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Bossiaea cinerea

Bossiaea cinerea

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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1876
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Convict love token from J.P.

Convict love token from J.P.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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ER with blue, red and white ribbon

ER with blue, red and white ribbon

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Badges
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Retouched flake [stone implement]

Retouched flake [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Retouched flakes
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Wedding certificate

Wedding certificate

Margot Child collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1921
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Typescript of Pearl Faithfull's [Lady Dilke] reminiscences of Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Plane lost for 27 years

Plane lost for 27 years

Frank Proust collection
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Newspaper clippings
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1931
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Museum, Sydney, N.S.W

Museum, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring the ship, Quilpue, being loaded with H. V. McKay agricultural equipment bound for the Argentine

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Loretta Edmonston collection
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Hugh V. McKay
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain, Lindy Chamberlain Darwin '82' by Veronica O'Leary.

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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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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Lidded plastic beaker for collection of urine samples

Lidded plastic beaker for collection of urine samples

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority collection
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Beakers (laboratory)
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Anchor Plastics
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Photograph of Jane Macdonald Gellibrand

Photograph of Jane Macdonald Gellibrand

Joseph Tice Gellibrand collection
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Photographs
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Brick Day, Soldiers' Home

Brick Day, Soldiers' Home

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Soldiers' Home League Inc
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Stud ewes bred by Lucian Faithfull.

Stud ewes bred by Lucian Faithfull.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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UNTAET dan INTERFET

UNTAET dan INTERFET

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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St Georges' River Lorne

St Georges' River Lorne

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Piti or wooden container with pokerwork of Kungkarangkaipa Tjukurpa or 'Seven Sisters' Dreaming

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 2
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Containers
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Margaret Dagg
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1997
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Sunshine Review, vol.5, no.11, March 1948

Sunshine Review, vol.5, no.11, March 1948

Loretta Edmonston collection
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Newsletters
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Hugh V. McKay
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Breakfast scene in the dining room at Springfield.

Breakfast scene in the dining room at Springfield.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Spiritual World 4 - Old Mannalargenna, Chief of the NE Tasmania

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Artworks
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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Special things

Special things

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edna M. Tipiloura
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'Bundjungu', bark painting, native plant species

'Bundjungu', 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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Play booklet for the play 'Sleeping Beauty in the Wood, or Harlequin and the Magic Horn'

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Everitt and George Family collection
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Booklets
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Refreshments

Refreshments

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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'Opossum tree story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1966

'Opossum tree story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1966

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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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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Box for Masonic jewel

Box for Masonic jewel

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Jewellery boxes
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Mr A V. Davis
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Aboriginal breastplate for Geroone, Chief of Unanderra

Aboriginal breastplate for Geroone, Chief of Unanderra

Harry Ziegler collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Unanderra, New South Wales, Australia
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Harry Ziegler
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1962
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The

The "EMDEN" after the "SYDNEY" had hit her the first time

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lorry load of rabbits, Braidwood, NSW photographed by Paul C. Nomchong

Lorry load of rabbits, Braidwood, NSW photographed by Paul C...

Rabbits in Australia collection no. 4
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, from Potts Point

Sydney Harbour, from Potts Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Xyris Gracilis

Xyris Gracilis

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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1873
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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The Crocodile, Tungarapia and the Wallaby, Ubraitja

The Crocodile, Tungarapia and the Wallaby, Ubraitja

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yalioura
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1948
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Narrow wooden parrying shield

Narrow wooden parrying shield

Kilborn - Goojung Station collection
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Shields
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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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Small, clear glass juicer with rectangular holes

Small, clear glass juicer with rectangular holes

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Juicers
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Letter to the National Retail Merchants Association declining the Association's invitation to an Awards Luncheon

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Business letters
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New York, United States of America
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J A. Colman
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1964
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Hand-pumped dentist's spittoon used by Lilija Kokle

Hand-pumped dentist's spittoon used by Lilija Kokle

John Jankaus collection
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Spittoons
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Ventspils, Latvia
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Mrs Lilija Kokle
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1924
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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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1966
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Osmond Creek (Dadah aw Ning), Texas Downs

Osmond Creek (Dadah aw Ning), Texas Downs

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Prints
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Queenie M. Nakarra
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1996
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Offer of Engagement for Enid Glover to play the piano accordion on an Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC) programme, Monday 24th August, 1953

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Contracts
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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1953
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Handwritten note by Marge Tait

Handwritten note by Marge Tait

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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1952
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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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Album containing 12 gramophone records compiled by Herbert Browne

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Herbert Browne collection
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Audio records
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Invitation 'To meet visiting members of the Empire Parliamentary Association of the United Kingdom and Canada', 1944

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Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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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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Wet Season Dry Season.

Wet Season Dry Season.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Killian Kerinaiua
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Green A-line evening dress

Green A-line evening dress

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Evening dresses
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Postcard featuring a tram

Postcard featuring a tram

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lasiopetalum Baueri

Lasiopetalum Baueri

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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1876
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Early farm buildings including the mill at Springfield

Early farm buildings including the mill at Springfield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Bifold brass plate for punching braille

Bifold brass plate for punching braille

Dulcie May Magnus collection
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Braillers
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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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Mario J. Munkara
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Bark painting 'Two Mimi Spirits (males) dancing' by Paddy Compass Namatbara, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy C. Namatbara
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1963
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Postcard featuring the St Kilda Esplanade

Postcard featuring the St Kilda Esplanade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Jessie and Phyllis Harris standing on gravel path in a garden setting

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Untittled, square, batik silk scarf in blue, green and gold colours, by Nyukana Baker

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Wooden contact printing frame

Wooden contact printing frame

Turner Family collection
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Contact printing frames
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Bathurst City Croquet Club

Bathurst City Croquet Club

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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