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Assorted zippers and fabric

Assorted zippers and fabric

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Zippers
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Giants of the Game

Giants of the Game

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Hon H R. Lyttelton
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1856
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Cream oval table centre with lace edging

Cream oval table centre with lace edging

Lois Grosse collection
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Table linen
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Lemon coloured semi-circular tatted tea cosy

Lemon coloured semi-circular tatted tea cosy

Lois Grosse collection
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Tea-cosies
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Hampden, South Australia, Australia
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Vera E. Ottens
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1935
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Key to the city of Bellflower presented to Joan Stanbury

Key to the city of Bellflower presented to Joan Stanbury

Joan Stanbury collection
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Commemorative objects
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting three fish in x-ray style and a figure, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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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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1974
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Wildflowers quilt

Wildflowers quilt

Nettie McColive collection
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Quilts
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South Australia, Australia
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Minetta 'Nettie' McColive
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1933
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Sheer black mourning 'overdress' with ruffled bodice

Sheer black mourning 'overdress' with ruffled bodice

Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Mourning dresses
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1910
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Light brown silk faille bonnet with self fabric fringe and ruffles around face

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bonnets
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1870
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Cloth bucket hat with red, blue and white coloured patterns

Cloth bucket hat with red, blue and white coloured patterns

Norm Wilson PNG Patrol Officer collection
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Hats
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Travelling trunk associated with the Cobb & Co Concord Coach used by the Nowland family

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Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 1
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Trunks
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Pair of lady's two-tone calf-length boots

Pair of lady's two-tone calf-length boots

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boots
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Farmers Co Ltd
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1880
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Pair of canvas and leather gaiters

Pair of canvas and leather gaiters

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Gaiters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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I helped fight the January BUSHFIRES in New South Wales 1994

I helped fight the January BUSHFIRES in New South Wales 1994

Jon Belmonte collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Jonathan 'Jon' S. Belmonte
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1994
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The Book of Common Prayer

The Book of Common Prayer

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prayer books
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1862
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The English Game of Cricket

The English Game of Cricket

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Charles Box
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1877
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'Hollow log' portable cabin, used on geological surveys by Dr John and Roma Dulhunty

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John and Roma Dulhunty collection
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Caravans
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New South Wales, Australia
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Dr John Dulhunty
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1975
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Green and brown cap, with an INTERFET badge on the front

Green and brown cap, with an INTERFET badge on the front

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Caps
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Cigarette card of the Red Ensign

Cigarette card of the Red Ensign

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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WD & HO Wills
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Hurricane lamp

Hurricane lamp

Bothwell Museum collection
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Kerosene lamps
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Australia
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Lanora Australia
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Land grant issued to Gregory Blaxland signed by Governor Lachlan Macquarie, 25 August 1812

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Gregory Blaxland Land Grant collection
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Deeds
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Major-General Lachlan Macquarie
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1812
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Silver box with gold crest

Silver box with gold crest

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Presentation boxes
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Montreal, Canada
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Olav Schappacher
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1937
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Grey, white and navy, wide-brimmed ladies dress hat

Grey, white and navy, wide-brimmed ladies dress hat

Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Woven runner with embroidered lace edging

Woven runner with embroidered lace edging

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career 1973

Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Jo...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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No Dams in SW Tasmania. World Heritage

No Dams in SW Tasmania. World Heritage

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
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Goulburn to Sydney 1928 sash

Goulburn to Sydney 1928 sash

Ken Ross collection
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Sashes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1928
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Plastic coated bookmark with a pale gold thread embriodered around the edges

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Lois Grosse collection
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Bookmarks
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1957
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Book in Dutch language

Book in Dutch language

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Books
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Horses and Cowboy 1997, 1999

Horses and Cowboy 1997, 1999

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Young
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1997
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Purse with label

Purse with label

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Purses
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Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit Office collection
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Vests
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Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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Miniature Classical Library.

Miniature Classical Library.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1836
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Rectangular unopened package of Greenhalgh's brand small sterile dressings

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Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Dressings
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Pair of wicket keeper's leather gloves worn by Australian wicket keeper Rod Marsh

Pair of wicket keeper's leather gloves worn by Australian wi...

Swan Richards collection
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Cricket equipment
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Kookaburra Sport
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1970
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A Parting Gift

A Parting Gift

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1837
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Cushion cover with embroidered images depicting the Hmong community travelling during war

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Irene Matthews collection
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Cushion covers
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Laos
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Coat-hanger with a pink crushed velvet cover

Coat-hanger with a pink crushed velvet cover

Beverly Silby collection
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Coat-hangers
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Nova Peris' Official Australian Team Uniform, tracksuit top,  Kuala Lumpur 1998 Commonwealth Games

Nova Peris' Official Australian Team Uniform, tracksuit top,...

Nova Peris collection
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Sports clothing
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Nova Peris
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Clements - Larwood banner

Clements - Larwood banner

Nance Pownall collection
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Banners
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1932
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Mitten made from the base of a hessian sack

Mitten made from the base of a hessian sack

ET Fealy collection
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Round cloth with crochet edge and three groups of embroidered flowers

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Table linen
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Circular silk sampler map of the western hemisphere that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook's three voyages

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Embroidered Map Samplers collection
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Maps
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Captain James Cook
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Peace March Palm Sunday

Peace March Palm Sunday

Audrey Johnson collection
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Political badges
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Maltese cross pendant

Maltese cross pendant

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Pendants
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Sir Hubert F. Opperman
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T-Model Ford Truck, used to promote Aeroplane Jelly

T-Model Ford Truck, used to promote Aeroplane Jelly

McCormick Foods Australia collection
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Trucks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited
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1924
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Series of small cowrie shells attached to plant fibre by thread

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Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Shell money
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Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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1885
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