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Book titled 'Hiking From Early Canberra'

Book titled 'Hiking From Early Canberra'

Thompson Family collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Sky's the Limit by J.M. Spaight

The Sky's the Limit by J.M. Spaight

William Beausang collection
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London, England
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1940
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Climbing trees

Climbing trees

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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Small paperback book by Thea Stanley Hughes titled 'The Unknown Drug'

Small paperback book by Thea Stanley Hughes titled 'The Unkn...

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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Enamelled metal dipper with handle, grey with blue rim

Enamelled metal dipper with handle, grey with blue rim

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Dippers
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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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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The Testing Years

The Testing Years

Nanette Ward collection
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London, England
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Gordon Ross
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1958
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White cotton pillowcase

White cotton pillowcase

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Pillowcases
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1920
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Monocular microscope used for the scientific study of algae by phycologist Valerie May

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Valerie Jones collection
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Microscopes
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Valerie May
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1940
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Central South Coast - results of second innings

Central South Coast - results of second innings

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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New South Wales, Australia
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Lily Bostock
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Horts Chronology and Ancient History.

Horts Chronology and Ancient History.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1820
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Sydney Heads

Sydney Heads

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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1907
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Mr Midshipman Easy

Mr Midshipman Easy

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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1944
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QSL card for 2DL, Australian Experimental Station

QSL card for 2DL, Australian Experimental Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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Couple on a sun deck

Couple on a sun deck

WS Kalf collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Wim S. Kalf
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Book titled Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty, containing loose double page

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Donald Walker
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1837
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Pedigree records

Pedigree records

Mary Willsallen collection
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The Works of Virgil.

The Works of Virgil.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1820
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Zelvco.

Zelvco.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1822
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Newspaper clipping titled 'Women's Cricket / Girl's Five Sixes / Vigoro Star Hits Out'

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Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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New South Wales, Australia
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New South Wales Women's Cricket Association player's pass, 1934

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Ruby Lee collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1934
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Front view of a house

Front view of a house

WS Kalf collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Wim S. Kalf
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Cartoon of disgraced NSW Chief Magistrate Murray Farquhar

Cartoon of disgraced NSW Chief Magistrate Murray Farquhar

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1986
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View across water, from inside a house

View across water, from inside a house

WS Kalf collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Wim S. Kalf
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Pair of leather fire fighting gloves worn by Jon Belmonte

Pair of leather fire fighting gloves worn by Jon Belmonte

Jon Belmonte collection no. 1
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Firefighters clothing
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Jonathan 'Jon' S. Belmonte
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1994
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Typical River Scenery, N.S.W

Typical River Scenery, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Birthday Gift.

The Birthday Gift.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1834
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"TILT'S MINIATURE ALMANACK 1938"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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"Pelmanism" Lesson No.6.

Thompson Family collection
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Receipt book, 10/07/1984 - 01/10/1085

Receipt book, 10/07/1984 - 01/10/1085

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1984
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A National Black Newspaper, Black Nation, Issue No. 4, February 1983, edited by Ross Watson

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Terry Fox collection
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Newspapers
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New South Wales, Australia
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1983
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1967 Referendums booklet, produced by the Commonwealth of Australia

1967 Referendums booklet, produced by the Commonwealth of Au...

Jack Horner collection
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Booklets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1967
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Five show badges from various Agricultural and Horticultural Associations in NSW

Five show badges from various Agricultural and Horticultural...

Colledge Family collection
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Badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1923
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New South Wales Postal Service cylindrical red cast iron post box

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Postboxes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Triggs & Marr, Sydney
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1870
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Richard Hollis & Sons .66 calibre single shot percussion pistol probably used by bushranger Frank Gardiner

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Thelma Brown collection
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Pistols
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Richard Hollis & Son
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1832
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Assorted instructional documentation related to an Underwood Standard Typewriter typewriter

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Helen Mason collection
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Instructional documents
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United States of America
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Stott & Underwood Ltd
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1925
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Hungarian Army Book

Hungarian Army Book

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Budapest, Hungary
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1944
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Miss NSW Charity Queen 1968 tiara

Miss NSW Charity Queen 1968 tiara

Monique Mulder-Finlay collection - Miss NSW Charity Queen 1968
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Tiaras
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Australia Company
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1968
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Tablecloth and four serviettes

Tablecloth and four serviettes

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Table linen
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1930
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Corrobborree [i.e. corroboree] or dance or the natives of New South Wales. New Holland

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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Prints
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New South Wales, Australia
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W Preston
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1820
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Arms of the State of New South Wales

Arms of the State of New South Wales

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sixteen associated Royal Agricultural Society of N.S.W. Lady's and Member badges

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Colledge Family collection
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Badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Black, white and pink leaflet printed for Australia's 150th Anniversary in 1938

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Noble Numismatics collection
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Leaflets
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New South Wales, Australia
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Australia's 150th Anniversary Celebrations Council
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1938
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Blue enamel candlestick

Blue enamel candlestick

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Candlesticks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1930
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Photograph depicting a couple in a lounge room

Photograph depicting a couple in a lounge room

WS Kalf collection
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Photographs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Wim S. Kalf
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Berowra N.S.W

Berowra N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartoon titled 'War is Hell'.

Cartoon titled 'War is Hell'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Vincent 'Vince' O'Farrell
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2001
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Volutidae Cymbiolista Hunteri

Volutidae Cymbiolista Hunteri

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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New South Wales, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1960
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Stimson's Reef

Stimson's Reef

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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1942
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Pamphlet titled 'The Old Red Gum Tree', marking the celebration of the separation of the colony of Victoria from New South Wales

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Australian War Memorial collection
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Pamphlets
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Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1951
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Certificate to Commemorate the First Election of Members of the Arbitration Court of New South Wales, issued to Mr Arthur Mitchell

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Membership certificates
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Australia
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Julian Ashton
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1901
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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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Books
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Prince Charles P.
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The Listener in Test Cricket

The Listener in Test Cricket

Elsie Deane collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar E Baillie
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1948
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Beauties of Shelley.

Beauties of Shelley.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1830
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On a North Coast farm NSW. No. 10.

On a North Coast farm NSW. No. 10.

Joyce Knife collection
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Cigarette cards
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England
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WD & HO Wills
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1925
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Chinshihuang - The Entombed Warriors King by Leo Tien

Chinshihuang - The Entombed Warriors King by Leo Tien

Leo Tien collection
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China
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Father Leo Tien
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QSL card for VK2DD

QSL card for VK2DD

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tabernacle, Enmore

Tabernacle, Enmore

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A new species of brachycome

A new species of brachycome

Jean Galbraith collection
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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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