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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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Wedding anniversary card

Wedding anniversary card

Margot Child collection
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United Kingdom
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Mrs Margot Child
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Narrative of an Expedition into Central Australia...During the Years 1844, 5 and 6, Vol 2

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Charles Sturt and AB Paterson collection
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London, England
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Captain Charles Sturt
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1849
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Typeface for the letter 'T'

Typeface for the letter 'T'

Les Robertson collection
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Type pieces
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Composing rule

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Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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A Song of the English

A Song of the English

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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George Robertson and Company Pty Ltd
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Composing rule

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Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Sea lions on Macquarie Island

Sea lions on Macquarie Island

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Magazine clippings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1963
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A 5 tier commemorative cake decorated with an oval plaque with an emu, kangaroo, shield and a rising sun

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Margot Child collection
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Photographic postcards
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Mrs Margot Child
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'Toorak Land' envelope, correspondence, and plans, Robert Lionel Faithfull, 12 May 1904

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Deeds
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1904
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Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1876

Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1876

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Folders
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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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Correa speciosa

Correa speciosa

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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1876
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Eucalyptus viminalis

Eucalyptus viminalis

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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Sword with scabbard presented to Sergeant Arthur Steele by grateful pastoralists following the capture of Ned Kelly

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Sergeant Arthur Steele collection
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Swords
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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J W Rosier, Gun Maker
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1880
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Book titled 'Pelmanism The Will to Conquer Lesson No.3'

Book titled 'Pelmanism The Will to Conquer Lesson No.3'

Thompson Family collection
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'Joh's Run', also titled 'Pumpkin Scone Recipe'

'Joh's Run', also titled 'Pumpkin Scone Recipe'

Peter Nicholson collection no. 3
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Sculptures
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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The Spy.

The Spy.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Kissing babies

Kissing babies

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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1996
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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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Composing rule

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Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Stencil for a violin F hole

Stencil for a violin F hole

Dods Violin and Viola collection
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Stencils
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William W. Dods
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1920
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Composing rule

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Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Melbourne. A City of Unrivalled Loveliness

Melbourne. A City of Unrivalled Loveliness

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Pamphlets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Diagram for violin making

Diagram for violin making

Dods Violin and Viola collection
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Notes
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William W. Dods
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1920
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Nulladulla

Nulladulla

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1972
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1973
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G.P.O. Melbourne

G.P.O. Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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1911
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Sailors from Japanese Squadron passing along Swanston St Melbourne, 14th May 1906

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Imperial Japanese Navy
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1906
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A printed form letter from W. W. Dods to accompany an assay certificate

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Dods Violin and Viola collection
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Business Letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William W. Dods
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1920
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1933 wedding photograph published in the Weekend Australian magazine, 7-8 April 1984

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Margot Child collection
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Magazine clippings
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Mrs Margot Child
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1984
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The Red Knight of Germany by Floyd Gibbons

The Red Knight of Germany by Floyd Gibbons

William Beausang collection
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Great Britain
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1930
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Die Schlact am Skaqerrak, Franz Schneider Verlag 1933

Die Schlact am Skaqerrak, Franz Schneider Verlag 1933

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1933
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Postcard featuring Swanston Street Melbourne

Postcard featuring Swanston Street Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1937
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Australian Pony Stud Book Society Foal Recording Records

Australian Pony Stud Book Society Foal Recording Records

Mary Willsallen collection
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Lorna Kettels and Barbara Peden, bats in hand, walking off the MCG during a break in play

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Lorna Smith collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Kodak (Australasia) Pty Ltd
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1934
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Referendum Typo

Referendum Typo

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Andrew Weldon
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1999
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Women warn that life in the Anglican Church may be a health hazard

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Movement for the Ordination of Women collection
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Political badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Church of England
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1984
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Novadu Terpi - Pattern book

Novadu Terpi - Pattern book

Guna Kinne collection no. 2
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Latvia
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1939
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A Cattle Station in Australia

A Cattle Station in Australia

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Atlas Press Pty Ltd
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1920
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Beautiful flower beds, in Pioneer Women's memorial gardens, Melb.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Old Home

The Old Home

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Poster

Poster "BREAKING CHAINS...MAKING LINKS"

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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Event posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1986
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Note of thanks for sympathy card

Note of thanks for sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1984
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CURSORY REMARKS ON BATHING

CURSORY REMARKS ON BATHING

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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Invitations
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Mrs Margot Child
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1977
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Wedding anniversary card

Wedding anniversary card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1977
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Melbourne from the Shrine of Remembrance, Vic

Melbourne from the Shrine of Remembrance, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Man and a woman

Man and a woman

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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Wedding anniversary card

Wedding anniversary card

Margot Child collection
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United Kingdom
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Mrs Margot Child
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Wedding anniversary card

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Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Thankyou for wedding gift

Thankyou for wedding gift

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1977
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Wedding anniversary card

Wedding anniversary card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Congratulations

Congratulations

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Wedding acceptance

Wedding acceptance

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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The Vicar Of Wakefield

The Vicar Of Wakefield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Australian Women's Cricket, 1938

Australian Women's Cricket, 1938

Mollie Flaherty collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Spectator Publishing Co Pty Ltd
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1938
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