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Clear glass bowl to commemorate Australia's Centenary in 1888

Clear glass bowl to commemorate Australia's Centenary in 188...

Terence Lane collection
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Commemorative plates
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Sunderland, England
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Greener & Co
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1887
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Souvenir plate - 150th Anniversary of New South Wales

Souvenir plate - 150th Anniversary of New South Wales

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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England
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Wood & Sons Ltd
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1937
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Launceston Centenary 21st March 1906

Launceston Centenary 21st March 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1806
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Art of the Time greeting card

Art of the Time greeting card

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Kevin Levi
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1992
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Horticultural Society NSW 1868 'Collection of Plants'

Horticultural Society NSW 1868 'Collection of Plants'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1868
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Card of congratulations to Edna Thompson on receiving a British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Wedding anniversary card

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Margot Child collection
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United Kingdom
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Mrs Margot Child
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Art of the Time greeting card

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1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Kevin Levi
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1992
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Wedding anniversary card

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Margot Child collection
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United Kingdom
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British Military Pioneer Other Ranks Sword, used by Lieutenant Thomas Quinn, 73rd Regiment (ret), in Van Diemens Land

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Neil Martin collection
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Mr Thomas Quinn
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1820
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Margot Child collection
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1887
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Model shield

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JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Margot Child collection
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Margot Child collection
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1977
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Entree card for admission to the Reception in the evening at Parliament House, Canberra, Monday, 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Aboriginal breastplate for U Robert, King of Big Leather and Big River Tribes

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Edmund Milne collection
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Gwydir River, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1800
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Album of pressed seaweed specimens collected around Port Phillip Bay, 1859 -1882

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Port Phillip seaweed album collection
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Botanical specimens
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Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia
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Charles Morrison
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1851
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Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1906
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1889

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1889
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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1973
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Wool sample box

Wool sample box

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Congratulations card

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Margot Child collection
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South Africa, Africa
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Model spearthrower

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JC Le Souef collection
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Wedding acceptance

Wedding acceptance

Margot Child collection
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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1973
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Model club

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JC Le Souef collection
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Card to accompany cake

Card to accompany cake

Margot Child collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1898
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Christiana and her Children

Christiana and her Children

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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House of Commons Seal and Signatures of women MPs

House of Commons Seal and Signatures of women MPs

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Sue Summers
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1937
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Congratulations

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Margot Child collection
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1977
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Thank you for Maintaining the Dreaming Darlington

Thank you for Maintaining the Dreaming Darlington

Darlington Public School collection
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Darlington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Darlington Public School
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1993
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Australia
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Wedding guest card

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Stella Taber collection
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Wedding acceptance

Wedding acceptance

Margot Child collection
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Supper card for the 1934 State Ball at Old Parliament House

Supper card for the 1934 State Ball at Old Parliament House

Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1934
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Wooden boomerang bound with split cane and covered with adhesive and pigment in four places

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JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1850
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Card with an illustration of a mermaid

Card with an illustration of a mermaid

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Paved area leading to cells Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Paved area leading to cells Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Pearl brooch given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

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Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1826
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Panorama left side - Australian Camp - Mena, Cairo

Panorama left side - Australian Camp - Mena, Cairo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cairo, Egypt
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Thankyou card

Thankyou card

Margot Child collection
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Standard Half Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Half Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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London, England
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NSW Government
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1832
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Entree card for the Official Opening of Tumut 3 Power Station

Entree card for the Official Opening of Tumut 3 Power Statio...

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority
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1972
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Mena Camp Tramp Terminus - (Cairo)

Mena Camp Tramp Terminus - (Cairo)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cairo, Egypt
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cream cotton corset

Cream cotton corset

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1850
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Model wooden club with a pointed bulbous head

Model wooden club with a pointed bulbous head

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Beige glazed ceramic souvenir jug - The Cream of Highland Whiskies,

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Queen Victoria Jubilee collection
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Glasgow, Scotland
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Port Dundas Pottery Coy
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1886
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Wedding congratulations card

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Margot Child collection
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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Wedding anniversary card

Wedding anniversary card

Margot Child collection
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United Kingdom
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Mrs Margot Child
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Congratulations card

Congratulations card

Margot Child collection
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Card expressing thanks for sympathy card

Card expressing thanks for sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1966
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting three men working in gully with prospector's cradle

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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