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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Igor Zorich collection
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Spearheads
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Mr Igor Zorich
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The Mitchell Library

The Mitchell Library

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
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1926
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Great Fire at Newcastle, David Cohen & Co's Magnificent Warehouse Destroyed, Damaged

Great Fire at Newcastle, David Cohen & Co's Magnificent Ware...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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David Cohen & Co Ltd
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1908
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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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Handwritten recipe for ham sandwich

Handwritten recipe for ham sandwich

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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She was rather severe with George

She was rather severe with George

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Coogee Bay, Sydney NSW

Coogee Bay, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Bay, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Letter from Joseph Sharpe to William Mussen, March 1867

Letter from Joseph Sharpe to William Mussen, March 1867

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Joseph Sharpe
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1867
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Drawing depicting Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines 1816

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Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines 1816 collection
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Drawings
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Lieutenant-Governor George Arthur
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1829
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Croxley notebook with a brown card cover, featuring a red crest of a lion with the text

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Austin Byrne collection no. 1
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Notebooks
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1970
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Painting on masonite by  Larangana, 1964 - depicts a river and a snake, together with three fish, a stingray, nine birds and twenty three eggs.

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Larangana
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1964
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Telegram sent to J B Young Limited for the attention of J Colman

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Telegrams
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New York, United States of America
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H C. Menzies
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Second Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1889

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1889
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Coogee Beach

Coogee Beach

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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Miss V Harrison
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Dendrobium discolor

Dendrobium discolor

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nangiliana
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Beach & Picnic Reserve Cronulla N.S.W

Beach & Picnic Reserve Cronulla N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cronulla Beach, Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Watts River, Vic

Watts River, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Watts River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Cash book

Cash book

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ledgers
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Certificate awarded at the Parramatta Agricultural & Industrial Society Annual Show, 1967 for third prize for an organdie throwover

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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The winery of Mount Ophir, Australia

The winery of Mount Ophir, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Ophir, Rutherglen, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Waiting for Matinee - Criterion Theatre, Sydney

Waiting for Matinee - Criterion Theatre, 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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1905
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Andalusians

Andalusians

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Evening, looking for water

Evening, looking for water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Scientific Expedition to Haymen Island May, 1934

Scientific Expedition to Haymen Island May, 1934

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Notebooks
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Hayman Island, Queensland, Australia
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The Canberra Hotel, Brisbane
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1934
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Trinity Church, Rocks, Sydney

Trinity Church, Rocks, Sydney

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lock of grey hair

Lock of grey hair

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Human hair
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Lilian Anderson (nee Faithfull)? -Taken at Springfield 1916.

Lilian Anderson (nee Faithfull)? -Taken at Springfield 1916.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Postcard featuring a street parade

Postcard featuring a street parade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Souvenir flag of the Royal Visit, 1954

Souvenir flag of the Royal Visit, 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Flags
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of a standing soldier,in a slouch hat and buttoned up greatcoat, with his hand on a rattan chair

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1918
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Painting by Gordon Syron - Middle of tryptic

Painting by Gordon Syron - Middle of tryptic

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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Police baton

Police baton

Neville Locker collection
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Batons
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Advertising card featuring Herb McCoy

Advertising card featuring Herb McCoy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Baker's Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Aboriginal breastplate for 'King John Cry, Chief of the Duedolgong Tribe, Argyle'

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E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Argyle, New South Wales, Australia
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King John Cry
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Kelp water carrier

Kelp water carrier

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Rachel Quillart collection
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Containers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Rachel Quillart
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Pastoral Australia particulars at government, shipping and travel offices

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Posters
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James Northfield
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1930
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Postcard - Ready for Tahmmy. Jack Johnson

Postcard - Ready for Tahmmy. Jack Johnson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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River at Brewarrina

River at Brewarrina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Wet specimen - Horse, kidney

Wet specimen - Horse, kidney

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Photograph - Group of adults and children - Empire Day 1907

Photograph - Group of adults and children - Empire Day 1907

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photograph of Bill Hayden and Fred Daly outside Parliament House

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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A Grey Day

A Grey Day

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Cylindrical oil lamp with fluted conical top and circular convex glass window

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Convict Era Shirt collection
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Oil lamps
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Granton, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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London, England
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Lannon Harley
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1832
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Presbyterian Church, Queanbeyan

Presbyterian Church, Queanbeyan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, near Sydney

Balmoral Beach, Mosman, near Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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La Perouse

La Perouse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cocktail Party Invitation to Mr K.H. Aumuller, 16 April 1964, London

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Invitations
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London, England
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The British-American Tobacco Co Pty Ltd
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1964
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Banaitscha/Banatja - # 1 of 5

Banaitscha/Banatja - # 1 of 5

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Munggurrawuy Yunapingu
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Teacup and saucer that were reputedly owned by Captain James Cook, Royal Navy

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Frank Thompson collection
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Cups and saucers
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Captain James Cook
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Certificate of Airworthiness for aircraft HB-OFU in Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 1937-1938

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Sketch of Beth Dean in a seated dance pose wearing an orange-brown costume with white swirls, [5 min Sketch by Bill Constable 1950]

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Sketches
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Bert Wright and Bill Winterbottom with 600 rabbit pairs for the Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland

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Bert Wright collection
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Photographs
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Letter from Colonial Secretary's Office to George Ernest Faithfull, 10 March 1876, regarding the bushranger medal

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Business letters
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1876
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The Yurlunggurr Serpents intertwine in the  Mirarrmina Waterhole.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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