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Cricketer Nance Clements putting on batting pads

Cricketer Nance Clements putting on batting pads

Nance Pownall collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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Mount View

Mount View

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Bark Painting, Fishing Scene showing Dugong and Turtle, from Groote Eylandt, 1948

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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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Ruins - Old Age Pensioner's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Ruins - Old Age Pensioner's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Scene in the Zoo, Sydney

Scene in the Zoo, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1912
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Painting depicts a large, wide-bodied serpent horizontally across bark and six fish

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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The Serpent, Bilumbira - Yirrkala, 1948

The Serpent, Bilumbira - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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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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Scythe

Scythe

David Crane and Alice Sutton collection no. 2
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Scythes
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Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia
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Toby, King of Vanrook

Toby, King of Vanrook

Toby of Vanrook Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Vanrook, Queensland, Australia
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King Toby
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Club - man's fighting stick

Club - man's fighting stick

Gladys Henry collection
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Clubs
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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Not provided
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1970
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Postcard featuring a tram on a dirt road

Postcard featuring a tram on a dirt road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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University of Glasgow Greek Clasf [sic] Senior

University of Glasgow Greek Clasf [sic] Senior

James Sprent collection
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Cards
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Maroubra Beach, Sydney, NSW

Maroubra Beach, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroubra Beach, Maroubra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Jet workers, Whitby

Jet workers, Whitby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1890
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Miyanoshita Hotel

Miyanoshita Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Japan
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Ruined dashboard clock from Australian National Airways Avro X aircraft 'Southern Cloud', which crashed in 1931

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John Boddington collection
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Dashboard clocks
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Sydney Airport, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian National Airways Limited
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1929
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Entente Cordiale / We'll keep the flags a-flying boys

Entente Cordiale / We'll keep the flags a-flying boys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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View from the Domain, Sydney, NSW

View from the Domain, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Domain, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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St Georges C.E. Hurstville

St Georges C.E. Hurstville

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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Discussion Poster No.26 - What's wrong with this room? -  January 10, 1949

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George W Barber collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1949
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St Thomas Church, Enfield

St Thomas Church, Enfield

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Enfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Junee Junction

Junee Junction

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Junee, New South Wales, Australia
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The fermenting house at model windery of mount Ophir

The fermenting house at model windery of mount Ophir

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Eve, Queen of Wurtimurti

Eve, Queen of Wurtimurti

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Queen Eve
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Retreat from Kirribilli

Retreat from Kirribilli

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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1984
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Salt glazed brown ceramic demijohn [Aqua]

Salt glazed brown ceramic demijohn [Aqua]

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Demijohns
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Postcard featuring a watercolour drawing of twined Australian and Union Jack flags

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Inner Harbour, Townsville

Inner Harbour, Townsville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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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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Lane Cove Bridge, Sydney

Lane Cove Bridge, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Eskbank Station

Eskbank Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Frederick P. Hobbs
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1909
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Convict love token from Samuel Sergent, 1830

Convict love token from Samuel Sergent, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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A Sun 2 computer system used by Geoscience Australia that is referred to as

A Sun 2 computer system used by Geoscience Australia that is...

Geoscience Australia collection no. 1
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Computer hardware
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Geoscience Australia
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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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Card of appreciation

Card of appreciation

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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U.S.A. Fleet, Sydney Domain

U.S.A. Fleet, Sydney Domain

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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Dobbie Son & Hutton Marine Chronometer No 5475, with accessories in a wooden case, used in HMAS Australia

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Dobbie Son & Hutton
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1942
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Trans-Australian Railway. The Inma Dancers

Trans-Australian Railway. The Inma Dancers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Trans-Australian Railway
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1912
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Australian Troops March Through London

Australian Troops March Through London

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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Convict love token inscribed with the initials R.L and S.L., 1819

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Ebony walking stick presented to Sir George Houstoun Reid by Lloyd George on 27 March 1917

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Anne Fairbairn collection no. 4
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Walking-sticks
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London, England
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Sir George H. Reid
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1917
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Convict love token dated August 8th, 1803

Convict love token dated August 8th, 1803

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Smith O'Brien's Cottage Port Arthur, Tasmania

Smith O'Brien's Cottage Port Arthur, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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1963
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Photograph depicting Moir family picnic at Delta Downs Station, North QLD, c1890s

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Delta Downs Station collection
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Photographs
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Delta Downs Station, Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Alphonse Chargois
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1890
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Marama Moonlight Sydney Harbour

Marama Moonlight Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kodak Ltd
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Between traditional and white culture

Between traditional and white culture

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr John Tiedemann
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2007
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Sydney 2000 Olympic Games cauldron

Sydney 2000 Olympic Games cauldron

Project 2000 Taskforce Olympic Games collection
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Cauldrons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Olympic Federation
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2000
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Aerial photograph of Springfield

Aerial photograph of Springfield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Department of Lands
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1978
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Book titled 'The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay', 1789.

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Christies Auction collection
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Books
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Governor John Stockdale
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1789
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The Royal Agricultural Society Victoria,

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Colledge Family collection
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Photograph of George Weir with his young son Charlie, who is sitting on a horse

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George and Mary Weir collection
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Photographs
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Jindabyne, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George F. Weir
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1950
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Blue and gold coloured dance program with a cherub decoration on the front and a green ribbon attached

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Film negative - A woman showing one method of carrying an infant, north of the Musgrave Ranges photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Gympie Railway Station

Gympie Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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1922
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Orange Fairy Butterfly

Orange Fairy Butterfly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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1905
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Ayers Rock bread

Ayers Rock bread

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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