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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Bark painting depicting turtles and snakes

Bark painting depicting turtles and snakes

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Muta
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Painting depicts a large sawfish surrounded by two turtles and three stingrays

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Retouched blade [stone implement]

Retouched blade [stone implement]

E Milne collection
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Retouched flakes
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Railway Bridge, Bridgewater, South Australia

Railway Bridge, Bridgewater, South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bridgewater, Adelaide Hills, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bathurst District R.S.L. Band

Bathurst District R.S.L. Band

Ben Chifley collection no.3
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Receipts
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Federation souvenir teaspoon

Federation souvenir teaspoon

George and Sylvia Milne collection
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Commemorative teaspoons
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Sheffield, England
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1899
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Kunzea Muelleri

Kunzea Muelleri

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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1876
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'How Mr. Cottontail goes to market...' photographed by J Ricalton, dated 1908

'How Mr. Cottontail goes to market...' photographed by J Ric...

Rabbits in Australia collection no.2
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Stereo photographs
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1908
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Man standing amongst wood piles.  Hearty Chrismas wishes

Man standing amongst wood piles. Hearty Chrismas wishes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Human Flag

The Human Flag

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Levuka, Fiji

Levuka, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Levuka, Fiji
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Box for Padlock Brand-reliable, Australian ADFA Dried Fruits, The Mildura Co-op. Fruit..

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ET Fealy collection
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Boxes
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Bark painting depicts six human figures with hair gathered into cone shape at top of heads

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Rifle club pendant

Rifle club pendant

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Pendants
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Seventeen Elizabeth Bay Rd. Elizabeth Bay N.S.W.

Seventeen Elizabeth Bay Rd. Elizabeth Bay N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearheads
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Holy Trinity Church, Granville.  Destroyed by Fire 16/5/08

Holy Trinity Church, Granville. Destroyed by Fire 16/5/08

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Bird, fish and stencilled hands - a recapitulation after fifty five years.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Cooper Creek, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Namadbara
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Spear

Spear

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Spears
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Convict love token from Thomas Freeman, 1843

Convict love token from Thomas Freeman, 1843

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Katoomba and Russell Hawke Park

Katoomba and Russell Hawke Park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Strange Snake

The Strange Snake

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cardo Kerinaiua
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Grand stand at East Melbourne Cricket Ground

Grand stand at East Melbourne Cricket Ground

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1921
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Group of Islander people (possibly Fijians) with three Europeans outside a hut

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dinner bell

Dinner bell

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Bells
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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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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Top hat worn by Henry Bayton Somer Gullett MC OAM

Top hat worn by Henry Bayton Somer Gullett MC OAM

Wight-Gullett collection
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Top hats
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London, England
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Richard Hunt & Co Pty Ltd
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1960
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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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1937
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Fire dreaming

Fire dreaming

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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Yama Maymuru
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1965
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Ferns, with a fence in the foreground.

Ferns, with a fence in the foreground.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from William Williams, 1827

Convict love token from William Williams, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from J. Parker, 1844

Convict love token from J. Parker, 1844

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Advertising card featuring Herb McCoy

Advertising card featuring Herb McCoy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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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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Memorandum relating to a photo of Edward Kelly to be shown to all men at the police station,1878

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Ned Kelly Memorabilia collection
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Notes
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1878
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Gibson wedding at old Tirranna house

Gibson wedding at old Tirranna house

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Jackson Mclean
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The Blue Lake and Lake Drive, Mt Gambier, SA

The Blue Lake and Lake Drive, Mt Gambier, SA

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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Handmade chart on the uses of French personal pronouns

Handmade chart on the uses of French personal pronouns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Charts
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Handwritten poem titled Crossing the Bar, by Lord Alfred Tennyson

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John Collinson Close collection
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Manuscripts
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Convict love token from W. James, 1826

Convict love token from W. James, 1826

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Drosera auriculata

Drosera auriculata

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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1876
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Big House at Springfield with a woman and small girl in the doorway.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Merit ticket from Exeter Free Grammar School 1822

Merit ticket from Exeter Free Grammar School 1822

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificates
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1822
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The men are playing snooker

The men are playing snooker

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Henry V. Dunn
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Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Anderson
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1906
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Sydney Heads and Town Hall, Sydney

Sydney Heads and Town Hall, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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WTP
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting two men outside hut with dog and gold prospecting equipment

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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Hon. Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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HMS Drake

HMS Drake

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Portrait of a sports team of boys

Portrait of a sports team of boys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bark painting depicting sacred waterhole at Bilipinya by Wandjuk Marika, Yirrkala, 1966

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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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Wandjuk Marika
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1966
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Paradise Lost

Paradise Lost

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Winnie Hannan [nee O'Sullivan] having a chat with boxer Tommy Burns

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Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographs
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Clovelly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Winnie O'Sullivan
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1946
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Jackson Mclean
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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Pair of ladies black patent[?] leather shoes with black and red beading on the front and straps

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoes
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1910
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Pencil sketch depicting a waterfall

Pencil sketch depicting a waterfall

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Italy

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Italy

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1932
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1907
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