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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Knives
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Knives
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Circular metal film canister used by Frank Hurley

Circular metal film canister used by Frank Hurley

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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Frank Hurley
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Cricket ball

Cricket ball

Nanette Ward collection
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Cricket balls
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Town Hall Sydney

Town Hall 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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1913
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Child's drawing - How Aborigines made bark canoes by Birpa Group

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Jervis Bay, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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QSL card for 3AK

QSL card for 3AK

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Those who can't

Those who can't

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Ms Joan Rosser
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1995
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Note from the secretary of the Northumberland District Master Bakers' Association

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ET Fealy collection
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Notes
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Poster titled 'Unitary Democratic Non-Sectarian Palestine' PLO

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General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Political posters
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Australian National University, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital...
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Palestine Liberation Organisation
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1987
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Ohaupo railway station

Ohaupo railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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North Island, New Zealand
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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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Caroona, New South Wales, Australia
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Brett Allan
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Dr W P & G Faithfull in account balance

Dr W P & G Faithfull in account balance

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Financial records
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Shell

Shell

Dr La Mont West collection
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Shells
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Certificate of free pardon

Certificate of free pardon

Owen Suffolk's Free Pardon collection
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Certificates
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Victoria, Australia
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Sir John H. Manners-Sutton
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1866
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Cartoon book, 'Wally and the Major' by Stan Cross

Cartoon book, 'Wally and the Major' by Stan Cross

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 16
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Books
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1939
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Sydney Hospital

Sydney Hospital

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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Swain and Co
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Tirranna race club program 1905 and insert

Tirranna race club program 1905 and insert

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Programs
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Australia Post No.13 red nylon post bag, 1988

Australia Post No.13 red nylon post bag, 1988

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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1988
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Colston

Colston

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Lindsay Foyle
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1997
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Scribing knife

Scribing knife

George Henry Taylor collection
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Woodworking tools
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Toorloo Bay, Lake Tyers

Toorloo Bay, Lake Tyers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Rail and Road Arrangements. Ceremony at Federal Capital Site on Wednesday March 12th 1913

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Z Forsythe collection
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Booklets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1913
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Courtroom sketch of Michael and Lindy Chamberlain by artist 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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Sydney, N.S.W. - St. Mary's R.C. Cathedral, showing the Archibald Memorial Hyde Park

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'A mam or namandi spirit in Margolidjban' by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru, Gunbalanya, 1968

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1968
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Poster - 'Mowbray to City Bikeway Rally

Poster - 'Mowbray to City Bikeway Rally"

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Posters
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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1977
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Letter

Letter

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Letters
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1933
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Sydney Harbour.  Mosman's Bay

Sydney Harbour. Mosman's Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Minyipuru Parnkarlpa

Minyipuru Parnkarlpa

Martumili Seven Sisters collection no. 1
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Acrylic paintings
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Parnngurr, Great Sandy Desert, Western Australia, Australia
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Nancy Chapman
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2015
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Uncle Colin and Auntie Kate leaving Australia after a visit from Scotland

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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The final burial (aka A burial ceremony), work on paper, Yirrkla, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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U.S. Battleship Oregon

U.S. Battleship Oregon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Washington, United States of America
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Spit Road, Middle Harbour

The Spit Road, Middle Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hooked Boomerang

Hooked Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Four horses and four men, in stalls of stable at Springfield.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Annie Saward
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Solarplate print, Ngayuku Walka Urupurunypo, by Angkuna Kulyuru

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Angkuna Kulyuru
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1997
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Camera extension tube

Camera extension tube

Les Hiddins collection
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Camera accessories
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Japan
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Hoya Corporation
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1978
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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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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Unknown
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Rosellas

Rosellas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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The Printing Machine

The Printing Machine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Entrance Taronga Park

Entrance Taronga Park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Taronga Park, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Noongar Aboriginal men including Joobaitch (left) and Monnop (middle) ready for a Corroboree (WA)

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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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1932
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Sculpture titled 'The Dismissal - 20th Anniversary', featuring Gough Whitlam, John Kerr and Malcolm Fraser

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John Shakespeare collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr John Shakespeare
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1995
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Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) with her dog Pop.

Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) with her dog Pop.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

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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'Katatjilkarr to Kaningarra' by  Miriam Napanangka, 2007

'Katatjilkarr to Kaningarra' by Miriam Napanangka, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Miriam Napanangka
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2007
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Address book

Address book

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Address books
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Tasmanian Aboriginal club - wooden

Weapon - Tasmanian Aboriginal club - wooden

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Tasmania, Australia
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Brown leather-look vinyl briefcase used by Hon Peter Walsh while he was a senator for Western Australia

Brown leather-look vinyl briefcase used by Hon Peter Walsh w...

Hon Peter Walsh collection
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Briefcases
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Peter A. Walsh
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1974
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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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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1945
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Reconciliation

Reconciliation

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Invitation to a Garden Party on 14 May 1937 to celebrate the coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Invitations
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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1937
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Child's drawing by Ian, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Ian, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ian
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1954
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