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Featured image: 'A Malay native from Batavia at Coepang' by Thomas Baines, 1856. © Kerry Stokes Collection, Perth

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We are part of the Science Museums and Archives Consortium, which each year award six AHRC-funded collaborative doctoral studentships.

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