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Double Bay, Sydney

Double Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Students outside a school at Warat

Students outside a school at Warat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Message stick

Message stick

Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Madi
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1965
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Oval, Manly, near Sydney

Oval, Manly, near Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly Oval, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two photograph albums of sepia and black-and-white photographs

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Parsons collection
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Bark painting 'Frogs and baby ibis' by unknown artist, north-western Arnhem Land

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Como - The Magical Manipulator

Como - The Magical Manipulator

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1897
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Mustard-coloured leather wedge-shaped case for spectacles

Mustard-coloured leather wedge-shaped case for spectacles

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Spectacles cases
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Group of little people dressed in evening wear

Group of little people dressed in evening wear

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cream-coloured dance program with 'Wm Percy Faithfull' and 'TIRRANNA, 13th January 1870' on the front

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Tirranna, New South Wales, Australia
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1870
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Ocean Beach, Manly

Ocean Beach, Manly

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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Royal visit 1954 souvenir flag

Royal visit 1954 souvenir flag

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Australia Greets America

Australia Greets America

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hooked boomerang

Hooked boomerang

Olive Pink collection
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Boomerangs
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Miss Olive Pink
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, Second Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1889
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The Surf Life Saving Club, Deewhy, NSW

The Surf Life Saving Club, Deewhy, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dee Why, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Surf Life Saving Australia
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Deserted hut

Deserted hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1984
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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, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Two naked women, one seated and one lying on the ground

Two naked women, one seated and one lying on the ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John W. Alexander
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Federation-era bunting

Federation-era bunting

George and Sylvia Milne collection
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Queen Mary
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1901
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Fijian war dance, Vanua Levu

Fijian war dance, Vanua Levu

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Vanua Levu, Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Life. Be in it. Exercisements

Life. Be in it. Exercisements

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Diary of the voyage of SS Ormonde, Orient Line, from Australia to England, during March and April 1928

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Diaries
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Australia
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1928
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Ceramic vase

Ceramic vase

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Vases
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A Life on the Ocean Wave

A Life on the Ocean Wave

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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At Leg of Mutton Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

At Leg of Mutton Lake, 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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Convict love token engraved with the initials H.D. and S.S.

Convict love token engraved with the initials H.D. and S.S.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Balmoral Beach

Balmoral Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A toy car constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

A toy car constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

Sir Roland Wilson collection no. 2
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Toy motor cars
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Sir Roland Wilson
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1956
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Lilian Faithfull, Ann Deane, William Pitt Faithfull, Ethel Faithfull (nee Joplin), Florence Faithfull

Lilian Faithfull, Ann Deane, William Pitt Faithfull, Ethel F...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token from J. Hooper

Convict love token from J. Hooper

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Department of Lands, Sydney Warning Corwn Land

Department of Lands, Sydney Warning Corwn Land

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Signs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Department of Lands
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Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885

Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1885
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Painting depicts a mirror image of a partially submerged cave

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Abagera
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1963
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Plaster bust

Plaster bust

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Busts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Alan Heap
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Glass plate negative - The old battery,  Arltunga, Northern Territory, 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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Cream-coloured dance program with 'Tuesday, Galatea Ball' handwritten on the front

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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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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Special Service Squadron off Sydney heads 9.4.24

Special Service Squadron off Sydney heads 9.4.24

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1924
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Second leaf of Record of Sessions House, Old Bailey

Second leaf of Record of Sessions House, Old Bailey

I Dowdle collection
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1826
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Rhododendrons

Rhododendrons

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Standard Field Service Postcard completed by Andy Waugh, 1917

Standard Field Service Postcard completed by Andy Waugh, 191...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1917
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Koala & kangaroo (2015) Carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Koala & kangaroo (2015) Carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Message stick

Message stick

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Murchison, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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'Wantili to Wuranu' by Lily Long and Sarah Brooks, 2007

'Wantili to Wuranu' by Lily Long and Sarah Brooks, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Long
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2007
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Postcard featuring a comic drawing of a soldier on a donkey with the pyramids in the background.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Silk cloth bearing a printed testimony of admiration to the Campbells for repelling an attack on Goimbla by bushrangers John Gilbert, Ben Hall, and John O'Meally (killed) on 19 November 1863

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Veda Hope collection
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Commemorative objects
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Beaver
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1863
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Certificate

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Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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1949
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Narmoola Pool

Narmoola Pool

Dean Russell Moody collection
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Artworks
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Leonora, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean R. Moody
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1994
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So shy

So shy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Pattison Shield presented to Victor Trumper 1898-1899

Pattison Shield presented to Victor Trumper 1898-1899

Victor Trumper collection
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Trophies
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England
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Elkington & Co
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1899
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Cricket team in uniforms on a pitch

Cricket team in uniforms on a pitch

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Handwritten letter of congratulations from Hugh Patton to Edna Thompson on receipt of her British Empire Medal

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Thompson Family collection
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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