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U.S. Naval Display Jamestown, Hampton Roads Virginia

U.S. Naval Display Jamestown, Hampton Roads Virginia

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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Entrance to Botanic Gardens, Sydney

Entrance to Botanic Gardens, 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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Mr Bruce Coaldrake
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Baldwin Spencer and Paddy Cahill by Gabriel Maralngurra

Baldwin Spencer and Paddy Cahill by Gabriel Maralngurra

Gabriel Maralngurra collection
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Gabriel Maralngurra
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Group of seven females and four males.

Group of seven females and four males.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bicornual basket

Bicornual basket

Muralambeen Bicornual Basket collection
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Baskets
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Martin Place, Sydney NSW

Martin Place, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Martin Place, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Advance Australia

Advance Australia

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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1910
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Convict love token from John Turner, 1838

Convict love token from John Turner, 1838

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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King's School Parramatta

King's School Parramatta

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Pencil drawing on pale blue paper of shipboard life on the 'Thomas Arbuthnot', 1849

Pencil drawing on pale blue paper of shipboard life on the '...

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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Riding habit

Riding habit

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Jackets
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Railway Station, Granville, N.S.W.

Railway Station, Granville, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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F W Wine
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1908
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A Joyous Christmas

A Joyous Christmas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boxed set of drawing instruments belonging to John Smith Murdoch

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Roger Stuart collection
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Drawing instruments
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W H Harling
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1881
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Documents regarding EW Percival eg letters correspondence, magazines and journals.

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Frederick Edmunds collection
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Convict love token from John Fulcher, 1831

Convict love token from John Fulcher, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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British Officer's 1827 sword of the Volunteer Rifles

British Officer's 1827 sword of the Volunteer Rifles

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Illustration of Lady Howards Gum

Illustration of Lady Howards Gum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drawings
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SS Empress of Ireland

SS Empress of Ireland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Souvenir silk scarf with rolled edges, from the 1956 Olympic Games, Melbourne

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Scarves
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Long wooden dibble

Long wooden dibble

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Gardening tools
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of a German soldier being urinated on by

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Riverside, Nepean River, Emu Plains

Riverside, Nepean River, Emu Plains

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Nepean River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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View from Railway Tower, Sydney

View from Railway Tower, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Black peaked jockey cap in silk satin

Black peaked jockey cap in silk satin

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Caps
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Four women swimmers

Four women swimmers

National Sports Information Centre collection
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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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Nilus
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Baker's Creek Mine, 1905

Baker's Creek Mine, 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Convict love token engraved with the names W. David and A. and J. Jones, 1829

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Symmetrical brown boomerang

Symmetrical brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Woolloomooloo Bay, Sydney

Woolloomooloo Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolloomooloo Bay, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Possum by Maymirri 2

Possum by Maymirri 2

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maymirrirr Maymuru
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1985
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Australian Club. Sydney.

Australian Club. 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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Studio photograph of a diorama of collage and small objects, marked 'Fanny the giggler' on the reverse.

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Thomas Hinton collection
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Albumen prints
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Thomas Hinton
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Message stick

Message stick

University of Sydney collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1957
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Painting depicts a fisherman holding spear over his head, and 2 large long-nosed fish.

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The Australian Scene collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mandarg
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Creatures of the Sea

Creatures of the Sea

Keith and Elsie de Witte collection
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Bark paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1971
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Computer keyboard that was used with the Geoscience Australia computer that is known as

Computer keyboard that was used with the Geoscience Australi...

Geoscience Australia collection no. 1
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Computer hardware
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Geoscience Australia
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Ram 'Field Marshal  Jnr'

Ram 'Field Marshal Jnr'

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Photographs
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Painting depicts two crocodiles

Painting depicts two crocodiles

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Convict love token from Elizabeth Catchpole, 1830

Convict love token from Elizabeth Catchpole, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Yellow child's bicycle from about 1950 owned by Marjorie Bragg

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Marjorie Bragg collection
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Bicycles
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'Susu Shell' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

'Susu Shell' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

Ellarose Savage collection no.1
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Linocuts
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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2009
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Postcard featuring South Melbourne

Postcard featuring South Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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'Tiwa' by Lily Long, 2008

'Tiwa' by Lily Long, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Nullagine, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Long
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2008
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Information card

Information card

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
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Information sheets
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Convict love token from G. Poulton, 1835

Convict love token from G. Poulton, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Kookaburra & Snake

Kookaburra & Snake

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John M. Cantle
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Cora Lynn, South Esk River, Launceston, Tas

Cora Lynn, South Esk River, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Corra Linn Gorge, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Painting depicts a human figure with elbows bent & hands upraised

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Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Woman dressed as a maid

Woman dressed as a maid

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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'Puntuwarri' by Pukarlyi Milly Kelly, 2007

'Puntuwarri' by Pukarlyi Milly Kelly, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Milly Kelly
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2007
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Convict love token from W. James, 1826

Convict love token from W. James, 1826

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from Josh Smale, 1834

Convict love token from Josh Smale, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Album and scrapbook containing photographs and ephemera from 1960s and 1970s

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Photograph albums
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

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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Scorpion model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine)

Scorpion model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine)

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Small scale models
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