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Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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'Wana and Puliaba' or 'Goanna Corroboree at Mirkantji', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1971
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Edwin Peel
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Autumn Scene, Castlemaine Gardens

Autumn Scene, Castlemaine Gardens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England, United Kingdom
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Ward, Lock and Co Ltd
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Brisbance Q. Parliament House

Brisbance Q. Parliament House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Portrait photograph of Captain John Gore

Portrait photograph of Captain John Gore

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Portrait photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Envelope addressed to Miss R. Rasey, Brisbane, QLD

Envelope addressed to Miss R. Rasey, Brisbane, QLD

RG Bain collection
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Australia
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Birdsville Track, Clifton Hills Station

Birdsville Track, Clifton Hills Station

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 2
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Negatives
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Birdsville Track, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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Toy throwing stick - witwit

Toy throwing stick - witwit

JW Lindo collection
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Toys
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J W. Lindo
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The Snowy Mountains from 'King's Cross'

The Snowy Mountains from 'King's Cross'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Monument erected in honor of a Chinese general at Lamamao. Jan 1915

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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A set of two glasses

A set of two glasses

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1980
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Metal master record of Herbert Browne's first gramophone sound recording

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Herbert Browne collection
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Audio records
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Fidelis Madarvi
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nalpa
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A hall prepared for a Vice Regal visit

A hall prepared for a Vice Regal visit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Untitled child's drawing by Sammy Monteleone that may depict the execution of Yagan's father Midgegooroo, Nollamara Primary School, Perth WA

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nollamara, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Ms Maria King
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'Toorak Land' envelope, correspondence, and plans, Robert Lionel Faithfull, 12 May 1904

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Deeds
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1904
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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In Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania

In Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Storm Scene, Bondi.

Storm Scene, Bondi.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wellington NZ

Wellington NZ

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wellington, North Island, New Zealand
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1907
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Handwritten document titled 'The double life'

Handwritten document titled 'The double life'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Section of security fence post, damaged during the bombing of the Australian Embassy in Jakarta on 9 September 2004

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Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade collection no. 2
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Fences
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Jakarta, Sumatra, Indonesia
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Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
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2004
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Barbed fish trap

Barbed fish trap

Papuan Official collection
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Fish traps
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1912
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Pendant compass

Pendant compass

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Compasses
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Certificate of Performance from the Royal Aero Club of the United Kingdom, International Record Federation Aeronautique

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Certificates
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United Kingdom
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Royal Aero Club of the United Kingdom
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Christmas card from Mrs. and Miss Anderson

Christmas card from Mrs. and Miss Anderson

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Round white tablemat

Round white tablemat

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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View of canal near B.A.T. Mess Yunnanfu

View of canal near B.A.T. Mess Yunnanfu

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Cream-coloured round sugar bowl with a pink floral design and metallic pink trim

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sugar bowls
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Food packaging with Pedder 2000 campaign logo

Food packaging with Pedder 2000 campaign logo

Pedder 2000 Campaign collection
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Promotional material
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Pedder 2000 Restoration Committee
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1993
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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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Michael M
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Freedom of Opportunity - International Women's Year 1975

Freedom of Opportunity - International Women's Year 1975

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Event posters
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1975
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Cramp

Cramp

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Cramps
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Rugby league trading card of Matt Sing of the Sydney City Roosters

Rugby league trading card of Matt Sing of the Sydney City Ro...

Intrepid International collection
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Collecting cards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Intrepid Trading Cards International
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1996
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Peter Koongotema
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Sir John French

Sir John French

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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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'Second Leadall Election, Australia's political arena was today thrown into chaos...'

Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam...

Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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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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Clifford Pootchemunka
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Sheet with story for child's drawing, Family going hunting with boat, by Dhukumul Marika, age 7

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Notes
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Dhukumul Marika
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Pedder 2000 Campaign sticker 'Pull the Plug on Pedder'

Pedder 2000 Campaign sticker 'Pull the Plug on Pedder'

Pedder 2000 Campaign collection
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Stickers
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Pedder 2000 Restoration Committee
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1993
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Wooden hockey stick, used by Rose Little

Wooden hockey stick, used by Rose Little

Rose Hooke collection
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Sports equipment
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India
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Mrs Rose W. Hooke
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1938
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bernadette Therese
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Photographic glass plate holder

Photographic glass plate holder

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Photographic plate holders
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1904
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Champion certificate awarded to  Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Portland P.A.& H. Society's Annual Show for a cross stitch delphinium tray cloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1966
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Photograph of Walter Lindrum presenting an unidentified male with a small clock

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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1954
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On the Wallaby

On the Wallaby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Donovan Wolmbeng
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Recipe booklet

Recipe booklet

Graham Cutler collection
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Booklets
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Postcard featuring a coloured printed scene of German and French flags flying side by side.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Parking permit sticker for the Parliament House Opening Ceremony 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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St Stephen's Church of England, Newtown

St Stephen's Church of England, Newtown

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newtown, Sydney, 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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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John Nganbe
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Milsons Point in Sydney

Milsons Point in Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Milsons Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss N Markey
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1907
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Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney

Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney

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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Small wooden toy kangaroo

Small wooden toy kangaroo

Terence Lane collection
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Toys
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Repco Australian veteran road champion 1983 cycling shirt worn by Jim Coyle

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Jim Coyle collection
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James L. Coyle
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1983
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