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Prau

Prau

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nagingapa Naminyamanja
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1969
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I didn't raise my son to be a soldier

I didn't raise my son to be a soldier

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australian Army
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1914
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Boomerang

Boomerang

L and T Hackney collection
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Boomerangs
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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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Transparency with print design, Ngayuku Walka Puru Purunypa, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Transparencies
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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1997
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Two Volutidae Zebramoria Leneatiana

Two Volutidae Zebramoria Leneatiana

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1973
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Transparency with print design, Walka Kulunypa Tjuta, by Tjulyata Kulyuru

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Transparencies
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjulyata Kulyuru
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1997
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Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Geological specimens
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Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
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1971
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Photograph showing Fred Daly seated at a microphone at the National Australia Day Council, 1981

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1981
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Hebburn 1904 Tunnel

Hebburn 1904 Tunnel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Weston, Hunter Valley, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Agricultural Company
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1904
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1950
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Letter, advance money order, and receipt sent from Dalgety & Company Limited to R.M. Carroll, 8 November 1910

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Receipts
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Dalgety & Company Ltd.
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1910
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Convict love token from Ned Sims, 1856

Convict love token from Ned Sims, 1856

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Afghanistan
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Transparency with print design, Ngayuku Walka, by Nyuwara Tapaya

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Transparencies
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Kunmanara Tapaya
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1997
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Double iron wooden smoothing plane

Double iron wooden smoothing plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Smoothing planes
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Mr George H. Taylor
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You chaps make for cover - this may be a booby trap!

You chaps make for cover - this may be a booby trap!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Rectangular sheet of metal with

Rectangular sheet of metal with "J S MARYVALE" cut out

Julie and Antoine Bos collection
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Stencils
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Type pieces

Type pieces

John and Sonoko de Boer collection
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Child's drawing The Story Of How Man Captured Fire (C) - by unknown artist

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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View at Fiveways, Kalorama, Vic

View at Fiveways, Kalorama, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kalorama, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Domed metal dog registration tag REGD DOG JULY 1924 - 30 JUNE 1925

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Dog Registration Tag collection
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Dog accessories
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1924
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Sauchie House

Sauchie House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Australian Football League sports trading card of Che Cockatoo-Collins of the Essendon Bombers

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Select Australia collection
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Collecting cards
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Terrey Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Select Australia Pty Ltd
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1996
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Ashtray

Ashtray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Ashtrays
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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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Black and white photograph of the RMS 'Orsova' which has been autographed by John F Baker, Chief Electrician

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Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Orient Line
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In memoriam card

In memoriam card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1916
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Postcard with photograph captioned 304, Harbour Bridge, Sydney

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pencil sketch depicting a window

Pencil sketch depicting a window

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Boomerang

Boomerang

JW Lindo collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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J W. Lindo
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Label which reads

Label which reads "Free literature, please take some."

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Labels
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Mmmm...?

Mmmm...?

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr John Butcher
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Photograph album

Photograph album

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photograph albums
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'The ALP's strategy for Counter-Revolution in Asia, or Living off Asia', a paper presented to the National Anti-War Conference by Humphrey McQueen

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Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Theses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Humphrey McQueen
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1971
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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1937
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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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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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Hamilton State School exercise book used by Alice Eaton (néeYoxon)

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Alice Eaton collection
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Exercise books
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In Memoriam card for Mary Ann Dunkin

In Memoriam card for Mary Ann Dunkin

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Mourning cards
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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Suharto's World Burns

Suharto's World Burns

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1997
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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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Farm Cove, Chief Naval Station of the Australian Fleet

Farm Cove, Chief Naval Station of the Australian Fleet

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Royal Navy
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Hyde Park, Sydney

Hyde Park, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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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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Photographs
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Leonard S. Uren
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1915
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Photograph of a partially crumbling stone structure with no roof and with stone rubble around the building

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Fork

Fork

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Forks
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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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Marrickville Railway Station, Marrickville.

Marrickville Railway Station, Marrickville.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Child's drawing -The plane that was crashed at Bremer Island by Jenny Bowuminja

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jenny Bowuminija
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1967 Referendums booklet, produced by the Commonwealth of Australia

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Jack Horner collection
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Booklets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1967
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Poster

Poster "Peace the time has come"

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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Posters
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Child's drawing - This is Mr Whitlam putting sand on Vincent Lingiari's finger by Leo Janbin Albert, Wattie Creek NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wattie Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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Leo J. Albert
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Small pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Small pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Geological specimens
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Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
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1971
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Notes from the National Herbarium of Victoria

Notes from the National Herbarium of Victoria

Jean Galbraith collection
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Books
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Aluminium container of PVA flakes used to consolidate fragile excavated bones in the field by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Repair kits
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Mount Moffat, Queensland, Australia
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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1962
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Mindrie Root sample

Mindrie Root sample

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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Poor Jugula

Poor Jugula

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Wine bottle commemorating an historic river boat race between PS Enterprise and PS Etona at Echuca in 1974

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Herbert Beal collection
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Wine bottles
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South Australia, Australia
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Angove's Pty Ltd
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1974
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Handbell - Note D Octave 4 Pattern 21

Handbell - Note D Octave 4 Pattern 21

Jennifer Anne Murphy collection
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Musical instruments
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London, England
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Whitechapel Bell Foundry
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1910
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