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Black and white photograph of a military camp

Black and white photograph of a military camp

Mollie Ballard collection
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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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Vauxhall car in a scrubby, grassy landscape

Vauxhall car in a scrubby, grassy landscape

Colledge Family collection
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Women's cricket team

Women's cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Josephina Wilkey wearing a white bonnet, 13 September 1878

Josephina Wilkey wearing a white bonnet, 13 September 1878

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exeter, Devon, England, United Kingdom
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Edward H. Cox & W.Durant
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1878
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Rhododendrons

Rhododendrons

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bride

Bride

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Photograph of a crowd of people on the street outside J B Young's department Store, Queanbeyan, NSW, 1956

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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G. & T. Konsansky
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1956
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Australian cricketers in suits outside a Tudor style building

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Nanette Ward collection
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England, United Kingdom
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1921
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American and NSW women swimmers at Toowoomba, Queensland, 1911

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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C W. Callaghan
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1911
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Photograph of a Vauxhall car being driven past ore processing machinery including a stamper battery

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Colledge Family collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Camera shutter cable relase

Camera shutter cable relase

Les Hiddins collection
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Japan
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Canon Inc
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1978
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Wedding of Pamela Marion Faithfull to John Hawthorne Hall in 1945

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Willlie McClelland's children

Willlie McClelland's children

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Christmas decoration

Christmas decoration

Margaret Twiss collection
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Christmas decorations
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Beaumont, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Margaret Twiss
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1960
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Child's drawing by Litja, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Litja, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Litja
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1954
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The Eighties Lending Spree

The Eighties Lending Spree

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1991
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Bone china cheese plate printed with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms insignia

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Plates
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Cigarette leaving Yunnanfu per carriers

Cigarette leaving Yunnanfu per carriers

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Studio portrait of Frederick Robert Spofforth

Studio portrait of Frederick Robert Spofforth

Nanette Ward collection
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Frederick 'Fred' R. Spofforth
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Interior of St Saviour's Cathedral, Goulburn, with a floral arch.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Black and white postcard photograph depicting Mr Glover wearing his military medals on Anzac Day, 1939

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William R. Glover
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1939
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Photograph showing Fred Daly seated at a microphone at the National Australia Day Council, 1981

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Fred Daly collection
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1981
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I am a nuclear-free zone

I am a nuclear-free zone

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Association for International Co-operation and Disarmament
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1960
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Group of men

Group of men

Ruth Oldfield collection
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Mr William 'Bert' A. Oldfield
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The Lea tree stood beside the Gordon River for 2000 years or so...until that fateful night

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Gordon River, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey Lea
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1983
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Vauxhall car in front of a Penong Hotel SA.

Vauxhall car in front of a Penong Hotel SA.

Colledge Family collection
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Penong, South Australia, Australia
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Birdsville Nursing Home

Birdsville Nursing Home

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 2
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Birdsville, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Engine room and condensors at the Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, 1926-1955

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Bert Wright collection
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People on steps and verandah of Bluestone Cottage listening to a young woman speaking to them from the path.  Florence Faithfull and Ethel Faithfull.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Transcribing machine

Transcribing machine

Ernest B Phillips collection
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Office machines
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Grundig Intermedia GmbH
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1960
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Side view of a ram 'Coronation'

Side view of a ram 'Coronation'

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Australia, Our Aborginal Heritage tea-towel

Australia, Our Aborginal Heritage tea-towel

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Tea-towels
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1960
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Constance Faithfull in profile, facing right, wearing a dark hat and coat with a corsage.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Arthur Powell
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly standing on a box looking over the Wall with binoculars, 1961

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Fred Daly collection
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Berlin, Germany
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1961
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Sepia colour photograph of Sydney Harbour from Lavender Bay

Sepia colour photograph of Sydney Harbour from Lavender Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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On the bank of the Fu River, near it's junction with the West river at Wuchow. Mch 1917

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Australian batswoman, Miss R Monaghan, steps out to a ball, cracks it to the boundary, at the Sydney Cricket Ground

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Ruby Lee collection
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Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Hector the Cat's Four Season Safety Mobile

Hector the Cat's Four Season Safety Mobile

Ian Yeaman collection
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Educational toys
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Road Safety Council of the Australian Capital Territory Inc
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1982
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Poster titled 'Israel's Proposal for Middle East Peace - Stop Israeli Terrorism'

Poster titled 'Israel's Proposal for Middle East Peace - Sto...

General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Political posters
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Middle East
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Palestinian Human Rights Campaign
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1982
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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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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Man

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Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Peace group workers on a park bench

Peace group workers on a park bench

Streets for Peace collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Tasmanian Mercury
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1987
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Blue van parked beside the road, with a sign 'Stop the Bulldozers'

Blue van parked beside the road, with a sign 'Stop the Bulld...

Otto Cserhalmi collection
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Photograph of bushranger Stephen (Steve) Hart

Photograph of bushranger Stephen (Steve) Hart

Ned Kelly Memorabilia collection
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Stephen (Steve) Hart
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Kalgan 10-10-1913. Delivering cigarettes from our go down

Kalgan 10-10-1913. Delivering cigarettes from our go down

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Duke Kahanamoku of Honolulu

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
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Duke Kahanamoku
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Photograph of Carmelo Mirabelli standing with rifle on roadside

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Carmelo Mirabelli Mr
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Bride and groom with attendants

Bride and groom with attendants

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Heard Island, taken by Mrs Bird's brother on board 'Australia' when she went to the Antarctic to rescue

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Heard Island, Australia
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Black and white photograph of two Antarctic medallions, showing front and reverse surfaces

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Department of Productivity collection
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Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions
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Wedding photograph of Sylvia and John Parsons with their wedding party.

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Parsons collection
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Gunning, New South Wales, Australia
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1941
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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England
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Advertising booklet - Katherine Heart of the Top End Northern Territory

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Booklets
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Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wayne Zerbe
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1954
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Private quarters where we stayed on account of the inn being full

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Phyllis Boydell (nee Harris) - portrait by Cazneaux

Phyllis Boydell (nee Harris) - portrait by Cazneaux

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Harold Cazneaux
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1954
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