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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

E Milne collection
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Edge-ground axe heads (stone)
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Nangerybone, New South Wales, Australia
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The Old Mill 1938 Springfield

The Old Mill 1938 Springfield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boat travelling along a river bordered by farms

Boat travelling along a river bordered by farms

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Electra toy train mechanism

Electra toy train mechanism

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Components
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Hardback notebook with a green cover belonging to Enid Thompson.

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Thompson Family collection
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Notebooks
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Hazel Faithfull

Hazel Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Commander 3 1/2 years, Sold to Stephen Osborne, 40 guineas

Commander 3 1/2 years, Sold to Stephen Osborne, 40 guineas

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Postcard featuring a photograph of a street scene with a large crowd of men, women and children

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Soldiers' Pay Book of James Taylor

Soldiers' Pay Book of James Taylor

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Account records
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs

Colledge Family collection
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Jodhpurs
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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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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Francis 'Frank' M. Forde
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1943
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ketches at anchor, Elizabeth Bay, Sydney

ketches at anchor, Elizabeth Bay, Sydney

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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Convict love token engraved with the names Richard Painter and Abel Deeley, 1838

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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On the wind

On the wind

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pokerwork snake

Pokerwork snake

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Manual of instructions for using the St George Supermatic electric stove, 1952

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Dr Edward Duyker collection no. 2
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Instruction booklets
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Peakhurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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St George Ranges Pty Ltd
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1947
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Man standing beneath a roll of honour in the club room of East Melbourne Cricket Club

Man standing beneath a roll of honour in the club room of Ea...

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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East Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1921
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Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

David Westcott collection no. 6
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1914
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Fingal's Cave, Staffa

Fingal's Cave, Staffa

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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The Heads Sydney N.S.W.

The Heads Sydney N.S.W.

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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Cream-coloured dance card titled 'PUBLIC FANCY BALL IN HONOR OF H.R.H. THE DUKE of EDINBURGH K . G.' [SYDNEY, 10th March 1868]

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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The Leviathan Rock, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

The Leviathan Rock, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from John Gardiner

Convict love token from John Gardiner

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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A WORD OF WARNING TO MEMBERS OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND RESIDING IN THE COLONY OF NEW SOUTH WALES

A WORD OF WARNING TO MEMBERS OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND RESIDI...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Will Of The People Shall Prevail

The Will Of The People Shall Prevail

John Sheppard collection
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Placards
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Ravenshoe, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ted Gabriel
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1980
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Wooden board from a packing case for exported frozen rabbits, used by Wilkinson & Maher, Yelarbon, QLD

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Bert Wright collection
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Food packaging
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Yelarbon, Queensland, Australia
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Wilkinson & Maher
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1926
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'We Want Land Rights Right Now', sign - used at the Aboriginal Tent Embassy, Canberra, 1972

'We Want Land Rights Right Now', sign - used at the Aborigin...

Department of Aboriginal Affairs collection no. 2
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Signs
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Aboriginal Tent Embassy, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Terri...
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1972
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Finishing Mill Dept. (Including Magnet Cranes & Portion of Stock Yard)

Finishing Mill Dept. (Including Magnet Cranes & Portion of S...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mourning envelope addressed to W. P. Faithfull in Augustus Lucian Faithfull's handwriting

Mourning envelope addressed to W. P. Faithfull in Augustus L...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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State Entertainments - Melbourne and Sydney

State Entertainments - Melbourne and 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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Kingsley Hall Potts Point NSW

Kingsley Hall Potts Point NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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Postcard featuring a photograph of Australian soldiers

Postcard featuring a photograph of Australian soldiers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Courtroom 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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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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City Bridge & Adelaide's skyline, SA

City Bridge & Adelaide's skyline, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Pencil

Pencil

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pencils
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Ebony walking stick presented to Sir George Houstoun Reid by Lloyd George on 27 March 1917

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Anne Fairbairn collection no. 4
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Walking-sticks
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London, England
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Sir George H. Reid
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1917
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Painting depicts butterflies and human heads

Painting depicts butterflies and human heads

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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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A Bird in the Hand is Worth Two in the Bush

A Bird in the Hand is Worth Two in the Bush

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Broad leaf wattle honey flower

Broad leaf wattle honey flower

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mistake Creek Massacre

Mistake Creek Massacre

Queenie McKenzie (Nakarra) collection no.2
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Paintings
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Mistake Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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Queenie M. Nakarra
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1997
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Spreading leaf of fermentation for Nectar Tea Co.

Spreading leaf of fermentation for Nectar Tea Co.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Connell Tipilowra
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Scout's Basketworker badge certificate

Scout's Basketworker badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1943
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Matchbox holder depicting Two Champions

Matchbox holder depicting Two Champions

JA Kearns collection
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Matchbox holders
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Post Office, Sydney

Post Office, 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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Close Shave

Close Shave

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1998
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Advertising card featuring Jimmy Clabby and Eddie McGoorty

Advertising card featuring Jimmy Clabby and Eddie McGoorty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Baker's Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Two  photographs. One depicts Camelot, the other depicts trees with a coastline and a sailing ship in the background

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Glass plate negative - Munjinna Bill, who accompanied the explorer R. F. Maurice on all his expeditions, at Maurice's grave, Yalata station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

Glass plate negative - Munjinna Bill, who accompanied the ex...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain giving evidence by Veronica O'Leary, 1982

Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain giving evidence by V...

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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Keeping Culture Strong - collaborative painting by Warakurna Artists, 2008

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Warakurna Artists 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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2008
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Glass plate negative - An episode in the great fire ceremony, Forrest River mission, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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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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1916
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Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1934 - 56th place medal

Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1934 - 56th place medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1934
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Clements - Larwood banner

Clements - Larwood banner

Nance Pownall collection
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Banners
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1932
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Letter of thanks from London Exhibitions Ltd, 1905

Letter of thanks from London Exhibitions Ltd, 1905

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Business letters
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London, England
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London Exhibitions Limited
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1905
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Double outrigger canoe named Kulbasaibai, from Saibai Island in the Torres Strait

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Saibai Island Council collection
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Canoes
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Fly River, Papua New Guinea
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Saibai Island Council
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2000
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Brown and white slip cast terracotta vase made by Tjunkaya Tapaya, 2003

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ceramic forms
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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2003
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