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A man and child on the veranda of a timber house in Mullumbimby

A man and child on the veranda of a timber house in Mullumbi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Suspension Bridge, N. Sydney

Suspension Bridge, N. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Footbridge, from Ninety Mile beach, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Footbridge, from Ninety Mile beach, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Aboriginal breastplate for Timothy, Chief of Merricumbene

Aboriginal breastplate for Timothy, Chief of Merricumbene

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Merricumbene, New South Wales, Australia
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Timothy
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1835
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Handwritten note dated

Handwritten note dated "May 15 1957"

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Notes
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W.R. Williams Chemist
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1957
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Sepia photograph over looking a town

Sepia photograph over looking a town

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lucian Faithfull and his daughter Hazel, both on horseback

Lucian Faithfull and his daughter Hazel, both on horseback

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Opperman with bike on shoulder Oct 1977 on ST Kilda Pier

Opperman with bike on shoulder Oct 1977 on ST Kilda Pier

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Blue-green felt shako with leather brim and band

Blue-green felt shako with leather brim and band "NEW SOUTH ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Uniform hats
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B Mountcastle, Hat Maker
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St. Mary's Cathedral, Sydney

St. Mary's Cathedral, 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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1936
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Invitation to attend the Conseil Mondial de la Paix session de Budapest, 1953, to Bill Morrow

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Milleese Morrow Boughton collection
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Invitations
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Budapest, Hungary
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Mr William 'Bill' Morrow
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1953
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Raising the Japanese Midget Submarine

Raising the Japanese Midget Submarine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1942
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Painting depicts a large central concentric circle with six smaller ones

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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The Way of Life

The Way of Life

E Redlich collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Warangesda Mission Station, Darlington Point, New South Wales, Aust...
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Joe Walsh
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1906
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Souvenir flag of the Royal visit to Australia, 1954

Souvenir flag of the Royal visit to Australia, 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Flags
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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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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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 7

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 7

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of Ruby Monaghan in cricket attire

Photograph of Ruby Monaghan in cricket attire

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Leather bound brass telescope, used by John Close

Leather bound brass telescope, used by John Close

John Collinson Close collection
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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Handwritten text entitled

Handwritten text entitled "The Bachelor's Thermometer"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Tiny town from the white city

Tiny town from the white city

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Suspension Bridge, N. Sydney

Suspension Bridge, N. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Blue Mts, NSW, Princes Rock Wentworth Falls

The Blue Mts, NSW, Princes Rock Wentworth Falls

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wentworth Falls, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1907
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Car with two people seated in it.

Car with two people seated in it.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Trans-Australian Railway. King Moonlight

Trans-Australian Railway. King Moonlight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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King Moonlight
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1912
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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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R Gardner
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1893
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Emperor of Germany in military uniform

Emperor of Germany in military uniform

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Castel Hill, Townsville, Qld

Castel Hill, Townsville, Qld

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1883 Grubb Refractor Telescope

1883 Grubb Refractor Telescope

Darren Benson collection
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Telescopes
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1883
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A two storey building and street lamp with brick pedestal

A two storey building and street lamp with brick pedestal

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Protest banner, Point Pearce has no fishing rights - for their waters

Protest banner, Point Pearce has no fishing rights - for the...

Bart Sansbury collection
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Banners
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Moonrise, Curl Curl, Manly

Moonrise, Curl Curl, Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Curl Curl, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Racing silks worn in the 1897 and 1898 Melbourne Cup races on Gaulus and The Grafter

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William Forrester collection
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Riding habits
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A mountain track

A mountain track

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Painting depicts butterflies and human heads

Painting depicts butterflies and human heads

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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Sepia photograph of people outside the Hotel Dudley, Bathurst

Sepia photograph of people outside the Hotel Dudley, Bathurs...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Unidentified Island

Unidentified Island

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Invitation Mr C B Kay to attend a garden party at Government House, Canberra, in 1936

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1936
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Australia - A Bush Post Office

Australia - A Bush Post Office

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Pair of crutches

Pair of crutches

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Crutches
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Aboriginals, NSW

Aboriginals, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scrimshaw cow horn featuring central motif of three figures fighting with spears, Cherbourg style

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Scrimshaw
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Cherbourg, Queensland, Australia
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Baptist Church

Baptist Church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Malta- Custom House - Barracca Lift

Malta- Custom House - Barracca Lift

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Malta
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Section of green metal security fence post, which became a projectile during the bombing of the Australian Embassy in Jakarta on 9 September 2004

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David Ritchie collection
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Fences
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Jakarta, Sumatra, Indonesia
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Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
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2004
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Post office, Queanbeyan

Post office, Queanbeyan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1906
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Connections by Lennah Newson, 2002

Connections by Lennah Newson, 2002

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Lennah Newson collection
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Baskets
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ms Lennah Newson
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2002
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Wet specimen - Horse, kidney

Wet specimen - Horse, kidney

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Wooden hollow musical drum

Wooden hollow musical drum

Pastor Kenneth Freeman collection
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Musical drums
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"Now how did he know I'm from the Country?"

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Evening Calm, Meander River, Deloraine, Tas.

Evening Calm, Meander River, Deloraine, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Meander River, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard featuring two trams on Young Street, Sydney

Postcard featuring two trams on Young Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Emu egg carved with image of a man's face and animals by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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The beach, St Kilda, Vic

The beach, St Kilda, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Prince of Wales

Prince of Wales

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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String bag made from unknown fibre, by Verna Nicholls

String bag made from unknown fibre, by Verna Nicholls

Tayenebe collection
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Verna Nichols
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