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Thysanotus Patersoni

Thysanotus Patersoni

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Miss Australia crown worn by national titleholders in the Miss Australia Quest each year from 1965 to 1991

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Miss Australia Company collection
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Crowns (headwear)
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ernest Booth
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1964
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Styphelia Sonderi

Styphelia Sonderi

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Illuminated address which William Barak and fifteen other Coranderrk residents presented to Graham Berry, 1886

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1886 Barak-Berry Illuminated Address collection
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Documents
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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William Barak
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1886
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Caulinia prostrata

Caulinia prostrata

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Photocopy of a cartoon titled 'Deregistration of Builders' Labourers Union'

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John Rogers collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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1986
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A Greeting From Melbourne

A Greeting From Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Latvian silver-coloured metal brooch with amber coloured bead

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Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1957
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Tillaea intricata

Tillaea intricata

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Unadorned emu egg

Unadorned emu egg

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Photograph album

Photograph album

Judy Hirst collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Jorgen Christiansen
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1919
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Magazine titled 'Australasian Sketcher', 1880

Magazine titled 'Australasian Sketcher', 1880

Christies Auction collection
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Magazines
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australasian Sketcher
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1880
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Letter from Betty Jones to Robert Scates

Letter from Betty Jones to Robert Scates

Robert Scates collection
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Letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Betty Jones
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1972
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Hibbertia densiflora

Hibbertia densiflora

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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'Toorak Land' envelope, correspondence, and plans, Robert Lionel Faithfull, 12 May 1904

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Deeds
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1904
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Lhotzkya genethylloides

Lhotzkya genethylloides

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Program for Victorian Women's Cricket Association Farewell Dinner,1937

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Lorna Smith collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Elsie Deane
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1937
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Composing stick

Composing stick

Les Robertson collection
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Printing accessories
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Commonwealth Parliament House menu for 15 May 1914

Commonwealth Parliament House menu for 15 May 1914

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 7
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Menus
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1914
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If it's good enough for New York, it's good enough for Freemantle

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Dr Di Bretherton collection
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T-shirts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1985
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One Notion

One Notion

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Allison
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1998
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Spitfire aircraft made from a penny made in 1943 by Sheila Ferguson, WAAAF

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Sheila Van Emden collection
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Models
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Penrith, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Sheila C. Van Emden
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1943
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Ranunculus Millani

Ranunculus Millani

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Comesperma ericinum

Comesperma ericinum

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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Train ticket from Sydney to Melbourne 1848

Train ticket from Sydney to Melbourne 1848

Mollie Flaherty collection
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Railway tickets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Government Printers
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1948
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Alsophila Australis

Alsophila Australis

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Preamble

Preamble

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1999
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Postcard depicting an image of Mr. W.J. Ogle, General Manager of the Bohemian Dramatic Company

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Seal-marking experiment at Macquarie Island

Seal-marking experiment at Macquarie Island

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Magazine clippings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1964
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Yachting, Lake Wendouree, Ballarat

Yachting, Lake Wendouree, Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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1905
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Postcard featuring Swanston Street Melbourne

Postcard featuring Swanston Street Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aphanopetalum resinosum

Aphanopetalum resinosum

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Spyridium parvifolium

Spyridium parvifolium

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Erithraea Australis

Erithraea Australis

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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An Important Message for you from the Campaign for International Co-operation Disarmament

An Important Message for you from the Campaign for Internati...

Nicholas Abbey collection
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Pamphlets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Campaign for International Co-operation and Disarmament
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Spinifex Hirsutus

Spinifex Hirsutus

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Stencil for a violin F hole

Stencil for a violin F hole

Dods Violin and Viola collection
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Stencils
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William W. Dods
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1920
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Helipterum Exiguum

Helipterum Exiguum

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Union Jack 'Empire Day 1950' flag

Union Jack 'Empire Day 1950' flag

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Cards
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Victoria, Australia
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The Empire Day Movement
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1950
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Yellow ceramic candle holder incised with kangaroo motifs, made by Klytie Pate in 1991

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Terence Lane collection
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Candle holders
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Klytie Pate
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1991
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A view in the Domain, Melbourne, Vic

A view in the Domain, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Chamaescilla Corymbosa

Chamaescilla Corymbosa

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Town Hall Melbourne

Town Hall Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Richea Procera

Richea Procera

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Kangaroo paw mounted in silver with a supporting stand and a globular gimbal-mounted cigar lighter

Kangaroo paw mounted in silver with a supporting stand and a...

Terence Lane collection
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Cigarette lighters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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James W Steeth & Son
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1940
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One of 18 action photographs of the women's cricket match, Sydney University Oval, 1st February 1958

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Ruth Preddey collection
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Photographs
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University of Sydney Cricket Ground, University of Sydney, Sydney, ...
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The Sydney Morning Herald
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1958
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Adopted Design for Semi-Jubilee Methodist Church, Mildura

Adopted Design for Semi-Jubilee Methodist Church, Mildura

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Program for the Football Final and Closing Ceremony, XVIth Olympiad Melbourne, 1956

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Programs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Port Melbourne Railway Pier

Port Melbourne Railway Pier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Greeting From Melbourne - View From Botanical Gardens

A Greeting From Melbourne - View From Botanical Gardens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tetratheca ciliata

Tetratheca ciliata

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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East Melbourne Cricket Club. Its History 1860-1910

East Melbourne Cricket Club. Its History 1860-1910

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Alfred E. Clarke
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1910
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Timber box with L ROBERTSON L ROBE on lid

Timber box with L ROBERTSON L ROBE on lid

Les Robertson collection
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Boxes
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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One nation

One nation

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1997
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Postcard titled 'Timber Tramway in a Beautiful Setting'

Postcard titled 'Timber Tramway in a Beautiful Setting'

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Atlas Press Pty Ltd
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1920
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Heathcote (Mt Ida Hotel)

Heathcote (Mt Ida Hotel)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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