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Pyle-National brand switch or railway carriage lamp

Pyle-National brand switch or railway carriage lamp

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Lamps
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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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The Pyle-National Company
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1924
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Wall decoration

Wall decoration

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Artworks
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Helen Mabo
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1992
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Sticker

Sticker

Union of Australian Women collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Australian Peace Committee Supports World Disarmament Campaign

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Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Acrylic paintings
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Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, Australia
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Christine West
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1992
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Freedom of Opportunity - International Women's Year 1975

Freedom of Opportunity - International Women's Year 1975

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Event posters
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1975
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Sydney May Day Committee UAW (Union of Australian Women) Best Women's Organisation, 1990

Sydney May Day Committee UAW (Union of Australian Women) Bes...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Plates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Drawings
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Thursday Island Primary School
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1992
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Print titled 'Patterns', by DJ McAvoy, 1992

Print titled 'Patterns', by DJ McAvoy, 1992

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Prints
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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D J. McAvoy
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1992
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Cartoon of Gerry Hand stopping three Asian migrants

Cartoon of Gerry Hand stopping three Asian migrants

Warren Brown collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Warren Brown
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1992
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Lizard sculpture

Lizard sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Yangi Y. Fox
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1982
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Stylised image of a woman with a dove

Stylised image of a woman with a dove

Union of Australian Women collection
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Badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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International Women's Day March 8

International Women's Day March 8

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Painting of spirit figure, by Wendy Berick, 1992

Painting of spirit figure, by Wendy Berick, 1992

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Wendy Berick
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1992
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Cartoon of Paul Keating's face on a dolphin body

Cartoon of Paul Keating's face on a dolphin body

Mark Knight collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Mark Knight
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1992
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Saibai Island Dancers - Greetings from Torres Strait

Saibai Island Dancers - Greetings from Torres Strait

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Photographic postcards
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1992
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Hewson on the Wharf

Hewson on the Wharf

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1992
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Oodnadatta Bronco Branding, 11 August 1996

Oodnadatta Bronco Branding, 11 August 1996

Bill Prior collection
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Event posters
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Oodnadatta, South Australia, Australia
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1996
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Poster -

Poster - "1986 From the Year of Peace to the Century of Peac...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Two bowls

Two bowls

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bowls
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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Covering letter for a series of five posters from Department of Employment, Education and Training, encouraging women to consider all options of employment

Covering letter for a series of five posters from Department...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Letters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1990
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I am a Woman for Peace

I am a Woman for Peace

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Pandanus spiralis

Pandanus spiralis

Groote Eylandt Women's Material collection
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Botanical specimens
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Demirya Amagula
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1992
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Poster 'Afrikanite presents Soweto Dance with Kalabash, Sydney's top Afro-Reggae Band'

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Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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Soweto, Gauteng, South Africa
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Kalabash Afro-Reggae Band
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Poster - 'One, We are Oppressed as Black People, Both Men and Women, and Two, as Women'

Poster - 'One, We are Oppressed as Black People, Both Men an...

Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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South Africa, Africa
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United Nations
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Drawings
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Thursday Island Primary School
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1992
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Three bowls

Three bowls

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bowls
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Other Voices'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Other Voices'

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Clothes peg container, for attachment to the upright post of a Hill's-typre rotary clothes hoist

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Rosemary Huff-Johnston collection
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Containers
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Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1959
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Hewson's Beauty Parlour

Hewson's Beauty Parlour

Warren Brown collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Warren Brown
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1992
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Poster -

Poster - "Just This? - or Justice?"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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East Timor Freedom

East Timor Freedom

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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East Timor
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Association for International Co-operation and Disarmament
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1960
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Make the Pacific nuclear free

Make the Pacific nuclear free

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Postcards
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South Pacific,
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Women's International League for Peace and Freedom
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1960
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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'The Spanish experience in Australia' poster

'The Spanish experience in Australia' poster

Carmen Castelo Collection
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Event posters
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Macquarie, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ministry of Education and Culture, Spain
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Decalogue in Double Voice'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Decalogue in Double ...

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Peace

Peace

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Her Majesty's Queensland Native Police'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Her Majesty's Queens...

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Coloured cardboard slips

Coloured cardboard slips

Jim McMahon collection
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Stationery
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'The Tour'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'The Tour'

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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International Women's Day, 8 March United Nations Time for Action

International Women's Day, 8 March United Nations Time for A...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Stop Star Wars

Stop Star Wars

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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The Strategic Defense Initiative Organization
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1981
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The Tasmanian Conservation Trust, North-West Branch, presents Tasmania's Unique South-West...

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Event posters
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Tasmania, Australia
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Tasmanian Conservation Trust (NorthWest Branch)
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1971
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Sign Here - So Help Me God! by Ellen Jose

Sign Here - So Help Me God! by Ellen Jose

Ellen Jose collection
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Oil paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Ellen Jose
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1992
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APART FROM THAT, WHAT ELSE DO YOU THINK OF ECONOMIC RATIONALISM?

APART FROM THAT, WHAT ELSE DO YOU THINK OF ECONOMIC RATIONAL...

Les Tanner collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Les Tanner
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1992
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Rectangular enamelled metal sign

Rectangular enamelled metal sign "Post Office"

Australia Post Historical collection
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Signs
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1980
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Bandjalang'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Bandjalang'

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Yuendumu Doors'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Yuendumu Doors'

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Bird sculpture

Bird sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Umbakulu, South Australia, Australia
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Nowitja
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1982
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1993 Calendar titled 'AIDS: Sharing the Challenge'

1993 Calendar titled 'AIDS: Sharing the Challenge'

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Calendars
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mura Kosker Sorority Inc
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1992
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Bird sculpture

Bird sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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1982
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Peace Rally and Festival Palm Sunday March 23

Peace Rally and Festival Palm Sunday March 23

Peter Jones collection
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Event posters
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1986
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Nuclear War is not Healthy for Children and Other Living Things tea-towel

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Tea-towels
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Art of the Time greeting card

Art of the Time greeting card

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Cards
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Kevin Levi
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1992
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You can't hug a child with nuclear arms tea-towel

You can't hug a child with nuclear arms tea-towel

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Tea-towels
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Poster -

Poster - "Childcare is a Union Issue"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Sticker

Sticker

Union of Australian Women collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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