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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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Eddie K. Mabo
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1951
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Tintype portrait of a young woman 1880s

Tintype portrait of a young woman 1880s

Bothwell Museum collection
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Tintypes
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Bothwell Museum
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1880
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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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Metal tong

Metal tong

Ron Bell collection
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Tongs
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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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'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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Political cartoon of Paul Keating handing over Aboriginal rights, by Ron Tandberg

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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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Maraian Ceremony Death of Luma Luma by Billy Yirawala

Maraian Ceremony Death of Luma Luma by Billy Yirawala

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Bark paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Billy Yirawala
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Electrolux brand vacuum cleaner

Electrolux brand vacuum cleaner

Bothwell Museum collection
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Electrolux
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1930
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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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London, England
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James C. Armytage
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1876
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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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Poster titled 'Legends: Don't Dream It, Do It!'

Poster titled 'Legends: Don't Dream It, Do It!'

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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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Poster of Eddie Mabo, by Clifford Beresford Robinson, 1993

Poster of Eddie Mabo, by Clifford Beresford Robinson, 1993

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Clifford B. Robinson
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1993
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Tintype portrait of a young child

Tintype portrait of a young child

Bothwell Museum collection
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Tintypes
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Bothwell Museum
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1880
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Metal tong

Metal tong

Ron Bell collection
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Tongs
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Letter opener

Letter opener

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Paperknives
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Tintype portrait of a young man

Tintype portrait of a young man

Bothwell Museum collection
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Bothwell Museum
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Political cartoon titled 'MABO', by Geoff Pryor, 1993

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

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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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Latin letter opener

Latin letter opener

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Wooden ruler advertising Blundstone Boots

Wooden ruler advertising Blundstone Boots

Bothwell Museum collection
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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1966
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Letter from Reserve Bank to ATSIC regarding selection of David Unaipon on $50 note, 7 December 1995

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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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1995
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Wooden ruler advertising Hobart Savings Bank

Wooden ruler advertising Hobart Savings Bank

Bothwell Museum collection
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Confectionery dispenser

Confectionery dispenser

Bothwell Museum collection
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Dispensers
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Nelson's
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1966
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Hair tongs

Hair tongs

Una May Irvine collection no. 2
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Tongs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Una M. Irvine
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1930
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Metal tongs

Metal tongs

Ron Bell collection
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Tongs
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Letter opener

Letter opener

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Tintype portrait of a young man

Tintype portrait of a young man

Bothwell Museum collection
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Tintypes
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Bothwell Museum
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1880
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Home-made tongs used for laying baits for poisoning rabbits

Home-made tongs used for laying baits for poisoning rabbits

CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Tongs
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CSIRO - Division of Wildlife and Ecology
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Engraved print titled 'Native Troopers Dispersing a Camp', by Frank P. Mahoney, 1886

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Engravings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Frank P. Mahony
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1886
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Metal tong

Metal tong

Ron Bell collection
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Tongs
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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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Letter opener inscribed Love to Rae from Mum

Letter opener inscribed Love to Rae from Mum

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Paperknives
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Bark painting 'Kindaagi the old red plains kangaroo' by Yirawala

Bark painting 'Kindaagi the old red plains kangaroo' by Yira...

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Bark paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Yirawala
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MABO Treaty, by Alan Moir

MABO Treaty, by Alan Moir

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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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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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Metal tongs

Metal tongs

Ron Bell collection
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Tongs
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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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Medal from ELECTROLYTIC ZINC CO. TASMANIA

Medal from ELECTROLYTIC ZINC CO. TASMANIA

Bothwell Museum collection
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Medallions
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Risdon, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Electrolytic Zinc Co of Australia Ltd
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Hair curling tongs

Hair curling tongs

Bothwell Museum collection
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Tongs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Bark painting of two figures relating to the Maraian ceremony by Billy Yirawala

Bark painting of two figures relating to the Maraian ceremon...

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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Yirawala
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Metal tongs with a sliding lock

Metal tongs with a sliding lock

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tongs
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Metal tong

Metal tong

Ron Bell collection
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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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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margo Wommatakimi
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1988
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A pair of hair curling tongs

A pair of hair curling tongs

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Tongs
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Wooden ruler advertising Taylor and Sharp, Jewellers and Opticians, Hobart

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Bothwell Museum collection
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Promotional material
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Chandler and Co
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1966
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Department of the Parliamentary Library Information Storage and Retrieval System A guide through the Mabo maze

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Terry Fox collection
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Government records
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1993
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Crimping tongs

Crimping tongs

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Tongs
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Medal from ELECTROLYTIC ZINC CO. TASMANIA

Medal from ELECTROLYTIC ZINC CO. TASMANIA

Bothwell Museum collection
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Medallions
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Risdon, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Electrolytic Zinc Co of Australia Ltd
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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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Facsimile of newspaper clipping titled 'Man of the Land', The Sydney Morning Herald, 15 April 2000

Facsimile of newspaper clipping titled 'Man of the Land', Th...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Newspaper clippings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Debra Jopson
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2000
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Engraved print titled 'Supposed Native Tombs', by George Grey, 1841

Engraved print titled 'Supposed Native Tombs', by George Gre...

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Engravings
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London, England
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George Grey
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1841
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We Have Survived.

We Have Survived. "PRODUCED AS PART OF THE 'WE HAVE SURVIVED...

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Posters
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Bede Tungatalum
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Wooden paperknife

Wooden paperknife

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Paperknives
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Tintype portrait of a man 1880s

Tintype portrait of a man 1880s

Bothwell Museum collection
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Tintypes
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Bothwell Museum
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1880
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Engraved letter opener

Engraved letter opener

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Paperknives
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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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Kangaroo letter opener with a tortoiseshell blade

Kangaroo letter opener with a tortoiseshell blade

Terence Lane collection
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Moore River Mission, Mogumber

Moore River Mission, Mogumber

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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Wooden spear

Wooden spear

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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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Painting featuring a tree, hand prints and coloured patterns

Painting featuring a tree, hand prints and coloured patterns

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