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Message stick

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Bathurst Eisteddfod Society

Bathurst Eisteddfod Society

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Commercial Street, Mt Gambier, SA

Commercial Street, 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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Balmoral, Sydney Harbour

Balmoral, Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Kiritjinya', painted  by John Tjakamarra, 1975

'Kiritjinya', painted by John Tjakamarra, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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1975
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British Military Issue Pattern 1842 Musket, or New Line, Socket Bayonet, used by Lieutenant Thomas Quinn, 73rd Regiment (ret), in Van Diemens Land

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Neil Martin collection
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Socket bayonets
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England
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George Salter & Co
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1844
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Convict love token engraved with the initials G.W., J.W. and W.W., 1834

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Two photographs on card entitled Mia Mia and Lubras, and Reflections under the bluff

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Nicholas Caire collection
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Photographs
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Nicholas Caire
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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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Fire drill set

Fire drill set

Dr Lamont West collection
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Fire-making equipment
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Billy Boyle
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1964
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Fig Tree, Lane Cove River, Sydney NSW

Fig Tree, Lane Cove River, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Wattle Day badge

Wattle Day badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Australian Wattle Day League
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1914
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Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Geological Map, Canberra, ACT

Geological Map, Canberra, ACT

Thompson Family collection
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Geological maps
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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bureau of Mineral Resources
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1953
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Australian Comic Alphabet Series - Z

Australian Comic Alphabet Series - Z

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Crowd standing on railway tracks in an industrial area

Crowd standing on railway tracks in an industrial area

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Debrie Parvo model 'L' 35mm hand-crank movie camera and accessories, used by Frank Hurley

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Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Movie cameras
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Paris, France
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Andre Debrie
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1917
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Painting depicts a waisted rectangular figure within a thin rectangular frame

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Table model kerosene lamp

Table model kerosene lamp

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Kerosene lamps
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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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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Lady Dilke (nee Pearl Faithfull) and a young boy standing in a garden

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Film negative - Old man Munnkie and child surprised while rabbit hunting, southern Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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United Hospital Auxiliaries of N.S.W.

United Hospital Auxiliaries of N.S.W.

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Glass plate negative - Balami and his wife Indamun, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Album containing 109 pages photographs of Fred Daly with various people at a variety of events and places

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Fred Daly collection
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Photograph albums
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Convict love token from W. Williams, 1832

Convict love token from W. Williams, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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On the road

On the road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Jan H. Scheltema
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Dark cream silk damask dress

Dark cream silk damask dress

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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1840
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Certificate

Certificate

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prize certificates
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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1906
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph, portraying men, women and children observing and accompanying a moving tank along a road

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Thomas Winfield, 1838

Convict love token from Thomas Winfield, 1838

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Pair of ladies dyed pink satin tango shoes

Pair of ladies dyed pink satin tango shoes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dancing shoes
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1920
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'Sugu Mawa' by Alick Tipoti, 2011

'Sugu Mawa' by Alick Tipoti, 2011

Alick Tipoti collection no. 3
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Masks
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Alick Tipoti
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The Dash for the South Pole

The Dash for the South Pole

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Letter of congratulations from Flora to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Pitt St. Sydney, looking south and Off Sydney Heads

Pitt St. Sydney, looking south and Off Sydney Heads

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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Fairy Bower, Manly, NSW

Fairy Bower, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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West Gippsland Hospital, Warragul, Vic

West Gippsland Hospital, Warragul, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Warragul, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Hurstville Public School

Hurstville Public School

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hurstville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Pin cushion in the shape of a shoe

Pin cushion in the shape of a shoe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pincushions
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Salvation Army Citadel in Russell Street, Bathurst

Salvation Army Citadel in Russell Street, Bathurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Salvation Army
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1934
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Australian Pictorial Diary for 1967, containing details of daily personal and school events

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alco Inc
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1966
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Miniature medals of William Beausang

Miniature medals of William Beausang

William Beausang collection
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Miniature medals
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Pyramid of Elephants, taken at Sydney, with Messrs. George and Philip Wirth.

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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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Wirth's Circus
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Spearheads
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Mr Bruce Coaldrake
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Throwing the spear

Throwing the spear

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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Gordon's Monument and the Lake Drive, Mt. Gambier, S.A.

Gordon's Monument and the Lake Drive, Mt. Gambier, S.A.

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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Postcard featuring a pen and ink silhouette drawing

Postcard featuring a pen and ink silhouette drawing "SIGNALL...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Envelopes
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Envelopes
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The Magellan Clouds

The Magellan Clouds

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kulpidja
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1948
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Hans Irvine's Great Western Vineyard, Victoria

Hans Irvine's Great Western Vineyard, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Hans Irvine's Great Western Vineyard
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1907
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Unused invitation from Miss Faithfull to Mr W. H. Anderson, 16 February 1898

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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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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Postcards
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Manual work public school, Colo Vale, 1911

Manual work public school, Colo Vale, 1911

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Colo Vale, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Large metal lamp with a glass front and the interior painted in reflective silver

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Graeme Rex and Jane Avril Niehus collection no. 1
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Lamps
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A Simpson and Son
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1878
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'Ngunarrmanya', painted by Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra, 1974

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Fred Myers collection
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Paintings
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra
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1974
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