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Speaker of the House of Representatives Chair in the Provisional Parliament House.

Speaker of the House of Representatives Chair in the Provisi...

Ruth Schmedding collection
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Photographs
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Robert A. Broinowski
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Set of glasses for the Commonwealth Parliament

Set of glasses for the Commonwealth Parliament

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Drinking glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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International award to firm

International award to firm

J B Young Ltd collection
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Newspaper clippings
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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1965
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Menu for a luncheon in honour of the Honourable Robert Semple MP Minister of Public Works and Transport, New Zealand, 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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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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Cards
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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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Women's cricket - Gladstone v Mt Kembla

Women's cricket - Gladstone v Mt Kembla

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Gladstone, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Grass doll

Grass doll

Drums of Mer Dance Group collection
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Dolls
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Two Simple Steps to help save Tasmania's Forests

Two Simple Steps to help save Tasmania's Forests

Wilderness Society (A.C.T. Branch) Forests Campaign collection
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Leaflets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Wilderness Society
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1988
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Cartoon titled 'Model Aeroplane Industry'.

Cartoon titled 'Model Aeroplane Industry'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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2001
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Illawarra - results of first innings

Illawarra - results of first innings

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair

Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a pictur...

Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Side plates
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Metal vegetable dish

Metal vegetable dish

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Vegetable dishes
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Stokes & Sons
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1988
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Black and white photograph of the Labor Party in front of Old Parliament House, 1951

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Labor Party
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1951
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Newspaper article titled 'Aerial flights'

Newspaper article titled 'Aerial flights'

Eric J Treloar collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mr William H. Treloar
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1920
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First Aerial Derby Race

First Aerial Derby Race

Eric J Treloar collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mr William H. Treloar
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1920
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Second prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Second prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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'Allsport Weekly' featuring a caricature of a jockey, by cartoonist John Rogers

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John Rogers collection
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Newspaper clippings
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John Rogers
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1973
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Cartoon titled 'Trans Tasman Jumbo'.

Cartoon titled 'Trans Tasman Jumbo'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Rod Emmerson
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2001
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'Second Leadall Election, Australia's political arena was today thrown into chaos...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Cricket - Country Week players

Cricket - Country Week players

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Interior sketch depicting empty Senate Chamber, by Sir Ivor Hele

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Marcia Rankin collection
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Sketches
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Sir Ivor H. Hele CBE
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1954
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1889
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Newspaper cliipping showing photo of women cricket players H Pritchard and R Monaghan

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Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Walter Lindrum at Parl. (Parliament) House

Walter Lindrum at Parl. (Parliament) House

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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1954
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Page from a Japanese language newspaper

Page from a Japanese language newspaper

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Cartoon titled 'Kim

Cartoon titled 'Kim "Policies..."'

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr John Allison
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2001
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Taking the field - Illawarra and Goulburn teams

Taking the field - Illawarra and Goulburn teams

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Certificate of appointment as Minister

Certificate of appointment as Minister

Hon Lance Barnard collection
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Certificates
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Hon Lance H. Barnard
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1972
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Senate Chamber in the Provisional Parliament House.

Senate Chamber in the Provisional Parliament House.

Ruth Schmedding collection
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Photographs
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Robert A. Broinowski
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Cartoon titled 'It's Just Heroin'.

Cartoon titled 'It's Just Heroin'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Ms Angie Lyndon
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2001
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Cartoon titled 'War on Terror'

Cartoon titled 'War on Terror'

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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Mr Jock Alexander
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2001
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Black and white photograph of Old Parliament House

Black and white photograph of Old Parliament House

Mollie Ballard collection
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Photographs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Frank W. Ballard
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1927
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Entree plate with coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms insignia

Entree plate with coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of A...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Entree plates
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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NEC laptop wordprocessor used by Mr Wallace Brown in the Press Gallery 1980s, with case and instructions

NEC laptop wordprocessor used by Mr Wallace Brown in the Pre...

Queensland Newspapers Pty Ltd collection
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Laptop computers
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Nippon Electric Company Ltd
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1980
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Cartoon titled 'Refuse to be Drawn'.

Cartoon titled 'Refuse to be Drawn'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Cactus Island
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2001
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The Handy Canberra Cookery Booklet

The Handy Canberra Cookery Booklet

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1946
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1907
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Bone china teacup and saucer with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms insignia

Bone china teacup and saucer with a coloured Commonwealth Pa...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Cups and saucers
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England
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Wedgwood
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1988
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Stock report, with the opening line

Stock report, with the opening line "Walter T. Merriman's Me...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Article entitled

Article entitled "Measurement of Tanks"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Federal Houses of Parliament. Canberra N.S.W

Federal Houses of Parliament. Canberra N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Article begining

Article begining "L. C. (Flencairn, NSW) - During their rat ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Old Parliament House, Canberra,

Old Parliament House, Canberra,

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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The new and the old...Cricket Record Broken

The new and the old...Cricket Record Broken

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Russell
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1937
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Article about the Australian Eleven selection for a 1930's Australian womens cricket team

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Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1933
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Silver-coloured metal salt shaker which is cylindrical in shape, with

Silver-coloured metal salt shaker which is cylindrical in sh...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Salt shakers
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Bone china coffee cup with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

Bone china coffee cup with a coloured Commonwealth Parliamen...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Coffee cups
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Country girl star - for the City

Country girl star - for the City

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The Federal labor party caucus today unanimously agreed on a half senate election on December 13...'

Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam...

Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Newspaper article by John Close, titled Captain John King Davis, 1929

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John Collinson Close collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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1929
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Luncheon in honour of Mr Abba Eban, Israeli Minister for Foreign Affairs, 1967

Luncheon in honour of Mr Abba Eban, Israeli Minister for For...

William Fryer collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr William '. Fryer
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1967
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliamen...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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England
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Column with the opening line

Column with the opening line "They are from the finest flock...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Gleddon Automatic Voltage Regulator

Gleddon Automatic Voltage Regulator

Professor Arthur Hardie Corbett collection
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Electrical equipment
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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1927
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Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887, First Prize

Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887, First Pr...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Wooing selectors - country girl cricketers at the creases

Wooing selectors - country girl cricketers at the creases

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Metal teapot

Metal teapot

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Teapots
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Stokes & Sons
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1988
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