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VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1958 - Melbourne Blue

VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1958 - Melbourne Blue

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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20 wooden and metal braille punches

20 wooden and metal braille punches

Dulcie May Magnus collection
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Punches
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Paxton's Flower Garden

Paxton's Flower Garden

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Silk cloth bearing a printed testimony of admiration to the Campbells for repelling an attack on Goimbla by bushrangers John Gilbert, Ben Hall, and John O'Meally (killed) on 19 November 1863

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Veda Hope collection
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Commemorative objects
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Beaver
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1863
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Native Bear and Aboriginal Lighting a Fire

Native Bear and Aboriginal Lighting a Fire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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ALA

ALA

Andrew Reeves collection no. 3
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Badges
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Waterside Workers Federation (Port Adelaide Branch)
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Boomerang

Boomerang

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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German Kulture - Retribution

German Kulture - Retribution

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Flower Clock from Play School

Flower Clock from Play School

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection - Play School
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Clocks
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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Letter of condolence

Letter of condolence

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Letters
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1905"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1905
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Paper tape reader designed by Kevin Rosolen to be used with the SNOCOM computer

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Kevin Rosolen collection
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Computer components
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Kevin Rosolen
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1958
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Middle Harbor, Sydney

Middle Harbor, Sydney

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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1910
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of botanist, physician, zoologist and taxonomist Carolus Linnaeus

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Wedgwood & Bentley Portrait Medallions collection
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Portrait medallions
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England
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Wedgwood
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1775
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The railway station from across the river, Adelaide, SA

The railway station from across the river, 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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Convict love token from George Crane, 1830

Convict love token from George Crane, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Tittell Brune

Tittell Brune

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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In the Memorial Reserve, Wangaratta, Vic

In the Memorial Reserve, Wangaratta, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Handwritten poem titled A

Handwritten poem titled A "Dirge" for 1934

John Collinson Close collection
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Manuscripts
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1934
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Postcard depicting Bland Holt

Postcard depicting Bland Holt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Glen Lewis, Lambton

Glen Lewis, Lambton

Gaston Renard collection
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Photographic postcards
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Lambton, New South Wales, Australia
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Goannas of Early Dreamtime legend.

Goannas of Early Dreamtime legend.

Crafts Council of Australia collection
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Fingal's Cave, Staffa

Fingal's Cave, Staffa

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Horse-shoe Bend, Smythe's Creek, Great Ocean Road, Vic

Horse-shoe Bend, Smythe's Creek, Great Ocean Road, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Smythes Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Film negative - Small palm trees and other vegetation, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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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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1928
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Portrait photograph of Michael Riley

Portrait photograph of Michael Riley

Jon Lewis collection
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Jon Lewis
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Second prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Second prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelope addressed to E R Deane Esq

Envelope addressed to E R Deane Esq

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Edgar R. Deane
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Black swan

Black swan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Beautiful Shoalhaven River, Nowra, NSW

Beautiful Shoalhaven River, Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1888"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1888
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1942
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Bark painting depicting animals at a sacred site by Jimmy Nakkurridjdjilmi Nganjmirra of Gunbalanya, 1970

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Jimmy N. Nganjmirra
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1970
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The Battleship

The Battleship "Orion" Firing a Broadside

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, Great Britain
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Ward, Lock and Co Ltd
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The Brisbane Tug Coy's Excursion Steamer

The Brisbane Tug Coy's Excursion Steamer "Koopa"

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

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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LCO Aumuller Powhattan Hankow. Sailing today, love George, Innes

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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A Friend of a Friend of Mine!

A Friend of a Friend of Mine!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token, Mary Hill, May 11, 1826

Convict love token, Mary Hill, May 11, 1826

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1945
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Painting depicts a kingfish

Painting depicts a kingfish

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 18/01/1979 collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Banapana
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Cumberland River, Lorne

Cumberland River, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cumberland River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Daisy and Violet. The pretty grown-together Children

Daisy and Violet. The pretty grown-together Children

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - Local men lining one side of a safe place to cross a river, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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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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1928
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LockHing, Japanese Ware Store, No. 37, Queen's Rd, 3 March 1934

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Invoices
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1934
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16 millimetre movie camera used by Sir Robert Menzies

16 millimetre movie camera used by Sir Robert Menzies

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
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Movie cameras
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United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1948
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John Rodgers Marine Chronometer No 1/1853, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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John Rodgers
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1868
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The Saturday Magazine

The Saturday Magazine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Album containing 27 photographs of significant sites around Canberra, from the 1930's

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Betty Hall collection
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Photograph albums
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Commonwealth Government Printers
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1930
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John St, Camden

John St, Camden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Camden, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Children in front of dwellings, The Bungalow, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, 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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Natives climbing cocoanut trees, Fiji

Natives climbing cocoanut trees, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Grosvenor Hotel, Church Hill, Sydney, NSW

Grosvenor Hotel, Church Hill, Sydney, NSW

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gray-Nicolls cricket bat used by captain of the Australian Cricket Team, Greg Chappell, from 1981-1983

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Swan Richards collection
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Cricket bats
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Gray-Nicholls
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1981
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Brass drafting instrument and accompanying wooden case

Brass drafting instrument and accompanying wooden case

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drafting instruments
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Glass plate negative - An episode in the great fire ceremony, Forrest River mission, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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