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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Megan Kerindun
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Roslyn Frith
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Pair of metal spurs with black leather straps

Pair of metal spurs with black leather straps

Colledge Family collection
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Spurs
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Tablemat made from a square bright green painted wooden board

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Thompson Family collection
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Tablemats
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Child's drawing ? Coniston by Mary Joseph, Areyonga NT

Child's drawing ? Coniston by Mary Joseph, Areyonga NT

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Joseph
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Key

Key

Colledge Family collection
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Sepia toned photograph of a young man wearing a bow tie with a flower in his lapel

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patricia Marrpurra
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Andrew J. Portaminni
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Poster -

Poster - "Hiroshima Never Again"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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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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Drawing on paper by Neville Poulson Japangardi, Yuendumu NT - from the story 'How the animals were divided'

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kormilda College, Berrimah, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Neville P. Japangardi
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1974
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing of Macassan boat by Jack Munyarrirr, Milingimbi NT

Child's drawing of Macassan boat by Jack Munyarrirr, Milingi...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack Munyarrirr
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Marking gauge

Marking gauge

John Docker collection
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Marking gauges
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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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Mashing hair in the River Kalgan 14.3.1914

Mashing hair in the River Kalgan 14.3.1914

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Child's drawing by Draiya, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Draiya, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Draiya
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1954
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maria G. Marrar
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1974
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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Knife made from a ground-down flat file, with a corn cob handle, as used by swagmen in the Depression era

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Paul Watts collection
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Knives
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Gatton, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Paul Watts
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1986
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Poster -

Poster - "Australians for Nuclear Disarmament"

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Child's drawing - Dreaming by Dianna, Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy NSW

Child's drawing - Dreaming by Dianna, Dhupuma College, Nhulu...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Merrkiyawuy Ganambarr
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1975
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'Dhanguniya', bark painting, native plant species

'Dhanguniya', 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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2011
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Jigsaw puzzle of 'Little Miss Muffet'

Jigsaw puzzle of 'Little Miss Muffet'

Bridge Family collection no. 3
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Jigsaw puzzles
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Child's drawing from Ernabella

Child's drawing from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Pastel drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No. 6. Red Scented Hibiscus

Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No. 6. Red Scented Hibiscus

Joyce Knife collection
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Matchboxes
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Cremorne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Bryant and May
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1950
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Decorated wooden panel, by Sione Pani, Tonga

Decorated wooden panel, by Sione Pani, Tonga

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Tonga
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Sione Pani
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1954
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Painting with central band and infill of concentric circles and opposing arcs

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Fred Myers collection
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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Untitled illustration for pages 20-21 of 'The Rainbow Serpent' (1975)

Untitled illustration for pages 20-21 of 'The Rainbow Serpen...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1975
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Child's drawing - 'The bat dancing' by Dorothy Nurra, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

Child's drawing - 'The bat dancing' by Dorothy Nurra, St Fra...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dorothy Nurra
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'Wana and Puliaba' or 'Goanna Corroboree at Mirkantji', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1971

'Wana and Puliaba' or 'Goanna Corroboree at Mirkantji', pain...

Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1971
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Child's drawing - fish with multi coloured background by Colin

Child's drawing - fish with multi coloured background by Col...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Colin
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Wooden hall chair with a removable black felt cushion, from the Prime Minister's Lodge

Wooden hall chair with a removable black felt cushion, from ...

Department of Home Affairs (Prime Minister's Lodge) collection
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Chairs
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Australia
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Mrs Ruth Lane Poole
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1926
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair

Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a pictur...

Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Side plates
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Child's drawing of island and a red sky

Child's drawing of island and a red sky

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown Artist
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Untitled child's drawing by unknown artist, Yirara College, Alice Springs NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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The Problem by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

The Problem by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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Boomerang featuring painted pictures of human figures, attributed to Bill Onus

Boomerang featuring painted pictures of human figures, attri...

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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Bill Onus
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ned Wilson
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Painting depicts landscape with white eucalypts across foreground

Painting depicts landscape with white eucalypts across foreg...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Watercolour paintings
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Arnulf Ebatarinja
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'Marruka and Rakay', bark painting, native plant species

'Marruka and Rakay', 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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2014
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Clear moulded stem glass

Clear moulded stem glass

Andrew Reeves and Helen Parrott collection
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Champagne glasses
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United States of America
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The Libbey Glass Company
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1892
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Marlin and their Movements letter, 30 April 1958

Marlin and their Movements letter, 30 April 1958

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Theses
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Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
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Adele Faithfull
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1958
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Cleaver

Cleaver

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Cleavers
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Child's drawing - Purukupali carrying baby son to tree watched by many people by unknown artist

Child's drawing - Purukupali carrying baby son to tree watch...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Booklet titled 'Episodes - A Glimpse of Australia-Japan Relations 1859-1979'

Booklet titled 'Episodes - A Glimpse of Australia-Japan Rela...

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Japan
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1859
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Leslie
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'Sweet Potato' dreaming at Ilpitirri

'Sweet Potato' dreaming at Ilpitirri

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Makarrwala
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Child's drawing - Traditional life by Jane Miyatatawuy

Child's drawing - Traditional life by Jane Miyatatawuy

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jane Miyatatawuy
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cecilia Martin
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Painting on canvas by Lucky Hilda & Ruth Napaljarri

Painting on canvas by Lucky Hilda & Ruth Napaljarri

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing - 'Evonne Goolagong' by Regina Betts, Port Lincoln SA

Child's drawing - 'Evonne Goolagong' by Regina Betts, Port L...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Regina Betts
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'Gurrumu', bark painting, native plant species

'Gurrumu', 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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