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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1984
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

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W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1984
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Certificate of thanks to Ruby Lee for donating $1 to the Australian Olympic Team, 1984

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Ruby Lee collection
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Certificates of appreciation
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Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1984
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Paul House's didjeridu

Paul House's didjeridu

Paul House collection no. 1
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Didjeridus
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Paul House
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1984
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Nuclear Disarmament Party for the Upper House in Western Australia in the 1984 Federal Elections

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Senator Jo Vallentine collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Western Australia, Australia
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Nuclear Disarmament Party of Australia
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1984
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Certificate

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1984
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Certificate

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1984
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Colour photograph of the launch of the Peace Bus, Hobart, October 1984

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Hobart Peace Centre collection
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Photographs
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Rodney Baker
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1984
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Colour photograph of Rodney Baker and Kit Hokanson in front of Tasmania's Peace Bus

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Hobart Peace Centre collection
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Photographs
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Rodney Baker
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1984
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Silkscreen print poster 'Stop the Miss Victoria Quest'

Silkscreen print poster 'Stop the Miss Victoria Quest'

Tanya McIntyre collection
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Posters
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Victoria, Australia
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Tanya McIntyre
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1984
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Certificate

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1984
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Retreat from Kirribilli

Retreat from Kirribilli

Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1984
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'Wulawarry' freshwater eel tailed catfish and 'Bipupan' file snakes at Murwangi

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Sally Banyard collection
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Bark paintings
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Arafura Swamp, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Garrawun
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1984
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Bark painting 'Ngalkunburriyaymi, The Female Rainbow Serpent' by Bardayal Nadjamerrek, Gunbalanya, about 1989

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Inada Holdings 06/07/1984 collection
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1984
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The Princess of Wales Fashion Handbook

The Princess of Wales Fashion Handbook

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Books
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London, England
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Tim Graham
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1984
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The Royal Family Pop-Up Book

The Royal Family Pop-Up Book

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pop-up books
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Patrick Montague-Smith
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1984
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Painting depicting a buffalo with cross-hatched infill

Painting depicting a buffalo with cross-hatched infill

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Harry Marangura
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1984
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Poster that advertises the screening of a television film do...

West Theatre Company collection
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Event posters
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Moonee Ponds, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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West Theatre Company
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1984
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Cartoon depicting a man falling asleep in front of the telev...

Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1984
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Leyland Atlantean double-decker bus known as the 'Peace Bus'

Leyland Atlantean double-decker bus known as the 'Peace Bus'

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Buses
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England
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Leyland Motors
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1971
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Cartoon of Labor Minister for Foreign Affairs, Bill Hayden, ...

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1984
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Competition boomerang made and used by Rob Croll when he made the record of 653 catches without a drop in 1984

Competition boomerang made and used by Rob Croll when he mad...

Robert Croll Boomerang Competition collection
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Boomerangs
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Rob Croll
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1984
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Dr Gerald Holt collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Inverway, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1984
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Cotton calico sail for the Borroloola canoe

Cotton calico sail for the Borroloola canoe

Ida Ninganga collection
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Sails
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Borroloola, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Ida Ninganga
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1984
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Modern copy of a carved wooden fork of the type used in 'ritual cannibal feasts' in Fiji

Modern copy of a carved wooden fork of the type used in 'rit...

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Forks
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Deuba, Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1984
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Dronepipe

Dronepipe

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1982 collection
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Didjeridus
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1982
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'Imparja' - Music from Black Australia'

Redback Graphix collection
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Posters
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Mr Michael Callaghan
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1984
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Ficidae Ficus Subintermedia

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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1984
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If it's good enough for New York, it's good enough for Victo...

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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T-shirts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1984
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form a square bag

Two-ply fibre string looped to form a square bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1982 collection
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Bags
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1984
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Print by Robert Wonga

Print by Robert Wonga

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Robert Wonga
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1984
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Club

Club

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Clubs
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Not provided
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1984
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Austral Bronze Stopwork Meeting June 1984

Austral Bronze collection
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Video cassettes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Combined Unions Works Committee (AABC Ltd)
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1984
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Carved wooden sculpture of a human figure with a conical base

Carved wooden sculpture of a human figure with a conical bas...

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baluka Maymuru
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1984
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Help fight cancer - stop uranium

Help fight cancer - stop uranium

Movement Against Uranium Mining collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Movement Against Uranium Mining
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1984
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Photographs of the Space Shuttle 'Challenger' and astronauts...

Australian American Association collection
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Commemorative objects
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Robert 'Bob' J. Hawke
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1984
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Conical woven plant fibre basket

Conical woven plant fibre basket

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Baskets
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ester Manangu
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1984
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Souvenir program of the 1st Test Golden Jubilee of Test Cric...

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Programs
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West Australian Cricket Association Ground, Perth, Perth, Western A...
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Western Australian Women's Cricket Association
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1984
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There is no day after

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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T-shirts
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1984
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Club

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J Davidson collection no. 1
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Clubs
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Not provided
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1984
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Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

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W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Two photographs: Inside the Nomadic Action Group Truck befor...

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Nomadic Action Group
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1984
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Bark painting depicting Rainbow Lorikeets in a tree

Bark painting depicting Rainbow Lorikeets in a tree

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Bark paintings
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Norah Bindul
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1984
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Black and white drawing of a Midnight Oil Concert on Novembe...

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Midnight Oil Band
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1984
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Wedding group

Margot Child collection
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Postcards
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Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1984
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Peace the No.1 Issue

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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T-shirts
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1984
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Poster titled 'What's at Watsonia? Nuclear Threat! Peace Cam...

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Watsonia, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1984
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

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W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Cartoon of Norm Gallagher, Victorian State Secretary of the ...

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1984
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Painting depicting decoartive motifs that are found on Tiwi baskets

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Bark paintings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gwendeline Puangwugi
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1984
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Four photographs of Benny Zable - Roxby Rally, and, The cage...

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Nomadic Action Group
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1984
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Boomerang

Boomerang

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Not provided
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1984
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Plaited strands of fibrous material

Plaited strands of fibrous material

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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String
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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1984
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Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

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W Herbert and C Peters collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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Benny Zable in costume outside of the South Australian Parli...

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1984
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Colour photograph of Rhea Seddon and Robert 'Hoot' Gibson wi...

Australian American Association collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Rhea Seddon
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1984
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