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Botanical gardens, Sydney

Botanical gardens, Sydney

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Winning in a Canter

Winning in a Canter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Harding & Billings
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Rocket Brigade, Newcastle

Rocket Brigade, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Stockton, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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The Rocket Brigade
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Typed transcript of the handwritten proclamation McRobertson Land on dated February 18th 1931

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Sir Douglas Mawson collection
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Antarctica
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Sir Douglas Mawson
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1931
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Emu egg carved with an image of a man's face and native Australian animals by Bill Reid, 1990

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Third Prize awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for 'Best Handworked Table Centre or Tray Cloth' at the 1971 Broken Hill Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1971
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Sincere greetings from Botany

Sincere greetings from Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black duck

Black duck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Aboriginal inhabitants

The Aboriginal inhabitants

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Spokeshave

Spokeshave

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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A sketch from life in Katoomba Railway Station

A sketch from life in Katoomba Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Railway Station Blayney

Railway Station Blayney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Blayney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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1911
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Australian Aboriginal. An Old Warrior

Australian Aboriginal. An Old Warrior

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lubras Camp, Maloga

Lubras Camp, Maloga

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Maloga, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ornamental belt

Ornamental belt

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Child's drawing by Osmond Kantilla titled 'Purukuparti the creator and Wiya his wife', St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Osmond Kantilla
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Portable speech processor

Portable speech processor

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Gold Digger's Hut, Victoria, Austr

Gold Digger's Hut, Victoria, Austr

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1900
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Oceana Series A - Hawkesbury River, NSW

Oceana Series A - Hawkesbury River, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cat sitting in the archway of the portico of the Big House at Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cylindrical terracotta vase with sgraffito decoration by Tjimpuna Williams, 2005

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ceramic forms
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjimpuna Williams
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2005
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Bags
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Francis Edgar Williams
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1922
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Convict love token from Henry Marson, 1828

Convict love token from Henry Marson, 1828

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers
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1947
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Dress worn by Lindy Chamberlain at Federal Court, 1983

Dress worn by Lindy Chamberlain at Federal Court, 1983

Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 1
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Dresses
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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1983
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Souvenir card Blowering Dam - Ceremony to mark the first release of water for irrigation

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Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Cards
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Blowering Dam, New South Wales, Australia
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Water Conservation & Irrigation Commission
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1968
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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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St Michael's (C of E) Vaucluse N.S.W.

St Michael's (C of E) 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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Church of England
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Mayngu Dhoeri pearlshell headdress made by Sipau Audi Gibuma

Mayngu Dhoeri pearlshell headdress made by Sipau Audi Gibuma

Sipau Audi Gibuma Headdress collection
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Headdresses
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Boigu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Sipau Audi Gibuma
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1990
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The Sun, London, Thursday, June 28, 1838

The Sun, London, Thursday, June 28, 1838

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Newspapers
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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Clare Agricultural & Horticultural Society
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1936
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White china mug to commemorate the (cancelled) 1949 Royal Visit to Australia

White china mug to commemorate the (cancelled) 1949 Royal Vi...

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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England
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King George VI
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1949
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Enfield, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Enfield Progressive Association
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Industrial machinery carrying what looks to be metal struts through the air, along tracking.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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)

Noongar Aboriginal men including Joobaitch (left) and Monnop...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1932
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Glass plate negative - Buffalo cart, Colombo, Sri Lanka, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1931 or 1932

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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Depicts a flower

Depicts a flower

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Brisbane Institute of Social Service

Brisbane Institute of Social Service

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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HMS Drake

HMS Drake

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Convict love token from David Odwell, 1836

Convict love token from David Odwell, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bark painting divided into square and rectangular panels and depicting a rectangular figure with two triangular prongs on the top

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mundjinu
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Percival Proctor Mk 1 monoplane VH-FEP

Percival Proctor Mk 1 monoplane VH-FEP

Frederick Edmunds collection
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Aeroplanes
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Luton, Bedfordshire, England
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Percival Aircraft Company Limited
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1942
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Painted marine turtle shell featuring thirteen totemic animals representing the clans of the Lardil people of Mornington Island

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Blair Gardner collection no. 1
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Artworks
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Lindsay Roughsey
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1978
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Australia Day 1916

Australia Day 1916

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1916
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Barmedman P.A. & H.. Association Annual Show, 1959 for first prize for a snow white play apron

Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Barmedman P.A....

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Barmedman, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1959
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Paul House's didjeridu

Paul House's didjeridu

Paul House collection no. 1
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Didjeridus
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Paul House
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1984
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St. Vincent's Hospital, Sydney

St. Vincent's Hospital, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Bridge, Macksville, NSW

The Bridge, Macksville, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Macksville, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Western electrical voltmeter, model 45 no. 24360

Western electrical voltmeter, model 45 no. 24360

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Voltmeters
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Newark, New Jersey, United States of America
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Weston
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1921
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Photographic postcard depicting Percy Goodwin

Photographic postcard depicting Percy Goodwin

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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Side saddle

Side saddle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Saddles
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Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) sitting on a wall, wearing a long white dress and very large hat

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcard for 'Fund for the relief of Polish victims of the war'

Postcard for 'Fund for the relief of Polish victims of the w...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Poland
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1939
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Newspaper clippings
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Lid from wedding cake box

Lid from wedding cake box

Margot Child collection
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Lids
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Mrs Margot Child
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1949
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Menu for Luncheon on the 27th September 1945 at Parliament House, Canberra

Menu for Luncheon on the 27th September 1945 at Parliament H...

Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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1945
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Certificate awarded at the Springsure Pastoral & Agricultural Society Springsure Show for first prize for a table centre

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Springsure, Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1970
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Patent for 'An Improved Adjustable Support or Rest for Bicycles', 1896

Patent for 'An Improved Adjustable Support or Rest for Bicyc...

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Patents
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Rockhampton Auxiliary, Church House, Westminster, SW

Rockhampton Auxiliary, Church House, Westminster, SW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Boulia, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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