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The Legend of the Coming of the First Kangaroo

The Legend of the Coming of the First Kangaroo

Terence Lane collection
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1948
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The Victorian Naturalist

The Victorian Naturalist

Jean Galbraith collection
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Knights Bachelor record, 1981

Knights Bachelor record, 1981

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Dressing case containing two hair brushes, two clothes brushes, a comb and a mirror

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Ellen Rogers collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1928
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Affection's Keepsake.

Affection's Keepsake.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1837
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Poll Shock

Poll Shock

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Andrew Weldon
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1997
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Brahman and Cowboy 1997, Saddle Bronc and Cowboy 1997, Bareback Bronc and Cowboy 1997

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Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Christopher Wallace
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1997
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Old Humphrey's Addresses

Old Humphrey's Addresses

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Jubilee Book of Cricket by Prince Ranjitsinhji.

The Jubilee Book of Cricket by Prince Ranjitsinhji.

Nanette Ward collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Prince Kumar S. Ranjitsinhji
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1897
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Beauties of Shelley.

Beauties of Shelley.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1830
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Book titled The History of the Convict Ship 'Success', containing postcard depicting 'Success'

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Neville Locker collection
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Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
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1929
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Pamphlet celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the 1928 trans-Pacific flight, 14 June 1978

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Hearn collection
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Pamphlets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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The Sun
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1928
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Horse and Pick-up, Horse and Stockman

Horse and Pick-up, Horse and Stockman

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Christopher Wallace
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1997
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Pauline Hanson, the brunette look

Pauline Hanson, the brunette look

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1997
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Book titled 'Pelmanism Your purpose in Life: How to Achieve It Lesson 2'

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Thompson Family collection
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A Voyage with the Mails between Brisbane - London.  Australia and Great Britain

A Voyage with the Mails between Brisbane - London. Australi...

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Orient Line
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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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Investigation; or Travels in the Boudoir.

Investigation; or Travels in the Boudoir.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1837
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Solarplate print, Nyangatja Ernabella Walka, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Etchings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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1997
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Solarplate print, Ngayuku Walka Muni Kilipi Tjuta, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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1997
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Uncirculated 1997 one dollar coin

Uncirculated 1997 one dollar coin

Royal Australian Mint collection no. 2
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One dollar coins
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Royal Australian Mint
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1997
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GST

GST

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Mark Lynch
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1988
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Transparency with print design, untitled

Transparency with print design, untitled

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Transparencies
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1997
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Embossed print, Walka Wiru Mulapa, by Tjulyata Kulyuru

Embossed print, Walka Wiru Mulapa, by Tjulyata Kulyuru

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjulyata Kulyuru
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1997
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Cartoon of John Hewson sitting on a chair nursing a large fat 'GST' cat

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John Shakespeare collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr John Shakespeare
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1987
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World Finance

World Finance

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1988
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Margriet Kookboek

Margriet Kookboek

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1948
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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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Book titled Our Sovereign Lady by L. A. Nickolls

Book titled Our Sovereign Lady by L. A. Nickolls

Marion Butcher collection
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London, England
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1956
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Necklace of opalescent maireener shells, 'Jewel of the Sea', made by Corrie Fullard, Tasmanian Aboriginal artist, 1997

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Corrie Fullard collection
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Corrie L. Fullard
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1997
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Transparency with print design, Anapalaku Walka 1, by Angkuna Kulyuru

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Transparencies
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Angkuna Kulyuru
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1997
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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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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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Chinese Remonstrance to the Parliament and People of Victoria. Issued by their committee: Cheok Hong Cheong, Chairman

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Chinese in Australia Rare Books collection
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1888
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Native title

Native title

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1997
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Tim Kane's Treasure

Tim Kane's Treasure

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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A circuit of Grampians

A circuit of Grampians

Jean Galbraith collection
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A Tale of Mississippi.

A Tale of Mississippi.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1840
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Solar plate print, Puru/Tree, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

Solar plate print, Puru/Tree, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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1997
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Descriptions of a new Victorian helichrysum

Descriptions of a new Victorian helichrysum

Jean Galbraith collection
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GST

GST

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Lindsay Foyle
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1997
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Woman with Altitude

Woman with Altitude

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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Horses and Saddles 1997, 1998

Horses and Saddles 1997, 1998

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Calvin Smith
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1997
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The Studio Yearbook of Decorative Art

The Studio Yearbook of Decorative Art

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1915
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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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Fade Away

Fade Away

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1997
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Book titled 'A Complete Account of the Settlement at Port Jackson', Watkin Tench, 1793

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Watkin Tench collection
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London, England
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Lieutenant-General Watkin Tench
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1793
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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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Heaven on Earth

Heaven on Earth

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1997
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Saucepan and lid

Saucepan and lid

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Saucepans
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West Bromwich, West Midlands, England
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Archibald Kenrick & Sons
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1900
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Album of Newspaper clippings, Kingsford Smith, London

Album of Newspaper clippings, Kingsford Smith, London

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Albums
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Contributions to Australian Orchidology

Contributions to Australian Orchidology

Jean Galbraith collection
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White china dinner plate

White china dinner plate

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Dinner plates
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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Embossed print, Uru Ngarinyi, by Tjulyata Kulyuru

Embossed print, Uru Ngarinyi, by Tjulyata Kulyuru

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjulyata Kulyuru
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1997
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Palm frond hand fan

Palm frond hand fan

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Fans
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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James Sambo
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1987
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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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Windmill 1998

Windmill 1998

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Calvin Smith
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1997
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PM picks unholy war over Wik

PM picks unholy war over Wik

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1997
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Half-size bronze profile of Sir Charles Kingsford Smith, on a timber base

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Ellen Rogers collection
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Merrylands, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Thelma Dahl
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1932
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Rectangular nine carat gold-plated metal cigarette case engraved with 'SMITHY OLD SON WE MADE IT. CHARLES'

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Charles Kingsford-Smith collection
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Cigarette cases
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Charles E. Kingsford Smith
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1920
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