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Plastic coated bookmark with a pale gold thread embriodered around the edges

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Lois Grosse collection
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Bookmarks
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1957
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Message stick

Message stick

University of Sydney collection
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Message sticks
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1957
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Olympic Saga

Olympic Saga

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Books
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Keith Donald
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1957
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Bone china coffee cup with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

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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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Latvian black silk bonnet

Latvian black silk bonnet

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Caps
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1957
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Thoroughbrace Coach used by the Nowland family, with accessories, trunk, spanner and jack

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Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 1
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Horse drawn coaches
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Concord, New Hampshire, United States of America
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Abbott-Downing Company
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1854
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Tax Stamps sheet

Tax Stamps sheet

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Financial records
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Shepparton, Goulburn Valley, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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1957
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Certificate of Completion of Apprenticeship

Certificate of Completion of Apprenticeship

ET Fealy collection
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Indentures
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1957
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Bone china coffee cup and saucer with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Cups and saucers
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Message stick

Message stick

University of Sydney collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1957
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China saucer for a coffee cup with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

China saucer for a coffee cup with a coloured Commonwealth P...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Saucers
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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China dinner plate printed with the Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dinner plates
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Photograph of Cronulla South School, class Kinder, 1957

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1957
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Container made from a sheet of metal

Container made from a sheet of metal

University of Sydney collection
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Containers
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1957
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Boomerang

Boomerang

J Forgacs collection
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Boomerangs
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Macumba station, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Cronulla South School, class 1A 2B 1957

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1957
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

University of Sydney collection
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Spearthrowers
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Archer River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Bone china dessert dish printed with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dessert dishes
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Dotting comb

Dotting comb

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Artists equipment
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1957
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Entree plate with coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms insignia

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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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Shield

Shield

Jesse Hammond collection
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Murchison, Western Australia, Australia
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1957
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Circular silver tray presented to Miss Helen Wood for Miss Australia 1957

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Helen Wood collection - Miss Australia 1957
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Presentation trays
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Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Helen Cooper
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1957
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Head ornament

Head ornament

University of Sydney collection
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Headwear
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Entree plate with coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms insignia

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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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Club

Club

Katherine Stow collection
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Clubs
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New South Wales, Australia
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1957
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Letter from Commonwealth of Australia to Headmaster of Ainslie Public School

Letter from Commonwealth of Australia to Headmaster of Ainsl...

Ainslie Primary School collection no. 2
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Business letters
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Federal Capital Commission
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1927
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Lilac silk sash

Lilac silk sash "Miss QUEENSLAND, 1957, and MISS AUSTRALIA Q...

Helen Wood collection - Miss Australia 1957
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Sashes
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Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Helen Cooper
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1957
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Club

Club

University of Sydney collection
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Clubs
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Site of the Tumut Ponds Dam Jan 1957 SMA

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Tumut Pond Dam, New South Wales, Australia
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Snowy Mountains Authority
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1957
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Pigmented cylindrical fibre basket

Pigmented cylindrical fibre basket

Professor Ronald Berndt collection
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Baskets
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1957
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Wooden boat shaped container

Wooden boat shaped container

Katherine Stow collection
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Containers
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1957
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Spearhead

Spearhead

University of Sydney collection
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Spearheads
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Western Australia, Australia
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1957
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Wooden mallet

Wooden mallet

Professor Adolphus Elkin collection
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Mallets
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North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Pigmented cylindrical fibre basket

Pigmented cylindrical fibre basket

Professor Ronald Berndt collection
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Baskets
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1957
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Kangaroo right fibula awl

Kangaroo right fibula awl

University of Sydney collection
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Awls
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Archer River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Bone china dinner plate printed with the Commonwealth Parlia...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dinner plates
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Sunbeam brand Mixmaster with Drinkmix blending attachment

Cidi Scott collection
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Kitchenware
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Sunbeam
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1957
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Shoulder ornament

Shoulder ornament

University of Sydney collection
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Personal adornments
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1957
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Bone china side plate with a coloured Commonwealth Parliamen...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Side plates
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Cronulla South School Class 2A 1957

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1957
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AWA brand radio

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Radios
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1957
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Small cream woollen baby socks

Small cream woollen baby socks

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Socks
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1957
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Entree plate with gold Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms insignia

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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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Deep oval concaved wooden container

Deep oval concaved wooden container

Professor H Davies collection
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Containers
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1957
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SMA Pioneer Tour Passengers at the Snowy River Lookout Jan 1...

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Snowy River, New South Wales, Australia
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Snowy Mountains Authority
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1957
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Shield

Shield

Jesse Hammond collection
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Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Photograph of Cronulla South School Class 2A, 1957

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1957
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Shield

Shield

University of Sydney collection
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Gogo, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Two Turbinidae Ninella Torquata shells from Rottnest Island

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1957
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Painted wooden 'female' Tiwi spear

Painted wooden 'female' Tiwi spear

Vic Skermer collection
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Spears
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Black Joe, Wambiautumiri
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1957
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Wooden tapstick

Wooden tapstick

University of Sydney collection
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Percussion instruments
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Plaited fibre armband decorated with pigments

Plaited fibre armband decorated with pigments

University of Sydney collection
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Armbands
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Pigmented, deep cylindrical fibre basket

Pigmented, deep cylindrical fibre basket

University of Sydney collection
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Baskets
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1957
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Cronulla South School, class 1B 1957

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1957
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Club

Club

Katherine Stow collection
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Clubs
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Western NSW, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Bone china cheese plate printed with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms insignia

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Plates
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Painted wooden 'female' Tiwi spear

Painted wooden 'female' Tiwi spear

Vic Skermer collection
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Spears
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Black Joe, Wambiautumiri
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1957
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Wooden tapstick with rounded tapered ends

Wooden tapstick with rounded tapered ends

University of Sydney collection
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Percussion instruments
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Headband made from continuous loop of eighteen strands of fibre string

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University of Sydney collection
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Headbands
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Northern Territory, Australia
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1957
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Maralinga atomic test facility staff souvenir necktie for th...

Maralinga collection
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Neckties
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London, England
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T M Lewin & Sons Ltd
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1957
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