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Black and white photograph titled 'Canberra from Parliament House 1927'

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Mollie Ballard collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Sun Feature Bureau
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1927
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Copy of Stradivari's 'Alard' violin, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1954

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EV Llewellyn collection
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Violins
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1954
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Pocket Politics No.6, 1954

Pocket Politics No.6, 1954

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 12
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Pamphlets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Liberal Party of Australia
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1954
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Copy of Stradivari's 'Maurin' violin, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1946

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EV Llewellyn collection
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Violins
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1946
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Black and white photograph titled 'Canberra from Parliament House 1927'

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Mollie Ballard collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Sun Feature Bureau
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1927
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Copy of Stradivari's 'Haussman' cello, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1953

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EV Llewellyn collection
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Cellos
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1953
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Walkathon for human rights in Transylvania, Sydney-Canberra 25-28 September 1988

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Otto Cserhalmi collection
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Placards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Killer Sponge

Killer Sponge

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1999
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Metal scales with a cane basket, used by the Canberra Mothercraft Society to weigh babies

Metal scales with a cane basket, used by the Canberra Mother...

Canberra Mothercraft Society collection
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Weighing instruments
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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J W Wedderburn & Sons
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1930
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Speak out against French nuclear tests...

Speak out against French nuclear tests...

ACT Trades and Labour Council collection
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Political posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Young and Rubicam
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1995
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Silver aluminium dish used on top of kitchen scales

Silver aluminium dish used on top of kitchen scales

Bryan Matthews collection
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Dishes
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs June G. Matthews
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1953
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Pair of earings by B M Bancroft, 1990

Pair of earings by B M Bancroft, 1990

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Pierced earrings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bronwyn Bancroft
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1990
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Wooden bangle painted with a colourful design

Wooden bangle painted with a colourful design

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bracelets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Bronwyn Bancroft
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1990
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Pocket Politics No.1, 1955

Pocket Politics No.1, 1955

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 12
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Pamphlets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Liberal Party of Australia
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1955
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Culinary Persinware kitchen scales

Culinary Persinware kitchen scales

Bryan Matthews collection
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Kitchen scales
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs June G. Matthews
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1953
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'Dingo Fence', 1993, by Jason Chen

'Dingo Fence', 1993, by Jason Chen

Jason Chen collection
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Paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jason Chen
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1993
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'Cycloramic View of Canberra Capital Site looking from Camp Hill', 1911

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Dr David Ride collection
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Lithographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert '. Coulter
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1911
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White china cup commemorating the sinking of SMS Emden by HMAS Sydney at Keeling Cocos Island on 9 November 1914

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Margaret Gibb collection
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Commemorative cups
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England
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Samuel Radford Ltd
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1914
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1913 Delaunay-Belleville Tourer

1913 Delaunay-Belleville Tourer

Green's Motorcade Museum collection
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Motor cars
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Delaunay-Belleville
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1913
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1926 Crossley Landaulette 'Canberra' car used for the 1927 Royal Tour and at the opening of Parliament House

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Victor Alberts collection no. 1
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Motor cars
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Manchester, England
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Crossley Motors Ltd
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1926
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Ansett Australia and Sydney 2000 Olympic Games promotional baseball cap

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Anthony Polinelli and Catherine Bridges collection
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Caps
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China
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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2000
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Cartoon depicting Jim Cairns wearing a tie with a heart on it

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Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1975
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Copy of a 'Brescian School' viola, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1952

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EV Llewellyn collection
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Violas
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1952
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Francis Birtles' Bean 14 car, which he named 'The Sundowner'

Francis Birtles' Bean 14 car, which he named 'The Sundowner'

Francis Birtles collection
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Motor cars
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Bean Car Company
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1925
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FIFA For the Good of the Game 1977

FIFA For the Good of the Game 1977

Project 2000 Taskforce Olympic Games collection
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Banners
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Olympic Federation
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2000
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'Cycloramic View of Canberra Capital Site looking from Verno...

Dr David Ride collection
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Lithographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert '. Coulter
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1911
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Souvenir square silk scarf printed with images of landmark Canberra buildings

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Janet Hughes collection
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Scarves
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Iris Millington
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1960
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Memories

Memories

Tuyet Bach Nguyen collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Tuyet B. Nguyen
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1990
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The Prisoner

The Prisoner

Tuyet Bach Nguyen collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Tuyet B. Nguyen
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1990
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Cartoon of Governor-General Sir John Kerr saying 'IF HE STAY...

Ron Tandberg collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1992
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Cello case made by Mr A E Smith

EV Llewellyn collection
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Cello cases
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1953
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Black and white photographs titled 'Canberra from Parliament...

Mollie Ballard collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Sun Feature Bureau
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1927
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Ralph Nader, 1980 Australian Tour, 20 July - 28 July

Ralph Nader, 1980 Australian Tour, 20 July - 28 July

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Event posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Consumers Association
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1980
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Plate with image of Nobby's peninsula, Newcastle

Plate with image of Nobby's peninsula, Newcastle

Margaret Gibb collection
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Plates
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England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Plate decorated with pre-Federation coat of arms

Plate decorated with pre-Federation coat of arms

Margaret Gibb collection
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Plates
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England
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Mr George Hodgson
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1885
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Cartoon titled 'Recycling'.

Cartoon titled 'Recycling'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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2001
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White cotton margala bedspread

Dorothy Whittem collection
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Bedspreads
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Canada
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Mrs Susan J. Haslett
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1880
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Paper with eight 'Bringing the house down' lettering samples

Paper with eight 'Bringing the house down' lettering samples

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Documents
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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1999
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Minyapa ga Dhanggatjiya

Minyapa ga Dhanggatjiya

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Prints
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Banduk Marika
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1990
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FIFA Fair Play 1993

FIFA Fair Play 1993

Project 2000 Taskforce Olympic Games collection
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Banners
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Olympic Federation
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2000
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And the Culprit is... Sydney

And the Culprit is... Sydney

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1998
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Sand Castles

Sand Castles

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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1999
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Viola case made by Mr A E Smith

EV Llewellyn collection
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Viola cases
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1952
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Rickety blue wooden wheelbarrow

Lorna May Colwell collection no. 1
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Wheelbarrows
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Knock & Kirby
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1913
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Canberra Olympic Games Football

Canberra Olympic Games Football

Project 2000 Taskforce Olympic Games collection
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Banners
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Olympic Federation
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2000
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