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Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

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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One-piece black satin and chiffon dress with beaded applique

One-piece black satin and chiffon dress with beaded applique

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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Bark painting by Ginjuwai , 1964 - depicts two women on either side of white fire, surrounded by heaps of flour (red circles)

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Bark paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ginjuwai
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1964
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QSL card for VK3KK, Australia

QSL card for VK3KK, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Barrister's wig tin used by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Barrister's wig tin used by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Anne Fairbairn collection no. 1
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Tins
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London, England
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Ravenscroft
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1870
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Large fleece of superfine wool from the Macarthur merino flock, Camden Park, Sydney

Large fleece of superfine wool from the Macarthur merino flo...

Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Wool specimens
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Camden Park, New South Wales, Australia
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John Macarthur
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1988
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New South Wales Ambulance Transport Service Bathurst District

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Ben Chifley collection no.3
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Receipts
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Bougainvillea spectabilis Nyctaginaceae

Bougainvillea spectabilis Nyctaginaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Film negative - A pioneer, Mr Thomson, the furthest-out settler north of Oodnadatta, South Australia, with un-named girl, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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'Minyipuru' by Rita Simpson, Rosie Williams and Dulcie Gibbs, 2007

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Rita Simpson
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2007
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The Weir, Moss Vale Water Supply, N.S.W, 1906

The Weir, Moss Vale Water Supply, N.S.W, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Moss Vale, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Autograph book containing the autographs of Australian, English, Scottish & South African cricketers that Mayne played against during the 1921 tour to England and South Africa

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Nanette Ward collection
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Autograph books
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Come over here!

Come over here!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Solomon Bros, LTD
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Victorian ferns

Victorian ferns

Jean Galbraith collection
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Books
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PT Pirie Harbour

PT Pirie Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Port Pirie, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wright's Coal Tar Soap, The (W)right Sort of Tar

Wright's Coal Tar Soap, The (W)right Sort of Tar

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Manly NSW

Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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He swore before the altar that he would be kind & true

He swore before the altar that he would be kind & true

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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Bird's eye view, Wallaroo, 1918

Bird's eye view, Wallaroo, 1918

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Pipe case used by Ben Chifley

Pipe case used by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Pipe cases
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Woven fibre basket attributed to Nellie Blair, Lake Tyers, Victoria

Woven fibre basket attributed to Nellie Blair, Lake Tyers, V...

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Baskets
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Nellie Blair
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Yakapiri (bark sandals)

Yakapiri (bark sandals)

Canning Stock Route collection
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Sandals
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Nyangkarni P. K-Lyons
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2008
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Sydney

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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L.C. Braund from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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1901
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Convict love token from John, 1836

Convict love token from John, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Burrinjuck, the concrete mixers and towers

Burrinjuck, the concrete mixers and towers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Danarm D128 direct drive petrol chainsaw, made about 1958

Danarm D128 direct drive petrol chainsaw, made about 1958

Reginald Alder collection no. 1
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Chainsaws
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Camperdown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Danarm Pty Ltd
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1958
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Harvest of Endurance : A History of the Chinese in Australia 1788-1988

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Australia-China Friendship Society collection
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Scrolls
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Australia
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Mr Mo Xiangyi
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1987
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Bronte Beach Sydney, N.S.W

Bronte Beach Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scott's Emulsion

Scott's Emulsion

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensated balance

Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensa...

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1820
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'Mala and the bad uncles at Tjikarri (II)', painted by Johnny Warangula Tjupurrula, 1976

'Mala and the bad uncles at Tjikarri (II)', painted by Johnn...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Johnny W. Tjupurrula
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1976
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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William P. Faithfull
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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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Pauline Connelly
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1987
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Agricultural Bureau of South Australia
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Thelymitra Antennifera

Thelymitra Antennifera

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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Johnny Warren's Order of Australia Medal set in presentation box

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Medals
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Circus Waters Massacre by Dorcas Tinnimay Bennett, Judith Chambers and Delilah Shepherd, 2012

Circus Waters Massacre by Dorcas Tinnimay Bennett, Judith Ch...

Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Dorcas T. Bennett
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2012
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Convict love token from W. Taylor, 1834

Convict love token from W. Taylor, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Photograph of the interior of J B Youngs Canberra store

Photograph of the interior of J B Youngs Canberra store

J B Young Ltd collection
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Photographs
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Garema Place, Civic, Canberra City, Canberra, Australian Capital Te...
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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Boy sitting in a chair next to a dog.

Boy sitting in a chair next to a dog.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Thomas Alsop, 1833

Convict love token from Thomas Alsop, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Australian Bush Fire Series

Australian Bush Fire Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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FIFA Centennial Order of Merit medal in presentation box

FIFA Centennial Order of Merit medal in presentation box

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Medals
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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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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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Macquarie Street, Dubbo, N.S.W., 1906

Macquarie Street, Dubbo, N.S.W., 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Vice-Regal Bicky

Vice-Regal Bicky

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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Portrait of a soldier, woman and child

Portrait of a soldier, woman and child

David Westcott collection no. 7
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Photographic postcards
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1914
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Balmoral Beach, Sydney NSW

Balmoral Beach, Sydney NSW

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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Bondi Beach

Bondi Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bone china coffee cup with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

Bone china coffee cup with a coloured Commonwealth Parliamen...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Coffee cups
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Australia Unlimited - Immigration Builds a Nation

Australia Unlimited - Immigration Builds a Nation

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Commonwealth Immigration Office
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1956
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Commonwealth Railways oval cast metal plaque

Commonwealth Railways oval cast metal plaque

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Coats of arms
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South Australia, Australia
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Commonwealth Railways
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1951
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Gertrude Ederle, New York, 1922

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Gertrude Ederle, Ne...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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New York, United States of America
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Miss Gertrude Ederle
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1922
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Home-made tongs used for laying baits for poisoning rabbits

Home-made tongs used for laying baits for poisoning rabbits

CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Tongs
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CSIRO - Division of Wildlife and Ecology
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Incised wooden narrow shield

Incised wooden narrow shield

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
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Shields
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FIFA Centennial Order of Merit medal

FIFA Centennial Order of Merit medal

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Medals
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Cokootoo Woman

Cokootoo Woman

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Valerian Munkara
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Handwritten text entitled

Handwritten text entitled "The Bachelor's Thermometer"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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