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What I saw of the coronation

What I saw of the coronation

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Sydney Morning Herald - Her Day, 1986

The Sydney Morning Herald - Her Day, 1986

Robbie Swan collection
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Advertising posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Sydney Morning Herald
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1986
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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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Granted for Gallant and Faithful Services

Granted for Gallant and Faithful Services

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Medals
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London, England
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Hardy Bros, Silversmiths and Jewellers
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1875
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Bailliere's Nurses' Complete Medical Dictionary, 1938, used by Miss Lal McCay in Sydney and Western Victoria

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Penelope Nelson collection
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Dictionaries
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London, England
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Hitch & Marshall
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1938
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Silver snuff box from the '...Emigrants of THE LADY ANN TO Capt. Wm. Maxton, Octr. 1854'

Silver snuff box from the '...Emigrants of THE LADY ANN TO C...

Gwen Coppard collection
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Snuff boxes
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Taylor & Perry
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1839
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Bare knuckle boxing trophy presented to Australian boxer William Sparkes in England in 1847

Bare knuckle boxing trophy presented to Australian boxer Wil...

North Austral collection
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Trophies
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London, England
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William Sparkes
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1800
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Postcard featuring a pen and ink printed drawing showing the silhouette of Big Ben and an Australian soldier arm in arm with three women on each side

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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1917
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Bushranger Medal awarded to the four Faithfull Brothers for engaging in a gunfight with bushrangers Gilbert, Hall and Dunn, 1865

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Medals
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London, England
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Hardy Bros, Silversmiths and Jewellers
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1875
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Jack plane

Jack plane

John Docker collection
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Jack planes
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Sheffield, England
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Rip saw

Rip saw

John Docker collection
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Saws
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London, England
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L Pabble & Sanderson
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1920
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Silver meat cover

Silver meat cover

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Tableware
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London, England
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Remington portable typewriter and case, used by journalist J...

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 2
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Typewriters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Remington
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1920
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Zeiss Motorised Operating Double Microscope used by Earl Owen

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Professor Earl Owen collection
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Microscopes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Professor Earl Owen AO
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1964
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A cased set of three surgical and three microsurgical intruments used by Earl Owen

A cased set of three surgical and three microsurgical intrum...

Professor Earl Owen collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Professor Earl Owen AO
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Model microscope in timber box presented to Earl Owen by Carl Zeiss

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Professor Earl Owen collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Professor Earl Owen AO
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Barrister's grey horsehair wig worn by Sir George Houstoun R...

Anne Fairbairn collection no. 1
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Wigs
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London, England
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Ravenscroft
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1870
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Barrister's wig tin with stand used by Sir George Houstoun Reid

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Anne Fairbairn collection no. 1
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London, England
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Ravenscroft
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1870
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Glazed ceramic vase

Margaret Coen collection
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London, England
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H Comoy & Co Ltd
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