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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Saibai Island Dancing Chief Mr Calaros Isua - Greetings from Torress Strait

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1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Photographic postcards
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1992
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Wedding acceptance

Wedding acceptance

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Envelope with an illustration of a merino ram on it

Envelope with an illustration of a merino ram on it

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Envelopes
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Congratulations card

Congratulations card

Margot Child collection
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Card with silk ribbon

Card with silk ribbon

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows (IOOF) member's contribution card and receipt for Ernest Wilkinson

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Wal Hick collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows
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Hewson and Kennett

Hewson and Kennett

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1992
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Wedding anniversary

Wedding anniversary

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1940
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Wall decoration

Wall decoration

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Artworks
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Helen Mabo
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1992
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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In memoriam card

In memoriam card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1879
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Government Workers Against the Bomb

Government Workers Against the Bomb

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Australian Public Service
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1981
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Poster

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Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Acrylic paintings
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Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, Australia
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Christine West
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1992
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First 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

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1973
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Zufall card

Zufall card

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Olav Schappacher
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Drawings
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Thursday Island Primary School
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1992
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Note of thanks for sympathy card

Note of thanks for sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1978
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"Yass Pastoral and Agricultural Association, SPRING SHOW, 19...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1906
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Axe with a hand carved wooden handle

Axe with a hand carved wooden handle

Groote Eylandt Women's Material collection
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Axes
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gulidja Durilla
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1992
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Savez Jugoslavenskih Iseljenika Australije

Savez Jugoslavenskih Iseljenika Australije

Marin Alagich collection no. 1
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Cards
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Tasmanian Aborigines celebrate 8 years of re-occupation of Oyster Cove 1984-1992

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Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Oyster Cove, Tasmania, Australia
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Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre
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1984
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Poster titled 'Israel's Proposal for Middle East Peace - Stop Israeli Terrorism'

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General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Political posters
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Middle East
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Palestinian Human Rights Campaign
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1982
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Salacious Rumours

Salacious Rumours

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Harry Bruce
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1988
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Palm frond hand fan

Palm frond hand fan

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Fans
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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James Sambo
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1987
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Third page of documentary material relating to the Mill Sisters

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1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Documents
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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The Mills Sisters, Singers, Dancers, Cultural Ambassadors and Perfo...
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1992
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Catalogue cover for Gallery Dhoeri catalogue

Catalogue cover for Gallery Dhoeri catalogue

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Catalogues
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Thursday Island High School
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1992
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Water container consisting of two coconut shells, joined together by a plaited fibre cord with a wooden plug on both ends

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Asou Omey collection
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Water containers
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Asou Omey
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1991
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'The Relatives'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'The Relatives'

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Cartoon of Gerry Hand stopping three Asian migrants

Cartoon of Gerry Hand stopping three Asian migrants

Warren Brown collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Warren Brown
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1992
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Saibai Island Dancers - Greetings from Torres Strait

Saibai Island Dancers - Greetings from Torres Strait

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Photographic postcards
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1992
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Pearl necklace 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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Necklaces
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Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1826
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Wedding anniversary card

Wedding anniversary card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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In memoriam card

In memoriam card

Margot Child collection
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1912
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Plastic bag with Union of Australian Women Declares Peace on the World

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Union of Australian Women collection
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Plastic bags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Colonial View'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Colonial View'

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Card listing cemetary charges, 1877

Card listing cemetary charges, 1877

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1877
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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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Cards
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England, United Kingdom
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Sue Summers
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1937
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1937
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Plastic cover

Plastic cover

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Covers
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Danny Williams
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1992
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Peace Now!

Peace Now!

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Pyle-National brand switch or railway carriage lamp

Pyle-National brand switch or railway carriage lamp

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Lamps
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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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The Pyle-National Company
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1924
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Birds sculpture

Birds sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Kalka, South Australia, Australia
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Ngininka
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1982
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Goanna [Perentie]

Goanna [Perentie]

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Wara
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1982
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Prize card awarded to Mr AL Faithfull Wagga 1890

Prize card awarded to Mr AL Faithfull Wagga 1890

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1890
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Movement for the Ordination of Women - We all try to do God's will: you in your way and G in Hers

Movement for the Ordination of Women - We all try to do God'...

Movement for the Ordination of Women collection
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Political badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Church of England
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1984
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Note of thanks for sympathy card

Note of thanks for sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1980
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Sticker

Sticker

Union of Australian Women collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885

Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1885
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1907
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Plastic cover

Plastic cover

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Covers
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Kevin Levi
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1992
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You chaps make for cover - this may be a booby trap!

You chaps make for cover - this may be a booby trap!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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1935
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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1937
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