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Seed pod rattle

Seed pod rattle

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Musical instruments
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Thursday Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Thursday Island Primary School
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1992
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Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887, Special Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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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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Mount View

Mount View

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Scout's Artist badge certificate

Scout's Artist 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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Trophy awarded to Royce Hart - premiers 1967,69,73,74

Trophy awarded to Royce Hart - premiers 1967,69,73,74

Royce Hart collection
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Trophies
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royce Hart
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Metal tray for Holden: The First Twenty Years 1948-1968

Metal tray for Holden: The First Twenty Years 1948-1968

Jack Heenan collection
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Trays
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GM Holden Ltd
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1948
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'Wanydjarrpu', bark painting, native plant species

'Wanydjarrpu', 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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Protest placard 'Basin Plan, Bites the hand that feeds us!', Griffith, 15 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2011
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Man, woman and child, with a tartan rug

Man, woman and child, with a tartan rug

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Goolum-Goolum Aboriginal Co-operative collection
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Drawings
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Horsham, Victoria, Australia
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John Secombe
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1995
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Waterlily Pond, Eureka Stockade, Ballarat, Vic

Waterlily Pond, Eureka Stockade, Ballarat, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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'Darwirr', bark painting, native plant species

'Darwirr', 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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2014
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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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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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The clock tower, Grafton, NSW

The clock tower, Grafton, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Snapshots of the tour of the Fifteenth Australian Eleven in England and South Africa, Season 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photograph albums
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England
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Kodak Ltd
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1921
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The bridge over Mitchell River, Bairnsdale, Vic

The bridge over Mitchell River, Bairnsdale, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Poster titled 'It's the speedy airmail that conquers distance and saves time'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Undiscovered #6, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

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Michael Cook collection
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Prints
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Mr Michael Cook
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2010
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Account for erecting tomb of George Faithfull 1859

Account for erecting tomb of George Faithfull 1859

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Financial records
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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1859
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Giant clam shell

Giant clam shell

Australian Fisheries Management Authority collection
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Shells
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Message stick - Yirrkala, 1948

Message stick - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Message sticks
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Model wooden club

Model wooden club

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Wet specimen - Horse, brain

Wet specimen - Horse, brain

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Convict love token from David Freeman, 1818

Convict love token from David Freeman, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Four letters of condolence to Mrs Clark and two photographs

Four letters of condolence to Mrs Clark and two photographs

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Letters
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Oval thin metal pie baking dish

Oval thin metal pie baking dish

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Pie dishes
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Joy of sound

Joy of sound

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Leather dog shoe worn on long bush walking trips in the Blue Mountains by the Dunphy's fox terrier named Dextre

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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1925
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Mortise eight inch wooden gauge

Mortise eight inch wooden gauge

George Henry Taylor collection
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Woodworking gauges
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Woven circular placemat

Woven circular placemat

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Tablemats
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Invitation to a State Ball at Parliament House, Canberra, on 25 October 1934

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1934
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I'm ready Mammy!

I'm ready Mammy!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark canoe

Bark canoe

Dr William Warner collection
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Canoes
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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The post office & steam train, Kiama, N.S.W.

The post office & steam train, Kiama, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1937
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Mounted police escorting a provisions wagon

Mounted police escorting a provisions wagon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Cartoon of Treasurer Paul Keating

Cartoon of Treasurer Paul Keating

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne, VIC

Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne, VIC

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from W. Griffiths, 1825

Convict love token from W. Griffiths, 1825

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Felicity Jimarin
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clapsticks
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Government House, Sydney

Government House, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Kiriwirri' by Jan Billycan, 2008

'Kiriwirri' by Jan Billycan, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Jan Billycan
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2008
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River Dreaming - woven fibre mat

River Dreaming - woven fibre mat

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Decorative weavings
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Berri, South Australia, Australia
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Yvonne Koolmatrie
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1994
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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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Syd B. Kenthan
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Nuclear Disarmament Party for the Upper House in Western Australia in the 1984 Federal Elections

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Senator Jo Vallentine collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Western Australia, Australia
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Nuclear Disarmament Party of Australia
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1984
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Lower grinding stone used to grind orchres

Lower grinding stone used to grind orchres

Tandanya collection no. 3
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Lower grinding stones
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Ovolo 5/8 moulding blade

Ovolo 5/8 moulding blade

George Henry Taylor collection
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Moulding planes
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Mr George H. Taylor
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REGA brand pneumatic kerosene tank used with a burner to heat cattle branding irons, used on Idracowra Station, NT

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Leo Murphy collection
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Kerosene cooking stoves
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rega Pty Ltd
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1968
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Child's drawing by Richard Casey titled 'Purijirringa Kapi Ngui - Jukwartirringa Amintiya Alipwa Joramintiya Mipariyi' [Trees of Nguiu - Stringybark, Coconut, Ferntree, Fan Palm], St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing by Richard Casey titled 'Purijirringa Kapi N...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard C. Fernando
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Rutidosis Leptorrhynchoides

Rutidosis Leptorrhynchoides

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Illawarra NSW, view from Mt Pleasant

Illawarra NSW, view from Mt Pleasant

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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The shady avenue along King William Street North, Adelaide, SA

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1929
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Thin brown riding whip with a metal dogs head on top

Thin brown riding whip with a metal dogs head on top

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Whips
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At the play

At the play

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ground floor verandah of main house at Springfield

Ground floor verandah of main house at Springfield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Framed acrylic polymer painting on canvas 'Utopia Mt Doreen Yuendumu area ...'

Framed acrylic polymer painting on canvas 'Utopia Mt Doreen ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Utopia, South Australia, Australia
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Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa
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A Sun 2 computer system used by Geoscience Australia that is referred to as

A Sun 2 computer system used by Geoscience Australia that is...

Geoscience Australia collection no. 1
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Computer hardware
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Geoscience Australia
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Gauze bandage

Gauze bandage

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Bandages
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Convict love token engraved with the name Mary Jones, 1848

Convict love token engraved with the name Mary Jones, 1848

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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