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Courtroom sketch 'To take advantage of laxity in any prey species...' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982

Courtroom sketch 'To take advantage of laxity in any prey sp...

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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Envelopes
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Two naked women, one seated and one lying on the ground

Two naked women, one seated and one lying on the ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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John W. Alexander
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Ferry Punt

Ferry Punt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Adze

Adze

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Convict love token inscribed with the initials R.L and S.L., 1819

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cash book

Cash book

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ledgers
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Entrance to Hyde Park, Sydney, NSW

Entrance to Hyde Park, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ringtail Opossum and Young.

Ringtail Opossum and Young.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The fig avenue, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

The fig avenue, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botanic Gardens, Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Sand in the Face

Sand in the Face

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1999
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Girl sitting in a hammock

Girl sitting in a hammock

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hert's Stairs, Rocks, Sydney

Hert's Stairs, Rocks, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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You chaps make for cover - this may be a booby trap!

You chaps make for cover - this may be a booby trap!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Water dreaming at Kalipinba

Water dreaming at Kalipinba

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Browns Bore, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ray I. Tjampitjinpa
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Hans Irvine's Great Western Vineyard, Victoria, Underground Galleries

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Hans Irvine's Great Western Vineyard
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Railways of Australia Gold Life Pass issued to the Hon King O'Malley

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Transport passes
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Australia
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Dryblowing for gold, day dawn, Murchison, WA

Dryblowing for gold, day dawn, Murchison, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Murchison, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Red evening ensemble

Red evening ensemble

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Evening ensembles
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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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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Gleichenia Flabellata

Gleichenia Flabellata

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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Paint on canvas board

Paint on canvas board

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Johnie Warangula
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1974
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Post Office, Nowra, 1909

Post Office, Nowra, 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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List of donations for 1957 to 1959.

List of donations for 1957 to 1959.

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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Black and white photograph of Australian swimmers Fanny Durack and Mia Wylie with British swimmer Jennie Fletcher

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack
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1910
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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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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Silver medallion fom Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia presented to S Emanuel in 1905

Silver medallion fom Royal Agricultural Society of Western A...

Emanuel Family collection
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Medallions
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Western Australia, Australia
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The Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia Inc
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1905
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Mauve satin covered ladies shoes with irridescent gelatin sequin decoration on toe and strap

Mauve satin covered ladies shoes with irridescent gelatin se...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoes
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Switzerland
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Farmers Co Ltd
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1920
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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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Photographic postcards
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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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Tents pitched to the left of railway tracks. Trans-Australian Railway

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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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Shark.

Shark.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tarunga
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1969
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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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Girl dressed as Old Mother Hubbard, wearing glasses and is knitting

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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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1905
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Prize card awarded to Mr AL Faithfull Wagga 1890

Prize card awarded to Mr AL Faithfull Wagga 1890

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1886
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Glass kangaroo figure filled with coloured sand

Glass kangaroo figure filled with coloured sand

Terence Lane collection
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Sculptures
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View in the Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

View in the Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from William Nicholson, January 14, 1818

Convict love token from William Nicholson, January 14, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Untitled, sepia toned photograph with tree on the left, a sailing boat in the centre and a lighthouse.

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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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Timber plate with image of an indigenous woman carrying a coolamon on her head, made by Bill Onus

Timber plate with image of an indigenous woman carrying a co...

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Artworks
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Australia
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Bill Onus
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Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career 1969

Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Jo...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Unidentified. Depicts large rectangle with crosshatched bands forming four panels

Unidentified. Depicts large rectangle with crosshatched band...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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A black spotted net lace day cap, trimmed with cream grosgrain ribbon and torchon bobbin lace

A black spotted net lace day cap, trimmed with cream grosgra...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bonnets
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1850
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The Men, Adungun, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Men, Adungun, work 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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Convict love token from W. Griffiths, 1825

Convict love token from W. Griffiths, 1825

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bark painting 'Howard Island

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Harry Makarrwala
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Bronte Beach, Sydney N.S.W.

Bronte Beach, Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, 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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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Evelyn Pilakui
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Boat passing between the pylons of a partially constructed bridge

Boat passing between the pylons of a partially constructed b...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from I. Gardinner

Convict love token from I. Gardinner

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Main entrance, Kenmore Asylum

Main entrance, Kenmore Asylum

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kenmore, Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brandy Uanda

Brandy Uanda

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Uanda Station, Queensland, Australia
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Convict love token from William Hall, 1830

Convict love token from William Hall, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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What is Time to us?

What is Time to us?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Dance program

Dance program

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Bridge with horses and horseless buggies

Bridge with horses and horseless buggies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Pigeon's letter

A Pigeon's letter

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Helipterum Exiguum

Helipterum Exiguum

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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Modified and battered green Toyota Landcruiser 40 Series Short Wheel Base Four Wheel Drive vehicle known as the 'Buff Catcher'

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Tommy Fawcett collection
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Vehicles
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Japan
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Toyota Motor Co
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1980
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Smiling woman

Smiling woman

Tania Verstak collection
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