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Convict love token from Charles Williams, 1836

Convict love token from Charles Williams, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Pencil drawing depicting three boats

Pencil drawing depicting three boats

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Whitefellas Spinning Around by Jean Inyalanka Burke, 2011

Whitefellas Spinning Around by Jean Inyalanka Burke, 2011

Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Jean I. Burke
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Greetings for the New Year Happiness attend thy ways, ...

Greetings for the New Year Happiness attend thy ways, ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cinema advertising slide promoting Hartley Cycles, about 1937

Cinema advertising slide promoting Hartley Cycles, about 193...

Cycling in Australia - Cinema Advertising collection
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Lantern slides
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A halt. While the billy boils

A halt. While the billy boils

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Massey-Harris Co. Ltd
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1910
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Newspaper cover for a sketch

Newspaper cover for a sketch

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Covers
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Boondara, showing five men standing near a car outside a timber house

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1917
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The children are playing basketball

The children are playing basketball

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anne M. Munkara
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Black georgette chemise-style dress worn at the opening of Parliament House in Canberra on 9 May 1927

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Reverend and Mrs WH Robinson collection
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Dresses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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1927
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Convict love token from M.L., 1820

Convict love token from M.L., 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Earl Kitchener

Earl Kitchener

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Blue petal hat

Blue petal hat

Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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Boondara, showing a horse team hitched to a wagon loaded with wool bales

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Houses of Parliament, Macquarie Street, Sydney

Houses of Parliament, Macquarie Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parliament House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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IN THE BIGHT / PARADE-SHUN

IN THE BIGHT / PARADE-SHUN

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Invitation to Miss Clements to a reception to meet YWCA Friends From Other Countries

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Nance Pownall collection
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Invitations
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London, England
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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Dance wand

Dance wand

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Sketch depicting a stone cross on a monument overlooking a villiage

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Envelopes
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Shell

Shell

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Elliptical shaped spearthrower, attributed to Coranderrk

Elliptical shaped spearthrower, attributed to Coranderrk

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Spearthrowers
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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The water tower is filling the truck

The water tower is filling the truck

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Luke R. Apuatjimi
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Untitled basket by Nancy Nyanyarna Jackson

Untitled basket by Nancy Nyanyarna Jackson

Warakurna Tjanpi collection no.2
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Baskets
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Nancy N. Jackson
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Mosman Bay, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Mosman Bay, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Group of little people

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Six slice toast rack

Six slice toast rack

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Toast racks
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Sheffield, England
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Walker & Hall
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1927
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Toby, King of Vanrook

Toby, King of Vanrook

Toby of Vanrook Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Vanrook, Queensland, Australia
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King Toby
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Courtroom sketch 'Crown Witness' by Veronica O'Leary 1982

Courtroom sketch 'Crown Witness' by Veronica O'Leary 1982

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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Aboriginal Australia

Aboriginal Australia

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Certificate awarded at the Royal Melbroune Centenary Show, 1948 for first prize for a snow white play apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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H Hearne & Co Pty Ltd
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1948
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Painting on masonite by  Larangana, 1964 - depicts a river and a snake, together with three fish, a stingray, nine birds and twenty three eggs.

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Larangana
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1964
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Coogee Bay, Sydney NSW

Coogee Bay, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Bay, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Port Jackson

Port Jackson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Latvian ring-shaped brooch

Latvian ring-shaped brooch

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Latvia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1942
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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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Bark Painting depicting the body painting for Kulama initiation by Deaf Tommy in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

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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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Deaf Tommy, Pukualamiri
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1965
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Here's a health to all those that I love

Here's a health to all those that I love

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Buxton and its gardens

Buxton and its gardens

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcard featuring a black and white photograph of a group of penguins

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1886, Champion Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1886
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Shoulder bag in the shape of the Aboriginal flag

Shoulder bag in the shape of the Aboriginal flag

Claire Smith collection
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Carry bags
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The New Clown - Miss Grace Palotta, Hugh Ward and George Willoughby

The New Clown - Miss Grace Palotta, Hugh Ward and George Wil...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting by Johnny Warankula Djagamara, 1975

Painting by Johnny Warankula Djagamara, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny W. Djagamara
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1975
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Australian Netball Team golden yellow polyester uniform skirt, worn by Liz Ellis on her debut in 1993

Australian Netball Team golden yellow polyester uniform skir...

History of Netball - Liz Ellis collection
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Skirts
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Mrs Liz Ellis
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1993
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The Scorpion (constellation), Yirrkala, 1948

The Scorpion (constellation), Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Nouvelle - Caledonie - Caledonienne Toubo [a woman from New Caledonia]

Nouvelle - Caledonie - Caledonienne Toubo [a woman from New ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New Caledonia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Concarneau - La Croix et le Phare

Concarneau - La Croix et le Phare

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Handmade willow clothes peg

Handmade willow clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs One-Eye Brown
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1950
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Boondara - horses and carts loaded with bales

Boondara - horses and carts loaded with bales

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Portrait of a woman, Ooldea, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Witch

The Witch

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Postcard featuring a photograph of two soldiers in full uniform photographed in a studio setting

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ballet, painting by Aileen Motton 1951

Ballet, painting by Aileen Motton 1951

Aileen Motton collection
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Aileen Motton
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1951
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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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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Lady Dilke (nee Pearl Faithfull) and Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke

Lady Dilke (nee Pearl Faithfull) and Sir Charles Wentworth D...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Australian Natives - The Bicycle Race

Australian Natives - The Bicycle Race

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Letter to Margaret Pewtress from NSW Women's Basketball Association

Letter to Margaret Pewtress from NSW Women's Basketball Asso...

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Business letters
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