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Miss Australia Quest 1973 - Miss Australia Quest fundraising badge

Miss Australia Quest 1973 - Miss Australia Quest fundraising...

Susie Elelman collection
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Charity badges
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Miss Australia Quest fundraising badge - Miss Australia Quest 1973

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Susie Elelman collection
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Miss Australia Quest 1973 - Miss Australia Quest fundraising badge

Miss Australia Quest 1973 - Miss Australia Quest fundraising...

Susie Elelman collection
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Miss Australia Quest 1971 folder

Miss Australia Quest 1971 folder

Susie Elelman collection
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The Miss Australia Quest brochure

The Miss Australia Quest brochure

Susie Elelman collection
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Miss Australia Quest

Miss Australia Quest

Jan Taylor collection
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Miss Australia Quest pendant

Miss Australia Quest pendant

Miss Australia Memorabilia collection
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Miss Australia Quest 1971 leaflet

Miss Australia Quest 1971 leaflet

Susie Elelman collection
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Miss Australia Quest, Monique Mulder - NSW Charity Queen 1968

Miss Australia Quest, Monique Mulder - NSW Charity Queen 196...

Monique Mulder-Finlay collection - Miss NSW Charity Queen 1968
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Charity badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Australia Company
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1968
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Miss Australia Quest 1972 brochure (Gay Walker cover)

Miss Australia Quest 1972 brochure (Gay Walker cover)

Susie Elelman collection
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Miss Australia Quest 1973 brochure  with Michelle Downes cover

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Susie Elelman collection
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Miss Australia Quest 1973 invitation, 20 Sept 1973

Miss Australia Quest 1973 invitation, 20 Sept 1973

Susie Elelman collection
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Blank Miss Australia Quest entry form

Blank Miss Australia Quest entry form

Jan Taylor collection
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Miss Australia Quest National Final program, Perth, October 1973

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Susie Elelman collection
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Miss Australia Quest National Final 1959 program

Miss Australia Quest National Final 1959 program

Joan Stanbury collection
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Miss Australia Quest 1961 WA national finalists' gown

Miss Australia Quest 1961 WA national finalists' gown

Dawn Laing collection no. 1
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Dresses
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Dawn Laing
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The Miss Australia Quest 1973 Presentation and Announcement of Miss NSW 1974

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Susie Elelman collection
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Pamphlets
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Metal Badge, Miss Australia Quest, Sue Elelman, Miss New South Wales

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Susie Elelman collection
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14 Miss Australia photo cards documenting national titlehold...

John N Stein AO collection
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Miss Australia crown worn by national titleholders in the Miss Australia Quest each year from 1965 to 1991

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Miss Australia Company collection
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Crowns (headwear)
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ernest Booth
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1964
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Susie Elelman wearing a 'Miss Australia Quest entrant' sash and holding Disney merchandise.

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Susie Elelman collection
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Silkscreen print poster 'Stop the Miss Victoria Quest'

Silkscreen print poster 'Stop the Miss Victoria Quest'

Tanya McIntyre collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Tanya McIntyre
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1984
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Silver metal sceptre with removable screw-in brown wooden base [Miss NSW 1973- Miss Australia Quest]

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Susie Elelman collection
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Royal blue sateen sash 'Miss Television Quest'

Royal blue sateen sash 'Miss Television Quest'

Susie Elelman collection
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Pale purple sash with gold coloured fringe and gold printing

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Monique Mulder-Finlay collection - Miss NSW Charity Queen 1968
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Australia Company
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Susie Elelman wearing a 'Miss Australia Quest entrant' sash at centre with a group of children on bikes

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Susie Elelman collection
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Pale blue fabric sash

Pale blue fabric sash "MISS AUSTRALIA, 1957, and MISS AUSTRA...

Helen Wood collection - Miss Australia 1957
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Sashes
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Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Helen Cooper
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1957
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Miss Australia 1959 trophy

Miss Australia 1959 trophy

Joan Stanbury collection
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Miss Australia Company
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1959
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A Look at Australia: Miss Australia in America

A Look at Australia: Miss Australia in America

Jan Taylor collection
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Audio records
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Jan McGrath
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Miss Western Australia 1959 trophy

Miss Western Australia 1959 trophy

Joan Stanbury collection
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Miss Australia Company
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1959
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Lilac silk sash

Lilac silk sash "Miss QUEENSLAND, 1957, and MISS AUSTRALIA Q...

Helen Wood collection - Miss Australia 1957
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Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Helen Cooper
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1957
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Royal blue fabric sash

Royal blue fabric sash "MISS TABLELANDS, 1957, and MISS AUST...

Helen Wood collection - Miss Australia 1957
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Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Helen Cooper
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1957
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Miss Australia Charity Queen Crown

Miss Australia Charity Queen Crown

Miss Australia Company collection
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Crowns (headwear)
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Miss Australia Company
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Miss Australia 1974 Celebration Ball invitation

Miss Australia 1974 Celebration Ball invitation

Susie Elelman collection
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Invitations
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Miss Australia NSW State title holder's tiara

Miss Australia NSW State title holder's tiara

Spastic Centre collection
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Tiaras
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New South Wales, Australia
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The Spastic Centre of NSW
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Place card for Miss New South Wales, Miss Sue Elelman

Place card for Miss New South Wales, Miss Sue Elelman

Susie Elelman collection
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Place cards
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Ms Susie Elelman
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Miss Ceylon and Miss Australia (Joan Stanbury)

Miss Ceylon and Miss Australia (Joan Stanbury)

Joan Stanbury collection
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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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Miss Australia...1963

Miss Australia...1963

Jan Taylor collection
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Magazine clippings
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1963
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Miss Australia Newsreel Jan Taylor

Miss Australia Newsreel Jan Taylor

Jan Taylor collection
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Video cassettes
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2006
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Miss Australia Newsreel Jan Taylor

Miss Australia Newsreel Jan Taylor

Jan Taylor collection
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2006
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Miss Australia robe

Miss Australia robe

Spastic Centre collection
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Robes
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Spastic Centre of NSW
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1977
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Miss Australia robe

Miss Australia robe

Spastic Centre collection
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Spastic Centre of NSW
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Miss Australia robe

Miss Australia robe

Spastic Centre collection
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Spastic Centre of NSW
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Miss Australia perfume

Miss Australia perfume

Spastic Centre collection
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Perfumes
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Spastic Centre of NSW
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Miss Western Australia 1961

Miss Western Australia 1961

Dawn Laing collection no. 1
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Sashes
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Miss Western Australia 1961

Miss Western Australia 1961

Dawn Laing collection no. 1
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Trophies
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Western Australia, Australia
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Ms Dawn Laing
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1961
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Miss Western Australia diamonte tiara

Miss Western Australia diamonte tiara

Dawn Laing collection no. 1
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Tiaras
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Tania Verstak's Miss Australia 1961 trophy

Tania Verstak's Miss Australia 1961 trophy

Tania Verstak collection
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Circular silver tray presented to Miss Helen Wood for Miss Australia 1957

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Helen Wood collection - Miss Australia 1957
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Presentation trays
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Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Helen Cooper
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1957
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Miss Philippines, Miss Australia (Joan Stanbury) and Captain Birch.

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Joan Stanbury collection
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Gold satin evening dress worn by Miss Western Australia and Miss Australia contestant, Dawn Ryan in 1961

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Dawn Laing collection no. 1
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Evening dresses
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Ms Dawn Laing
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1961
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Miss Brisbane Metropolitan Final 1964 leaflet

Miss Brisbane Metropolitan Final 1964 leaflet

Jan Taylor collection
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Mastertouch 'Miss Australia' piano roll in a box

Mastertouch 'Miss Australia' piano roll in a box

Miss Australia Memorabilia collection
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Piano rolls
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Partially embroidered calico apron featuring a Miss Australia pattern

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Miss Australia Memorabilia collection
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Susie Elelman's Miss Australia National Final round name tag

Susie Elelman's Miss Australia National Final round name tag

Susie Elelman collection
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Miss Australia 1974 Celebration Ball souvenir menu

Miss Australia 1974 Celebration Ball souvenir menu

Susie Elelman collection
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Menus
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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1973
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Invitation to Reception for Miss Australia 1973, 5 Feb 1973

Invitation to Reception for Miss Australia 1973, 5 Feb 1973

Susie Elelman collection
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Invitation to Civic Welcome for Miss Australia 1973

Invitation to Civic Welcome for Miss Australia 1973

Susie Elelman collection
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All-wool Travel Wardrobe for Miss Australia

All-wool Travel Wardrobe for Miss Australia

Jan Taylor collection
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The Australian Women's Weekly
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1964
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