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  • Collection: Ephemera Exhibition

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A rare movable card from the period 1845-1865. Showing a woman in crinoline. Pull the tag to display the mechanism of the dress.

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Elaborately adorned envelope with cover illustration that hinges to reveal Valentine message underneath. 

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A Valentine's Day card that was sent to people one did not like. It is also referred to as an anti-Valentine. 

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A Valentine's Day card that was sent to people one did not like. It is also referred to as an anti-Valentine. 

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A Valentine's Day card that was sent to people one did not like. It is also referred to as an anti-Valentine. 

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Ticket for official guest of the committee vessel, 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games. Handwritten note on back of invite says, "HMAS Warramunga, Wednesday 5th December per M.V. Thunderbird"

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Ticket stub for the main stadium at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games

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Ticket stub for the main stadium at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games

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Ticket stub for the main stadium at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games

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Ticket stub for the main stadium at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games

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Ticket stub for the main stadium at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games

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On one side of the card is a promotional calendar, 1956, for Cecil Grave Pty. Ltd., with the programme for the Melbourne Olympics on the other side

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The Chairman and members of the Interim Council of Monash University invite Miss Collins and her parents to the opening of the university on Saturday, 11th March, 1961, at 3:30 p.m. by the Premier of Victoria the Honourable H. E. Bolte, M.L.A.

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One side is an advertisement, the other is a drink mixing guide which has an insert that slides to select the drink.

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Single-leaf flier calling for produce and various articles to be donated to the Red Cross for sending to "sick and wounded soldiers at home and abroad", as "Valentine gifts".

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State War Councils provided practical assistance, employment support and soldier settlement in each state during and after World War I. From the collection of Mrs. Gershon Bennett, daughter of Sir John Monash.

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Retailer's sugar tickets issued to Mrs Minnie Welch in Hertfordshire during WWII. The retailers are W. B. Moss & Sons Ltd., Nightingale Road, Hitchin.

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Retailer's sugar tickets issued to Mrs Minnie Welch in Hertfordshire during WWII. The retailers are W. B. Moss & Sons Ltd., Nightingale Road, Hitchin.

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Change to wartime milk delivery card filled out by Mrs. J. Byrne of 13 Cliff Street, Essendon. The card was issued by M.H. Rankin, Milk Board secretary.

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Supplementary ration card issued to Norman William McLeod of Icknield Road, Leagrave. The retailer is E.W. Oulham, 198 Dunstable Road, Luton.

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Also includes a Includes card titled "Greetings from France"

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Postcard with concertina set of views of Melbourne and Northcote.