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Wooden crossbow with bark string

Wooden crossbow with bark string

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Crossbows
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Envelope addressed to P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Untitled by Miriam Napanangka, 2007

Untitled by Miriam Napanangka, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kujuwarri, Western Australia, Australia
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Miriam Napanangka
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2007
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Certificate of naturalisation for Michael Victor Wensing

Certificate of naturalisation for Michael Victor Wensing

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1969
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Extract from Mr Charles Matcham's letters to a relative in England 1834

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 1

Robbery Under Arms, No. 1

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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1907
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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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Frances M. Ullungura
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Stage prop titled 'Lightening Stones'

Stage prop titled 'Lightening Stones'

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Props
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Desmonde Downing
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Clothes. Food We Eat.

Clothes. Food We Eat.

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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Albana Poantumilui
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Painting depicting modjarki, freshwater crocodile, by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru

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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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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1974
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Convict love token from George Norman

Convict love token from George Norman

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Young Women's Christian Association

Young Women's Christian Association

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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Star of the Sea - R.C. Church, Watson's Bay. N.S.W

Star of the Sea - R.C. Church, Watson's Bay. N.S.W

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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The Catholic Church
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Macquarie Point, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Macquarie Point, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Macquarie Point, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Billy, King of Bonnie Doon, Lorne

Billy, King of Bonnie Doon, Lorne

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Cast of a cochlear prototype implant.

Cast of a cochlear prototype implant.

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Experimental models
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Dog's coat in black fabric with bound edges associated with Milo Dunphy

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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1927
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Invitation to meet Hon. Nelson T. Johnson, Envoy extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of the United States of America, Canberra, 1941

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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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1941
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Town Hall and Methodist Church and First Hospital at Powlett

Town Hall and Methodist Church and First Hospital at Powlett

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Convict love token from James Farley, 1834

Convict love token from James Farley, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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U.S. Naval Display Jamestown, Hampton Roads Virginia

U.S. Naval Display Jamestown, Hampton Roads Virginia

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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Convict love token from J.E.

Convict love token from J.E.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from J.M., 1838

Convict love token from J.M., 1838

Timothy Millett collection
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Coogee Beach

Coogee Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Auburn Rd., Auburn

Auburn Rd., Auburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Tiwi story - the eagle and the hawk

A Tiwi story - the eagle and the hawk

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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Viola Kerinaiua
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Nice girl

Nice girl

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr Barker, Q.C, & Mr Pauling...' 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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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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Plane lost for 27 years

Plane lost for 27 years

Frank Proust collection
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Newspaper clippings
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1931
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FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY, Section J Class 122, Exhibitor A. L. Faithfull, Ewe 1 1/2 & under 2 1/2  Yrs

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1907
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George's River, Como, NSW

George's River, Como, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Como, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Postcard featuring East Terrace Adelaide

Postcard featuring East Terrace Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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The Junction, Annandale

The Junction, 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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1909
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'Djirird and Damala' by Narritjin Maymuru of Yirrkala, painted in Darwin, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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Bush hut

Bush hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Koala & kangaroo (2015) Carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Koala & kangaroo (2015) Carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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Good Luck from Marrickville

Good Luck from Marrickville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Thomas Burbury, 1832

Convict love token from Thomas Burbury, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bondi Beach, Sydney

Bondi Beach, Sydney

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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Ithaca, Ithaca Rd. Elizabeth Bay. N.S.W

Ithaca, Ithaca Rd. Elizabeth Bay. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Aboriginal Method of Lighting Fire

Australian Aboriginal Method of Lighting Fire

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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Charles H. Kerry
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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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Glass plate negative - Camels pulling the expedition buggy, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Photograph of line of mounted light horsemen

Photograph of line of mounted light horsemen

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Photographs
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Glass plate negative - Lipoma on right shoulder of a man called Raueruka, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Cooktown, N.Queensland

Cooktown, N.Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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HALL OF CHAMPIONS, Australian Soccer honours, JOHN WARREN, as a MEMBER for Outstanding Performance

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Awards
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Postcard featuring the gardens in Sturt Street, Ballarat, Victoria

Postcard featuring the gardens in Sturt Street, Ballarat, Vi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Wedding certificate

Wedding certificate

Margot Child collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1921
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Courtroom sketch 'Jury and defence counsel. 1982...' by Veronica O'Leary.

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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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Trial

Trial

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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Letter is from J A Coleman of J B Young, asking Mr Menzies, Senior Trade Commissioner, New York, to attend an awards function in New York, on their behalf

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Business letters
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New York, United States of America
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J A. Colman
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1964
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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1949
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Paperback book titled 'With Stoddart's Team in Australia' by Prince Ranjitsinhji, 1898

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Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Prince Kumar S. Ranjitsinhji
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1898
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