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A bullroarer design

A bullroarer design

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Mardigan
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Crystal Palace and Terraces. Festival of Empire

Crystal Palace and Terraces. Festival of Empire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Crystal Palace, London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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'Dreaming at Ilingaringa', painted by Billy Nolan Tjapangarti, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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Nolan Tjapangati
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1976
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Timber rat trap

Timber rat trap

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Rat-traps
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Botany Bay and Sea Point

Botany Bay and Sea Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Tish McCulloch
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1907
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Painting depicts two rainbow snakes

Painting depicts two rainbow snakes

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Fred D. Narraldol
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A Scrape o' the Pen

A Scrape o' the Pen

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1945
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Post Office, Tamworth

Post Office, Tamworth

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from T. Lucas, 1834

Convict love token from T. Lucas, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cream coloured school copybook

Cream coloured school copybook

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exercise books
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Personal letter from Eliza Batman to her daughter Elizabeth, describing the drowning in the Yarra River of her son John Charles Batman

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John Batman Documents collection
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Personal letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Batman
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1845
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Australian mining.  Prospecting for gold

Australian mining. Prospecting for gold

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1909
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Christ  Church Cathedral, Grafton, NSW

Christ Church Cathedral, Grafton, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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In the clear Homeland far across the sea ..

In the clear Homeland far across the sea ..

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Edge-ground artefacts
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Kilcunda, Victoria, Australia
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Police baton

Police baton

Neville Locker collection
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Batons
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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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1935
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Black skull cap

Black skull cap

Jim Pike collection
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Caps
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Piece of Springfield Merino note paper

Piece of Springfield Merino note paper

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Business stationery
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Church - With Best Wishes (Hunter Baille Memorial Presbyterian Church Annandale)

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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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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1942
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Sketchbook of Aboriginal people in hunting, fighting and ceremonial scenes by Tommy McRae, about 1860

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Derrick Nightingale collection
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Sketchbooks
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Victoria, Australia
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Tommy McRae
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1875
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Ranelagh House, Mt Eliza, Vic

Ranelagh House, Mt Eliza, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Eliza, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The green turtle, Gariwa - Yirrkala, 1948

The green turtle, Gariwa - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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The beautiful approach to the bridge, Nowra, NSW

The beautiful approach to the bridge, Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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South East Wind

South East Wind

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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Mo:ta
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1948
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 Unidentified Sea Fish

Unidentified Sea Fish

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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Minimini Numalkiyiya Mamarika
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1948
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Australian Palace, Queensland Court, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Mulberry Tree, Oldest Fruit Tree in the State, Kingscote, K.I.

Mulberry Tree, Oldest Fruit Tree in the State, Kingscote, K....

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Syzygium suborbiculare

Syzygium suborbiculare

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Kungkarangkalpa by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Kungkarangkalpa by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Judith Y. Chambers
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2011
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nurse and five male patients, with a dog in the foreground

nurse and five male patients, with a dog in the foreground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Certificate

Certificate

Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Glass plate negative - Deception Creek, Red Gorge, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1905 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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North Terrace, Adelaide

North Terrace, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Tom Thumb

Australian Tom Thumb

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bairnsdale district hospital, Bairnsdale, Vic

Bairnsdale district hospital, Bairnsdale, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Interior lunchroom, Monument

Interior lunchroom, Monument

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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The Netherlands
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting depicting the spirit Nawongberd and his four wives by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Migkinj Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1970
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Club

Club

Mervyn Meggitt collection
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Clubs
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Glass plate negative - The game of 'gorri', Humbert River station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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The Bathing Beach, Collaroy, NSW

The Bathing Beach, Collaroy, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Collaroy Beach, Collaroy, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Budgerigars in the Sandhills, painted by Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
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1975
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer John Weissmuller, 1921

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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New York, United States of America
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Johnny Weissmuller
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1921
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Invoice

Invoice

ET Fealy collection
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Bone point

Bone point

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bone points
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Small bird perched on a branch. To Greet You. Just a card to greet you, ...

Small bird perched on a branch. To Greet You. Just a card to...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Open weave basket made from white flag iris, by Zoe Rimmer

Open weave basket made from white flag iris, by Zoe Rimmer

Tayenebe collection
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Baskets
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Miss Zoe Rimmer
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Invoice

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ET Fealy collection
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Pair of Holden cufflinks

Pair of Holden cufflinks

Jack Heenan collection
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Cufflinks
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GM Holden Ltd
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Cowboy 1998

Cowboy 1998

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Engawala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clifford Tilmouth
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1998
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Continental Balloon tyres

Continental Balloon tyres

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Picnic at Hanging Rock

Picnic at Hanging Rock

Patricia Lovell collection
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Cinema posters
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Hanging Rock, Victoria, Australia
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1975
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Pencil drawing on pale blue paper of shipboard life on the 'Thomas Arbuthnot', 1849

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Thomas Arbuthnot's Shipboard Drawing collection
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Drawings
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Ireland
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1849
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Undiscovered #7, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

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Michael Cook collection
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Mr Michael Cook
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Wild Honey

Wild Honey

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djimbun
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Coogee Beach NSW

Coogee Beach NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Group of school girls on camp at Bulli in 1910

Group of school girls on camp at Bulli in 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bulli, New South Wales, Australia
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1910
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