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Companion brand blowtorch

Companion brand blowtorch

George and Mary Weir collection
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Blowtorches
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Sweden
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Max Sievert AB
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1949
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White skivvy printed with 'Vote 1 and go with Grassby for Riverina'

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Al Grassby collection
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Skivvies
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Bonds
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1969
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Protest poster 'Stop the plan and save our Sports Clubs', Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Protest placard 'STOP the depopulation of regional Australia', Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Protest placard of 'Our Future is Here Not in the City', Griffith, 15 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Protest poster '100% Off', 15 December 2011

Protest poster '100% Off', 15 December 2011

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Griffith Business Chamber
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2011
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Protest placard 'Closing Down, Ruined by the Basin Plan', Griffith, 15 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Griffith Business Chamber
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2011
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United Grand Lodge of New South Wales (UGLNSW) Clearance Certificate, Lodge Ibis No 361 for Herbert Walter Murri Hick

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Wal Hick collection
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Certificates
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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United Grand Lodge of New South Wales
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1968
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Protest poster 'Liquidation', 15 December 2011

Protest poster 'Liquidation', 15 December 2011

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Griffith Business Chamber
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2011
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Protest poster 'Bankrupt', 15 December 2011

Protest poster 'Bankrupt', 15 December 2011

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Griffith Business Chamber
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2011
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Auger bit

Auger bit

George and Mary Weir collection
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Redhead, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George F. Weir
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1949
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Auger bit

Auger bit

George and Mary Weir collection
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Redhead, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George F. Weir
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1949
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Protest poster 'Last Days', 15 December 2011

Protest poster 'Last Days', 15 December 2011

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Griffith Business Chamber
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2011
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Water rat skin cape made from over 50 pelts

Water rat skin cape made from over 50 pelts

Hinchley Family collection
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Evening capes
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Schultz Tannery
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1940
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Election leaflet for Al Grassby

Election leaflet for Al Grassby

Al Grassby collection
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Leaflets
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Al J. Grassby
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1968
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Carpenter's boxwood and brass folding rule

Carpenter's boxwood and brass folding rule

George and Mary Weir collection
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Folding rules
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England
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John Rabone & Son
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1949
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Vote 1 Grassby

Vote 1 Grassby

Al Grassby collection
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Advertising leaflets
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Al J. Grassby
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1965
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Carpenter's plane

Carpenter's plane

George and Mary Weir collection
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Planes
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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D Malloch & Son
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1949
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Auger bit

Auger bit

George and Mary Weir collection
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Redhead, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George F. Weir
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1949
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Protest poster  'M.D.B.A', Griffith, 15 December 2011

Protest poster 'M.D.B.A', Griffith, 15 December 2011

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Murray-Darling Basin Authority
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2011
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Protest poster 'Jam the Plan!', Griffith, 14 October 2010

Protest poster 'Jam the Plan!', Griffith, 14 October 2010

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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Protest placard '100% Off', Griffith, 15 December 2011

Protest placard '100% Off', Griffith, 15 December 2011

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Griffith Business Chamber
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2011
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United Grand Lodge of New South Wales (UGLNSW) By Laws of Lodge Ibis No 361, Griffith

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Wal Hick collection
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Documents
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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United Grand Lodge of New South Wales
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Metal and wood carpenter's brace

Metal and wood carpenter's brace

George and Mary Weir collection
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Woodworking braces
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Sheffield, England
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J A Chapman Ltd
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1949
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Protest placard 'Sold Out!', Griffith, 15 December 2011

Protest placard 'Sold Out!', Griffith, 15 December 2011

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Griffith Business Chamber
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2011
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Christmas card produced by Al Grassby and his family

Christmas card produced by Al Grassby and his family

Al Grassby collection
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Christmas cards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Al J. Grassby
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1968
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Protest poster 'Prices Slashed', 15 December 2011

Protest poster 'Prices Slashed', 15 December 2011

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Griffith Business Chamber
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2011
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Protest placard 'Say No to the Basin Famine Plan', Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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Pamphlet 'Defeat the British Crown's Green Fascist Dictatorship', Griffith, 15 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Pamphlets
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2011
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Christmas card for 1967, produced by Al Grassby and his family

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Al Grassby collection
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Christmas cards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Al J. Grassby
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1967
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Protest placard 'Economy $1.1B', Griffith, 14 October 2010

Protest placard 'Economy $1.1B', Griffith, 14 October 2010

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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Newspaper article 'British Crown', Griffith, 15 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Pamphlets
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2011
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Protest poster 'Queue up at our local Centrelink', 15 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2011
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Protest leaflet 'Don't let Tony

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Pamphlets
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Protest poster 'This is about Community', Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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Protest placard 'Basin Plan, Bites the hand that feeds us!', Griffith, 15 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2011
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Pamphlet 'Lets develop the Murray-Darling Basin', Griffith, 15 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Pamphlets
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Pamphlet 'Ecosystems are a myth!', Griffith, 15 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2011
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Carpenter's saw

Carpenter's saw

George and Mary Weir collection
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Woodworking saws
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Sheffield, England
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James Brothers & Co
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1949
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Green and white umbrella inscribed 'JAM the PLAN!',  Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Griffith Business Chamber collection
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Umbrellas
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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Red and white umbrella inscribed 'ECONOMY $1.1B', Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Griffith Business Chamber collection
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Umbrellas
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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Protest placard 'Where are we going to go?', Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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GRIFFITH AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY ANNUAL SHOW, blue felt show pe...

Colledge Family collection
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Prizes
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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Protest placard depicting a supermarket trolley, an arrow and a dollar sign, Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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Photocopy of Howard Conkey's diary, Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Diaries
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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Painting of building with two chimneys and water tank, 1982

Painting of building with two chimneys and water tank, 1982

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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1982
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Protest placard 'Our water', Griffith, 14 October 2010

Protest placard 'Our water', Griffith, 14 October 2010

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Protest placard '8000 jobs down the drain!', Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Protest placard 'Help Us Minister Burke!', Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Green and white umbrella inscribed 'OUR water', Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Griffith Business Chamber collection
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Umbrellas
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Green and white umbrella inscribed '8000 JOBS', Griffith, 14 October 2010

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Griffith Business Chamber collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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2010
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