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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Incised wooden narrow shield

Incised wooden narrow shield

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
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Shields
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Dance program titled 'Government House'

Dance program titled 'Government House'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Saddleworth, South Australia, Australia
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Midland Agricultural Society
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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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Naomi Tipakalippa
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Postcard featuring a black and white photograph of a group of penguins

Postcard featuring a black and white photograph of a group o...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Study of Australian Beauty

A Study of Australian Beauty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Regal Post Card Co's Series
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Glass plate negative - Jim, the Chinese gardener, Durham Downs station, Queensland, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

Glass plate negative - Jim, the Chinese gardener, Durham Dow...

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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1919
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Cyclist and friend at 'Clydeville', Broken Hill, NSW, 1907

Cyclist and friend at 'Clydeville', Broken Hill, NSW, 1907

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Postcards
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Batehaven

Batehaven

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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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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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1941
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Slipcast terracotta mug with mukata (beanie) design, made by Peter Ward using Ernabella artists designs, for Ernabella at Bondi Pavilion event, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Peter Ward
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2004
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Cathedral Rocks

Cathedral Rocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patrick Kantilla
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Plaster bust ofTruganini by Edmund Joel Dicks

Plaster bust ofTruganini by Edmund Joel Dicks

Edmund Dicks collection
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Busts
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Tasmania, Australia
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Edmund J. Dicks
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1931
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Cathedral Square, Christchurch, N.Z

Cathedral Square, Christchurch, N.Z

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Working men having a

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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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Scout's Electrician badge certificate

Scout's Electrician badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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Glass plate negative - Punch (Arrerika) watering camels, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanislaus Kantilla
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Railway Station Adelaide Melbourne Express leaving

Railway Station Adelaide Melbourne Express leaving

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Port Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Boondara, showing horse teams pulling wagons loaded with wool bales

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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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Start of native canoe race, Fiji

Start of native canoe race, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Sepia toned photograph of a town

Sepia toned photograph of 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Michaela Tipungwuti
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Sepia photographic postcard of the PANORAMA OF MT. GAMBIER, S.A

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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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GMH Personnel Directory

GMH Personnel Directory

Jack Heenan collection
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Directories
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GM Holden Ltd
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1974
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Stereographic viewer

Stereographic viewer

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Stereoscopes
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George Rose
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King Scout badge

King Scout badge

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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Platypus

Platypus

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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patrick Kantilla
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Archibald Memorial. Hyde Park. Sydney N.S.W.

Archibald Memorial. Hyde Park. Sydney N.S.W.

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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David Jones Ltd, per passenger train to Singleton

David Jones Ltd, per passenger train to Singleton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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David Jones Ltd
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1938
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Blue-toned photograph of a man standing outside bush hut

Blue-toned photograph of a man standing outside bush hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Henry Lawson
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Album containing black and white photos with hand written annotations

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Joan Richmond collection
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Photograph albums
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1931
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South East Wind

South East Wind

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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Nambinara
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1948
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jane F. Poantumilui
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Black and white photograph - Adelmann in front of his house, Herbersthill, 1904

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Dieter Kohl collection
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Photographs
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Sepia photograph of rural land in Keysdale with house in background

Sepia photograph of rural land in Keysdale with house in bac...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Prize card awarded to Mr A. L. Faithfull 1890

Prize card awarded to Mr A. L. Faithfull 1890

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1890
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Postcard with photograph captioned Sydney Harbour Bridge

Postcard with photograph captioned Sydney Harbour Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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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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Arthur Poantumilui
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Machinery in a factory environment.

Machinery in a factory environment.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Holden Torana tiepin

Holden Torana tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1965
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Arthur Cocks & Co Ltd for goggles and spectacles 1928-1929

Arthur Cocks & Co Ltd for goggles and spectacles 1928-1929

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Catalogues
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Arthur Cocks & Co. Ltd
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1928
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Large component to a bridge being floated on two barges on a river

Large component to a bridge being floated on two barges on a...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'Flying Fox' by George Milpurrurru, Milingimbi, 1966

Bark painting 'Flying Fox' by George Milpurrurru, Milingimbi...

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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Do Not Abandon Me, Liberty!

Do Not Abandon Me, Liberty!

Thahn Nhon Le collection
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Political posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Le Thanh Nhon
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1988
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On the Buffalo River, Victoria

On the Buffalo River, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Buffalo River, Victoria, Australia
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Jan Hendrik Scheltema
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Painting depicts kalkberd, the euro (Macropus robustus)

Painting depicts kalkberd, the euro (Macropus robustus)

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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Unknown
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1974
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The Blow Hole, Eaglehawk Neck

The Blow Hole, Eaglehawk Neck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Eaglehawk Neck, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Republic of Australia

Republic of Australia

Robert Darby collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Paul J. Keating
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1996
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Claudia Kantilia
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Street with shops, cars, and a chemist shop

Street with shops, cars, and a chemist shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Jet workers, Whitby

Jet workers, Whitby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1890
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Painting has a central image of a cross surrounded by a square infilled with linear patterning

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maudie Tipupaju
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1965
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Coogee

Coogee

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token engraved with the names J. Lea and M.A. Johnson, 1835

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Soccer souvenir programme - 'St George Budapest v Ferencvaros 1974'

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St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Programs
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Ostrich Chick Hatching

Ostrich Chick Hatching

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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