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Blue card holder with coat of arms

Blue card holder with coat of arms

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Card holders
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Della Parkilari
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Woolloomooloo Bay, Sydney

Woolloomooloo Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolloomooloo Bay, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Miss Nellie Stewart

Miss Nellie Stewart

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Talma & Co
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Garden Party for Bishop Barlow

Garden Party for Bishop Barlow

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver with accompanying leather holster and label referring to the bushranger incident.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Revolvers
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United States of America
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Samuel Colt
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1850
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Swearing-In Holy Bible belonging to Neville Bonner encased within a box

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Neville Bonner collection
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Bibles
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Glass plate negative - Child carrying boomerang, tidal mud flat off King Sound, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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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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Postcards
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Diary of George Dovers, Antarctica 1911-1913

Diary of George Dovers, Antarctica 1911-1913

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Diaries
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Antarctica
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George H. Dovers
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1911
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Cream-coloured dance program with 'Tuesday, Galatea Ball' handwritten on the front

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Grevillea Wilsoni, clemetis pubescens

Grevillea Wilsoni, clemetis pubescens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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Grevillea alpina

Grevillea alpina

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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Courtroom sketch 'Prof. Plueckhaln' by Veronica O'Leary dated 22 October 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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The Black Ant, Uaipa

The Black Ant, Uaipa

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Yarra Beach, Botany

Yarra Beach, Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Schools demonstration, Fremantle Oval, WA

Schools demonstration, Fremantle Oval, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Ngurti' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Ngurti' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Containers
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Jilji Bore, Western Australia, Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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Dhari (headdress) by George Nona

Dhari (headdress) by George Nona

George Nona collection
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Headdresses
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Torres Strait, ,
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Mr George Nona
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Dr W P & G Faithfull in account balance

Dr W P & G Faithfull in account balance

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Financial records
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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Group of little people

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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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Centipeda Cunninghami

Centipeda Cunninghami

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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Hunter Bailie Memorial church, Annandale

Hunter Bailie Memorial church, Annandale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Photographic prints
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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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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Balmoral Beach, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Balmoral Beach, Sydney Harbour, 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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1912
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Convict love token from J.F., 1828

Convict love token from J.F., 1828

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Boondara - showing horses pulling wagons loaded with wool bales; dated Aug 1918.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain Legal teams. Justice Muirhead & Jury.' 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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Aboriginal Land Rights

Aboriginal Land Rights

Terry Fox collection
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Political badges
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Four letters of condolence to Mrs Clark and two photographs

Four letters of condolence to Mrs Clark and two photographs

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Letters
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Alex Henry, Draper & Clothier...Number One Drapery Warehouse, Turriff, March, 1929

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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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1929
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BLUFF No 2

BLUFF No 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Harding & Billings
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When A Man Grows Old!

When A Man Grows Old!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Auckland, North Island, New Zealand
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Harding & Billings
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Macquarie Lighthouse, Sydney

Macquarie Lighthouse, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Outer South Head, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woolwich Point, Lane Cove River

Woolwich Point, Lane Cove River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, 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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First prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

First 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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Wooden pack saddle consisting of an A-shaped timber frame with items attached by wire, chains and straps

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John Swain collection
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Saddles
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles Carter
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1933
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Flavelle Roberts & Sankey's of Brisbane exhibit at the Franco-British Exhibition

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Queen Alexandra
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1908
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Gararra (fishing) spear with three metal prongs - made by Rod Mason

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Rodney Mason collection
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Spears
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Rodney Mason
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2011
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The Pool, Dee Why, NSW

The Pool, Dee Why, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dee Why, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bathurst District Hospital Womans' [sic] Auxiliary

Bathurst District Hospital Womans' [sic] Auxiliary

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Ram 'Field Marshal  Jnr'

Ram 'Field Marshal Jnr'

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Photographs
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Gatji, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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My father is fisherman

My father is fisherman

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary E. Kantilla
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'Opossum tree story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1966

'Opossum tree story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1966

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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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Chinese labour indenture certificate between Ng Hong and J B Simpson issued in Sydney in 1851

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Tim McCormick collection
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Indentures
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ng Hong
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1851
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Main Street, Mittagong, N.S.W

Main Street, Mittagong, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mittagong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Weir, Camden

The Weir, Camden

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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'Barama spreads the Sacred Law', by Narritjin Maymuru

'Barama spreads the Sacred Law', by Narritjin Maymuru

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Narritjin Maymuru
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Enfield, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Enfield Progressive Association
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Black and white photograph - Edgar Percival between two assistants

Black and white photograph - Edgar Percival between two assi...

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Photographs
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Convict love token from William Holland

Convict love token from William Holland

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1907
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Panorama left side - Australian Camp - Mena, Cairo

Panorama left side - Australian Camp - Mena, Cairo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting

Bark painting

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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Lipundja
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1966
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Aboriginal breastplate for Tumberilagong, Chief of the Nuneree Tribe

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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Two photographs on card entitled Group of natives and Rev. J. Bulmer, and Mission house and church

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Nicholas Caire collection
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Photographs
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Nicholas Caire
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Robert Lionel Faithfull

Robert Lionel Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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