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King parrot

King parrot

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John M. Cantle
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A Short Cut to the Station

A Short Cut to the Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Maddema Mills, Colombo - Lipton series

Maddema Mills, Colombo - Lipton series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Colombo, Western Province, Sri Lanka
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from J.F., 1837

Convict love token from J.F., 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Looking from the bathing pools to Eastern beach, Geelong, Vic

Looking from the bathing pools to Eastern beach, Geelong, Vi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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 S D Burrows
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1914
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Photograph of 1884 winning rams

Photograph of 1884 winning rams

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Photographs
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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1884
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On the Wallaby

On the Wallaby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Red Cross Society

Australian Red Cross Society

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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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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'Lizard Dreaming Site at Linga-Goora (Lingakura)', painted by Ray Inkamala Tjampitjinpa, 1976

'Lizard Dreaming Site at Linga-Goora (Lingakura)', painted b...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Browns Bore, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ray I. Tjampitjinpa
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1976
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Invitation to view the ceremonies connected with the Establishment of the Seat of Government in Canberra, 1927

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Helen Stockbridge collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1927
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Moonrise, Curl Curl, Manly

Moonrise, Curl Curl, Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Curl Curl, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Post Office Blackheath

Post Office Blackheath

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Blackheath, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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To meet the visiting Journalists from the United Kingdom...

To meet the visiting Journalists from the United Kingdom...

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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1943
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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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Whetstone [stone implement]

Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Handwritten recipes

Handwritten recipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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The last pinch at the top

The last pinch at the top

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sailing boat with a crescent moon on a sail

Sailing boat with a crescent moon on a sail

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brisbane, Q. Queen St.

Brisbane, Q. Queen St.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Feeling Blue', basket made from natural fibre and found man-made material, by Leonie Dickson

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Tayenebe collection
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Baskets
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Ms Leonie Dickson
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Ford Abbey, Oakhampton, Devon

Ford Abbey, Oakhampton, Devon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Wooden case used to store photographic plates photographed by Richard Daintree in Queensland in the 1860s

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Richard Daintree collection
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Plate carrying boxes
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Richard Daintree
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Schooling a youngster

Schooling a youngster

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Cleveland Street School

Cleveland Street School

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

E Milne collection
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Spearheads
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Concept photograph of nine members of the Campfire Group of artists seated around the oval boardroom table of the Queensland Art Gallery

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Campfire Group All Stock Must Go collection
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Photographs
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Campfire Group
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'Sunday Well' by Dadda Samson, 2008

'Sunday Well' by Dadda Samson, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Jigalong, Western Australia, Australia
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Dadda Samson
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2008
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Glass plate negative - Bush scene, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory. The stringy-bark has had its bark removed for the purpose of constructing a canoe, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1911

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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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1911
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Menu for Luncheon on the 27th September 1945 at Parliament House, Canberra

Menu for Luncheon on the 27th September 1945 at Parliament H...

Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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1945
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Plane table frame used by Captain James Cook

Plane table frame used by Captain James Cook

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Surveying equipment
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England
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Captain James Cook
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1768
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Cream-coloured dance program titled

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1870
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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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Sarah
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Zeiss 188014 binocular microscope and box

Zeiss 188014 binocular microscope and box

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Jena, Germany
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Carl Zeiss
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'My Father Looking for his Brother' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

'My Father Looking for his Brother' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Clifford Brooks
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Photograph of ship flying American flag

Photograph of ship flying American flag

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Poster titled 'The Australian Post Office still pioneers new and dependable methods of communication'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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 Lucian and Ethel Faithfull standing on the veranda of Bluestone Cottage

Lucian and Ethel Faithfull standing on the veranda of Blues...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Mr. Harrold F. Allert - The Society Entertainer and Drawing Room Humourist

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten recipe for elderberry wine

Handwritten recipe for elderberry wine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Sailors from Japanese Squadron passing along Swanston St Melbourne, 14th May 1906

Sailors from Japanese Squadron passing along Swanston St Mel...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Imperial Japanese Navy
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1906
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Black and white photograph - Reverend and Mrs Edward Richard Fenn.

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Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 1
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Photographs
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St George's Anglican Cathedral, Perth, WA

St George's Anglican Cathedral, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The magnificent Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The magnificent 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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Jack of Cape Grim

Jack of Cape Grim

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Len Maynard collection
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Sculptures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Len Maynard
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1997
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Painting of a sailing ship

Painting of a sailing ship

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Banaitscha/Banatja - # 1 of 5

Banaitscha/Banatja - # 1 of 5

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mungurrawuy Yunupingu
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1956
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Wet specimen - Mountain Devil - whole specimen preserved

Wet specimen - Mountain Devil - whole specimen preserved

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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GMH General Motors-Holden's 25 Year Club 1977

GMH General Motors-Holden's 25 Year Club 1977

Jack Heenan collection
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Booklets
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GM Holden Ltd
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1977
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A country road

A country road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A good thing draw-ers you

A good thing draw-ers you

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Diary account of the Thornycroft Expedition into Central Australia to recover the bodies of aviators Anderson and Hitchcock in 1929

Diary account of the Thornycroft Expedition into Central Aus...

Sharp and Cook collection
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Diaries
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Tanami, Australia
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Mr Leslie S. Miles
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1929
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David Hicks

David Hicks

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Jonathon Bentley
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Cartoons
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Mr Jonathon Bentley
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2006
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Milson's Point

Milson's Point

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Different people do different jobs

Different people do different jobs

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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Angeline Poantumilui
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Sheet of paper with a speech by the Captain of the M.V. 'Fair Sea' written in pencil on one side

Sheet of paper with a speech by the Captain of the M.V. 'Fai...

J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Maritime documents
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Australia Greets America

Australia Greets America

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter from 'Nephew & Cousin George' to 'Aunty, Uncle & Enid', written at sea on 28 November 1941

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Five Dock, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William R. Glover
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1941
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