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Round split cane coiled basket

Round split cane coiled basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Baskets
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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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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sarah Oscar
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Access to the Australia was easy during the great ice age

Access to the Australia was easy during the great ice age

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Jervis Bay, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Simon
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Environmental Textures

Environmental Textures

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Delia Summers collection
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Plates
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Tasmania, Australia
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Delia Summers
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The Bali ten & eleven

The Bali ten & eleven

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Matt Golding
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Cartoons
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Mr Matt Golding
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2006
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'Galurra - Gutjawutja', bark painting, native plant species

'Galurra - Gutjawutja', 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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Nulladulla

Nulladulla

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1972
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GRANVILLE SHOW 1952, blue felt show pennant with gold-coloured block text

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Colledge Family collection
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Prizes
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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Nell McLarty and Elsie Deane standing on a bridge near a canal, Holland, May 1937

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Elsie Deane collection
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Photographs
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The Netherlands
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Elsie Deane
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1937
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Wanderer Butterfly, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 5 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Stereo photographs
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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QSL card for VK-RJ

QSL card for VK-RJ

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Olive Pink collection
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Boomerangs
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Miss Olive Pink
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New Year Greetings

New Year Greetings

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913-1963...Souvenir of City of Canberra Jubilee Celebrations...

1913-1963...Souvenir of City of Canberra Jubilee Celebration...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Booklets
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A woman standing behind a barrier, with a cave 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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Azolla Fliculoides

Azolla Fliculoides

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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1873
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Mother-of-pearl button

Mother-of-pearl button

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Buttons
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Poster

Poster

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Posters
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'Two Women Mythology at Putja Rock Hole', painted by Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1977

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula
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1977
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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Clare Agricultural & Horticultural Society
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Set of three official standard gun-metal grain measures

Set of three official standard gun-metal grain measures

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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Cyathorphora Pteridoides

Cyathorphora Pteridoides

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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1873
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Trick photograph of Carmelo Mirabelli holding reversible jacket

Trick photograph of Carmelo Mirabelli holding reversible jac...

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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An indoor swimming pool.

An indoor swimming pool.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sydney Harbour N.S.W

Sydney Harbour N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr E V. Myers
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Envelope with an illustration of a merino ram on it

Envelope with an illustration of a merino ram on it

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Envelopes
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Words and music for two anti-conscription songs

Words and music for two anti-conscription songs

Robert Scates collection
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Sheet music
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Australia
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Glen Tomassetti
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1968
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Abstract design on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

Abstract design on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

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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Unknown
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1948
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Dreamtime journey of the spinifex wallaby (Mala)

Dreamtime journey of the spinifex wallaby (Mala)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Tommy S. Tjakamarra
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1976
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Helipterum Dimorpholepis

Helipterum Dimorpholepis

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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1875
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Macquarie Street, Dubbo, N.S.W., 1906

Macquarie Street, Dubbo, N.S.W., 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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A street, probably in Bathurst.

A street, probably in Bathurst.

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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Queensland Aboriginals Tree Climbing

Queensland Aboriginals Tree Climbing

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Handwritten note dated

Handwritten note dated "May 15 1957"

Gweneth Meyers collection
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W.R. Williams Chemist
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1957
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Miner's Right covering Gippsland area of the Victorian Goldfields issued in 1876

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1876 Miner's Right collection
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Certificates
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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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David Malati
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Chelmsford Hotel, Kurri Kurri, NSW

Chelmsford Hotel, Kurri Kurri, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kurri Kurri, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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COOGEE BAY, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

COOGEE BAY, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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HMAS Melbourne

HMAS Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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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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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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John V. Orsto
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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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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Anita Nayinggul
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Club - man's fighting stick

Club - man's fighting stick

Gladys Henry collection
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Clubs
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Euramo, Tully, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1970
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Welcome home to the 10th and 11th East Yorkshire Battalions and the 146th Heavy Battery programme

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Programs
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Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
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British Army
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1918
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The National Magazine

The National Magazine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Magazines
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Leather aviation helmet

Leather aviation helmet

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Aviation helmets
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Thirroul Baths

Thirroul Baths

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Thirroul, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Long thin cylindrical container containing a pipe cleaning utensil

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Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Pipe cleaners
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1967
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Hotel Lubbock - Lubbock, Texas

Hotel Lubbock - Lubbock, Texas

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Courtroom sketch 'Prof. Plueckhaln' by Veronica O'Leary dated 22 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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Handwritten recipe for elderberry wine

Handwritten recipe for elderberry wine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Silver box with gold crest

Silver box with gold crest

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Presentation boxes
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Montreal, Canada
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Olav Schappacher
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1937
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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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Pride of Workmanship, awarded by Rotary International to the Australian Wheel Shop, Islington

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Plaques
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Australia
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Rotary International
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View of the Great Wall form the train in Nankow Pass Dec 1914

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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A duel to the death

A duel to the death

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Spear

Spear

Herbert Browne collection
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Riding crop used by Jim Pike

Riding crop used by Jim Pike

Jim Pike collection
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Horse riding equipment
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