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Mabung by Kevin Gilbert, reprinted 1990

Mabung by Kevin Gilbert, reprinted 1990

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Kevin Gilbert
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1990
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An Australian Cricketer on Tour

An Australian Cricketer on Tour

Nanette Ward collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Frank J. Laver
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1905
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Wooden carving of a goanna 'ngintaka', carved at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

Wooden carving of a goanna 'ngintaka', carved at the 'Tracki...

Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Topsy Tjulyata
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2001
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pocket Politics No.6, 1954

Pocket Politics No.6, 1954

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 12
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Pamphlets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Liberal Party of Australia
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1954
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Black and white portrait photograph of Fred Daly

Black and white portrait photograph of Fred Daly

Fred Daly collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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L J Dwyer
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Cartoon depicting Peter Costello tossing a coin into a cup labelled N.M.A.

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Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'The Double Dreaming'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'The Double Dreaming'

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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CANBERRA Sing the Old Hundredth Hymn 12.3.13 H&S

CANBERRA Sing the Old Hundredth Hymn 12.3.13 H&S

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Book titled 'Rum Jungle Uranium Project Opening Ceremony'

Book titled 'Rum Jungle Uranium Project Opening Ceremony'

Norman Parker collection
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Rum Jungle, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Norman Parker
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1954
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'Subject No.11 - 200 Years' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1988
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'Subject No.3 - ' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

'Subject No.3 - ' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

ACT Milk Authority collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1987
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The Intertype

The Intertype

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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The Prince and Princess of Wales

The Prince and Princess of Wales

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1981
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Percival Proctor Mk 1 monoplane VH-FEP

Percival Proctor Mk 1 monoplane VH-FEP

Frederick Edmunds collection
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Aeroplanes
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Luton, Bedfordshire, England
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Percival Aircraft Company Limited
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1942
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Australian Short Stories

Australian Short Stories

Thompson Family collection
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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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The History of the Hoppers

The History of the Hoppers

Terence Lane collection
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1979
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White High Gloss Australian history

White High Gloss Australian history

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1997
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'The Squatters' Thesaurus'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'The Squatters' Thesa...

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Poster advertising the Hiroshima Day march and rally

Poster advertising the Hiroshima Day march and rally

ACT Trades and Labour Council collection
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Political posters
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Dickson, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1995
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Paperback book titled

Paperback book titled "Pelmanism"

Thompson Family collection
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Paxton's Flower Garden

Paxton's Flower Garden

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1883
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Karrawaingi

Karrawaingi

Terence Lane collection
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John Sands Pty Ltd
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1940
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Stop the War Fair

Stop the War Fair

Protest Against AIDEX '91 collection
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T-shirts
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Desiko Pty Ltd
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1991
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Cardboard bookmarkers tickets

Cardboard bookmarkers tickets

Jim McMahon collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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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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Gesang Buch owned by Reverend John Grosse's father Bernard Theodor Grosse

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Reverend John Grosse
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1903
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Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty

Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1837
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Notes from the National Herbarium of Victoria

Notes from the National Herbarium of Victoria

Jean Galbraith collection
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Book titled 'China Today.  Series 3.  Reconstruction in China'

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Lorelle Moore collection
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China
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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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Convert Military Spending Earth Repair Action

Convert Military Spending Earth Repair Action

Protest Against AIDEX '91 collection
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Stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Desiko Pty Ltd
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1991
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The New Weeks Preparation

The New Weeks Preparation

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Fraser Island

Fraser Island

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Fiona Foley
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1990
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'An Account of the English Colony in NSW' Volume 1

'An Account of the English Colony in NSW' Volume 1

David Collins collection
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London, England
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1798
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Bark painting 'Galawu - Stringy bark house', by George Milpurrurru, 1985

Bark painting 'Galawu - Stringy bark house', by George Milpu...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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George Milpurrurru
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1985
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Save Tasmania's Tall Forests

Save Tasmania's Tall Forests

Wilderness Society (A.C.T. Branch) Forests Campaign collection
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Leaflets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Wilderness Society
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1988
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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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'Subject No.8 - Standing Alone' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1987
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Composing rule

Composing rule

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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On The Essenes

On The Essenes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Everybody's Thinking Young's

Everybody's Thinking Young's

J B Young Ltd collection
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Advertising stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Menu for a Luncheon on the 27th September 1945 at Parliament House, Canberra

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Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1945
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Canberra a City of Flowers, Official tourist guide to Australia's National Capital

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 5
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Travel books
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Federal Capital Commission
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1934
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Poster titled 'Sad Boys are Sniffing', by Vanessa Brown Nampitjinpa, 1985

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Vanessa B. Nampitjinpa
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1985
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J.B. Young Limited

J.B. Young Limited

J B Young Ltd collection
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Photographic postcards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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Ballard for Joseph Hartmann

Ballard for Joseph Hartmann

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Some notes on Coode Island and its flora

Some notes on Coode Island and its flora

Jean Galbraith collection
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Souvenir mug - Australia a nation, May 1927, To commemorate the opening of the Federal Parliament House Canberra

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John and Jan Wilson collection
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Commemorative mugs
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England, United Kingdom
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Aynsley and Sons
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1926
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Cricket Prints, Some Batsmen and Bowlers 1920-1940

Cricket Prints, Some Batsmen and Bowlers 1920-1940

Nanette Ward collection
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London, England
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R C. Robertson-Glascow
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1948
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Black and white photograph showing a view towards a large building with a military tent camp in the background

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Mollie Ballard collection
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Photographs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Frank W. Ballard
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1927
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Volume 1, 1873-6, 'Educational collections of Australian plants

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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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1873
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Composing rule

Composing rule

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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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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Transparency with print design, untitled, by Tjulyata Kulyuru

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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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Transparency with print design, Ngayuku Walka Puru Purunypa, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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1997
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Transparency with print design, Ngayuku Walka Urupurunypo, by Angkuna Kulyuru

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Angkuna Kulyuru
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1997
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'The Treaty'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'The Treaty'

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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