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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Ceremonial shovel used for the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

Ceremonial shovel used for the turning of the first sod at w...

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Shovels
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Baron Thomas Denman
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1912
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 9

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 9

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Wilcannia P. A. & H. Society 1893 'Brood Mare With Foal at Foot'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1893
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The Bali ten & eleven

The Bali ten & eleven

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Matt Golding
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Cartoons
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Mr Matt Golding
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2006
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of botanist, physician, zoologist and taxonomist Carolus Linnaeus

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Wedgwood & Bentley Portrait Medallions collection
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Portrait medallions
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England
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Wedgwood
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1775
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Sterling silver cigarette box presented to Lieutenant Commander Jack Donovan, RAN

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Donovan Family collection
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Cigarette boxes
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Lieutenant-Commander Jack Donovan
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1941
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Liverpool Plains P A & H Association 1877 'Arab Stallion'

Liverpool Plains P A & H Association 1877 'Arab Stallion'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1877
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Raising the Japanese Midget Submarine

Raising the Japanese Midget Submarine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1942
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Globularia Nudicaulis

Globularia Nudicaulis

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token engraved with the initials S.C., 1824

Convict love token engraved with the initials S.C., 1824

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Rservoirs, Hobart Water Supply

Rservoirs, Hobart Water Supply

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Harris & Marsh Pty Ltd
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Silkscreen print of three ceramic jar forms, by Nyukana Baker, Malpiya Davey, Alison Carroll, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Screenprints
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2004
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Light Horse in action, Romani, Palestine, 1916

Light Horse in action, Romani, Palestine, 1916

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Mrs Ann Deane's will, July 1845

Mrs Ann Deane's will, July 1845

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Legal documents
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1845
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical 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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Phonograph used by anthropologist AP Elkin on his first expedition in 1927 to the Kimberley

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Macleay Museum collection
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Phonographs
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United States of America
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Thomas A Edison Inc
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1906
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Two young women dressed in cowboy outfits

Two young women dressed in cowboy outfits

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Butcher's Shop diorama used with the Rocket Clock

Butcher's Shop diorama used with the Rocket Clock

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection - Play School
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Dioramas
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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Opossum tree story.

Opossum tree story.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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Australian flag recovered from the ruins of the World Trade Center, New York, after September 11, 2001

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World Trade Center Australian Flag collection
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Australian flags
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New York, United States of America
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New York Police Department
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2001
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GRANVILLE SHOW 1952, blue felt show pennant with gold-coloured block text

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Colledge Family collection
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Prizes
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Two girls standing behind a globe of the world

Two girls standing behind a globe of the world

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Small red and white checked cotton bag containing tea leaves

Small red and white checked cotton bag containing tea leaves

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Tea-leaves
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'The Dancing Women at Nyuminga' painted by by George Tjungurrayi, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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George Tjungurrayi
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1976
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Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Miss P Jackson
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Convict love token from Issac Farrow, 1841

Convict love token from Issac Farrow, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Police baton

Police baton

Neville Locker collection
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Batons
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Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Constitution Hill, Bundanoon, 1916

Constitution Hill, Bundanoon, 1916

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Living Together

Living Together

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Quilts
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Fossil Island, Eaglehawk Neck, Tas

Fossil Island, Eaglehawk Neck, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fossil Island, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Sydney Heads

Sydney Heads

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1982
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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1949
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Postcard featuring a photographic print of a huge massed crowd

Postcard featuring a photographic print of a huge massed cro...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of bush shanties and people boating on Wingecarribee River, Berrima, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Berrima, New South Wales, Australia
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Good Luck from Marrickville

Good Luck from Marrickville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Beach and Pier, Coogee, NSW

The Beach and Pier, Coogee, 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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard featuring a coloured printed drawing of an Austrian soldier writing home.

Postcard featuring a coloured printed drawing of an Austrian...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Machattie Park, Bathurst, 1905

Machattie Park, Bathurst, 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Mrs A.W. White standing in snow at the top of Mt. Wellington

Mrs A.W. White standing in snow at the top of Mt. Wellington

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Two girls in Japanese costume, holding fans.

Two girls in Japanese costume, holding fans.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black duck

Black duck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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Depicts a man wearing a hat wheeling a wooden garden trolley with three children

Depicts a man wearing a hat wheeling a wooden garden trolley...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Platypus

Platypus

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Museum, Sydney

The Museum, 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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1907
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Sword with scabbard presented to Sergeant Arthur Steele by grateful pastoralists following the capture of Ned Kelly

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Sergeant Arthur Steele collection
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Swords
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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J W Rosier, Gun Maker
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1880
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Undiscovered #9, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

Undiscovered #9, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook...

Michael Cook collection
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Prints
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Mr Michael Cook
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2010
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Convict love token from J. Parker, 1844

Convict love token from J. Parker, 1844

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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King's Hall, Parliament House, Canberra

King's Hall, Parliament House, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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Weeping Rock, Wentworth Falls

Weeping Rock, Wentworth Falls

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Xmas, happy new year

Xmas, happy new year

Nanette Ward collection
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The Pass Road, Bulli

The Pass Road, Bulli

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bulli Pass, Bulli, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cascades, Katoomba NSW

Cascades, Katoomba NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show,...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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War Memorial, Warragul, Vic

War Memorial, Warragul, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Warragul, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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