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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Gagarrar, Menyaba and Wuluwulg - a Bremer Island story

Gagarrar, Menyaba and Wuluwulg - a Bremer Island story

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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1910
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Swimming pool, Sandelong Park, Mildura, Vic

Swimming pool, Sandelong Park, Mildura, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Railway Bridge, Bridgewater, South Australia

Railway Bridge, Bridgewater, South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bridgewater, Adelaide Hills, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a photograph of German sailors and officials on Wingecarribee Riverbank, Berrima, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Berrima, New South Wales, Australia
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Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW

Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Acacia longifolia

Acacia longifolia

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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1876
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A young Australian

A young Australian

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Girl wearing a pink ribbon in her hair and no shirt

Girl wearing a pink ribbon in her hair and no shirt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Lightning Man, Namaragan depicted on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Lightning Man, Namaragan depicted on paper, Oenpelli, 19...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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1948
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Edward C. Bingham Bryden in a sailor suit seated on a mock bridge

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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View at Lorne, Vic

View at Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Letter from William Mussen to Alexander Mussen, September 1864

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Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Montreal, Canada
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William Mussen
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1864
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Australian Palace, Queensland Court, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Painting no. 2, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla leaves Narabyllgan and travels north

Painting no. 2, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goo...

Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

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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1908
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Photograph of Winnie O'Sullivan standing in front of the bow of a ship

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Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographs
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San Francisco, California, United States of America
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Winnie O'Sullivan
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1917
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This is a map of Bathurst Island. X we live here.

This is a map of Bathurst Island. X we live here.

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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Mark V. Puautjimi
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Mildred

Mildred

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney (Showing Road)

Rushcutters Bay, Sydney (Showing Road)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Coogee Bay and Aquarium

Coogee Bay and Aquarium

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Bay, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hair and fibre string belt from Melville or Bathurst Island

Hair and fibre string belt from Melville or Bathurst Island

Charles Hart collection
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Personal adornments
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Envelope containing handwritten notes and postage stamps

Envelope containing handwritten notes and postage stamps

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain. Sept. 82...' by Veronica O'Leary, dated September 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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Smiling woman

Smiling woman

Tania Verstak collection
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Photographs
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Steps leading up through ferns.

Steps leading up through ferns.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Giant clam shell

Giant clam shell

Australian Fisheries Management Authority collection
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Shells
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Handwritten recipe for an ointment

Handwritten recipe for an ointment

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Water buffalo carved by Albert Croker, Melville Island, 1964

Water buffalo carved by Albert Croker, Melville Island, 1964

Albert Croker collection
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Wood carvings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Croker
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1964
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Farm workers at Boondara

Farm workers at Boondara

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Convict love token from Henry Stanley, 1837

Convict love token from Henry Stanley, 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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George Str., Sydney

George Str., Sydney

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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Bark painting, Malay  Prau, painted by Yalioura on Groote Eylandt, April 1948

Bark painting, Malay Prau, painted by Yalioura on Groote Ey...

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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Yalioura
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1948
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William Alfred Harris wearing a cap, with his wife, Jessie (nee Baker) and their children.

William Alfred Harris wearing a cap, with his wife, Jessie (...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Swimming baths, The Bogey Hole, Newcastle

Swimming baths, The Bogey Hole, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bogey Hole, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss E Russell
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1904
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New Forest, Hampshire

New Forest, Hampshire

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Convict love token engraved to Ann Cartwright, 1838

Convict love token engraved to Ann Cartwright, 1838

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from S. P[almer?], 1841

Convict love token from S. P[almer?], 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Plate No. 2 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No. 2 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Botanical Gardens, showing Levy Memorial Fountain.

Botanical Gardens, showing Levy Memorial Fountain.

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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1904
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Green dance program titled 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE'

Green dance program titled 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Certificate of free pardon

Certificate of free pardon

Owen Suffolk's Free Pardon collection
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Certificates
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Victoria, Australia
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Sir John H. Manners-Sutton
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1866
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Liberal Party leaflet for the 1975 federal election: Gough a Bigger Mouth than Jaws!

Liberal Party leaflet for the 1975 federal election: Gough a...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 4
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Advertising leaflets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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The Liberal Party of Australia
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1975
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I like eating goose my father hunt it

I like eating goose my father hunt it

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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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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Fancy! Mr. and Mrs. Bland Holt

Fancy! Mr. and Mrs. Bland Holt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Black and white autographed photographic postcard of Australian swimmer Les Boardman

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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James C. Cruden
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1912
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Dunolly Hackneys

Dunolly Hackneys

Mary Willsallen collection
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Documents
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Lasiopetalum Baueri

Lasiopetalum Baueri

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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1876
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The pioneer

The pioneer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Jackson Mclean
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Painting depicts a kingfish

Painting depicts a kingfish

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 18/01/1979 collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Banapana
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Aboriginal in Devils Mask

Aboriginal in Devils Mask

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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Blue dance program titled 'Programme, Government House, 1868'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1968
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Patterns
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Autographed photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey, Toowoomba, Queensland

Autographed photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey, Toow...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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C W. Callaghan
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Royal Visit Souvenir Program (for visit by Queen Elizabeth II to Canberra in 1954)

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Programs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Northern Territory Natives, John Burnett

Northern Territory Natives, John Burnett

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black's Camp, Queensland

Black's Camp, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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