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Stanley No.30 spirit level

Stanley No.30 spirit level

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Spirit levels
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Hammer with claws

Hammer with claws

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Mr George H. Taylor
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Blade cover

Blade cover

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Mallet made from jarrah

Mallet made from jarrah

George Henry Taylor collection
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The captured German 28cm Railway Gun in a railway siding at Molonglo

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George Henry Taylor collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Imperial German Army
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Nail punch

Nail punch

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Stanley roofing square

Stanley roofing square

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Half round hand moulding plane

Half round hand moulding plane

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Veneer scraper

Veneer scraper

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Bead plane used during the construction of Old Parliament House

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George Henry Taylor collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1926
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Rabone Chesterman No.1380 boxwood folding rule

Rabone Chesterman No.1380 boxwood folding rule

George Henry Taylor collection
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Folding rules
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John Rabone & Son
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The Duke and Duchess of York in a carriage at the opening of Parliament House, Canberra

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George Henry Taylor collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Oval ebony and brass Mortise gauge

Oval ebony and brass Mortise gauge

George Henry Taylor collection
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Woodworking gauges
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Oak oil stone

Oak oil stone

George Henry Taylor collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1790
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Scraper

Scraper

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A wooden sample of scribing

A wooden sample of scribing

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Brad punch

Brad punch

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Keyhole saw

Keyhole saw

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Dovetail saw

Dovetail saw

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Philadelphia, United States of America
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Henry Disston & Sons
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A wooden sample of scribing

A wooden sample of scribing

George Henry Taylor collection
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Pump screwdriver

Pump screwdriver

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Mortise eight inch wooden gauge

Mortise eight inch wooden gauge

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Mortise gauge (seven inch)

Mortise gauge (seven inch)

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1926
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Spokeshave

Spokeshave

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Firmer chisel

Firmer chisel

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Glasgow, Scotland
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Alex Mathieson & Son
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Metal joinery staple referred to as a 'dog'

Metal joinery staple referred to as a 'dog'

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Mortise gauge (seven inch)

Mortise gauge (seven inch)

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Scriber

Scriber

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Gimlet

Gimlet

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Photograph of Hotel Canberra

Photograph of Hotel Canberra

George Henry Taylor collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1926
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Stanley No.64 straight spokeshave

Stanley No.64 straight spokeshave

George Henry Taylor collection
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Stanley No.122 nine-inch square

Stanley No.122 nine-inch square

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United States of America
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Keyhole saw

Keyhole saw

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Auger bits

Auger bits

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Bevel

Bevel

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1900
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Sandpaper block

Sandpaper block

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Stanley 10 inch square

Stanley 10 inch square

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Mitre template

Mitre template

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Stanley No.73 10-inch ratchet brace

Stanley No.73 10-inch ratchet brace

George Henry Taylor collection
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Ratchet braces
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Stanley
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Scribing knife

Scribing knife

George Henry Taylor collection
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Woodworking tools
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Tool pad

Tool pad

George Henry Taylor collection
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Rebate plane

Rebate plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Woodwork samples

Woodwork samples

George Henry Taylor collection
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Photograph of St Johns Church, Reid, with headstones in the foreground

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George Henry Taylor collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1926
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Stanley Rule & Level Co No.12 box scraper

Stanley Rule & Level Co No.12 box scraper

George Henry Taylor collection
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Scrapers
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New Britain, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States of America
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Stanley Rule and Level Co
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Plane iron

Plane iron

George Henry Taylor collection
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Bead plane used during the construction of Old Parliament House

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George Henry Taylor collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Rabbet plane

Rabbet plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Pexto brand compass

Pexto brand compass

George Henry Taylor collection
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Southington, Connecticut, United States of America
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Peck, Stowe & Wilcox Company
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Single iron jack plane

Single iron jack plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Germany
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Photograph of Parliament House, Canberra, shortly after its completion

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George Henry Taylor collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1926
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Bead plane used during the construction of Old Parliament House

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George Henry Taylor collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1926
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Dovetail jig

Dovetail jig

George Henry Taylor collection
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Jigs
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Double iron wooden smoothing plane

Double iron wooden smoothing plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Stanley No.11 nail punch

Stanley No.11 nail punch

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United States of America
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Keyhole saw

Keyhole saw

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1915
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Round moulding plane

Round moulding plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Double iron wooden smoothing plane

Double iron wooden smoothing plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Scotland
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Photograph of Parliament House, Canberra, shortly after its completion

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George Henry Taylor collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Spider gauge

Spider gauge

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