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A folder for a letter

A folder for a letter

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Folders
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London, England
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Newman & Co
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The Lakes Road, Mt Gambier, SA

The Lakes Road, 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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A touch of gold

A touch of gold

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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1987 Opperman Audax

1987 Opperman Audax

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Badges
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Robilt toy train bogie timber wagon

Robilt toy train bogie timber wagon

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Bark painting 'Part of the story of Bama Bama the spirit man' by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1967

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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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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Bark painting 'Mythical Creature' by Bob Balirrbalirr Dirdi, Gunbalanya, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bob Balirrbalirr Dirdi
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1974
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Postcard featuring Tramways in Elsternwick

Postcard featuring Tramways in Elsternwick

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1937
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Brass fastening pin for latch

Brass fastening pin for latch

Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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Viola made by William Holliday, 1963

Viola made by William Holliday, 1963

Raymond Holliday collection
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Violas
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Black and white photograph  - Mr and Mrs Adelmann at Namatanai in 1908.

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Dieter Kohl collection
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Cave owl

Cave owl

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nullarbor Plain, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Certificate awarded for first prize at the Coonamble Pastoral and Agricultural Association 80th Annual Exhibition  for a knitted poppy tea cosy

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Coonamble, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1965
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The Ingathering. Taken around 1895 at Four Lone Ends Farm, Whitby

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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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1975
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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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Mervyn Tungurtalum
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Crossing a northern river

Crossing a northern river

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hold to light

Hold to light

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'Two Mimi Spirits (males) dancing' by Paddy Compass Namatbara, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy C. Namatbara
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1963
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Two sets of playing cards within a box, featuring the logo of the FJ Holden

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Jack Heenan collection
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GM Holden Ltd
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1948
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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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Second Prize awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Post Office and Wesleyan Church, Leichhardt

Post Office and Wesleyan Church, Leichhardt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Jessie Craig

Jessie Craig

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Anne Fairbairn collection no. 2
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London, England
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Ravenscroft
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1890
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Watercolour painting of a magpie sitting on a branch, which was given by the artist to William Scott for helping him

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Helen Cocks collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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1898
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Four children.

Four children.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Connell Tipilowra
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Envelope addressed to Lucian Faithfull

Envelope addressed to Lucian Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Augustus L. Faithfull
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Postcard featuring Queen's Square, Sydney

Postcard featuring Queen's Square, 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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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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Stephen M. Orsto
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Large timber-framed light box, with a panel showing the Snowy Mountains Scheme in cross section

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Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Didactic displays
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Handwritten note that was pinned inside a pocket of a fur coat

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Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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Notes
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Unknown
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1990
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Children's wooden rocking horse

Children's wooden rocking horse

Tony Preston collection no. 1
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Rocking horses
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Bark painting depicting a male human figure with outstretched hands by David Malangi, Milingimbi, 1965

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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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David D. Malangi
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1965
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Hot-air steriliser

Hot-air steriliser

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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Baird and Tatlock
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1880
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Shield with cross design on front

Shield with cross design on front

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Central Murray River Region, Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Hotel Rex, Macleay St, Potts Point, NSW

Hotel Rex, Macleay St, Potts Point, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tabula Asiae VIII

Tabula Asiae VIII

Sebastian Münster 'Tabula Asiae VIII' Map collection
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Maps
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Alexandria, Egypt
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Ptolemy
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1540
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The Custom House

The Custom House

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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1849
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Felt Akubra hat worn by Ben Chifley

Felt Akubra hat worn by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Akubra hats
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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Ship under way in Sydney Harbour

Ship under way in Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Wellington Street, Perth, WA

Wellington Street, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Crean Cream

Crean Cream

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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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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1988
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Paperback book titled 'With Stoddart's Team in Australia' by Prince Ranjitsinhji, 1898

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Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Prince Kumar S. Ranjitsinhji
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1898
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Convict love token from Charles Waldron, 1844

Convict love token from Charles Waldron, 1844

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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Second Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1889

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1889
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, NSW

The Spit, Middle Harbour, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney N.S.W

Rushcutters Bay, Sydney N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Phyllis Boydell (nee Harris) - portrait by Cazneaux

Phyllis Boydell (nee Harris) - portrait by Cazneaux

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Box for Padlock Brand-reliable, Australian ADFA Dried Fruits, The Mildura Co-op. Fruit..

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ET Fealy collection
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Boxes
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Farm Cove, Sydney

Farm Cove, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Super Sweetener

Super Sweetener

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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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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1988
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Jackson Mclean
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Handwritten document, listing stage movements for characters in the play 'The Silver Palace'

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Everitt and George Family collection
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Instructional documents
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Would You Care?

Would You Care?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pencil sketch depicting the ruins of a church

Pencil sketch depicting the ruins of a church

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Pencil sketch depicting a bridge and a lake, signed

Pencil sketch depicting a bridge and a lake, signed "Carolin...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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