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Black and white lantern slide of a painting - The Death of O'Malley

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Christies Auction collection
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Lantern slides
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Goimbla Station, Eugowra, New South Wales, Australia
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John O'Meally
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1863
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Medway

Medway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sample of Munyuro seeds

Sample of Munyuro seeds

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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Teal arch with purple

Teal arch with purple

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Glass plate negative - Woman carrying pet possum on her head while on the march, Pongaponga people, western Arnhem land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Blowhole during storm, Kiama

Blowhole during storm, Kiama

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Poster -

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Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Pencil drawing in Papunya style by Uta Uta Tjangala, Pintupi. 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Pencil drawings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1971
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Letter to Light Plane Services from the C.A.A.

Letter to Light Plane Services from the C.A.A.

Neil Jensen collection
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Letters
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Painting is divided into numerous squares

Painting is divided into numerous squares

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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Polly M. Puruntatameri
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1965
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Pavilion and Parking area, Harbord NSW

Pavilion and Parking area, Harbord NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Harbord, 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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Running shoe, right

Running shoe, right

Nova Peris collection
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Sports footwear
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Nike
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Drawstring suspender bandage

Drawstring suspender bandage

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Bandages
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Letter from Maurice Horn, 1977

Letter from Maurice Horn, 1977

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Maurice Horn
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1977
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Child's drawing by Ned Wilson

Child's drawing by Ned Wilson

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ned Wilson
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Cartoon of Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi as a charmed snake

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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India
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1981
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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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Big Dog Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Curtis Webb
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Pair of gold-coloured metal cufflinks bearing the Holden lion logo

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Jack Heenan collection
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Cufflinks
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GM Holden Ltd
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1956
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Glass plate negative - Fort Hill, Darwin Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905 or 1911

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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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1905
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Angelo Munkara
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Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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1919
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia
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1947
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Silver plated metal and horse-hair hair brush

Silver plated metal and horse-hair hair brush

Ellen Rogers collection
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Hairbrushes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1928
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Set of three table knives

Set of three table knives

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Table knives
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Damaged auto-collimator, a relic from the 2003 bush fire that destroyed the Mount Stromlo Observatory

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Mount Stromlo Observatory collection
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Astronomical equipment
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Mount Stromlo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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2003
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White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup bowls
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Rose.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Rose.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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Sticker

Sticker

Union of Australian Women collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Black lines on brown

Black lines on brown

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Nautilus shells

Nautilus shells

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Muriel Maynard collection
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Shells
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Photograph of Robert Lionel Faithfull and Henry Montague Faithfull

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Robert P. Faithfull
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Bristol Hotel, Colombo

Bristol Hotel, Colombo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Colombo, Western Province, Sri Lanka
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Mt Isa High School
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Cricket blazer

Cricket blazer

Nanette Ward collection
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Blazers
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E C. Devereux
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Working Men's Association Port Adelaide No.2644

Working Men's Association Port Adelaide No.2644

Andrew Reeves collection no. 3
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Membership badges
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Port Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Waterside Workers Federation (Port Adelaide Branch)
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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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Kookaburra

Kookaburra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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N.D.L. S.S.

N.D.L. S.S. "BREEMEN" passing out of Sydney Heads

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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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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Aboriginals, NSW

Aboriginals, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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The New Clown - Miss Grace Palotta, Hugh Ward and George Willoughby

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sketchbook with contents drawn by Oscar, Cooktown boy, aged 18 years

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MacKenzie collection no. 2
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Sketchbooks
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Camooweal, Queensland, Australia
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Oscar
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1894
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Woolwich Dock, Sydney

Woolwich Dock, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolwich Dock, Woolwich, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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'it will be a great day when our schools get all the money they need and the air force has to hold a cake stall to buy a bomber'

'it will be a great day when our schools get all the money t...

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Tea-towels
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Australia
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Royal Australian Air Force
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1981
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Storage system composed of a group of five tobacco tins with lids attached to a length of wood

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E Burke and M Everitt collection
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Containers
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A.N.C. Struggle for Liberation

A.N.C. Struggle for Liberation

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Trans-Australian Railway. The Inma Dancers

Trans-Australian Railway. The Inma Dancers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Trans-Australian Railway
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1912
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Photographic postcard 'Giant Tea Camp...'

Photographic postcard 'Giant Tea Camp...'

Rabbits in Australia collection no. 3
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Postcards
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Courtroom sketch 'Jury The Chamberlain Trial.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 15 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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Ford Street, Beechworth, Vic

Ford Street, Beechworth, Vic

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

Kimberley point

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Travelling trunk with insert and straps used by James Pitkeathly and family while travelling from Malaya to Australia, 1930

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James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Trunks
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Malaysia
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Convict love token from Benjamin Cox, 1839

Convict love token from Benjamin Cox, 1839

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Courtroom sketch of the1982 trial of Michael and Lindy Chamberlain by artist Veronica O'Leary

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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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Wellington, NZ - Jervois Quay

Wellington, NZ - Jervois Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Jervois Quay, Wellington, North Island, New Zealand
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1907
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Album containing photographs of Bendigo Pottery events and operations

Album containing photographs of Bendigo Pottery events and o...

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Photograph albums
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Arms are for linking

Arms are for linking

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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Political badges
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Soldiers Point, NSW

Soldiers Point, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Soldiers Point, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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