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Motoring Map of Malaya used by James Pitkeathly, 1929

Motoring Map of Malaya used by James Pitkeathly, 1929

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Road maps
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Malaysia
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Emanuel Brothers cash book October 1967 - November 1970

Emanuel Brothers cash book October 1967 - November 1970

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Cherrabun Station journal July 1964 - June 1969

Cherrabun Station journal July 1964 - June 1969

Emanuel Family collection
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'Wantili to Wuranu' by Lily Long and Sarah Brooks, 2007

'Wantili to Wuranu' by Lily Long and Sarah Brooks, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Long
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2007
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Doily

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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'Nyaru' by Charlie Wallabi, 2007

'Nyaru' by Charlie Wallabi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Charlie Wallabi
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2007
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'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin and Jane Gimme, 2007

'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin and Jane Gimme, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Eubena Nampitjin
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2007
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Rarriwell and Meda Pastoral Company cash book March 1960 - September 1970

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Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Walungawari Waterhole by Queenie McKenzie, 1998

Walungawari Waterhole by Queenie McKenzie, 1998

Judith and Ron Behan collection no. 1
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Queenie M. Nakarra
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1998
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'it will be a great day when our schools get all the money they need and the air force has to hold a cake stall to buy a bomber'

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Tea-towels
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Australia
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Royal Australian Air Force
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1981
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'Tika Tika' by Nola Campbell, 2008

'Tika Tika' by Nola Campbell, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Patjarr, Western Australia, Australia
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Nola Campbell
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2008
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Oval cream linen doily embroidered with a motif of poinsettias

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doilies
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Muriel Kelly collection
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Round cream linen doily embroidered with a flower basket in colour

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Nettie McColive collection
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Awelye by Josie Petyarre

Awelye by Josie 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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Josie K. Petyarre
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1990
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Whitework oval linen table centre in mountmellick work

Whitework oval linen table centre in mountmellick work

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Table linen
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1900
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Two white linen pillow shams

Two white linen pillow shams

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1910
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Emanuel Brothers personal ledger 1939 - 1949

Emanuel Brothers personal ledger 1939 - 1949

Emanuel Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Oil on linen portrait of the racehorse 'Jorrocks'

Oil on linen portrait of the racehorse 'Jorrocks'

Jorrocks collection
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Unknown Artist
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1840
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Untitled painting by Lucky Kngwarreye Morton

Untitled painting by Lucky Kngwarreye Morton

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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Lucky Kngwarreye Morton
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1990
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'Wikirri' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2007

'Wikirri' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Jakayu Biljabu
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2007
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Handmade white linen cross-shaped table centre with a fancywork design of daisies

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Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Table linen
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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This House is a Nuclear Free Zone tea-towel

This House is a Nuclear Free Zone tea-towel

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Tea-towels
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Hand crocheted white doily with linen centre and pointed edges

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Hey Family collection
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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Emanuel Brothers general ledger 1937 - 1948

Emanuel Brothers general ledger 1937 - 1948

Emanuel Family collection
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Emanuel Brothers minute book March 1917 - November 1923

Emanuel Brothers minute book March 1917 - November 1923

Emanuel Family collection
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Cherrabun Station cash book September 1961 - December 1974

Cherrabun Station cash book September 1961 - December 1974

Emanuel Family collection
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Mullumbar Station cash book 1963-1979

Mullumbar Station cash book 1963-1979

Emanuel Family collection
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'Yumari', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1981

'Yumari', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1981

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1981
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Rectangular cream linen doily embroidered with a flower basket in colour

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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'Pangkapini, Minyipuru' by Norma Giles, 2008

'Pangkapini, Minyipuru' by Norma Giles, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Warburton, Western Australia, Australia
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Norma Giles
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2008
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Linen pillow sham

Linen pillow sham

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Pillow shams
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1920
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'Kumpupirntily' by Jakayu Biljabu and Dadda Samson, 2007

'Kumpupirntily' by Jakayu Biljabu and Dadda Samson, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Jakayu Biljabu
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2007
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Untitled painting by Ada Bird Petyarre

Untitled painting by Ada Bird 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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Ada B. Petyarre
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1990
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Tea-towel printed with 'The Peace Bus; driving for disarmament'

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Tea-towels
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1984
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'Mungily' by Veronica Lulu, 2008

'Mungily' by Veronica Lulu, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Mulan, Western Australia, Australia
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Veronica Lulu
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2008
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Octagonal white linen doily embroidered with a motif of purple and pink lilies

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Nettie McColive collection
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Sign Here - So Help Me God! by Ellen Jose

Sign Here - So Help Me God! by Ellen Jose

Ellen Jose collection
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Oil paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Ellen Jose
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1992
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Square white cotton table centre cloth made by Una May Roadknight at Orbost, Victoria, in 1906

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Una May Irvine collection no. 1
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Table linen
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Orbost, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Una M. Irvine
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1906
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'Waruwiya' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

'Waruwiya' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Helicopter Tjungurrayi
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2007
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Rarriwell and Meda Pastoral Company journal Janurary 1939 - December 1963

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Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Punyurrpungkunya', painted by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi, 1977

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1977
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'Kiriwirri' by Jan Billycan, 2008

'Kiriwirri' by Jan Billycan, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Bidyadanga (La Grange), Western Australia, Australia
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Jan Billycan
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2008
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Painting by Josephine Nangala, 2007

Painting by Josephine Nangala, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kujuwarri, Western Australia, Australia
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Josephine Nangala
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2007
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Empire Day poster

Empire Day poster

Empire Day poster collection
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Posters
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J Roy Stevens Pty Ltd
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Linen rectangle with embroidery in shades of grey, green and brown

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Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Textile samplers
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Tasmanian Embroiderers' Guild
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Length of linen tape

Length of linen tape

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Emanuel Brothers deed register

Emanuel Brothers deed register

Emanuel Family collection
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Emanuel Brothers journal 1896 - 1924

Emanuel Brothers journal 1896 - 1924

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Rectangular cream linen doily (traycloth) embroidered with a motif of a blue tea cup

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Oval cream linen doily embroidered with a floral motif dominated by two large purple flowers

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Nettie McColive collection
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Rarriwell and Meda Pastoral Company minute book March 1949 - June 1970

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Emanuel Family collection
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'Puntuwarri' by Pukarlyi Milly Kelly, 2007

'Puntuwarri' by Pukarlyi Milly Kelly, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Milly Kelly
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2007
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