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Woven fibre pubic cover.

Woven fibre pubic cover.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Personal adornments
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Adhesive label that bears the XVIth Olympiad logo

Adhesive label that bears the XVIth Olympiad logo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Labels
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Mrs William Cumming, by Johnstone O'Shannessy of Melbourne

Mrs William Cumming, by Johnstone O'Shannessy of Melbourne

Jane Webster collection
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Cartes-de-visite
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
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1869
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Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Francis Birtles' Bean 14 car, which he named 'The Sundowner'

Francis Birtles' Bean 14 car, which he named 'The Sundowner'

Francis Birtles collection
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Motor cars
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Bean Car Company
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1925
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Painting of kangaroo with green background and splattered white paint, by Wendy Berick, 1992

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Wendy Berick
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1992
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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HEATHCOTE.-(North End)

HEATHCOTE.-(North End)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Autographed poster titled 'Survival 2001 - A Celebration of Indigenous Culture and a Tribute to Charlie Perkins'

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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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2001
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The Sun Special Royal Tour Issue, 1954

The Sun Special Royal Tour Issue, 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Magazines
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne Sun News Pictorial
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1954
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Preamble

Preamble

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1999
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Black and white caricature of Australian cricketer Alan Border

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John Rogers collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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1986
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Election in the Air

Election in the Air

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1998
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Homeopathic Hospital, Melbourne.

Homeopathic Hospital, Melbourne.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Last season of the East Melbourne Cricket ground, 1921

Last season of the East Melbourne Cricket ground, 1921

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Drawing of an F hole for a violin

Drawing of an F hole for a violin

Dods Violin and Viola collection
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Drawings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William W. Dods
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1920
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Embroidery sampler

Embroidery sampler

Rose Pellet Sampler collection
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Textile samplers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Rose A. Pellet
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1847
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Prince's Bridge, Melbourne

Prince's Bridge, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Saxony, England
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1943
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Poster titled 'Australian Nuclear Disarmament Conference...'

Poster titled 'Australian Nuclear Disarmament Conference...'

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Highway map Sydney - Melbourne - Adelaide

Highway map Sydney - Melbourne - Adelaide

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Road maps
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Invitation to Returning Officer for Williamstown, Mr F.H. Bolton and Lady to the opening of Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, to meet their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York.

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 8
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Invitations
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1901
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Poster advertising Wool Week, 1934

Poster advertising Wool Week, 1934

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 5
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Event posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Keith Howe
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1934
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Ricinocarpus pinifolius

Ricinocarpus pinifolius

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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Royal Melbourne Show Third Prize certificate awarded to MISS E. ROACH, Exhibit THE VICTOREE FOOD PRODUCTS, LADIES RIDING COMP. OVER FENCES, Class 239 No. 3880

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Colledge Family collection
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1949
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Statice Taxanthema

Statice Taxanthema

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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Volume 1, 1873-6, 'Educational collections of Australian plants

Volume 1, 1873-6, 'Educational collections of Australian pla...

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Books
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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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IXL (Henry Jones) amethyst glass jam jar

IXL (Henry Jones) amethyst glass jam jar

Anne Girard collection
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Jars
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Australian Jam Co
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1900
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Lorelle Sample's domestic science notebook from University of Melbourne

Lorelle Sample's domestic science notebook from University o...

Lorelle Moore collection
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Notebooks
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Lorelle Moore
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1931
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Postcard depicting an image of Mr. W.J. Ogle, General Manager of the Bohemian Dramatic Company

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting of spirit figure, by Wendy Berick, 1992

Painting of spirit figure, by Wendy Berick, 1992

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Wendy Berick
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1992
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Cartoon depicting various contemporary events

Cartoon depicting various contemporary events

Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1981
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Collins Street, Melbourne, Vic

Collins Street, 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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Federal Parliament House, Melbourne

Federal Parliament House, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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1914
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Stipa Semibarbata

Stipa Semibarbata

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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Memento of Opening of the First Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, by the Duke of Cornwall & York at Melbourne May 1901

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Royal Visit 1901 collection
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Commemorative books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Osboldstone & Atkins
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1901
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The Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne, Vic

The 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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1956 Olympic Games souvenir badge of the Russian Combined Sports Association

1956 Olympic Games souvenir badge of the Russian Combined Sp...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Commemorative badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1956
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Trichomanes Venosum

Trichomanes Venosum

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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Invitation from the Government of Victoria to Mr Bolton and Lady to attend the Royal Review at Flemington on 10 May 1901

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 8
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Invitations
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1901
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Bourke St. Melbourne

Bourke St. Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Eddie, Steve and Agro

Eddie, Steve and Agro

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Andrew Weldon
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1997
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'Grasshopper bindings' metal plate

'Grasshopper bindings' metal plate

Jessie Luckman collection
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Sports equipment
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Union Jack 'Empire Day 1950' flag

Union Jack 'Empire Day 1950' flag

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Cards
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Victoria, Australia
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The Empire Day Movement
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1950
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1934 Melbourne Cup won by Peter Pan

1934 Melbourne Cup won by Peter Pan

Ritchie Family collection
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Trophies
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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James W Steeth & Son
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1934
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Helipterum Dimorpholepis

Helipterum Dimorpholepis

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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Information for Pasengers from Commonwealth and Aberdeen Line

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Amy Hudson collection
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Booklets
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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HJR & L
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1935
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Aphanopetalum resinosum

Aphanopetalum resinosum

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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Aircraft model of a Lockheed P38 Lightning, U.S.A.F., made in 1943 by Sheila Ferguson, WAAAF

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Sheila Van Emden collection
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Models
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Sheila C. Van Emden
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1943
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Vest Pocket Manual of Printing

Vest Pocket Manual of Printing

Les Robertson collection
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Technical manuals
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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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The Inland Printer Co
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1920
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EPNS soup tureen with a stand and a handle, engraved with

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Tureens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Stokes & Sons
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1988
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Poster advertising a boxing match between Graeme Brooke and Rex Cannon, Melbourne Town Hall

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 17
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Advertising posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Graeme Brooke
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1970
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Ink bottle

Ink bottle

Les Robertson collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Balaklava, Australia Day 1918

Balaklava, Australia Day 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Metal rule

Metal rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Notes on violin making

Notes on violin making

Dods Violin and Viola collection
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Notes
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William W. Dods
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1920
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Acacia longifolia

Acacia longifolia

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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Crosbie Morrison Annual Lecture Plaque to Professor D J Mulvaney

Crosbie Morrison Annual Lecture Plaque to Professor D J Mulv...

D J Mulvaney collection
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Plaques
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Museum Victoria
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1993
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Dogwatch

Dogwatch

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1989
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A wik is a long time in politics

A wik is a long time in politics

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1997
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Pimelea phylicoides

Pimelea phylicoides

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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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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