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A small portrait photograph of Dan Turner.

A small portrait photograph of Dan Turner.

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Portrait photographs
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mathewson & Co
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1883
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Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1994

Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1994

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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1994
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Night fishing

Night fishing

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Samuel T. Gill
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1870
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Poster titled 'Post early this Christmas'

Poster titled 'Post early this Christmas'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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"Commonwealth Savings Bank of Australia"

Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising signs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Savings Bank of Australia
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1913
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Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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1908
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Family Bible

Family Bible

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bibles
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Glasgow, Scotland
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William Collins, Sons and Co.
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1800
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Glass plate negative - Emily Gap, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1924

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Emily Gap, Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1924
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Print titled 'Waka Waka', by Ron Hurley, 1990

Print titled 'Waka Waka', by Ron Hurley, 1990

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Ron Hurley
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1990
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Adze blade in wooden socket

Adze blade in wooden socket

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir John Hubert P. Murray
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1908
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Lantern slide - View from the sea of Point Charles lighthouse, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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"HIGHLY COMMENDED, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1908
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Poster titled 'The Australian Post Office still pioneers new and dependable methods of communication'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Cheese dish with a yellow glaze decorated with a molded spray of maize flanked by an emu and kangaroo

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Terence Lane collection
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England
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1885
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Photograph of ship

Photograph of ship

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensated balance

Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensa...

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1820
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Holy Trinity Church, Granville, Destroyed by Fire, 1908

Holy Trinity Church, Granville, Destroyed by Fire, 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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"I have journeyed on many beautiful rivers of the World..."

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Posters
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South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey Lea
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1908
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Print titled 'Kurtal', by Jarinyanu David Downs

Print titled 'Kurtal', by Jarinyanu David Downs

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Jarinyanu D. Downs
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Kuik colour etching by Dennis Nona

Kuik colour etching by Dennis Nona

Dennis Nona collection No 2
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Mr Dennis Nona
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"Agent for Commonwealth Savings Bank"

Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising signs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Savings Bank of Australia
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Brass fastening latch

Brass fastening latch

Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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Portraits of the Aboriginal inhabitants

Portraits of the Aboriginal inhabitants

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Sir Harry Rawson Laying Foundation Tablet, Masonic Hall, Ryde, 16.5.08

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ryde, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sir Harry H. Rawson
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1908
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Medal to commemorate the bicentenary of the discovery of the east coast of Australia by Captain James Cook

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TE Hanley collection no. 1
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Commemorative medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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James Berry
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1969
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Sydney Heads and Town Hall, Sydney, 19 November 1908

Sydney Heads and Town Hall, Sydney, 19 November 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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WTP
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1908
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Western Australia, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

Western Australia, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Print titled Bone Tail Sting Ray by Zane Saunders, 1990

Print titled Bone Tail Sting Ray by Zane Saunders, 1990

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Zane Saunders
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1990
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Print titled, Opening of First Commonwealth Parliament, by artist Charles Nuttall, 1902

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 4
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Prints
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Charles Nuttall
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1902
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Photograph of ship flying American flag

Photograph of ship flying American flag

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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After a snowfall, showing a school and Methodist Church

After a snowfall, showing a school and Methodist Church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Dyeline print titled 'Ivanhoe Camp'

Dyeline print titled 'Ivanhoe Camp'

Elizabeth Durack collection
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Ivanhoe Plain, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Elizabeth Durack
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1952
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News clipping -

News clipping - "How They Did It in 1908".

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Sue Summers
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1937
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Three-panel mural of postage stamps, which depicts the flag-raising ceremony at Sydney Cove in 1788, Bicentenary of Australia, 1788-1988

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Garnet Watkins collection
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Murals
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Bentley, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alban Watkins
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1981
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Camisole

Camisole

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1900
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Reproduction of a sketch of Old Parliament House in its 1927 configuration, with signatures of the building foremen who worked on the site below it

Reproduction of a sketch of Old Parliament House in its 1927...

Brian Johnson collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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1927
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Bronco Strong Superfine Toilet Tissue

Bronco Strong Superfine Toilet Tissue

Margaret Maclurcan collection
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Toilet paper
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Andrew Jack, Dyson & Co
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1894
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An Australian Homestead

An Australian Homestead

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Undiscovered #5, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

Undiscovered #5, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook...

Michael Cook collection
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Mr Michael Cook
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2010
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A Signal of Distress or the Xmas Visitor

A Signal of Distress or the Xmas Visitor

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1832
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Cours de la Nepean, au dessous de l'habitation M. Mac-Arthur (Camden-Shire, Nouvelle Galles meridionale) -

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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E B. de la Touanne
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1838
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St Patrick's College, Manly, NSW

St Patrick's College, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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