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I like climbing coconut tree

I like climbing coconut tree

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Fiona Kerinaiua
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Factory made squared wooden clothes peg with metal band

Factory made squared wooden clothes peg with metal band

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Glass plate negative - Distributing sweets to school children at Alice Springs, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Irramaru (Tiwi word for eagle)

Irramaru (Tiwi word for eagle)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John V. Orsto
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Tureen marked with the crest of the Union Club of Hobart Town, made by Minton & Boyle, about 1840

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Terence Lane collection
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Tureens
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Stoke-on-Trent, England
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Minton and Boyle
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1840
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T&G Building & King William Street, Adelaide, SA

T&G Building & King William Street, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Suspension bridge, Queanbeyan

Suspension bridge, Queanbeyan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Nature's Gift ,The Timber Industry, NSW

Nature's Gift ,The Timber Industry, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting no. 4, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla making Minalinka lagoon

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Cream-coloured partial dance program with 'Engagement; Mrs Quodling's Wedding 1868' handwritten inside

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1868
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Spear

Spear

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Envelope addressed to E R Deane Esq

Envelope addressed to E R Deane Esq

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Edgar R. Deane
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Australian flag recovered from the ruins of the World Trade Center, New York, after September 11, 2001

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World Trade Center Australian Flag collection
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Australian flags
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New York, United States of America
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New York Police Department
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2001
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Arches and spires, Torrens lake, Adelaide, SA

Arches and spires, Torrens lake, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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A two storey building and street lamp with brick pedestal

A two storey building and street lamp with brick pedestal

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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QSL card for VK-208

QSL card for VK-208

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Bert Wright and Bill Winterbottom with 600 rabbit pairs for the Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland

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Bert Wright collection
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Black and white photograph - Adelmann family with Kandas and Karoline at Herbertshill

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Dieter Kohl collection
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Postcard featuring Wanganui, New Zealand

Postcard featuring Wanganui, New Zealand

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wanganui, New Zealand
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Students outside a school at Warat

Students outside a school at Warat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Illustration of flowers and a Christmas verse,

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Concepta Puautjinni
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Convict love token from Thomas Barnes, born October 8 1805

Convict love token from Thomas Barnes, born October 8 1805

Timothy Millett collection
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Tintype portrait of a young child

Tintype portrait of a young child

Bothwell Museum collection
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Bothwell Museum
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Postcard featuring railway station, Sydney

Postcard featuring railway station, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kangaroo dressed as soldier

Kangaroo dressed as soldier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fire at Grafton May 27th 1908

Fire at Grafton May 27th 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Cronulla Beach & Hotel Cecil, Sydney, NSW

Cronulla Beach & Hotel Cecil, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cronulla Beach, Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cream-coloured partial dance program BALL, 15th May 1867

Cream-coloured partial dance program BALL, 15th May 1867

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1867
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The Blue Mts The Bluffs Mt Victoria

The Blue Mts The Bluffs Mt Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Pair of boots used by Jim Pike

Pair of boots used by Jim Pike

Jim Pike collection
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Boots
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'Cavan', Yass.

'Cavan', Yass.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cavan Station, Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Crescent shaped stone scraper

Crescent shaped stone scraper

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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The Town Hall at Nguiu

The Town Hall at Nguiu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anacleta Timaepatua
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Slipcast terracotta mug with mukata (beanie) design, made by Peter Ward using Ernabella artists designs, for Alice Springs Beanie Festival, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Peter Ward
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2004
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The Kostules Rule

The Kostules Rule

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Instruction booklets
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Australian Troops March Through London - H.R.H Prince of Wales Taking the Salute

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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Raising the Japanese Midget Submarine

Raising the Japanese Midget Submarine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1942
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Throwing the spear

Throwing the spear

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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Cartoon of Paul Keating pulling a rabbit out of a hat

Cartoon of Paul Keating pulling a rabbit out of a hat

John Shakespeare collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr John Shakespeare
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1992
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie C. Kerinaiua
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World Tournament in Perth - Australia v England August 22nd 1967

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History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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By Nelson's Column 1897: Some Folks Who Have Done Their Duty

By Nelson's Column 1897: Some Folks Who Have Done Their Duty

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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1897
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Wellington, NZ - Jervois Quay

Wellington, NZ - Jervois Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Jervois Quay, Wellington, North Island, New Zealand
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1907
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Brother Jones : 'And what became of Brother Brown?

Brother Jones : 'And what became of Brother Brown?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Vehicle compliance plate for Prototype No. 1 Holden sedan

Vehicle compliance plate for Prototype No. 1 Holden sedan

Ian Metherall collection
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Motor car components
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Detroit, Michigan, United States of America
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1946
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Courtroom sketch 'Darwin Court. Jury and Ian Barker, QC.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 20 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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Kookaburras

Kookaburras

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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Palm Beach NSW

Palm Beach NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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From the Willow Bridge, Warburton, Vic

From the Willow Bridge, Warburton, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Warburton, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Black and white photographic postcard of Hotel Bondi

Black and white photographic postcard of Hotel Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Naomi Tipakalippa
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Scots Church - Church Hill

Scots Church - Church Hill

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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QSL card for VK2HH

QSL card for VK2HH

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Mountain Rest, Sassafras, Victoria

Mountain Rest, Sassafras, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sassafras, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1914
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Painting by Gordon Syron entitled 'Water hole of the sleepy lizard', 1983

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1983
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Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1887
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Identity badge belonging to Jack Heenan showing the Holden logo

Identity badge belonging to Jack Heenan showing the Holden l...

Jack Heenan collection
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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Child's drawing of night-time camp scene by Ancilla Munkara, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ancilla Munkara
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Postcard featuring Broken Hill

Postcard featuring Broken Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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