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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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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nola
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Rifle club pendant

Rifle club pendant

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Pendants
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Fraser Island

Fraser Island

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Fiona Foley
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1990
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L'Iena

L'Iena

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

Western Australia, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Metal spear head

Metal spear head

Darrell Lewis collection no. 1
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Spearheads
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Mittiebah Range, Northern Territory, Australia
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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Australia
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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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Neville P. Japangardi
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Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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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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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Xavier Puruntatameri
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Bringing in a brumby

Bringing in a brumby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucia Carlingun
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Flags Act 1953 - Proclamation

Flags Act 1953 - Proclamation

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Government records
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon William G. Hayden
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Camping grounds, Mt Gambier, SA

Camping grounds, 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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Bathurst City Croquet Club

Bathurst City Croquet Club

Ben Chifley collection no.3
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Receipts
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Handwritten note about friendship

Handwritten note about friendship

Ruby Lee collection
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1952
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Charles Hart collection
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Clubs
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View in the Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

View in the Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 188_"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1880
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Columns with bands of colour

Columns with bands of colour

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Croix Rouge Francaise Australie du Sud [French Red Cross, South Australia]

Croix Rouge Francaise Australie du Sud [French Red Cross, So...

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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Metal master record of Herbert Browne's first gramophone sound recording

Metal master record of Herbert Browne's first gramophone sou...

Herbert Browne collection
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Audio records
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Explaining democracy

Explaining democracy

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Bruce Petty
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Cartoons
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Mr Bruce Petty
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Robert Lionel Faithful

Robert Lionel Faithful

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Naval ship in calm water

Naval ship in calm water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Dot painting on canvas by Magaret Bumble Bee

Dot painting on canvas by Magaret Bumble Bee

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Margaret Bumble Bee
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clare Aghala
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Souvenir mug - Australia a nation, May 1927, To commemorate the opening of the Federal Parliament House Canberra

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John and Jan Wilson collection
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Commemorative mugs
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England, United Kingdom
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Aynsley and Sons
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1926
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HMAS Australia

HMAS Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kodak Ltd
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Photographic postcard - Bowral.

Photographic postcard - Bowral.

Enid Treadgold collection
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Photographs
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ngalpuntja
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Shire Hall, Yarrawonga, Vic

Shire Hall, Yarrawonga, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Ian Pootchemunka
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Envelope

Envelope

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Take the toys away from the boys - Disarm

Take the toys away from the boys - Disarm

Audrey Johnson collection
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Political badges
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Storm (country). Amoonguna.

Storm (country). Amoonguna.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maxie J. Davis
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Wattle Day League, S.A, 1918

Wattle Day League, S.A, 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Joseph Sewell Marine Chronometer No 9143 in a wooden case, used in HMAS Tamworth

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Joseph Sewell
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Syringe needles

Syringe needles

CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Hypodermic needles
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England, United Kingdom
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CSIRO - Division of Wildlife and Ecology
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1954
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The Mythological Site of Bornkuna

The Mythological Site of Bornkuna

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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Tommy Djagamara
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Glass plate negative - The Narlarla outcrop, Napier Range, 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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Napier Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Manly Wharf, Manly, NSW

Manly Wharf, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Untitled painting by Billy Petyarre

Untitled painting by Billy Petyarre

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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Billy Petyarre
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1990
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Mirboo North A. and P. Society Annual Show, 1970 for first prize for a table centre

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Mirboo North, Victoria, Australia
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Mirboo North Times
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1970
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Woven circular placemat

Woven circular placemat

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Tablemats
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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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John A. Munkara
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Kythe Wikmunea
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Blue dot painting

Blue dot painting

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Sydney Harbour. Mosman's Bay

Sydney Harbour. Mosman's Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Film negative - Mt Kikinguana, discovered and named by the Mackay expedition, western Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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The Old Mill, Morley's Creek, Gundagai

The Old Mill, Morley's Creek, Gundagai

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Courtroom sketch 'Prof. Cameron' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 11 October 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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Peace

Peace

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Prau

Prau

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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Nagingapa Naminyamanja
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1969
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Birthday party for Florence [Bobbie] Faithfull and Mary Bryden 1904

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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The War Memorial, North Terrace and the Hills, Adelaide, SA

The War Memorial, North Terrace and the Hills, 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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The Will Of The People Shall Prevail

The Will Of The People Shall Prevail

John Sheppard collection
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Placards
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Ravenshoe, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ted Gabriel
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1980
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A Dairy Herd in Australia

A Dairy Herd in Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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Old Days of the Stockmen, 2012 by Mervyn Street

Old Days of the Stockmen, 2012 by Mervyn Street

Mervyn Street collection
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