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Three sheets of paper containing technical drawings for a canoe, drawn by Olegas Truchanas

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Melva Truchanas collection
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Technical drawings
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Olegas Truchanas
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1950
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Ferry and steps, Customs House, Pt Adelaide

Ferry and steps, Customs House, Pt Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Staghorn and Ferns, Murray River, N. Queensland

Staghorn and Ferns, Murray River, N. Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Murray River, North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brighton Hotel, overlooking Harbour, Kiama

Brighton Hotel, overlooking Harbour, Kiama

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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Aboriginals

Aboriginals

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Travallyn from Royal Park, Launceston, Tas

Travallyn from Royal Park, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Trevallyn, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Road Near Cora Lynn, Tas.

Road Near Cora Lynn, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Corra Linn Gorge, Tasmania, Australia
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Laura H. Davey
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This is wattle protect us

This is wattle protect us

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Maisie Carte
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Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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TO QUARANTINE LAUNCH AEDES

TO QUARANTINE LAUNCH AEDES

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Signs
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Torrens Island, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1930
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Resin-hafted stone adze with wooden handle

Resin-hafted stone adze with wooden handle

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Adzes
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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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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Gatji, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Poster titled 'Help Australia - Help yourself... buy WAR SAVINGS STAMPS and CERTIFICATES'

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 10
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Advertising posters
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Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1942
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Clouds and Turtle (Miyapunu ga Mangan).

Clouds and Turtle (Miyapunu ga Mangan).

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Galuru, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nyapilingu Dhamarrandji
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1986
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Bowls
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr R L Bellamy
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1915
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Glass plate negative - Bumerangi, an old Arrernte woman, suffering from senility and blindness, Bloods Creek, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Norris Hotel Orient Bairnsdale

Norris Hotel Orient Bairnsdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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F W Niven & Co
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Mount Olympus. Tasmania

Mount Olympus. Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two Turtles by Billy Yirawala

Two Turtles by Billy Yirawala

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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Ships on a body of water in Tasmania

Ships on a body of water in Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fair Breeze

Fair Breeze

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lantern slide - Pineapple plantation, Charles Point, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Charles Point, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Glass plate negative - Expedition caravan crossing sandy desert, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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1923
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Yirritja moiety

Yirritja moiety

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Munggurrawuy Yunapingu
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1967
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An Australian Noah

An Australian Noah

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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View of a river

View of a river

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ulysses [ship]

Ulysses [ship]

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Yarrpany - Dhuwa Honey.

Yarrpany - Dhuwa Honey.

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1982 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Robert B. Wulaki Lang
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Wool Train Smash at Nundah January 1899

Wool Train Smash at Nundah January 1899

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Nundah, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Painting by Gordon Syron entitled 'Water hole of the sleepy lizard', 1983

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1983
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Mick Syrup

Mick Syrup

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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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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1988
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Assistant No. 4927, Jack's Day Nov 1st 1918

Assistant No. 4927, Jack's Day Nov 1st 1918

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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P & O India - China - Australia Mail and Passenger Services S.S. Moldavia 16,000 Tons 13,250 H.P.

P & O India - China - Australia Mail and Passenger Services ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Suspension Bridge, N. Sydney

Suspension Bridge, N. Sydney

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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Envelope address to Augustus Lucian Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Augustus L. Faithfull
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1937
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Untitled painting by Lyndsay Bird Mpetyane

Untitled painting by Lyndsay Bird Mpetyane

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lyndsay B. Mpetyane
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1992
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Vietnam Moratorium Withdrawal All Troops Now

Vietnam Moratorium Withdrawal All Troops Now

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Vietnam
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1965
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Centenary Tower, Mt Gambier, SA

Centenary Tower, 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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Engraved boab nut 'Attempt to Seduce a Wife' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Attempt to Seduce a Wife' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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First World War roll of honour board, Carrington Lodge , Protestant Alliance Friendly Society of Australasia (PAFS)

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Protestant Alliance Friendly Society of NSW collection
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Honour boards
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King William Street, Adelaide, SA

King William Street, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Australia, Lane Cove, Sydney

Australia, Lane Cove, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Mauve satin covered ladies shoes with irridescent gelatin sequin decoration on toe and strap

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoes
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Switzerland
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Farmers Co Ltd
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1920
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Mt Gambier Hotel, Mt Gambier, SA

Mt Gambier Hotel, 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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Chalet, Lorne, Vic

Chalet, 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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Ceramic glazed vessel tapering to a long narrow neck with a pouring lip and a handle

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Jugs
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eddie Puruntatameri
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1975
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Amalgamated Society of Carpenters and Joiners

Amalgamated Society of Carpenters and Joiners

Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Membership certificates
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Manchester, England
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T H Sale & Co
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1890
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Film negative - The man has grouped his two wives and children according to blood relationships, north of Mt Davies, Tomkinson Ranges, South Australia, Ullparidja people, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

Film negative - The man has grouped his two wives and childr...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Tomkinson Ranges, , Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Part of Old Sydney Station by night

Part of Old Sydney Station by night

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Handwritten document titled 'The double life'

Handwritten document titled 'The double life'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Aboriginal breastplate for Willey, King of Thylungra

Aboriginal breastplate for Willey, King of Thylungra

Terry Chesher, Peter Henchman and Jenny Barnes collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Thylungra Station, Thylungra Parish, Queensland, Australia
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King Willy o. Thylungra
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Photograph of Jim Maple-Brown as a boy

Photograph of Jim Maple-Brown as a boy

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Mr Jim Maple-Brown AM
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1908
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Supper card for the 1934 State Ball at Old Parliament House

Supper card for the 1934 State Ball at Old Parliament House

Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1934
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Hands Across the Sea

Hands Across the Sea

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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Photographic print depicting the toy theatre with adjoining side curtains

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Everitt and George Family collection
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