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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey receiving Olympic trophies from the King of Belgium, 1920

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Belgium
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Miss Ethelda Bleibtrey
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1920
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Cylindrical oil lamp with fluted conical top and circular convex glass window

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Convict Era Shirt collection
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Oil lamps
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Granton, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Postcard of  Adelaide, The Proclamation Tree

Postcard of Adelaide, The Proclamation Tree

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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1949
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The monolith, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

The monolith, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Letter of condolence

Letter of condolence

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Letters
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Gladstone type bag used for carrying clerical vestments and books by Reverend John Grosse to his services.

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Carry bags
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Reverend John Grosse
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Browne Marine Chronometer No 16728 in a wood and glass case

Browne Marine Chronometer No 16728 in a wood and glass case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Henry Browne & Son Ltd
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Scorpion model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine)

Scorpion model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine)

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Small scale models
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Poster -

Poster - "1986 From the Year of Peace to the Century of Peac...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Cartoon depicting a customs officer talking to man wearing glasses, who has four daggers in his back

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Louis Zmak collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Larry Pickering
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1977
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Wet specimen - Pig - whole specimen preserved

Wet specimen - Pig - whole specimen preserved

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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SS Paloona Hobart 1909

SS Paloona Hobart 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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Tin of

Tin of "CSR" brand Golden Syrup

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Canned foods
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The Spring Chicken

The Spring Chicken

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Talma & Co
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Calendar

Calendar

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Model wooden club with a triangular head

Model wooden club with a triangular head

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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International Women's Day mug

International Women's Day mug

Union of Australian Women collection
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Mugs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Cartoon showing the nose and partial wing of an aeroplane labelled '1977'

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Louis Zmak collection
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Michael Lodge
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1977
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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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Handwritten note with information about Deane family tombstones

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Grand stand at East Melbourne Cricket Ground

Grand stand at East Melbourne Cricket Ground

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1921
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Joobaitch 'An old West Australian Aboriginal of the Guildford Tribe'

Joobaitch 'An old West Australian Aboriginal of the Guildfor...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Swan River, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden crocodile carving headdress with grass covered plastic headpiece

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Eseli collection
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Headdresses
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Badu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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James Eseli
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1999
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Asymmetrical brown boomerang

Asymmetrical brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Western Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Convict love token inscribed with the initials J.S., 1819

Convict love token inscribed with the initials J.S., 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Municipal Buildings, hasings

Municipal Buildings, hasings

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Soldiers Memorial Hall. Wollongong N.S.W

Soldiers Memorial Hall. Wollongong N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from John Haddon, 1839

Convict love token from John Haddon, 1839

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cartoon of academics putting up a sign post with pointers to different ideological positions

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1980
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Poster with image by J Samuels

Poster with image by J Samuels "PRODUCED AS PART OF THE 'WE ...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr. Jeffrey Samuels
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Pacific Hotel from the pier, Lorne, Victoria

Pacific Hotel from the pier, Lorne, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Government House, Canberra

Government House, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Government House, Yarralumla, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sepia photograph of horsedrawn vehicles in a procession

Sepia photograph of horsedrawn vehicles in a procession

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Poster titled 'It's the speedy airmail that conquers distance and saves time'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Book titled 'The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay', 1789.

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Christies Auction collection
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Books
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Governor John Stockdale
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1789
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Red Cross Trench Comforts, 10-17 Feb. Glenelg 1917

Red Cross Trench Comforts, 10-17 Feb. Glenelg 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Glenelg, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1917
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Poster 'greetings from Sydney Australia Join the Movement for a Nuclear (and Turd) Free Pacific'

Poster 'greetings from Sydney Australia Join the Movement fo...

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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South Pacific,
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Association for International Co-operation and Disarmament
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1960
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Boomerang

Boomerang

John Magers collection
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Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1975
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Convict love token from George West, 1840

Convict love token from George West, 1840

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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'Eh! But its gran' stuff.' -Sanderson's Scotch

'Eh! But its gran' stuff.' -Sanderson's Scotch

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Scotland
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Glen, Sassafras, Vic

The Glen, Sassafras, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sassafras, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard - The Original World Famous Fasting Man

Postcard - The Original World Famous Fasting Man

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
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Postcard titled 'Hope you're still going strong' by May Gibbs

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, dated 14 September 1982.

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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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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The Victorian Upper House rejected annual Budgets on two occasions...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Four men and one boy outside a tent.

Four men and one boy outside a tent.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Snake sculpture, Kuniya (python) and eggs

Snake sculpture, Kuniya (python) and eggs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Tiger
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Australia wool teams at a railway station

Australia wool teams at a railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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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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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shane Namurki
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Two women (Edna Thompson on right) walking along a pavement.

Two women (Edna Thompson on right) walking along a pavement.

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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The blue tongue lizard and the taipan

The blue tongue lizard and the taipan

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Arnold Yunkaporta
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Florence Faithfull on the driveway at Springfield with Phyllis Harris behind her

Florence Faithfull on the driveway at Springfield with Phyll...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Bread Not Bombs

Bread Not Bombs

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Sydney, New South Wales

Sydney, New South Wales

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pair of brown leather work boots associated with the Snowy Scheme

Pair of brown leather work boots associated with the Snowy S...

Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Boots
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Ferris toy train locomotive

Ferris toy train locomotive

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy locomotives
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Photograph of Winnie O'Sullivan standing in front of the bow of a ship

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Kevin Hannan collection
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San Francisco, California, United States of America
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Winnie O'Sullivan
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1917
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