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Standing Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Protestant Irish nationalist convict William Smith O'Brien

Standing Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Protestant Iris...

Staffordshire Figurine collection
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Human figures
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Alpha Factory
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1848
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Squatter board game, second edition

Squatter board game, second edition

Squatter Game collection
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Board games
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Mr Robert Lloyd
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All-wool Travel Wardrobe for Miss Australia

All-wool Travel Wardrobe for Miss Australia

Jan Taylor collection
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Magazine clippings
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The Australian Women's Weekly
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1964
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Watercolour painting on paper featuring a landscape with a central mountain in the background and trees either side, by Shane Pickett.

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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Convict love token from David Odwell, 1836

Convict love token from David Odwell, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Postcard featuring a horse being led around a fenced enclosure

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Mary Smith, 1826

Convict love token from Mary Smith, 1826

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Sassafras Gully, Victoria

Sassafras Gully, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sassafras, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Painting depicts numerous panels containing fish

Painting depicts numerous panels containing fish

Professor Adolphus Elkin collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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West Australian Blacks Camp

West Australian Blacks Camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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QSL card for VK2NG

QSL card for VK2NG

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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1936
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1908
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Roman Catholic Church, Parkes

Roman Catholic Church, Parkes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parkes, New South Wales, Australia
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The Catholic Church
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Handwritten recipes for preserving butter and parsnips

Handwritten recipes for preserving butter and parsnips

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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What's for Breakfast?

What's for Breakfast?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The shipping companies welcome the Prince

The shipping companies welcome the Prince

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1920
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Sketch of Beth Dean in a seated dance pose wearing an orange-brown costume with white swirls, [5 min Sketch by Bill Constable 1950]

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Convict love token from John Harris, 1830

Convict love token from John Harris, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love token from George Norman

Convict love token from George Norman

Timothy Millett collection
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Sketchbook of Aboriginal people in hunting, fighting and ceremonial scenes by Tommy McRae, about 1860

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Derrick Nightingale collection
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Sketchbooks
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Victoria, Australia
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Tommy McRae
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1875
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Man and woman being pulled through water by a boat.

Man and woman being pulled through water by a boat.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brass fastening pin for latch

Brass fastening pin for latch

Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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Inventory of furniture and effects relating to Ben Chifley

Inventory of furniture and effects relating to Ben Chifley

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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Wawilak at Mirramina.

Wawilak at Mirramina.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan Marika
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1967
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The Coming of the First Missionary by Dick Roughsey

The Coming of the First Missionary by Dick Roughsey

Goobalathaldin (Dick Roughsey) collection
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Gouache paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1981
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Milk agitator used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

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Conway Tighe collection
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Dairy equipment
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Viola Calcarata

Viola Calcarata

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Bark painting depicting a bird, Groote Eylandt NT

Bark painting depicting a bird, Groote Eylandt NT

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Welcome to Sir Ross Smith and Party at Town Hall Sydney, 14-2-20

Welcome to Sir Ross Smith and Party at Town Hall Sydney, 14-...

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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Sir Ross M. Smith KBE MC DFC AFC
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1920
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Convict love token engraved with the initials E.M. and B.M.

Convict love token engraved with the initials E.M. and B.M.

Timothy Millett collection
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Australasian Federated Butchers Union, Queensland Certificate of Recognition

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sands & McDougall Limited
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1900
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Beach scene

Beach scene

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Negatives
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Stone tool - Knife

Stone tool - Knife

Horne-Bowie collection
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Stone tools
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Alfred Maple-Brown

Alfred Maple-Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Second Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1889

Second Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, W...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1889
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Minton 'Kings Service' china teacup bearing the Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Teacups
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England
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Minton
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1927
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Razorback, Mt Hotham, Vic

Razorback, Mt Hotham, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Hotham, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Courtoom 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Big Dog Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Jason Mansell
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Pearl Faithfull seated with a dog beside her

Pearl Faithfull seated with a dog beside her

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Wedding of Jessie Baker and William Harris with Lucian Faithfull standing on left

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journal of a Voyage to New South Wales

Journal of a Voyage to New South Wales

Surgeon General John White's Journal collection
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Journals
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New South Wales, Australia
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Surgeon-General John White
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Queensland Federation medallion

Queensland Federation medallion

George and Sylvia Milne collection
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Medallions
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Stokes & Sons
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1901
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A Merry Christmas - Harvest Time by Jan Hendrik Scheltema

A Merry Christmas - Harvest Time by Jan Hendrik Scheltema

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Jan Hendrik Scheltema
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Buque Aleman Potosi

Buque Aleman Potosi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Chile
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Certificate

Certificate

Colledge Family collection
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Prize certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1949
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Fine bone china bowl in a presentation case, especially made by Wedgwood to commemorate the Australian Bicentenary in 1988

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Waterford Wedgwood Australia Limited collection
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Bowls
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Staffordshire, England
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Wedgwood
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1987
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Photograph of Emilie Roach on mount

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Colledge Family collection
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Photographs
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1929
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Program for Countess of Dudley Cup Polo Tournament conducted by Goulburn Polo and Picnic Race Club 1955

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Programs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1955
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Glass plate negative - Humbert River station, 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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Jamestown, South Australia, Australia
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The Belalie Agricultural Society
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1946
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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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Photographs
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Untitled, by Banapana Maymuru, 1978

Untitled, by Banapana Maymuru, 1978

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 18/01/1979 collection
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Bark paintings
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Drill Hall, Australian National University, Acton, Canberra, Austra...
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Banapana Maymuru
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1978
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The Blind Man.

The Blind Man.

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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Nandabitta
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1969
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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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Writing cases
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Percival Proctor Mk 1 monoplane VH-FEP

Percival Proctor Mk 1 monoplane VH-FEP

Frederick Edmunds collection
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Aeroplanes
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Luton, Bedfordshire, England
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Percival Aircraft Company Limited
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1942
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Postcard featuring a circular portrait of

Postcard featuring a circular portrait of "Lord Hopetown Gov...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Glass plate negative - Nell Basedow hanging out washing, expedition camp at Dickerie Waterhole, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

Glass plate negative - Nell Basedow hanging out washing, exp...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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