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140, Horse Ferry, Sydney

140, Horse Ferry, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Invitations
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1938
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Government House - Melbourne

Government House - Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1908
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Australian cricketer Anne Palmer and M. Taylor, English fast bowler, both dressed in overcoats and standing in parkland

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Lorna Smith collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd
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1934
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Invitation to the opening of the Parliament of the Commonwealth by his Royal Highness the Duke 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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Canister made from food tins

Canister made from food tins

Sir Douglas Mawson collection
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Canisters
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Antarctica
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Sir Douglas Mawson
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1931
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Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sam Kirby
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Pearl necklace given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

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Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Necklaces
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Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1826
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Loose page of glassine

Loose page of glassine

Dods Violin and Viola collection
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Pages
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William W. Dods
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1920
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If it's good enough for New York, it's good enough for Victoria

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Dr Di Bretherton collection
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T-shirts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1984
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Plaster cast of bust of Oliver Nilsen, former radio broadcaster, electrical engineer, and Lord Mayor of Melbourne by Edmund Joel Dicks

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Edmund Dicks collection
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Busts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edmund J. Dicks
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1941
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Commonwealth Celebrations given by the Government of Victoria at the Exhibition Building, 7 May 1901

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 18
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1901
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Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1876

Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1876

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Folders
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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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Bauera rubioides

Bauera rubioides

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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Seal Bay - part of a pressed up ice ridge

Seal Bay - part of a pressed up ice ridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gown designed by Maticevski and worn by Jessica Mauboy at Eurovision 2014

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Maticevski Eurovision Gown collection
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Clothing
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Toni Maticevski
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2014
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Cartoon of Paul Keating drawn in the shape of a map of Australia

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Mark Knight collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Mark Knight
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1992
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Greeting card with colour photo of peace mural on front

Greeting card with colour photo of peace mural on front

Ruth Crow collection
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Greeting cards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rowprint Services (Vic) Pty Ltd
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1982
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Thysanotus Patersoni

Thysanotus Patersoni

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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A.C.A.A. 1935 Australian amateur ten mile track cycling championship medal for second place won by Reg Goodwin

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Reg Goodwin collection
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Medals
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reginald A. Goodwin
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1935
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Composing stick

Composing stick

Les Robertson collection
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Printing accessories
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Veronica Notabilis

Veronica Notabilis

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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Black leather ski boots

Black leather ski boots

Jessie Luckman collection
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Ski boots
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Booklet produced by the Australian Labor Party for the 1949 election campaign

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 2
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Booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Labor Party
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1949
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Eureka Stockade, Ballarat

Eureka Stockade, Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Flags

Flags

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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Portable geiger counter and ratemeter

Portable geiger counter and ratemeter

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geiger counters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Austronic Engineering Laboratories Pty Ltd
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Burke's Backyard

Burke's Backyard

Mark Knight collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Mark Knight
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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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Bourke Street, Melbourne

Bourke Street, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Seal-marking experiment at Macquarie Island

Seal-marking experiment at Macquarie Island

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Magazine clippings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1964
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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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Photograph of Harry Hawker and his Sopwith aircraft at Caulfield Racecourse 1914

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Harry G. Hawker
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1914
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Along Lake Wendouree, Ballarat

Along Lake Wendouree, Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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Joliot-Curie Silver Peace Medal awarded to Australian Bill Morrow in 1959

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Bill Morrow collection
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Medals
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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World Peace Council
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1959
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Melaleuca ericifloia

Melaleuca ericifloia

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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Water-lillies, Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Water-lillies, Botanical Gardens, 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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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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Queen's Bridge Melbourne

Queen's Bridge Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Tin of beef dripping sent to the Lawton family in Uxbridge, London, in a Red Cross parcel from Hobart in 1942

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French-Lawton collection
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Canned foods
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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The Austral Canning Co Pty Ltd
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1940
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Photographic postcard of the Melbourne Olympic Swimming Pool, 1956

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1956
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Tillaea intricata

Tillaea intricata

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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Silver coloured metal ice cream cup with CPRR engraved in the front

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Cups
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Stokes
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1988
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Dr Csordas on Macquarie Island

Dr Csordas on Macquarie Island

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Photographs
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Macquarie Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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Photograph of various Byelorussian handicrafts on display

Photograph of various Byelorussian handicrafts on display

Wiera Szejpak collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1977
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Program for Victorian Women's Cricket Association Farewell Dinner,1937

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Lorna Smith collection
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Programs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Elsie Deane
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1937
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Mitchell River, Bairnsdale, Victoria

Mitchell River, Bairnsdale, Victoria

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Atlas Press Pty Ltd
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1920
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Lorna Kettels and Barbara Peden, bats in hand, walking off the MCG during a break in play

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Lorna Smith collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd
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1934
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Homeopathic Hospital, Melbourne.

Homeopathic Hospital, Melbourne.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Note paper from Felton, Grimwade & Co., Melbourne

Note paper from Felton, Grimwade & Co., Melbourne

Dods Violin and Viola collection
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Documents
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William W. Dods
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1920
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We opened New Parliament House with Prayer, National Gathering Canberra, May '88

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National Gathering of Christians collection
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Commemorative badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Patrick Brothers Melbourne
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1988
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YOU'RE STRAINING YOUR LINKS WITH INDONESIA

YOU'RE STRAINING YOUR LINKS WITH INDONESIA

Les Tanner collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Les Tanner
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1992
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Grevillea alpina

Grevillea alpina

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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Limosella Curdieana

Limosella Curdieana

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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Leptorrhyncus Tenuifolius

Leptorrhyncus Tenuifolius

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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Poster advertising a boxing match between Graeme Brooke and Juan, 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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Boxing match advertising poster between Tony Mundine and Maile Haumona

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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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Lionel Rose
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1977
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Colour caricature of Australian Rules Football player, Bernie Quinlan, wearing his Fitzroy Football Club guernsey

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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Timber box with L ROBERTSON L ROBE on lid

Timber box with L ROBERTSON L ROBE on lid

Les Robertson collection
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Boxes
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Drosera auriculata

Drosera auriculata

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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1876
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