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Poster titled 'The Australian Post Office still pioneers new and dependable methods of communication'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Love in a Village.

Love in a Village.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Zelvco.

Zelvco.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1822
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Cartoon of a flag raising ceremony with Prime Minister Bob Hawke and Treasurer Paul Keating in military costume

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Computer Typesetting Conference, Report of Proceedings, London University, July 1964

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Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Government Publishing Service
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'Fight for the Forests' by Richard and Val Routley

'Fight for the Forests' by Richard and Val Routley

Val Plumwood collection
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Karrawaingi

Karrawaingi

Terence Lane collection
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John Sands Pty Ltd
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1940
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Childrens' book titled 'A Tale of Mischief'

Childrens' book titled 'A Tale of Mischief'

Julie Marginson collection
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Ireland
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Volia E. Downing
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1963
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The Works of Virgil.

The Works of Virgil.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1820
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Souvenir plate - Bicentenary of Australia

Souvenir plate - Bicentenary of Australia

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1788
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Old English Cricketers by A.W. Pullin

Old English Cricketers by A.W. Pullin

Nanette Ward collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Alfred W. Pullin
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1900
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Air Conquest by W. Jefferson Davis

Air Conquest by W. Jefferson Davis

William Beausang collection
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United States of America
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1930
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Book titled 'Fauna & Flora No 6 Transvaal 1955'

Book titled 'Fauna & Flora No 6 Transvaal 1955'

Thompson Family collection
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South Africa, Africa
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1955
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Small paperback book by Thea Stanley Hughes titled 'The Unknown Drug'

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Thompson Family collection
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London, England
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Thea S. Hughes
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1978
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Felix the Cat cartoon book, titled War Daze with Felix

Felix the Cat cartoon book, titled War Daze with Felix

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 13
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The New Whole Duty of Man

The New Whole Duty of Man

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1802
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Byron Tales.

Byron Tales.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1837
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The Encyclopaedia of Romance.

The Encyclopaedia of Romance.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1836
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Hungarian Army Book

Hungarian Army Book

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Budapest, Hungary
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1944
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'An Account of the English Colony in NSW' Volume 2

'An Account of the English Colony in NSW' Volume 2

David Collins collection
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London, England
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1802
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The Rule Book of Lithuanian National Guard Association

The Rule Book of Lithuanian National Guard Association

Juozas Kvietelaitis collection no. 1
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The Old Home

The Old Home

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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'An Aboriginal Perspective from the Lillipilli Tree', Gordon Syron, 2005

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Gordon and Elaine Syron collection
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Oil paintings
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Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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2005
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Adventures of Phillip Quarll.

Adventures of Phillip Quarll.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1835
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Lithuanian songbook without covers, titled 'Leiskit Itevyne' by J. Vasaitis

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E Vaitkus collection
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Lithuania
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1946
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The Intertype

The Intertype

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Government Publishing Service
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Educational Collections of Australian Plants: Part Three

Educational Collections of Australian Plants: Part Three

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Letter dated 16 May 1844, signed by Thomas Thansell (?)

Letter dated 16 May 1844, signed by Thomas Thansell (?)

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Letters
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1844
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Spirit of English Wit.

Spirit of English Wit.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Book titled 'Rum Jungle Uranium Project Opening Ceremony'

Book titled 'Rum Jungle Uranium Project Opening Ceremony'

Norman Parker collection
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Rum Jungle, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Norman Parker
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1954
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"Pelmanism" Lesson No.5.

Thompson Family collection
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The Official Manual, Linotype Machine Principles

The Official Manual, Linotype Machine Principles

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Government Publishing Service
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A Sketch of the Vegetation of the Cradle Mountain, Tasmania and A Census of its Plants

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Jean Galbraith collection
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Poster titled 'It's the speedy airmail that conquers distance and saves time'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Rally Songbook, Palm Sunday April 15, 1984 - Sing Your Way to Peace Today...

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Barbara Joyce Wright collection no. 2
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Australian sterling silver fiddle pattern salt spoon used by prominent Tasmanian colonial pastoralist Roderic O'Connor

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Roderic O'Connor collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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John J. Cohen
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1839
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Prison padlock

Prison padlock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Padlocks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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A General History of Quadrupeds

A General History of Quadrupeds

Bewick's A General History of Quadrupeds Book collection
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1807
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Women's basketball by Joyce Brown

Women's basketball by Joyce Brown

History of Netball - Joyce Brown collection
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Joyce Brown
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1966
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Vrolijke wijsjes voor zingerde meisjes ..

Vrolijke wijsjes voor zingerde meisjes ..

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1939
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Bottle green miser's purse

Bottle green miser's purse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1840
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Man and his Mate: A little book for his heart and hers - by Nina Isabel Jennings

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Ceres Martin (nee Moules) collection no. 2
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Portrait of William Percy Faithfull, by Myra Felton, 1880s

Portrait of William Percy Faithfull, by Myra Felton, 1880s

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Myra Felton
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1880
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'An Historic Retrospect on the occasion of the 150th Anniversary Celebrations of the Founding of Australia' - colour publication printed for the 150th Anniversary Celebrations of Australia, 1938.

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Noble Numismatics collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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S T Leigh & Co Pty Ltd
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1938
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Exercise book titled

Exercise book titled "Dave Worth", contains addresses

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Warden at opened trap door for the gallows Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

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Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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One of our Pilots is safe by Flight-Lieutenant William Simpson

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William Beausang collection
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London, England
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Walkies! in Victoria

Walkies! in Victoria

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Single leaf of paper with a handwritten poem titled 'Fluffy'

Single leaf of paper with a handwritten poem titled 'Fluffy'

Alfred Ronalds collection
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England
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Alfred Ronalds
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1836
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Birds and Flowers and Other Country Things.

Birds and Flowers and Other Country Things.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1873
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Liber Usualis

Liber Usualis

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Book titled 'Wedding Customs and Folklore' written by Margaret Baker

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Margot Child collection
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London, England
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Mrs Margot Child
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1977
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope.

The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1827
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Virgilius Opera.

Virgilius Opera.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1815
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"TILT'S MINIATURE ALMANACK 1938"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Large fleece of superfine wool from the Macarthur merino flock, Camden Park, Sydney

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Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Camden Park, New South Wales, Australia
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John Macarthur
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1988
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'An Account of the English Colony in NSW' Volume 1

'An Account of the English Colony in NSW' Volume 1

David Collins collection
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London, England
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1798
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club members register and minutes book, 1907 to 1909, and 1921 to 1930

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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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1907
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Our Young Queen

Our Young Queen

Daphne Mabbott collection
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London, England
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Pitkins
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1953
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Heyhoe

Heyhoe

Ruth Preddey collection
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London, England
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Pelham Books
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1978
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