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Burnished, wooden fighting club

Burnished, wooden fighting club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Clubs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Tim Kane's Treasure

Tim Kane's Treasure

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Miniature Classical Library.

Miniature Classical Library.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1836
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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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Prison warden, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Prison warden, 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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Godolphin.

Godolphin.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1833
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Brass fastening latch

Brass fastening latch

Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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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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Popular Scientific Recreations

Popular Scientific Recreations

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Australia and the Olympic Games Guide

Australia and the Olympic Games Guide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Pair of ladies cream satin shoes with a ruched decorative bow on front, a baby Louis heel and a rounded toe

Pair of ladies cream satin shoes with a ruched decorative bo...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoes
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1860
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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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Invoice statement book, 31/10/1984 - 09/03/1987

Invoice statement book, 31/10/1984 - 09/03/1987

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1984
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Two pinnate leaf boronias and their essential oils...

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Jean Galbraith collection
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Parliament of Tasmania Penal Establishments, Hobart and Launceston Reports for 1886

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Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Reports
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1886
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Cartoon book, 'Wally and the Major' by Stan Cross

Cartoon book, 'Wally and the Major' by Stan Cross

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 16
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1939
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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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Royal Brides

Royal Brides

Margot Child collection
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London, England
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Mrs Margot Child
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1981
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Byron Tales Vol 2

Byron Tales Vol 2

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1837
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His Consolation of Philosophy.

His Consolation of Philosophy.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1830
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Pamphlet for Ordination Services, 1873

Pamphlet for Ordination Services, 1873

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Pamphlets
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1873
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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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Plaster plaque of Truganini

Plaster plaque of Truganini

Edmund Dicks collection
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Plaques
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Tasmania, Australia
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Edmund J. Dicks
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1931
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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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Night fishing

Night fishing

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Samuel T. Gill
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1870
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A circuit of Grampians

A circuit of Grampians

Jean Galbraith collection
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Hypoxis Glabella

Hypoxis Glabella

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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"Pelmanism" Lesson No.6.

Thompson Family collection
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Love

Love

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Poster titled 'Telephone services link together the people of all nations'

Poster titled 'Telephone services link together the people o...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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The Trade Cycle

The Trade Cycle

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Books
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Government Publishing Service
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Shifting spanner

Shifting spanner

Phillip Porta collection
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Wrenches
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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John H. Gillman
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1850
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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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British Military Issue Pattern 1842 Musket, or New Line, Socket Bayonet, used by Lieutenant Thomas Quinn, 73rd Regiment (ret), in Van Diemens Land

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Neil Martin collection
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Socket bayonets
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England
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George Salter & Co
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1844
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Mrs John Cumming, by Montagu Scott of Sydney

Mrs John Cumming, by Montagu Scott of Sydney

Jane Webster collection
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Cartes-de-visite
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Montagu Scott
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1870
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Olympic Saga

Olympic Saga

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Books
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Keith Donald
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1957
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Native Encampment

Native Encampment

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John S. Prout
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1844
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Four unused centenary re-issue of the first postage stamps produced in Australia, 1950

Four unused centenary re-issue of the first postage stamps p...

Third Great Seal of New South Wales collection
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Postage stamps
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Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1950
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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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Netball by Joyce Brown

Netball by Joyce Brown

History of Netball - Joyce Brown collection
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Joyce Brown
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1966
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"Pelmanism" Lesson No.8

Thompson Family collection
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Burnished, wooden fighting club

Burnished, wooden fighting club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Clubs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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The English Game of Cricket

The English Game of Cricket

Nanette Ward collection
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London, England
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Charles Box
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1877
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AFFECTION'S KEEPSAKE. / ORIGINAL POETRY / 1838

AFFECTION'S KEEPSAKE. / ORIGINAL POETRY / 1838

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Internment Camps Tatura, Hay, Laveday and Wayville

Internment Camps Tatura, Hay, Laveday and Wayville

Rosa Cappelluti collection
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The Billy Book Hughes Abroad

The Billy Book Hughes Abroad

Eveline Coulter collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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1918
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Oil on linen portrait of the racehorse 'Jorrocks'

Oil on linen portrait of the racehorse 'Jorrocks'

Jorrocks collection
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Paintings
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Unknown Artist
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1840
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Pearl brooch given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

Pearl brooch given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her hu...

Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1826
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Pocket Tin Whistle Book, Francis McPeake

Pocket Tin Whistle Book, Francis McPeake

Val Plumwood collection
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Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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London, England
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Lannon Harley
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1832
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Papaerback book titled 'Famous People's Pigs', 1943

Papaerback book titled 'Famous People's Pigs', 1943

Thompson Family collection
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Angus & Robertson
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1943
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The Coronal - A Collection of Many Problems.

The Coronal - A Collection of Many Problems.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1674
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Warden at opened trap door for the gallows Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Warden at opened trap door for the gallows Campbell Street P...

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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Cyathorphora Pteridoides

Cyathorphora Pteridoides

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Ancient and Modern Hymns

Ancient and Modern Hymns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Wings An Anthology of Flight edited by H G Bryden

Wings An Anthology of Flight edited by H G Bryden

William Beausang collection
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London, England
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1942
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Chuck and Di have a Baby

Chuck and Di have a Baby

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Prince Charles P.
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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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Books
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Government Publishing Service
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The Tipping Olympics, Melbourne 1956 - Rome 1960

The Tipping Olympics, Melbourne 1956 - Rome 1960

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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E W. Tipping
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1956
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