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Firing the Humpy by Lin Onus

Firing the Humpy by Lin Onus

Lin Onus collection
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Oil paintings
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Lin Onus
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1972
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Railway Station, Muswellbrook

Railway Station, Muswellbrook

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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Postcard featuring a coloured head portrait of a lady wearing a black hat and red feather plume

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bark painting by Dawidi Djulwadak

Bark painting by Dawidi Djulwadak

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Dawidi
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Wooden box containing phonograph attachments used by anthropologist AP Elkin in 1927

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Macleay Museum collection
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Audio equipment accessories
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United States of America
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Thomas A Edison Inc
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1906
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Essex Street, Sydney.

Essex Street, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Katherine L. Farran
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'Gurindji Land Rights Now'

'Gurindji Land Rights Now'

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Stickers
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Stewarts and LLoyds [Australia] Pty Ltd

Stewarts and LLoyds [Australia] Pty Ltd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Stewarts and Lloyds (Australia) Pty Ltd
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Sydney Heads

Sydney Heads

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dance wand

Dance wand

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Convict love token from G. Holt, 1822

Convict love token from G. Holt, 1822

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Motor road and beach, Bondi, NSW

Motor road and beach, Bondi, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gardens & War Memorial, Bairnsdale, Vics

Gardens & War Memorial, Bairnsdale, Vics

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bark painting 'The first firing of the bush at Caledon Bay' by Mungurrawuy Yunapingu, Port Bradshaw

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Port Bradshaw, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mungurrawuy Yunupingu
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Beginning Life's Battles

Beginning Life's Battles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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A Roeseler
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Pardon for convict Mary Jones, issued by John Franklin on 15 May 1839

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Gowans Auctions collection
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Legal documents
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1839
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Australian Aboriginal Mia-Mia

Australian Aboriginal Mia-Mia

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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Charles H. Kerry
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Convict love token from J. Gollar, 1837

Convict love token from J. Gollar, 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Rolling pin made at 'Nashville' by William Iram Nash for his daughter Bonnie Nash

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Sid Nash collection
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Rolling pins
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Parkes, New South Wales, Australia
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1930
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Maldon Hospital, Victoria

Maldon Hospital, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Prime Minister

A Prime Minister

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 904

Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 904

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Cartoons
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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The Main Event from the Air. The British Empire Exhibition (1924)

The Main Event from the Air. The British Empire Exhibition (...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wembley, Greater London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1924
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Passenger's small card pass valid for P&O RMS 'Strathmore' at Fremantle, Adelaide and Melbourne from 10-19 September, 1950

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Passes
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1950
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Children's Beach, Manly NSW

Children's Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Perfume bottle

Perfume bottle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Perfume bottles
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Handwritten recipes to pickle red cabbage

Handwritten recipes to pickle red cabbage

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Photographs
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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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Bark painting depicting the spirit Nawongberd and his four wives by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Migkinj Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1970
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Portrait photograph of Maisy Middleton

Portrait photograph of Maisy Middleton

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Darley Road, Manly, NSW

Darley Road, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Panorama of Castlemaine, Vic

Panorama of Castlemaine, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Aboriginal breastplate for Billy Kelly, King of Broadwater

Aboriginal breastplate for Billy Kelly, King of Broadwater

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Broadwater, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Georges River, Como, Sydney

Georges River, Como, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Georges River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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La Perouse

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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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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Postcards
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Australia
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The Spit, Sydney

The Spit, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Middle Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Awelye- panel 4 by Gloria Petyarre

Awelye- panel 4 by Gloria Petyarre

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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Gloria Petyarre
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1999
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Illustration of Lady Howards Gum

Illustration of Lady Howards Gum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drawings
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Poem

Poem

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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St. Johns Church. Darlinghurst. N.S.W.

St. Johns Church. Darlinghurst. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Harris family at Pinea

The Harris family at Pinea

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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A hall prepared for a Vice Regal visit

A hall prepared for a Vice Regal visit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Merchant Mills Dept. (18

Merchant Mills Dept. (18" Mill Engine)

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 a soldier

Photograph of a soldier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lithgow Hospital

Lithgow Hospital

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wombat

Wombat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Snap!

Snap!

Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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Message stick

Message stick

Reverend FR Nitzschke collection
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Message sticks
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1914
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Peggy McClelland with long blonde hair plaited and held with a white bow

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Prince Street and Railway Arch, Grafton NSW

Prince Street and Railway Arch, Grafton NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bowral Superior Public School, 1908

Bowral Superior Public School, 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Three Aboriginal women with cicatrization on their chests

Three Aboriginal women with cicatrization on their chests

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black Forrest Road

Black Forrest Road

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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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Pair of cufflinks

Pair of cufflinks

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Cufflinks
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Ice Cream, The Park Shellharbour

Ice Cream, The Park Shellharbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shell Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Old man in front of his hut, Yandruwandha people, Innamincka district, 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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