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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears, mouth and teeth

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Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Blowering Dam

Blowering Dam

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Programs
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Blowering Dam, New South Wales, Australia
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Water Conservation & Irrigation Commission
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1968
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Commonwealth of Australia Remittance by Group Employer, 1968

Commonwealth of Australia Remittance by Group Employer, 1968

ET Fealy collection
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Receipts
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1968
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Certificate awarded at the Upper Hunter P. & A. Association 78th Annual Show, Muswellbrook, 1968 for second prized for an appliqued doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Muswellbrook, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1968
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Certificate awarded at the Kerang District Agricultural Society 84th Annual Show, 1968 for first prize for an appliqued doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Kerang, Victoria, Australia
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Kerang New Times Print
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1968
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Lionel Rose's International Bantamweight Championship Title Match, 2 July 1968 boxing trophy

Lionel Rose's International Bantamweight Championship Title ...

Lionel Rose collection no. 2
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Trophies
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Tokyo, Japan
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Lionel Rose
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1968
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Emu & Snake, painted on a tea chest lid by Johnny Bamagal.

Emu & Snake, painted on a tea chest lid by Johnny Bamagal.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Bamagal
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1968
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Australia XIX Olympic Games Mexico 68 pennant

Australia XIX Olympic Games Mexico 68 pennant

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Pennants
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Mexico
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1968
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'Napililingu', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

'Napililingu', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1968
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Words and music for two anti-conscription songs

Words and music for two anti-conscription songs

Robert Scates collection
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Sheet music
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Australia
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Glen Tomassetti
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1968
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Wynard Agricultural and Pastoral Society Annual Show, 1968 for first prize for a tapestry bag

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Wynyard, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1968
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Christmas Eve in the Land of the Dispossessed by Kevin Gilbert

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Eleanor Williams-Gilbert collection
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Linocuts
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Mr Kevin Gilbert
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1968
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Certificate awarded at the Wangaratta Agricultural and Industrial Society Annual Show, 1968 for first prize for a calico apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1968
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Maraiin

Maraiin

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Baldu
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1968
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Painting depicts 11 human figures and 2 wallabies

Painting depicts 11 human figures and 2 wallabies

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithili Wanambi
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1968
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Souvenir card Blowering Dam - Ceremony to mark the first release of water for irrigation

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Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Cards
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Blowering Dam, New South Wales, Australia
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Water Conservation & Irrigation Commission
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1968
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Emu.

Emu.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Baldu
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1968
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'Opossum Tree  Dreaming', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

'Opossum Tree Dreaming', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1968
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Blue dance program titled 'Programme, Government House, 1868'

Blue dance program titled 'Programme, Government House, 1868...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1868
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Conidae Conus Mustellinus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Four Conidae Conus Monachus shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Ellobiidae Volegalea Wardiana

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Cymatiidae Cymatium Gutturnium

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Emu Dance Gupupuyngu Mortuary  Rites.

Emu Dance Gupupuyngu Mortuary Rites.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mundjinu
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1968
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Miss Australia Quest, Monique Mulder - NSW Charity Queen 1968

Miss Australia Quest, Monique Mulder - NSW Charity Queen 196...

Monique Mulder-Finlay collection - Miss NSW Charity Queen 1968
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Charity badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Australia Company
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1968
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Volutidae Melo Amphora (juvenile)

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Kangaroo.

Kangaroo.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Copper
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1968
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Dreaming

Dreaming

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Willie Martin
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1968
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Souvenir of the ceremony to mark the first release of water from Blowering Dam

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Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Envelopes
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Blowering Dam, New South Wales, Australia
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Water Conservation & Irrigation Commission
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1968
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Rainbow  Snake.

Rainbow Snake.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Panmkal
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1968
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Djanda.

Djanda.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Muwarra
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1968
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Barramundi.

Barramundi.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Milipi
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1968
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Haliotidae Haliotis Varia from Grose Island

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Haliotidae Haliotis Varia

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Flying fox and water dreaming.

Flying fox and water dreaming.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Copper
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1968
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears and eyes

Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears and eyes

Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Two Cypraeidae Cypraea Errones shells from Lee Point

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Fire drill base

Fire drill base

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Fire-making equipment
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1968
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Muricidae Pterynotus Acanthopterus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Two Turbinidae Turbo Petholatus shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Pale purple sash with gold coloured fringe and gold printing

Pale purple sash with gold coloured fringe and gold printing...

Monique Mulder-Finlay collection - Miss NSW Charity Queen 1968
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Sashes
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Australia Company
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1968
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Rainbow snake

Rainbow snake

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spider
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1968
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Volutidae Notovoluta Kreuslerae (rare)

Volutidae Notovoluta Kreuslerae (rare)

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Spencer Gulf, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Rodney Fox
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1968
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Two Muricidae Chicoreus Cornucervi shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Volutidae Melo Amphora (juvenile)

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Two Cypraeidae Cypraea Gracilis shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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White sash with bronze coloured fringe and

White sash with bronze coloured fringe and "MISS NEW SOUTH W...

Monique Mulder-Finlay collection - Miss NSW Charity Queen 1968
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Sashes
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Australia Company
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1968
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Lower grinding stone

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Lower grinding stones
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1968
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Snake and eagle hawk.

Snake and eagle hawk.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spider
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1968
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Ceremonial headdress

Ceremonial headdress

Yirrkala Arts and Crafts 17/12/1968 collection
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Headdresses
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Matjiti Maraldo
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1968
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Victa 'New Utility' Series 70 2-stroke lawn-mower, c.1968

Victa 'New Utility' Series 70 2-stroke lawn-mower, c.1968

Phillip Porta collection
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Lawnmowers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Victa Mowers Pty Ltd
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1968
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Brown  Snake.

Brown Snake.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Djungunwanga
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1968
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Ceremony.

Ceremony.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djulwadak Dawidi
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1968
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Ellobiidae Volegalea Wardiana

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Untitled, by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

Untitled, by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1968
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Cypraeidae Cypraea Pyriformis

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Club

Club

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Clubs
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Djungunwanga
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1968
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Conidae Conus Quercinus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Goanna.

Goanna.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Baldu
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1968
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Fire drill

Fire drill

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Fire-making equipment
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1968
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