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Map showing Encounter Bay and Lake Alexandrina, South Australia

Map showing Encounter Bay and Lake Alexandrina, South Austra...

Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Encounter Bay, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Henry H. Dare
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Fig 4a & 4b in Brewer 1995. Method of construction of isonome map For Leptospernum trinervium

Fig 4a & 4b in Brewer 1995. Method of construction of isonom...

Dr Ilma M Brewer (Pidgeon) collection
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Dr Ilma Brewer
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Gold miner's pick with initals 'JLR', Ballarat

Gold miner's pick with initals 'JLR', Ballarat

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Picks
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Map of Burke and Wills' route from Cooper's Creek to Carpentaria

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Burke and Wills collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Office of Lands and Survey, Melbourne
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1861
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Undated map showing irrigation areas along the Murray River from Morgan, South Australia to Hume Reservoir

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Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Murray River, , Australia
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Mr Henry H. Dare
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1919
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Victoria Police Gazette, 1853 to 1855

Victoria Police Gazette, 1853 to 1855

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Documents
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Victoria, Australia
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Victoria Police
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Map of Melbourne and suburbs

Map of Melbourne and suburbs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Map of Australia showing the extent of the known Artesian Basins, 1912

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Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Australia
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Mr Henry H. Dare
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1912
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Miner's safety hook, Ballarat

Miner's safety hook, Ballarat

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Safety equipment
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Sydney Tourist Map

Sydney Tourist Map

Thompson Family collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Map titled 'Scenographia Systematis Mundani Ptolemaici', by Andreas Cellarius, 1660

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Andreas Cellarius collection
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Andreas Cellarius
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1660
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Fig 5 of Brewer 1995. Site A, scrub: isonome maps (intervals 5%)

Fig 5 of Brewer 1995. Site A, scrub: isonome maps (intervals...

Dr Ilma M Brewer (Pidgeon) collection
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Dr Ilma Brewer
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Map titled 'Americae Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio', from 'Theatrum Orbis Terrarum', by Abraham Ortelius, 1612

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Americae Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio Map collection
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Abraham Ortelius
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1612
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Circular silk sampler map of the western hemisphere that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook's three voyages

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Embroidered Map Samplers collection
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Captain James Cook
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Map of the Ottoman Empire, Kingdom of Greece and the Russian Provinces on the Black Sea

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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South Australian Government River Murray Parliamentary Plan of General Scheme Under the Murray Works Act 1915

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Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Government
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1913
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Plan Showing Lower Murrumbidgee River Flooding 1931

Plan Showing Lower Murrumbidgee River Flooding 1931

Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Henry H. Dare
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1931
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Flat-top mining cart

Flat-top mining cart

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Carts
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Fig 9a & 9b of Brewer 1995. Site B: Ecotone boundaries for four shrubs.

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Dr Ilma M Brewer (Pidgeon) collection
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Dr Ilma Brewer
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'Rules and Regulations of the Isabella Gold Mining Company Registered', and cover, Bendigo, 23 September 1870

'Rules and Regulations of the Isabella Gold Mining Company R...

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Documents
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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1870
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Bowen Downs map

Bowen Downs map

Andrew and Lesley Cowper collection
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Gold miner's pick, Ballarat

Gold miner's pick, Ballarat

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Tourist map of the Blue Mountains and Burragorang Valley

Tourist map of the Blue Mountains and Burragorang Valley

Bonnie Nevin collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Department of Lands
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1945
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British Army map of Hazebrouck Belgium area which belonged to James Pitkeathly, 1916

British Army map of Hazebrouck Belgium area which belonged t...

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Belgium
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Murrumbidgee River - Diagram Section Along Bed From Murray River To Hay, 1930

Murrumbidgee River - Diagram Section Along Bed From Murray R...

Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Henry H. Dare
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1930
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Map of the West Kimberley fitted into a timber pelmet

Map of the West Kimberley fitted into a timber pelmet

Emanuel Family collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Lands & Surveys Department, Western Australia
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1901
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Household candle box with six original candles, Ballarat goldfields

Household candle box with six original candles, Ballarat gol...

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Storage boxes
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mine rope ladder, Buninyong

Mine rope ladder, Buninyong

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Ladders
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Map of Tasmania by James Sprent

Map of Tasmania by James Sprent

James Sprent collection
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Handdrawn map of England showing the 1937 Australian Women's Cricket tour

Handdrawn map of England showing the 1937 Australian Women's...

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Sue Summers
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1937
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Lower Murrumbidgee Water Supply

Lower Murrumbidgee Water Supply

Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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River Murray Commission
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1917
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Map titled 'Typus orbis descriptione Ptolemaei', by Gaspar Treschel, Vienna, 1541

Map titled 'Typus orbis descriptione Ptolemaei', by Gaspar T...

Typus Orbis Descriptione Ptolemaei Map collection
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Alexandria, Egypt
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Ptolemy
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1541
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'Deep Sinking, Bakery Hill, Ballaarat 1853', Samual Thomas Gill

'Deep Sinking, Bakery Hill, Ballaarat 1853', Samual Thomas G...

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Lithographs
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Bakery Hill, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Samuel T. Gill
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1853
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Hand-drawn map of the original land ownership in the Springfield area

Hand-drawn map of the original land ownership in the Springf...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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'Prospecting', about 1886

'Prospecting', about 1886

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Lithographs
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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William T. Smedley
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1886
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Set of banjo shaped Chinese scales used for weighing gold and herbs

Set of banjo shaped Chinese scales used for weighing gold an...

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Beam balances
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Map of species distribution

Map of species distribution

Dr Ilma M Brewer (Pidgeon) collection
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Dr Ilma Brewer
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Circular silk sampler map of the eastern hemisphere that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook's three voyages

Circular silk sampler map of the eastern hemisphere that ind...

Embroidered Map Samplers collection
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Captain James Cook
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Canberra Self Drive Political Discovery Tour Map

Canberra Self Drive Political Discovery Tour Map

Fred Daly collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pair of maps that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook's three voyages

Pair of maps that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook'...

Embroidered Map Samplers collection
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Captain James Cook
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Map titled 'Tabula Asiae VIII',  from 'Geographia universalis', by Sebastian Munster, 1540

Map titled 'Tabula Asiae VIII', from 'Geographia universali...

Sebastian Münster 'Tabula Asiae VIII' Map collection
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Alexandria, Egypt
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Ptolemy
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1540
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Railway map of Australia, 1919, showing connections between West Australia and Queensland

Railway map of Australia, 1919, showing connections between ...

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Loreen Samson
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1919
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Hand-coloured and annotated map of Holland

Hand-coloured and annotated map of Holland

Nance Pownall collection
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Rotterdam, Holland
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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Fig 7 in Brewer 1995. Site A, Woodland: isonome maps

Fig 7 in Brewer 1995. Site A, Woodland: isonome maps

Dr Ilma M Brewer (Pidgeon) collection
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Dr Ilma Brewer
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Fig 6a & 6b of Brewer 1995. Patterns of distribution for shrubs in moist scrub, Site A

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Dr Ilma M Brewer (Pidgeon) collection
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Dr Ilma Brewer
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Map of Pretoria and its Environs

Map of Pretoria and its Environs

Thompson Family collection
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Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
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Map titled 'Maris Pacifici' by Abraham Orteliu, Antwerp, 1595

Map titled 'Maris Pacifici' by Abraham Orteliu, Antwerp, 159...

Maris Pacifici Map collection
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Abraham Ortelius
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1595
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Household candle boxe with five original candles and accessories, Ballarat goldfields

Household candle boxe with five original candles and accesso...

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Storage boxes
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Lower Murrumbidgee Water Supply

Lower Murrumbidgee Water Supply

Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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Water Conservation & Irrigation Commission
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1930
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Fold out map of Melbourne and its suburbs, 1956

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Map of Rome for the1960 Olympic Games in Rome

John Konrads collection
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Rome, Italy
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John Konrads
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1960
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Cloth map of Victoria, including a profile of the Murray Riv...

Tony Martin collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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S Leacock
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1985
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Map titled 'Robinson's Motorist's and Hikers Map, Central Ea...

Thompson Family collection
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New South Wales

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Military Survey of Australia - Kiama, New South Wales

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Envelope containing maps of the ACT and NSW

Thompson Family collection
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Three maps of Canberra and the ACT kept together in an envel...

Thompson Family collection
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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Meda Station

Meda Station

Emanuel Family collection
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Cherrabun Station

Cherrabun Station

Emanuel Family collection
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Map of the Cobberas Mountains of Victoria and the Pilot Wild...

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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