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Album containing figures that have been cut out of photographs and hand-coloured, including photographs of Aboriginal people

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Herbert Browne collection
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Photograph albums
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Tula slug [stone implement]

Tula slug [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Retouched flakes
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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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, Northern Territory, Australia
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Valma Tipiloura
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The Hyde Park Barracks, Sydney

The Hyde Park Barracks, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Katherine L. Farran
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Gold medal from the Royal Agricultural Society of N.S.W. Royal Easter Show Sydney 1929

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Colledge Family collection
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Medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1929
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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Blades
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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British Columbian Totem Poles

British Columbian Totem Poles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Dr E A. Briggs
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Painting depicts an abstract pattern with patterned squares

Painting depicts an abstract pattern with patterned squares

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 04/06/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Manakudok-adjiripa, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacky Maranberra
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1974
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This is why we wear our hats turned up at the side

This is why we wear our hats turned up at the side

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Launching of New Manly Steamer 'Binngarra' at Woolwich Dockyard

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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1905
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Glass plate negative - Aboriginal prisoners, 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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Queen Elizabeth Park, Mt Gambier, SA, showing rowan tree planted by Queen Elizabeth II, Feb 1954

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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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Postcard featuring a coloured printed drawing of an Austrian soldier on horseback pulling a cart

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Native Climbing Tree with Vine

Native Climbing Tree with Vine

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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Charles H. Kerry
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Postcard featuring a photograph of German sailors and officials on Wingecarribee Riverbank, Berrima, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Berrima, New South Wales, Australia
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Photographs
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Envelopes
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rounding up a straggler

Rounding up a straggler

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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Sydney, New South Wales

Sydney, New South Wales

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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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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1937
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Certificate

Certificate

ET Fealy collection
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Wooden toy shield

Wooden toy shield

Olive Pink collection
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Toys
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Central Desert, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Olive Pink
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Invitation 'To meet the High Commissioner for Canada, Major-General Victor W. Oldum, C.B, C.M.G., D.S.O...', 1942

Invitation 'To meet the High Commissioner for Canada, Major-...

Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1942
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Newspaper clipping and three handwritten notes

Newspaper clipping and three handwritten notes

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Documents
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1941
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Kuring-gai Chase, Berowra, NSW

Kuring-gai Chase, Berowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ku-ring-gai Chase, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Motot boat, Lachlan River

Motot boat, Lachlan River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Citizen's Banquet tendered to The Right Hon. W.M. Hughes, at Sydney, 1916

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Sue McLeod collection
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Menus
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon William 'Billy' M. Hughes
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1916
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Macleay St. Potts Pt. N.S.W

Macleay St. Potts Pt. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Watts River, Vic

Watts River, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Watts River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Painted model of bark coffin, Yirrkala

Painted model of bark coffin, Yirrkala

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Artworks
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1952
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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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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Dance ornament model aeroplane

Dance ornament model aeroplane

Eseli collection
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Headdresses
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Badu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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James Eseli
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1999
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Christmas Greetings: Australian Sheep Shearing Shed -

Christmas Greetings: Australian Sheep Shearing Shed -

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Entrance to Sydney Harbour, North Head in distance, NSW

Entrance to Sydney Harbour, North Head in distance, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Advertising card featuring Herb McCoy

Advertising card featuring Herb McCoy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Baker's Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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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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Sterling silver mounted emu egg candlestick holder, by Henry Steiner about 1880

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Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Australia
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Henry Steiner
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1860
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A lake on our island called Moantu

A lake on our island called Moantu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John G. Orsto
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QSL card for VK5GW

QSL card for VK5GW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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Untitled painting by Lucky Kngwarreye Morton

Untitled painting by Lucky Kngwarreye Morton

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucky Kngwarreye Morton
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1990
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Watercolour landscape, by Shane Pickett

Watercolour landscape, by Shane Pickett

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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Page with two poems

Page with two poems

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pages
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The Flood Tide Series -

The Flood Tide Series - "Welsher", Scene III. Act II.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Royal Australian Air Force Certificate of Service and Discharge

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Parsons collection
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Certificates
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Royal Australian Air Force
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1946
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Convict love token from March Barber, 1832

Convict love token from March Barber, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Awelye- panel 2 by Gloria Petyarre

Awelye- panel 2 by Gloria Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gloria Petyarre
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1991
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Auraria

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Auraria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1895
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'Minyipuru' by Nora Nangapa, 2008

'Minyipuru' by Nora Nangapa, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kunawarritji, Western Australia, Australia
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Nora Nangapa
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2008
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull

Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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William P. Faithfull
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Glass plate negative - Crown Point, very near the Finke River, 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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Crown Point, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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View of the C.M. Customs Club at Kulangsu Amoy from the recreation ground. Aug 1921

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Convict love token from Samuel Sergent, 1830

Convict love token from Samuel Sergent, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bark painting depicts three black fish

Bark painting depicts three black fish

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birigitji
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1966
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Official Program Agua Caliente Jockey Club

Official Program Agua Caliente Jockey Club

Bill Elliott's Agua Caliente Racebook (Phar Lap) collection
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Booklets
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Mexico
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Agua Caliente Jockey Club
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1932
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Unissued Commonwealth Railways Gold Life Pass

Unissued Commonwealth Railways Gold Life Pass

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Transport passes
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Commonwealth Railways
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1912
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Hymenophyllum Demissum

Hymenophyllum Demissum

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Highfield Hotel, Murray Street, Hobart

Highfield Hotel, Murray Street, Hobart

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kerry Packer

Kerry Packer

Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1983
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America Cup Contest 1934 Endeavour the challenger

America Cup Contest 1934 Endeavour the challenger

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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