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Temporary bridge

Temporary bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolamai, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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View over a town, with hills in the background

View over a town, with hills in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Chart of the Murray River from Wentworth to above Danger Island

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Trevor Reed collection
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Navigational charts
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Wentworth, New South Wales, Australia
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1885
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Carving of a lizard

Carving of a lizard

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Wood carvings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Wara
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1982
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Blue wren

Blue wren

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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Milking Time

Milking Time

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Boondara, showing horse teams pulling wagons loaded with wool bales

Boondara, showing horse teams pulling wagons loaded with woo...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Convict love token from William Tugby, 1831

Convict love token from William Tugby, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bayini at Wapilinya Island, 1965

Bayini at Wapilinya Island, 1965

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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Mathaman Marika
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1965
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Painting no. 15, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla tears the mountain to pieces and hurls it all over the country

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Wooden box containing phonograph attachments used by anthropologist AP Elkin in 1927

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Macleay Museum collection
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Audio equipment accessories
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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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Purple Fairy Butterfly

Purple Fairy Butterfly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Art Series
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1905
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Warakurna Community by Tracy Yates

Warakurna Community by Tracy Yates

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Tracy Yates
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2011
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Colony Slacks made with the special Grip-U waistband and placket pockets.  At David Jones

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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David Jones Ltd
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1946
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Baggy green cricket cap with embroidered coat of arms on the front, worn by Greg Chappell

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Swan Richards collection
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Caps
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Gregory 'Greg' S. Chappell
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1982
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Latvian red ankle length costume skirt with embroidery

Latvian red ankle length costume skirt with embroidery

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Riga, Latvia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1941
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Nature Study sketchbook by Mary Kendall 1910s

Nature Study sketchbook by Mary Kendall 1910s

David and Gianna Sudholz collection
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Sketchbooks
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Natimuk, Victoria, Australia
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Mary Kendall
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1911
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Glass plate negative - Man holding north-western type of spearthrower and wearing pubic fur tassel, Wardaman people, 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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Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Racing Colours - The Winner

Racing Colours - The Winner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bernly Private Hotel Kings Cross. Sydney. N.S.W

Bernly Private Hotel Kings Cross. Sydney. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Malta-Maltese Cab (Carrozin)

Malta-Maltese Cab (Carrozin)

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Malta
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1932
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Scout's Friend to Animals badge certificate

Scout's Friend to Animals badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1942
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Film negative - Portrait of a woman, Ooldea, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) sitting on a wall, wearing a long white dress and very large hat

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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The University of Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

The University of Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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University of Melbourne
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1850
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Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by Herbert Basedow

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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Breaking camp

Breaking camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Convict love token for Martha Tarlton

Convict love token for Martha Tarlton

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Ten Best Citizens of Victoria - Hon. Alfred Deakin

The Ten Best Citizens of Victoria - Hon. Alfred Deakin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Victoria, Australia
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Alfred Deakin
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The Armless Artist

The Armless Artist

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of the Australian flag, with an inset photograph of an observation unit

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hall's Turkish Baths, 159 Elizabeth St, Sydney

Hall's Turkish Baths, 159 Elizabeth St, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Dog's coat in black fabric with bound edges associated with Milo Dunphy

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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1927
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Miss Tittell Brune

Miss Tittell Brune

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rocket Clock from Play School with dioramas and their components

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection - Play School
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Clocks
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation (Canberra)
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Passing 'it' along the 'wing

Passing 'it' along the 'wing

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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Tomorrow night at 8

Tomorrow night at 8

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Little person balancing on one leg on a ball

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Ngurti' by Kuji Rosie Goodjie and Jukuja Nora Tjookootja, 2007

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Containers
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Kuji R. Goodjie
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2007
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Silk batik orange and brown colours

Silk batik orange and brown colours

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Textile panels
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Rose Bay, Sydney, NSW

Rose Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 5

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 5

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Dugong, Inunguluna

The Dugong, Inunguluna

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kulpidja
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1948
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Manuscript journal 'Oct 11th 1912, Baden Journal', written by the Pfrunder sisters

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Pfrunder Women collection
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Journals
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Grong Grong, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Sylvia Pfrunder
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1912
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Before Initiation Boys Receive Presents

Before Initiation Boys Receive Presents

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1973
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Australian Aboriginal Mia-Mia

Australian Aboriginal Mia-Mia

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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Charles H. Kerry
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QSL card for VK5GF, South Australia

QSL card for VK5GF, South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Souvenir from France

Souvenir from France

David Westcott collection no. 7
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Postcards
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1914
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The Coming of the First Missionary by Dick Roughsey

The Coming of the First Missionary by Dick Roughsey

Goobalathaldin (Dick Roughsey) collection
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Gouache paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1981
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of a large gathering of men, women and children, around two large

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcard featuring a printed portrait of Edwin Wesley Howard Fowles

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Edwin L. Fowles
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Tjamu Tjukurrpa by Cecily Winiragu Yates

Tjamu Tjukurrpa by Cecily Winiragu Yates

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Cecily W. Yates
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2011
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'Tingarri Dreaming', painted by Charlie Tjapangati, 1981

'Tingarri Dreaming', painted by Charlie Tjapangati, 1981

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 1
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Charlie Tjapangati
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1981
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Browne's and Valley Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Browne's and Valley 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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Pedigree records

Pedigree records

Mary Willsallen collection
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Books
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Manarrngu Mokuy.

Manarrngu Mokuy.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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Murphy's Law

Murphy's Law

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Cora Lynn, North Esk, Tas.

Cora Lynn, North Esk, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Corra Linn Gorge, Tasmania, Australia
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Laura H. Davey
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Brisbane Street, Ipswich, Queensland.

Brisbane Street, Ipswich, Queensland.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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