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Letter opener

Letter opener

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Paperknives
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Stirling silver wax match container or vesta box

Stirling silver wax match container or vesta box

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Vesta cases
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Engraved print titled 'Mount Laura, Camperdown', by James Charles Armytage, from book 'Australia' by Edwin Carton Booth, 1876

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Engravings
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London, England
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James C. Armytage
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1876
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'Dark palm tree', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1980

'Dark palm tree', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1980

Bonita Mabo collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1980
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Raffia tray

Raffia tray

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Trays
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Dulux for your home - A guide to use of all paint materials

Dulux for your home - A guide to use of all paint materials

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Instruction booklets
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Ashtray consisting of mulga wood base with a circular metal insert

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Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Ashtrays
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Political cartoon of Paul Keating handing over Aboriginal rights, by Ron Tandberg

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Political cartoons
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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Kangaroo letter opener with a tortoiseshell blade

Kangaroo letter opener with a tortoiseshell blade

Terence Lane collection
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Paperknives
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Box for Rasier-Apparal-Zero

Box for Rasier-Apparal-Zero

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Boxes
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Bringing Them Home

Bringing Them Home

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Acrylic paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Therese Birch
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Copy on archival quality paper of a cookbook

Copy on archival quality paper of a cookbook

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Cookbooks
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Royal Agriculture Society of NSW, dated 1920 -  No 4008

Royal Agriculture Society of NSW, dated 1920 - No 4008

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Membership badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1920
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Square, glass inkstand

Square, glass inkstand

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Inkstands
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England
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Maraian Ceremony Death of Luma Luma by Billy Yirawala

Maraian Ceremony Death of Luma Luma by Billy Yirawala

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Bark paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Political cartoon titled 'MABO', by Geoff Pryor, 1993

Political cartoon titled 'MABO', by Geoff Pryor, 1993

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Political cartoons
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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EPNS boomerang-shaped letter opener, made about 1913

EPNS boomerang-shaped letter opener, made about 1913

Terence Lane collection
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Paperknives
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1913
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I make no apology

I make no apology

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Political Cartoons
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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2007
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Woodchipping in Australia

Woodchipping in Australia

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1996
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Latin letter opener

Latin letter opener

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Paperknives
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Carving gouge

Carving gouge

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Carving gouges
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Lidded tobacco jar made of mulga wood

Lidded tobacco jar made of mulga wood

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Tobacco jars
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Cartoon of John Howard saying 'YOU'LL WORK LONGER, GET PAID LESS AND YOU'LL BE MUCH BETTER OFF'

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Ron Tandberg collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1992
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Poster of Eddie Mabo, by Clifford Beresford Robinson, 1993

Poster of Eddie Mabo, by Clifford Beresford Robinson, 1993

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Clifford B. Robinson
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1993
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Cane carpet beater

Cane carpet beater

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Carpet beaters
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Paperknife

Paperknife

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Paperknives
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London, England
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1876
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Cartoon titled 'The River Bed', by Ron Tandberg, 2008

Cartoon titled 'The River Bed', by Ron Tandberg, 2008

Political Cartooning 2008 collection
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Political Cartoons
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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2008
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Brown, orange, yellow and green knitted tea-cosy

Brown, orange, yellow and green knitted tea-cosy

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Tea-cosies
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Nib pen

Nib pen

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Pens
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Lions' letter opener

Lions' letter opener

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Paperknives
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Metal holder which houses a razor blade

Metal holder which houses a razor blade

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Shaving equipment
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Calendar

Calendar

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Calendars
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Inkstand lid

Inkstand lid

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Inkstands
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Long thin cylindrical container containing a pipe cleaning utensil

Long thin cylindrical container containing a pipe cleaning u...

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Pipe cleaners
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Calendar

Calendar

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Calendars
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Plasta Weld

Plasta Weld

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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'Still life with jar and bowl', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1952

'Still life with jar and bowl', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1952

Bonita Mabo collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1952
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Paper knife

Paper knife

Bothwell Museum collection
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Paperknives
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England, United Kingdom
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Nestles
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Cramp

Cramp

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Print titled Timirrikimaka by Margo Wommatakimi, 1988

Print titled Timirrikimaka by Margo Wommatakimi, 1988

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Prints
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margo Wommatakimi
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1988
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Plaque presented by the Government of NSW to commemorate the official opening of the Sydney Opera House in 1973

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Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Plaques
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Government
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1973
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Pipe consisting of reddish, polished wooden bowl and a detachable plastic[?] stem

Pipe consisting of reddish, polished wooden bowl and a detac...

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Smoking pipes
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MABO Treaty, by Alan Moir

MABO Treaty, by Alan Moir

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Cartoons
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Mr Alan Moir
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'Dragon Heads', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1951

'Dragon Heads', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1951

Bonita Mabo collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1951
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Razor blade

Razor blade

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Razor blades
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Calendar

Calendar

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Calendars
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Aboriginal people in custody

Aboriginal people in custody

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1996
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Square, clear glass inkstand

Square, clear glass inkstand

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Inkstands
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England
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'Tree and landscape', painted by Eddie Mabo

'Tree and landscape', painted by Eddie Mabo

Bonita Mabo collection
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Eddie K. Mabo
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Bark painting of two figures relating to the Maraian ceremony by Billy Yirawala

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Yirawala
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Letter opener

Letter opener

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Paperknives
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The gun debate

The gun debate

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1996
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Carving chisel

Carving chisel

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Carving chisels
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Calendar

Calendar

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Calendars
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The lucky country

The lucky country

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1996
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Lockable cash box and an Australian five dollar note

Lockable cash box and an Australian five dollar note

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Moneyboxes
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Wooden mallet

Wooden mallet

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Mallets
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Mulga wood desk calendar presented to R E M Mitchell by the Staff of Minter, Simpson & Co, on 31 March 1939

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Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Desk calendars
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1939
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Pipe consisting of reddish, polished wooden bowl and a detachable plastic[?] stem

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Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Smoking pipes
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Survival 2001

Survival 2001

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Posters
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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