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A.O. Jones from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

A.O. Jones from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australi...

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Australian Aborigines

Australian Aborigines

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts
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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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Painting depicts three human figures, one kangaroo and one string bag

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Oujaimi and Safatli collection
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Bark paintings
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Gudjekbin, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1965
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Toy dagger hand carved from wood

Toy dagger hand carved from wood

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Toy weapons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Child's drawing by Mukayi, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Mukayi, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Mukayi
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The Toilet

The Toilet

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1821
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Cliff Howe and Jimmy, Radio & Stage Since 1926

Cliff Howe and Jimmy, Radio & Stage Since 1926

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1926
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Mrs William Cumming, by Johnstone O'Shannessy of Melbourne

Mrs William Cumming, by Johnstone O'Shannessy of Melbourne

Jane Webster collection
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Cartes-de-visite
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
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1869
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We want to be nucelar free

We want to be nucelar free

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Association for International Co-operation and Disarmament
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1960
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Great Ocean Road near Wye River, Vic

Great Ocean Road near Wye River, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wye River, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Painting on card, in the style of a bark painting, depicting four figures and six kangaroos, by Mithili

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Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithili
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Burgundy coloured ball of wool

Burgundy coloured ball of wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Yarns
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Film negative - Aboriginal children bathing, Sunday Island, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Sunday Island, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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C. Blythe from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

C. Blythe from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Australian sterling silver fiddle pattern salt spoon used by prominent Tasmanian colonial pastoralist Roderic O'Connor

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Roderic O'Connor collection
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Salt spoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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John J. Cohen
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1839
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Pair of men's black leather shoes in a cardboard shoe box

Pair of men's black leather shoes in a cardboard shoe box

J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 2
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Shoes
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Alexandra Avenue, Melbourne, Vic

Alexandra Avenue, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Woman holding a child, and a man on the veranda of a timber house

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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THE ESPLANADE AND PIER, COOGEE

THE ESPLANADE AND PIER, COOGEE

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Handwritten recipe for ginger cordial and furniture polish

Handwritten recipe for ginger cordial and furniture polish

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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'Warrkarr', bark painting, native plant species

'Warrkarr', bark painting, native plant 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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'Kalyuyangku' by Richard Yukenbarri (Yugumbari), 2007

'Kalyuyangku' by Richard Yukenbarri (Yugumbari), 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Richard Yukenbarri (Yugumbari)
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2007
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The Smith Premier typewriter

The Smith Premier typewriter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Portrait of Reginald Faithfull, by Myra Felton, 1870s

Portrait of Reginald Faithfull, by Myra Felton, 1870s

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Narrandera, New South Wales, Australia
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Myra Felton
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1870
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Card expressing thanks for sympathy card

Card expressing thanks for sympathy 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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1914
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Child's drawing The men car The want men ...

Child's drawing The men car The want men ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dennis
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Inside calipers

Inside calipers

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Child's drawing Kangaroo by Daisybell Marab Iakabiakawiar

Child's drawing Kangaroo by Daisybell Marab Iakabiakawiar

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Daisybell Marabiarabiarawiar
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Eight-Hour Procession, Sydney, 1905. The Baker's Exhibit (Oxford St.)

Eight-Hour Procession, Sydney, 1905. The Baker's Exhibit (Ox...

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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1906
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Asylum Liverpool

Asylum Liverpool

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Liverpool, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Liverpool Asylum for the Infirm and Destitute
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QSL card for VK2X5

QSL card for VK2X5

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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1936
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Cypraeidae Cypraea Pyriformis

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pyriformis

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Vice grips

Vice grips

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Tools
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Laundry bag

Laundry bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Laundry equipment
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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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Unknown Artist
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Cuff Insignia

Cuff Insignia

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Clothing accessories
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Sacred Heart Monastery, Kensington, Sydney

Sacred Heart Monastery, Kensington, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kensington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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Standard Novels No. VI - The Last of the Mohicans.

Standard Novels No. VI - The Last of the Mohicans.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1831
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The Spit, Sydney

The Spit, Sydney

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

Calling card

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Visiting cards
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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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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View showing Mount Lofty, SA

View showing Mount Lofty, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Lofty, Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Jiboom

Jiboom

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Wood carvings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1962
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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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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mandy Roughsey
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'The Girls I left behind me' by May Gibbs

'The Girls I left behind me' by May Gibbs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Freemason's Knight Hospitaller Jewel, Order of Malta

Freemason's Knight Hospitaller Jewel, Order of Malta

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Regalia
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Mr Leslie H. Gale
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Tributes to the Memory of Former Senator William Morrow

Tributes to the Memory of Former Senator William Morrow

Milleese Morrow Boughton collection
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Booklets
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1980
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Jimmy James'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Jimmy James'

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Film negative - Ullparidja people, Tomkinson Range, north of Mt Davies, South  Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Stellaria flaccida

Stellaria flaccida

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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Film negative - Smithy at Mt. Davies camp, Tomkinson Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Invitations
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Mrs Margot Child
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1985
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Containers
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Untitled painting by Billy Petyarre

Untitled painting by Billy 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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Billy Petyarre
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1990
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1932
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Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Emu and dancing man (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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Masonic Life Governor jewel

Masonic Life Governor jewel

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Regalia
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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Bird without legs

Bird without legs

Florence Gaby collection
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Wood carvings
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