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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

Three-panel mural of postage stamps, which depicts the flag-...

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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Glass plate negative - Group of Aboriginal children and women, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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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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1923
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Scenes - Australian Coast

Scenes - Australian Coast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Glass plate negative - Expedition buggy on bed of Todd River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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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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The hospital, Gulgong, NSW

The hospital, Gulgong, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gulgong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Washing day in camp

Washing day in camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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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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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic glass plate holder

Photographic glass plate holder

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Photographic plate holders
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1904
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Souvenir Project Book 'Australia's Bicentenary 1788-1988', which is designed to store bicentennial milk cartons

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Commemorative books
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1987
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Pigmented wooden cylindrical knife, with a pointed proximal end

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Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum collection
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Knives
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Australia
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1969
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Feed the Cities not the Pentagon - Womens International League for Peace and Freedom

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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United States of America
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Women's International League for Peace and Freedom
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1981
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Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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London, England
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Lannon Harley
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1832
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Guide book produced by the Commonwealth of Australia for Parliament House, Canberra

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 4
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Handbooks
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Joint House Department
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1930
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Department of the Interior stamp

Department of the Interior stamp

Department of Capital Territory collection no. 4
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Stamps (tools)
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Australia
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Department of the Interior
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AIM bookstall table with two men standing behind.

AIM bookstall table with two men standing behind.

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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Top hat worn by Sir Henry Gullett

Top hat worn by Sir Henry Gullett

Wight-Gullett collection
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Top hats
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London, England
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Andre & Co Ltd, Hatters
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1905
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Greetings from Australia

Greetings from Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Residence Roofed with Marseilles Tiles by Wunderlich Limited

Residence Roofed with Marseilles Tiles by Wunderlich Limited

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Gidleigh Collection
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Fishing lures
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London, England
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1880
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Photograph of cricket match, Australia vs Essex, England, 1912

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Nanette Ward collection
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Essex, England
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Australian Cricket Team
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1912
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THE SPIT, MIDDLE HARBOUR, N.S.W.

THE SPIT, MIDDLE HARBOUR, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Female and peace symbols

Female and peace symbols

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Circular cotton doily with a 'Hairpin Work' lace fringe, made in Orbost, Victoria, in the late 1800s

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Una May Irvine collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Orbost, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Helena E. Roadknight
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1870
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Residence of the Governor-General, Sydney.

Residence of the Governor-General, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Art Series
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Two hands holding a broken gun

Two hands holding a broken gun

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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Ruby Lee playing cricket

Ruby Lee playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1932
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Bread Not Bombs

Bread Not Bombs

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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Letter - Sworn statement by John Flynn, 16 May 1844

Letter - Sworn statement by John Flynn, 16 May 1844

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Letters
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1844
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Sweetheart ring which belonged to Muriel McPhee

Sweetheart ring which belonged to Muriel McPhee

Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Rings
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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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Photographic postcard of Ocean Beach, Manly, NSW

Photographic postcard of Ocean Beach, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1885
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W Cook's Poultry Breeder and Feeder, or How to Make Poultry Pay

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Irene Ross collection
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Instruction books
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St Mary's Cray, Kent, England
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William Cook
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1910
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Woolamai - Powlett, Coalfield Rly

Woolamai - Powlett, Coalfield Rly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolamai, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Romania, 20 April 1910

Romania, 20 April 1910

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1910
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Farm Cove and Man-of-War Steps, Sydney

Farm Cove and Man-of-War Steps, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Royal Navy
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1910
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Poster 'AUSTRALIA DECLARES PEACE ON THE WORLD 1986...'

Poster 'AUSTRALIA DECLARES PEACE ON THE WORLD 1986...'

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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1986
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 2

Robbery Under Arms, No. 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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King of Australia

King of Australia

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1992
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In memoriam card

In memoriam 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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1913
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Bringing in a brumby

Bringing in a brumby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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Lyndhurst Church Fresco, 19 July 1910

Lyndhurst Church Fresco, 19 July 1910

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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1910
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Australia, Our Aborginal Heritage tea-towel

Australia, Our Aborginal Heritage 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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1960
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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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1930
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Postcard featuring the portraits of 26 men of the Brisbane Tramways Company

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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British Tramways Company
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1910
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Postcard with Embossed gum leaf containing a picture of rural scene

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dead beat

Dead beat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Ceramic plate with image of indigenous man, attributed to Bill Onus

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Artworks
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Bill Onus
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Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit Office collection
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Vests
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Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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T.A.A. travel poster

T.A.A. travel poster

Ron Kerr collection
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Advertising posters
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Australia
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TAA/Australian Airlines Museum
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In memoriam card

In memoriam 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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1912
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Australia
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Picnic Racing in the Rain, The Tirranna Meeting, The Town and Country Journal, 19 January 1910

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Tirranna Race Club collection
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Newspapers
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Andrew F. Gibson
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1910
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Australian gold diggers

Australian gold diggers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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P Power
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A good bush crop

A good bush crop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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