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Medallion to commemorate the 1954 Royal Visit to Australia

Medallion to commemorate the 1954 Royal Visit to Australia

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Terminal Examination Grade 6 school report for Lois Grosse (nee Ottens) from the Brinkworth Area School

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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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Medallion to commemorate the 1954 Royal Visit to Australia

Medallion to commemorate the 1954 Royal Visit to Australia

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Doily

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White oval table centre with four sets of three flowers embroidered along the edge

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School report for Lois Grosse (nee Ottens) from the Brinkworth Area School

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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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School library book bag used by Lois Grosse's children

School library book bag used by Lois Grosse's children

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Square woven tablemat

Square woven tablemat

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School report for Lois Grosse (nee Ottens) from the Brinkworth Area School

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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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Three tablemats

Three tablemats

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'Avon' cosmetics container with a glass base and plastic lid

'Avon' cosmetics container with a glass base and plastic lid

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Square green tablemat

Square green tablemat

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Cream and tan oval tablemat

Cream and tan oval tablemat

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Cream oval table centre with lace edging

Cream oval table centre with lace edging

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Evening purse handmade by Lois Grosse's mother, Vera Ottens.

Evening purse handmade by Lois Grosse's mother, Vera Ottens.

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South Australia, Australia
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Victory Medal

Victory Medal

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Hair

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Plastic coated bookmark with a pale gold thread embriodered around the edges

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1957
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Cocktail savoury holder

Cocktail savoury holder

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Folding metal coat-hanger covered in a navy blue fabric used fro travelling

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Lemon coloured semi-circular tatted tea cosy

Lemon coloured semi-circular tatted tea cosy

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Hampden, South Australia, Australia
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Vera E. Ottens
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1935
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Wedding invitation and program

Wedding invitation and program

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South Australia, Australia
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Circular green and white crocheted teapot stand

Circular green and white crocheted teapot stand

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Exercise book used as a scrapbook during Lois Grosse's (nee Ottens) school years.

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rigby Limited
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1953
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

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South Australia, Australia
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School report for Lois Grosse (nee Ottens) from the Brinkworth Area School

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1947
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Table runner with lace edging

Table runner with lace edging

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Cream and tan square tablemat

Cream and tan square tablemat

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Lavender bag

Lavender bag

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White oval lace tray runner

White oval lace tray runner

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One rectangular and two square pink food covers with cream lace edging

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A circular pink souvenir dressing table ornament lid and base

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Trinket boxes
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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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Doily

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Folder of wedding hymns

Folder of wedding hymns

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South Australia, Australia
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Zion Lutheran Church
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1961
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Doily

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Wedding program

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Immanuel Lutheran Church
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1961
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White serviette with an embroidered design of a yellow and brown flower at each corner.

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Lois Grosse collection
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Terminal Examination Grade 3 school report for Lois Grosse (nee Ottens) from Brinkworth Area School, 1945

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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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Jubilee booklet to commemorate fifty years in the life of the Commonwealth of Australia presented to Lois Grosse (nee Ottens), 1951

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Wedding invitation of Clarence Schmidt and Ruth Held, 1959

Wedding invitation of Clarence Schmidt and Ruth Held, 1959

Lois Grosse collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Miss Ruth Held
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1959
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Doily

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Two round green tablemats

Two round green tablemats

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Bobby pins and hair rollers

Bobby pins and hair rollers

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1954 Royal Visit - Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip

1954 Royal Visit - Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip

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South Australia, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Brinkworth Area School Magazine

Brinkworth Area School Magazine

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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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1948
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Pair of ladies black patent leather shoes

Pair of ladies black patent leather shoes

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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J Robins (VIC) Pty Ltd
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1965
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White serviette with an embroidered design of a yellow and brown flower at each corner.

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Folding metal coat-hanger covered in a navy blue fabric used for travelling

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Round white tablemat

Round white tablemat

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A set of three lace mats for a dressing table

A set of three lace mats for a dressing table

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Framed print titled

Framed print titled "The Bluebirds' Song of Happiness" given...

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School report for Lois Grosse (nee Ottens) from the Brinkworth Area School

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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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Six cylindrical moulded plastic hair rollers and eleven hairpins

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Terminal Examination Grade 3 school report for Lois Grosse (nee Ottens) from Brinkworth Area School

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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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Circular green and white crocheted teapot stand

Circular green and white crocheted teapot stand

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Three tablemats

Three tablemats

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Brinkworth Area School Magazine, 1945

Brinkworth Area School Magazine, 1945

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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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