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Unused postcard depicting Birchenough Bridge, Rhodesia

Unused postcard depicting Birchenough Bridge, Rhodesia

Thompson Family collection
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Letter written by Edna Thompson requesting transfer to Military Hospital, 1944

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Thompson Family collection
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Edna M. Thompson
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1944
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Souvenir card Blowering Dam - Ceremony to mark the first release of water for irrigation

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Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Blowering Dam, New South Wales, Australia
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Water Conservation & Irrigation Commission
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1968
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Letter of congratulations from Judy to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Photograph of Edna Thompson in uniform, 1942

Photograph of Edna Thompson in uniform, 1942

Thompson Family collection
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Edna M. Thompson
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1942
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Two women (Edna Thompson on right) walking along a pavement.

Two women (Edna Thompson on right) walking along a pavement.

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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How to make good pictures

How to make good pictures

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Instruction books
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Hand operated meat mincer

Hand operated meat mincer

Thompson Family collection
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Pair of wooden skis made from hand-cut mountain ash, with leather bindings

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Donald Maclurcan collection no. 2
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Skis
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Kiandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey Yen
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1860
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Financial ledger April 1925 to March 1942.

Financial ledger April 1925 to March 1942.

Thompson Family collection
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Notebooks
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Pair of unmatched overmittens

Pair of unmatched overmittens

Jessie Luckman collection
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Letter of congratulations from David to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Small white enamel cup with blue rim and no handle

Small white enamel cup with blue rim and no handle

Thompson Family collection
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Booklet titled 'Pacific Highway Northern Suburbs Sydney to Newcastle'

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Thompson Family collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Prahran Technical School badge worn by Edna Thompson

Prahran Technical School badge worn by Edna Thompson

Thompson Family collection
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School badges
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Edna M. Thompson
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Letter of congratulations from Joyce to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal

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Thompson Family collection
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Edna M. Thompson
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Travel brochure for 'South African Railways. The Blue Train. Pretoria-Cape Town'

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Thompson Family collection
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Cape Town, South Africa
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Souvenir of the ceremony to mark the first release of water from Blowering Dam

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Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Envelopes
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Blowering Dam, New South Wales, Australia
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Water Conservation & Irrigation Commission
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1968
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Letter of congratulations to Edna Thompson on receiving a British Empire Medal

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Barnett & Jaffe Baja photographic slide case set

Barnett & Jaffe Baja photographic slide case set

Thompson Family collection
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Cases
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Armed forces duffle bag - NFX 76441 Thompson E.M. A.A.M.W.S

Armed forces duffle bag - NFX 76441 Thompson E.M. A.A.M.W.S

Thompson Family collection
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Carry bags
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Edna M. Thompson
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The Snowy river at Jindabyne

The Snowy river at Jindabyne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Jindabyne, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Guthega Power Station

Guthega Power Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Guthega, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Thomas, Pat and Mable in front of a house - 40 Elimatta St in Reid

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Thompson Family collection
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Reid, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tweezers

Tweezers

Thompson Family collection
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Instructions for playing Contract Bridge

Instructions for playing Contract Bridge

Thompson Family collection
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Instructional documents
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Commemorative bronze topographic model of the Snowy Mountains Hydro Electric Scheme, presented to Ben Chifley at the scheme's inauguration

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Snowy Scheme Model collection
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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1949
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Pair of surgical forceps

Pair of surgical forceps

Thompson Family collection
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Travel brochure titled 'The Cape South-Western Districts A Map For Visitors'

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Thompson Family collection
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Unused postcard depicting the S.S. Liemba on Lake Tanganyika, Rhodesia

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Thompson Family collection
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Zimbabwe
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Photograph 'from slopes of Black Mt across lake to Yarralumla Nursery headland, 1971'

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Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Black Mountain, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Aust...
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1971
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Letter of congratulations from Ralph Harry to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Frank Proust and others en route to Southern Cloud crash site

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Frank Proust collection
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Photographs
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Alan Kemp
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1958
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Carpenter's boxwood and brass folding rule

Carpenter's boxwood and brass folding rule

George and Mary Weir collection
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Folding rules
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England
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John Rabone & Son
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1949
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Sharpe Street, Cooma

Sharpe Street, Cooma

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian War Memorial

Australian War Memorial

Thompson Family collection
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Books
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Booklet titled 'Canberra Street Names and their Origins'

Booklet titled 'Canberra Street Names and their Origins'

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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A pair of high-heeled leather evening sandals

A pair of high-heeled leather evening sandals

Thompson Family collection
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Sandals
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Photograph of 'Spring Bank Island from slopes Black Mt, 1971'

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Thompson Family collection
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Spring Bank Island, Lake Burley Griffin, Acton, Canberra, Australia...
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1971
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Book ttiled 'Women in Interesting Occupations Coffs Harbour and District 1983' written by Patricia Degens

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Thompson Family collection
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Patricia A. Degens
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1983
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Sharpening steel

Sharpening steel

Thompson Family collection
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Two letters, one from the Official Secretary to the Governor General informing Edna Thompson of postponement of her B.E.M. investiture, the other an acknowledgement of the change of date

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Thompson Family collection
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Two women and a small child sitting on the rocks near the sea with a lighthouse in the distance and hills on the horizon

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Thompson Family collection
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Small black doll with moving limbs

Small black doll with moving limbs

Thompson Family collection
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Black dolls
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Large gathering of men and women in formal attire - Australia Day 26.1.52  18 Clifton Karachi

Large gathering of men and women in formal attire - Australi...

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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1952
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Letter of congratulations to Edna Thompson for receiving her British Empire Medal

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Thompson Family collection
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Edna M. Thompson
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Hardback notebook with a green cover belonging to Enid Thompson.

Hardback notebook with a green cover belonging to Enid Thomp...

Thompson Family collection
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Works of the first stage of the Snowy-Murray development

Works of the first stage of the Snowy-Murray development

David Kaus collection no. 3
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Pamphlets
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Card congratulating Edna Thompson on receiving a British Empire Medal

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Thompson Family collection
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Edna M. Thompson
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Companion brand blowtorch

Companion brand blowtorch

George and Mary Weir collection
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Blowtorches
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Sweden
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Max Sievert AB
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1949
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Letter from John Wessel providing a character reference for Mrs Edna Thompson, 1976

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Thompson Family collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Edna M. Thompson
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1976
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Tablemat made from a square bright green painted wooden board

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Thompson Family collection
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Tablemats
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Letter of congratulations from Paul Wright to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Frank Proust slips en route to Southern Cloud crash site

Frank Proust slips en route to Southern Cloud crash site

Frank Proust collection
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Photographs
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Alan Kemp
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1958
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Newsletter titled 'Bicentennial News - Newsletter of Coffs Harbour'

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Thompson Family collection
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Patricia A. Degens
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Letter of congratulations from Philip Flood to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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1977
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White enamel kidney dish

White enamel kidney dish

Thompson Family collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Carpenter's saw

Carpenter's saw

George and Mary Weir collection
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Woodworking saws
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Sheffield, England
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James Brothers & Co
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1949
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Travel brochure titled 'South Africa's Transvaal'

Travel brochure titled 'South Africa's Transvaal'

Thompson Family collection
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South Africa, Africa
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NRMA Map of the City of Sydney

NRMA Map of the City of Sydney

Thompson Family collection
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