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Woven split cane bicornual [bicornuate] basket made in the Cairns district

Woven split cane bicornual [bicornuate] basket made in the C...

JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 1
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Baskets
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1850
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Club

Club

Katherine Stow collection
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Clubs
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Narran River, New South Wales, Australia
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Peter Hippi
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1879
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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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Tirranna Picnic Race Club minutes book, 1886 to 1915

Tirranna Picnic Race Club minutes book, 1886 to 1915

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Minute books
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1886
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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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Virgilius Opera.

Virgilius Opera.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1815
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Small paperback book titled

Small paperback book titled "Movement" No.8, edited by Thea ...

Thompson Family collection
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Thea S. Hughes
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Australian Short Stories

Australian Short Stories

Thompson Family collection
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Book titled 'Women in Interesting Occupations Coffs Harbour and NSW District 1986' written by Patricia Degens

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Thompson Family collection
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Patricia A. Degens
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1986
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Beauties of Shelley.

Beauties of Shelley.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1830
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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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Souvenir mug - Bicentenary of Australia

Souvenir mug - Bicentenary of Australia

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1788
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club minutes book, 1881 to 1912

Tirranna Picnic Race Club minutes book, 1881 to 1912

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Minute books
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1881
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Not Test Cricket

Not Test Cricket

Nanette Ward collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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J E. Monfries
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1950
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Australian silver commemorative medallion marking Australia's 150th Anniversary in1938, featuring the landing at Sydney Cove of Captain Arthur Phillip on January 26 1788.

Australian silver commemorative medallion marking Australia'...

Olive King collection
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Commemorative medallions
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1938
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Cream cotton corset

Cream cotton corset

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Corsets
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1850
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Pair of wooden skis made from hand-cut mountain ash, with leather bindings

Pair of wooden skis made from hand-cut mountain ash, with le...

Donald Maclurcan collection no. 2
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Skis
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Kiandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey Yen
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1860
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club Programme, 20 January 1888

Tirranna Picnic Race Club Programme, 20 January 1888

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Thomas Daniel
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1888
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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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Wheelwright's bell auger bit

Wheelwright's bell auger bit

Arthur Sayer collection
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Spoke trimmer bits
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Evandale, Tasmania, Australia
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William A. Porter
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1880
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Byron Tales.

Byron Tales.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1837
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The Bijou.

The Bijou.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1834
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Ornate silver centrepiece for a table

Ornate silver centrepiece for a table

Smith Family collection
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Centrepieces
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1866
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Observation on the Fairy Queen.

Observation on the Fairy Queen.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1807
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Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensated balance

Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensa...

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1820
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The Fly-Fisher's Entomology

The Fly-Fisher's Entomology

Alfred Ronalds collection
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Flying Dutchmen

Flying Dutchmen

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Mr Frank Clune
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1953
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Mac's Memoirs by GH Cunningham

Mac's Memoirs by GH Cunningham

William Beausang collection
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New Zealand
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Letter - Sworn statement by John Flynn, 16 May 1844

Letter - Sworn statement by John Flynn, 16 May 1844

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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Olympic Games Melbourne 1956

Olympic Games Melbourne 1956

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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Book about the Marylebone Cricket Club titled 'MCC 1787-1937'

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Nance Pownall collection
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London, England
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The Times Publishing Company
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1937
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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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Pocket Tin Whistle Book, Francis McPeake

Pocket Tin Whistle Book, Francis McPeake

Val Plumwood collection
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The Hambeldon Men

The Hambeldon Men

Nanette Ward collection
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England, United Kingdom
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E V. Lucas
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1907
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Wicker and leather child's pony saddle

Wicker and leather child's pony saddle

Gidleigh collection
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Saddles
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1880
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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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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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Damania

Damania

Patsy Jones collection
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John Rodgers Marine Chronometer No 1/1853, with accessories in a wooden case

John Rodgers Marine Chronometer No 1/1853, with accessories ...

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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John Rodgers
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1868
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First day cover celebrating the centennary of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church, Thursday Island

First day cover celebrating the centennary of Our Lady of th...

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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First day envelopes
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1984
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Victorian ferns

Victorian ferns

Jean Galbraith collection
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Crickety Cricket

Crickety Cricket

Nanette Ward collection
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London, England
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Douglas Moffat
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1897
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Cattle branding iron with the initials TR

Cattle branding iron with the initials TR

Gidleigh collection
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Brands
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1880
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The Efficient Mind

The Efficient Mind

Thompson Family collection
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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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The Soil of the Farm.

The Soil of the Farm.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1882
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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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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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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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Prize card awarded to Mr AL Faithfull Goulburn 1888

Prize card awarded to Mr AL Faithfull Goulburn 1888

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1888
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Godolphin.

Godolphin.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1833
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Childe Harold

Childe Harold

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1837
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Laws of Greek Accents

Laws of Greek Accents

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1857
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Giants of the Game

Giants of the Game

Nanette Ward collection
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London, England
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Hon H R. Lyttelton
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1856
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Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Gidleigh Collection
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Fishing lures
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London, England
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1880
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AFFECTION'S KEEPSAKE. / ORIGINAL POETRY / 1838

AFFECTION'S KEEPSAKE. / ORIGINAL POETRY / 1838

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait of Alice Gibson, by Myra Felton, 1860's

Portrait of Alice Gibson, by Myra Felton, 1860's

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Pastel drawings
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Myra Felton
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1860
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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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Pedigree records

Pedigree records

Mary Willsallen collection
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Paxton's Flower Garden

Paxton's Flower Garden

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1882
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