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Willanga Cottages by Gordon Syron

Willanga Cottages by Gordon Syron

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1982
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Australia Day 1917, Their Sacrifice is Worth Your Sacrifice - for Soldiers, Sailors and Nurses

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Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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Where heaven and earth are one, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

Where heaven and earth are one, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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La Perouse

La Perouse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs F Clarke
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1908
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Ferrier's Lever Wool Press, Serial No 1831, made by Humble & Sons, Geelong, c.1912

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Department of Administrative Services collection
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Wool presses
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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Humble and Sons
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1876
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney

Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Balmoral Beach

Balmoral Beach

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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Windsor House Boat

Windsor House Boat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hert's Stairs, Rocks, Sydney

Hert's Stairs, Rocks, Sydney

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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Helping Hand

Helping Hand

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Community posters
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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George Street, Sydney

George Street, Sydney

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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Accounts book

Accounts book

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Ledgers
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1864
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Postcard featuring a coloured illustration of an angel holding a white dove

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Alluvial Mining. Heathcote

Alluvial Mining. Heathcote

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sporting Girls

Sporting Girls

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Six documents, and a lace sample

Six documents, and a lace sample

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

Papuan Official collection
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Torso armour
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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'Kunkun' by Nora Nangapa, Nora Wompi, Bugai Whylouter, Kumpaya Girgaba, 2008

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Nora Nangapa
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2008
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devo

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devo

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Burnished, wooden fighting club

Burnished, wooden fighting club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Clubs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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'Kaninjaku' by Kumpaya Girgaba, 2008

'Kaninjaku' by Kumpaya Girgaba, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Parnngurr, Western Australia, Australia
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Kumpaya Girgaba
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2008
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Bonny Mary of Argyle

Bonny Mary of Argyle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts an abstract pattern of cross-hatching with horizontal and vertical lines.

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 04/06/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Manakudok-adjiripa, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Djalara
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Painting depicts two rainbow snakes

Painting depicts two rainbow snakes

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Fred D. Narraldol
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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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'Lampu, Kurninarra, Kartalapuru, Kujuwarri' by Kuji Rosie Goodjie, 2007

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Kuji R. Goodjie
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2007
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

Papuan Official collection
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Torso armour
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Transcription of Hobart Monument, 25 September 1865

Transcription of Hobart Monument, 25 September 1865

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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1865
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Painting depicts a fresh water crocodile surrounded by one

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Gubargu
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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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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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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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QSL card for VK5Z

QSL card for VK5Z

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Nowra Bridge

Nowra Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts hollow logs, flying foxes and human figures

Painting depicts hollow logs, flying foxes and human figures

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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Binyinuwuy
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1966
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Motor Fishing Vessel Hong Hai, which transported 38 Vietnamese refugees to Australia in 1978

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Tran Thi Nga collection
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Fishing boats
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An-Hoa, Kien Gaing, Vietnam
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Captain Van S. Truong
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1969
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Painting is divided into 8 sections with 4 birds & 4 lizards

Painting is divided into 8 sections with 4 birds & 4 lizards

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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Grand Sal'am

Grand Sal'am

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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Machattie Park, Bathurst, 1905

Machattie Park, Bathurst, 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Linocut of diving helmet titled 'Au Karem ar Araigi le' by Ellarose Savage, 2012

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Ellarose Savage collection no.2
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Linocuts
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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2012
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Australia. Manly Beach. Sydney

Australia. Manly Beach. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Album containing 80 photographs of the gardens at Camelot, and AIF soldiers in Fremantle and at Gallipoli

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photograph albums
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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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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1935
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Mena Camp Tramp Terminus - (Cairo)

Mena Camp Tramp Terminus - (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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Sugar Bag  Dreaming

Sugar Bag Dreaming

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 07/09/1973 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bob Bilinyarra
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Convict love token from F. Robinson, 1831

Convict love token from F. Robinson, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Fairy Frolic

Fairy Frolic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney South View

Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney South View

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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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Cairo

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Cairo

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Cairo, Egypt
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1931
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Taemas Bridge near Yass

Taemas Bridge near Yass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Taemas, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Australia greets America

Australia greets America

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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Film-script titled 'Penny Plain, Twopence Coloured'

Film-script titled 'Penny Plain, Twopence Coloured'

Everitt and George Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Untitled painting by Billy Petyarre

Untitled painting by Billy Petyarre

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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Billy Petyarre
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1990
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Zeiss Ikon Nettar camera and case

Zeiss Ikon Nettar camera and case

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Cameras
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Commander 3 1/2 years, Sold to Stephen Osborne, 40 guineas

Commander 3 1/2 years, Sold to Stephen Osborne, 40 guineas

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Photographs
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The Great Australian (Bite)

The Great Australian (Bite)

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 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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Carved and decorated wooden stingray made by Mani Luki in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

Carved and decorated wooden stingray made by Mani Luki in Sn...

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mani Luki
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1965
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Kind Regards From Newtown

Kind Regards From Newtown

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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