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Dhari (headdress) by George Nona, 2007

Dhari (headdress) by George Nona, 2007

George Nona collection
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Headdresses
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Torres Strait, ,
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2007
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Film negative - Group of people, Mount Currie, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Mount Currie, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Bark painting

Bark painting

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Commercial Street, Mt Gambier, SA

Commercial Street, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Record of Sessions House, Old Bailey

Record of Sessions House, Old Bailey

I Dowdle collection
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Reports
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1826
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Victoria St & Darlinghurst Rd. Kings Cross. N.S.W

Victoria St & Darlinghurst Rd. Kings Cross. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Gateway, Wylde St, Potts Point NSW

The Gateway, Wylde St, Potts Point 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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Wooden shield

Wooden shield

Papuan Official collection
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Shields
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Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Coloured pastel drawing representing the markings on the underside of an old possum skin cloak

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Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Lee Darroch
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1999
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Adelaide - Victoria Square

Adelaide - Victoria Square

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stone knife and sheath

Stone knife and sheath

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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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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Calling of the Dolphins

Calling of the Dolphins

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Johnny Daylight-Lacey
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1999
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Cockburn Creek, Tamworth, 1910

Cockburn Creek, Tamworth, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Hunting by the Sea.

Hunting by the Sea.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tipurrukuwamirri
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Letter to The Manager, Parliament House Dining Room, Canberra, ACT, from H Grattan Guinness, Managing Editor, 20th Century Fox Movietone News

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Betty Hall collection
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Business letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1944
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper portrait medallion of naturalist Johann Reinhold Forster

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Wedgwood & Bentley Portrait Medallions collection
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Portrait medallions
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England
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Wedgwood
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1775
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Unfinished pencil sketch

Unfinished pencil sketch

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Twin Falls, near Moss Vale, N.S.W

Twin Falls, near Moss Vale, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiztroy Falls, Fitzroy Falls, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Human Flag

The Human Flag

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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First Prize, Needlework, awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for her 'Jacobean bird' textile panel at the 1970 Sunshine Coast Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Nambour, Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1970
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Image of sunset over water

Image of sunset over water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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The Moon-Man depicted on paper, Alinda, Yirrkala, 1948

The Moon-Man depicted on paper, Alinda, Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Membership card for Mrs W.H. Faithfull Anderson to the Australian Polo Club

Membership card for Mrs W.H. Faithfull Anderson to the Austr...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Membership cards
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Preparing for the Pukamani.

Preparing for the Pukamani.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pudjamirri
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R.S.P.C.A. animal welfare Inspector's shirt

R.S.P.C.A. animal welfare Inspector's shirt

R.S.P.C.A. Welfare Inspector collection
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Shirts
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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
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Ready [Horse and three dogs]

Ready [Horse and three dogs]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harding & Billings
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Bark painting 'Two possums climbing the tree of life with bird guardian at top' by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1977

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1977
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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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Mary Agnes
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King George's Message to the Royal Navy

King George's Message to the Royal Navy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England
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Ward, Lock and Co Ltd
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Zeiss binocular microscope and case

Zeiss binocular microscope and case

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Carl Zeiss
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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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Mary A. Kantilla
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Water bottle used by explorer Robert O'Hara Burke on his 1860-1861 expedition to the Gulf of Carpentaria

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Robert O'Hara Burke collection
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Water containers
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Victoria, Australia
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Robert O'Hara Burke
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1860
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Letter

Letter

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Letters
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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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Thella Tipiunguti
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6WF Musical Comedy Company

6WF Musical Comedy Company

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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1933
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Houses overlooking a beach

Houses overlooking a beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Latvian silver-coloured metal brooch with amber coloured bead

Latvian silver-coloured metal brooch with amber coloured bea...

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1957
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Envelope addressed to G Faithfull, The King's School, Parramatta

Envelope addressed to G Faithfull, The King's School, Parram...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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The Imperial Fine Art Corporation, Holborn, London

The Imperial Fine Art Corporation, Holborn, London

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Thin brown riding whip with a metal dogs head on top

Thin brown riding whip with a metal dogs head on top

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Whips
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Roman Catholic Church, Yea, Vic

Roman Catholic Church, Yea, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yea, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Sepia photograph over looking a town

Sepia photograph over looking a town

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Trencho' board game.

'Trencho' board game.

World War Board Game collection no. 1
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Board games
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Port Augusta Rly.  Water supply, Flinders Ranges

Port Augusta Rly. Water supply, Flinders Ranges

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Two dogs sitting near a child, who is drinking from a mug.

Two dogs sitting near a child, who is drinking from a mug.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of Jane Strachan with Robertson and Annie Valentine

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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St George's Anglican Cathedral, Perth, WA

St George's Anglican Cathedral, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Untitled painting, by Wendy Feifar-Nannup, 1976

Untitled painting, by Wendy Feifar-Nannup, 1976

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Oil paintings
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Wendy Feifar-Nannup
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1976
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Convict love token from J. Bailey, 1842

Convict love token from J. Bailey, 1842

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Lantern slide - Man scraping boomerang with a sharp stone flake, Luritja people, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

Lantern slide - Man scraping boomerang with a sharp stone fl...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Red wool cut-away riding jacket with tails (hunting pinks)

Red wool cut-away riding jacket with tails (hunting pinks)

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sports clothing
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Kingsclere. Greenknowe Ave, Potts Point

Kingsclere. Greenknowe Ave, Potts Point

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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Length of linen tape

Length of linen tape

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Textiles
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Australian Natives - Gymnasium Work - Preparatory to 'Winning Back the Ashes

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Lake Manapouri, New Zealand

Lake Manapouri, New Zealand

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lake Manapouri, South Island, New Zealand
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John M. Cantle
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Miss Maud Jeffries

Miss Maud Jeffries

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Talma & Co
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