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Yurlunggur Serpent Swallows the Wagilag Sisters at Mirarrmina.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bruce Ella
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Dance

Dance

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Merlene Poantulura
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Pitt Street, Sydney

Pitt Street, 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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1907
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Postcard addressed to Master D. Mackenzie in Yass

Postcard addressed to Master D. Mackenzie in Yass

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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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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Dymphna Kerinaina
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Convict love token to Maria

Convict love token to Maria

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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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Aboriginals, NSW

Aboriginals, 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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Studio portrait photograph of Thomas Hinton with a collaged 'Advance Australia' banner

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Thomas Hinton collection
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Albumen prints
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Thomas Hinton
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Emanuel Brothers stock book June 1951 - October 1965

Emanuel Brothers stock book June 1951 - October 1965

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Ashtray

Ashtray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Ashtrays
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Aboriginal breastplate for Billy Hippie, King of Minnon

Aboriginal breastplate for Billy Hippie, King of Minnon

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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George Twemlow
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1877
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Brown's & Valley Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Brown's & Valley Lakes, 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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Boomerang featuring animals by John Simms, La Perouse, Sydney, 1933

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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John Simms
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1933
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Arches and spires, Torrens lake, Adelaide, SA

Arches and spires, Torrens lake, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Twilight

Twilight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Day 1 of the Chamberlain trial Justice Muirhead. Darwin.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 13 September 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Day 1 of the Chamberlain trial Justice Mui...

Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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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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Tye & Co Propy Ltd, Money-Saving House Furnishers, Melbourne

Tye & Co Propy Ltd, Money-Saving House Furnishers, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Tye & Co Propy. Ltd
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1906
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QSL card for VK2AT, New South Wales

QSL card for VK2AT, New South Wales

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wirth's Circus at Ipswich

Wirth's Circus at Ipswich

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wirth's Circus
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Hawker, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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Two sets of playing cards within a box, featuring the logo of the FJ Holden

Two sets of playing cards within a box, featuring the logo o...

Jack Heenan collection
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Playing cards
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GM Holden Ltd
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1948
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Neutral Bay, Sydney

Neutral Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Netball Team golden yellow polyester uniform skirt, worn by Liz Ellis on her debut in 1993

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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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Newspaper - 'Skaugum News' 14 May 1949

Newspaper - 'Skaugum News' 14 May 1949

D Simankevicius collection
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Newsletters
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Lantern slide - Chambers Pillar, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

Lantern slide - Chambers Pillar, Northern Territory, photogr...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Chambers Pillar, Central Desert, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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May your New Year be a Happy one

May your New Year be a Happy one

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Plane lost for 27 years

Plane lost for 27 years

Frank Proust collection
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Newspaper clippings
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1931
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Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia 1903 'Suffolk Punch Entire'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1903
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Archibald Memorial. Hyde Park. Sydney N.S.W.

Archibald Memorial. Hyde Park. Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Toy sago bag

Toy sago bag

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Toys
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Album containing black and white photos with hand written annotations

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Joan Richmond collection
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Photograph albums
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1931
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Archibald Fountain, Sydney

Archibald Fountain, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cars parked outside shops, with a post office

Cars parked outside shops, with a post office

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

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Nettie McColive collection
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Cradock, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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Yarrpany - Dhuwa Honey.

Yarrpany - Dhuwa Honey.

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1982 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Robert B. Wulaki Lang
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Black and white photograph - Adelmann family with Kandas and Karoline at Herbertshill

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Dieter Kohl collection
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1967
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Billy can

Billy can

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Billy cans
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Convict love token from James Clarke, 1849

Convict love token from James Clarke, 1849

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Travelling Around on Camels, Mission Times by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2012

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Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2012
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Aotus villosa

Aotus villosa

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Clematis Alpina

Clematis Alpina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Magnificent bird of paradise

Magnificent bird of paradise

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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Man standing beside a horse and cart, with other horse and carts in the background.

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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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Central mine zinc plant

Central mine zinc plant

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Note to Nancy Clements

Note to Nancy Clements

Nance Pownall collection
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Notes
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England, United Kingdom
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Aberdeen and Commonwealth Line
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'Fight between Crocodile-man and Stingray-man' by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1963
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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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1939
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Certificate

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Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1947
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Envelope addressed to Mrs Faithfull, postmarked

Envelope addressed to Mrs Faithfull, postmarked "NEW YORK MA...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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New York, United States of America
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White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup bowls
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Convict love token engraved with the names M. Walker and E. Jefferys, 1835

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Block, Sydney.  A bit of the Commonwealth

The Block, Sydney. A bit of the Commonwealth

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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Snake Jinngbirna.

Snake Jinngbirna.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nanungunda
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1969
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Container

Container

Hazel Merlo collection
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Writing case used by Joseph Tice Gellibrand

Writing case used by Joseph Tice Gellibrand

Joseph Tice Gellibrand collection
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