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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull Springfield Goulburn

Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull Springfield Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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William P. Faithfull
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Envelope addressed to Miss R. Rasey, Brisbane, QLD

Envelope addressed to Miss R. Rasey, Brisbane, QLD

RG Bain collection
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Australia
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Ms Rose S. Rasey
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Memento of Opening of the First Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, by the Duke of Cornwall & York at Melbourne May 1901

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Royal Visit 1901 collection
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Commemorative books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Osboldstone & Atkins
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1901
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Envelope containing Flory's hair

Envelope containing Flory's hair

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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An envelope addressed to Frank Gibson by the Echuca Picnic Race Club, 12 September 1929

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Tirranna Race Club collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1929
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Brown paper envelope with 'AIRGRAPH LETTER' printed in top right corner

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Sheila Van Emden collection
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Envelopes
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Batlow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Sheila C. Van Emden
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1943
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Sculpture titled 'The Dismissal - 20th Anniversary', featuring Gough Whitlam, John Kerr and Malcolm Fraser

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John Shakespeare collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr John Shakespeare
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1995
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Envelope addressed to Mrs I Maple-Brown, Springfield, Goulburn, NSW, Australia

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pink envelope for holding postcards

Pink envelope for holding postcards

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Envelope with cartoon by Mark Lynch

Envelope with cartoon by Mark Lynch

David Kaus collection no. 3
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Mr Mark Lynch
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1988
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Cream-coloured envelope postmarked

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope for voting paper from Tirranna Picnic Race Club

Envelope for voting paper from Tirranna Picnic Race Club

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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Envelope for telegram

Envelope for telegram

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 2
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Victoria, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1941
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Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, 17 March 1914

Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, 17 March 1914

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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1914
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Commemorative bus ticket for ACTION buses to the opening of New Parliament House in 1988

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ACTION Buses collection
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Bus tickets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Capital Territory Internal Omnibus Network
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1988
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Parking permit sticker for the Parliament House Opening Ceremony 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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White information sheet with black text that begins

White information sheet with black text that begins "$5 COIN...

Royal Australian Mint collection no. 1
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Information sheets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Royal Australian Mint
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1988
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Envelope

Envelope

ET Fealy collection
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Brown envelope, postmarked

Brown envelope, postmarked "BRISBANE, Q, LAND, 1-AM, 1 JAN, ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Souvenir of the ceremony to mark the first release of water from Blowering Dam

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Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Envelopes
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Blowering Dam, New South Wales, Australia
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Water Conservation & Irrigation Commission
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1968
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull Springfield, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull Springfield, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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William P. Faithfull
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I'll be there! at New Parliament House, National Gathering Canberra May 7-8 1988

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National Gathering of Christians collection
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Promotional material
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Australia
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Spicers Paper (Australia)
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1988
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The 'Gathering Bulletin' containing articles and pictures relating to the opening of the New Parliament House in 1988

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National Gathering of Christians collection
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Newsletters
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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George St. Sydney N.S.W. Showing Q.V. Markets, Town Hall & Railway Towers.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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I'll be there at New Parliament House May 7-8 '88

I'll be there at New Parliament House May 7-8 '88

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Leaflets
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Dance card from the State Ball at Old Parliament House in 1934

Dance card from the State Ball at Old Parliament House in 19...

Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1937
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We opened New Parliament House with Prayer, National Gathering Canberra, May '88

We opened New Parliament House with Prayer, National Gatheri...

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Commemorative badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Patrick Brothers Melbourne
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1988
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Cream-coloured envelope used to contain photographs of Florence Faithfull

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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The program of religious and musical programs for the opening of Australia's Parliament House by Her Majesty the Queen, 9 May 1988

The program of religious and musical programs for the openin...

Chris Grady collection
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Programs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Unissued invitation to the opening of Parliament House, Canberra, 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Gold medallion commemorating the opening of the first federal parliament in May, 1901

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Una May Irvine collection no. 2
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Commemorative medallions
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Duke of Cornwall
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1900
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Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull

Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Envelopes
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The Civil Service Co-operative Society

The Civil Service Co-operative Society

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Envelopes
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1006 - Town Hall, Sydney, 30 December 1907

1006 - Town Hall, Sydney, 30 December 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Samuel Wood, Sydney
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1907
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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I'll be there at New Parliament House May 7-8 '88

I'll be there at New Parliament House May 7-8 '88

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Leaflets
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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First day cover issued by Australia Post for the opening of Parliament House Canberra on 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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First day envelopes
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1988
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Envelopes
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Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Punch magazine collection
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Cartoons
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London, England
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Punch
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1899
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Envelope titled 'Postcard Portraits from Original Drawings of Victorian Pioneers by James Flett'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Victoria, Australia
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James Flett
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Parking permit sticker for the Parliament House Opening Ceremony 9 May 1988

Parking permit sticker for the Parliament House Opening Cere...

Chris Grady collection
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Stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Australia incorporated

Australia incorporated

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1997
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull

Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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William P. Faithfull
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Souvenir banner commemorating the visit to Australia by the Duke and Duchess of York to mark the Federation of Australia in 1901

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Terence Lane collection
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Commemorative banners
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Australia
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Duke of York
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1900
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Seven envelopes

Seven envelopes

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Risdon Jail, Risdon, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Tasmanian Wilderness Society
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Photograph holder

Photograph holder

WS Kalf collection
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Envelopes
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The Netherlands
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Mr Wim S. Kalf
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Invitation to the Opening of the Commonwealth Parliament at the Exhibition Building in Melbourne on 9 May 1901

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 15
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Invitations
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Howard Deli
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1901
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Envelope for letter from 'Nephew & Cousin George' to 'Aunty, Uncle & Enid'

Envelope for letter from 'Nephew & Cousin George' to 'Aunty,...

Enid Treadgold collection
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Five Dock, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William R. Glover
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1941
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Envelope addressed to Dolega-Checinski from Association of Polish Engineers...

Envelope addressed to Dolega-Checinski from Association of P...

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Envelopes
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Poland
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Commemorative bus ticket for ACTION buses to the opening of New Parliament House in 1988

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ACTION Buses collection
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Bus tickets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Capital Territory Internal Omnibus Network
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1988
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Handwritten on envelope:

Handwritten on envelope: "Springfield & Pinea Pictures / 191...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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I'll be there!

I'll be there!

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Leaflets
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Photocopy of a press clipping titled 'People, prayer and Parliament'

Photocopy of a press clipping titled 'People, prayer and Par...

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Press clippings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Catholic Weekly
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1988
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