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Oil on masonite - The Rite of Spring

Federation University Australia Art Collection , Ballarat

Historical information

This item is part of the Federation University Art Collection. The Art Collection features over 1000 works and was listed as a 'Ballarat Treasure' in 2007.

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Book - The Medical Annual and Practitioners Index 1917

Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village, Warrnambool

The Medical Annual and Practitioners Index 1917

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Reproduction of theatre program - MR W R Furlong Pupils' Ninth Concert performed at the Athenaeum Hall in 1876

Melbourne Athenaeum Archives, Melbourne

Copy of paper program for a concert performed at the Athenaeum Hall Thursday October 19 1876.

Historical information

Copy of broadside held by the National Library of Australia

Significance

Many music concerts were performed at the Melbourne Athenaeum. This one featured the pupils of Mr W.R Furlong, assisted by other artists.

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Uniform Hatband

Morongo Old Collegians' Association,

Navy cotton hatband with three thin gold stripes over two wide green strips and coloured School crest.

Inscriptions & Markings

Sint Lucernae Ardentes

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1990 Pasco Entrance

Williamstown High School , Williamstown

Colour photograph of Pasco Street gate, mounted on board.

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Natural pigment on bark - Female Wayara Spirit

Federation University Australia Art Collection , Ballarat

Historical information

This item is part of the Federation University Art Collection. The Art Collection features over 1000 works and was listed as a 'Ballarat Treasure' in 2007.

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Book - "Henderson's Australian Families"

National Wool Museum, Geelong

Formerly owned by JF Guthrie. Formerly owned by JF Guthrie.

Historical information

Part of collection of items related to the late Senator J.F. Guthrie, breeder of Corriedales. Senator James Francis Guthrie (1872-1958) was the founder and first president of the Australian Corriedale Sheepbreeders' Association in 1914 and was involved in the wool industry all his life. He worked for Dalgety's and was managing director of the Guthrie Corriedale Stud. He was a Senator for Victoria between 1920-38 and wrote a number of books about the Australian wool industry.

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Mayor Jack Campbell 1986-87 (1 of 2)

Glen Eira Historical Society, Caulfield South

Photograph of Mayor Jack Campbell presenting to Geoffrey Doolan, award and date unknown

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Shuttlecock

Tennis Australia, Melbourne

Two part object. Two identical shuttlecocks, one used (.1) , one unused (.2). Both have natural white feathers, and orange rubber weight with cloth tape strip. Materials: Rubber, Bird feather, Cloth tape, Glue

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Slate

Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village, Warrnambool

Small piece of slate of indeterminate origin.

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Acrylic on Board - Mishaps / Action 2

Federation University Australia Art Collection , Ballarat

Historical information

This item is part of the Federation University Art Collection. The Art Collection features over 1000 works and was listed as a 'Ballarat Treasure' in 2007.

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Handcrafted leather bag

Sovereign Hill and Gold Museum, Ballarat

Leather hand tooled ladies shoulder bag. Tanned leather with a flap over opening, wide shoulder strap with studs and fringed finish. Attractive pattern on bag with crossed lacing feature. Bronze buckle and studs.

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Document - Signal Training (All Arms) Pam No 7 Radiotelephone Procedure 1969 Amendment List No 2

4th/19th Prince of Wales's Light Horse Regiment Unit History Room, Macleod

Amendment List No 2 to Sig Training Pam 7 1969

Significance

Used by the Regiment

Inscriptions & Markings

DSN 7610-66-029-1400/2

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Clothing, button hook

City of Moorabbin Historical Society operating the Box Cottage Museum, Ormond

A metal button hook for shoes and gaiters with an 'Ivorine' handle

Historical information

A button hook is a tool used for the closing of shoes, gloves or other apparel that uses buttons as fasteners. It consists of a steel hook fixed to a handle that may be simple or decorative. The hook end is inserted through the buttonhole to capture the button by the shank and draw it through the opening.

Significance

The family of May Curtis were early settlers in Moorabbin Shire

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Envelope

National Wool Museum, Geelong

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Ball container, Ball

Tennis Australia, Melbourne

A Slazenger (UK) 'Lawn Tennis Ball' box. Printed on lid: 'BRITISH MADE/MADE ACCORDING TO/ THE REGULATIONS OF THE / LAWN TENNIS ASSOCIATION /AND OFFICIALLY AUTHORISED'. On front of box is printed: ' EXCLUSIVELY USED AT/THE CHAMPIONSHIPS/WIMBLEDON/ SINCE 1902'. Colour advertisement adhered to underside of lid, depicting 1920s/30s tennis racquets. Contains all six original balls, all printed with '1937'. Materials: Ink, Cardboard, Paper, Rubber, Wool

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Plane

Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village, Warrnambool

Plane, Moulding, Ogee, Alex Matherson & Son. Stamped W.Worrel, ? & No 2.

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Book

Tennis Australia, Melbourne

Bookl: 'The Lighter Side of Tennis'. 19 pages. Softcover. Materials: Paper, Ink

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Racquet

Tennis Australia, Melbourne

A Kneissl 'White Star Lendl Pro' racquet. Materials: Metal composite, Leather, Adhesive tape, Vinyl, Plastic, Adhesive label

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Photograph

Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village, Warrnambool

Black and White photograph of the Reginald M sailing in Outer Harbour Sth Aust, circa 1947. Skipper- R.F. Dale. Owner - John March. 205 mm x 154 mm RM 021 Reginald M

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Tournament Programme

Tennis Australia, Melbourne

Souvenir Programme: Hopman Cup (Perth) 1996/7 Materials: Paper, Ink

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Book - Standing Orders for Vehicle Operation and Maintenance 1952

4th/19th Prince of Wales's Light Horse Regiment Unit History Room, Macleod

Soft covered book providing administrative instructions for the operation and maintenance of vehicles on unit charge.

Significance

Instructions for operation of unit vehicles

Inscriptions & Markings

Restricted Notice. AMF logo,

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Caulking iron

Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village, Warrnambool

Caulking iron blacksmith made boot iron, this iron is used for setting down deck seams where they are crossed by a steam or water pipe over the deck. They were also useful in other awkward places e.g. around winches. Driving force either mallet or hammer.

Historical information

Owner of tools Jim Gillespie Clayton Victoria

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Racquet

Tennis Australia, Melbourne

A Rawlings, John Newcombe Flash Junior tennis racquet, with plastic whipping around shoulders, and leather handle grip with quatrefoil perforations. Rawlings logo features across base of head. Model name features across throat and along shaft. Rawlings red, black and white 'R' trademark features on lower shaft, and black 'R' on butt cover. Shaft also features autograph by Newcombe. Materials: Wood, Nylon, Ink, Glue, Lacquer, Metal, Plastic, Adhesive tape, Paint, Leather, Rubber

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Vesta box

RSL Waverley Sub Branch , Glen Waverley

Black, Bakelite,silver indented plate on two sides. Removable top and cross hatched sides for striking

Inscriptions & Markings

Japanese printing on both faces

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Photograph Loaned

Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum, Tatura

Historical information

Loaned from Bowling Club.

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Photograph

Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum, Tatura

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Photograph: Unknown 13.

Sovereign Hill and Gold Museum, Ballarat

Photograph of Unknown 13, Weatherboard house.

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Domestic Item

Nhill & District Historical Society Inc., Nhill

Clay pot

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Photograph - Clarendon Presbyterian Ladies College Kindergarten Class 1954/1955

Ballarat Clarendon College, Ballarat

Two black and white photographs featuring Clarendon Presbyterian Ladies College Kindergarten or Prepatory Class in 1954-1955. Photograph taken in playground at Mair Street Property and includes main school buildings in background of one photograph.

Historical information

Owner of the photograph identified Andrew McKinley, Michael Morrow, Ian Goddard, Bil Sloss, Nigel Wettenhall, Cindy John, Carol Hamilton, Marilyn Condor, Illona Bauers, Glenda Webb, Elizabeth Kamaretsos, Toni Dale, Anne Barnes. Photograph possibly includes Chris Shorten, Glenyce Greenbank, Pauline Irvine, Meredith Lutge.

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