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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Qantas Boeing 707 aeroplane

Qantas Boeing 707 aeroplane

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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Child's drawing - 'Access to the Australia was easy during the great ice age' by Simon, Joey, Dom, and Ron

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Jervis Bay School, Jervis Bay Village, Australian Capital Territory...
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Aranda Group, Year 2/3, Jervis Bay School
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MOSMAN BAY. SYDNEY.

MOSMAN BAY. SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cylindrical wooden tapstick, tapered at each end, with an incised spiral design, and pigment (Aranda?).

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D Boerner collection
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Clapsticks
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1944
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Totemic Kangaroo

Totemic Kangaroo

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ray Baku
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Gunnedah P A & H Association 1891 'Pencil Drawing'

Gunnedah P A & H Association 1891 'Pencil Drawing'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1891
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Decorated pandanus leaf basket

Decorated pandanus leaf basket

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Baskets
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Myoporum humile

Myoporum humile

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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Carved pigs

Carved pigs

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Poster publicising a Palm Sunday peace rally and festival

Poster publicising a Palm Sunday peace rally and festival

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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Event posters
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Breakwater and Bar, Richmond River

Breakwater and Bar, Richmond River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Richmond River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Key ring with brown leather key tag

Key ring with brown leather key tag

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Key rings
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Catholic Boy Scouts of Ireland badge, Gasoga Catoilici na hEireann

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Robin Maloney collection
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Club badges
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2-3 inch micrometer

2-3 inch micrometer

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Micrometers
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Leak mending patch

Leak mending patch

Bridge Family collection no. 3
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Repair kits
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card "I am, You are, We are, AUSTRALIAN, R.I.P."

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Cards
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Fred Daly in a cross-hatched tie

Fred Daly in a cross-hatched tie

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Five arches around a circle

Five arches around a circle

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Morris Tobias Marine Chronometer No 695, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Morris Tobias
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1830
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'When I go fishing with my family' by Tenniel Bally

'When I go fishing with my family' by Tenniel Bally

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Tenneil Bally
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2002
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Waist ornament

Waist ornament

Enid Bowden collection
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Waistbands
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1987
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Head ornaments
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Adze blade in wooden socket

Adze blade in wooden socket

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1908
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Darlinghurst, Sydney

Darlinghurst, Sydney

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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Temporary traffic control plan for the 1986 Papal Mass in Canberra

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Papal Visit Office collection
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Architectural drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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Republic of Australia

Republic of Australia

Robert Darby collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Paul J. Keating
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1996
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Club from Suva, Fiji

Club from Suva, Fiji

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Fiji
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Craven A cigarette tin

Craven A cigarette tin

Muriel Kelly collection
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Cigarette boxes
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Grey scrapbook with no front or back cover, containing newspaper cuttings on women's cricket, 1933-34

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Lorna Smith collection
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Scrapbooks
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Lorna Smith
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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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Mary Joseph
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Japanese character type pieces

Japanese character type pieces

John and Sonoko de Boer collection
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Type pieces
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Dimboola and NW Wimmera Agricultural & Pastoral Society 'Filly 2 yrs 1881'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1881
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Unfinished pentagon of tatting

Unfinished pentagon of tatting

Bessie Bardwell collection
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Textile pieces
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Peace Garden, Prospect Park, Hobart.

Peace Garden, Prospect Park, Hobart.

Streets for Peace collection
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Photographs
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West Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Streets for Peace
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1988
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Artist drawing process

Artist drawing process

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1992
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Shield

Shield

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Shields
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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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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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maureen Maloney
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Clubs
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South West Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1982
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Lang's Debenture

Lang's Debenture

John Beagle collection
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Handbills
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Shipping Newspapers Limited
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1931
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Print titled 'Goanna', by Ron Ceissman

Print titled 'Goanna', by Ron Ceissman

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Prints
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Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Ceissman
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Australian Women's Cricket Team baggage label

Australian Women's Cricket Team baggage label

Nance Pownall collection
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Baggage labels
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Australia
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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Poster -

Poster - "African National Congress"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Partially frozen river, with water flowing in the centre, and the Kalgan bridge in the distance 14.3.1914

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Spearheads
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW 1922 'Plymouth Rock'

Royal Agricultural Society of NSW 1922 'Plymouth Rock'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1922
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MOSMAN'S BAY, SYDNEY HARBOUR, N.S.W.

MOSMAN'S BAY, SYDNEY HARBOUR, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Miracle of the Vistula

The Miracle of the Vistula

J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Newspaper clippings
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News Weekly
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1950
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The Spring Chicken

The Spring Chicken

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Talma & Co
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'Susu Shell II' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

'Susu Shell II' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

Ellarose Savage collection no.1
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Linocuts
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Darnley (Erub) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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2009
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Leaflet titled Hiroshima Day

Leaflet titled Hiroshima Day

Hobart Peace Centre collection
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Leaflets
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Hiroshima, Japan
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1988
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearheads
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Wooden clapstick

Wooden clapstick

University of Sydney collection
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Clapsticks
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White skivvy printed with 'Vote 1 and go with Grassby for Riverina'

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Al Grassby collection
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Skivvies
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Bonds
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1969
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George's River, Como, NSW

George's River, Como, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Como, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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