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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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Mrs Ruth Lane Poole
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1926
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Kangaroo - Australia (with young)

Kangaroo - Australia (with young)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sepia photograph of a large group of women, both seated and standing

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Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Australia XIX Olympic Games Mexico 68 pennant

Australia XIX Olympic Games Mexico 68 pennant

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Mexico
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1968
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Photograph of women cricketers playing cricket

Photograph of women cricketers playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Papal liturgy.

Papal liturgy.

Papal Visit Office collection
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Prayer books
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Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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Circular Quay, Sydney.

Circular Quay, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Poster titled 'It's the speedy airmail that conquers distance and saves time'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Off to the factory

Off to the factory

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Souvenir necktie for staff of the Maralinga atomic test facility

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Maralinga collection
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Neckties
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Australia
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Austico
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1956
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Koala, Native Bear, Australia

Koala, Native Bear, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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HMAS Melbourne

HMAS Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Film negative - Herbert Basedow's dog Spottie wearing boots to protect his feet from burrs, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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1926
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Glass plate negative - An episode in the great fire ceremony, Forrest River mission, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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May your New Year be a Happy one

May your New Year be a Happy one

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Note of thanks for sympathy card

Note of thanks for sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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1978
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You can't hug a child with nuclear arms tea-towel

You can't hug a child with nuclear arms tea-towel

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Tea-towels
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Poster featuring a photograph of a banner that reads 'Commonwealth of Australia. Trust the women mother as I have done'

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Schools' badge - Royal Visit 1954

Schools' badge - Royal Visit 1954

Daphne Mabbott collection
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Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Glass plate negative - Old man in front of his hut, Yandruwandha people, Innamincka district, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit Office collection
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Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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Clear glass plate marked Advance Australia, to commemorate Australia's centenary in 1888

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Terence Lane collection
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England
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Pride of Australia

Pride of Australia

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1991
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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A Glimpse of The Pier, St. Kilda, VIC.

A Glimpse of The Pier, St. Kilda, VIC.

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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This House is a Nuclear Free Zone tea-towel

This House is a Nuclear Free Zone tea-towel

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Tea-towels
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Australia
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1981
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Glass plate negative - Lionel Gee with unnamed man, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Prison door lock

Prison door lock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Door locks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Flannel flowers

Flannel flowers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Glass plate negative - Frank Feast, wearing a World War I uniform, walking beside the expedition buggy, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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The Courthouse, Parramatta

The Courthouse, Parramatta

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1849
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Cap with Scout badge

Cap with Scout badge

Dr Stephen Jani collection
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Caps
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Australia
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Dr Istvan Jani
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1950
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At the Shaft

At the Shaft

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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J Hutchings
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Pride of Workmanship, awarded by Rotary International to the Australian Wheel Shop, Islington

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Plaques
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BEAR [sic] ISLAND, BOTANY BAY, NEAR SYDNEY

BEAR [sic] ISLAND, BOTANY BAY, NEAR SYDNEY

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Application for tickets to Papal visit

Application for tickets to Papal visit

Papal Visit Office collection
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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Stone plague on prison wall - 'ANNODOMINI M.DCCCXXXI' Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

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Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Film negative - Local men lining one side of a safe place to cross a river, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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Natives of Carpentaria

Natives of Carpentaria

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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T Baines
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1873
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Moonlight - Rose Bay, Sydney.

Moonlight - Rose Bay, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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A touch of gold

A touch of gold

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr James A. Turner
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Petrol ration ticket

Petrol ration ticket

Irene Kopievsky Ben Chifley Tie collection
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Ration cards
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Commonwealth Liquid Fuel Control Board
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1940
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The sundowner

The sundowner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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J Hutchings
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Earth is flat, pigs can fly & nuclear power is safe

Earth is flat, pigs can fly & nuclear power is safe

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Pukatja Community Central Australia, Ernabella Choir Sydney 1984

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Unknown
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1984
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Glass plate negative - Youth on raft, Worora people, George Water, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Souvenir plate - Bicentenary of Australia

Souvenir plate - Bicentenary of Australia

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1788
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Pair of wooden skis made from hand-cut mountain ash, with leather bindings

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Donald Maclurcan collection no. 2
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Skis
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Kiandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey Yen
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1860
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At the shaft

At the shaft

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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J Hutchings
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Christmas Joys be Thine

Christmas Joys be Thine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden highchair with white leather harness

Wooden highchair with white leather harness

Doris Nash collection
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Highchairs
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Iram Nash
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1875
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney.

Botanical Gardens, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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I can't bring Australia to you, but I can show you a bit of it

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Native companion

Native companion

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Men catching a horse, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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Australian Women's Cricket Team baggage label

Australian Women's Cricket Team baggage label

Nance Pownall collection
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Baggage labels
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Australia
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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George Street, Sydney

George Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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