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Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1993
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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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'Rules and Regulations of the Isabella Gold Mining Company Registered', and cover, Bendigo, 23 September 1870

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Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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1870
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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 made pick

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Dr Robert Wishart collection
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1964
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String and stone head pick

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Stan Mitchell collection
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Set of banjo shaped Chinese scales used for weighing gold and herbs

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Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Beam balances
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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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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Pick

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Claude Dunshea collection no. 1
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Shoalhaven Gorge, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Claude Dunshea
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1930
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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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Victoria, Australia
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Victoria Police
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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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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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Household candle boxe with five original candles and accessories, Ballarat goldfields

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Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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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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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Hand made pick

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Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1964
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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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Miner's short-handled pick

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Claude Dunshea collection no. 1
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Shoalhaven Gorge, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Claude Dunshea
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1930
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Digging tool known as a 'Pelican', used in the construction of the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme

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Snowy Scheme - Bill Fegan collection
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Mr William Fegan
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1967
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Timber and stone head pick

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Hand made pick

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Olive Pink collection
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1977
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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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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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Set of banjo shaped Chinese scales used for weighing gold and herbs, Ballarat

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Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Beam balances
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Large windlass, Stawell

Large windlass, Stawell

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Winches
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Stawell, Victoria, Australia
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Folio of proof plans and maps, George Gordon and Calder Oliver, 1870s

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Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Victoria, Australia
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Calder E. Oliver
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