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Newspaper article by John Close, titled Captain John King Davis, 1929

Newspaper article by John Close, titled Captain John King Da...

John Collinson Close collection
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Emperor penquin rookery at commencement of Great Barrier

Emperor penquin rookery at commencement of Great Barrier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Harnessing in dogs and preparing to start - Captain's sledge party

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Leather bound brass telescope, used by John Close

Leather bound brass telescope, used by John Close

John Collinson Close collection
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Pair of unmatched overmittens

Pair of unmatched overmittens

Jessie Luckman collection
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Two page letter from John Close to Alice Close, 1911

Two page letter from John Close to Alice Close, 1911

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1911
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Cartoon titled 'Royal Macquarie Hospital'

Cartoon titled 'Royal Macquarie Hospital'

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Cartoons
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Macquarie Island, Tasmania, Australia
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George Kasasayas
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1955
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Letter of

Letter of "proclamation read and flag planted on McRobertson...

Sir Douglas Mawson collection
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Discovery alongside the Barrier

Discovery alongside the Barrier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manual for ski babies by Fritz Heinrich

Manual for ski babies by Fritz Heinrich

Jessie Luckman collection
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Start of the southern depot party

Start of the southern depot party

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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'NUCLEAR WEAPON FREE ZONE ANTARCTICA 1961'

'NUCLEAR WEAPON FREE ZONE ANTARCTICA 1961'

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Antarctic Nuclear Weapons Free Zone Treaty
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1961
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W.A.V.E. - newsletter of Polly Woodside Volunteers Association, no.48 Sept 1989

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Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1989
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Anodised red aluminium ashtray set into an elephant seal skull

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Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Macquarie Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1955
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Bum bag

Bum bag

Jessie Luckman collection
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Canister made from food tins

Canister made from food tins

Sir Douglas Mawson collection
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Hungarian popular science magazine - Termeszettudomanyi Kozlony

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Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Icepick used on 1911-1913 Australian Antarctic Expedition

Icepick used on 1911-1913 Australian Antarctic Expedition

George and Robert Dovers collection
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George H. Dovers
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Head of Sea Leopard, side view

Head of Sea Leopard, side view

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dog-sled runners

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George and Robert Dovers collection
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George H. Dovers
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Wooden skis

Wooden skis

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Robert G. Dovers
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1951
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Wooden skis with metal and leather bindings

Jessie Luckman collection
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Dog-sled runners

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George and Robert Dovers collection
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George H. Dovers
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Canvas bag addressed to Mrs J.H. Close, containing two rock samples

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John Collinson Close collection
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Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions Club dark...

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Cape Grim Air Archive bottle 2

Cape Grim Air Archive bottle 2

CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere collection
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Newspaper article titled Ice-Pack To Coral Sea, by John Close, 1923

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John Collinson Close collection
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Sleeping bag

Jessie Luckman collection
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Three page newspaper article titled Frank Hurley in the Antarctic, by John Close, 1919

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John Collinson Close collection
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1900
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Wandering Elephant Seal

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Magazine clippings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1964
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Homemade wooden skis

Jessie Luckman collection
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Blue canvas hooded jacket

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Brown leather boot with leather laces

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Handmade green hooded jacket

Jessie Luckman collection
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Pair of ski skins

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'Cheese grater' and cover designed by David Etheridge

'Cheese grater' and cover designed by David Etheridge

CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere collection
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David Etheridge
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1987
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Cape Grim Air Archive bottle 1

Cape Grim Air Archive bottle 1

CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere collection
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Gas cylinders
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Antarctica
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1970
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Wooden skis

Wooden skis

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Robert G. Dovers
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1951
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'Gas trap' 2 designed by David Etheridge

'Gas trap' 2 designed by David Etheridge

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Red lacquered telescope case, used by John Close

Red lacquered telescope case, used by John Close

John Collinson Close collection
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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Antarctic stone fragments collected by David Etheridge

Antarctic stone fragments collected by David Etheridge

CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere collection
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Dog-sled runners

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George and Robert Dovers collection
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George H. Dovers
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'Gas trap' 1 designed by David Etheridge

'Gas trap' 1 designed by David Etheridge

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