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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Charlotte Boyle, 1917

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Charlotte Boyle, 19...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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New York, United States of America
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Miss Charlotte Boyle
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1917
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1940s quarter pint glass cream bottle

1940s quarter pint glass cream bottle

Conway Tighe collection
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Milk bottles
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Painting depicting a crocodile, by David Milaybuma

Painting depicting a crocodile, by David Milaybuma

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Milaybuma
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Envelope addressed to G Faithfull, The King's School, Parramatta

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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The Coming of the First Missionary by Dick Roughsey

The Coming of the First Missionary by Dick Roughsey

Goobalathaldin (Dick Roughsey) collection
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Gouache paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1981
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When we are married, we'll send to Seymour's of Marrickville for everything

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Vale and Pearson
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Bark painting featuring an oval shape outlined in black & white

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maria
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1965
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Certificate of free pardon

Certificate of free pardon

Owen Suffolk's Free Pardon collection
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Certificates
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Victoria, Australia
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Sir John H. Manners-Sutton
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1866
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The Stool Journals

The Stool Journals

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Journals
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Salt glazed brown ceramic demijohn with screw-threaded stopper [Adelaide Chemical & Fertiliser Company Ltd]

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Demijohns
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1888
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Bark painting 'Mimi and Namorodo Spirits' by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru, Gunbalanya

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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Convict love token from John Morris

Convict love token from John Morris

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Beautiful Alexandra Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Beautiful Alexandra Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Cascade Kangaroobie, Orange, N.S.W

The Cascade Kangaroobie, Orange, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kangaroobie, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Robert Joplin

Robert Joplin

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Archibald Memorial. Hyde Park. Sydney N.S.W.

Archibald Memorial. Hyde Park. Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Paddles
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Camp Cove, Watson's Bay, Sydney

Camp Cove, Watson's Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Camp Cove, Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter of

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Sir Douglas Mawson collection
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Documents
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Antarctica
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Sir Douglas Mawson
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1931
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Painting depicts 11 human figures and 2 wallabies

Painting depicts 11 human figures and 2 wallabies

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithili Wanambi
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1968
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Water buffalo carved by Albert Croker, Melville Island, 1964

Water buffalo carved by Albert Croker, Melville Island, 1964

Albert Croker collection
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Wood carvings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Croker
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1964
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1967-1968

Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Jo...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Armband

Armband

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Section of green metal security fence post, which became a projectile during the bombing of the Australian Embassy in Jakarta on 9 September 2004

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David Ritchie collection
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Fences
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Jakarta, Sumatra, Indonesia
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Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
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2004
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Australian Aboriginal Full war paint

Australian Aboriginal Full war paint

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Queensland Government
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Brown [savagely]: do you know ...

Brown [savagely]: do you know ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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In the Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

In the Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, New South Wales, Austr...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Mother Shipton's Prophecy

Mother Shipton's Prophecy

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Painting no. 1, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla making Narabullgan

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Design pattern

Design pattern

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Patterns
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Round, pale pink velvet powder applicator with a pink ribbon hand holder

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Powder puffs
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Postcard featuring a sepia photographic image of men lined up in a barracks square

Postcard featuring a sepia photographic image of men lined u...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcard featuring a comic drawing of a soldier and three men in tunic style clothes

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Copy negative - Dr Herbert Basedow on South Australian Government North-west Expedition, near present-day Granite Downs station, South Australia, photographed by Alfred E. Treloar using Basedow's camera, 1903

Copy negative - Dr Herbert Basedow on South Australian Gover...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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The Federated Railway Loco Engineman's Association of Australia

The Federated Railway Loco Engineman's Association of Austra...

Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Certificates of appreciation
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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S D Townsend & Co
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1915
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Black and white photograph  - Mr and Mrs Adelmann at Namatanai in 1908.

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Dieter Kohl collection
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A child with cropped hair sitting in a metal cot bed with a doll and books.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Old Government House, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Old Government House, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

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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NSW Government
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Stone knife and sheath

Stone knife and sheath

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Hotel Imperial.  Darlinghurst Rd. Kings Cross

Hotel Imperial. Darlinghurst Rd. Kings Cross

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bird's eye view, Circular Quay, NSW

Bird's eye view, Circular Quay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Racing Colours - The Parade

Racing Colours - The Parade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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Orroroo Agricultural Society Incorporated
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1939
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Turtle Hunt Series (2 of 3).

Turtle Hunt Series (2 of 3).

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Galuru, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nyapilingu Dhamarrandji
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1986
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Man Dreaming (dingari), painted by Anatjarri Tjakamarra, 1972

Man Dreaming (dingari), painted by Anatjarri Tjakamarra, 197...

Lew Parlette collection no. 2
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Shields
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Sandy Blight Junction, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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1972
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Australian Troops March Through London - H.R.H Prince of Wales Taking the Salute

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Postcard featuring the Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Postcard featuring the Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reaping

Reaping

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic postcard of James 'Jimmy' Smith of the Richmond VFL football club

Photographic postcard of James 'Jimmy' Smith of the Richmond...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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James 'Jimmy' Smith
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Spearthrower

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Invitation to the opening of the First Commonwealth Parliament at Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 9 May 1901.

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Whereat collection
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Invitations
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Sands & McDougall Limited
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You love them - Fight for them!

You love them - Fight for them!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 6
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Political posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Victorian State Recruiting Committee
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1939
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Certificate written in Polish permitting A Jedrzejowski to drive an Army car

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Drivers licences
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Panorama at Port Campbell, Vic

Panorama at Port Campbell, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Campbell, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Distance my sever, Oceans divide, But old friends shall ever abide

Distance my sever, Oceans divide, But old friends shall ever...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of interior of a living room at Camelot, home of Lilian Faithfull after her marriage to William Hugh Anderson

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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