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Autographed photograph of Australian swimmer Fanny Durack

Autographed photograph of Australian swimmer Fanny Durack

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sears' Studios, Melbourne
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1918
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'Tingarri Story', painted by Tim Payungka Tjapangarti, 1981

'Tingarri Story', painted by Tim Payungka Tjapangarti, 1981

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tim P. Tjapangati
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1981
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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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Belen

Belen

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Yakapiri (bark sandals)

Yakapiri (bark sandals)

Canning Stock Route collection
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Sandals
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Nyangkarni P. K-Lyons
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2008
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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'Sacred ceremonial ground Gununguwuy' by Narritjin Maymuru, Djarrtipi, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Blue Mud Bay, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1975
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Certificate for First Prize awarded to A M Gordon for cut and finish Ladys Costume

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David Westcott collection no. 6
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Prize certificates
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Albury and Border Pastoral, Agricultural and Horticultural Society
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1890
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CAMP LIFE / THE WOOD FATIGUE

CAMP LIFE / THE WOOD FATIGUE

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Double Abbot buggy used around Boorowa in the 1870s

Double Abbot buggy used around Boorowa in the 1870s

Horse Era Museum collection no. 2
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Horsedrawn vehicles
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Boorowa, New South Wales, Australia
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1840
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Public School, Campbelltown

Public School, Campbelltown

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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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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Ten men standing on land at Boondara

Ten men standing on land at Boondara

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Pimelea phylicoides

Pimelea phylicoides

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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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Carbine

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Carbine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1890
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West Australian Blacks Camp

West Australian Blacks Camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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All Saints' Church of England, Parramatta

All Saints' Church of England, Parramatta

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Church of England
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An Argus Advertisement

An Argus Advertisement

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Menu for a Luncheon on the 7th of July 1942 at Parliament House Canberra

Menu for a Luncheon on the 7th of July 1942 at Parliament Ho...

Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1942
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Gannon and Gibson Grocers

Gannon and Gibson Grocers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1917
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Reg Dunn's pushbike

Reg Dunn's pushbike

Irrigation (Deniliquin and Tatura) collection
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Bicycles
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Deniliquin, Riverina, New South Wales, Australia
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Murray Irrigation Limited
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1933
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Brockbank & Atkins Chronometer No 1437

Brockbank & Atkins Chronometer No 1437

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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Dinner menu from R.M.S. Otway that has been signed by the Australian cricket team of 1912

Dinner menu from R.M.S. Otway that has been signed by the Au...

Nanette Ward collection
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Menus
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1912
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Saddling Paddock, Randwick

Saddling Paddock, Randwick

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Randwick Racecourse, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten note of sections of the bible

Handwritten note of sections of the bible

Springfield - Faithfull Family 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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie B. Timaepatui
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Convict love token inscribed with the initials J.S., 1819

Convict love token inscribed with the initials J.S., 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Stereograph box with 200 stereo-photographs

Stereograph box with 200 stereo-photographs

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Photograph cases
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Painting depicts three human figures, one kangaroo and one string bag

Painting depicts three human figures, one kangaroo and one s...

Oujaimi and Safatli collection
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Bark paintings
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Gudjekbin, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1965
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tas

Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Suspension Bridge, Nowra, NSW, 1907

Suspension Bridge, Nowra, NSW, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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L'Iena

L'Iena

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Dhuwa Ngarra Ceremony

Dhuwa Ngarra Ceremony

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan Marika
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1964
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh bag

Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh bag

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bags
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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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Two photograph albums of sepia and black-and-white photographs

Two photograph albums of sepia and black-and-white photograp...

Parsons collection
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Photograph albums
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Keysdale

Keysdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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River

River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Round, brimless ladies dress hat with navy blue netting veil

Round, brimless ladies dress hat with navy blue netting veil

Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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'JuntuJuntu: Minyipuru and Kurrkurr' by Nancy Chapman, 2007

'JuntuJuntu: Minyipuru and Kurrkurr' by Nancy Chapman, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Nancy Chapman
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2007
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Port Denison, Sydney Harbour

Port Denison, Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fort Denison, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Pukamani Poles

Pukamani Poles

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret R. Pilakui
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Scenes - Australian Coast

Scenes - Australian Coast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Glazed brown ceramic demijohn with screw-threaded stopper [Mt Lyell M&R Co Ltd, Port Adelaide]

Glazed brown ceramic demijohn with screw-threaded stopper [M...

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Demijohns
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Mr William Derham
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1888
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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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Pearl Faithfull wearing a pale-coloured dress

Pearl Faithfull wearing a pale-coloured dress

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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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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Zelie Tipiloura
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'Mangarri' by Elizabeth Nyumi, 2007

'Mangarri' by Elizabeth Nyumi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Elizabeth Nyumi
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2007
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Wandjina with Rainbow Serpent and boomerangs

Wandjina with Rainbow Serpent and boomerangs

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Karadada
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QSL card for VK2CG, Australia

QSL card for VK2CG, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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A dog in a blue fez sitting at a table

A dog in a blue fez sitting at a table

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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George's River, Como, NSW

George's River, Como, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Como, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Supper for Two

Supper for Two

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Acrasia

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Acrasia

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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1904
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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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Unknown
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Finishing Mill Dept. (Including Magnet Cranes & Portion of Stock Yard)

Finishing Mill Dept. (Including Magnet Cranes & Portion of S...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pickled Walnuts

Pickled Walnuts

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Bamforth & Co
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Neutral Bay, Sydney / Sincere wishes for Christmas

Neutral Bay, Sydney / Sincere wishes for Christmas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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