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Victorians and Native Birdlife

9 Jan 2018

An evolving relationship as illustrated through Victoria's cultural collections.

Curated By

Rohan Long, Technical Officer – Zoology and Collections Manager of the Tiegs Museum, School of BioSciences, Faculty of Science, University of Melbourne.

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fuse wire - lindsay white electrics electrical contractor 7 ruvina street Aspendale. P O box 8 Mordialloc, 3195 phone 90 2409

Key words

electrical/electrics
contractor
domestic/industrial

fuse wire on paper mount

Historical information

donated by lindsay electrics from aspendale item shows how electricians had to repair power boards within the home one had to take out the old fuse which was installed on power board, fuse was made of ceramic, and then rewire

Significance

object significant is that this is now a unique sample of how our home were wired for home and industry

Inscriptions & Markings

lindsay white electrics electrical contractor in industrial or domestic installations if this wont fix your trouble phone us for expert sevice 8 amp light fuse 15 mp power fuse

Chelsea & District Historical Society, Chelsea

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Photograph - Eastern View - The Memorial Archway, 1939

Lorne Historical Society, Lorne

Photograph - Colour - Grave in Vaughan Cemetery, 2017

Key words

vaughan
vaughan cemetery
forged ironwork
cemetery art

Hand forged iron fence around the Ellen Smith headstone.

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Photograph - Colour - Agitation Hill, Chewton, 2011

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Photograph - Colour - Agitation Hill, Chewton, 2011

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Photograph - Colour - Agitation Hill, Chewton, 2011

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Photograph - Colour - Agitation Hill, Chewton, 2011

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Photograph - Colour - Agitation Hill, Chewton, 2011

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Photograph - Colour - Agitation Hill, Chewton, 2011

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Photograph - Colour - Bluestone wall on channel, Agitation Hill, Chewton, 2011

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Photograph - Colour - Bluestone wall on channel, Agitation Hill, Chewton, 2011

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Photograph - Colour - Bluestone wall on channel, Agitation Hill, Chewton, 2011

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Photograph - Colour - Stone cottage , Agitation Hill, Chewton, 2011

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Photograph - Colour - Detail, stone cottage, Agitation Hill, Chewton, 2011

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Photograph - Colour - Bookcase, Flood recovery, Carisbrook

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Photograph - Colour - Flood recovery, Carisbrook, 40 degree heat

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Photograph - Colour - Flood recovery, Carisbrook

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Photograph - Colour - Asphalt on Bridge, Floods, Carisbrook

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Photograph - Colour - Patchwork quilt made by ladies, Devonport, Tasmania

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Photograph - Colour - Floods, Carisbrook, Victoria

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Photograph - Colour - House cellar, Ballarat

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Photograph - Colour - Wayne Phillipson at Dorothy Wickham talk, Inverloch Seminar, 2011

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Photograph - Colour - Dorothy Wickham talk, Inverloch Seminar, 2011

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Photograph - Colour - University of Melbourne System Garden, 2010

Key words

system garden
materia medica
university of melbourne
frederick mccoy

Colour photograph of the Melbourne University System Garden.

Historical information

The University of Melbourne System Garden was created by the first professor of Natural Science Frederick McCoy in 1856. It was originally comprised of a series of concentric garden beds, aorganised acording to plant classification. The only remnant from that time if the towere whih formed the centre of the octagonal glasshouse.

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Photograph - Colour - University of Melbourne System Garden, 2010

Key words

system garden
materia medica
university of melbourne
frederick mccoy

Colour photograph of the Melbourne University System Garden.

Historical information

The University of Melbourne System Garden was created by the first professor of Natural Science Frederick McCoy in 1856. It was originally comprised of a series of concentric garden beds, aorganised acording to plant classification. The only remnant from that time if the towere whih formed the centre of the octagonal glasshouse.

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Photograph - Colour - University of Melbourne Old Physics Building, 2010

Key words

university of melbourne
old physics building

Colour photograph of the Melbourne University Old Physics Building.

Historical information

Melbourne University Old Physics Building (1889) was designed by Reed, Henderson and Smart. It later house the Univesity's Centre for Indigenous Education and a conference centre (2010).

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Mason's Marks, Carlisle Cathedral 27 October 2016

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Photograph - Colour - Faces in Stonework, Hampton Palace

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Digital photograph - Forteviot Church, Perthshire, Scotland

Key words

deas, oliphant, scotland, forteviot, phillipson

Historical information

Forteviot Church, Scotland where the Deas family worshipped. Ann Deas married David Philliipson in Ballarat in 1861.

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Digital photograph - Forteviot Church, Perthshire, Scotland

Key words

deas, oliphant, scotland, forteviot, phillipson

Historical information

Forteviot Church, Scotland where the Deas family worshipped. Ann Deas married David Philliipson in Ballarat in 1861.

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Digital photograph - Forteviot Church, Perthshire, Scotland

Key words

deas, oliphant, scotland, forteviot, phillipson

Historical information

Forteviot Church, Scotland where the Deas family worshipped. Ann Deas married David Philliipson in Ballarat in 1861.

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