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Return home to Springfield of the Brothers Faithful after Encounter with the Gilbert Bushrangers

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy, King of Big River

Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy, King of Big River

Illawarra Historical Society collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Big River, Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Jemmy
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The Men, Adungun, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Men, Adungun, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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1948
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'Kunawarratji' by Nora Wompi, 2007

'Kunawarratji' by Nora Wompi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Nora Wompi
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2007
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Envelope addressed to Dame Pattie Menzies, GBE

Envelope addressed to Dame Pattie Menzies, GBE

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Protestant Alliance Friendly Society certificate noting membership of 52 years for Herbert Hick

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Wal Hick collection
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Membership certificates
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New South Wales, Australia
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Protestant Alliance Friendly Society
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1982
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Opening the hearth (Pouring Hot Metal into a Furnace)

Opening the hearth (Pouring Hot Metal into a Furnace)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Album containing photographs of Bendigo Pottery events and operations

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Photograph albums
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Stereographic viewer

Stereographic viewer

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Stereoscopes
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Bark painting depicting a Nyapililngu digging stick by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1967

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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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 7

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 7

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Blue Mountains, NSW. Three Sisters, Katoomba

The Blue Mountains, NSW. Three Sisters, Katoomba

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Three Sisters, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Austr...
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Broken Hill Pickets 1909, Police Station

Broken Hill Pickets 1909, Police Station

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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NSW Police
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1909
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Glass plate negative - Old man in front of his hut, Yandruwandha people, Innamincka district, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Turban shell used by Professor Graeme Clarke

Turban shell used by Professor Graeme Clarke

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Shells
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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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Grand hotel, Healesville, Vic

Grand hotel, Healesville, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Healesville, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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High Beam Trade-mark Gas fire

High Beam Trade-mark Gas fire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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John Wright and Co. Ltd
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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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Message stick

Message stick

Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Madi
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1965
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Miss Louie Pounds

Miss Louie Pounds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Village Fountain, Port Sunlight

Village Fountain, Port Sunlight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Parliamentary Press Gallery

Parliamentary Press Gallery

Alan Reid collection
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Milford Sound, New Zealand

Milford Sound, New Zealand

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Milford Sound, South Island, New Zealand
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John M. Cantle
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Bark painting titled 'Mortuary Ceremony'.

Bark painting titled 'Mortuary Ceremony'.

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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1978
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Reproduction of a possum skin cloak collected in 1872 from Lake Condah

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Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Cloaks
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Debra Couzens
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2002
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The mid-day train, Warburton, Vic

The mid-day train, Warburton, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Warburton, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1917
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Sugar cane cutting knife

Sugar cane cutting knife

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Knives
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The Long walk's 'Where is the love?' t-shirt

The Long walk's 'Where is the love?' t-shirt

Michael Long collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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QSL card for 2CH Broadcasting Station

QSL card for 2CH Broadcasting Station

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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1936
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Film negative - Members of the Mackay Exploring Expedition, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 599

Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 599

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Cartoons
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Gas mask used as part of a protest costume

Gas mask used as part of a protest costume

Benny Zable collection no. 1
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Gasmasks
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1981
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View of France-Belgium gallery, Australian War Memorial, Canberra

View of France-Belgium gallery, Australian War Memorial, Can...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australian War Memorial, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Ter...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Little Bo Peep

Little Bo Peep

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Muriel G. Nicholls
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Wou Teh Shing, Stone Contractor, Hankow, 29 January 1927

Wou Teh Shing, Stone Contractor, Hankow, 29 January 1927

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Invoices
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Wuhan, China
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Wou Teh Shing, Stone Contractor
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1927
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Cooks River, Marrickville, N.S.W

Cooks River, Marrickville, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cooks River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Large industrial structure with train carriages on a track below it

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Post Office, Mansfield, Vic

Post Office, Mansfield, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mansfield, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard depicting 'Early Morning Trams', George Street, Sydney

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Lil-lil club

Lil-lil club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Clubs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Ear-biter Bruce

Ear-biter Bruce

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1997
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Cast kangaroo candlestick

Cast kangaroo candlestick

Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Sheffield, England
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John Figorski & Co
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1885
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Concept photograph of nine members of the Campfire Group of artists seated around the oval boardroom table of the Queensland Art Gallery

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Campfire Group All Stock Must Go collection
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Photographs
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Campfire Group
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Hand written letter from Ch. Campbell dated 14 January 1835

Hand written letter from Ch. Campbell dated 14 January 1835

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Letters
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1835
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Postcard featuring a coloured drawing of a British bulldog, with Union Jack and Australian flags on his collar

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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1918
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Shellwork Sydney Harbour Bridge, La Perouse, Sydney

Shellwork Sydney Harbour Bridge, La Perouse, Sydney

Esme Timbery collection
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Ornaments
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Esme Timbery
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2006
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Mr. Philip (W)irth and his Trained Horses

Mr. Philip (W)irth and his Trained Horses

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Philip P. Wirth
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Black top hat

Black top hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Janice Nixon
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2008
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Burgoyne's Australian wine bungalow

Burgoyne's Australian wine bungalow

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Bark painting 'Yirritja Narra flying fox dance' by George Milpurrurru, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Milpurrurru
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1966
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Snowy landscape diorama, used with the Rocket Clock

Snowy landscape diorama, used with the Rocket Clock

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection - Play School
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Dioramas
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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Peter, Chief of Warangesda Mission

Peter, Chief of Warangesda Mission

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Warangesda Mission Station, Darlington Point, New South Wales, Aust...
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Postcard featuring a coloured printed drawing of naval sailors firing a ships gun at sea.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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T&G Building & King William Street, Adelaide, SA

T&G Building & 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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Chasm Is.

Chasm Is.

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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Baijimma
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1969
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Postcard featuring a horse being led around a fenced enclosure

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan Marika
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1964
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