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'Kaninjaku' by Kumpaya Girgaba, 2008

'Kaninjaku' by Kumpaya Girgaba, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Parnngurr, Western Australia, Australia
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Kumpaya Girgaba
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2008
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Wick Post Office Staff, 1914

Wick Post Office Staff, 1914

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canberra, 1955

Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canb...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Oil paintings
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Mount Ainslie, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1955
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An Express engine of today N.S.W. Railway

An Express engine of today N.S.W. Railway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Bark painting 'Bartji (Jungle yams)' by Jack Wunuwun, Gamardi, about 1985

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Inada Holdings 11/12/1985 collection
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Bark paintings
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Gamardi Outstation, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack Wunuwun
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1985
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View, La Perouse

View, La Perouse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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String bag

String bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Bags
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Postcard featuring Alf Dean, Prize Coach Builder, Goulburn

Postcard featuring Alf Dean, Prize Coach Builder, Goulburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Alf Dean
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Fruit picking apron

Fruit picking apron

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Work aprons
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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After the ball was over...

After the ball was over...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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1906
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Brown's River, near Hobart, Tas

Brown's River, near Hobart, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Browns River, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1949
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Pair of earings by B M Bancroft, 1990

Pair of earings by B M Bancroft, 1990

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Pierced earrings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bronwyn Bancroft
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1990
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Pyramid of Elephants, taken at Sydney, with Messrs. George and Philip Wirth.

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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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Wirth's Circus
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The Fairy Bridget and the Mermaid.

The Fairy Bridget and the Mermaid.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Blast funace Dept [Turbo-Blower]

Blast funace Dept [Turbo-Blower]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1905"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1905
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Painting is an abstract design of patterned & black horizontal bands

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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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Alie Miller
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1965
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Mr. Philip (W)irth and his Trained Horses

Mr. Philip (W)irth and his Trained Horses

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Philip P. Wirth
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Ceramic glazed vessel tapering to a long narrow neck with a pouring lip and a handle

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Jugs
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eddie Puruntatameri
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1975
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Sparse land at Boondara with fence in background,

Sparse land at Boondara with fence in background,

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Canoe shaped ceramic vase

Canoe shaped ceramic vase

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Vases
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Mount Cook, Southern Alps, New Zealand

Mount Cook, Southern Alps, New Zealand

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Postcard featuring Canadian boxer Tommy Burns

Postcard featuring Canadian boxer Tommy Burns

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tommy Burns
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Hearty good wishes, greetings from Grahamstown, near Adelong

Hearty good wishes, greetings from Grahamstown, near Adelong

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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J. Collis, Sydney
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The historic lifeboat, Portland, Vic

The historic lifeboat, Portland, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Fountain pen

Fountain pen

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Fountain pens
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England
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Reverend John Grosse
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of navigator and explorer Captain James Cook, RN

Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of navigat...

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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1779
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Glass plate negative - Men catching a horse, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, about 1956

Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, about 1956

Bert Wright collection
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Photographs
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Australian Club. Sydney.

Australian Club. Sydney.

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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Dearie

Dearie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Unissued invitation to the opening of Parliament House, Canberra, 9 May 1988

Unissued invitation to the opening of Parliament House, Canb...

Chris Grady collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Taxidermied green parrot in a tall glass domed display case

Taxidermied green parrot in a tall glass domed display case

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Centrepieces
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To meet the visiting Journalists from the United Kingdom...

To meet the visiting Journalists from the United Kingdom...

Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1943
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Where heaven and earth are one, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

Where heaven and earth are one, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The  Wawilag Spirits of Marwiyu - A Mandalbui Dreaming.

The Wawilag Spirits of Marwiyu - A Mandalbui Dreaming.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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Giant tea camp, King Parrot creek

Giant tea camp, King Parrot creek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sketch portrait of a male, identified as Sir Arthur Fadden (Treasurer, leader National Party, briefly Prime Minister), by Sir Ivor Hele

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Marcia Rankin collection
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Sketches
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Sir Ivor H. Hele CBE
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Mona Vale, Pittwater, NSW

Mona Vale, Pittwater, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mona Vale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Milson's Point

Milson's Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Milsons Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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1923 5CV 'Type C' torpedo' Citroen motor car that Nevill Westwood drove on the first around Australia circuit by a car in 1925

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Ron Westwood collection
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Motor cars
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France
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Citroen
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1923
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Convict love token from 1762

Convict love token from 1762

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Skin Hunters

Skin Hunters

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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Certificate of Completion of Apprenticeship

Certificate of Completion of Apprenticeship

ET Fealy collection
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Indentures
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1957
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LORD KITCHENER / Secretary of State for War

LORD KITCHENER / Secretary of State for War

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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G Russel & Sons
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Certificate awarded at the Kyneton Agricultural Society Grand Centanary Show, 1960 for first prize for a nasturtium luncheon set of table linen

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Kyneton, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1960
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Handwritten recipe for rainbow cake

Handwritten recipe for rainbow cake

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Clouds (painting of clouds design sacred to  Manggalili people).

Clouds (painting of clouds design sacred to Manggalili peop...

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ganmirrirr Marika
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1986
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Letter from Joan Richmond - Singapore

Letter from Joan Richmond - Singapore

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Singapore
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1931
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Right boot used by Jim Pike

Right boot used by Jim Pike

Jim Pike collection
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Boots
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The McGowen Ministry

The McGowen Ministry

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Savez Jugoslavenskih Iseljenika Australije

Savez Jugoslavenskih Iseljenika Australije

Marin Alagich collection no. 1
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Cards
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'Ngurti' by George Tuckerbox, 2007

'Ngurti' by George Tuckerbox, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Containers
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Jilji Bore, Western Australia, Australia
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George Tuckerbox
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2007
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Photograph of Winnie O'Sullivan sitting on a backless stool, c1917

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Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographs
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Winnie O'Sullivan
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1902
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Flowers, flags, a bird and a poem

Flowers, flags, a bird and a poem

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic postcard depicting Syd C. Stewart, Character Comedian in Three of his Impersonations

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fairy Frolic

Fairy Frolic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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The Lane Cove River from St. Ignatius College Reserve, Sydney, N.S.W

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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The pink cockatoo [Lophochroa Leadbeater]

The pink cockatoo [Lophochroa Leadbeater]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England, United Kingdom
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