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Extract of Stone

Extract of Stone

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Kelp water carrier

Kelp water carrier

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Yvonne Kopper collection
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Containers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Yvonne Kopper
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Parliament House, Sydney

Parliament House, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parliament House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Narra ceremony.

Narra ceremony.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gawarrin
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1965
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Wombail Oouthenang, Chief of Shannon Vielle

Wombail Oouthenang, Chief of Shannon Vielle

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Shannon Vielle Station, New South Wales, Australia
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Wombail Oouthenang
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Fire drill base

Fire drill base

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Fire-making equipment
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Postcard - After Twenty Round Battle. Jack Johnson

Postcard - After Twenty Round Battle. Jack Johnson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Glass plate negative - Fish-tail bark and dug-out canoes, Melville Island, Northern Territory, in the background, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1911

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1911
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Bellerive beach

Bellerive beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bellerive Beach, Bellerive, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Convict love token from Thomas Burbury, 1832

Convict love token from Thomas Burbury, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Lyceum Opened by Spencer's Theatrescope Co.

The Lyceum Opened by Spencer's Theatrescope Co.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Pair of black, yellow and red bead earrings

Pair of black, yellow and red bead earrings

Aunty Tammy Tidmarsh collection
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Earrings
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Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney - Science Wing

Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney - Science Wing

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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Horses and Cowboy 1997, 1999

Horses and Cowboy 1997, 1999

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Young
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1997
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Photograph of a woman

Photograph of a woman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Turban shell used by Professor Graeme Clarke

Turban shell used by Professor Graeme Clarke

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Shells
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Argyle Cut, Sydney

Argyle Cut, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Argyle Cut, The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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1907 Church Parade

1907 Church Parade

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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Bougainvillea spectabilis Nyctaginaceae

Bougainvillea spectabilis Nyctaginaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Fob medallion awarded to Corporal M O'Toole

Fob medallion awarded to Corporal M O'Toole

Terence Lane collection
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Fobs
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Australian Army
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1915
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Suspension Bridge, Nowra, NSW, 1907

Suspension Bridge, Nowra, NSW, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Six women with hats sitting on a fence [Christmas 1916]

Six women with hats sitting on a fence [Christmas 1916]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Neutral Bay, Sydney

Neutral Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - His excellency Sir Tom Bridges, Governor of South Australia, planting a tree at Arltunga, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Convict love token from R. Myers, 1837

Convict love token from R. Myers, 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Sundowners, The Last Match

Sundowners, The Last Match

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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Bird's Eye View of Port Pirie

Bird's Eye View of Port Pirie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Pirie, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Pattinson & Co.prescription and envelope

Pattinson & Co.prescription and envelope

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Documents
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Commonwealth quarantine station flag

Commonwealth quarantine station flag

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Flags
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Technical drawing of a Percival Mew Gull E3H aircraft

Technical drawing of a Percival Mew Gull E3H aircraft

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Technical drawings
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1934
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The Spit.  Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit. Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Canvas shoulder bag associated with Milo Dunphy

Canvas shoulder bag associated with Milo Dunphy

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Carry bags
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Glass plate negative - Hermannsburg mission station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Reconciliation

Reconciliation

Bessie Campbell collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Nyinkka Nyunyu
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2002
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Original copy of Aeronautical Parts Certificate from Hants & Sussex Aviation Ltd

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Group of students from Carlton primary school, Class [?]B

Group of students from Carlton primary school, Class [?]B

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1923
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Trafic [sic] line and approach to Australian Camp - Mena, Cairo

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Old Days of the Stockmen, 2012 by Mervyn Street

Old Days of the Stockmen, 2012 by Mervyn Street

Mervyn Street collection
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Paintings
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Mervyn Street
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2012
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Gordon's Monument and the Lake Drive, Mt. Gambier, S.A.

Gordon's Monument and the Lake Drive, Mt. Gambier, S.A.

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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Cream and black bonnet with stiffened brim and trim of cream bobbin lace

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bonnets
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1850
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Main Western Highway, Avenue of Honour, east end of Bacchus Marsh

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1945
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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, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Tintype portrait of a young woman 1880s

Tintype portrait of a young woman 1880s

Bothwell Museum collection
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Tintypes
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Bothwell Museum
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1880
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Postcard featuring a printed photograph of a man , left hand raised, dressed in a Roman toga

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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William J. Chidley
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Studio portrait photograph of Thomas Hinton standing beside a table.

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Thomas Hinton collection
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Albumen prints
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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John W. Beattie
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1900
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The Harbour from Kirribilli, Sydney, NSW

The Harbour from Kirribilli, Sydney, NSW

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 Josef Lebovic
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Man riding a horse on the road to Coyle

Man riding a horse on the road to Coyle

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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Australian Town Series - Blayney

Australian Town Series - Blayney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Blayney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Herald
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The details'll be along later

The details'll be along later

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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2007
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Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - India

Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - India

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Bombay, India
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1931
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Invitation to the Returning Officer for Williamstown, Mr F.H. Bolton & Lady, in the Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Thursday 9th May 1901, to witness the Opening of the Parliament of the Commonwealth

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 8
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Invitations
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1901
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Bethanga Bridge, near Albury, NSW

Bethanga Bridge, near Albury, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bethanga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Utilised flake [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Flaked artefacts
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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Marian Bryden with long blonde hair wearing a white dress. Feb 1896

Marian Bryden with long blonde hair wearing a white dress. F...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Circular silk sampler map of the western hemisphere that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook's three voyages

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Embroidered Map Samplers collection
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Maps
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Captain James Cook
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Envelope addressed to A L Faithfull

Envelope addressed to A L Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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The Travels of the Man, Jundaruna

The Travels of the Man, Jundaruna

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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Minimini Numalkiyiya Mamarika
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1948
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