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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sylvester V. Fernando
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Two Christmas/NewYear greeting cards for 1917 with a verse written by Frances Lilian Anderson

Two Christmas/NewYear greeting cards for 1917 with a verse w...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Painting depicts three human figures, one kangaroo and one string bag

Painting depicts three human figures, one kangaroo and one s...

Oujaimi and Safatli collection
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Bark paintings
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Gudjekbin, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1965
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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GPO Adelaide, SA

GPO Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria

Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Navy blue feathered headpiece worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

Navy blue feathered headpiece worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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Headwear
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New York, United States of America
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Bloomingdale's
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1955
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Sydney from the North Shore

Sydney from the North Shore

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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WATSONS BAY.

WATSONS BAY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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San Fransisco Air View Showing Hotel Senate Location

San Fransisco Air View Showing Hotel Senate Location

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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St Patrick's Church, Albury, NSW

St Patrick's Church, Albury, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard of  Adelaide, The Proclamation Tree

Postcard of Adelaide, The Proclamation Tree

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard addressed to Master D. Mackenzie in Yass

Postcard addressed to Master D. Mackenzie in Yass

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Kangaroo with joey

Kangaroo with joey

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

Leaves

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Silver coloured steel stirrup

Silver coloured steel stirrup

Maurice McCarten collection no. 2
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Stirrups
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Rusconi's masterpiece in marble

Rusconi's masterpiece in marble

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for VK2QR

QSL card for VK2QR

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Silver kangaroo and plaque produced as a souvenir of Mount Kosciusko

Silver kangaroo and plaque produced as a souvenir of Mount K...

Terence Lane collection
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Commemorative objects
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Mount Kosciusko, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1903
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'Blood on the Ground, Wells 33-41' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

'Blood on the Ground, Wells 33-41' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Clifford Brooks
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2007
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Closed Pine Gap ... Aboriginal Land

Closed Pine Gap ... Aboriginal Land

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Bicentennial Authority
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1987
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Florence Ethel Faithfull [Bobbie Maple-Brown], Yorke Henderson, Hazel Faithfull. 1910 outside Cottage fence.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The salvage party at work on a Japanese midget submarine

The salvage party at work on a Japanese midget submarine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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'An Historic Retrospect on the occasion of the 150th Anniversary Celebrations of the Founding of Australia' - colour publication printed for the 150th Anniversary Celebrations of Australia, 1938.

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Noble Numismatics collection
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Booklets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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S T Leigh & Co Pty Ltd
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1938
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Drawing captioned 'Azaria Chamberlain Court Case, Darwin, Sept 82, Jo Darbyshire'

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Kerry Sharp collection
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Drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Jo Darbyshire
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1982
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Canvas shoulder bag associated with Milo Dunphy

Canvas shoulder bag associated with Milo Dunphy

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Carry bags
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Engraved boab nut 'Illicit Drinking and Violence' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Illicit Drinking and Violence' by Jack Wh...

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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Government House, Sydney, NSW

Government House, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Botanical Gardens

Botanical Gardens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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BALMORAL. MIDDLE HARBOUR.

BALMORAL. MIDDLE HARBOUR.

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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 Botanical specimen - saltbush (Atriplex crystallinum), collected by Ferdinand von Mueller

Botanical specimen - saltbush (Atriplex crystallinum), coll...

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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Some things are worth fighting for... Safeguarding Our Australia, No Republic

Some things are worth fighting for... Safeguarding Our Austr...

Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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Political posters
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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Courtroom sketch of 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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2nd Class Dining Saloon on the SS Orsova Orient line to Australia

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Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Orient Line
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1911
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Enamel plate

Enamel plate

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Plates
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Pat Holmes, Margaret Peden and English players at a cricket ground. Pat is posing with Myrtle Maclagan

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Elsie Deane collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Pat Holmes
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1937
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Child's drawing by Fred Exton, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by Fred Exton, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Fred Exton
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Custom House, Sydney

Custom House, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Star Photo Co
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Stipa Semibarbata

Stipa Semibarbata

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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Australian Mining. Puddling

Australian Mining. Puddling

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Wooden box for Parsons' HOMEOPATHIC  Cocoa

Wooden box for Parsons' HOMEOPATHIC Cocoa

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boxes
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Bark painting 'Macassan praus' by Birrikidji Gumana, 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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Birrikitji Gumana
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1966
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucky Walker
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Letter from William Bligh to the administrators of the East India Company, with a response from Robert Campbell, 7 February 1807

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Cameron Wright collection
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Letters
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Governor William Bligh
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1807
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Breastplate 'Gallawang King of Delta, 1893

Breastplate 'Gallawang King of Delta, 1893

Delta Downs Station collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Delta Downs Station, Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Gallawang
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1893
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GST

GST

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Lindsay Foyle
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1997
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Convict love token from Charls Tarrier, 1832

Convict love token from Charls Tarrier, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Clubs
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Souvenir necktie for staff of the Maralinga atomic test facility

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Maralinga collection
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Neckties
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Australia
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Austico
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1956
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Photograph of a view of a town and harbour with hills in the distance

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Poster - 'South Africa is a political prison'

Poster - 'South Africa is a political prison'

Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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South Africa, Africa
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Jerringa Tribal Council Land Claim

Jerringa Tribal Council Land Claim

Terry Fox collection
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Documents
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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Lines and dots on dark blue

Lines and dots on dark blue

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Postcard featuring photograph of Bridge Street Sydney, New South Wales

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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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Film negative - Man with rock python, Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Aboriginal painting depicting a man hunting kangaroos and a commercial drawing of a V-jet.

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Gweneth Meyers collection
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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Life. Be in it poster: Every little bit helps!

Life. Be in it poster: Every little bit helps!

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Advertising posters
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