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Circular Quay Sydney NSW

Circular Quay Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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United States of America
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartoon

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Alan Moir collection no. 3
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United States of America
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Mr Alan Moir
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2000
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'Exposing U.S. War Crimes through Veteran Organising', a paper presented to the National Anti-War Conference by Michael Uhl

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Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Theses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Uhl
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1971
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Atlas brand preserving jar

Atlas brand preserving jar

Anne Girard collection
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jars
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United States of America
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Atlas
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NSW Welcomes President Johnson

NSW Welcomes President Johnson

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 10
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Political badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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President Lyndon B. Johnson
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1966
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US Legion of Merit to Sir Robert Menzies

US Legion of Merit to Sir Robert Menzies

RG Menzies collection
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Awards
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United States of America
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1950
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Ansonia Parisian parlour clock with an ornate wood and glass case

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Doris Grattan collection
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Shelf clocks
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New York, United States of America
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Ansonia Clock Company
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1879
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U.S bases out - Hiroshima never again

U.S bases out - Hiroshima never again

Movement Against Uranium Mining collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Movement Against Uranium Mining
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1987
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Slick Willy's Women

Slick Willy's Women

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1998
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Silver hand mirror

Silver hand mirror

Cumpston Family collection
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Hand mirrors
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United States of America
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Mrs Gladys M. Cumpston
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1883
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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 walking trainer

Child's walking trainer

Ruth Lynch collection
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Walking aids
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United States of America
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Farmers Co Ltd
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1932
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I Was Never a Nazi

I Was Never a Nazi

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Phil Somerville
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1998
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Humane rabbit trap 'jump-trap' with black rubber-lined jaws

Humane rabbit trap 'jump-trap' with black rubber-lined jaws

Brian Coman collection
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Rabbit traps
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United States of America
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Dr Brian J. Coman
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1983
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Black and white photograph of US swimmers Leslie Bunyan, Charlotte Boyle, Alice Lord and Ethelda Bleibtrey

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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United States of America
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Miss Leslie Bunyan
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Picture of a woman in a black hat

Picture of a woman in a black hat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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United States of America
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Metal hand mincer

Metal hand mincer

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Meat mincers
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United States of America
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Photocopy of a caricature of American America's Cup skipper Dennis Connors

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John Rogers collection
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Cartoons
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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John Rogers
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1987
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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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US Forces Get the Nod ...

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1986
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Cartoon

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Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Middle East
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Mr Alan Moir
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2003
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Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver

Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Revolvers
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United States of America
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Samuel Colt
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1850
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Clinton

Clinton

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean Alston
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1998
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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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Cartoon titled 'Photofit Bin Laden'.

Cartoon titled 'Photofit Bin Laden'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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2001
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Menu card for a dinner in honour of His Excellency Dr Hans Luther, Lately Ambassador for Germany in USA, 2 August 1937

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Muriel Kelly collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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1937
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Postcard sent by boxer Les Darcy to Thomas Moloney, 1917

Postcard sent by boxer Les Darcy to Thomas Moloney, 1917

Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographic postcards
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United States of America
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James L. Darcy
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1917
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American and NSW women swimmers at Toowoomba, Queensland, 1911

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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1911
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MCI Inc promotional coffee mug

MCI Inc promotional coffee mug

Maxwell Newton collection
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Coffee mugs
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United States of America
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Mr Maxwell Newton
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1983
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Black metal

Black metal "Winner" brand, hand operated sewing machine

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Sewing machines
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United States of America
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver with accompanying leather holster and label referring to the bushranger incident.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Revolvers
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United States of America
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Samuel Colt
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1850
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'United for Victory Interlocking Jigsaw', which features portraits of Franklin Roosevelt and John Curtin

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 3
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Jigsaw puzzles
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Australia
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John Sands Pty Ltd
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1942
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Clear moulded stem glass

Clear moulded stem glass

Andrew Reeves and Helen Parrott collection
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Champagne glasses
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United States of America
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The Libbey Glass Company
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1892
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Colour photograph of Rhea Seddon and Robert 'Hoot' Gibson with an American flag and a model of a space shuttle

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Australian American Association collection
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Photographs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Rhea Seddon
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1984
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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United States of America
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Mr Alan Moir
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2003
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Magazine clipping from Needle-Art magazine 1923

Magazine clipping from Needle-Art magazine 1923

Muriel Kelly collection
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Magazine clippings
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United States of America
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1923
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Nail punch

Nail punch

George Henry Taylor collection
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Punches
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United States of America
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Nova Peris' Sydney Olympics tracksuit top

Nova Peris' Sydney Olympics tracksuit top

Nova Peris collection
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Sports clothing
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United States of America
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Town Hall and Exhibition Building Melbourne

Town Hall and Exhibition Building Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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WTP
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Sweet dreams ...

Sweet dreams ...

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1986
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Black and white photograph of people on either side of the fence dividing East and West Berlin, 1961

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Berlin, Germany
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1961
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Anti-nuclear poster titled 'Gone with the Wind'

Anti-nuclear poster titled 'Gone with the Wind'

Peter Milton collection
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Political posters
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United States of America
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Mr Ronald Reagan
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1976
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Greenspan

Greenspan

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1996
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Envelope titled 'United for Victory Interlocking Jigsaw'

Envelope titled 'United for Victory Interlocking Jigsaw'

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 3
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Envelopes
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Australia
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John Sands Pty Ltd
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1942
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Stanley No.30 spirit level

Stanley No.30 spirit level

George Henry Taylor collection
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Spirit levels
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United States of America
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Stanley
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Skiers Handbook

Skiers Handbook

Jessie Luckman collection
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Handbooks
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Woman's hat made of dark green velvet and surrounded by ostrich feathers

Woman's hat made of dark green velvet and surrounded by ostr...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hats
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United States of America
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey receiving Olympic trophies from the King of Belgium, 1920

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Belgium
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Miss Ethelda Bleibtrey
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1920
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Don't mix stars with wars

Don't mix stars with wars

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1984
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...Captures the spirit of our past and the probable direction of our future...

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Roger Lilford and Robbie Swan collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1985
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Black and white photograph of people on either side of the fence dividing East and West Berlin, 1961

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Berlin, Germany
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1961
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Clear moulded stem glass

Clear moulded stem glass

Andrew Reeves and Helen Parrott collection
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Champagne glasses
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United States of America
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The Libbey Glass Company
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1892
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Finalists in the women's 100 metre freestyle at the 1920 Olympics at Antwerp, Belgium

Finalists in the women's 100 metre freestyle at the 1920 Oly...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Miss Ethelda Bleibtrey
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1920
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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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Poster 'August mobilisation to end the war in Vietnam SUNDAY AUGUST 13th AT 2.00 pm SYDNEY'

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Vietnam
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United States Armed Forces
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1965
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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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Egg beater

Egg beater

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Egg-beaters
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United States of America
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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World Finance

World Finance

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1988
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Ski Illustrated; America's foremost skiing magazine, January 1943

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Jessie Luckman collection
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Magazines
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1943
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'California' Flag ship American Navy, going up Sydney Harbour 23/7/25.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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United States Navy
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1925
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