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Multi-colour fluorescent backpack

Multi-colour fluorescent backpack

Tandanya collection no. 3
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Backpacks
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Skiers Handbook

Skiers Handbook

Jessie Luckman collection
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Handbooks
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Canvas backpack used by Geoffrey Yen

Canvas backpack used by Geoffrey Yen

C J Yen Family collection
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Backpacks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Paddy Pallin Pty Ltd
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1940
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Paddy Pallin brand frameless canvas backpack

Paddy Pallin brand frameless canvas backpack

Fiona MacDonald Brand collection
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Backpacks
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Canvas backpack with a metal 'A' frame support

Canvas backpack with a metal 'A' frame support

Fiona Reynolds collection
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Backpacks
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Ski Illustrated; America's foremost skiing magazine, January 1943

Ski Illustrated; America's foremost skiing magazine, January...

Jessie Luckman collection
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Magazines
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1943
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Margret Doring collection
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Backpacks
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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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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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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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Akubra brand hatbox

Akubra brand hatbox

C J Yen Family collection
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Hatboxes
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Old Adaminaby, New South Wales, Australia
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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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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Pair of cane ski stocks

Pair of cane ski stocks

Jessie Luckman collection
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Sports equipment
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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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Paddy Pallin brand green canvas frameless backpack

Paddy Pallin brand green canvas frameless backpack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Pair of cane ski stocks

Pair of cane ski stocks

Jessie Luckman collection
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Sports equipment
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Senator Natasha Stott-Despoja's leather backpack

Senator Natasha Stott-Despoja's leather backpack

Natasha Stott Despoja collection
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Backpacks
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Senator Natasha J. Stott-Despoja
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Paddy Pallin brand lightweight canvas backpack

Paddy Pallin brand lightweight canvas backpack

Rae Page collection
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Backpacks
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Pair of wooden skis made from hand-cut mountain ash, with leather bindings

Pair of wooden skis made from hand-cut mountain ash, with le...

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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Milo Dunphy's khaki and orange canvas frameless backpack

Milo Dunphy's khaki and orange canvas frameless backpack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Backpacks
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Bum bag

Bum bag

Jessie Luckman collection
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Belt pouches
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Backpacks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1932
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Backpacks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1912
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Paddy Pallin brand Khaki canvas backpack associated with Milo Dunphy

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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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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Pair of unmatched overmittens

Pair of unmatched overmittens

Jessie Luckman collection
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Mittens
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Child's skis

Child's skis

Margret Doring collection
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Skis
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Pair of hand knitted woollen mittens

Pair of hand knitted woollen mittens

Jessie Luckman collection
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Wooden gold panning sieve with 'F H YEN' painted on outside

Wooden gold panning sieve with 'F H YEN' painted on outside

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Goldmining equipment
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Old Adaminaby, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Backpacks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1922
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Backpacks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr F A. Pallin
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1930
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Khaki canvas webbing backpack

Khaki canvas webbing backpack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Backpacks
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Iron lacework verandah bracket

Iron lacework verandah bracket

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Brackets
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Old Adaminaby, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Iron lacework balustrading

Iron lacework balustrading

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Balustrade panels
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Old Adaminaby, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Senator Natasha Stott-Despoja's leather backpack

Natasha Stott Despoja collection
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Backpacks
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Senator Natasha J. Stott-Despoja
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Dot Butler's backpack

Dot Butler's backpack

Dot Butler collection no. 1
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Backpacks
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Leather sole component of a shoe

Leather sole component of a shoe

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Shoes
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Old Adaminaby, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Cross country skis

Elaine Allen collection
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Skis
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Homemade wooden skis

Jessie Luckman collection
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Skis
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Fragment of an iron lacework verandah bracket

Fragment of an iron lacework verandah bracket

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Brackets
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Old Adaminaby, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Brown leather boot with leather laces

Jessie Luckman collection
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Boots
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Bolt of 'Grey Sheeting' fabric

Bolt of 'Grey Sheeting' fabric

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Household textiles
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England, Great Britain
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Roll of two shilling tickets

Roll of two shilling tickets

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Tickets
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Old Adaminaby, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Length of cream cotton lace

Length of cream cotton lace

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Lace lengths
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Old Adaminaby, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Kayen Lamp double mantle wick

Kayen Lamp double mantle wick

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Lamp components
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Old Adaminaby, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Bottle of liquid deodorant

Bottle of liquid deodorant

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Deodorants
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Pair of beige coloured ladies gloves with machine embroidered floral scalloped cuffs

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C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Gloves
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Old Adaminaby, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Pair of brown coloured cotton crocheted ladies gloves with scalloped cuffs

Pair of brown coloured cotton crocheted ladies gloves with s...

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Gloves
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Old Adaminaby, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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St. Andrew's cigar box with cigar

St. Andrew's cigar box with cigar

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Cigar boxes
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Old Adaminaby, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Wooden skis with metal and leather bindings

Jessie Luckman collection
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Skis
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R. Bell & Co Melbourne matchbox with matches

R. Bell & Co Melbourne matchbox with matches

C J Yen Family collection
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Matchboxes
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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R. Bell & Co.
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Five-in-One hose mending thread

Five-in-One hose mending thread

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Sewing equipment
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Great Britain
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Tin of liquid glue

Tin of liquid glue

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Glue
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Paddy Pallin brand 'Wanderer' khaki canvas backpack used by ...

Melva Truchanas collection
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Australia
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Paddy Pallin Pty Ltd
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1968
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Sleeping bag

Jessie Luckman collection
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Metal iron with a red painted handle

Metal iron with a red painted handle

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Spirit irons
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Old Adaminaby, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Roll of Lister's open weave bandage

Roll of Lister's open weave bandage

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Bandages
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Old Adaminaby, New South Wales, Australia
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Johnson & Johnson
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