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'Men's dreaming site at Ilpitirri'

'Men's dreaming site at Ilpitirri'

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
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1976
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Eastman Kodak folding camera used by James Pitkeathly

Eastman Kodak folding camera used by James Pitkeathly

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Cameras
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Eastman Kodak Company
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Coniston

Coniston

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Joseph
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The Salvation Army - Appreciation Day

The Salvation Army - Appreciation Day

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Salvation Army
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Postcard featuring a verse titled

Postcard featuring a verse titled "THE WAR NAP" written by "...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Snowy landscape diorama, used with the Rocket Clock

Snowy landscape diorama, used with the Rocket Clock

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) - Play School collection ...
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Dioramas
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Michael Marshall
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Handmade quilt featuring rectangular woollen swatches

Handmade quilt featuring rectangular woollen swatches

Smedley Family collection
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Quilts
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1940
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Fighting Forces Comforts Fund, Sth Aus, Tin Hat FFCF Appeal

Fighting Forces Comforts Fund, Sth Aus, Tin Hat FFCF Appeal

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Fighting Forces Comforts Fund in South Australia Inc
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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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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Gae Mastrosavas
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White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup bowls
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Convict love token from Kettle, 1832

Convict love token from Kettle, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Green A-line evening dress

Green A-line evening dress

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Evening dresses
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Photograph of ship flying American flag

Photograph of ship flying American flag

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Set of five glass eggcups

Set of five glass eggcups

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Eggcups
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Creation spirits nurture life

Creation spirits nurture life

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) sitting on a wall, wearing a long white dress and very large hat

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Film negative - Herbert Basedow's dog Spottie wearing boots to protect his feet from burrs, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Purukapal drowned himself and carry his dead son into the sea

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John V. Orsto
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1945
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Marriage of Lilian and Hugh Anderson in front of the main entrance to the Big House at Springfield on their return from their honeymoon

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Beach, Coogee NSW

The Beach, Coogee NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bird sculpture

Bird sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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Length of chestnut coloured horse hair from the horse

Length of chestnut coloured horse hair from the horse "Uncle...

Nanette Ward collection
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Photograph - Sesquicentenary parade, Sydney, 1938.

Photograph - Sesquicentenary parade, Sydney, 1938.

Enid Treadgold collection
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Group of Gins

Group of Gins

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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Charles H. Kerry
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1905
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The rainbow arching his blood stained body through the sky

The rainbow arching his blood stained body through the sky

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cecilia Martin
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Victoria, Australia
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Dance program

Dance program

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Kantilla
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Letter of congratulations from Flora to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Photograph of the Burns Philp building, Abbott St Cairns

Photograph of the Burns Philp building, Abbott St Cairns

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Karl H. Aumuller
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Eagle.

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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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Nanguruma
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1969
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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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Boomerang

Boomerang

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Unknown
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Proprietary Mine Mill, B Hill

Proprietary Mine Mill, B Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Broken Hill Proprietary Limited
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Photograph of Ruby Monaghan in cricket attire

Photograph of Ruby Monaghan in cricket attire

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Soldier's memorial, Yea, Vic

Soldier's memorial, Yea, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yea, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Boxed pocket microscope (Ross)

Boxed pocket microscope (Ross)

Phillip Parker King and Allan Cunningham collection
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Microscopes
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Bark painting 'Mirarrmina Sacred Well of Liagalawumirr' by Binyinyuwuy

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Binyinyuwuy
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Buffalo horn drinking cup

Buffalo horn drinking cup

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Cups
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Mr Anthony Hill
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Narrabeen general view

Narrabeen general view

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narrabeen, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Untitled work on paper, in the style of a bark painting, Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Robert Lionel Faithful

Robert Lionel Faithful

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Mary's Little Mouth

Mary's Little Mouth

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1907
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Information card

Information card

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
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Information sheets
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See the heart of the continent

See the heart of the continent

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 1
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Advertising posters
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Percy Trompf
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1930
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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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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Maymuru
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Strathalbyn Day, 1919

Strathalbyn Day, 1919

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1919
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Glass plate negative - Mother and child, Sunday Island, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Sunday Island, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Rectangular red plastic photographic developing tray

Rectangular red plastic photographic developing tray

Turner Family collection
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Developing trays
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Helipterum Exiguum

Helipterum Exiguum

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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1875
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Terracotta bowl with glazed sgaffito decoration by Tjunkaya Tapaya, 2005

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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Black and white photograph  - Mr and Mrs Adelmann at Namatanai in 1908.

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Dieter Kohl collection
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Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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'Krar-Aimai 101' linocut print by Brian Robinson

'Krar-Aimai 101' linocut print by Brian Robinson

Brian Robinson collection no.3
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Linocuts
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Brian Robinson
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Sandridge, from Railway Pier, in the 'Fifties'

Sandridge, from Railway Pier, in the 'Fifties'

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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1850
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Envelopes
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Kaffir Beauty - depicts an African mother and child

Kaffir Beauty - depicts an African mother and child

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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