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Bark Painting depicting the body painting for Kulama initiation by Deaf Tommy in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

Bark Painting depicting the body painting for Kulama initiat...

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Deaf Tommy, Pukualamiri
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1965
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Ceramic tankard ceramic with Aboriginal motifs of animals

Ceramic tankard ceramic with Aboriginal motifs of animals

JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 3
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Tankards
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Gymea, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rita Chin
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1954
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Castlereigh St in Sydney

Castlereigh St in Sydney

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 Charls Tarrier, 1832

Convict love token from Charls Tarrier, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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People standing in a river and rowing boats, with a bridge in the background.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Girls of Gottenberg - The Titsi-Bitsi Girl

The Girls of Gottenberg - The Titsi-Bitsi Girl

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Peace the No.1 Issue

Peace the No.1 Issue

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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T-shirts
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1984
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Fowler's Vacola sauce bottle

Fowler's Vacola sauce bottle

Rolfe and Mavis Bridle collection
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Food preserving bottles
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Blowering Basin, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Mavis Bridle
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1930
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Hawkesbury R. Railway Bridge

Hawkesbury R. Railway Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A beach scene.

A beach scene.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial jury by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Fork

Fork

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Forks
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Good wishes from the land of the golden fleece to the stars and stripes

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fred Daly  and a man in an office

Fred Daly and a man in an office

Fred Daly collection
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Cec Burgness Fund

Cec Burgness Fund

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Badge 'Palestine Exhibition 87'

Badge 'Palestine Exhibition 87'

General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Commemorative badges
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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General Palestinian Delegation
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1987
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Black and white photograph of thirteen men including Fred Daly and two women seated at large conference tables, 1961

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Fred Daly collection
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Berlin, Germany
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1961
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View of other ships in harbour from deck of ship

View of other ships in harbour from deck of ship

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Two turtles underwater

Two turtles underwater

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Child's drawing Marrambi's story

Child's drawing Marrambi's story

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marrambi
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Ayers Rock honey

Ayers Rock honey

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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It'll never catch on

It'll never catch on

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Seaplane of Dependo (who intends to fly around the world) in Sydney Cove 23rd July 1925

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Sydney Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1925
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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South West Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Dustpan brush

Dustpan brush

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dustpan and brush sets
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Solarplate print, Flowers, by Nyuwara Tapaya

Solarplate print, Flowers, by Nyuwara Tapaya

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Kunmanara Tapaya
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1997
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Carriage driving whip and holder

Carriage driving whip and holder

Mary Willsallen collection
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Whips
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Jugiong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Anthony M. Willsallen
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Samuel
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Child's drawing of Runyiwuy outstation

Child's drawing of Runyiwuy outstation

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Runyiwuy
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Correct Map of Australia - Uncle Sam in Australia

Correct Map of Australia - Uncle Sam in Australia

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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'Rakay', bark painting, native plant species

'Rakay', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2013
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A border of birds

A border of birds

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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N.D.L. S.S.

N.D.L. S.S. "BREEMEN" passing out of Sydney Heads

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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NSW Women's Hockey Association club badge

NSW Women's Hockey Association club badge

Thompson Family collection
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Club badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Jiboom

Jiboom

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Wood carvings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1962
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Letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 28 July 1877

Letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 28 July 1877

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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Montreal, Canada
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1877
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Postcard featuring a colored print of a military officer in full green uniform, full length riding boots, cap and sword

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Telegram from Alice Smith Caulfield Hospital

Telegram from Alice Smith Caulfield Hospital

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Telegrams
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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Child's drawing - Tasmanian Tiger by S Clarke age 8yrs

Child's drawing - Tasmanian Tiger by S Clarke age 8yrs

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tasmania, Australia
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S Clarke
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Children at an annual country horse race, 1905 to 1912

Children at an annual country horse race, 1905 to 1912

Horse photographs and ephemera collection no. 2
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Photographic postcards
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1905
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Painting depicting ground designs used in Tingari ceremonies

Painting depicting ground designs used in Tingari ceremonies

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pini Tjapaltjarri
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1981
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Soup spoon

Soup spoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup spoons
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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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, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Hotel Rex, Potts Pt, Sydney, NSW

Hotel Rex, Potts Pt, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Large wooden clock presented to Mrs Kitchin by the people of Hoddles Creek, Victoria, on 27 April 1929

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Bette McLean collection
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Clocks
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Hoddles Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Bertha E. Kitchin
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1929
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Child's drawing of yams by Lillian Yunupingu, Yirrkala NT

Child's drawing of yams by Lillian Yunupingu, Yirrkala NT

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lillian Yunupingu
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Ground plan of the podium for the 1986 Papal Mass in Canberra [by Munns, Sly & Partners Pty Ltd]

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Papal Visit Office collection
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Architectural drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Munns Sly & Partners Pty Ltd
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1986
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Audley National Park, Sydney N.S.W.

Audley National Park, Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Audley, Royal National Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Sheep Drover

A Sheep Drover

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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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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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cosmas
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Poster - 'One, We are Oppressed as Black People, Both Men and Women, and Two, as Women'

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Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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South Africa, Africa
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United Nations
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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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Martin
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Old Man's Dreaming, made and painted by Mick Wallankarri Tjakamarra, 1975

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Goodmans collection
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Boomerangs
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Wallankarri Tjakamarra
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1970
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Mulga wood desk calendar presented to R E M Mitchell by the Staff of Minter, Simpson & Co, on 31 March 1939

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Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Desk calendars
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1939
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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GPO and Martin Place, Sydney NSW

GPO and Martin Place, Sydney NSW

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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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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The Kostules Rule

The Kostules Rule

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Instruction booklets
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