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Painting depicts a large shark & lizard

Painting depicts a large shark & lizard

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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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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Cabbage Tree Island, New South Wales, Australia
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Lisa Brown
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Greetings from Townsville

Greetings from Townsville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Illustration for Peace Bus audio visuals

Illustration for Peace Bus audio visuals

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Artworks
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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Clare Agricultural & Horticultural Society
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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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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Leonie Close
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Sheakespeare Illustrated

Sheakespeare Illustrated

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, Great Britain
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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C. Blythe from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

C. Blythe from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Face powder compact presented to Dame Enid Lyons

Face powder compact presented to Dame Enid Lyons

Brendan and Janet Lyons collection
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Face powder containers
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Dame Enid Lyons
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Wall hooks for pictures

Wall hooks for pictures

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hooks
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Old Convict Settlement, Gosford

Old Convict Settlement, Gosford

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gosford, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fort Denison, Sydney Harbour

Fort Denison, Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Star Photo Co
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1905
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Yatching, Sydney Harbour

Yatching, Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wisteria Avenue, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Wisteria Avenue, Botanical Gardens, 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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial 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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Black Spinner fishing fly

Black Spinner fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr R H. Wigram
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1930
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Scorpion model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine)

Scorpion model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine)

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Small scale models
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Second World War Prisoner of War Banknote

Second World War Prisoner of War Banknote

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Banknotes
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1939
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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Orroroo Agricultural Society Incorporated
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1939
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Gheringhap Street, Geelong

Gheringhap Street, Geelong

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Cartoon depicting Cedric the Swagman standing atop a mound of dirt in a barren landscape

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Douglas E Tainsh collection
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Cartoons
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Noosaville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Douglas E. Tainsh
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1987
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Foredeck of Hanmui on trip from Hankow to Honk Kong, 1921

Foredeck of Hanmui on trip from Hankow to Honk Kong, 1921

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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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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Laintjun, Baram and Galbarimun trapping fish at Guludji River

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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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Birigitji
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1966
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Melbourne train climbing Bourne Creek Bank, Kilcunda

Melbourne train climbing Bourne Creek Bank, Kilcunda

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bourne Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Certificate

Certificate

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Certificates
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John Turner
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1896
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Dinner menu from R.M.S. Otway that has been signed by the Australian cricket team of 1912

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Nanette Ward collection
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Menus
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1912
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gupawun
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Connections by Lennah Newson, 2002

Connections by Lennah Newson, 2002

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Lennah Newson collection
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Baskets
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ms Lennah Newson
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2002
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Desert camps

Desert camps

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Set of three official standard gun-metal grain measures

Set of three official standard gun-metal grain measures

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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Notebook containing finances, salaries, household expenditure etc.

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Thompson Family collection
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Notebooks
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Medway

Medway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Toy miniature crowns

Toy miniature crowns

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Toys
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1984
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Postcard featuring photograph of Church of England, Auburn

Postcard featuring photograph of Church of England, Auburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1921
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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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Deaf and Dumb Institution, Waratah, New South Wales

Deaf and Dumb Institution, Waratah, New South Wales

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Delegate, New South Wales, Australia
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1907
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The Drawing Room, Wentworth House, Sydney

The Drawing Room, Wentworth House, Sydney

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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1911
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Myosotis Suaveolens

Myosotis Suaveolens

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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Aboriginal 'bora', arrival of the novices

Aboriginal 'bora', arrival of the novices

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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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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Susan Ferguson
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LCO Aumuller Powhattan Hankow. Home Sick Nankin Love Innes

LCO Aumuller Powhattan Hankow. Home Sick Nankin Love Innes

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Containers
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Mildred Lyons
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'Oh dear, this is so sudden

'Oh dear, this is so sudden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Miss May Hartshorn
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1906
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'The Spit' Middle Harbour.

'The Spit' Middle Harbour.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Bark painting 'Tree Spirit' by David Malangi, Milingimbi, 1967

Bark painting 'Tree Spirit' by David Malangi, Milingimbi, 19...

J Davidson collection no. 3
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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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1967
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Press pass Parliamentary Press Gallery, 1975

Press pass Parliamentary Press Gallery, 1975

Graeme Thomson collection
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Passes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1975
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting Mimi Spirits

Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting Mimi Spirits

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Prints
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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Engraved boab nut 'The Eloping Couple and the Husband's Revenge' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'The Eloping Couple and the Husband's Reve...

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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Women warn that life in the Anglican Church may be a health hazard

Women warn that life in the Anglican Church may be a health ...

Movement for the Ordination of Women collection
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Political badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Church of England
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1984
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Child's drawing of a van by Gary Waninya

Child's drawing of a van by Gary Waninya

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gary Waninya
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Courtroom sketch 'To take advantage of laxity in any prey species...' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982

Courtroom sketch 'To take advantage of laxity in any prey sp...

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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Working Men's Association Port Adelaide No.2496

Working Men's Association Port Adelaide No.2496

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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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Entering the main street, Port Macquarie

Entering the main street, Port Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A week end 'bag' shooting on the Talifu lake (Erh Hai) Self and Evans Dec 1917

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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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Circular metal film canister

Circular metal film canister

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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Collector's teaspoon, OPPY, ROCHESTER VIC

Collector's teaspoon, OPPY, ROCHESTER VIC

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Teaspoons
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A real Pick-me-up

A real Pick-me-up

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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1906
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Portrait photograph of Thelma Clune

Portrait photograph of Thelma Clune

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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