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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Green Fairy Butterfly

Green Fairy Butterfly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Art Series
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1905
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Handwritten letter of congratulations from Dr Irene Crespin to Edna Thompson on her receipt of a British Empire Medal

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Ainslie, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Dr Irene Crespin
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1977
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Card of Interlaken and Jungfrau

Card of Interlaken and Jungfrau

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Switzerland
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St Andrew's Rectory, Seven Hills

St Andrew's Rectory, Seven Hills

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Seven Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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1949
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Erythrina vespertilio

Erythrina vespertilio

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, October 1982.

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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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Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull Springfield Gouburn

Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull Springfield Gouburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Postcard featuring South Melbourne

Postcard featuring South Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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The Custom House

The Custom House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1849
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John St, Camden

John St, Camden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Camden, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pencil sketch depicting a bridge and a lake, signed

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Australian Mining. Puddling

Australian Mining. Puddling

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Portrait of Philip VI of France

Portrait of Philip VI of France

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photograph print depicting the Toy Theatre with illuminated electric llights

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Everitt and George Family collection
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Bark painting depicting two people walking over a landscape

Bark painting depicting two people walking over a landscape

Air Commodore W Bolitho collection
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Bark paintings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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'Lipuru, Kukupanyu and Wajaparni' by Kuji Rosie Goodjie, 2007

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Kuji R. Goodjie
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2007
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Glass plate negative - Frank Feast, wearing a World War I uniform, walking beside the expedition buggy, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Jay Jay Okocha

Jay Jay Okocha

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Manly, the Wharf

Manly, the Wharf

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cannondale CAAD 4 hard tail mountain bike used by Cadel Evans

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Cadel Evans collection no.1
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Bicycles
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Cannondale
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1998
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Wooden carving with pokerwork design from Curtin Springs, 1957

Wooden carving with pokerwork design from Curtin Springs, 19...

Barrie and Jennifer Hadlow collection
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Old Oak Avenue, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Old Oak Avenue, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Oweenee

Oweenee

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Macquarie

Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dingos, Australia

Dingos, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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'The Junius Cup', 1827

'The Junius Cup', 1827

Junius Cup collection
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Trophies
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Edgecliffe Rd. Edgecliffe. N.S.W.

Edgecliffe Rd. Edgecliffe. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Edgecliff, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Carpenter's folding rule

Carpenter's folding rule

Guiseppe Picone collection
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Folding rules
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Mr Guiseppe '. Picone
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'Dreaming at Kampurarrpa (Kamparrarrpa)', painted by Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula
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1976
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Joy Laraine Kuhl forensic biologist...' by Veronica O'Leary dated 30 September 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Joy Laraine Kuhl forensic biologist......

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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Lilian Faithfull, Auntie Bess and Ann Deane

Lilian Faithfull, Auntie Bess and Ann Deane

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Convict love token from John Fulcher, 1831

Convict love token from John Fulcher, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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advertising leaflet and lace sample

advertising leaflet and lace sample

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Patterns
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Convict love token from C. Wilkingson, 1824

Convict love token from C. Wilkingson, 1824

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Leptospermum myrsinoides

Leptospermum myrsinoides

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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1876
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Dan, Chief of the Wiljakali

Dan, Chief of the Wiljakali

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Ceramic ewer jug 1882

Ceramic ewer jug 1882

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Ewers
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1882
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Miss Billie Bourke

Miss Billie Bourke

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England, United Kingdom
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J. Beagles & Co.
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Pages 5 to 8 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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Two-piece full-length dress consisting of a bodice and a skirt in burgundy duchess satin with inserts of cut velvet in a geometric and floral pattern

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1875
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Entrance to Governor-General's residence, Sydney

Entrance to Governor-General's residence, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hereward

Hereward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Convict love token from Dennis Greenfield, 1833

Convict love token from Dennis Greenfield, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from Josh Smale, 1834

Convict love token from Josh Smale, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Roberta Elston Crown Witness.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 8 October 1982.

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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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Woven semi-circular basket

Woven semi-circular basket

E Milne collection
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Baskets
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Stradbroke Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Harbord Beach showing surf sheds, Harbord NSW

Harbord Beach showing surf sheds, Harbord NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Harbord Beach, Harbord, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Surf Life Saving Australia
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Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
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Lilywhite Ltd
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1919
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Convict love token from William Coulson, 1835

Convict love token from William Coulson, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Convict love token from I. Worner

Convict love token from I. Worner

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Hotel Rex, Macleay St, Potts Point, NSW

Hotel Rex, Macleay St, Potts Point, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard with a booklet of jokes attached to it

Postcard with a booklet of jokes attached to it

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bark painting 'Flying Fox' by George Milpurrurru, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Milpurrurru
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1966
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Epacris longiflora

Epacris longiflora

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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