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Convict love token from Benjamin Cox, 1839

Convict love token from Benjamin Cox, 1839

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Untitled painting by Elsie Tilmouth

Untitled painting by Elsie Tilmouth

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Elsie Tilmouth
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1989
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'Two Women Mythology at Putja Rock Hole', painted by Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1977

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula
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1977
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Victorian greeting card featuring a Christmas message

Victorian greeting card featuring a Christmas message

Australian War Memorial collection
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Christmas cards
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Harriet Field
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Convict love token from H. Flood., 1844

Convict love token from H. Flood., 1844

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Sweet Dream of Faces

Sweet Dream of Faces

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Normanhurst, the school houses

Normanhurst, the school houses

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Normanhurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ebony walking stick presented to Sir George Houstoun Reid by Lloyd George on 27 March 1917

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Anne Fairbairn collection no. 4
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Walking-sticks
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London, England
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Sir George H. Reid
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1917
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Six day race, Berlin 17-23 February 1922 - Winner's sash

Six day race, Berlin 17-23 February 1922 - Winner's sash

Ken Ross collection
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Sashes
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Berlin, Germany
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Mr Ken Ross
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1922
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Stockman's Departure

Stockman's Departure

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Framed compilation of photographic portraits of the Australian XI Cricket Team, 1878

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Dave Gregory collection
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Portrait photographs
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Thomas F. Chuck
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1878
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At the waterhole

At the waterhole

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Photographic postcard depicting Syd C. Stewart, Character Comedian in Three of his Impersonations

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token for Thomas Lock

Convict love token for Thomas Lock

Convict Love Token collection no. 1
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Convict love tokens
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England
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1830
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Oil painting of an Aboriginal man and woman of the Goulburn area, 1854

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AR Browning collection
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Oil paintings
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas T. Balcombe
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1854
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The Novice kiss: Kissing Series no.3

The Novice kiss: Kissing Series no.3

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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White, blue and brown cabin cruiser boat with inboard motor

White, blue and brown cabin cruiser boat with inboard motor

Bart Sansbury collection
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Motor boats
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Point Pearce, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Bart Sansbury
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1991
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Photographs
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, NSW

Sydney Harbour Bridge, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Framed set of four black and white photographs relating to cane cutter Carmelo Mirabelli

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Man and woman being pulled through water by a boat.

Man and woman being pulled through water by a boat.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sydney, La Ville et le Port

Sydney, La Ville et le Port

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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Sydney Harbour

Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Harnessing the dogs and preparing to start on a sledging expedition

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Heliopolis Camp, Cairo

Heliopolis Camp, Cairo

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Australian Army
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1916
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Envelope addressed to Mrs Maple Brown at Springfield

Envelope addressed to Mrs Maple Brown at Springfield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Envelope addressed to Mr W Percy Faithfull

Envelope addressed to Mr W Percy Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Memorial Gardens, Yackandandah, Vic

Memorial Gardens, Yackandandah, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yackandandah, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wire peg with round wooden handle and wooden rollers

Wire peg with round wooden handle and wooden rollers

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Como - The Magical Manipulator

Como - The Magical Manipulator

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1897
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Watson's Bay, Sydney, NSW

Watson's Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Section of Bruck's Spinning Mills, Wangaratta, Vic

Section of Bruck's Spinning Mills, 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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HMS Mallow

HMS Mallow

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Kodak Ltd
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Transcription of Hobart Monument

Transcription of Hobart Monument

Margot Child collection
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Documents
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1845
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Postcard featuring a busy tram

Postcard featuring a busy tram

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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'Kumpupirntily' by Yanjimi Peter Rowlands, 2008

'Kumpupirntily' by Yanjimi Peter Rowlands, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Wiluna, Western Australia, Australia
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Yanjimi P. Rowlands
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2008
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Walking out with Angelina

Walking out with Angelina

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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1906
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Umpire's Examination Report

Umpire's Examination Report

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Reports
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Hyde Park, Sydney

Hyde Park, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Paintings
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Diana Boyer
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Agricultural Bureau of South Australia Exhibition of Women's Handicrafts Second Prize, 1937 awarded to Miss Huppatz

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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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1937
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Certificate of The Australian Service Order to SIR HUBERT OPPERMAN, KT, OBE, KGC, GCSJ, ASO, 18 December, 1990

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Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Certificates
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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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1948
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Postcard featuring 11 composite photographs showing scenes of women beneath banners

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kangaroo paw mounted in silver with a supporting stand and a globular gimbal-mounted cigar lighter

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Terence Lane collection
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Cigarette lighters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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James W Steeth & Son
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1940
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Pigmented oval shield

Pigmented oval shield

Olive Pink collection
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Shields
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Miss Olive Pink
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Dr W P & G Faithfull in account balance sheet with George Faithfull Cr

Dr W P & G Faithfull in account balance sheet with George Fa...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Financial records
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GPO Adelaide, SA

GPO 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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Ornamental shoulder band

Ornamental shoulder band

Dr William Warner collection
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Personal adornments
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Horses and Cowboy 1997, 1999

Horses and Cowboy 1997, 1999

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Young
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1997
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Drawing captioned 'Azaria Chamberlain Court Case, Darwin, Sept 82, Jo Darbyshire'

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Kerry Sharp collection
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Drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Jo Darbyshire
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1982
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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Instruction booklet titled 'Armstrong's How to Draw 'Em Short-Hand Way'

Instruction booklet titled 'Armstrong's How to Draw 'Em Shor...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 6
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Instruction booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Harrold B. Armstrong
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1944
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Tape measure

Tape measure

Jack Heenan collection
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Tape measures
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GM Holden Ltd
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1957
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Handwritten recipes

Handwritten recipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Painting depicts two fish, one is identified as a

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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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Yiwun Y. Maduwarr
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Photographs
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A river with a letter

A river with a letter "B" in the upper left corner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Zeiss 188014 binocular microscope and box

Zeiss 188014 binocular microscope and box

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Jena, Germany
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Carl Zeiss
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Letter from Reserve Bank to ATSIC

Letter from Reserve Bank to ATSIC

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Documents
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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