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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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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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Multi-colour fluorescent backpack

Multi-colour fluorescent backpack

Tandanya collection no. 3
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Pair of hand knitted woollen mittens

Pair of hand knitted woollen mittens

Jessie Luckman collection
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Three sheets of paper containing technical drawings for a canoe, drawn by Olegas Truchanas

Three sheets of paper containing technical drawings for a ca...

Melva Truchanas collection
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Technical drawings
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Olegas Truchanas
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1950
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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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The Tasmanian Conservation Trust, North-West Branch, presents Tasmania's Unique South-West...

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Event posters
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Tasmania, Australia
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Tasmanian Conservation Trust (NorthWest Branch)
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1971
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Child's skis

Child's skis

Margret Doring collection
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Skis
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Margret Doring collection
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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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"PRINCESS THEATRE SAT 16TH DEC...an audio-visual presentatio...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Event posters
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Ralph Hope-Johnstone
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1972
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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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Backpacks
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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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Paddy Pallin Pty Ltd
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1940
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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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Paddy Pallin brand lightweight canvas backpack

Paddy Pallin brand lightweight canvas backpack

Rae Page collection
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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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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"An audio-visual presentation by Ralph Hope-Johnstone...PEDD...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Event posters
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Ralph Hope-Johnstone
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1972
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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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Pair of cane ski stocks

Pair of cane ski stocks

Jessie Luckman collection
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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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Tasmania's Uniqute South-West. A  Colour Slide Show produced by Olegas Truchanas  August  20th & 21st 1971

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Leaflets
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Devonport, Tasmania, Australia
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Olegas Truchanas
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1971
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Black and white photograph of Olegas Truchanas dressed in a sports coat, white shirt and tie

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Melva Truchanas collection
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Photographs
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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The Mercury
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1972
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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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Impressions in sound and image

Impressions in sound and image

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Ralph Hope-Johnstone
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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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"PRINCESS THEATRE SAT 16TH DEC...an audio-visual presentatio...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Event posters
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Ralph Hope-Johnstone
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1972
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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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Photocopy of a letter from K Dohery of Tasmanian Conservation Trust to Mr Truchanas

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Documents
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Tasmania, Australia
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Olegas Truchanas
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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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Canoe repair kit assembled and used by Olegas Truchanas

Canoe repair kit assembled and used by Olegas Truchanas

Melva Truchanas collection
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Repair kits
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South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
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Olegas Truchanas
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1968
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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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"AUTUMN FESTIVAL May 27, 28, 1972."

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Invitations
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Ralph Hope-Johnstone
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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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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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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'Grasshopper bindings' metal plate

'Grasshopper bindings' metal plate

Jessie Luckman collection
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Sports equipment
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"COME AND ENJOY AN EVENING OF FIVE BEAUTIFUL AUDIO-VISUALS.....

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Leaflets
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Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
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Olegas Truchanas
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1970
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Paddy Pallin brand frameless canvas backpack

Paddy Pallin brand frameless canvas backpack

Fiona MacDonald Brand collection
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Black and white photograph of Olegas Truchanas dressed in casual clothes with a camera around his neck

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Melva Truchanas collection
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Photographs
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Ralph Hope-Johnstone
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1975
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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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Black leather ski boots

Black leather ski boots

Jessie Luckman collection
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Ski boots
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Bum bag

Bum bag

Jessie Luckman collection
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Belt pouches
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Egg canister used by Olegas Truchanas to carry food or have it air-dropped to him when he was hiking

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Melva Truchanas collection
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Canisters
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Australia
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Australian Egg Board
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1968
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Backpacks
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Pair of unmatched overmittens

Pair of unmatched overmittens

Jessie Luckman collection
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Mittens
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Skiers Handbook

Skiers Handbook

Jessie Luckman collection
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Handbooks
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Backpack used by Fred Hollows for mountain climbing

Backpack used by Fred Hollows for mountain climbing

Fred Hollows collection
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Oscar Coberger
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Dark timber skis with metal edges and pointed tips

Fiona Reynolds collection
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Skis
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Olegas Truchanas Audio-Visual Presentations, Pedder and Winter

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Event posters
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Ralph Hope-Johnstone
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1972
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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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Pair of ski skins

Jessie Luckman collection
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Sports equipment
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Pair of handmade wooden skis made by Fritz Weselman

Fritz Weselman skis collection
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Skis
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Kiandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Fritz Weselman
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1898
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Olegas Truchanas Audio-Visual Presentations, Pedder and Winter [Repeat Show]

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Event posters
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Ralph Hope-Johnstone
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1972
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Dot Butler's backpack

Dot Butler's backpack

Dot Butler collection no. 1
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Green canvas ALICE backpack attached to a frame, used by Major Les Hiddins

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Les Hiddins collection
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United States of America
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Mr Les Hiddins
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A postcard from the Tasmanian Wilderness Society

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
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Olegas Truchanas
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1968
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Wooden skis with metal and leather bindings

Jessie Luckman collection
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Skis
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Paddy Pallin back pack

Paddy Pallin back pack

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Heavy canvas back pack with a metal frame and shoulder pads

Rae Page collection
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