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Rubus parvifolius

Rubus parvifolius

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Video titled

Video titled "A Message from Hiroshima for the World's Child...

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Video cassettes
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Military Government U.S. Army, Wels, Austria Residence Permit, 1946

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Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Wels, Austria
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US Military Government Upper Austria
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1946
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Woman's Brides Book

Woman's Brides Book

Margot Child collection
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Magazines
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Mrs Margot Child
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Cardboard box

Cardboard box

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Boxes
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Bench axe and blade cover associated with George Taylor

Bench axe and blade cover associated with George Taylor

George Henry Taylor collection
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Axes
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Framed illuminated address presented to Ambrose Kyte in recognition of his support for the Victorian Exploring Expedition [Burke & Wills expedition]

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Ambrose Kyte Address collection
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Illuminated addresses
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Ambrose Kyte
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Tenelba Thirroul refreshment rooms

Tenelba Thirroul refreshment rooms

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Thirroul, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope containing documents for Miss Faithfull's Christmas Eucharist

Envelope containing documents for Miss Faithfull's Christmas...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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A BUSH HOMESTEAD.

A BUSH HOMESTEAD.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Landscape with lots of buildings and large areas of fenced land - Bombala

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bombala, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Piece of petrified wood

Piece of petrified wood

Keith Goddard collection
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Stone artefacts
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Bellambi, New South Wales, Australia
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White pull horse

White pull horse

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Pull-along toys
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Andrew A. Gibson
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1925
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Thankyou card

Thankyou card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Nurses Against Nuclear War

Nurses Against Nuclear War

Barbara Joyce Wright collection no. 2
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Political badges
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The Horn, Mt. Buffalo, Victoria No. 48

The Horn, Mt. Buffalo, Victoria No. 48

Joyce Knife collection
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Cigarette cards
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England
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WD & HO Wills
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1925
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A Native Group

A Native Group

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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India
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Mortimer Menpes
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Entrance to Macquarie Harbor, Tasmania

Entrance to Macquarie Harbor, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pencil and wash drawing depicting a woman, by Butcher Joe Nangan

Pencil and wash drawing depicting a woman, by Butcher Joe Na...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Boomerang

Boomerang

The Australian Scene collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1973
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Photographic portrait of Lord Kitchener

Photographic portrait of Lord Kitchener

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic prints
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Earl Kitchener
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Child's drawing by unknown artist, Over the range

Child's drawing by unknown artist, Over the range

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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'Doolagas' clothing tag

'Doolagas' clothing tag

Doolagahs Indigenous Design collection
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Clothing labels
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Ten Bullariidae Bulla Adamsi shells

Ten Bullariidae Bulla Adamsi shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Cabbage tree palm leaf basket

Cabbage tree palm leaf basket

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn, NSW, Australia, 22 May 1914

Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn,...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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1914
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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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Australia
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Art Series
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Presbyterian Church

Presbyterian Church

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Child's drawing ? The bat dancing by Maureen Maloney age16, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

Child's drawing ? The bat dancing by Maureen Maloney age16, ...

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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Maureen Maloney
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1947
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Roseville Station

Roseville Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1908
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Broken Hill looking North, 1907

Broken Hill looking North, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Steamer at Luss Pier

Steamer at Luss Pier

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Scotland
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Black and white photograph  - Mr and Mrs Adelmann at Namatanai in 1908.

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Dieter Kohl collection
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Photographs
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Shield with white and red ochre

Shield with white and red ochre

Bruce Wright collection
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Shields
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Bagu figure made by John Murray and Ninney Murray, 2010

Bagu figure made by John Murray and Ninney Murray, 2010

Cardwell collection
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Sculptures
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Cardwell, Queensland, Australia
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John Murray
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2010
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Manawanaway
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1975
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Engraved boab nut 'An Attempt to Steal a Wife' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'An Attempt to Steal a Wife' by Jack Wherr...

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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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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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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Bentinck Island, Queensland, Australia
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Craig Sandy
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MURRAY VIEWS No. 4. SURFING BEACH, CLOVELLY, N.S.W.

MURRAY VIEWS No. 4. SURFING BEACH, CLOVELLY, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Murray Views
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Breadcarters (Northumberland) (Variation), 19 December 1946, details award wage regulations

Breadcarters (Northumberland) (Variation), 19 December 1946,...

ET Fealy collection
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Information sheets
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Black and white photograph of a military tent camp and nearby buildings

Black and white photograph of a military tent camp and nearb...

Mollie Ballard collection
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Photographs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Frank W. Ballard
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1927
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White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup bowls
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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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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Gselle Mary Tipangariti
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Main entrance, Kenmore Asylum

Main entrance, Kenmore Asylum

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kenmore, Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Three leather hair curlers known as 'Curly Wurlies'

Three leather hair curlers known as 'Curly Wurlies'

Una May Irvine collection no. 2
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Hair rollers
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Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Una M. Irvine
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1900
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Photographs
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MURRY VIEWS NO. TP 6. TARONGA PARK N.S.W

MURRY VIEWS NO. TP 6. TARONGA PARK N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Australia
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Australian Pictorial Diary for 1967, containing details of daily personal and school events

Australian Pictorial Diary for 1967, containing details of d...

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alco Inc
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1966
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A difficult angle

A difficult angle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Letter from R Hope Johnstone  to Mrs L B Gardener of Launceston Life Link Inc, 21 December 1972

Letter from R Hope Johnstone to Mrs L B Gardener of Launces...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Documents
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Ralph Hope-Johnstone
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1972
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Newspaper article titled Through Icy Storms, by John Close

Newspaper article titled Through Icy Storms, by John Close

John Collinson Close collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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Timber tool box

Timber tool box

John Docker collection
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Tool boxes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Drawing of a kookaburra holding a snake in its beak.

Drawing of a kookaburra holding a snake in its beak.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Receipt issued by the Municipality of Canterbury

Receipt issued by the Municipality of Canterbury

George and Mary Weir collection
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Receipts
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Canterbury, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Municipality of Canterbury
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1957
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Christmas Creek Station journal March 1921 - December 1944

Christmas Creek Station journal March 1921 - December 1944

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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