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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Mounted specimen - Platypus - Whole specimen mounted

Mounted specimen - Platypus - Whole specimen mounted

Burrell collection
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Zoological specimens
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Henry J. Burrell
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Lantern slide - Man scraping boomerang with a sharp stone flake, Luritja people, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Manning River, Taree

Manning River, Taree

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manning River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Invitation addressed to Mr and Mrs Burton for the wedding of Elizabeth Duffield and Howard Dossor, 1958

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Colledge Family collection
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Wedding invitations
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John 'Jack' Burton
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1958
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sepia photograph of a bridge

Sepia photograph of a bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - Group of people, Mount Currie, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Mount Currie, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Hope Faithfull standing in a garden with her husband and another man

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Cathedral Rocks, Kiama, NSW

Cathedral Rocks, Kiama, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1938
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Interior for Opening Parliament, C/S

Interior for Opening Parliament, C/S

Marcia Rankin collection
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Oil paintings
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Sir Ivor H. Hele CBE
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1954
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Fairy-Beauty rocks a babe

Fairy-Beauty rocks a babe

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Film negative - Home of Bullion Mine, near Barrow Creek, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1924

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1924
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Truncheon

Truncheon

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Weapons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Emu egg carved with an image of Tony Mundine by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with an image of Tony Mundine 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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Lantern slide - Herbert Basedow, plains east of Lyndhurst, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow or unknown, 1907

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Lyndhurst, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1907
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New South Wales Postal Service red painted metal pillar box with an arched top

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Postboxes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Triggs, Marr & Taylor, Sydney
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1875
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Postcard featuring a mounted photograph

Postcard featuring a mounted photograph "AUSTRALIANS LANDING...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Gallipoli, Turkey
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Depicts a man wearing a hat wheeling a wooden garden trolley with three children

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Laurels Penrose

The Laurels Penrose

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Roman Catholic Church, Kerang, near Vic

Roman Catholic Church, Kerang, near Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kerang, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Railway Station, Nyngan

Railway Station, Nyngan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Nyngan, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Frederick P. Hobbs
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Partinyintjarra (Mt Toller) by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Partinyintjarra (Mt Toller) by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Narooma

Narooma

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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German forces soundly asleep on the ground

German forces soundly asleep on the ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Entrance to Gardens and Domain, Sydney

Entrance to Gardens and Domain, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pigmented bent bark ceremonial armband

Pigmented bent bark ceremonial armband

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Armbands
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1911
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Remnant of a Paisley shawl from which a coat was cut by Germaine Greer, 1969

Remnant of a Paisley shawl from which a coat was cut by Germ...

Germaine Greer Coat collection
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Shawls
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Professor Germaine Greer
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Certificate

Certificate

ET Fealy collection
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Certificates
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Two men standing near flowing pipe

Two men standing near flowing pipe

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Silver plated metal and horse-hair hair brush

Silver plated metal and horse-hair hair brush

Ellen Rogers collection
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Hairbrushes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1928
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Bark painting titled Snakes and Lizards by Mithinarri Gurruwiwi, Yirrkala, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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1963
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Rifle birds

Rifle birds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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Australia - Land of Tomorrow

Australia - Land of Tomorrow

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 6
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Posters
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1950
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Untitled work on paper, in the style of a bark painting, Yirrkala, 1948

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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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Unknown
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1948
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Postcard featuring jockey on a horse - Collarit

Postcard featuring jockey on a horse - Collarit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harding & Billings
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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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Painting depicts three figures in canoe, each with a fish on the end of a line.

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Dr Karel Kupka 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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1963
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TSS Demosthenes

TSS Demosthenes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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St Stephen's Women's Guild fete

St Stephen's Women's Guild fete

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Delivery docket from Hawkins Carriers Pty Ltd, 1960

Delivery docket from Hawkins Carriers Pty Ltd, 1960

ET Fealy collection
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Receipts
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1960
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The aboriginal inhabitants

The aboriginal inhabitants

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Lilian Faithfull, Auntie Bess and Ann Deane

Lilian Faithfull, Auntie Bess and Ann Deane

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Ceramic money box

Ceramic money box

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Moneyboxes
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1878
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Lear...

Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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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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Industrial structures next to a body of water.

Industrial structures next to a body of water.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic 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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Coke ovens by-products plant, BHP Co's steel works, Newcastle, NSW

Coke ovens by-products plant, BHP Co's steel works, Newcastl...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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William Percy Faithfull

William Percy Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Courtoom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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First Prize, Needlework, awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for her 'Jacobean bird' textile panel at the 1970 Sunshine Coast Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Nambour, Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1970
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tas

Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Handwritten recipes to pickle red cabbage

Handwritten recipes to pickle red cabbage

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1926
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Stage prop titled 'Lightening Stones'

Stage prop titled 'Lightening Stones'

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Props
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Desmonde Downing
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A Resident For President

A Resident For President

Australian Republican Movement collection
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Stickers
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Australian Republican Movement
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1999
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A peep thro' the bushes, Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

A peep thro' the bushes, Blue Lake, 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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Mimi Dancing.

Mimi Dancing.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Namadbaru
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