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'Canning Stock Route and Surrounding Country', 2008

'Canning Stock Route and Surrounding Country', 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kunawarritji, Western Australia, Australia
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Kumpaya Girgaba
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2008
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Stone with incised Wandjina figures

Stone with incised Wandjina figures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rock carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1979
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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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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Postcard featuring a photograph of an army band, followed by soldiers marching three abreast, on a dusty road

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Canadian Mask

Canadian Mask

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Masks
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Railway Station. Newtown N.S.W.

Railway Station. Newtown N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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G.Giovanardi, Sydney
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1907
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For the Hooping cough

For the Hooping cough

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Marine Parade, Lorne, Vic

Marine Parade, Lorne, Vic

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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Travallyn from Royal Park, Launceston, Tas

Travallyn from Royal Park, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Trevallyn, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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St Mary's Cathedral, Sydney

St Mary's Cathedral, 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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'Tiwa' by Lily Long, 2008

'Tiwa' by Lily Long, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Nullagine, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Long
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2008
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Main entrance, Kenmore Asylum

Main entrance, Kenmore Asylum

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kenmore, Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The  Wawilag Spirits of Marwiyu - A Mandalbui Dreaming.

The Wawilag Spirits of Marwiyu - A Mandalbui Dreaming.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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Two naked women, one seated and one lying on the ground

Two naked women, one seated and one lying on the ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John W. Alexander
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Pokerwork kangaroo

Pokerwork kangaroo

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Sketchbook, 'RDS Garden', Diana Boyer

Sketchbook, 'RDS Garden', Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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Sketchbooks
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Diana Boyer
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Wen my farther an my mother forsake me

Wen my farther an my mother forsake me

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brockbank & Atkins Chronometer No 1437

Brockbank & Atkins Chronometer No 1437

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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Dally Messengers'  NSW Rugby League cap

Dally Messengers' NSW Rugby League cap

Stan Single collection
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Caps
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New South Wales, Australia
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Herbert H. Messenger III
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1907
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The Stool Journals

The Stool Journals

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Journals
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Letter from Vane Lindesay thanking Maurice Horn

Letter from Vane Lindesay thanking Maurice Horn

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1976
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Fish scoop

Fish scoop

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Fishing equipment
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Souvenir of United States Fleet's Visit to Australia 1908

Souvenir of United States Fleet's Visit to Australia 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Group of little people dressed in evening wear

Group of little people dressed in evening wear

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

Handwritten recipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Latvian natural-coloured linen waistcoat with black embroidery

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Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Waistcoats
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Riga, Latvia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1942
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Painting no. 10, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla swallows the Bil-bil brothers

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Orient Royal Mail Liner leaving Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW

Orient Royal Mail Liner leaving Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Orient Royal Mail Line
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1906
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Approach to the bridge, Nowra, NSW

Approach to the bridge, Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1941
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Swearing in Lord Dudley as Govr. Genl.

Swearing in Lord Dudley as Govr. Genl.

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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Bark painting depicting the tail of the whale Daymirri, by Wandjuk Marika, Yirrkala, 1964, with a paddle over his head

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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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Wandjuk Marika
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1964
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Boomerang with red pigment

Boomerang with red pigment

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Dr Walter M. Strong
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1915
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Hunting Adastra Gulf airborne magnetometer

Hunting Adastra Gulf airborne magnetometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Elongated diamond-shaped burnished wooden parrying shield decorated with blue pigment

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19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Shields
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Upper Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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1840
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Logs being hauled by a motor vehicle used as a timber jinker

Logs being hauled by a motor vehicle used as a timber jinker

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Man standing beside a fence with a river in the background

Man standing beside a fence with a river in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Queens Wharf, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

Queens Wharf, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Yarra River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Balmoral Beach

Balmoral Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Opossum Tree Dreaming.

Opossum Tree Dreaming.

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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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Palaeolithic European hand axe

Palaeolithic European hand axe

Stan Mitchell collection
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Hand axes
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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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Photographs
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A toy wagon constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

A toy wagon constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

Sir Roland Wilson collection no. 2
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Toy carts
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Sir Roland Wilson
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1956
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Certificate

Certificate

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prize certificates
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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1885
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View of the Gib, Bowral, 1909

View of the Gib, Bowral, 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Baptist Church

Baptist Church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cown Creek

Cown Creek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Men standing around small huts in the bush, with a railway line in the foreground

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten note with a list of scores or money, numbers and names

Handwritten note with a list of scores or money, numbers and...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bark painting 'Wagilag Ritual' by Dawidi Djulwadak, 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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Dawidi
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1967
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GMH Pointers

GMH Pointers

Jack Heenan collection
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Magazines
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GM Holden Ltd
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1951
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Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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The Blue Mts NSW near Mt Victoria

The Blue Mts NSW near Mt Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1907
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Australian Palace, Central Hall, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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The upper and lower Esplanades, St Kilda, Vic

The upper and lower Esplanades, St Kilda, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Ostrich farm, possibly in Mundooran

Ostrich farm, possibly in Mundooran

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Henry Lawson
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Sydney Harbour.  Mosman's Bay

Sydney Harbour. Mosman's Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Children canoeing [Narrabeen Lakes]

Children canoeing [Narrabeen Lakes]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Old Government House, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Old Government House, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Government
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