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Commonwealth Railways Gold Life Pass issued to the Hon King O'Malley

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Transport passes
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1912
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Australia for the Australians, White Australia

Australia for the Australians, White Australia

White Australia Protection Badge collection
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Political badges
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1906
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Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs

Colledge Family collection
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Australian silver commemorative medallion marking Australia's 150th Anniversary in1938, featuring the landing at Sydney Cove of Captain Arthur Phillip on January 26 1788.

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Olive King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1938
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Brown checked riding jacket

Brown checked riding jacket

Colledge Family collection
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Black velvet horse riding helmet

Black velvet horse riding helmet

Colledge Family collection
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Sports safety helmets
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England
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Harvest of Endurance : A History of the Chinese in Australia 1788-1988

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Australia-China Friendship Society collection
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Scrolls
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Mr Mo Xiangyi
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1987
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Pair of metal spurs with black leather straps

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Miss Emilie Roach
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Spur strap

Colledge Family collection
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Footwear accessories
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Miss Emilie Roach
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Square brown fabric-coated suitcase and a card baggage label

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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Hotpoint electric iron

Hotpoint electric iron

Stan Jarvis collection
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Edison Electric Appliance Co Inc
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1918
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First panel of the embroidery titled 'The Crimson Thread of Kinship', created to commemorate the centenary of Australian federation 1901-2001

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ACT Embroiderer's Guild collection
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Embroidered pictures
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Embroiderers' Guild ACT Inc
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Dark brown silk necktie

Colledge Family collection
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Captain Cook Bi-Centenary Celebrations medallion

Captain Cook Bi-Centenary Celebrations medallion

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Medallions
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Australia
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Captain James Cook
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1770
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Soft black felt riding hat

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Rectangular brown leather suitcase

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Hand-operated paper embossing machine used by the Australian...

ER Skipper collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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P J King, General Engraver Die Sinker
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Rectangular fawn-coloured lacquered canvas suitcase with a r...

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Sixth panel of the embroidery titled 'The Crimson Thread of Kinship', created to commemorate the centenary of Australian federation 1901-2001

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ACT Embroiderer's Guild collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pair of long black leather riding boots

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Key

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Pair of metal spurs with black leather straps

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Fourth panel of the embroidery titled 'The Crimson Thread of Kinship', created to commemorate the centenary of Australian federation 1901-2001

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ACT Embroiderer's Guild collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pair of brown leather elastic-sided ankle length riding boot...

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Black cord lanyard

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1914
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Three-panel mural of postage stamps, which depicts the coat of arms of Australia, Bicentenary of Australia, 1788-1988

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Garnet Watkins collection
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Murals
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Bentley, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alban Watkins
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1981
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Wall hanging to commemorate the Federation Jubilee of the Co...

Sydney Collectables Auction collection
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Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1951
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Australian silver commemorative medallion in presentation box marking Australia's 150th Anniversary in1938, featuring the landing at Sydney Cove of Captain Arthur Phillip on January 26 1788.

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Olive King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1938
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Booklet titled 'Episodes - A Glimpse of Australia-Japan Rela...

Thompson Family collection
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1859
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Fiftieth Anniversary 1888-1938

Fiftieth Anniversary 1888-1938

Olive King collection
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Amor Pty Ltd
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Riding crop

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Horse riding equipment
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Pair of cream coloured hand knitted riding gloves

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1914
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Key

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Key

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Poster - Tall ships, Tall Stories, Resistance Every Day Sinc...

Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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1988
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Fifth panel of the embroidery titled 'The Crimson Thread of Kinship', created to commemorate the centenary of Australian federation 1901-2001

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ACT Embroiderer's Guild collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Embroiderers' Guild ACT Inc
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Blue nylon airmail bag, printed with 'Australia's First Airmail, 1914-1964, 50th Anniversary Flight'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Pair of metal spurs with brown leather straps

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Australian coat of arms which was mounted on the Legislative Assembly building in Port Moresby until 1975

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Dr A C Walsh collection
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Coats of arms
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Papua-New Guinea Legislative Assembly
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Pair of knee-length black leather riding boots

Colledge Family collection
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Australia
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1914
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Australian silver commemorative medallion marking Australia's 150th Anniversary in1938, featuring the landing at Sydney Cove of Captain Arthur Phillip on January 26 1788.

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Olive King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Amor Pty Ltd
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Pair of metal spurs with brown leather straps

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Jodhpurs

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Light grey short-sleeved cotton shirt

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Red fabric necktie

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Boot hook

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First day cover celebrating the centennary of Our Lady of th...

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Australia Post
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White short-sleeved shirt made from white synthetic material

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Jodhpurs

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Soft brown felt riding hat

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Miss Emilie Roach
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Four unused centenary re-issue of the first postage stamps produced in Australia, 1950

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Third Great Seal of New South Wales collection
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Postage stamps
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Postmaster General's Department
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Yellow wool tie

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Light blue short-sleeved cotton shirt

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Fawn-coloured short sleeved shirt

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Pair of cotton knitted riding gloves

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Homo Australis

Homo Australis

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr John Kron
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Maroon coloured silk necktie

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Riding jacket made from black suit fabric

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Light grey short-sleeved cotton shirt

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Jodhpurs

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