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Ceremonial shovel used for the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Shovels
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Baron Thomas Denman
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1912
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UNTAET dan INTERFET

UNTAET dan INTERFET

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Political posters
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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The Final Hearing of the Kenbi Land Claim of 1995, (turtle shell) by Gullawun Daniel Lee, 1999

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Gullawun Daniel Roque Lee collection
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Cox Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gullawun D. Lee
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1994
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Return to Australia Location Guide Questionnaire

Return to Australia Location Guide Questionnaire

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Administrative records
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Ceremonial wooden wheelbarrow used at the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Wheelbarrows
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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W J. Spence
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1877
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Colour photograph of Barry Christophers and Joe McGinness sitting on the bonnet of a red car

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Barry Christophers collection
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Photographs
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Barry Christophers
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2000
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Carved wooden sculpture of a parrot fish 'Yambirrku'

Carved wooden sculpture of a parrot fish 'Yambirrku'

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 2
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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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1999
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Brown and black glazed terracotta mug made by Peter Ward, 2004, using a design created in 2000 by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2000
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Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Paddles
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Paddles
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Ansett Australia and Sydney 2000 Olympic Games promotional baseball cap

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Anthony Polinelli and Catherine Bridges collection
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Caps
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China
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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2000
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Shell necklace with opalescent green maireener and black cat's teeth feature shells, by Dulcie Greeno

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Dulcie Greeno collection no. 1
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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2000
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Awelye by Gloria Petyarre

Awelye by Gloria Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gloria Petyarre
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2000
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Killer Sponge

Killer Sponge

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1999
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Long necked turtle basket

Long necked turtle basket

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Baskets
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Ms Treahna Hamm
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2000
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If You Love Me Love Me Safely by Marrnyula Mununggurr

If You Love Me Love Me Safely by Marrnyula Mununggurr

Marrynyula Mununggurr collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marrnyula Mununggurr
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2000
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Double outrigger canoe named Kulbasaibai, from Saibai Island in the Torres Strait

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Saibai Island Council collection
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Canoes
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Fly River, Papua New Guinea
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Saibai Island Council
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2000
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Nunchakas

Nunchakas

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Weapons
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Three-pronged point for dugong-hunting whap or harpoon, made by Wilfred Aniba

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Wilfred Aniba collection
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Harpoons
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Wilfred Aniba
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2000
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Sydney 2000 Olympic Games cauldron

Sydney 2000 Olympic Games cauldron

Project 2000 Taskforce Olympic Games collection
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Cauldrons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Olympic Federation
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2000
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Dot painting of three water birds

Dot painting of three water birds

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Garry F. Sutton
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2000
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Nova with Sydney 2000 Olympic torch in front of Uluru

Nova with Sydney 2000 Olympic torch in front of Uluru

Nova Peris collection
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Photographs
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Uluru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Wooden scabbard for a machette

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Scabbards
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Seed and shell necklace

Seed and shell necklace

Isobel Stephens collection
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Necklaces
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Moa Island, St Paul's, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Miss Isobel Stephens
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2000
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Large painted boab nut featuring a repeated pattern of honey ants by Bonita Williams 2000

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Waringarri Arts collection
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Nut carvings
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Kununurra, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Bonita Williams
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2000
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A pair of, green and black, plush fabric trousers from Priscilla Queen of the Desert

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Colin Dent collection
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Trousers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Colin Dent
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2000
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FIFA Fair Play 1993

FIFA Fair Play 1993

Project 2000 Taskforce Olympic Games collection
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Banners
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Olympic Federation
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2000
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Husi Santa Cruz 1991

Husi Santa Cruz 1991

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Leaflets
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Muzzle-loading 'pipe gun' styled as a rifle

Muzzle-loading 'pipe gun' styled as a rifle

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Rifles
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Commemorative coin designed by Nova Peris for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Commemorative coins
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Wollongong City Soccer Club Gold Decade Member medallion, Johnny Warren, 2003

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Medallions
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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1994
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Timor Lorosae Foun

Timor Lorosae Foun

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Newsletters
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Yorta Yorta Country

Yorta Yorta Country

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Etchings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Lee Darroch
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2000
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INTERFET - Sudah Waktu Bagi Timor Timur

INTERFET - Sudah Waktu Bagi Timor Timur

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Political posters
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Milisi Saling Berkelahi

Milisi Saling Berkelahi

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Leaflets
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Nova Peris' Official Australian Ceremonial Tracksuit trousers from Sydney 2000 Olympic Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Sports clothing
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United States of America
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Barrett Model SB250RC radio

Barrett Model SB250RC radio

Les Hiddins collection
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Radios
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Barrett Communications Pty Ltd
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1976
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Woven palm leaf armband 'zugu musur'

Woven palm leaf armband 'zugu musur'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Armbands
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Ba Imi nia salvasaun

Ba Imi nia salvasaun

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Leaflets
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Deployment Guide

Deployment Guide

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Instruction books
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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INTERFET - Barang-Barang Terlarang

INTERFET - Barang-Barang Terlarang

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Political posters
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Zeiss Motorised Operating Double Microscope used by Earl Owen

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Professor Earl Owen collection
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Microscopes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Professor Earl Owen AO
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1964
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Hermannsburg earthenware pot by Carol Rontji

Hermannsburg earthenware pot by Carol Rontji

Helen Maxwell Gallery collection
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Pots
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Carol Rontji
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2000
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The New East Timor 1999

The New East Timor 1999

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Newsletters
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Danger Do Not crowd around Interfet Equipment

Danger Do Not crowd around Interfet Equipment

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Leaflets
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Cab charge voucher dated 3rd October 2000

Cab charge voucher dated 3rd October 2000

Nova Peris collection
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Vouchers
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Lake Pieces [Four panel artwork]

Lake Pieces [Four panel artwork]

Jay Arthur collection
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Artworks
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Dr Jay Arthur
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2000
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Presentation box for Wollongong City Soccer Club Gold Decade Member medallion, Johnny Warren, 2003

Presentation box for Wollongong City Soccer Club Gold Decade...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Presentation boxes
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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1994
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Case for Commemorative coin designed by Nova Peris for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Presentation cases
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Woven palm leaf armband 'zugu musur'

Woven palm leaf armband 'zugu musur'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Armbands
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Fifth panel of the embroidery titled 'The Crimson Thread of Kinship', created to commemorate the centenary of Australian federation 1901-2001

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ACT Embroiderer's Guild collection
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Embroidered pictures
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Embroiderers' Guild ACT Inc
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2000
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Timor Timur Baru Edisi 2

Timor Timur Baru Edisi 2

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Newsletters
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Slip cover for case for Commemorative coin designed by Nova Peris for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Covers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Campfire, 2000

Campfire, 2000

Tony Albert collection
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Artworks
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Tony Albert
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2000
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Spearthrower decorated with a watercolour landscape scene, an emu, a kangaroo, and a dancer

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Goodmans collection
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Spearthrowers
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Namatjira
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1970
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Clothes peg container, for attachment to the upright post of a Hill's-typre rotary clothes hoist

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Rosemary Huff-Johnston collection
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Containers
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Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1959
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Harley Davidson Sportster XLH 1200 motorcyle with custom paintwork by Alan Puckett

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Alan Puckett collection no. 2
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Motorcycles
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Harley Davidson Motorcycles
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1997
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Nova Peris' Sydney 2000 Olympic Games blazer and a cab charge

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Nova Peris collection
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Blazers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Seed and shell necklace

Seed and shell necklace

Isobel Stephens collection
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Necklaces
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Moa Island, St Paul's, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Miss Isobel Stephens
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2000
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Kangaroos and Pelicans

Kangaroos and Pelicans

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Garry F. Sutton
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2000
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