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A Signal of Distress or the Xmas Visitor

A Signal of Distress or the Xmas Visitor

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1832
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Kookaburra

Kookaburra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Surfing at Bondi NSW

Surfing at Bondi NSW

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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Diary of Edgar Richard Mayne, containing details of the Australian Cricket Team tour to England and South Africa, 1921

Diary of Edgar Richard Mayne, containing details of the Aust...

Nanette Ward collection
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Diaries
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London, England
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Charles Letts and Co.
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1921
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Print - An Alarming Reason - We're Run away with No Mistake

Print - An Alarming Reason - We're Run away with No Mistake

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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Listen in to 2GB Every Sunday at 9am

Listen in to 2GB Every Sunday at 9am

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Colonial House Museum, Argyle Bond Store

The Colonial House Museum, Argyle Bond Store

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Emu & Snake, painted on a tea chest lid by Johnny Bamagal.

Emu & Snake, painted on a tea chest lid by Johnny Bamagal.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Bamagal
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1968
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Wood carving - female human figure - Yirrkala, 1948

Wood carving - female human figure - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Wooden container 'Snake Dreaming at Tjuntina', painted by Tommy Lowry Tjapaltjarri, 1977

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Containers
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tommy L. Tjapaltjarri
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1977
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Jay Jay Okocha

Jay Jay Okocha

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Invitation from the Governor General William Slim to meet the Ambassador of Germany

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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A terrier with ribbon collar, sitting on a cushion

A terrier with ribbon collar, sitting on a cushion

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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An Orchestral Rehearsal

An Orchestral Rehearsal

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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My House

My House

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Janice Murray
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bonny Mary of Argyle

Bonny Mary of Argyle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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A child with cropped hair sitting in a metal cot bed with a doll and books.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain giving evidence...' 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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Postcard of the shop of H Matthews General Merchant

Postcard of the shop of H Matthews General Merchant

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Emu egg engraving of an echidna

Emu egg engraving of an echidna

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Mintjungkatjanya

Mintjungkatjanya

Fred Myers collection
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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Folkestone Aero Speed Trophy presented by Mrs W.E. Davis, 1937

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Trophies
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Folkestone, Kent, England
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1937
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Archibald Memorial. Hyde Park. Sydney N.S.W.

Archibald Memorial. Hyde Park. Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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To Commemorate the visit of the American Fleet to Australia

To Commemorate the visit of the American Fleet to Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Convict love token from John Bournes, 1831

Convict love token from John Bournes, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Picture taking with the No.1A Autographic Kodak Junior...

Picture taking with the No.1A Autographic Kodak Junior...

Harold Stevens collection
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Instruction booklets
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New South Wales, Australia
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1922
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O Gauge House model train freight brake van

O Gauge House model train freight brake van

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Purchase slip from Takeda Bros. and Co., 1931

Purchase slip from Takeda Bros. and Co., 1931

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Receipts
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Takeda Bros & Co
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1931
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QSL card for VK6-QSL, The Ears of Western Australia

QSL card for VK6-QSL, The Ears of Western Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Violin made by William Auchterlonie, 1939

Violin made by William Auchterlonie, 1939

Raymond Holliday collection
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Barrenjack town looking north

Barrenjack town looking north

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Walk - Manly, N.S.W

Walk - Manly, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Creation Stories of the Manggalili Clan' by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, about 1965

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Department of Aboriginal Affairs collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1965
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Landscape with a fence in the foreground and industrial buildings in the background.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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St. Paul's Church from the South End of Swanston St., Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

St. Paul's Church from the South End of Swanston St., Melbou...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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A scene at the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

A scene at the 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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Leather photograph wallet with the initials W. P. F.

Leather photograph wallet with the initials W. P. F.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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William P. Faithfull
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Katzenjammer Castle & Helter Skelter Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Anderson
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1906
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Cobbler, King, Mogil Mogil

Cobbler, King, Mogil Mogil

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Mogil Mogil, New South Wales, Australia
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King Cobbler
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Dieppe

Dieppe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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'Dopey - Aug 18' Sheep at a trough

'Dopey - Aug 18' Sheep at a trough

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1918
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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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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Club

Club

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Papua, Indonesia
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Camp site, with a tent on the left and a man next to a stone chimney

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1906
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Hawker, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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High Street, Fremantle, and the vignette is captioned

High Street, Fremantle, and the vignette is captioned "King ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Advertising card featuring King vs Smith

Advertising card featuring King vs Smith

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ship with a funnel and two masts at anchor

Ship with a funnel and two masts at anchor

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cream cotton apron altered for Red Cross use during WWI fundraising

Cream cotton apron altered for Red Cross use during WWI fund...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Work aprons
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High Street, Yea, Vic

High Street, Yea, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Yea, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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View, La Perouse

View, La Perouse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A West Australian Aboriginal - Black Tracker

A West Australian Aboriginal - Black Tracker

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photographic postcard of Queen Elizabeth Drive, Bondi Beach, Sydney N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A street, probably in Bathurst.

A street, probably in Bathurst.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Calico bag for Uncle Toby's oats

Calico bag for Uncle Toby's oats

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Food storage bags
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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