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View of Central (Mam) Avenue Shameen Canton Nov 1921

View of Central (Mam) Avenue Shameen Canton Nov 1921

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Photograph of Cronulla South Infants School, class 2A, 1966

Photograph of Cronulla South Infants School, class 2A, 1966

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1966
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Scout Barry Williams squatting down to chop a log with a hatchet.

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Barry Williams collection
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1942
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Photograph of seven teachers posed in front of a window

Photograph of seven teachers posed in front of a window

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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1964
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The Australian Cricketing Team, 1888

The Australian Cricketing Team, 1888

Sporting Memorabilia collection
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London, England
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London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company Limited
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1888
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Photograph of Jim Maple-Brown as a young boy on his horse Hector

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Nine people gathering plants in a river in front of a row of houses

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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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Winnie Hannan [nee O'Sullivan] having a chat with boxer Tommy Burns

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Kevin Hannan collection
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Clovelly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Winnie O'Sullivan
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1946
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Franklin River Blockade Banner Installation Tasmania Dec-March 1982-83

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Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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1982
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Print of three hooded figures, by Mini Heath, 1986

Print of three hooded figures, by Mini Heath, 1986

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mini Heath
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1986
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Black and white photograph of US swimmers and twins, Ruth and Eleanor Smith

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Ohio, United States of America
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Miss Ruth Smith
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1918
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly with an unidentified Chinese man looking at a model pagoda, 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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Photograph of Eleanor Dark canoeing on Lake Banff, Canada

Photograph of Eleanor Dark canoeing on Lake Banff, Canada

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Banff National Park, Canada
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Boot Thrown at the Owner of the First Victa

Boot Thrown at the Owner of the First Victa

Geoff Pryor collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1989
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Photograph of face of smallpox patient

Photograph of face of smallpox patient

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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Cronulla South School, class 1A 2B 1957

Cronulla South School, class 1A 2B 1957

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1957
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Canton Fire from the roof of B.A.T. offices, 13 October 1921

Canton Fire from the roof of B.A.T. offices, 13 October 1921

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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China
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1921
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Watercolour painting of Kingston, Canberra, 1930

Watercolour painting of Kingston, Canberra, 1930

Muriel Kelly collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Beth Klinge
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1930
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Women's cricket match held at Goulburn. Arcadians LCC. 1931-32

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Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Arcadian Women's Cricket Club
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1932
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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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$5 coin

$5 coin

Royal Australian Mint collection no. 1
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Commemorative coins
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Royal Australian Mint
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1988
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Kendall Avenue, Bathurst

Kendall Avenue, Bathurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph of Mr and Mrs Wensing sitting on a couch at Russell Hill in 1954

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Russell, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1954
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Black and white portrait photograph of Fred Daly, by Max Dupain

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Fred Daly collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Max Dupain
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1949 Tuukonami Tamy Butler Gorge

1949 Tuukonami Tamy Butler Gorge

Micolaj Wolk-Lewanowicz collection
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1949
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Photograph of Edgar Richard Mayne and Syd Smith

Photograph of Edgar Richard Mayne and Syd Smith

Nanette Ward collection
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Photograph of Harold Treloar in a motor car

Photograph of Harold Treloar in a motor car

Eric J Treloar collection
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Darge Photographic Company
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1910
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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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The [living?] Party

The [living?] Party

Colledge Family collection
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Moon rise Ceduna, Cape Thevenard in distance

Moon rise Ceduna, Cape Thevenard in distance

Colledge Family collection
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Young's currency note

Young's 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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Colour photograph of Benny Zable in costume protesting

Colour photograph of Benny Zable in costume protesting

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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Campaign Against Militarism

Campaign Against Militarism

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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Black and white photograph of 'King of Canberra' Fred Daly 'knighting' an unknown youth in London Circuit

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Fred Daly collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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Grand stand at East Melbourne Cricket Ground

Grand stand at East Melbourne Cricket Ground

Nanette Ward collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1921
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Photograph of three soldiers owned by Len Uren

Photograph of three soldiers owned by Len Uren

Len Uren collection
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Leonard S. Uren
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1915
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Dance hat with string and emu feathers at the top

Dance hat with string and emu feathers at the top

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Headdresses
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Photograph of a man and two women owned by Len Uren

Photograph of a man and two women owned by Len Uren

Len Uren collection
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Leonard S. Uren
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1915
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Sepia photograph of a large group of women, both seated and standing

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Ruby Lee collection
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Bandjalang'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Bandjalang'

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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Black and white photograph of Burrinjuck Dam, near Yass, NSW

Black and white photograph of Burrinjuck Dam, near Yass, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Signed black and white photograph of the 1937 Australian Women's Cricket Team

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Nance Pownall collection
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London, England
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Adair
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1937
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Cronulla South School, class 1B 1957

Cronulla South School, class 1B 1957

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1957
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Warden at opened trap door for the gallows Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

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Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Composite colour photographs of design of ACT section of Parliament House Embroidery

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Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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The FU Holden Howard

The FU Holden Howard

Political Humour Competition 1998 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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1998
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Photograph of Carmelo Mirabelli and companion wearing 'QLD' caps

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Queensland, Australia
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Carmelo Mirabelli Mr
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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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Cartoons
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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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Photograph of Sydney Harbour Bridge at the final stage of construction

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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1930
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Fred and and two unidentified males with one holding an award

Fred and and two unidentified males with one holding an awar...

Fred Daly collection
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Fred Daly standing at a dinner table, surrounded by guests

Fred Daly standing at a dinner table, surrounded by guests

Fred Daly collection
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Photograph of protest placard 'Only when the last drop', Mildura, 27 October 2010

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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2010
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Photograph depicting Moir family picnic at Delta Downs Station, North QLD, c1890s

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Delta Downs Station collection
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Delta Downs Station, Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Alphonse Chargois
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1890
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E.R. Mayne practising batting in the nets at the Melbourne Cricket Ground

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Nanette Ward collection
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1920
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Women's cricket team

Women's cricket team

Ruby Lee collection
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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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Protest group standing informally in front of the forecourt of Parliament House

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Otto Cserhalmi collection
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Matador Home Knitting Machine manual

Matador Home Knitting Machine manual

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Manuals
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1956
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Photograph depicting a couple on a sun deck

Photograph depicting a 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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Entree card for admission to The Great Hall for the Opening Ceremony of Parliament House, Canberra, Monday, 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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