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Aster Orarius

Aster Orarius

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Souvenir mug - Australia a nation, May 1927, To commemorate the opening of the Federal Parliament House Canberra

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John and Jan Wilson collection
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Commemorative mugs
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England, United Kingdom
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Aynsley and Sons
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1926
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diagrams of EP 10 aeroplane

diagrams of EP 10 aeroplane

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Technical drawings
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Looking through a fence to an industrial area

Looking through a fence to an industrial area

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Middle Harbour from the Spit Road

Middle Harbour from the Spit Road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Middle Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Renown model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine).

Renown model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine).

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Small scale models
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Dark brown leather wallet used by Ben Chifley

Dark brown leather wallet used by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Wallets
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Margaret Peden. England 1937

Margaret Peden. England 1937

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Photographic postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Margaret Peden
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1937
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'Two Nyapililngu ancestral women', by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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A man walking towards the J.T. Collett Family Butcher and Baker

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Adelaide: The Botanic Gardens

Adelaide: The Botanic Gardens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cream coloured Christmas card with robin decoration

Cream coloured Christmas card with robin decoration

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Group of school students in class [2a?].

Group of school students in class [2a?].

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Slipcast terracotta mug with mukata (beanie) design, made by Peter Ward using Ernabella artists designs, for Alice Springs Beanie Festival, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Peter Ward
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2004
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Ferns, with a fence in the foreground.

Ferns, with a fence in the foreground.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Basket made from stitched bull kelp

Basket made from stitched bull kelp

Jabal Centre collection
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Baskets
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Vicki West
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1996
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Unused envelope with black printing, advertising FEDERAL SUPERPHOSPHATE

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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Lane Cove River from Greenwich, Sydney

Lane Cove River from Greenwich, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten note by Marge Tait

Handwritten note by Marge Tait

Ruby Lee collection
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1952
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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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Francis Damien Mukwamkum
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1938 Christmas card written by Lilian Faithfull Anderson

1938 Christmas card written by Lilian Faithfull Anderson

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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1938
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Trafic [sic] line and approach to Australian Camp - Mena, Cairo

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Identity badge belonging to Jack Heenan showing the Holden logo

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Jack Heenan collection
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Identity badges
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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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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Edwards' National Hotel

Edwards' National Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Browne's & Valley Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Browne's & Valley Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The wonderful Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The wonderful Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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A river with a letter

A river with a letter "B" in the upper left corner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Australian sterling silver fiddle pattern salt spoon used by prominent Tasmanian colonial pastoralist Roderic O'Connor

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Roderic O'Connor collection
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Salt spoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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John J. Cohen
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1839
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Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Ernest Bryce, consulting optician

Ernest Bryce, consulting optician

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Painting has a central image of a cross surrounded by a square infilled with linear patterning

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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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Maudie Tipupaju
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1965
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Bread carter's book, a 1967 calendar printed on a card from David George Pty Ltd, three lottery tickets, a letter regarding a bread order, three invoices and two notes

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ET Fealy collection
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Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Hector. Orams.' by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Sweethearts

Sweethearts

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Loch Tay

Loch Tay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Painting depicts four water goannas, the sons of

Painting depicts four water goannas, the sons of "djulungul"...

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan Marika
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1966
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The painting consisting of three horizontal sections with the central section having a small circle

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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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Tuki Puruldatemiri
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1965
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Mary Gilmore's typewriter

Mary Gilmore's typewriter

Fran Johnson collection
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Typewriters
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L.C. Smith & Bros Typewriter Company
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Cannibals and Others

Cannibals and Others

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1997
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"Bandjalang 3" by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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Glass plate negative - Grave, Innamincka station, South Australia, Yandruwandha people, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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National Park

National Park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Large light box showing the respective locations of the Snowy Mountains Scheme

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Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Light boxes
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String bag made from unknown fibre, by Verna Nicholls

String bag made from unknown fibre, by Verna Nicholls

Tayenebe collection
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Baskets
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Verna Nichols
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Enfield, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Enfield Progressive Association
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Polypodium pustulatum

Polypodium pustulatum

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Princes Street Station Hotel

Princes Street Station Hotel

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Silver medallion fom Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia presented to S Emanuel in 1906

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Emanuel Family collection
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Medallions
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Western Australia, Australia
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The Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia Inc
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1906
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Matson Liner Mariposa under way

Matson Liner Mariposa under way

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Vaucluse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1938
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr Barker, Q.C, & Mr Pauling...' by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Exercise book containing religious sermons

Exercise book containing religious sermons

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exercise books
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Dunolly Hackneys

Dunolly Hackneys

Mary Willsallen collection
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Lithgow industries.  The ironworks, the smelting works, the blast furnace

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gleichenia Circinata

Gleichenia Circinata

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Bathurst City Croquet Club

Bathurst City Croquet Club

Ben Chifley collection no.3
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Receipts
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Rectangular nine carat gold-plated metal cigarette case engraved with 'SMITHY OLD SON WE MADE IT. CHARLES'

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Charles Kingsford-Smith collection
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Cigarette cases
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Sir Charles E. Kingsford Smith
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1920
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This Australia engagement calander and diary for 1962

This Australia engagement calander and diary for 1962

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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1961
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Home Sweet Home

Home Sweet Home

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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