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Steel borders

Steel borders

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Political Cartoons
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Mr Sturt Krygsman
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2007
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Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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White metal rusted stirrup

White metal rusted stirrup

Maurice McCarten collection no. 2
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Stirrups
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L.C. and Stiletto check out the Drought

L.C. and Stiletto check out the Drought

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Poster 'Civilised Evils' [1], by  Les Griggs

Poster 'Civilised Evils' [1], by Les Griggs

Lori Richardson collection
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Posters
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Mr Les Griggs
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Cartoon of a granny driving a car with a chicken passenger

Cartoon of a granny driving a car with a chicken passenger

Judy Horacek collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1985
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W.W.F. [Waterside Workers Federation]

W.W.F. [Waterside Workers Federation]

Andrew Reeves collection no. 3
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Union badges
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Waterside Workers Federation (Port Adelaide Branch)
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Untitled painting by Elsie Tilmouth

Untitled painting by Elsie Tilmouth

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Elsie Tilmouth
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1989
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'Yumari', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1981

'Yumari', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1981

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1981
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Stand up and be counted

Stand up and be counted

Australian Republican Movement collection
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Pamphlets
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Mrs Hazel Hawke
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1999
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Peacemaker, 1971

Peacemaker, 1971

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Magazines
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E C. Gare
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1971
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On Torrens Lake, Adelaide

On Torrens Lake, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing - camp shelter with two figures by Jimmy Jangalka Mununggurr, Yirrkala Post Primary School NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Jimmy Jangalka Mununggurr
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Young Paul majors in civics

Young Paul majors in civics

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Knives
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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'Fresh is Best' bra decorated by Landon Palm

'Fresh is Best' bra decorated by Landon Palm

Many Threads collection
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Cherbourg, Queensland, Australia
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Landon Palm
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2014
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Bronte Road, Sydney, NSW

Bronte Road, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, 17 March 1914

Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, 17 March 1914

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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1914
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In memoriam card

In memoriam card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1905
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Oval basket

Oval basket

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Baskets
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Quiet evenings on the Sayonara

Quiet evenings on the Sayonara

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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The Operative Painters and Decorators Union of Australia, New South Wales Branch

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Membership certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W E Smith Ltd
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1930
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Passing 'it' along the 'wing

Passing 'it' along the 'wing

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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Iron stand

Iron stand

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Stands
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1920
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Totem pole

Totem pole

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Print titled 'Skin II', by Judy Watson, 1990

Print titled 'Skin II', by Judy Watson, 1990

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Judy Watson
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1990
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'Ngunarrmanya', painted by Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra, 1974

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Fred Myers collection
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Paintings
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra
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1974
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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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Therese Marie
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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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Black and white portrait photograph of Fred Daly, 1944

Black and white portrait photograph of Fred Daly, 1944

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1944
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Carpenter's large wooden smoothing plane

Carpenter's large wooden smoothing plane

Giovanni Barresi collection
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Smoothing planes
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Vizzini, Sicily, Catania, Italy
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Mr Giovanni Barresi
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1952
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Australian two dollar note

Australian two dollar note

Australian Currency collection
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Banknotes
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Reserve Bank of Australia
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1966
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Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Firestick

Firestick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Firesticks
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Print of four fish crossing each other, by Betty Sandimar, 1996

Print of four fish crossing each other, by Betty Sandimar, 1...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Prints
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Betty Sandimar
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1996
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The  Wawilag Spirits of Marwiyu - A Mandalbui Dreaming.

The Wawilag Spirits of Marwiyu - A Mandalbui Dreaming.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Miniature dividers

Miniature dividers

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Measuring instruments
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Inner Harbour, Townsville, 10 September 1914

Inner Harbour, Townsville, 10 September 1914

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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'Nothing Sweeter' bra decorated by Gloria Bell

'Nothing Sweeter' bra decorated by Gloria Bell

Many Threads collection
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Cherbourg, Queensland, Australia
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Gloria Bell
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2014
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Wedding acceptance

Wedding acceptance

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Photograph of Carmelo Mirabelli standing with rifle on roadside

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Photographs
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The public thinks

The public thinks

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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After heavy rain

After heavy rain

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Metal button with military insignia

Metal button with military insignia

Parsons collection
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Military buttons
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Square habutae silk scarf with spoke stitch hem

Square habutae silk scarf with spoke stitch hem

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Scarves
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Child's drawing - The frog singing by Angela Neidacowie age 14, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Angela Neidacowie
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Indonesia

Indonesia

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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1999
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Watson's Bay, Sydney NSW

Watson's Bay, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cream, gold and blue dance program titled 'Agricultural Society's, Wednesday 12th Oct 1870, Ball'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1870
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Colander

Colander

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Colanders
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Olive Pink collection
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Boomerangs
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Miss Olive Pink
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Solarplate print, Flowers, by Nyuwara Tapaya

Solarplate print, Flowers, by Nyuwara Tapaya

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Kunmanara Tapaya
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1997
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Boy or man standing inside Wanbyan [sic Wambeyan] Cave

Boy or man standing inside Wanbyan [sic Wambeyan] Cave

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wombeyan Caves, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter from James Turner, dated 23 December 1864.

Letter from James Turner, dated 23 December 1864.

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Personal letters
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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James Turner
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1864
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Sample of Munyuro seeds

Sample of Munyuro seeds

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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Bridget the Fairy Beauty

Bridget the Fairy Beauty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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'Wungapu' bark painting, native species

'Wungapu' bark painting, native species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2013
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Untitled drawing

Untitled drawing

Alice Springs School of the Air collection
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Drawings
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Victory Downs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Brett Morton
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1998
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