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Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Anne Fairbairn collection no. 2
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Wigs
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London, England
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Ravenscroft
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1890
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"I have journeyed on many beautiful rivers of the World..."

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Posters
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South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey Lea
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1908
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Locality Organizing

Locality Organizing

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Sandra Zurbo
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Bread Research Institute of Australia on 'The Machining of Doughs'

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ET Fealy collection
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Natives of Carpentaria

Natives of Carpentaria

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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T Baines
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1873
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Companion of The Most Distinguished Order of St Michael & St George, awarded to Dr J H L Cumpston

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Cumpston Family collection
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London, England
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Garrard & Co Ltd
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1901
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Tumut pond dam

Tumut pond dam

David Kaus collection no. 3
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Railway pendulum wall clock

Railway pendulum wall clock

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Wall clocks
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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J M Wendt, Adelaide and Mount Gambier
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1887
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Morris Tobias Marine Chronometer No 695, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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London, England
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Morris Tobias
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1830
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Honour the War Chests

Honour the War Chests

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1907
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'An Historic Retrospect on the occasion of the 150th Anniversary Celebrations of the Founding of Australia' - colour publication printed for the 150th Anniversary Celebrations of Australia, 1938.

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Noble Numismatics collection
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Booklets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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S T Leigh & Co Pty Ltd
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1938
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The Butcher

The Butcher

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr N Anderson
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1908
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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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Lead finial for gaol fence

Lead finial for gaol fence

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay

Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Captain James Cook
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1908
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Processing our rare Earth - A Radioactive Industry for Western Australia?

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Senator Jo Vallentine collection no. 1
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Western Australia, Australia
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Spirit level

Spirit level

George O Crawford collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George O. Crawford
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1900
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Kiama

Kiama

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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The Lessons of Aidex

The Lessons of Aidex

Protest Against AIDEX '91 collection
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Pamphlets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Desiko Pty Ltd
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1991
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Burwood Ladies College

Burwood Ladies College

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burwood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Circular Quay, East Side, Sydney. Seasons Greetings, 10 May 1908

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Peter Elder collection no. 2
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1908
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Pamplet titled

Pamplet titled "Every step you take"

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Revolutionaries and the Moratorium

Revolutionaries and the Moratorium

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Mr Albert Langer
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Souvenir brochure celebrating the centenary of England-Australia cricket 1861-1961

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Nanette Ward collection
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1961
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These Magnificent Forests. A Legacy For Our Children.

These Magnificent Forests. A Legacy For Our Children.

Wilderness Society (A.C.T. Branch) Forests Campaign collection
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Pamphlets
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Tasmanian Wilderness Society
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1988
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"FIRST 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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Gold Digger's Hut, Victoria, Austr

Gold Digger's Hut, Victoria, Austr

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1900
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Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887, Special Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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The Peace Movement and Macquarie University: a call for Student Self-Preservation or the Unfortunate Virgin of Ryde

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Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Mr Alan Hughes
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Be a thinking voter - Patsy Jones

Be a thinking voter - Patsy Jones

Patsy Jones collection
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Sydney Harbour Trust Office, NSW

Sydney Harbour Trust Office, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1908
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Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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1908
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Laos and Cambodia: the New Escalation

Laos and Cambodia: the New Escalation

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Laos
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Frances Letters
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These Magnificent Forests. A Legacy For Our Children.

These Magnificent Forests. A Legacy For Our Children.

Wilderness Society (A.C.T. Branch) Forests Campaign collection
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Pamphlets
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Tasmanian Wilderness Society
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1988
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Australasian Federated Butchers Union, Queensland Certificate of Recognition

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sands & McDougall Limited
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1900
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Federated Engine Drivers' and Firemen's Association of Australasia, South Australian Branch certificate of merit

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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The Mail Newspaper (Adelaide)
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1905
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Pamphlet titled 'The Australian Golf Club Kensington Sydney'

Pamphlet titled 'The Australian Golf Club Kensington Sydney'

Thompson Family collection
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Pamphlets
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Kensington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Pamphlet titled 'The Old Red Gum Tree', marking the celebration of the separation of the colony of Victoria from New South Wales

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Australian War Memorial collection
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Pamphlets
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Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1951
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Colourised photographic postcard of Watson's Bay and Pier

Colourised photographic postcard of Watson's Bay and Pier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1884
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Wonderland City Bondi

Wonderland City Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Anderson
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1906
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Junction of King Street and George street, Sydney, 7 August 1908

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss G. Maud
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1908
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1884, Second Prize.

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1884
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Pair of wooden skis made from hand-cut mountain ash, with leather bindings

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Donald Maclurcan collection no. 2
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Skis
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Kiandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey Yen
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1860
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Tumut 1 power station

Tumut 1 power station

David Kaus collection no. 3
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Pamphlets
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S.S. Thode Fagelund stranded on Cronulla Beach

S.S. Thode Fagelund stranded on Cronulla Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cronulla Beach, Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1908
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Wheelwright's hollow auger bit

Wheelwright's hollow auger bit

Arthur Sayer collection
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Hollow bits
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Evandale, Tasmania, Australia
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William A. Porter
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1880
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Peace it together Vote Vallentine Senate 1

Peace it together Vote Vallentine Senate 1

Senator Jo Vallentine collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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"I have journeyed on many beautiful rivers of the World..."

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Posters
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South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey Lea
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1908
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The Power of Non-Violence

The Power of Non-Violence

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Mr Donald G. Groom
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Stone knife from Cloncurry, 1908

Stone knife from Cloncurry, 1908

Edmund Milne collection
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Knives
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Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1908
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Colourised photographic postcard of Mosman's Bay

Colourised photographic postcard of Mosman's Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1884
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Wooden footstool with tapestry top that commemorates the establishment of Lucini & Co in Melbourne, Victoria, 1853

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Joseph Andreallo collection no. 1
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Footstools
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Italy
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Unknown
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1858
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Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Gidleigh Collection
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Fishing lures
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London, England
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1880
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St George Budapest Soccer Club stadium fund appeal brochure

St George Budapest Soccer Club stadium fund appeal brochure

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Pamphlets
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Receipt sent from Lake Bathurst Shoeing Forge to George Ernest Faithfull, October 1908

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Receipts
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Lake Bathurst Shoeing Forge
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1908
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Stand up and be counted

Stand up and be counted

Australian Republican Movement collection
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Pamphlets
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Mrs Hazel Hawke
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1999
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Double Bay and Darling Point

Double Bay and Darling Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Lantern slide - Chambers Pillar, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

Lantern slide - Chambers Pillar, Northern Territory, photogr...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Chambers Pillar, Central Desert, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Cartoon of the parallels between the coal industry of 1892 and the hospitality industry of 1992

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Warren Brown collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1992
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