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Maurice Dry Cleaners vans, with the Sydney Harbour Bridge

Maurice Dry Cleaners vans, with the Sydney Harbour Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising 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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1907
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View of the Griffith shops, ACT, from 70 Stuart Street.

View of the Griffith shops, ACT, from 70 Stuart Street.

Parsons collection
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Broken Hill Silver Mines, N.S.W

Broken Hill Silver Mines, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bread carter's book, a 1967 calendar printed on a card from David George Pty Ltd, three lottery tickets, a letter regarding a bread order, three invoices and two notes

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ET Fealy collection
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A Song of the English

A Song of the English

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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George Robertson and Company Pty Ltd
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Passenger's small card pass valid for P&O RMS 'Strathmore' at Fremantle, Adelaide and Melbourne from 10-19 September, 1950

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Passes
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1950
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The Outlet, Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

The Outlet, Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroondah Reservoir, Maroondah, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Opening the hearth (Pouring Hot Metal into a Furnace)

Opening the hearth (Pouring Hot Metal into a Furnace)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The river and park, Swan Hill, Vic

The river and park, Swan Hill, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Retreat from Kirribilli

Retreat from Kirribilli

Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1984
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Super Primary Department Adelaide Correspondence-School Certificate for Applied art

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Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Super Primary Department, Adelaide
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Brazil

Brazil

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Australian Aborigines League banner made by Bill Onus

Australian Aborigines League banner made by Bill Onus

Gary Foley collection
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Banners
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Bill Onus
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1945
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Claire Faithfull sitting on a garden seat holding a spray of flowers

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Native Women Camel Drivers, South Aust.

Native Women Camel Drivers, South Aust.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Postcard titled 'Your old Aunts are very anxious about you' by May Gibbs

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Christmas card from Governor General William Slim, 1958

Christmas card from Governor General William Slim, 1958

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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William Slim
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Fifteen girls and five boys at the birthday party for Florence Ethel Faithfull and Mary Bryden, on the verandah at Springfield.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Man holding the bridle of a dark coloured horse with the Bluestone Cottage at Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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'Nyaru' by Charlie Wallabi, 2007

'Nyaru' by Charlie Wallabi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Charlie Wallabi
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2007
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Looking across the reserve, Cronulla, NSW

Looking across the reserve, Cronulla, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from J.F., 1828

Convict love token from J.F., 1828

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from P. Sanders, 1835

Convict love token from P. Sanders, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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1835
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Stone with incised Wandjina figures

Stone with incised Wandjina figures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rock carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1979
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of a large gathering of men, women and children, around two large

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wooden container, painted on both sides with red ochre by Daisy Leura Nakamara, 1980

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Containers
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Daisy L. Nakamara
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1980
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Pioneers' memorial, Gundagai, NSW

Pioneers' memorial, Gundagai, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1955
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The pioneer

The pioneer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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I'm Rather Upset [Caricature of a kangaroo playing cricket]

I'm Rather Upset [Caricature of a kangaroo playing cricket]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Harding & Billings
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Pages 33 to 36 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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The bow guard and torpedo caps of a Japanese midget submarine

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1942
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Mary Gilmore's typewriter

Mary Gilmore's typewriter

Fran Johnson collection
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Typewriters
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L.C. Smith & Bros Typewriter Company
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Hume Weir, Albury, NSW

Hume Weir, Albury, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hume Reservoir, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Undiscovered #7, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

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Michael Cook collection
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Mr Michael Cook
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Card expressing good wishes

Card expressing good wishes

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Film negative - Granite hill, Moorilyanna soakage, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Curl Curl Dairy Farm

Curl Curl Dairy Farm

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Curl Curl, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Shield with red square - QLD - painted by Paul Bong

Shield with red square - QLD - painted by Paul Bong

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Shields
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Paul Bong
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Convict love token from D. Greenfield, 1833

Convict love token from D. Greenfield, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The bush hut

The bush hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Breadcarters (Northumberland) (Variation), 19 December 1946, details award wage regulations

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ET Fealy collection
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Information sheets
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Pencil and watercolour on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Sculpture

Sculpture

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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George Munkari
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1975
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Postcard featuring

Postcard featuring "A British Soldier's Letter from Weeton /...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Certificate awarded to  V.M. Wilson at the Mt Remarkable Agricultural Society, Melrose 38th Annual Show, 1960 for first prize for a cross stitch delphinium tray cloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Melrose, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1960
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A kindergarten set of building blocks

A kindergarten set of building blocks

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Toy blocks
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Cairo

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Cairo

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Cairo, Egypt
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1931
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1923 5CV 'Type C' torpedo' Citroen motor car that Nevill Westwood drove on the first around Australia circuit by a car in 1925

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Ron Westwood collection
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Motor cars
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France
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Citroen
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1923
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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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Certificate with envelope and note

Certificate with envelope and note

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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Whitby market PLace in 1884 with the Old Town Hall in the background

Whitby market PLace in 1884 with the Old Town Hall in the ba...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1884
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Awelye by Gloria Petyarre

Awelye by Gloria Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gloria Petyarre
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2000
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An Australian Sunset

An Australian Sunset

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Bark painting divided into two panels by a band of white lines with circle in centre

Bark painting divided into two panels by a band of white lin...

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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Rubie
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1965
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VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1958 - Melbourne Blue

VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1958 - Melbourne Blue

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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Car travelling down a road lined with power lines

Car travelling down a road lined with power lines

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ruler belonging to James Sprent

Ruler belonging to James Sprent

James Sprent collection
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New South Wales Rugby League football cap, 1922

New South Wales Rugby League football cap, 1922

Vic Armbruster collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Vic Armbruster
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1922
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