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Christmas card (kangaroo) from Ronnie McPhee to the McPhee family during World War I

Christmas card (kangaroo) from Ronnie McPhee to the McPhee f...

Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Christmas cards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1910
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Collins Street, Melbourne

Collins Street, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1941
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Engagement party invitation

Engagement party invitation

Margot Child collection
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1977
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Boomerang, made by Joe Timbery Snr (1912-1978), La Perouse, Sydney

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Joe Timbery Snr.
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1912
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A touch of gold

A touch of gold

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Queen Elizabeth II scrapbook

Queen Elizabeth II scrapbook

Marion Butcher collection
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Marion Butcher
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Book titled 'Wedding Dress 1740-1970' written by Madelaine Ginsburg

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Margot Child collection
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Books
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London, England
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Victoria and Albert Museum
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1740
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A Try for Supper

A Try for Supper

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Luga di Lugano, 16 July 1910

Luga di Lugano, 16 July 1910

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Switzerland
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1910
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Souvenir ribbon bow with gold-coloured plastic crown

Souvenir ribbon bow with gold-coloured plastic crown

Daphne Mabbott collection
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Commemorative objects
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Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1953
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Bunch of keys marked HM Prison Campbell St Hobart 1834-1966

Bunch of keys marked HM Prison Campbell St Hobart 1834-1966

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Keys
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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LANDING PLACE CAPT. COOK, KURNELL, NEAR SYDNEY.

LANDING PLACE CAPT. COOK, KURNELL, NEAR SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Banque Fonciere de Nijni-Novgorod-Samara, Lettre de Gage 4 1/2% de 10,000 roubles

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Olga Riet collection
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Harbin, Heilongjiang Sheng, China
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Mrs Olga A. Riet
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1929
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Ceremonial dress sword with sheath worn by Sir George Reid, first Australian High Commissioner to London, 1909-1918

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Anne Fairbairn collection no. 3
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Swords
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London, England
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Sir George H. Reid
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1909
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Backpacks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1912
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The Shrine Forecourt, Victoria's Memorial of the 1939-1945 War, Dedication by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Second, 28 February 1954

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1954 Royal Tour Programmes collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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W D Joynt & Co
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1954
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I [Love] Being Free from Smoking - Narcotics Education Inc., 1985

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Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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1980
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Female symbol and fist

Female symbol and fist

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Photograph of motor cars lined up outside Young Bros Auctioneers at a Special Sheep Sale

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Eric J Treloar collection
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Photographs
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Mr William H. Treloar
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1910
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Waratahs. For Auld Lang Syne

Waratahs. For Auld Lang Syne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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In memoriam card

In memoriam card

Margot Child collection
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1895
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The rabbit dealer

The rabbit dealer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Prison padlock

Prison padlock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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A winter glow

A winter glow

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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On the road

On the road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Jan Hendrik Scheltema
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Australian Beauty

Australian Beauty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden walking stick carved by Aborigines and presented to Reverend Hungerford in 1852

Wooden walking stick carved by Aborigines and presented to R...

JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 1
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Walking-sticks
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Northern New England, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1852
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Bicentennial Memento for School Students

Bicentennial Memento for School Students

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Commemorative medallions
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Australia
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Australian Bicentennial Authority
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1988
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1973
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Certificat de letat, Valeur 1000 roubles, Interets 4 1/2%, Banque Fonciere

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Olga Riet collection
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Financial records
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Harbin, Heilongjiang Sheng, China
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Mrs Olga A. Riet
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1929
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St John's Church of England, Parramatta

St John's Church of England, Parramatta

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Boomerang from Bogan River, New South Wales, 1870

Boomerang from Bogan River, New South Wales, 1870

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Bogan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Edmund Milne Snr
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1931
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Woven split cane bicornual [bicornuate] basket made in the Cairns district

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JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 1
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Baskets
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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1850
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Aboriginal breastplate for U Robert, King of Big Leather and Big River Tribes

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Edmund Milne collection
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Gwydir River, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1800
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Ceremonial boomerang made by Harry Shepherd, Byrock area, New South Wales, 1910

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Edmund Milne collection
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Byrock, New South Wales, Australia
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Harry Shepherd
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1910
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Australia, We Have:-

Australia, We Have:-

John Beagle collection
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Handbills
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Tomato Press Pty Ltd
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1977
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The bush hut

The bush hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Queen Elizabeth Park, Mt Gambier, SA, showing rowan tree planted by Queen Elizabeth II, Feb 1954

Queen Elizabeth Park, Mt Gambier, SA, showing rowan tree pla...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1954
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A swollen creek

A swollen creek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Poster 'more than $2.5 billion is spent every day preparing for war and they tell us we're spending too much!'

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 5

Robbery Under Arms, No. 5

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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Photograph of women cricketers playing cricket

Photograph of women cricketers playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Note of thanks for sympathy card

Note of 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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Watson's Bay, Sydney

Watson's Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Pavement Cafe, East End, Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC.

Pavement Cafe, East End, Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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