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Triple Beizam Headdress with Reef Fish, by Ken Thaiday Senior

Triple Beizam Headdress with Reef Fish, by Ken Thaiday Senio...

Ken Thaiday collection no. 3
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Headdresses
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Kenneth J. Thaiday Sr
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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Orroroo Agricultural Society Incorporated
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1937
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Reith - Closet Republican

Reith - Closet Republican

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1998
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Invitation to a luncheon in honour of Sir Edward Harding, Canberra, 4 December 1936

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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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Mr H L. Napthali
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1936
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Charlemont Private Hospital, Darlinghurst

Charlemont Private Hospital, Darlinghurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting depicting the Wawilak Sisters story by Mathaman Marika, Yirrkala, 1965

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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1965
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Pastel drawing by Kathryn Norris, 1996

Pastel drawing by Kathryn Norris, 1996

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Drawings
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Kathryn Norris
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Cast of a cochlear prototype implant.

Cast of a cochlear prototype implant.

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Experimental models
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Vietnam Moratorium Withdrawal All Troops Now

Vietnam Moratorium Withdrawal All Troops Now

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Vietnam
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1965
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Cabbage tree palm leaf basket

Cabbage tree palm leaf basket

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Kookaburras

Kookaburras

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Oil painting of an Aboriginal man and woman of the Goulburn area, 1854

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AR Browning collection
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Oil paintings
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas T. Balcombe
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1854
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Reef Fish

Reef Fish

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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Fishing No.1

Fishing No.1

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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The Imp

The Imp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) wearing a dark feathered hat

Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) wearing a dark feathered hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Great Northern Juvenile Athletic and Schools Exhibition Association
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1935
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Australian Landscape, by Shane Pickett.

Australian Landscape, by Shane Pickett.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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1980
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Razor in a box used by Ben Chilfley

Razor in a box used by Ben Chilfley

MJ Brown collection
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Razors
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Image of two nurses in a male hospital ward

Image of two nurses in a male hospital ward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Emu egg carved with the image of a moth

Emu egg carved with the image of a moth

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Postcard featuring a coloured head portrait of an

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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L Garling
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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King Pepper of the Biria Burdekin River 1897

King Pepper of the Biria Burdekin River 1897

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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1897
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Orange Fairy Butterfly

Orange Fairy Butterfly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Art Series
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1905
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The Miss Australia Quest brochure

The Miss Australia Quest brochure

Susie Elelman collection
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Pamphlets
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List of donations for 1957 to 1959.

List of donations for 1957 to 1959.

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting bullock team

Photographic glass plate positive depicting bullock team

Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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Nice day at the beach

Nice day at the beach

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Tiedemann
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Cartoons
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Mr John Tiedemann
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2005
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She must suffer to look beautiful

She must suffer to look beautiful

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

Letter

E Redlich collection
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Letters
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Mr Ernst Redlich
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1959
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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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Diary of a boat trip from Melbourne to Japan via Sydney, Brisbane, Townsville, Magnetic Island, Cairns, Thursday Island, Hong Kong, Canton and Shanghai in 1935

Diary of a boat trip from Melbourne to Japan via Sydney, Bri...

Lorelle Moore collection
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Diaries
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Victoria, Australia
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Lorelle Moore
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1935
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Four nurses in a male hospital ward

Four nurses in a male hospital ward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wongukurrata by Anatjari No 3 Tjakamarra

Wongukurrata by Anatjari No 3 Tjakamarra

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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MANLY ESPLANADE.

MANLY ESPLANADE.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Aboriginal, Coopers Creek, Queensland.

Aboriginal, Coopers Creek, Queensland.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coopers Creek, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Ceramic tobacco jar with lid, shaped as a dog

Ceramic tobacco jar with lid, shaped as a dog

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Tobacco jars
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1878
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'Kunawarritji and Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin, 2007

'Kunawarritji and Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Eubena Nampitjin
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2007
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Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Vene Linden

Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Vene Linden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney

Elizabeth Bay, Sydney

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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Australian Aborigines Camp, NSW.

Australian Aborigines Camp, NSW.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard titled 'Off to the War' by May Gibbs

Postcard titled 'Off to the War' by May Gibbs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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The Fairy Beauty

The Fairy Beauty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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The Seven Sisters

The Seven Sisters

Songlines - Tjayanka Woods collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Papulankutja, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Tjayanka Woods
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Condolence card to the victims of the Bali bombings

Condolence card to the victims of the Bali bombings

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Greeting cards
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Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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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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1936
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Bark painting 'Bartji (Jungle yams)' by Jack Wunuwun, Gamardi, about 1985

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Inada Holdings 11/12/1985 collection
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Bark paintings
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Gamardi Outstation, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack Wunuwun
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1985
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Ohaupo railway station

Ohaupo railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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North Island, New Zealand
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Watson's Bay, Sydney, NSW

Watson's Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Breaking camp

Breaking camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Glass plate negative - Luritja men demonstrating use of weapons, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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St. Philomena's Convent

St. Philomena's Convent

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Baghdad

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Baghdad

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Baghdad, Iraq
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1931
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

Papuan Official collection
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Torso armour
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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The U.S.A. Battleship Massachusetts

The U.S.A. Battleship Massachusetts

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1893
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We've Looked Over The Globe. Rockhampton Is The Nicest Place On Earth

We've Looked Over The Globe. Rockhampton Is The Nicest Place...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Empire Day poster

Empire Day poster

Empire Day poster collection
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J Roy Stevens Pty Ltd
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