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Round wire mesh strainer with a metal plate soldered onto the base

Round wire mesh strainer with a metal plate soldered onto th...

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Strainers
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Picturesque Isles Of The South Seas

Picturesque Isles Of The South Seas

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Books
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1934
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Australian Comforts Fund, fundraising badge

Australian Comforts Fund, fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Australian Comforts Fund
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Mercer Marine Survey Chronometer No 14898 mounted in cylindrical metal case with lid

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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Carriage suspension spring

Carriage suspension spring

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Horse drawn vehicle components
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Portrait of Mary Faithfull, by Myra Felton, 1867

Portrait of Mary Faithfull, by Myra Felton, 1867

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Pastel drawings
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Myra Felton
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1867
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Cut-throat razor

Cut-throat razor

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Cut-throat razors
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Sheffield, England
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H.Cadman & Sons
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Aldinga Annual Ploughing Match 1853 'Best Man'

Aldinga Annual Ploughing Match 1853 'Best Man'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1853
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Convict love token engraved with the names J. Kelly and C. Underwood, 1835

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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CND - Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament

CND - Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
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1960
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Custom-made hay baling hooks

Custom-made hay baling hooks

Barry Cranston collection
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Hooks
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1950
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No More Hiroshima

No More Hiroshima

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Hiroshima, Japan
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Holden Torana tiepin

Holden Torana tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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Vietnam Moratorium Withdrawal All Troops Now

Vietnam Moratorium Withdrawal All Troops Now

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Vietnam
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1975
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Convict love token from R. Cooper

Convict love token from R. Cooper

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Child's ski stocks

Child's ski stocks

Margret Doring collection
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Sports equipment
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English cricketer J.T. Hearne - 1897/8 English Touring team to Australia

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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1892
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Pascall Sweets tin

Pascall Sweets tin

Muriel Kelly collection
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Food storage containers
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Claremont, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Cadbury Fry Pascall Pty Ltd
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Container

Container

Hazel Merlo collection
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Containers
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Guillotine

Guillotine

Sir Roland Wilson collection no. 2
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Office equipment
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Pair of running shoes

Pair of running shoes

Nova Peris collection
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Sports footwear
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Nike
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Rabbit trap

Rabbit trap

CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Rabbit traps
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CSIRO - Division of Wildlife and Ecology
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Overshoes

Overshoes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Overshoes
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Buzacott Cyanogas Dust Blower Rabbit Fumigator Pump

Buzacott Cyanogas Dust Blower Rabbit Fumigator Pump

Cregan Family collection
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Pest control equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Buzacott & Co Ltd
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1920
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NCR electro-mechanical ticket selling machine, used by the West Australian Totalisator Agency Board

NCR electro-mechanical ticket selling machine, used by the W...

West Australian Totalisator Agency Board collection
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Ticket machines
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Western Australia, Australia
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National Cash Register
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1962
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Cage trap

Cage trap

CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Traps
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Gungahlin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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CSIRO - Division of Wildlife and Ecology
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A pendant and chain in a presentation box commemorating the life of Ho Chi Minh.

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Union of Australian Women collection
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Pendants
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J.T. Tyldesley from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia.

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Pair of roller skates from about 1975

Pair of roller skates from about 1975

Margaret Alexander collection no. 2
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Roller-skates
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1970
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Food storage container

Food storage container

Rae Page collection
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Food storage containers
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WEL

WEL

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Political badges
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You are among equals

You are among equals

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Commemorative badges
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Convict love token from John Honell, 1835

Convict love token from John Honell, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Australia Unlimited - Immigration Builds a Nation

Australia Unlimited - Immigration Builds a Nation

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Commonwealth Immigration Office
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1956
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Blue tin badge depicting Ben Chifley with 'Chifley Spells Security' slogan

Blue tin badge depicting Ben Chifley with 'Chifley Spells Se...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 7
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Political badges
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Australian Labor Party
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1949
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Moulded wooden lid to cover a Hammond Multiplex typewriter

Moulded wooden lid to cover a Hammond Multiplex typewriter

National Library of Australia collection
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Lids
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New York, New York, United States of America
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Hammond Typewriter Company
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1913
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Metal crucifix

Metal crucifix

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Crucifixes
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1949
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Richmond Cricket Club 1939-40

Richmond Cricket Club 1939-40

Nanette Ward collection
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Membership badges
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Brick Day, Soldiers' Home

Brick Day, Soldiers' Home

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Soldiers' Home League Inc
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Souvenir teaspoon of the Queen Mother

Souvenir teaspoon of the Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Teaspoons
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Cheer-Up Society

Cheer-Up Society

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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South Australia, Australia
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Cheer-Up Society
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1914
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2nd FIFA Coaching School for Asia, Kuala Lumpur

2nd FIFA Coaching School for Asia, Kuala Lumpur

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Folders
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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1972
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Glass replica diamond and emerald wattle arrangement brooch

Glass replica diamond and emerald wattle arrangement brooch

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Brooches
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Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Perfume bottle

Perfume bottle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Perfume bottles
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Suitcase covered with brown lacquered-hessian over molded composite wooden boards

Suitcase covered with brown lacquered-hessian over molded co...

Marion Douglas and Pamela Yonge collection
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Suitcases
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Walter H. Eddison
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1913
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Chasm Is.

Chasm Is.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baijimma
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1969
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Two metal badges depicting portraits of Jon Hanricks and Merv Lincoln

Two metal badges depicting portraits of Jon Hanricks and Mer...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Commemorative badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Knife with a wide blade with broken point

Knife with a wide blade with broken point

Thompson Family collection
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Knives
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Badge with portrait of Winsome Cripps

Badge with portrait of Winsome Cripps

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Commemorative badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Palm Sunday March 19th Disarm the Seas

Palm Sunday March 19th Disarm the Seas

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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'Sexiest' bra decorated by Alana Purcell

'Sexiest' bra decorated by Alana Purcell

Many Threads collection
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Artworks
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Cherbourg, Queensland, Australia
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Alana Purcell
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2014
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Stop French Testing

Stop French Testing

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Muroroa Atoll, Tuamotu Archipelago, French Polynesia
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Direction des Centres d'Experimentation Nucleaires
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1966
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Box for 'Lister' Sheep-Shearing combs used at 'Rocky Plains' via Berridale

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Tony Preston collection no. 4
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Storage boxes
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Dursley, Gloucestershire, England
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R A Lister and Company Limited
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1910
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Badge titled 'No Troops for Sinai'

Badge titled 'No Troops for Sinai'

General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Political badges
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Sinai, Egypt
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Palestine Liberation Organisation
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1982
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Convict love token engraved with the name Jane Jones

Convict love token engraved with the name Jane Jones

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Two wheeled trolley constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

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Sir Roland Wilson collection no. 2
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Toys
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Sir Roland Wilson
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1956
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Convict love token engraved with the name Mary Jones, 1848

Convict love token engraved with the name Mary Jones, 1848

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Equal Pay Year 1986

Equal Pay Year 1986

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Convict love token from R.S.

Convict love token from R.S.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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I am a Woman for Peace

I am a Woman for Peace

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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