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Sketch of Joseph Sharpe's store where Alexander Mussen was shot

Sketch of Joseph Sharpe's store where Alexander Mussen was s...

Alexander Mussen collection
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Sketches
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Joseph Sharpe
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Wooden paddle

Wooden paddle

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Paddles
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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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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THE POCKET NOVELTY CARD

THE POCKET NOVELTY CARD

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Model coffin log

Model coffin log

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Ceremonial objects
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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American Australian Expedition to Arnhem Land
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Round white doily consisting of crocheted joined medalllions

Round white doily consisting of crocheted joined medalllions

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Three dogs looking at a cage

Three dogs looking at a cage

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Painting depicts a group of hunters, one spearing porcupine; one holding kangaroo leg; third holding dead bird

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Magani
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1966
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Sketch portrait of a male, identified as Sir Arthur Fadden (Treasurer, leader National Party, briefly Prime Minister), by Sir Ivor Hele

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Marcia Rankin collection
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Sketches
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Sir Ivor H. Hele CBE
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Camp meeting ground

Camp meeting ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pre-federation Australian flag from the Klondike goldfields

Pre-federation Australian flag from the Klondike goldfields

Charlie Lloyd collection
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Flags
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National Park. N.S.W

National Park. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Carving of a lizard

Carving of a lizard

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Wood carvings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Wara
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1982
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Convict love token to Sarah Wassell, 1841

Convict love token to Sarah Wassell, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Snowy Mountains Authority, Cabramurra

Snowy Mountains Authority, Cabramurra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cabramurra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1950
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Rawson Falls, Bundanoon

Rawson Falls, Bundanoon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The squatter's hornpipe

The squatter's hornpipe

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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1904
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King parrot

King parrot

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John M. Cantle
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Handwritten letter to Mrs Maple-Brown

Handwritten letter to Mrs Maple-Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notes
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Convict love token from J. Day

Convict love token from J. Day

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Fruit picking apron

Fruit picking apron

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Work aprons
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Single sheet seating plan for a luncheon at Parliament House, Canberra to Senor M.E. Hubner, Chilean Charge D'Affaires, Wednesday 18th July, 1945

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Betty Hall collection
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Floor plans
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1945
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'The Percival `Gull'...Supreme in Comfort and Performance'

'The Percival `Gull'...Supreme in Comfort and Performance'

Neil Jensen collection
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Pamphlets
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Early farm buildings including the mill at Springfield

Early farm buildings including the mill at Springfield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Ristorante 'Alfredo'

Ristorante 'Alfredo'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hair belt

Hair belt

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Waistbands
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Warburton, Western Australia, Australia
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Tjapakuti
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Convict love token engraved with the names E. Frost, M. Throne, S. Noon

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Dr Barnardo's Handbell Ringers and Mr H. Aaron (instructor) now with Rev. W J. MAYERS in Australia

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Barnardos
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WNBBAV A Grade Runners- Up, Autumn 1960 won by Aberfeldie

WNBBAV A Grade Runners- Up, Autumn 1960 won by Aberfeldie

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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Pages 21 to 24 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, New South Wales, Austr...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Kreemy

Kreemy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Miapunu ga guya (Turtle & Fish  Painting) 1 of 3.

Miapunu ga guya (Turtle & Fish Painting) 1 of 3.

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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Invitation to Miss Clements to a reception to meet YWCA Friends From Other Countries

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Nance Pownall collection
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Invitations
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London, England
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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Presented by The Australian Red Cross Council in recogntion of Twenty Years' Loyal Service

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Australian Red Cross Society
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Post and Telegraph Office, Temora

Post and Telegraph Office, Temora

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Temora, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Convict love token from I.B., 1843

Convict love token from I.B., 1843

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bone point

Bone point

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bone points
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1962
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Australia, the world's tuckerbox

Australia, the world's tuckerbox

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'Djang'Kawu Sisters at Gariyak' by Valerie Munininy 2

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Valerie Munininy 2
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Technical College, Goulburn, 1914

Technical College, Goulburn, 1914

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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For freedom and liberty

For freedom and liberty

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Primula Vulgaris

Primula Vulgaris

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sympathy card from Victoria Police

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Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Cards
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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Victoria Police
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2002
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A Bird in the Hand is Worth Two in the Bush

A Bird in the Hand is Worth Two in the Bush

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a colored print of a military officer in full green uniform, full length riding boots, cap and sword

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ship's wheel from the fishing vessel Hong Hai

Ship's wheel from the fishing vessel Hong Hai

Tran Thi Nga collection
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Watercraft components
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Handwritten recipe

Handwritten recipe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Skin Hunters

Skin Hunters

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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Glass plate negative - Clara and Monica, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Boondara

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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Vote No to the Politican's Republic

Vote No to the Politican's Republic

Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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Placards
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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Adze

Adze

E Milne collection
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Adzes
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mulbrung Jack
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1931
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A scene at the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

A scene at the Blue Lake, 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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Robert Lionel Faithful

Robert Lionel Faithful

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Men swimming at a beach

Men swimming at a beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rounding up a straggler

Rounding up a straggler

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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Brazil

Brazil

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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