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Glass plate negative - Houses, Killalpaninna, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

Glass plate negative - Houses, Killalpaninna, South Australi...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Steamboat in harbour

Steamboat in harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kodak Ltd
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Aboriginal breastplate for Sawyer, King of Wickham Hill

Aboriginal breastplate for Sawyer, King of Wickham Hill

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Wickham Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Springfield Shearers, 1880.

Springfield Shearers, 1880.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Small brown vinyl suticase used to transport the late-Pleistocene Mungo cremation to Canberra by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Suitcases
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Lake Mungo, New South Wales, Australia
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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1925
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QSL card for VK2CG, Australia

QSL card for VK2CG, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Justice Muirhead.' 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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Aboriginal ceremony 'spearing the wild bull'

Aboriginal ceremony 'spearing the wild bull'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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View of Sorrento with hotel in the background

View of Sorrento with hotel in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sorrento, Victoria, Australia
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1909
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Sydney and Circular Quay

Sydney and Circular Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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An Aboriginal From Melbourne - The spear and boomerang are now, More emblems of my race; ...

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scout's Metalworker badge certificate

Scout's Metalworker badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1944
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Looking across the bay, Kiama, NSW

Looking across the bay, Kiama, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Scout's Plumber badge certificate

Scout's Plumber badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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Prototype multi-channel cochlear implant

Prototype multi-channel cochlear implant

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Cochlear implants
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Hatchet head

Hatchet head

Douglas Seaton collection
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Hatchets
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Atherton Tableland, Queensland, Australia
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Summer Hill Station

Summer Hill Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Manley [sic], Sydney

Manley [sic], Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Tomorrow night at 8

Tomorrow night at 8

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Swimming pool, Euroa, Vic

Swimming pool, Euroa, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Euroa, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Dyeline print titled 'Ivanhoe Camp'

Dyeline print titled 'Ivanhoe Camp'

Elizabeth Durack collection
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Ivanhoe Plain, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Elizabeth Durack
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1952
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Wedding certificate

Wedding certificate

Margot Child collection
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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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Mulga plaque made by Albert Namatjira

Mulga plaque made by Albert Namatjira

Albert Namatjira - TGH Strehlow collection no.2
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Plaques
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Albert Namatjira
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Alice in Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Alice in Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alice the Elephant
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1906
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Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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London, England
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Lannon Harley
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1832
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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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Gabriella Kantilla
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, dated 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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National Security (Man Power) Regulations 1943

National Security (Man Power) Regulations 1943

ET Fealy collection
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Information sheets
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Railway Station Waratah NSW

Railway Station Waratah NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Waratah, New South Wales, Australia
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QSL card for VK5WW

QSL card for VK5WW

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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Colour photograph of Barry Christophers and Joe McGinness sitting on the bonnet of a red car

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Barry Christophers collection
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Barry Christophers
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2000
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Pencil and wash drawing depicting a woman, by Butcher Joe Nangan

Pencil and wash drawing depicting a woman, by Butcher Joe Na...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Mosman Bay

Mosman Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mrs. Brough

Mrs. Brough

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Harding & Billings
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Elizabeth Street from Flinders Street Station, Melbourne

Elizabeth Street from Flinders Street Station, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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1914
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Nyngan

Nyngan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nyngan, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Blue hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1974

Blue hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [J...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Sydney Railway Station Illuminations, U.S.A. Fleet Visit

Sydney Railway Station Illuminations, U.S.A. Fleet Visit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Wet Season Dry Season.

Wet Season Dry Season.

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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Killian Kerinaiua
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Postcard featuring Canadian boxer Tommy Burns

Postcard featuring Canadian boxer Tommy Burns

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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A town near water

A town near water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Remnant of a Paisley shawl from which a coat was cut by Germaine Greer, 1969

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Germaine Greer Coat collection
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Shawls
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Professor Germaine Greer
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Wharf Hardie Bay

Wharf Hardie Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Stretched possum skin with wooden pegs

Stretched possum skin with wooden pegs

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Samples
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Pencil sketch depicting a woman

Pencil sketch depicting a woman

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Photograph print depicting the Toy Theatre with illuminated electric llights

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Everitt and George Family collection
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Sydney 2000 Olympic Games cauldron

Sydney 2000 Olympic Games cauldron

Project 2000 Taskforce Olympic Games collection
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Cauldrons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Olympic Federation
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2000
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Hungarian Lilliputians Midget City

Hungarian Lilliputians Midget City

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hungary
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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S.S. Malta 6,094 tons. 4,500 h.p.

S.S. Malta 6,094 tons. 4,500 h.p.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Laughing Jackass

Laughing Jackass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Fifteen girls and five boys at the birthday party for Florence Ethel Faithfull and Mary Bryden, on the verandah at Springfield.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token from J. Clark, 1831

Convict love token from J. Clark, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Glass plate negative - Heavitree Gap, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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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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Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885

Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1885
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 2

Robbery Under Arms, No. 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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Black peaked jockey cap in silk satin

Black peaked jockey cap in silk satin

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Caps
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