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January 1953: Alex Rabig, Betoota-to-Birdsville mailman

January 1953: Alex Rabig, Betoota-to-Birdsville mailman

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Birdsville, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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The burning of opium at Kalgan 16.6.1914

The burning of opium at Kalgan 16.6.1914

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessert dishes
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Mozart Boys Choir.

Mozart Boys Choir.

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Elsie Deane holding bunches of flowers and her sister Vi farewelling her to England

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Elsie Deane collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Elsie Deane
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1937
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Photograph showing Douglas McClelland adjusting a microphone

Photograph showing Douglas McClelland adjusting a microphone

Fred Daly collection
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1982
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Parliament of Tasmania Penal Establishments, Hobart and Launceston Reports for 1886

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Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Reports
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1886
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon, 1915

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon, 1915

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Devon, England
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Sir Ernest Cable
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1915
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Knife

Knife

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Hotel Rex Potts Point Sydney NSW

Hotel Rex Potts Point Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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1950
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Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull)

Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull)

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Composite photograph of Parliament House Embroidery

Composite photograph of Parliament House Embroidery

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Dolly clothes peg

Dolly clothes peg

Margaret Heap collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1950
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly viewing Chinese artefacts in a case, 1963

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Fred Daly collection
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China
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1963
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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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Black and white photograph showing officials at the opening of Old Parliament House in 1927

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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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Young woman dressed in a riding habit standing beside a light coloured horse with a small dog at her feet.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Charlotte Boyle, 1917

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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New York, United States of America
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Miss Charlotte Boyle
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1917
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Black and white photograph of a view from Old Parliament House in Canberra

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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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Photograph showing Fred Daly and two males seated at a dinner table

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Fred Daly collection
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Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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1956
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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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Poster promoting a peace march in 1986 for the international year of peace.

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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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An Anamite woman - in Hanor

An Anamite woman - in Hanor

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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On excursion from Jervis Bay to Coffs Harbour for Military Intelligence, Eastern Command.

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Dr Ilma M Brewer (Pidgeon) collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Dr Ilma Brewer
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Photograph of a partially crumbling stone structure with no roof

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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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Photograph of family posing outside building under construction

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Robert Orlando Cowey collection
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Dandenong Ranges, Victoria, Australia
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Guthega, Snowy Mountains, 1957

Guthega, Snowy Mountains, 1957

Elizabeth McMurtrie collection
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1957
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly receiving the Order of Australia from the Governor-General, 1978

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Fred Daly collection
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1978
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Group photograph, including Bill Morrow, sitting around a table, sharing a meal

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Audrey Johnson collection
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Mr William 'Bill' Morrow
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A Mongol Obo - a heap of stones generally erected in hight points on the hills to frighten away evil spirits

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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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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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C.G. Macartney in cricket attire

C.G. Macartney in cricket attire

Nanette Ward collection
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Charles 'Charlie' G. Macartney
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View of the Great Wall form the train in Nankow Pass Dec 1914

View of the Great Wall form the train in Nankow Pass Dec 191...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Two men and a woman at a function at the Rex Hotel, Canberra

Two men and a woman at a function at the Rex Hotel, Canberra

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Photograph of a monument

Photograph of a monument

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Poster -

Poster - "The Story of the Forwards/Backwards Land"

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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Gough Whitlam addressing a large crowd

Gough Whitlam addressing a large crowd

Fred Daly collection
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Photo of six young children wearing school uniforms

Photo of six young children wearing school uniforms

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Two square black sateen cushions

Two square black sateen cushions

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Cushions
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon, 1915

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon, 1915

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Devon, England
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Sir Ernest Cable
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1915
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Bundle of press cuttings and historical documents relating the history of J B Young Holdings Ltd

Bundle of press cuttings and historical documents relating t...

J B Young Ltd collection
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Scrapbooks
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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1914
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Photograph of cane cutters around tractor at Mr Coco's farm, Trebonne 1953

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Black and white photograph - Reverend and Mrs Edward Richard Fenn.

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Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 1
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Pair of brown cotton knit stockings

Pair of brown cotton knit stockings

Olga Riet collection
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Harbin, Heilongjiang Sheng, China
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Mrs Olga A. Riet
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1929
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Enid Glover playing a piano accordion for a group of Legacy children on the beach

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Clifton Gardens, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Enid M. Treadgold
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1953
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Photograph of Cronulla South Public School, 2B 1965

Photograph of Cronulla South Public School, 2B 1965

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1965
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly as

Black and white photograph of Fred Daly as "King of Canberra...

Fred Daly collection
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Black and white photograph of US swimmers Leslie Bunyan, Charlotte Boyle, Alice Lord and Ethelda Bleibtrey

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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United States of America
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Miss Leslie Bunyan
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Photograph of an inscription carved into a rock face which begins

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North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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1975
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Lead finial for gaol fence

Lead finial for gaol fence

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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View of a house and garden

View of a house and garden

WS Kalf collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Wim S. Kalf
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Mr Jn. Turner

Mr Jn. Turner

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photograph of Bexley North school's class 1A, 1951

Photograph of Bexley North school's class 1A, 1951

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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1951
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Wooden dentist instrument cabinet owned by Len Uren

Wooden dentist instrument cabinet owned by Len Uren

Len Uren collection
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Cabinets
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London, England
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Cash & Sons
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1920
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Photograph of Fred Daly

Photograph of Fred Daly

Fred Daly collection
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly walking from a building with an unidentified blonde woman and two unidentified men

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Fred Daly collection
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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Photograph of a theatrical scene in 'Gay Rosalinda'  relating to Herbert Browne, 1946

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Herbert Browne collection
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Black and white photograph of Old Parliament House with a ceremonial platform

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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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Black and white passport photograph - Fred Daly

Black and white passport photograph - Fred Daly

Fred Daly collection
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