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Icepick used on 1911-1913 Australian Antarctic Expedition

Icepick used on 1911-1913 Australian Antarctic Expedition

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Icepicks
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Antarctica
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George H. Dovers
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1911
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Wood carving - water bird

Wood carving - water bird

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Lake in Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Lake in Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'The Crown Lawyers' by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Soldier's Memorial, Adelaide, SA

Soldier's Memorial, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr Simms' by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Barker questions the ranger.' by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Black bible associated with Ben Chifley

Black bible associated with Ben Chifley

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Bibles
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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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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1937
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Stereographic viewer

Stereographic viewer

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Stereoscopes
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Whitefellas Spinning Around by Jean Inyalanka Burke, 2011

Whitefellas Spinning Around by Jean Inyalanka Burke, 2011

Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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Group of Aboriginal people, one wearing a shirt

Group of Aboriginal people, one wearing a shirt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1944
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In these days of cheap Chinese labour

In these days of cheap Chinese labour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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China
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts a group of hunters, one spearing porcupine; one holding kangaroo leg; third holding dead bird

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Magani
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1966
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Latvian white, red and grey costume blouse

Latvian white, red and grey costume blouse

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Blouses
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Riga, Latvia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1939
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In the Far Interior of Australia

In the Far Interior of Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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A West Australian Aboriginal - Black Tracker

A West Australian Aboriginal - Black Tracker

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A halt. While the billy boils

A halt. While the billy boils

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Massey-Harris Co. Ltd
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1910
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Burwood Park

Burwood Park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burwood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Carrobboree [i.e.Corroboree] on the banks of the Murray

Carrobboree [i.e.Corroboree] on the banks of the Murray

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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J Carr
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1873
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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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1935
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Letter from Reserve Bank to ATSIC

Letter from Reserve Bank to ATSIC

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Documents
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Church Street, Dubbo, NSW

Church Street, Dubbo, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Djunkgao (Djung'kawu) and Madalait at Jelangbara (Yalangbara) - Yirrkala, 1948

Djunkgao (Djung'kawu) and Madalait at Jelangbara (Yalangbara...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Painting depicts the rectangle hollow log used as a gong in the Yabadorowa ceremony

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 02/09/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Bolkdjam, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bill Madangija
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Identity badge belonging to Jack Heenan showing the Holden logo

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Jack Heenan collection
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Identity badges
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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The Railway Accident at Sunshine. April 20. 1908. over 40 lives lost

The Railway Accident at Sunshine. April 20. 1908. over 40 li...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sunshine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Kata-thermometer made by Hicks, England, with muslin finger cover, in cardboard case

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School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Thermometers
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Mailing Card - The Model Store

Mailing Card - The Model Store

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1940
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Water order card

Water order card

Irrigation (Deniliquin and Tatura) collection
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Cards
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Deniliquin, Riverina, New South Wales, Australia
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Murray Irrigation Limited
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1989
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Hospital, Narrandera

Hospital, Narrandera

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narrandera, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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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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Photographic portrait of a man holding baby

Photographic portrait of a man holding baby

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Portrait photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Gold pocket watch presented to William Faithfull by Joseph Foveaux in 1801

Gold pocket watch presented to William Faithfull by Joseph F...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pocket watches
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London, England
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Brockbanks [chronometer Makers]
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1800
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Boomerang with red pigment

Boomerang with red pigment

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Fighting the Flames.  A Great Fire in the City

Fighting the Flames. A Great Fire in the City

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Town Hall, Narrabri

Town Hall, Narrabri

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wentworth House, Vaucluse N.S.W

Wentworth House, Vaucluse N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Vaucluse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard - World's Retired Champion. James J. Jeffries

Postcard - World's Retired Champion. James J. Jeffries

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Ohio, United States of America
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Methodist Church & hall, Mt Gambier, SA

The Methodist Church & hall, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Road to Fairy Bower, Bundanoon

The Road to Fairy Bower, Bundanoon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Cavan', Yass.

'Cavan', Yass.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cavan Station, Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Temporary bridge

Temporary bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolamai, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Incised shield with white pigment decoration

Incised shield with white pigment decoration

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Not provided
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1963
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Folding Souvenir Card with 17 photographs of Perth, Western Australia

Folding Souvenir Card with 17 photographs of Perth, Western ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Film-script titled 'Penny Plain, Twopence Coloured'

Film-script titled 'Penny Plain, Twopence Coloured'

Everitt and George Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Glass plate negative - Women and children coming out of church, Hermannsburg mission, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Painting on masonite  by Gurangi, 1964 -  depicting six goannas.

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Guragi
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1964
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Life. Be in it. Exercisements

Life. Be in it. Exercisements

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Posters
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Schooling a youngster

Schooling a youngster

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Men standing beside railway tracks, near a horsedrawn wagon. Trans-Australian Railway

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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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Willaim Street, Bathurst

Willaim Street, Bathurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Awelye- panel 1 by Gloria Petyarre

Awelye- panel 1 by Gloria Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gloria Petyarre
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1999
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Advertising card featuring boxer Milburn Saylor, 'Light-weight Tornado', 28 March 1914

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Milburn Saylor
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1914
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No.19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Auburn, N.S.W

No.19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Auburn, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Message stick

Message stick

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1985
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Church of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, Randwick, Sydney, N.S.W

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Watson's Bay - Sydney

Watson's Bay - Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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