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Cartoon titled 'The Treasurer rushes', by Sean Leahy, 2006

Cartoon titled 'The Treasurer rushes', by Sean Leahy, 2006

Political Cartooning 2006 collection
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Political Cartoons
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Mr Sean Leahy
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2006
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Letter from Rose Sarah Rasey to 'My dead Friend', 15 June 1940

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RG Bain collection
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Letters
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Hebei, China
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Ms Rose S. Rasey
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1940
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Gladstone, South Australia, Australia
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Booyoolie Agricultural Society Incorporated
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1937
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Tea Tree Well, Northern Territory, Australia
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1964
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Corrobborree [i.e. corroboree] or dance or the natives of New South Wales. New Holland

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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Prints
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New South Wales, Australia
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W Preston
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1820
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Lake Pedder Penny

Lake Pedder Penny

John Dean collection
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Geological specimens
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Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr John Dean
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1972
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Certificate of Marriage

Certificate of Marriage

W Klicki collection
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Marriage certificates
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1946
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paulette Kerinaiua
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1954
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A beach scene.

A beach scene.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ocean Beach, Manly, Sydney

Ocean Beach, Manly, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lavender Bay, Sydney N.S.W.

Lavender Bay, Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lavender Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Bowls
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Tunga making sample of fibre

Tunga making sample of fibre

Kenny Brown collection
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Fibre specimens (anthropological)
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Mr Kenny Brown
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Four women wearing white dresses with a cross on the skirt

Four women wearing white dresses with a cross on the skirt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph and newsclippings of Benny Zable and anti nuclear demonstrations

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Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1982
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Cloth pouch

Cloth pouch

Val Plumwood collection
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Pouches
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Shield

Shield

Igor Zorich collection
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Souvenir teaspoon of Queen Elizabeth II

Souvenir teaspoon of Queen Elizabeth II

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Teaspoons
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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Full-size bronze profile of Charles Ulm, on a timber base

Full-size bronze profile of Charles Ulm, on a timber base

Ellen Rogers collection
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Sculptures
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Merrylands, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Thelma Dahl
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1932
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Child's drawing - The man and the two cockatoo by Katrina Kerinaiua age 13, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Katrina Kerinaiua
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Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Janice Nixon
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2008
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Stanley No.122 nine-inch square

Stanley No.122 nine-inch square

George Henry Taylor collection
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Squares
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United States of America
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Stanley
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1980
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Cronulla South School, class 1B 1957

Cronulla South School, class 1B 1957

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1957
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Swan brand aluminium coffee pot

Swan brand aluminium coffee pot

Petronella Wensing collection no. 2
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Coffeepots
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England
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Petronella Wensing
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Basket

Basket

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Lorraine West Dantin
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club - Second Day, Friday, 9th January, 1920

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Programs
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Circular metal film canister

Circular metal film canister

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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You can't kill the Spirit

You can't kill the Spirit

Kerry Browning collection
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Placards
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

Papuan Official collection
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Spatulas
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Tea arriving at foot of Aerial Ropeway, Ceylon - Lipton series

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Ceylon
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A natural arch over the ocean.

A natural arch over the ocean.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Locks of red human hair

Locks of red human hair

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Human hair
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Emu egg carved with image of Alva Reid by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with image of Alva Reid by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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AFL collecting card featuring Graham Farmer from Geelong

AFL collecting card featuring Graham Farmer from Geelong

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 17
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Collecting cards
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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Graham '. Farmer
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1965
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Boomerang - Mornington Island

Boomerang - Mornington Island

Enid Bowden collection
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Boomerangs
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Mule team - Port Augusta

Mule team - Port Augusta

Colledge Family collection
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Photographs
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Folkestone Aero Speed Trophy presented by Mrs W.E. Davis, 1937

Folkestone Aero Speed Trophy presented by Mrs W.E. Davis, 19...

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Trophies
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Folkestone, Kent, England
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1937
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Envelopes
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Certificate awarded at the Captain Cook Bi-Centenary N.S.W Glouster Show for first prize for a tatted butterfly doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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V.C.N. Blight, Government Printer
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1970
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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink sketch of a war ravaged townscape

Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink sketch of a war rav...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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CATARACT GORGE, LAUNCESTON, TAS.

CATARACT GORGE, LAUNCESTON, TAS.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Zig Zag lines

Zig Zag lines

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Order of Australia set, Medal - Military Division, Female

Order of Australia set, Medal - Military Division, Female

Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Print of tools and weapons, by Mini Heath, 1986

Print of tools and weapons, by Mini Heath, 1986

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Prints
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mini Heath
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1986
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Australia Day 1918, Lake Wangary

Australia Day 1918, Lake Wangary

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1918
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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Ship blowing steam on water

Ship blowing steam on water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kodak
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Yass Picnic Race Club Official Book

Yass Picnic Race Club Official Book

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Programs
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly at the microphone, 1978

Black and white photograph of Fred Daly at the microphone, 1...

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1978
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Rainbow snake dreaming

Rainbow snake dreaming

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Accessories bag

Accessories bag

Les Hiddins collection
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Bags
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Les Hiddins
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Spirit People by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1965

Spirit People by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1965

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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1965
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Dr Jeannie Devitt collection no. 1
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Paintbrushes
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Curve of green with white, yellow and grey

Curve of green with white, yellow and grey

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Pigmented, rounded stone hafted in split bent wood

Pigmented, rounded stone hafted in split bent wood

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Hatchets
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Yalmur
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1966
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Government House, Sydney

Government House, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1921
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