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Pottery figure of Jesus

Pottery figure of Jesus

Lydia Chramzov collection no. 2
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Human figures
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Poland
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Letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 1 January 1877

Letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 1 January 1877

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1877
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Wooden case used to store photographic plates photographed by Richard Daintree in Queensland in the 1860s

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Richard Daintree collection
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Plate carrying boxes
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Richard Daintree
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Parliamentary Press Gallery

Parliamentary Press Gallery

Alan Reid collection
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Passes
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Harvest of Endurance: A History of the Chinese in Australia 1788-1988

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Australia-China Friendship Society collection
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Scrolls
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Australia
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Mr Mo Xiangyi
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1987
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Child's drawing from Ernabella

Child's drawing from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Pastel drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ilyipi
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1954
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Melbourne Women's Walking Club

Melbourne Women's Walking Club

Fiona Reynolds collection
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Club badges
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Child's drawing of a landscape by Catherine

Child's drawing of a landscape by Catherine

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Catherine
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Convert Military Spending Earth Repair Action

Convert Military Spending Earth Repair Action

Protest Against AIDEX '91 collection
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Stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Desiko Pty Ltd
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1991
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Poster featuring a black and white drawing of a woman's face with the text 'Wandering Girl by Glenyse Ward'

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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SYDNEY HARBOUR

SYDNEY HARBOUR

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring central railway station, Sydney

Postcard featuring central railway station, 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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Metal tray

Metal tray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Trays
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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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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Leo Tjifisha
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lloyd
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1975
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Abalone iron

Abalone iron

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Rodney Dillon collection
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Fishing equipment
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The Final Hearing of the Kenbi Land Claim of 1995, (turtle shell) by Gullawun Daniel Lee, 1999

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Gullawun Daniel Roque Lee collection
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Artworks
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Cox Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gullawun D. Lee
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1994
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Metal gold painted toy plane - De Havilland

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Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Toy vehicles
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Mr Andrew A. Gibson
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Black and white group portrait photograph of children with musical instruments (possibly the Blue Birds Club)

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Portrait photographs
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Five Dock, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Radio 2GB Blue Birds Club
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1951
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Urban expressways big messways

Urban expressways big messways

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Stickers
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V-block and cramp

V-block and cramp

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tools
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Sword and scabbard

Sword and scabbard

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Swords
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Colour poster with the caption Buy Australian Sultanas, issued by the Empire Marketing Board

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National Symbols Poster collection no. 2
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Advertising posters
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General Post Office, Sydney, 8 October 1907

General Post Office, Sydney, 8 October 1907

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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Harding & Billings
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1907
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Palmer River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1914
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Cartoon image of a woman under a microscope

Cartoon image of a woman under a microscope

Judy Horacek collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1985
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Federation Cup tennis trophy, won by M Court, E Goolagong, and L Hunt in 1971

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Evonne Goolagong Cawley collection no. 3
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Trophies
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Evonne F. Goolagong Cawley AO MBE
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1971
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Unused postcard depicting Jacarandas in Salisbury, Rhodesia

Unused postcard depicting Jacarandas in Salisbury, Rhodesia

Thompson Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Zimbabwe
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Oil painting titled 'King Barak last of the Yarra tribe', by Arthur Loureiro, 1900

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M Crivelli collection
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Oil paintings
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Victoria, Australia
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Arthur J. Loureiro
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1900
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Colour lithograph showing a collage of Gumnut Babies by May Gibbs

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 5
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Lithographs
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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1920
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Junior Eureka League

Junior Eureka League

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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The Male and Female Dugong Story

The Male and Female Dugong Story

Macquarie Gallery collection
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Bark paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Lindsay Roughsey
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1969
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Marchant Model XL Rotary Calculator

Marchant Model XL Rotary Calculator

Arthur Young and Company collection
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Calculators
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California, United States of America
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Marchant Calculating Machine Company
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1920
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Armband

Armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Sketch of a cottage by R Faithfull

Sketch of a cottage by R Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Stop Jabiluka Mine: Uranium mining makes me sick

Stop Jabiluka Mine: Uranium mining makes me sick

Northern Territory Environment Centre collection
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T-shirts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Brolga Design
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White enamel kidney dish

White enamel kidney dish

Thompson Family collection
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Health and medical equipment
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Susie Naugala Watson
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Hafted stone ground edge hatchet, with a handle of bent split wood

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Stan Mitchell collection
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Hatchets
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Lake Hindmarsh, Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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A.A.S.E Jamborette badge

A.A.S.E Jamborette badge

Dr Stephen Jani collection
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Badges
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Ingleburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Dr Istvan Jani
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1960
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Official Atlanta 1996 Olympic Games Gold Medal Winner Pin.

Official Atlanta 1996 Olympic Games Gold Medal Winner Pin.

Nova Peris collection
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Lapel pins
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Nova Peris
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Oodnadatta Bronco Branding Rules 1994

Oodnadatta Bronco Branding Rules 1994

Bill Prior collection
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Leaflets
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Oodnadatta, South Australia, Australia
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1994
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Yass Picnic Race Club Marchmont Race Course, Thursday, March 22nd

Yass Picnic Race Club Marchmont Race Course, Thursday, March...

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Programs
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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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Caricature of a kangaroo playing cricket

Caricature of a kangaroo playing cricket

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Child's drawing Namtyan's story about Bamabama by Ddyparra Gumana

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dayparra Gumana
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Church of England - Camden

Church of England - Camden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, N.S.W

Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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J B Young Limited, Queanbeyan

J B Young Limited, Queanbeyan

J B Young Ltd collection
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Photographs
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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1956
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Club

Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Emily Buckland (Mrs Henry Montague Faithfull)  in a studio setting wearing a large hat

Emily Buckland (Mrs Henry Montague Faithfull) in a studio s...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr David Scott
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Sword with scabbard presented to Sergeant Arthur Steele by grateful pastoralists following the capture of Ned Kelly

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Sergeant Arthur Steele collection
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Swords
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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J W Rosier, Gun Maker
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1880
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Those who can't

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Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Victoria, Australia
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Ms Joan Rosser
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1996
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Australian Women's Land Army

Australian Women's Land Army

Australian Women's Land Army collection
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Wartime badges
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Australian Womens Land Army
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1942
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Front stage for a toy theatre

Front stage for a toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Toy theatres
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Poster 'Building bridges of understanding'

Poster 'Building bridges of understanding'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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'An Account of the English Colony in NSW' Volume 1

'An Account of the English Colony in NSW' Volume 1

David Collins collection
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Books
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London, England
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1798
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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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Woodenbong Central School, Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Miriam Bundock
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Photograph of sports team

Photograph of sports team

Ruby Lee collection
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