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Sawfish.

Sawfish.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nandabitta
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1969
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Souvenir cup from the opening of Old Parliament House on 9 May 1927

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Bernice Spence Fryer collection
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Commemorative cups
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England, United Kingdom
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Aynsley and Sons
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1926
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Cairo - The Tombs of Mamelouks

Cairo - The Tombs of Mamelouks

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Australian Army
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Governance Training by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2011

Governance Training by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2011

Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Dance card from the Eighth Annual Ball of the Commonwealth Forestry Bureau, 1934

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Cards
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Department of Forestry
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1934
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Wombyan [sic - Wambeyan] Cave

Wombyan [sic - Wambeyan] Cave

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wombeyan Caves, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from T. Jones, 1835

Convict love token from T. Jones, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from James Kelly, 1818

Convict love token from James Kelly, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Pattinson & Co.prescription and envelope

Pattinson & Co.prescription and envelope

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Documents
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Presbyterian Church, Wollongong N.S.W

Presbyterian Church, Wollongong N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bar at the Mouth of the Powlett

Bar at the Mouth of the Powlett

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Possum costume

Possum costume

Cairns and Far North Queensland Environment Centre collection
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Costumes
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Jan Harris
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1980
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Handwritten note found with sampler in folder

Handwritten note found with sampler in folder

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Documents
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No. 6. How We Beat The Favourite

No. 6. How We Beat The Favourite

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles Hammond
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Cream coloured envelope addressed to ' W. P. Faithfull Esq.'

Cream coloured envelope addressed to ' W. P. Faithfull Esq.'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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William P. Faithfull
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Annual gala sports, 1914. Friendly Societies, Portland

Annual gala sports, 1914. Friendly Societies, Portland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Film negative - Weakottu, Western Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Photograph of Winnie O'Sullivan standing in front of the bow of a ship

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Kevin Hannan collection
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San Francisco, California, United States of America
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Winnie O'Sullivan
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1917
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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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Convict love token engraved with the names D. Clarke and M. White, 1828

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Timothy Millett collection
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Heather Henderson (nee Menzies) with her daughter Edwina

Heather Henderson (nee Menzies) with her daughter Edwina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ships titled Rhode Island, Virginia and Ohio

Ships titled Rhode Island, Virginia and Ohio

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Certificate awarded to  V.M. Wilson at the Mt Remarkable Agricultural Society, Melrose 38th Annual Show, 1960 for first prize for a cross stitch delphinium tray cloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Melrose, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1960
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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Girl balancing on a rope

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 7

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 7

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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I want an Australian Head of State...

I want an Australian Head of State...

Australian Republican Movement collection
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Political badges
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Australian Republican Movement
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1999
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Convict love token from C. Wilkingson, 1824

Convict love token from C. Wilkingson, 1824

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Glass plate negative - Men fighting with clubs called 'kutturu', Luritja people, Finke River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Film negative - Heavy scientific instruments are carried over rough and hilly country by the natural owners of the land, Mt McCulloch, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Mount McCulloch, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Macquarie Street, Sydney

Macquarie Street, 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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Aboriginal breastplate for Thomas Tinboy, King of Nelligan

Aboriginal breastplate for Thomas Tinboy, King of Nelligan

E Milne collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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H C. Jervis
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Dent Chronometer No 53862 in leather case

Dent Chronometer No 53862 in leather case

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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Glass plate negative - Man stalking  kangaroo, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Membership card for the 60 Squadron Dinner Club given to E. Percival

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Membership cards
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Scrapbook with textured white plastic cover and brown cord binding, relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Malvolio

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Malvolio

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1891
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Cleveland Street School

Cleveland Street School

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Alexandria Lake, Mittagong, NSW, 1907

Alexandria Lake, Mittagong, NSW, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mittagong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Paddles
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Blue dance program titled 'Programme, Government House, 1868'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1968
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The surfing beach, Coogee

The surfing beach, Coogee

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Randwick Racecourse, Sydney

Randwick Racecourse, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Randwick Racecourse, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Photograph - Pamela Maple Brown with the landau .

Photograph - Pamela Maple Brown with the landau .

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Barkly Street, showing the town hall, Ararat, Vic

Barkly Street, showing the town hall, Ararat, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ararat, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bethanga Bridge, near Albury, NSW

Bethanga Bridge, near Albury, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bethanga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bread carter's book with 'Les Perry 1962'  written on the cover, a receipt, three invoices and two notes

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ET Fealy collection
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Hope Faithfull standing in a studio with her artist husband, Cecil James Edgeworth Webb

Hope Faithfull standing in a studio with her artist husband,...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Olive Street, from CML Tower, Albury, NSW

Olive Street, from CML Tower, Albury, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Grey fantail

Grey fantail

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two pieces of red ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Two pieces of red ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Paul House collection no.2
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Ochre specimens
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Undiscovered #2, 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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2010
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Brighton Hotel, overlooking Harbour, Kiama

Brighton Hotel, overlooking Harbour, Kiama

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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Jim Webb sitting at the wheel of a car with his wife Hope (nee Faithfull) standing beside him in the driveway

Jim Webb sitting at the wheel of a car with his wife Hope (n...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ceramic bust of John Batman

Ceramic bust of John Batman

John Batman and John Pascoe Fawkner Pottery Bust collection
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Busts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Batman
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1934
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Two Dogs at Mungarkatakatanya

Two Dogs at Mungarkatakatanya

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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Convict love token from Samuel Sergent, 1830

Convict love token from Samuel Sergent, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1907
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Entrance of Blowhole

Entrance of Blowhole

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Luritja men demonstrating use of weapons, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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