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Front stage for a toy theatre

Front stage for a toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Toy theatres
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Courtroom sketch 'Professor Nairn' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982

Courtroom sketch 'Professor Nairn' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982

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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Handwritten text entitled

Handwritten text entitled "The Bachelor's Thermometer"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Commercial Street, Mt Gambier, SA

Commercial Street, 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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Randwick Race Course, Sydney NSW

Randwick Race Course, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Randwick Racecourse, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Nell Basedow hanging out washing, expedition camp at Dickerie Waterhole, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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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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Beni Souef Bank of Egypt

Beni Souef Bank of Egypt

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Australian Army
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Box for Padlock Brand-reliable, Australian ADFA Dried Fruits, The Mildura Co-op. Fruit..

Box for Padlock Brand-reliable, Australian ADFA Dried Fruits...

ET Fealy collection
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Boxes
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Programme Official Opening J. B. Young Limited, Queanbeyan, 23 May 1956

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Programs
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Queanbeyan Age Print
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1956
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Going for a ride out bush

Going for a ride out bush

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Linda Pupangamirri
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Small bird perched on a branch. To Greet You. Just a card to greet you, ...

Small bird perched on a branch. To Greet You. Just a card to...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Margaret Peden. England 1937

Margaret Peden. England 1937

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Photographic postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Margaret Peden
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1937
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20 wooden and metal braille punches

20 wooden and metal braille punches

Dulcie May Magnus collection
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Punches
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Convict love token from E. Haddon

Convict love token from E. Haddon

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bronte Beach - N.S.W

Bronte Beach - N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from James Farley, 1834

Convict love token from James Farley, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bougainvillea spectabilis Nyctaginaceae

Bougainvillea spectabilis Nyctaginaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Woolwich Dock, Sydney

Woolwich Dock, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolwich Dock, Woolwich, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Valley of the Tweed, Murwillumbah

Valley of the Tweed, Murwillumbah

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1937
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The old people smoke the crab claw

The old people smoke the crab claw

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Carbine

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Carbine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1890
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Springfield Garden - gravel path and garden with female figure on path in the background

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Album containing documents, drawings and photographs relating to the Bendigo Pottery [Vol B, 1-32]

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Albums
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GRANVILLE SHOW 1952, blue felt show pennant with gold-coloured block text

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Colledge Family collection
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Prizes
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Image of sunset over water

Image of sunset over water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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8017 L'express du Simplon

8017 L'express du Simplon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Convict love token from C. Allen., 1844

Convict love token from C. Allen., 1844

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of 11 men posing in front of a bell shaped tent

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Utilised flake [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Flaked artefacts
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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Postcard featuring the gardens in Sturt Street, Ballarat, Victoria

Postcard featuring the gardens in Sturt Street, Ballarat, Vi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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'Time Change' p.1

'Time Change' p.1

Diana Boyer collection
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Paintings
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Diana Boyer
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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The Williams at Felspar

The Williams at Felspar

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Zeiss 188014 binocular microscope and box

Zeiss 188014 binocular microscope and box

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Jena, Germany
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Carl Zeiss
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Federation style, two storey house with verandas and garden

Federation style, two storey house with verandas and garden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Album containing postcards collected during Florence [Bobbie] Faithfull's European trip in 1914

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcard albums
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Portrait of Charles Perkins carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Charles Perkins carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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Painting on masonite by Marbi (aka Mack), 1965 - depicting trees, kangaroo and turtle

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marbi
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1965
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The Tasman Glacier, N.Z.

The Tasman Glacier, N.Z.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Champion Tobacco.  The highest type

Champion Tobacco. The highest type

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Group of men and women with tennis racquets

Group of men and women with tennis racquets

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Wet specimen - Thylacine - paw

Wet specimen - Thylacine - paw

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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The Promenade, Coogee Beach, Sydney

The Promenade, Coogee Beach, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Birdsville Track, Clifton Hills Station

Birdsville Track, Clifton Hills Station

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 2
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Negatives
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Birdsville Track, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Broken Hill looking North, 1907

Broken Hill looking North, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Lang Hancock's short-sleeved summer prospecting jacket

Lang Hancock's short-sleeved summer prospecting jacket

Lang Hancock collection
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Jackets
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Mr Langley F. Hancock
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Message stick

Message stick

Reverend FR Nitzschke collection
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Message sticks
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1914
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Postcard featuring a colour image of the S.S. Afric on a stormy sea

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Panoramic, photographic postcard of the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Olympic Pool, Velodrome and Soccer Ground

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Design pattern

Design pattern

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Patterns
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Entente Cordiale / We'll keep the flags a-flying boys

Entente Cordiale / We'll keep the flags a-flying boys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Strike, 1909, Broken Hill

The Strike, 1909, Broken Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Broken Hill Proprietary Limited
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1909
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Seeing the umpire home

Seeing the umpire home

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Master Jack McKenzie
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1906
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Eskbank Station

Eskbank Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Frederick P. Hobbs
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Mono-plane - sculpture of a single propeller aeroplane by Yvonne Koolmatrie

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Tandanya collection no. 1
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Sculptures
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Berri, South Australia, Australia
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Yvonne Koolmatrie
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1991
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Botanical gardens, Sydney

Botanical gardens, Sydney

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Handwritten note regarding the fitting of new frames

Handwritten note regarding the fitting of new frames

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Notes
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1958
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Scene in Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

Scene in Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

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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Crochet milk jug cover with penguin shells

Crochet milk jug cover with penguin shells

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection
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Artworks
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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2003
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