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'Susu Shell' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

'Susu Shell' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

Ellarose Savage collection no.1
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Linocuts
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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2009
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Certificate awarded at the Pine Rivers Agricultural, Horticultural and Industrial Association, 1962 for first prize for a jug cover

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Pine Rivers, Queensland, Australia
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Pine Rivers Agricultural Horticultural & Industrial Association
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1962
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A.B. Modwena Southwick Canal

A.B. Modwena Southwick Canal

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sussex, England
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Railway carriages. Trans-Australian Railway

Railway carriages. Trans-Australian Railway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bega Standard Office, established 1868

Bega Standard Office, established 1868

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Pambula, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Jane Cusack
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1909
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Two men in hats standing behind a counter

Two men in hats standing behind a counter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bayley St, Looking East, Coolgardie

Bayley St, Looking East, Coolgardie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coolgardie, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Illawarra NSW, view from Mt Pleasant

Illawarra NSW, view from Mt Pleasant

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Postcard featuring Sturt Street, Ballarat

Postcard featuring Sturt Street, Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Circular metal film canister

Circular metal film canister

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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Courtroom 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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Cream-coloured dance program with 'THE EXCHANGE [Bachelor's Ball], 11th September 1867' printed on the back

Cream-coloured dance program with 'THE EXCHANGE [Bachelor's ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1867
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Tuberculin syringe used in Myxomatosis trials at Lake Urana, New South Wales in 1954

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CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Hypodermic syringes
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Lake Urana, New South Wales, Australia
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W E. Poole
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1954
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Manuscript titled 'From Sleeping Beauty's stage'

Manuscript titled 'From Sleeping Beauty's stage'

Everitt and George Family collection
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Manuscripts
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At the head of Middle Harbour

At the head of Middle Harbour

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

Post Office Blackheath

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Blackheath, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, NSW

Central Railway Station, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Leather dog shoe worn on long bush walking trips in the Blue Mountains by the Dunphy's fox terrier named Dextre

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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1925
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Magpie

Magpie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Exhibition Building, Mebourne, Vic.

The Exhibition Building, Mebourne, Vic.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Parsley Bay NSW

Parsley Bay NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parsley Bay, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two Australians

Two Australians

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Spooner
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Cartoons
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Mr John Spooner
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2005
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Bark painting 'Totems of the Manarrngu Mortuary Rites' by David Malangi, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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1966
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Convict love token from T. Rea, 1829

Convict love token from T. Rea, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Double Bay, Sydney, NSW

Double Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black Kangaroo paw.  Orange kangaroo paw

Black Kangaroo paw. Orange kangaroo paw

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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Plane lost for 27 years

Plane lost for 27 years

Frank Proust collection
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Newspaper clippings
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1931
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Farm Cove, Sydney

Farm Cove, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Breaking the record

Breaking the record

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Windings of Sydney Harbour

The Windings of Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Aboriginal encampment, East Moree. August, 1952

Aboriginal encampment, East Moree. August, 1952

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Moree, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1952
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Nursing sister holding child

Nursing sister holding child

Ken Welton collection
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Photographic slides
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1956
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Man standing beside a fence with a river in the background

Man standing beside a fence with a river in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Flying dingoes', painted by Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri, 1974

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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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Mick N. Tjapaltjarri
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1974
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Bullion box

Bullion box

Neville Locker collection
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Strongboxes
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Miss Pomegranate

Miss Pomegranate

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Japan
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Mortimer Menpes
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The Jubilee Book of Cricket by Prince Ranjitsinhji.

The Jubilee Book of Cricket by Prince Ranjitsinhji.

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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England, United Kingdom
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Prince Kumar S. Ranjitsinhji
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1897
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Palaeolithic European hand axe

Palaeolithic European hand axe

Stan Mitchell collection
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Hand axes
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Advertising card featuring Jeff Smith

Advertising card featuring Jeff Smith

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Yarra, West Warburton

The Yarra, West Warburton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Yarra River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Woven pandanus Yawkyawk sculpture in orange, yellow, purple and neutral tones

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Yawkyawk collection
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Sculptures
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Yikarrakkal, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Marina Murdilnga
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2005
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Sticker 'PMG'

Sticker 'PMG'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Bark painting 'A mam or namandi spirit in Margolidjban' by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru, Gunbalanya, 1968

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1968
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Sydney

Sydney

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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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney

Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney

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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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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Pamela Tipuamantumirri
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Royal Australian Navy pamphlet

Royal Australian Navy pamphlet

Arrival of the Australian fleet in 1913 collection
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Advertising pamphlets
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John Sands
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1913
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Painting of sea creatures

Painting of sea creatures

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Tom Sines
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Restaurant Frascati

Restaurant Frascati

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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Bark painting 'Barama Shows the First Sacred Rangga' by Garwirrin Gumana, Gangan

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gawirrin Gumana
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1974
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Pokerwork goanna

Pokerwork goanna

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Film negative - Granite hill, Moorilyanna soakage, 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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Paul Keating caricature fridge magnet

Paul Keating caricature fridge magnet

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Magnets
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Hon Paul J. Keating
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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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Photographic glass plate positive depicting group of white men, an Aboriginal woman and Aboriginal child in front of tent

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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'At the Institution during recreation hours. Deaf and Dumb Institution, Waratah, NSW.'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Waratah, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Deaf and Dumb Institute
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Middle Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - The main street of Derby, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Derby, Western Australia, Australia
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1916
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