers
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Queensland, Australia
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Joe McGinness
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1960
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Rectangular ecru tablemat

Rectangular ecru tablemat

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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Thanambool Yana (black woman's walk)

Thanambool Yana (black woman's walk)

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Debra Couzens
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2002
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Christmas card

Christmas card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Brick from Fordwich House

Brick from Fordwich House

Daryl Blaxland collection No 2
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Bricks
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Austinmer from Sublime Point

Austinmer from Sublime Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Austinmer, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Natives - Seaside Amusements

Australian Natives - Seaside Amusements

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Cylindrical oil lamp with fluted conical top and circular convex glass window

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Convict Era Shirt collection
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Oil lamps
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Granton, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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NCR electro-mechanical ticket selling machine, used by the West Australian Totalisator Agency Board

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West Australian Totalisator Agency Board collection
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Ticket machines
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Western Australia, Australia
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National Cash Register
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1962
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Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Gordon Winter collection
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Fishing reels
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Halcyon Products
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1940
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Right foot buckled sling back platform shoe with peek-a-boo toe

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Ron Muncaster collection no. 1
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Shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Muncaster
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1994
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What a fright she got!

What a fright she got!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Typed invoice addressed to Mr E Redlich from the Church Missionary Society dated the 10 July 1956.

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E Redlich collection
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Invoices
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Mr Ernst Redlich
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1956
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Incised wooden narrow shield

Incised wooden narrow shield

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
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Shields
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