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Coats Chain mending cotton white

Coats Chain mending cotton white

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Threads
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Johnny Mullagh Trophy, Prime Minister's XI v ATSIC Chairman's XI, 2001-2002

Johnny Mullagh Trophy, Prime Minister's XI v ATSIC Chairman'...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Awards
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Manuka Oval, Griffith, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Aust...
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Johnny Mullagh
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2001
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Photograph of smallpox patient

Photograph of smallpox patient

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Hope Faithfull, Clarice Faithfull-Anderson and Lilian Faithfull-Anderson on the steps of Camelot

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Baking tin for tarts

Baking tin for tarts

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tart tins
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Ceramic glazed stoneware vessel

Ceramic glazed stoneware vessel

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Containers
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Thancoupie
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Let's walk together

Let's walk together

Rosie Egyedi collection
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T-shirts
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China
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Rosie Egyedi
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1998
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How the ten point plan works

How the ten point plan works

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Harry Bruce
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1997
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret Rosalie
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Sketch depicting a landscape, river and boat.

Sketch depicting a landscape, river and boat.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Waist ornament

Waist ornament

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Belts
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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QSL card for VK6 - MW

QSL card for VK6 - MW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Convict love token from Michal Newby, 1841

Convict love token from Michal Newby, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Wedding aniversary card

Wedding aniversary card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Greetings from  AUSTRALIA

Greetings from AUSTRALIA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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String necklace

String necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Business card for Colin Rodgers M.M

Business card for Colin Rodgers M.M

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Yellow-coloured VK2VN amateur radio QSL card

Yellow-coloured VK2VN amateur radio QSL card

Gweneth Meyers collection
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QSL cards
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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FTA (Don't Blink!)

FTA (Don't Blink!)

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Mono-plane - sculpture of a single propeller aeroplane by Yvonne Koolmatrie

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Tandanya collection no. 1
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Sculptures
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Berri, South Australia, Australia
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Yvonne Koolmatrie
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1991
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Postcard with an illustration depicting two kangaroos fighting

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Now we're married oft' I think of 'Jim' boys, sleeping in the Church yard by the sea ...

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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ADVENTURES OF A JACKAROO / He tackles shearing

ADVENTURES OF A JACKAROO / He tackles shearing

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Club from Goondiwindi area, Queensland, 1901

Club from Goondiwindi area, Queensland, 1901

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Goondiwindi, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1901
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Portrait of Kath Walker carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Kath Walker carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Drawings
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Thursday Island Primary School
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1992
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Print titled 'Snake', by Ron Ceissman

Print titled 'Snake', by Ron Ceissman

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Prints
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Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Ceissman
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Photocopied sheet with three photographs of W.H. Treloar and aircraft

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Eric J Treloar collection
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Photographs
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Mr William H. Treloar
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Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Geological specimens
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Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
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1971
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Cream-coloured partial dance program 'ROYAL EXCHANGE, Tuesday, June 4th 1867'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1867
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Shield, part of a set of the hunting and gathering tools, attributed to the Gammon Ranges, 1951

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Shields
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Gammon Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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1951
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Sticker

Sticker

Union of Australian Women collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Kelp water carrier

Kelp water carrier

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Rachel Quillart collection
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Containers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Rachel Quillart
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Emu egg carved with image of a dingo and possum by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with image of a dingo and possum by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Children's religious book

Children's religious book

Bridge Family collection no. 5
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Religious books
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Scales

Scales

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Balances
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Sketch depicting a dog

Sketch depicting a dog

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Letter

Letter

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1958
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Postcard of Melbourne Cup, 1909

Postcard of Melbourne Cup, 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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1909
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George Street, Sydney

George Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Fibre basket by Lily Long, 2008

Fibre basket by Lily Long, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Lily Long
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2008
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Mayfair Hotel. Kings Cross. Sydney N.S.W

Mayfair Hotel. Kings Cross. Sydney N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Guess What I Am?

Guess What I Am?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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1907
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Postcard of John Pascoe Fawkner

Postcard of John Pascoe Fawkner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Milikapiti Council collection
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Paintbrushes
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Freddy P. Moonnrnmine
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Lidless cardboard shoe box

Lidless cardboard shoe box

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoe boxes
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Nicky Killis
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For Old Times Sake.  McRobie's Gully, Hobart

For Old Times Sake. McRobie's Gully, Hobart

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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McRobies Gully, Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pair of wooden skis made from hand-cut mountain ash, with leather bindings

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Donald Maclurcan collection no. 2
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Skis
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Kiandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey Yen
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1860
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Liberate Zimbabwe

Liberate Zimbabwe

Robert Darby collection no. 1
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Political badges
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Child's drawing by Maiuya, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Maiuya, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Maiuya
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1954
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club cash book from 1925 to 1928

Tirranna Picnic Race Club cash book from 1925 to 1928

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Books
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1925
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Flour or grain scoop

Flour or grain scoop

Anne Girard collection
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Scoops
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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School reference for Herbert Browne 1912

School reference for Herbert Browne 1912

Herbert Browne collection
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Letters
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Rodney

Rodney

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Mark Lynch
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Film negative - Neighbour, a recipient of the the Albert Medal bravery award, Roper River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Ngukurr (Roper River), East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Melongenidae Volegalea Wardiana from Elcho island

Melongenidae Volegalea Wardiana from Elcho island

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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