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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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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

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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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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

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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 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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Zwitsal Baby - Zalf baby ointment

Zwitsal Baby - Zalf baby ointment

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1949
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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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Exercise book

Exercise book

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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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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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1955
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Certificate with envelope and note

Certificate with envelope and note

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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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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Certificate

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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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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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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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Yellow embroidery thread

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Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 9 Mai 1953

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Overcoat

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1948
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Cardboard fan

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1953
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Piggelmee groet en...wordt weer klein

Piggelmee groet en...wordt weer klein

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Daisy hat

Daisy hat

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Brown cotton thread

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Baby's white vinyl shoes

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1950
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White cotton nappy

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1959
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Vrolijke wijsjes voor zingerde meisjes ..

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1939
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Sjors and Sjimmie on holiday

Sjors and Sjimmie on holiday

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Short, sleeveless dress

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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baby's galvanised iron tub

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1949
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Oval shaped badge

Oval shaped badge

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Paper pattern booklet, including a pattern, for women's fash...

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1963
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Hot water bottle

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1949
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Red woollen, dome-shaped hat

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1965
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Brown cotton thread

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Music book

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Silver spoon

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1949
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Embroidery wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Postcards featuring images of forests with roads passing thr...

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Tapestry cushion

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1956
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Metal crucifix

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1949
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Umbilical cord binding material

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Margriet Kookboek

Margriet Kookboek

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1948
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Kodak pocket camera

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1947
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White cotton nappy

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Circuit 19

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Passport of the Kingdom of the Netherlands issued to Michael...

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White cotton thread

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Silver-grey, sleeveless satin dress, jacket and shawl

Silver-grey, sleeveless satin dress, jacket and shawl

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1970
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Long, thin gold-coloured metal knitting needle

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Yellow raffia-like hat woven into a bowl-like shape

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1965
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Haken en Brien- Libelle, April, 1952

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Prentenboek Van Rotterdam

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