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Glass plate negative - The vice-regal party at breakfast, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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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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1923
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Group of working men posed in front of large tanks resting on their side

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tissue paper

Tissue paper

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Wrapping paper
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Kangaroo

Kangaroo

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Anchor Barbbur Wurrkidj
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1974
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Waatyl grass basket (punya)

Waatyl grass basket (punya)

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
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Baskets
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Dorothy Short
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2001
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Hyde Park, Sydney, NSW

Hyde Park, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Advertising card featuring Jeff Smith

Advertising card featuring Jeff Smith

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Government House, Sydney, NSW

Government House, Sydney, NSW

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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Mimi Men and Women

Mimi Men and Women

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bark painting 'Mythical Figure' by by Bob Balirrbalirr Dirdi, Gunbalanya, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bob Balirrbalirr Dirdi
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1974
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Manly, NSW

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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The Heads, Sydney Harbour from Manly NSW

The Heads, Sydney Harbour from Manly NSW

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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Men swimming at a beach

Men swimming at a beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Commonwealth of Australia Remittance by Group Employer, 1968

Commonwealth of Australia Remittance by Group Employer, 1968

ET Fealy collection
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Receipts
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1968
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'Kumunungku' by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2008

'Kumunungku' by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Headdresses
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Yanpiyarti N. Cox
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2008
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Invoice from firm of Thomas Evans, Melbourne 1887

Invoice from firm of Thomas Evans, Melbourne 1887

Rabbits in Australia collection no. 3
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Invoices
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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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Shorn sheep in a pen outside a shed at Boondara

Shorn sheep in a pen outside a shed at Boondara

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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Clothes. Food We Eat.

Clothes. Food We Eat.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albana Poantumilui
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Lorelle Sample's domestic science notebook from University of Melbourne

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Lorelle Moore collection
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Notebooks
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Lorelle Moore
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1931
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Group of mountaineer's children, Fiji

Group of mountaineer's children, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Kimberley Native - Gulanba

Kimberley Native - Gulanba

Patricia Heath collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Photograph of Tirranna races 1904

Photograph of Tirranna races 1904

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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The last pinch at the top

The last pinch at the top

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mr. Harrold F. Allert - The Society Entertainer and Drawing Room Humourist

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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St Georges' River Lorne

St Georges' River Lorne

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Bone cast of Dipotodon foot SF 30:9

Bone cast of Dipotodon foot SF 30:9

South Australian Museum collection no. 1
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Plaster casts
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Photograph of Jane Macdonald Gellibrand

Photograph of Jane Macdonald Gellibrand

Joseph Tice Gellibrand collection
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Photographs
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915, depicting the interior of the house

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Fire dreaming

Fire dreaming

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yama Maymuru
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1965
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Copy of Stradivari's 'Maurin' violin, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1946

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EV Llewellyn collection
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Violins
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1946
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Nankeen kestrel

Nankeen kestrel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Art Series
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Church of England, Nowra, 1919

Church of England, Nowra, 1919

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Church of England
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1919
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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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The Drawing Room, Wentworth House, Sydney

The Drawing Room, Wentworth House, 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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1911
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Convict love token from W. Barnett

Convict love token from W. Barnett

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Adelaide from the hill

Adelaide from the hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Letter from Alexander Mussen to William Mussen, August 1855

Letter from Alexander Mussen to William Mussen, August 1855

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Montreal, Canada
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Alexander Mussen
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1855
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Valentines Series - Scalps

Valentines Series - Scalps

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Oval basket

Oval basket

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Baskets
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Bark painting of two figures relating to the Maraian ceremony by Billy Yirawala

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Yirawala
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QSL card for VK2DF

QSL card for VK2DF

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Receipt from Bank of Australasia

Receipt from Bank of Australasia

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Receipts
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Mrs R Peterson, Conductor, Women's Work Exhibition 1907

Mrs R Peterson, Conductor, Women's Work Exhibition 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Dance program

Dance program

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Three dogs looking at a cage

Three dogs looking at a cage

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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The wheat team

The wheat team

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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Ship's wheel from the fishing vessel Hong Hai

Ship's wheel from the fishing vessel Hong Hai

Tran Thi Nga collection
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Watercraft components
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Letter from Maurice Horn, 1977

Letter from Maurice Horn, 1977

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Maurice Horn
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1977
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Coal is Vital to Victory

Coal is Vital to Victory

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 11
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Posters
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Australia
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1939
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Manly from Fairlight

Manly from Fairlight

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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Waisted tubular drum

Waisted tubular drum

Solomon and Josephine Ahmat collection
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Musical drums
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It was very difficult - at first

It was very difficult - at first

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Over the Garden Wall

Over the Garden Wall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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Old Days of the Stockmen, 2012 by Mervyn Street

Old Days of the Stockmen, 2012 by Mervyn Street

Mervyn Street collection
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Paintings
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Mervyn Street
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2012
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Smith's Weekly - Armistice Number, Facsimile of Historic Cease Fire Order..., 1936

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Robbie Swan collection
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Advertising posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Smith's Weekly
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1936
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Courtoom sketch 'Mr. Harris.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtoom sketch 'Mr. Harris.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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Envelopes
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Palaeolithic European hand axe

Palaeolithic European hand axe

Stan Mitchell collection
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Hand axes
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