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Pair of hand knitted woollen mittens

Pair of hand knitted woollen mittens

Jessie Luckman collection
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Wooden skis

Wooden skis

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Robert G. Dovers
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Pocket compass in case, used by John Close

Pocket compass in case, used by John Close

John Collinson Close collection
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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CSIRO Wildlife Research: Studies on the Southern Elephant Seal.

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Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Macquarie Island, Tasmania, Australia
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R Carrick
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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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Registered envelope addressed to J H Collinson Close, Mosman, NSW

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John Collinson Close collection
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Five loose pages of diary with entries by John Close, 1912

Five loose pages of diary with entries by John Close, 1912

John Collinson Close collection
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Part of a pressed up ice ridge, Seal Bay

Part of a pressed up ice ridge, Seal Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Letter of

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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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Budapest, Hungary
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1964
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Bryant and May 'Wax Vestas' match box, used by John Close to store Morse Code

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John Collinson Close collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Breeding of the Fur Seal, Arctocephalus forsteri Lesson, at Macquarie Island

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Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1958
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Farthest South, Keen's Mustard

Farthest South, Keen's Mustard

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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Discovery alongside the Barrier

Discovery alongside the Barrier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Congenital Penis Malformation in Southern Elephant Seals

Congenital Penis Malformation in Southern Elephant Seals

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Magazine clippings
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United States of America
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1966
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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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The History of Fur Seals on Macquarie Island

The History of Fur Seals on Macquarie Island

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Magazine clippings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1963
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Pair of unmatched overmittens

Pair of unmatched overmittens

Jessie Luckman collection
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Hungarian popular science magazine - Termeszettudomanyi Kozlony

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Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Budapest, Hungary
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Wooden skis

Wooden skis

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Pair of handmade wooden skis made by Fritz Weselman

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Kiandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Brown leather boot with leather laces

Jessie Luckman collection
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Bum bag

Elaine Allen collection
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Wandering Elephant Seal

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Cross country skis

Elaine Allen collection
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Sleeping bag

Jessie Luckman collection
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Wooden skis with metal and leather bindings

Jessie Luckman collection
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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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Dog-sled runners

Dog-sled runners

George and Robert Dovers collection
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George H. Dovers
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Handmade green hooded jacket

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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Cape Grim Air Archive bottle 2

Cape Grim Air Archive bottle 2

CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere collection
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Blue canvas hooded jacket

Jessie Luckman collection
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'Gas trap' 2 designed by David Etheridge

'Gas trap' 2 designed by David Etheridge

CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere collection
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Antarctica
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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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Pair of heavy timber skis with pointed tips and metal edges

Fiona Reynolds collection
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Bum bag

Elaine Allen collection
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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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1987
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Dark timber skis with metal edges and pointed tips

Fiona Reynolds collection
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Dog-sled runners

Dog-sled runners

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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'Gas trap' 1 designed by David Etheridge

'Gas trap' 1 designed by David Etheridge

CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere collection
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David Etheridge
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1987
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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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Pair of ski skins

Jessie Luckman collection
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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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Dog-sled runners

Dog-sled runners

George and Robert Dovers collection
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George H. Dovers
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Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions Club dark...

Dr Stefan Csordas 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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Homemade wooden skis

Jessie Luckman collection
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