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View of a temple or pagoda style building

View of a temple or pagoda style building

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Landscape with lots of buildings and large areas of fenced land - Bombala

Landscape with lots of buildings and large areas of fenced l...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bombala, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Claudia Kantilia
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Convict love token from Joseph Taylor, 1845

Convict love token from Joseph Taylor, 1845

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token engraved with the initials G.E.R., 1828

Convict love token engraved with the initials G.E.R., 1828

Timothy Millett collection
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Copy-translation of a testamur from the University of Latvia certifying that Lilija Busmanis (Brakmanis) acquired the degree of a Doctor for Dental Disease, in 1933

Copy-translation of a testamur from the University of Latvia...

Dace Dzelzkalns collection
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Testamurs
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Latvia
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Mrs Lilija Kokle
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1947
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Young woman standing beside a chair.

Young woman standing beside a chair.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Diary of Edgar Richard Mayne, containing details of the Australian Cricket Team tour to England and South Africa, 1921

Diary of Edgar Richard Mayne, containing details of the Aust...

Nanette Ward collection
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Diaries
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London, England
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Charles Letts and Co.
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1921
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Convict love token from 1819

Convict love token from 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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QSL card for VK3ME

QSL card for VK3ME

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Machinery in a factory environment, including a large hanging tub with two men standing next to it.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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John M. Munkara
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A Platypus

A Platypus

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for VK4BB, Queensland, Australia

QSL card for VK4BB, Queensland, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown...

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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Heliopolis Camp, Cairo

Heliopolis Camp, Cairo

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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1916
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Strong toy train road bridge in a box

Strong toy train road bridge in a box

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy structures
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Carved wooden shield by Kabol of Sangapi, Bismark Schrader Ranges

Carved wooden shield by Kabol of Sangapi, Bismark Schrader R...

Ken and Amirah Inglis collection
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Shields
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Empire Day poster

Empire Day poster

Empire Day poster collection
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Posters
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J Roy Stevens Pty Ltd
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William Percy Faithfull, George Ernest Faithfull, Reginald Faithfull, Henry Montague Faithfull.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Painting depicts four human figures and a canoe

Painting depicts four human figures and a canoe

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djatjiwuy
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1965
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Early snow from Charlotte Pass, Mt Kosciusko

Early snow from Charlotte Pass, Mt Kosciusko

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Kosciusko, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain. Sept. 82...' by Veronica O'Leary, dated September 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain. Sept. 82...' by Veronic...

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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Lead kangaroo figure for Cadbury's Cocoa Promotion, England 1930s

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Terence Lane collection
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Promotional toys
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England, United Kingdom
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Cadbury Schweppes Pty Ltd
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1930
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A view at Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

A view at Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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I can't bring Australia to you, but I can show you a bit of it

I can't bring Australia to you, but I can show you a bit of ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Water buffalo carved by Albert Croker, Melville Island, 1964

Water buffalo carved by Albert Croker, Melville Island, 1964

Albert Croker collection
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Wood carvings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Croker
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1964
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Kings Lynn. Ithaca Rd. Elizabeth Bay. N.S.W

Kings Lynn. Ithaca Rd. Elizabeth Bay. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Airworthiness Flight Test Schedule - Radio Flight Test Report

Airworthiness Flight Test Schedule - Radio Flight Test Repor...

Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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St. Mary's Cathedral, Sydney

St. Mary's Cathedral, Sydney

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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Kilcunda Washaway of Ballast Pit Road

Kilcunda Washaway of Ballast Pit Road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kilcunda, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Waiting for Matinee - Criterion Theatre, Sydney

Waiting for Matinee - Criterion Theatre, Sydney

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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1905
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Blood collection kit

Blood collection kit

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority collection
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Testing equipment
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Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority
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Aboriginal breastplate for Dicky, King of Clyde Road

Aboriginal breastplate for Dicky, King of Clyde Road

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Batemans Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Mission Time by Anna Porter

Mission Time by Anna Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Anna Porter
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2011
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Helichrysum obtusifolium

Helichrysum obtusifolium

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Bark painting depicting a Nyapililngu digging stick by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1967

Bark painting depicting a Nyapililngu digging stick by Narri...

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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1919
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Liberty Inn & Queen Street, Warragul, Vic

Liberty Inn & Queen Street, Warragul, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Warragul, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Photographic portrait of a man and woman

Photographic portrait of a man and woman

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Portrait photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Cream-coloured partial dance program with 'Faithfull' handwritten on the cover in pencil

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Invitation addressed to Miss Faithfull from the Captain and Officers of H. M. S. Calliope

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Macquarie Point, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Scene at San Remo

Scene at San Remo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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San Remo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Unidentified bird

Unidentified bird

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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Bark painting 'Gubabingu mortuary ceremony' by Binyinyuwuy, Milingimbi, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinyuwuy
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1967
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Invitation 'To welcome the Rt Hon H.V Evatt upon his return to Australia', 1942

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Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Dr Herbert V. Evatt
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1942
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Patterns
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Spearthrower with carvings and fibre on hand grip

Spearthrower with carvings and fibre on hand grip

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Balmain, Sydney, N.S.W

Balmain, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Jo Holloway, 1831

Convict love token from Jo Holloway, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Woy Woy 2007

Woy Woy 2007

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Woy Woy, New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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Invitation from the Governor General William Slim to meet the Ambassador of Germany

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, NSW

Central Railway Station, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Five men and a woman standing on the verandah of a cottage

Five men and a woman standing on the verandah of a cottage

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Valma Tipiloura
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First Prize, Needlework, awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for her 'Jacobean bird' textile panel at the 1970 Sunshine Coast Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Nambour, Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1970
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Painting depicts two wallabies, two emus and three large serpents

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Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dula Ngurruwuthun
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