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Heather Henderson (nee Menzies) with her daughter, Edwina

Heather Henderson (nee Menzies) with her daughter, Edwina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Tube of white glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of white glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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Samples
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Merchant Mills Dept [18

Merchant Mills Dept [18" Milling Rolling]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Washing day in camp

Washing day in camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Australian lyre birds displaying tails

Australian lyre birds displaying tails

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Dromana and the coastline from Arthur's Seat, Vic

Dromana and the coastline from Arthur's Seat, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown, Fonthill, Lake Bathurst via Goulburn, NSW

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

David Westcott collection no. 6
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1914
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Postcard featuring Hay Street, Perth

Postcard featuring Hay Street, Perth

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Distance my sever, Oceans divide, But old friends shall ever abide

Distance my sever, Oceans divide, But old friends shall ever...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Matthew Flinders' 'A Voyage to Terra Australis' (1814) , Volume 2

Matthew Flinders' 'A Voyage to Terra Australis' (1814) , Vol...

Matthew Flinders collection
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Travel books
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London, England
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Captain Matthew Flinders
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1814
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Australian Native, the Picnic

Australian Native, the Picnic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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'Maza Mawa (Wapiya) II' by Alick Tipoti, 2011

'Maza Mawa (Wapiya) II' by Alick Tipoti, 2011

Alick Tipoti collection no. 3
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Masks
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Alick Tipoti
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The Yurlunggurr Serpents intertwine in the  Mirarrmina Waterhole.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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Kooyoorn

Kooyoorn

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Debra Couzens
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2002
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Invitation to attend the Conseil Mondial de la Paix session de Budapest, 1953, to Bill Morrow

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Milleese Morrow Boughton collection
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Invitations
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Budapest, Hungary
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Mr William 'Bill' Morrow
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1953
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Drawing depicting figures performing ceremonial duties in the Coranderrk region of Victoria by William Barak, 1895.

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William Barak 1895 collection
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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William Barak
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1895
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Plane table frame used by Captain James Cook

Plane table frame used by Captain James Cook

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Surveying equipment
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England
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Captain James Cook
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1768
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Australian Native - Seaside amusements

Australian Native - Seaside amusements

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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River with a letter

River with a letter "V" in the upper left corner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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AW Bayley and W Ford, Bayley & Ford discovered gold at Gulgong and were granted Reward Claim Sep 17th 1892

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coolgardie, Western Australia, Australia
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Arthur W. Bayley
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1892
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Mrs Bland Holt

Mrs Bland Holt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Art Series
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Geelong Industrial and Juvenile Exhibition 1879-80 medallion awarded to Wilhelm Greiffenhagen

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Wilhelm Greiffenhagen collection
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Medallions
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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1880
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Sydney Harbour

Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1906
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Tessellated pavement, Eaglehawk Neck, Tas

Tessellated pavement, Eaglehawk Neck, Tas

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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Convict love token from Henry Meyers, 1832

Convict love token from Henry Meyers, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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'Subject No.9 - Prime Ministers' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1988
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Wooden spear with metal blade

Wooden spear with metal blade

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Miniature medals of William Beausang

Miniature medals of William Beausang

William Beausang collection
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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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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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Leah Kermama
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer John Weissmuller, 1921

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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New York, United States of America
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Johnny Weissmuller
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1921
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Drawing depicting Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines 1816

Drawing depicting Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Abori...

Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines 1816 collection
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Drawings
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Lieutenant-Governor George Arthur
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1829
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Approved Certificate / Advice Note from British Aerospace re dispatch of spare parts

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Neil Jensen collection
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Documents
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Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Blue 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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McCredie toy train bogie suburban coach

McCredie toy train bogie suburban coach

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway carriages
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Incised shield with white pigment decoration

Incised shield with white pigment decoration

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Not provided
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1963
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Postcard featuring Central Square, Sydney

Postcard featuring Central Square, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Bowral Superior Public School, 1910

Bowral Superior Public School, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Visit Pitt ST, Horden's

Visit Pitt ST, Horden's

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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Hordern Brothers
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Constitution Hill, Bundanoon, 1916

Constitution Hill, Bundanoon, 1916

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer Celtic

White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer Celtic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Suspension Bridge, Nowra, NSW, 1907

Suspension Bridge, Nowra, NSW, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Looking south, Tower Hill, near Warrnambool, Vic

Looking south, Tower Hill, near Warrnambool, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tower Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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T.H. Mate & C. Warehouse

T.H. Mate & C. Warehouse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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T.H. Mate & Co
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Cash book

Cash book

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ledgers
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Australian Commonwealth / Military Forces

Australian Commonwealth / Military Forces

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Side table with checker/drafts board top, of the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, circa 1895

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Zilm family furniture collection
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Side tables
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1895
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Snowy landscape diorama, used with the Rocket Clock

Snowy landscape diorama, used with the Rocket Clock

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection - Play School
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Dioramas
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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Second of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - England

Second of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - Engl...

Joan Richmond collection
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Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire, West Midlands, England
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1932
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Rose Bay, Sydney

Rose Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Shields
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yanpiyarti N. Cox
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2007
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QSL card for VK7KV

QSL card for VK7KV

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Letter from Samuel Bromley to Thomas Mussen, November 16th 1864

Letter from Samuel Bromley to Thomas Mussen, November 16th 1...

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Reverend Samuel Bromley
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1864
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Photographic postcard of James 'Jimmy' Smith of the Richmond VFL football club

Photographic postcard of James 'Jimmy' Smith of the Richmond...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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James 'Jimmy' Smith
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Film negative - Weakottu, Western Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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