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Wire-bound notebook used by Dr Tony Dare-Edwards

Wire-bound notebook used by Dr Tony Dare-Edwards

Tony Dare-Edwards collection no. 2
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Notebooks
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Water rat skin cape made from over 50 pelts

Water rat skin cape made from over 50 pelts

Hinchley Family collection
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Evening capes
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Schultz Tannery
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1940
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

L and T Hackney collection
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Spearthrowers
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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Dress

Dress

Monique Mulder-Finlay collection - Miss NSW Charity Queen 1968
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Dresses
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Australia Company
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1968
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Envelopes
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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Wall decoration

Wall decoration

Janina Czech collection
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Wood carvings
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Poland
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Bone tool

Bone tool

Claire Smith collection
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Bone tools
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Leigh Creek, Flinder Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Ray Maple
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1968
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British screw auger

British screw auger

Tony Dare-Edwards collection
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Augers
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Model canoe stand made from sticks and string

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Stands
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Vernon Graham
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Figure holder

Figure holder

Everitt and George Family collection
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Toy theatre accessories
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International Force East Timor

International Force East Timor

Australian Army History Unit collection
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T-shirts
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Ladies ankle length nightdress

Ladies ankle length nightdress

Norma Galvin collection
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Nightdresses
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White lace cravat

White lace cravat

Spastic Centre collection
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Cravats
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Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Barnaby
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1965
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Leather belt pouch

Leather belt pouch

Parsons collection
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Money pouches
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Bags
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Pimelea arenaria Thymelaeaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Pimelea arenaria

Pimelea arenaria

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Pimelea arenaria

Pimelea arenaria

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Green galvanised steel Malleys Esky

Green galvanised steel Malleys Esky

Alan Hatfield collection no. 2
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Eskies
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Malleys
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1963
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Caring for people with AIDS

Department of Health collection no. 5
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Posters
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Commonwealth Department of Health
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1992
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1948 Queensland Clothing Ration Card

1948 Queensland Clothing Ration Card

Daphne Harding collection
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Ration cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Zena M. Hansen
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1948
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Egg shaped hollow lime gourd

Egg shaped hollow lime gourd

Florence Gaby collection
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Containers
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Time Keeper by Julie Gough

Time Keeper by Julie Gough

Unsettled exhibition - Julie Gough collection
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Artworks
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Bruny Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Dr Julie Gough
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2015
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Magyar Football Club pennant

Magyar Football Club pennant

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Pennants
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Cane cutter's water bottle

Cane cutter's water bottle

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Water bags
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Metal rod drill bit

Snowy Scheme - Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation (SMEC) colle...
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Drill bits
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Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation
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Carved wooden digging stick

Carved wooden digging stick

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Digging sticks
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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The Phrenologist by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

The Phrenologist by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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Mockba 1987 World Congress of Women

Mockba 1987 World Congress of Women

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative badges
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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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Child's cowboy suit

Child's cowboy suit

John Coleman collection
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Costumes
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Grand United Order of Odd Fellows (1882)

Tom Price collection
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Scrolls
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England
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Armitage & Ibberson Steam Litho Works
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1882
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Brown leather satchel in a roughly cylindrical shape

Brown leather satchel in a roughly cylindrical shape

E Witt collection
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Satchels
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One page leaflet enititled Accidental Nuclear War

One page leaflet enititled Accidental Nuclear War

Scientists Against Nuclear Arms collection
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Leaflets
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New South Wales, Australia
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Scientists Against Nuclear Arms (Australia)
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1986
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Papier mache human figure by Katie Kemarre

Papier mache human figure by Katie Kemarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Paper sculptures
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Katy Kemarre
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1992
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Shed Lantern

Shed Lantern

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Replicas
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Andrew Wyeth
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Spear

Spear

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Spears
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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'Kurrkumalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Kurrkumalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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1867 Melbourne Cup won by (Sydney) Tim Whiffler

1867 Melbourne Cup won by (Sydney) Tim Whiffler

1867 Melbourne Cup and Queen's Plate collection
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Trophies
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London, England
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Mr Thomas Smily
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Oil on linen portrait of the racehorse 'Jorrocks'

Oil on linen portrait of the racehorse 'Jorrocks'

Jorrocks collection
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Paintings
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Unknown Artist
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1840
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Painting by Mervyn Rubuntja titled 'Rutjima (Mt Sonder)'

Painting by Mervyn Rubuntja titled 'Rutjima (Mt Sonder)'

Ngurratjuta Many Hands collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Mervyn Rubuntja
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Gunter's chain

Gunter's chain

Graham Willcocks collection
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Surveying equipment
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Baudin Medal

Baudin Medal

Baudin Medal collection
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Medals
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Captain Nicholas Baudin
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Embroidery sampler

Embroidery sampler

Rose Pellet Sampler collection
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Textile samplers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Rose A. Pellet
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1847
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Ceramic bowl

Ceramic bowl

Expo '67 - Rosemary Sinclair collection
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Bowls
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Florilegium Box

Banks Florilegium collection
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Boxes
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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The Stool Journals

The Stool Journals

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Journals
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Scrapbook compiled by M. Pewtress in 1967

Scrapbook compiled by M. Pewtress in 1967

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scrapbooks
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Mrs Margaret Pewtress
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1967
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Vote 'Yes' for Aborigines, poster for 1967 Federal Referendum

Vote 'Yes' for Aborigines, poster for 1967 Federal Referendu...

Margaret McLeod collection no. 1
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Political posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Federal Council for the Advancement of Aborigines and Torres Strait...
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1967
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Keeping Culture Strong - collaborative painting by Warakurna Artists, 2008

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Warakurna Artists collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2008
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Job Security

Job Security

Lou Dargham collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Lou Dargham
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1987
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Coiled basket

Coiled basket

Florence Gaby collection
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Baskets
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Coat-hanger with a red nylon knitted cover

Coat-hanger with a red nylon knitted cover

Beverly Silby collection
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Coat-hangers
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Wooden cinema seats

Wooden cinema seats

Lisa Milner collection
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Seats
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Bowraville, New South Wales, Australia
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Mitsubishi 'Delegate' phone

Mitsubishi 'Delegate' phone

Ken Gold collection
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Telephones
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Ken Gold
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Rucava Latvian dress

Rucava Latvian dress

Lidija Buduls and Family collection no. 1
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National costumes
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Bags
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Bags
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Bags
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Brass postage scale

Brass postage scale

De Salis Family collection
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Balances
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Lambrigg Station, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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William J. Farrer
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1871
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