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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 11 Juni 1953

Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 11 Juni 1953

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Certificate

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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificate

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Certificate with envelope and note

Certificate with envelope and note

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Royal Visit Souvenir Program (for visit by Queen Elizabeth II to Canberra in 1954)

Royal Visit Souvenir Program (for visit by Queen Elizabeth I...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Haarlem, Holland
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1962
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Certificate

Certificate

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Certificate

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Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

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Haarlem, Holland
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1962
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Exercise book

Exercise book

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificate

Certificate

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Certificate

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Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canberra, 1955

Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canb...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Mount Ainslie, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1955
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Souvenir badge in commemoration of the Royal visit to Australia in 1954, worn in Canberra by Petronella Wensing

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1954
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Certificate of naturalisation for Michael Victor Wensing

Certificate of naturalisation for Michael Victor Wensing

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1969
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificate

Certificate

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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

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White cotton nappy

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Certificate

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Long, thin gold-coloured metal knitting needle

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Embroidery pattern

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Canister set for sand, soda and soap

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1948
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Umbilical cord binding material

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 24 Mai 1953

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Small Baptism card with a colourful drawing on the front of a baby in a cradle, by Anton Pieck

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Brown cotton thread

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Handboek vor der Katholieke Moeder

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Two long, thin green metal knitting needles

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Heavy tapestry table runner of geometric designs

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1950
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Blue embroidery thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Photo of a young boy in a school uniform pushing a pram

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1959
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Long, wide strip of orange cotton with pointed ends

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Baby's knitted white cotton cardigan with unusual knobby stitch

Baby's knitted white cotton cardigan with unusual knobby sti...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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10 sols's pour accordeon par Frans van Cappelle ...

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White cotton nappy

White cotton nappy

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Brown cotton thread

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Baby's knitted dress

Baby's knitted dress

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1959
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Paper envelope for sewing machine needles

Paper envelope for sewing machine needles

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Needle packets
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1948
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Women's blue, red and white cotton bathing suit with a pleated skirt, and separate bloomers

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Een nieuwe toekomst ...[A New Future]

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Certificate

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Umbilical cord binding material

Umbilical cord binding material

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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White cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Book 3 .. Phil Baker .. Modern Piano Accordion Method

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de Tijd

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1978
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White ceramic jug decorated with flowers, brought to Australia by Dutch migrant Petronella Wensing

White ceramic jug decorated with flowers, brought to Austral...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1949
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Cap-like hat made from black knotted woollen material

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1947
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Green glass moulded diamond-shaped plate, milk jug and sugar...

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1949
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Vroom & Dressman embroidery wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Kerosene lamp

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Windsor, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
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1953
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Embroidery pattern

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Metal button with white cloth covering

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Knitting needle container

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1941
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