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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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For freedom and liberty

For freedom and liberty

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bridge over Clarence River

Bridge over Clarence River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Clarence River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Miss Ethelda Bleibtrey
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Ship stranded on rocks with people nearby

Ship stranded on rocks with people nearby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Florence and Lilian Faithfull seated in a studio setting.

Florence and Lilian Faithfull seated in a studio setting.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Glass plate negative - Men fighting with clubs called 'kutturu', Luritja people, Finke River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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(Baby Grimshaw) Off to Philadelphia

(Baby Grimshaw) Off to Philadelphia

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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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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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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Michael Munkara
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Piccadilly from Carminow, Mt Lofty, SA

Piccadilly from Carminow, Mt Lofty, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Piccadilly, Adelaide Hills, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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HMAS Melbourne

HMAS Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Yellow ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Yellow ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Paul House collection no.2
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Ochre specimens
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Envelopes
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Chart of the Murray River from Wentworth to above Danger Island

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Trevor Reed collection
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Navigational charts
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Wentworth, New South Wales, Australia
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1885
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Message stick

Message stick

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tuprukamiri
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1965
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Mrs. 'Arris & Mrs. 'Iggs who entertain you from Station 2UW

Mrs. 'Arris & Mrs. 'Iggs who entertain you from Station 2UW

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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1934
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Glass plate negative - Natives prisoners, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905(?)

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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Pineapple Farm, Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island, N.Q.

Pineapple Farm, Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island, N.Q.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Magnetic Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The lily house, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

The lily house, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Botanic Gardens, Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Courtroom sketch 'The Chamberlain Torana.' 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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The Blue Mountains, Govett's Leap, NSW

The Blue Mountains, Govett's Leap, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Govetts Leap, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Falconer No 4916 chronometer

Falconer No 4916 chronometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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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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Marguerita Munkara
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Shipping Cattle, Darling Island, Sydney

Shipping Cattle, Darling Island, Sydney

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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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink sketch of a war ravaged townscape

Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink sketch of a war rav...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Chamberlain' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 13 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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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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Carving

Carving

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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Enid Purutataameri
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Painting by Gordon Syron - Left side of tryptic

Painting by Gordon Syron - Left side of tryptic

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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Yacca walking-stick

Yacca walking-stick

C Warren Bonython collection
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Walking-sticks
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South Australia, Australia
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Charles W. Bonython
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1947
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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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Parrying shield made by Willie Dawson, 2014

Parrying shield made by Willie Dawson, 2014

Willie Dawson collection
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Shields
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Whyalla, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Willie Dawson
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2014
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Upper Mary St., Gympie, Queensland

Upper Mary St., Gympie, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1900
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Queens Wharf, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

Queens Wharf, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Yarra River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Schooling a youngster

Schooling a youngster

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Greetings Sincere for Christmas

Greetings Sincere for Christmas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Christmas cards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting bullock team

Photographic glass plate positive depicting bullock team

Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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Black and white photograph depicting cricketer Amy Hudson batting during the Australian Championships in Brisbane in 1933

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Amy Hudson collection
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Photographs
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Amy Hudson
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1933
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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1949
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Fairy Bower, Manly, NSW

Fairy Bower, 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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Camelot with two women and a child

Camelot with two women and a child

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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The Strike, 1909. Police Escort

The Strike, 1909. Police Escort

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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The Custom House

The Custom House

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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1849
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Drawing of a badger

Drawing of a badger

Alfred Ronalds collection
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Drawings
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Painting depicting a crocodile, by David Milaybuma

Painting depicting a crocodile, by David Milaybuma

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Milaybuma
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Contract between James Thompson and W P Faithfull for brick work for the Big House

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Contracts
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Copy of the Ouyen Baitlayer, a vehicle-drawn two-wheeled trailer with a 1080 bait distribution cylinder

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Brian Coman collection
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Pest control equipment
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Victoria, Australia
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Jock MacRae
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1980
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Dead beat

Dead beat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Club

Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1911
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Convict love token from Samuel Sergent, 1830

Convict love token from Samuel Sergent, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Middle Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Manual work public school, Colo Vale, 1911

Manual work public school, Colo Vale, 1911

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Colo Vale, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Second of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - England

Second of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - Engl...

Joan Richmond collection
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Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire, West Midlands, England
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1932
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Lhotzkya genethylloides

Lhotzkya genethylloides

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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1876
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Painting depicts the creation of the constellation,

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wandjiwara
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1963
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Stanwell Park

Stanwell Park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Stanwell Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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