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Turtle and sea creatures

Turtle and sea creatures

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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Dolores Tipuamantumirri
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Typical Australian Aborigines

Typical Australian Aborigines

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard advertising a film titled 'Missing Husbands'

Postcard advertising a film titled 'Missing Husbands'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting featuring an oval shape outlined in black & white

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maria
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1965
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New Holland darter

New Holland darter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Case for a Kullberg No 1332 chronometer

Case for a Kullberg No 1332 chronometer

Australian Survey Office collection no. 2
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Cases
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Australian Survey Office
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Bark painting 'Yirritja Narra flying fox dance' by George Milpurrurru, Milingimbi, 1966

Bark painting 'Yirritja Narra flying fox dance' by George Mi...

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Milpurrurru
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1966
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Boot Thrown at the Owner of the First Victa

Boot Thrown at the Owner of the First Victa

Geoff Pryor collection no. 2
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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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1989
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Sincere greetings from Botany

Sincere greetings from Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Edna M. Tipiloura
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Perfume bottle

Perfume bottle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Perfume bottles
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Three little Piccanninies Australian Blacks

Three little Piccanninies Australian Blacks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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1945
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The Printing Press

The Printing Press

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John W. Alexander
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Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Length of chestnut coloured horse hair from the horse

Length of chestnut coloured horse hair from the horse "Uncle...

Nanette Ward collection
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Specimens
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Friendship is the link that binds

Friendship is the link that binds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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1912
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Image of sunset over water

Image of sunset over water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Circular Quay, Sydney

Circular Quay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cumberland River, Lorne

Cumberland River, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cumberland River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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1907
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jonathan Ross
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Thoroughbrace Coach used by the Nowland family, with accessories, trunk, spanner and jack

Thoroughbrace Coach used by the Nowland family, with accesso...

Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 1
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Horse drawn coaches
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Concord, New Hampshire, United States of America
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Abbott-Downing Company
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1854
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Emperor penquin rookery at commencement of Great Barrier

Emperor penquin rookery at commencement of Great Barrier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sunshine Review, no.9, July 1950

Sunshine Review, no.9, July 1950

Loretta Edmonston collection
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Newsletters
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Sunshine Harvester Works
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Invitations
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Painting depicts an oval shield-like figure between two lizards

Painting depicts an oval shield-like figure between two liza...

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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Unknown
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Postcard showing a three masted boat and an enclosed multistoried vessel

Postcard showing a three masted boat and an enclosed multist...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rod Mill

Rod Mill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photographic postcard of the Australian cricket team, 1912

Black and white photographic postcard of the Australian cric...

Nanette Ward collection
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London, England
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T Bolland
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1912
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Susan Maple-Brown as a young girl.

Susan Maple-Brown as a young girl.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Photographic postcard depicting Percy Goodwin

Photographic postcard depicting Percy Goodwin

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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Convict love token from Henry King, 1831

Convict love token from Henry King, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Strike, 1909, Broken Hill

The Strike, 1909, Broken Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Broken Hill Proprietary Limited
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1909
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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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Film negative - Expedition camp, Aparanya, South Australia, from the north-west, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Proclamation of British sovereignty over King George V Land (Antarctica), signed by Sir Douglas Mawson, 1931

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Sir Douglas Mawson collection
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Documents
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Antarctica
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Sir Douglas Mawson
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1931
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Kyabram Preserving Co. Ltd, Kyabram, Vic

Kyabram Preserving Co. Ltd, Kyabram, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Kyabram, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Gardens, T'mba, Q

Gardens, T'mba, Q

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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'Nyaru' by Charlie Wallabi, 2007

'Nyaru' by Charlie Wallabi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Charlie Wallabi
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2007
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Commemorative blue enamelled florin brooch depicting Old Parliament House, 1927

Commemorative blue enamelled florin brooch depicting Old Par...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 1
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Badges
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Royal Australian Mint
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1927
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Bark painting 'Macassan praus' by Birrikidji Gumana, Yirrkala, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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1966
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Loch Torridon

Loch Torridon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Aboriginal encampment, East Moree. August, 1952

Aboriginal encampment, East Moree. August, 1952

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Moree, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1952
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QSL card, Greetings from VK2ED

QSL card, Greetings from VK2ED

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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Convict love token from Joseph Taylor, 1845

Convict love token from Joseph Taylor, 1845

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Racing Colours - The Parade

Racing Colours - The Parade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Browne Marine Chronometer No 16728 in a wood and glass case

Browne Marine Chronometer No 16728 in a wood and glass case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Henry Browne & Son Ltd
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Railway Station Goulburn

Railway Station Goulburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Men on horseback

Men on horseback

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles Hammond
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No.19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Auburn, N.S.W

No.19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Auburn, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Coolamon by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2008

Coolamon by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Containers
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2008
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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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for VK2AS

QSL card for VK2AS

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Cross examination of Rex Harold Kuchel, consultant botanist.' by Veronica O'Leary, 23 September 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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At Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

At Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroondah Reservoir, Maroondah, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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QSL card for VK2ME, The Voice of Australia, A.W.A.

QSL card for VK2ME, The Voice of Australia, A.W.A.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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Postcard featuring two trams on Young Street, Sydney

Postcard featuring two trams on Young Street, Sydney

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

Certificate

Colledge Family collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1949
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Parallel metal tracks on the road near a corner hotel

Parallel metal tracks on the road near a corner hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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South Australia, Australia
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1909
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Rifle club pendant

Rifle club pendant

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Pendants
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