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Savez Jugoslavenskih Iseljenika Australije

Savez Jugoslavenskih Iseljenika Australije

Marin Alagich collection no. 1
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Cards
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'Parrot basket' made from white flag iris fibre and rosella feathers, by Patsy Cameron

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Tayenebe collection
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Baskets
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Aunty Patsy Cameron
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2008
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C.A. Spurgin Hairdresser & Tobacconist

C.A. Spurgin Hairdresser & Tobacconist

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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C.A. Spurgin Hairdresser and Tobacconist
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1909
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Exercise book containing recipes

Exercise book containing recipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exercise books
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Road Near Cora Lynn, Tas.

Road Near Cora Lynn, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Corra Linn Gorge, Tasmania, Australia
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Laura H. Davey
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Audley National Park, near Sydney

Audley National Park, near Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Audley, Royal National Park, 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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Leah Kerinaiua
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Illustrated Testimonials Series

Illustrated Testimonials Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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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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Glass plate negative - Wagon crossing a stream bed, Victoria River district, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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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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1922
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N'lle Hollande Baie des Chiens-Marins Presqu'ile Peron Entrevue avec les Sauvages

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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Prints
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Western Australia, Australia
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Jacques E. Arago
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1825
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard C. Fernando
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Steam boat on the water with cranes in the foreground

Steam boat on the water with cranes in the foreground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Harringtons Ltd
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Convict love token from R. Turner, 1834

Convict love token from R. Turner, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Coloured photographic postcard 'LIFE IN THE BACK BLOCKS', about 1905

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Rabbits in Australia collection no. 3
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Iron or steel works, possibly Lithgow Industries

Iron or steel works, possibly Lithgow Industries

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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GRANVILLE SHOW 1952, blue felt show pennant with gold-coloured block text

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Colledge Family collection
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Prizes
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Painted plaster sculpture depicting a caricature of Malcolm Fraser.

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Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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Painting depicts

Painting depicts "Guna" the goanna fat

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 02/09/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Bolkdjam, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bill Madangija
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Sample - Plant

Sample - Plant

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Botanical specimens
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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Captain Charles Sturt
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1874
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Rose Bay

Rose Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Herpolirion Novae Zelandiae

Herpolirion Novae Zelandiae

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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1873
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Silver Challenge cup presented to L Emanuel 1878

Silver Challenge cup presented to L Emanuel 1878

Emanuel Family collection
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Trophies
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hardy Bros, Silversmiths and Jewellers
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1878
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Circular Quay, Sydney, N.S.W. in 1788

Circular Quay, Sydney, N.S.W. in 1788

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1910
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SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND. SYDNEY, N.S.W

SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND. SYDNEY, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Play booklet for the play 'Sleeping Beauty in the Wood, or Harlequin and the Magic Horn'

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Everitt and George Family collection
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Booklets
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Man in a rowing canoe on a river, with a bridge 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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Yendalloch, Lorne, Vic

Yendalloch, 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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Courtroom sketch 'Darwin Court. Jury and Ian Barker, QC.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 20 September 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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Courtroom sketch 'Mr Barker, Q.C, & Mr Pauling...' 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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GPO Sydney

GPO 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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Medical inspection card for Mrs Elna Glover 1919

Medical inspection card for Mrs Elna Glover 1919

Enid Treadgold collection
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Medical records
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Elna Glover
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1919
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The University of Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

The University of Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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University of Melbourne
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1850
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June Flood 1950,  Grafton. Prince St. West side, between, Pound and Fitzroy Sts

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1950
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Gradiometer

Gradiometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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London, England
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L Oertling Ltd
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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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Nollamara, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alex Ronan
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The Treasurer rushes

The Treasurer rushes

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Sean Leahy
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Cartoons
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Mr Sean Leahy
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2006
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Barrenjoey and the golf links, Palm Beach

Barrenjoey and the golf links, Palm Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Palm Beach, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Brown leather armchair associated with Ben Chifley

Brown leather armchair associated with Ben Chifley

Ben Chifley collection no. 2
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Armchairs
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Barton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Envelope addressed to Dame Pattie Menzies, GBE

Envelope addressed to Dame Pattie Menzies, GBE

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Painting depicts two fish side by side & alimentary tract

Painting depicts two fish side by side & alimentary tract

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Mick O. Momega
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Photograph - Ben BlakeneyÃ?Â?s two nieces at the Opera House Anniversary 1983.

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 1
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Photographs
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Agnes Timaepatua
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May Gibbs - We are the Gumnut Corps..

May Gibbs - We are the Gumnut Corps..

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Governance Training by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2011

Governance Training by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2011

Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Lyre bird

Lyre bird

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Silver plated metal and horse-hair hair brush

Silver plated metal and horse-hair hair brush

Ellen Rogers collection
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Hairbrushes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1928
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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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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - To keep flies away an old man fans himself with a immejet (fan), Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Alligator River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Music stick

Music stick

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Clapsticks
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Australian sterling silver fiddle pattern salt spoon used by prominent Tasmanian colonial pastoralist Roderic O'Connor

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Roderic O'Connor collection
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Salt spoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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John J. Cohen
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1839
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Pearl of sweet Ceylon fairer & rarer

Pearl of sweet Ceylon fairer & rarer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Ceylon
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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1906
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Ready for the Saw, Warburton

Ready for the Saw, Warburton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Digging stick or club

Digging stick or club

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Digging sticks
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Austrian Peasant Dances sheet music associated with Bodenwieser Ballet

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 2
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Sheet music
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Miser's purse

Miser's purse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Purses
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Gibson wedding at old Tirranna house

Gibson wedding at old Tirranna house

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Album of carte-de-visite photographs relating to the trial of Arthur Orton (Tichborne claimant)

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Tichborne Claimant Album collection
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Photograph albums
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London, England
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London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company Limited
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1871
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