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Snowy Mountains Authority, Cabramurra

Snowy Mountains Authority, Cabramurra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cabramurra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1950
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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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Start for Ski Championship, Snowy Mountains

Start for Ski Championship, Snowy Mountains

Peter Elder collection no. 2
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Photographic postcards
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Official Opening of Tumut 3 Power Station

Official Opening of Tumut 3 Power Station

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Promotional material
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority
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1972
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Souvenir tea towel of the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme

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Bridge Family collection no. 1
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Tea-towels
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Summit
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White skivvy printed with 'Vote 1 and go with Grassby for Riverina'

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Al Grassby collection
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Skivvies
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Bonds
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1969
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Pamphlet 'Defeat the British Crown's Green Fascist Dictatorship', Griffith, 15 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Pamphlets
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2011
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Ice Effects. Snowy Mts.

Ice Effects. Snowy Mts.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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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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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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Models
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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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Protest placard '100% Off', Griffith, 15 December 2011

Protest placard '100% Off', Griffith, 15 December 2011

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Griffith Business Chamber
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2011
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Carpenter's plane

Carpenter's plane

George and Mary Weir collection
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Planes
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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D Malloch & Son
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1949
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Blowering Dam

Blowering Dam

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Programs
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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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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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World Tunnel Record Holder medallion awarded to A S Novikov 1956

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Snowy Scheme Tunnelling Medal collection
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Medals
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Australia
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1956
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Bum bag

Bum bag

Jessie Luckman collection
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Belt pouches
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Gelignite box

Gelignite box

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Boxes
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Glasgow, Scotland
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Nobels Explosive Company Limited
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Protest placard 'Sold Out!', Griffith, 15 December 2011

Protest placard 'Sold Out!', Griffith, 15 December 2011

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Griffith Business Chamber
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2011
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Programme for the Official Opening of the Murray 1 Project

Programme for the Official Opening of the Murray 1 Project

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Programs
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Khancoban, New South Wales, Australia
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Snowy Mountains Authority
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1967
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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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'Grasshopper bindings' metal plate

'Grasshopper bindings' metal plate

Jessie Luckman collection
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Sports equipment
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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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Manuals
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Protest poster 'Prices Slashed', 15 December 2011

Protest poster 'Prices Slashed', 15 December 2011

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Posters
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Griffith Business Chamber
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2011
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Visit to the Snowy Mountains Scheme by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, 1963 [Part 1]

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Snowy Scheme - Keith Montague collection
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Booklets
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Snowy Mountains Authority
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1963
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Auger bit

Auger bit

George and Mary Weir collection
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Augers
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Redhead, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George F. Weir
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1949
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Visit to the Snowy Mountains Scheme by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, 1963 [Part 2]

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Snowy Scheme - Keith Montague collection
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Booklets
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Snowy Mountains Authority
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1963
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Metal and wood carpenter's brace

Metal and wood carpenter's brace

George and Mary Weir collection
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Woodworking braces
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Sheffield, England
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J A Chapman Ltd
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1949
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Protest placard of 'Our Future is Here Not in the City', Griffith, 15 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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2011
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Blowering Dam

Blowering Dam

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Promotional material
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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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Northumberland Bakers' Gazette, 1966

Northumberland Bakers' Gazette, 1966

ET Fealy collection
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Magazines
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Guthega, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1966
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Auger bit

Auger bit

George and Mary Weir collection
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Augers
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Redhead, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George F. Weir
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1949
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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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Protest placard 'Basin Plan, Bites the hand that feeds us!', Griffith, 15 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2011
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First We Head Down

First We Head Down

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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2005
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Frank Proust with tachometer plate

Frank Proust with tachometer plate

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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Official Opening of Tumut 3 Project, marking completion of works on the Snowy Mountains Scheme, 1972

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Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Programs
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority
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1972
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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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Protest placard 'Closing Down, Ruined by the Basin Plan', Griffith, 15 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Griffith Business Chamber
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2011
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Auger bit

Auger bit

George and Mary Weir collection
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Augers
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Redhead, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George F. Weir
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1949
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Welcome to the Snowy Mountains Scheme

Welcome to the Snowy Mountains Scheme

David Kaus collection no. 3
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Pamphlets
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Protest poster 'Jam the Plan!', Griffith, 14 October 2010

Protest poster 'Jam the Plan!', Griffith, 14 October 2010

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Posters
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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Wooden pack saddle consisting of an A-shaped timber frame with items attached by wire, chains and straps

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John Swain collection
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Saddles
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles Carter
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1933
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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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Water rat skin cape made from over 50 pelts

Water rat skin cape made from over 50 pelts

Hinchley Family collection
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Evening capes
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Schultz Tannery
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1940
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Paddy Pallin brand canvas 'A' frame backpack

Paddy Pallin brand canvas 'A' frame backpack

Jessie Luckman collection
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Backpacks
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Snowy Mountains

Snowy Mountains

Bridge Family collection no. 1
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Pennants
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Screencraft
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1950
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Tumut 3 Project Official Opening Ceremony

Tumut 3 Project Official Opening Ceremony

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Pamphlets
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority
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1972
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Protest poster 'This is about Community', Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Posters
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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Christmas card for 1967, produced by Al Grassby and his family

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Al Grassby collection
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Christmas cards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Al J. Grassby
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1967
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Frank Proust at crash site of Southern Cloud

Frank Proust at crash site of Southern Cloud

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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Paddy Pallin brand canvas 'A' frame backpack

Paddy Pallin brand canvas 'A' frame backpack

Jessie Luckman collection
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Backpacks
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OFFICIAL OPENING TUMUT 3 PROJECT LUNCH DINING ROOM A

OFFICIAL OPENING TUMUT 3 PROJECT LUNCH DINING ROOM A

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Instructional documents
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority
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1972
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Protest poster 'Stop the plan and save our Sports Clubs', Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Posters
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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The Snowy Mountains from 'King's Cross'

The Snowy Mountains from 'King's Cross'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden skis

Wooden skis

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Skis
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Antarctica
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Robert G. Dovers
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1951
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Entree card for the Official Opening of Tumut 2 Project

Entree card for the Official Opening of Tumut 2 Project

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Cards
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority
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1962
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Official Opening Ceremony of Tumut II Project

Official Opening Ceremony of Tumut II Project

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Invitations
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Tumut, New South Wales, Australia
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1962
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Protest leaflet 'Don't let Tony

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Pamphlets
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2011
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Guthega Power Station

Guthega Power Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Guthega, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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