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Popular Scientific Recreations

Popular Scientific Recreations

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Boomerang

Boomerang

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Natural History.

Natural History.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1833
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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shady.

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shady.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1823
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Small paperback book titled

Small paperback book titled "Movement" Vol VII, No.1. Edited...

Thompson Family collection
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Thea S. Hughes
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Pokerwork decorated club, attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

Pokerwork decorated club, attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Clubs
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1800
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The Flying Tigers by Russell Whelan

The Flying Tigers by Russell Whelan

William Beausang collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1943
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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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Love

Love

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Commonwealth of Australia, Australian Women's Land Army Service Record Book, issued to Sheila Ferguson

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Sheila Van Emden collection
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Leeton, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Sheila C. Van Emden
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1943
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Dimsie Moves Up Again

Dimsie Moves Up Again

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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1942
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The Princess of Wales Fashion Handbook

The Princess of Wales Fashion Handbook

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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London, England
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Tim Graham
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1984
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Book titled The Eureka Stockade

Book titled The Eureka Stockade

Raffaello Carboni collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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George Serras
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1855
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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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Hand Fibel owned by Reverend John Grosse's mother Evelyn Scholz

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Reverend John Grosse
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1897
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Morris Tobias Marine Chronometer No 695, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Morris Tobias
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1830
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Diamond-shaped wooden parrying shield decorated with blue pigment

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19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Shields
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Upper Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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1840
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Row of cells and walkway, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Row of cells and walkway, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

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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The Works of Virgil.

The Works of Virgil.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1820
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Ceramic ewer jug 1882

Ceramic ewer jug 1882

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Ewers
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1882
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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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L'Amico del Prigionero

L'Amico del Prigionero

Rosa Cappelluti collection
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"Pelmanism" Lesson No.8

Thompson Family collection
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Oak oil stone

Oak oil stone

George Henry Taylor collection
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Sharpening stones
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1790
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Songbook for

Songbook for "Aus Ofterreichs Bergen"

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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A Family Affair, The Story of the Carlaws of Glasgow

A Family Affair, The Story of the Carlaws of Glasgow

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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Chinshihuang - The Entombed Warriors King by Leo Tien

Chinshihuang - The Entombed Warriors King by Leo Tien

Leo Tien collection
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China
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Father Leo Tien
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Noticee: visitors are permitted to see those persons who are committed for trial on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays

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Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Signs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1892
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Cricket with the Kangaroo

Cricket with the Kangaroo

Nanette Ward collection
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England, United Kingdom
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G F. McCleary
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1950
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Wooden stick used for washing clothes

Wooden stick used for washing clothes

Lorna Huxtable collection
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Copper sticks
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Louise E. Barrenger
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1882
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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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Wool specimens
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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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Godolphin.

Godolphin.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1833
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Botanical specimen book, volume three of

Botanical specimen book, volume three of "1873-6, Educationa...

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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The First Arrivals From Molfetta to Sth Australia

The First Arrivals From Molfetta to Sth Australia

Rosa Cappelluti collection
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National Agricultural & Industrial Association of Queensland, 'Ewes Fleeces 1882'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1882
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Great Cricketers

Great Cricketers

Nanette Ward collection
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London, England
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Denzil Batchelor
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1970
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Childe Harold

Childe Harold

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1837
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The Last of the Mohicans.

The Last of the Mohicans.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1836
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Poster - Tall ships, Tall Stories, Resistance Every Day Since 1788...

Poster - Tall ships, Tall Stories, Resistance Every Day Sinc...

Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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Australia
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1988
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club cash book, 1922 to 1925

Tirranna Picnic Race Club cash book, 1922 to 1925

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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1922
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The Arts Festival - Melbourne 1956

The Arts Festival - Melbourne 1956

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1956
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Carte de visite portrait photograph of Nathaniel Myers

Carte de visite portrait photograph of Nathaniel Myers

Nathaniel Myers Scrimshaw collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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H H. Baily
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1867
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The Tohunga of Maori Life.

The Tohunga of Maori Life.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Calendar by Turner & Henderson Booksellers and Stationers, Sydney, 1882

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Calendars
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Turner & Henderson Pty Ltd
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1882
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Wooden highchair with white leather harness

Wooden highchair with white leather harness

Doris Nash collection
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Highchairs
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Iram Nash
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1875
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club invitations book

Tirranna Picnic Race Club invitations book

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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Notice of Anthony Stradivari The Celebrated Violin-Maker

Notice of Anthony Stradivari The Celebrated Violin-Maker

Dods Violin and Viola collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William W. Dods
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1919
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The Vicar Of Wakefield

The Vicar Of Wakefield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London Nights Entertainments.

London Nights Entertainments.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Story of the Southern Cross Transpacific Flight 1928

Story of the Southern Cross Transpacific Flight 1928

William Beausang collection
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Charles E. Kingsford Smith
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1928
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Sheilas, wogs & poofters

Sheilas, wogs & poofters

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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2002
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Booklet compiled by E.E. Bean Honorary Secretary Victorian Cricket Association containing records, statistics and articles about test cricket in England and Australia between 1877-1921

Booklet compiled by E.E. Bean Honorary Secretary Victorian C...

Nanette Ward collection
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Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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W and J Barr
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1877
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Postcard featuring Law Courts, Melbourne

Postcard featuring Law Courts, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne Law Courts, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1874
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Het Verzet van de Nederlandsche Bisschoppen

Het Verzet van de Nederlandsche Bisschoppen

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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"Pelmanism". Lesson No.7

Thompson Family collection
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A Coronation Gallery of Royal Books

A Coronation Gallery of Royal Books

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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Aboriginal breastplate for U Robert, King of Big Leather and Big River Tribes

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Edmund Milne collection
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Gwydir River, New South Wales, Australia
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1800
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Metal peg - prison cell fixture

Metal peg - prison cell fixture

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Building materials
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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The Queen Came By

The Queen Came By

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1955
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Simplified Cost Accounting Procedures for the Printing Trade

Simplified Cost Accounting Procedures for the Printing Trade

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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