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Government brought to book

Government brought to book

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1996
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Tape measure

Tape measure

Jack Heenan collection
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Tape measures
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GM Holden Ltd
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1957
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Shot belt

Shot belt

Neville Locker collection
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Ammunition belts
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JC Williamson Ltd Magazine

JC Williamson Ltd Magazine

Herbert Browne collection
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Magazines
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Pauline Hanson, the brunette look

Pauline Hanson, the brunette look

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1997
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Invitation 'To meet the High Commissioner for Canada, Major-General Victor W. Oldum, C.B, C.M.G., D.S.O...', 1942

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Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1942
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Wentworth Pastoral Agricultural & Horticultural Society c1890 'Merino Ram'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1890
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Baby's white vinyl shoes

Baby's white vinyl shoes

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Baby shoes
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1950
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'F'

'F'

Fiona Reynolds collection
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Badges
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Poster -

Poster - "Just This? - or Justice?"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Box for Masonic jewel

Box for Masonic jewel

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Jewellery boxes
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Mr A V. Davis
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Octagonal white bone china cup, featuring a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair, and a matching saucer

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Cups and saucers
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Champion certificate awarded to  Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Portland P.A.& H. Society's Annual Show for a cross stitch delphinium tray cloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1966
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In Memory of the Victims of Bali in Loving Reflection

In Memory of the Victims of Bali in Loving Reflection

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Commemorative banners
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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Clarinet case

Clarinet case

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Musical instrument cases
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William Percy Faithfull

William Percy Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Freeman & Co
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English dictionary

English dictionary

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Dictionaries
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Letter from Joseph Sharpe to Thomas Mussen, November 14th 1864

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Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Joseph Sharpe
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1864
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Circles, lines and arches on gold

Circles, lines and arches on gold

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Fob medallion awarded to Corporal M O'Toole

Fob medallion awarded to Corporal M O'Toole

Terence Lane collection
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Fobs
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Australian Army
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1915
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Invitation to an evening reception in the Great Hall of Parliament House on 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Invitations
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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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Gold glass ball

Gold glass ball

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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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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Portrait of William Percy Faithfull, by Myra Felton, 1880s

Portrait of William Percy Faithfull, by Myra Felton, 1880s

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Myra Felton
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1880
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Colourised photographic postcard of the Convent at Rose Bay

Colourised photographic postcard of the Convent at Rose Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1896
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Latvian red felt headdress

Latvian red felt headdress

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Headdresses
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Riga, Latvia
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Unknown
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1942
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Jewellery consisting of a black velvet ribbon with gold-plated decorations and green and red glass stones forming part of the Gentleman in Riding Clothes set by Ermenegildo Zegna

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Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Jewellery
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1988
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Bone china cup, saucer and plate set featuring a colour picture of Memorial Carillon, Kings Parade, Bathurst

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Barbara Ross collection no. 2
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Cup, saucer and plate sets
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Album containing photographs of Herbert (1905) and his mother and father

Album containing photographs of Herbert (1905) and his mothe...

Herbert Browne collection
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Photograph albums
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Rusted metal hoe head found at Ah Toy's garden archaeological site, Palmer River, and label

Rusted metal hoe head found at Ah Toy's garden archaeologica...

Professor Ian Jack collection no. 1
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Gardening hoes
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Palmer River, Queensland, Australia
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University of Sydney
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1982
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Girl Guides sticker with gold text that reads 'I'll be prepared for the Bicentenary'

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Stickers
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Girl Guide Movement
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1988
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Blue, white and red enamel tie clip

Blue, white and red enamel tie clip

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Tiepins
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Geelong ACC Life Member

Geelong ACC Life Member

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Membership badges
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Fountain pen

Fountain pen

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Fountain pens
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England
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Reverend John Grosse
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War was imminent

War was imminent

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Matt Golding
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Ceramic bread platter

Ceramic bread platter

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Platters
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1879
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Pocket-size diary of 1954 belonging to Edna Thompson, containing details of her daily activities while living in Japan

Pocket-size diary of 1954 belonging to Edna Thompson, contai...

Thompson Family collection
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Diaries
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Japan
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Edna M. Thompson
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1954
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Envelope addressed to Thomas Mussen Esq.

Envelope addressed to Thomas Mussen Esq.

Alexander Mussen collection
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Envelopes
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London, England
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Thomas Mussen
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1865
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Glass bottle found at archaeological site, Palmer River

Glass bottle found at archaeological site, Palmer River

Professor Ian Jack collection no. 1
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Bottles
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Palmer River, Queensland, Australia
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University of Sydney
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1982
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The Book of Common Prayer

The Book of Common Prayer

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prayer books
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Order of Australia Bow and miniature medal with bow

Order of Australia Bow and miniature medal with bow

Nova Peris collection
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Medals
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Nova Peris
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Royal Agricultural Society of Queensland 1909 'Champion Shorthorn Bull'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1909
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Book titled 'How to be an Alien' wirtten by George Mikes, 1955

Book titled 'How to be an Alien' wirtten by George Mikes, 19...

Thompson Family collection
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Books
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1955
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Music / Songs - bound sheet music

Music / Songs - bound sheet music

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sheet music
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Handpainted knife

Handpainted knife

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Knives
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Miss Australia 1964 sceptre

Miss Australia 1964 sceptre

Jan Taylor collection
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Sceptres
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Jan McGrath
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1964
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Flour canister

Flour canister

Mavis Chapman collection
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Canisters
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Treatise into Enthusiasm.

Treatise into Enthusiasm.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1749
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Currants canister

Currants canister

Anne Girard collection
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Canisters
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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Gold miner's pick, Ballarat

Gold miner's pick, Ballarat

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Picks
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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String of glass beads

String of glass beads

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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Dance card for fancy ball in honor of the Duke of Edinburgh, Sydney, 10 March 1868

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Prince Alfred Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
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1868
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Typed carbon copy of slave shipping document between Kingston, Jamaica and Havana, Cuba, 6 March 1736

Typed carbon copy of slave shipping document between Kingsto...

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Carbon copies
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Sturt Street. Ballarat

Sturt Street. Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Box for proof coin

Box for proof coin

Royal Australian Mint collection no. 1
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Boxes
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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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The Encyclopaedia of Romance.

The Encyclopaedia of Romance.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1836
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Gold glass ball

Gold glass ball

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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Miss Gabrielle Ray

Miss Gabrielle Ray

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Belgium
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pearl brooch given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

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Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1826
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St John's, Ashfield, Season's Greetings

St John's, Ashfield, Season's Greetings

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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