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Certificate awarded at the Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia Royal Show, 1952  for Second Prize for a dark green quilted cushion cover

Certificate awarded at the Royal Agricultural and Horticultu...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1952
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Volutidae Ternivoluta Studeri

Volutidae Ternivoluta Studeri

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Sign reading 'Snowy Mountains Authority, Siberia Snow Clearing Station, Elevation 5050 Feet'

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Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Signs
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Club

Club

L and T Hackney collection
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Clubs
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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Rabbit bait formula

Rabbit bait formula

Earl Ewers and Sylvia Ewers collection
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Instructional documents
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Club

Club

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Clubs
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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See the heart of the continent

See the heart of the continent

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 1
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Advertising posters
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Percy Trompf
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1930
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Newspaper clipping from Japanese language newspaper, 1971

Newspaper clipping from Japanese language newspaper, 1971

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Newspaper clippings
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In memoriam card

In memoriam card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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United States of America
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Mrs Margot Child
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1892
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Home Leigh, North Botany

Home Leigh, North Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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1973
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Square Arnotts brand biscuit tin

Square Arnotts brand biscuit tin

Thompson Family collection
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Biscuit tins
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Arnott's
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Small pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Small 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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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly and others watching two unidentified men shake hands in front of a table, 1961

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Berlin, Germany
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1961
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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Keys
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St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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1923
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Ancient and Modern Hymns

Ancient and Modern Hymns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Cane armband

Cane armband

Papuan Official collection
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Armbands
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Advance Australia, Australia Day 1918

Advance Australia, Australia Day 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Dronepipe

Dronepipe

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Didjeridus
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Aluminium sugar bowl with lid

Aluminium sugar bowl with lid

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sugar bowls
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Emanuel Brothers minute book March 1917 - November 1923

Emanuel Brothers minute book March 1917 - November 1923

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Three pages of hand-written aircraft weight calculations

Three pages of hand-written aircraft weight calculations

Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Untitled painting by Ada Bird Petyarre

Untitled painting by Ada Bird Petyarre

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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Ada B. Petyarre
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1990
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Plain wooden walking stick with a flared handle

Plain wooden walking stick with a flared handle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Walking-sticks
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Cast iron mortar and pestle

Cast iron mortar and pestle

EJ and NW Millett collection no. 1
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Mortars and pestles
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No.19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Auburn, N.S.W

No.19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Auburn, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for VK2IQ, Zero Beat Radio Club Member

QSL card for VK2IQ, Zero Beat Radio Club Member

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Old Government House, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Old Government House, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Government
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Body paint and ceremonial dancing stick by Mavis Petyarre

Body paint and ceremonial dancing stick by Mavis Petyarre

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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Mavis Petyarre
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1990
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Koala & kangaroo (2015) Carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Koala & kangaroo (2015) Carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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The Book of Common Prayer.

The Book of Common Prayer.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prayer books
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Document from Tirranna Picnic Race Club, 15 January 1875

Document from Tirranna Picnic Race Club, 15 January 1875

Tirranna Race Club collection
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Documents
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1875
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Biography of cartoonist Cecil White

Biography of cartoonist Cecil White

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Biographies
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1976
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MANLY BEACH, FROM THE PINES.

MANLY BEACH, FROM THE PINES.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Harding & Billings
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Collage titled 'The City. (John Martins ABC-TV)'

Collage titled 'The City. (John Martins ABC-TV)'

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Artworks
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Kieron Keeler
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New Year's Day, the Western Star Hotel, Windorah. January, 1953

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Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Windorah, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Napoli costume

Napoli costume

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic prints
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Chair leg rest

Chair leg rest

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Furniture accessories
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Postcard featuring corner of John Cooper & Sons Horse Shoe Factory, Melbourne

Postcard featuring corner of John Cooper & Sons Horse Shoe F...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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John Cooper & Sons
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1914
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Rail and Road Arrangements. Ceremony at Federal Capital Site on Wednesday March 12th 1913

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Z Forsythe collection
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Booklets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1913
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Elizabeth Bay

Elizabeth Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Creatures of the Arafura Swamp by John Bulunbulun

Creatures of the Arafura Swamp by John Bulunbulun

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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John Bulunbulun
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Concave, oval wooden container

Concave, oval wooden container

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 28/07/1975 collection
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Containers
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Mark my words...

Mark my words...

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Jenny Coopes
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1996
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Patricia Heath collection
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Valerie Henderson  (nee Faithfull), her mother, Ethel Faithfull, Edwina Henderson and her mother, Heather Henderson, (nee Menzies).

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Shoulder strap

Shoulder strap

Papuan Official collection
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Ornaments
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Stephanie Dowker collection
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Drawings
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QSL card for VK4K4, From the Heart of the Queensland Sugar Belt

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Canvas backpack used by Geoffrey Yen

Canvas backpack used by Geoffrey Yen

C J Yen Family collection
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Backpacks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Paddy Pallin Pty Ltd
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1940
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Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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Curraghbeena Point

Curraghbeena Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Curraghbeena Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glimpse of City Skyline from the Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tin ring

Tin ring

ET Fealy collection
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Baking tins
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Bendigo Pottery

Bendigo Pottery

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Photograph albums
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Lavender Bay, Sydney

Lavender Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lavender Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing by Tracey Twaddle, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Tracey Twaddle
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Black and white promotional photograph of Uncle George of 2GB

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Radio 2GB, Sydney
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1935
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Cream-coloured partial dance program with 'Mr [?]'s Party 1869' written inside, and 'Wm Percy Faithfull, Please Return' written on the back

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1869
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The Harbour looking towards Taronga Park, Sydney, NSW

The Harbour looking towards Taronga Park, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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