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Macquarie Street from Sydney Harbour showing the Conservatorium of Music, Sydney, NSW

Macquarie Street from Sydney Harbour showing the Conservator...

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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Emu egg carved with image of a man's face and animals by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Latvian red ankle length costume skirt with embroidery

Latvian red ankle length costume skirt with embroidery

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Skirts
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Riga, Latvia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1941
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Print - Repose in the Mail

Print - Repose in the Mail

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1835
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Jimmy (King), Brisbane Water

Jimmy (King), Brisbane Water

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Brisbane Water, New South Wales, Australia
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Letter written by Hilda Creager to her father

Letter written by Hilda Creager to her father

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Glass plate negative - Grave with painted grave posts, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, 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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Photograph of Bill Hayden and Fred Daly

Photograph of Bill Hayden and Fred Daly

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1979
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Habitations XV

Habitations XV

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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Paris, France
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Charles A. Lesueur
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1803
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lettercard:  Mosman Bay, Sydney, N.S.W

Lettercard: Mosman Bay, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Cochlospermum gillivraei

Cochlospermum gillivraei

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Handmade awl

Handmade awl

Guiseppe Picone collection
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Mr Guiseppe '. Picone
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Native dwellings

Native dwellings

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Bark painting depicts a rounded frame in four different rings of decoration

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Long Peter, Parapriti
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1965
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Ancestral hero of the Yirritya moiety: Banaitja (Lanytjung) and Yirritya animals.

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birigitji
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1963
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Christmas Bell Babies Grow in Australia ...

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Commercial Street looking west, Mt Gambier, SA

Commercial Street looking west, 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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Paramount Six Day Cycle Race sash

Paramount Six Day Cycle Race sash

Ken Ross collection
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Sashes
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Mr Ken Ross
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Diary of Edgar Richard Mayne, containing details of the Australian Cricket Team tour to England and South Africa, 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Diaries
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London, England
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Charles Letts and Co.
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1921
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Medicine chest and contents

Medicine chest and contents

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boondara, showing horse teams pulling wagons loaded with wool bales

Boondara, showing horse teams pulling wagons loaded with woo...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Nuclear Disarmament Party for the Upper House in Western Australia in the 1984 Federal Elections

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Senator Jo Vallentine collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Western Australia, Australia
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Nuclear Disarmament Party of Australia
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1984
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The Witch

The Witch

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1928 - Winner's medal

Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1928 - Winner's medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1928
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Egg scoop by Yvonne Koolmatrie

Egg scoop by Yvonne Koolmatrie

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Containers
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Berri, South Australia, Australia
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Yvonne Koolmatrie
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1990
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Green A-line evening dress

Green A-line evening dress

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Evening dresses
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The Blue Mountains, Govett's Leap, NSW

The Blue Mountains, Govett's Leap, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Govetts Leap, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Post Office, Mansfield, Vic

Post Office, Mansfield, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mansfield, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Warburton Mission: Leaving Time by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warburton Mission: Leaving Time by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Judith Y. Chambers
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2011
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Yacca walking-stick

Yacca walking-stick

C Warren Bonython collection
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Walking-sticks
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South Australia, Australia
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Charles W. Bonython
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1947
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Girl standing beside a tree, with a fence in the background

Girl standing beside a tree, with a fence in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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'Lake Disappointment' by Yanjimi Peter Rowlands, 2008

'Lake Disappointment' by Yanjimi Peter Rowlands, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yanjimi P. Rowlands
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2008
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Glass plate negative - Nell Basedow hanging out washing, expedition camp at Dickerie Waterhole, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Coke ovens by-products plant, BHP Co's steel works, Newcastle, NSW

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Robbery Under Arms, No. 4

Robbery Under Arms, No. 4

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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Hatchet head

Hatchet head

Douglas Seaton collection
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Hatchets
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Atherton Tableland, Queensland, Australia
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Tjamu Tjukurrpa by Cecily Winiragu Yates

Tjamu Tjukurrpa by Cecily Winiragu Yates

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Cecily W. Yates
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2011
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QSL card for VK5RT

QSL card for VK5RT

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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'Possum Men of Yirtjurunya', painted by Anatjarri Tjakamarra

'Possum Men of Yirtjurunya', painted by Anatjarri Tjakamarra

Fred Myers collection
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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Two-piece [skirt and bodice] full-length dress in sheer black fabric with white spot print

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Belmont Guest House, Dromana, Vic

Belmont Guest House, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Coogee Beach N.S.W

Coogee Beach N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter from Maurice Horn informing Vane Lindesay, 1976

Letter from Maurice Horn informing Vane Lindesay, 1976

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Maurice Horn
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1976
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Sanatorium, Little Bay Hospital, NSW

Sanatorium, Little Bay Hospital, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Little Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1901
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QSL card for VK7KV

QSL card for VK7KV

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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The DC4 Skymaster, Australian National Airways

The DC4 Skymaster, Australian National Airways

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Awelye painting by June Bird

Awelye painting by June Bird

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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June Bird
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1989
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Language of precious stones. Brilliant hopes, diamond

Language of precious stones. Brilliant hopes, diamond

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Great Britain
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The Antartic compay in 'The Ticket of Leave'

The Antartic compay in 'The Ticket of Leave'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Antarctica
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Approach to the bridge, Nowra, NSW

Approach to the bridge, Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1941
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A terrier with ribbon collar, sitting on a cushion

A terrier with ribbon collar, sitting on a cushion

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photograph of Eric Dark and Dot Butler mountain climbing

Photograph of Eric Dark and Dot Butler mountain climbing

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Mrs Dorothy 'Dot' Butler
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Dorothy Burns

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Dorothy Burns

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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Miss Dorothy Burns
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North Sydney

North Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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