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Head ornament

Head ornament

Olive Pink collection
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Headbands
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Miss Olive Pink
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Woman's straw hat with dark blue velvet band

Woman's straw hat with dark blue velvet band

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hats
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Spearthrowers
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Pennant commemorating the Royal Visit 1954

Pennant commemorating the Royal Visit 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pennants
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Medicine chest and contents

Medicine chest and contents

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Medicine chests
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Janie Hey, Mapoon June 6th 1914

Janie Hey, Mapoon June 6th 1914

Hey Family collection
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Photograph albums
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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1914
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Book titled 'First Aid to the Injured' present to Scout Edward Burge

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Thompson Family collection
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Instruction books
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Order of Australia set, Member - Military Division, Female

Order of Australia set, Member - Military Division, Female

Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Piece of checked red, white and green fabric

Piece of checked red, white and green fabric

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Textile lengths
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Textile shoulder bag

Textile shoulder bag

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Carry bags
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Seven green glass eyes at various stages of completion with display stand

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Paul McClarin collection
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Glass eyes
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Mr Paul McClarin
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Ribbon bar from Order of Australia set, Member - General Division, Female

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Governor-General collection
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Ribbon bars
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Royal Australian Mint
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Brown bakelite Kreisler mantel radio

Brown bakelite Kreisler mantel radio

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection no. 1
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Radios
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Kriesler Radio Company
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting a spirit being Durlklorrkilorrken alternatively known as Balangdjangarlayn, circa 1970

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Manmoyih, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1970
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Circular green and white crocheted teapot stand

Circular green and white crocheted teapot stand

Lois Grosse collection
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Teapot stands
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Olive Pink collection
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Headbands
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Miss Olive Pink
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Electrolux brand vacuum cleaner

Electrolux brand vacuum cleaner

Bothwell Museum collection
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Vacuum cleaners
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Electrolux
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1930
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Fob with black ribbon band and gold ornaments

Fob with black ribbon band and gold ornaments

Terence Lane collection
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Fobs
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Neck Decoration for the Order of the Companion of Honour to Sir Robert Menzies

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RG Menzies collection
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Awards
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London, England
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1951
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Dark brown leather hiking boots

Dark brown leather hiking boots

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Boots
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'Doolagas' clothing label

'Doolagas' clothing label

Doolagahs Indigenous Design collection
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Clothing labels
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Waist corsage consisting of a small posy of white artificial flowers, pink buds and green leaves

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Meg Pocock collection
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Corsages
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Margaret 'Meg' E. Pocock
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1959
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Olive Pink collection
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Headbands
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Miss Olive Pink
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Square woven tablemat

Square woven tablemat

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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Pair of square doilies with spoke edge and white work

Pair of square doilies with spoke edge and white work

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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High Court of Australia 1980 Medallion in a blue presentation case

High Court of Australia 1980 Medallion in a blue presentatio...

Historic Memorial Committee collection
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Medallions
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1980
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Placemat with stencilled aboriginal designs in black and orange

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Tablemats
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George VI Coronation Medal 1937 to Dame Pattie Menzies

George VI Coronation Medal 1937 to Dame Pattie Menzies

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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Medals
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England
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Dame Pattie Menzies
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1936
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Plaque presented by the Government of NSW to commemorate the official opening of the Sydney Opera House in 1973

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Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Plaques
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Government
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1973
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Lamp crafted from postcards featuring colour photographic views of Yugoslavia

Lamp crafted from postcards featuring colour photographic vi...

Ana and Martin Kovacic collection
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Table lamps
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Yugoslavia
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Canvas backpack used by Geoffrey Yen

Canvas backpack used by Geoffrey Yen

C J Yen Family collection
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Backpacks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Paddy Pallin Pty Ltd
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1940
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Cream coloured tray cloth featuring a cross stitched design of a vase

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Table linen
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1936
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Handmade quilt featuring rectangular woollen swatches

Handmade quilt featuring rectangular woollen swatches

Smedley Family collection
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Quilts
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1940
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Oval cloth centrepiece with scalloped edge in pale purple crochet

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Table linen
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Paperback book titled 'With Stoddart's Team in Australia' by Prince Ranjitsinhji, 1898

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Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Prince Kumar S. Ranjitsinhji
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1898
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White dress worn by Lindy Chamberlain at the first inquest into the death of Azaria Chamberlain, 1980

White dress worn by Lindy Chamberlain at the first inquest i...

Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 1
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Dresses
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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1980
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Ayers Rock fruit salad

Ayers Rock fruit salad

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Book in Dutch language

Book in Dutch language

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Books
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Rovers Scouts epaulette slide

Rovers Scouts epaulette slide

John Wanless collection
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Uniform accessories
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Boy Scouts Association
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The Town Hall, Sydney, NSW

The Town Hall, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Black bag with woven coloured design

Black bag with woven coloured design

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Bags
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Angkaliya Brumby
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Dog's coat in black fabric with bound edges associated with Milo Dunphy

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1927
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Typed document dated '24.7.1947r'

Typed document dated '24.7.1947r'

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Documents
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Poland
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1947
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Oval luggage tag for the Vienna Mozart Boys Choir

Oval luggage tag for the Vienna Mozart Boys Choir

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Baggage labels
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Medal

Medal

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Medals
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Board for Race to the Gold Diggings board game

Board for Race to the Gold Diggings board game

Race to the Gold Diggings Board Game collection
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Game boards
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Plymouth, England
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Doily

Doily

Muriel Kelly collection
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Doilies
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Round hat, constructed from bright blue synthetic netting

Round hat, constructed from bright blue synthetic netting

Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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'Hollow log' portable field cabin, used on geological surveys by Dr John and Roma Dulhunty

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John and Roma Dulhunty collection
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Caravans
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New South Wales, Australia
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Dr John Dulhunty
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1975
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