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Convict love token from John Bryan, 1835

Convict love token from John Bryan, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Stereo photograph depicting the Swearing in Pavilion, Commonwealth Celebrations, Sydney, 1901

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Camberwell Trash and Treasure Market collection
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Stereo photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1901
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Pencil sketch depicting two men with hounds, looking at a cottage

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Lyre bird

Lyre bird

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Westringia rosmariniformis

Westringia rosmariniformis

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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Glass plate negative - Hermannsburg mission station, 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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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie C. Kerinaiua
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May the flags that fly for freedom ever by victorious - union is strength

May the flags that fly for freedom ever by victorious - unio...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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The Exchange Buildings - Macquarie Place

The Exchange Buildings - Macquarie Place

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Edge-ground artefacts
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Kilcunda, Victoria, Australia
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God's Blessing on the Day

God's Blessing on the Day

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Snake Dreaming for Children by  Uta Uta Tjangala, 1972  polymer on board

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1972
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Where the waves roll whitening to the land.

Where the waves roll whitening to the land.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Document known as the 'Batman Land Deed', between John Batman and Aboriginal 'chiefs' of the Kulin nation, Port Phillip area, 1835

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 3
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Tasmania, Australia
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Joseph T. Gellibrand
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1835
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Dispensary hall, Newtown

Dispensary hall, Newtown

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Neck Decoration for the Order of the Companion of Honour to Sir Robert Menzies

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RG Menzies collection
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London, England
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1951
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Water Filter with lid and tap

Water Filter with lid and tap

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Water filters
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Advertising card featuring Arthur Pelky

Advertising card featuring Arthur Pelky

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Boondara - group of eight men standing outside corrugated iron sheds

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Page one of an account from Goldsborough Mort & Co. Ltd to A Lucian Faithfull, 15 January 1902

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Business accounts
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Men on horseback with whips

Men on horseback with whips

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles Hammond
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Weight and Centre of Gravity Schedule for G-AERD, 11 April 1980

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Painting depicts a variety of creatures, including 7  turtles, various fish & insects, & a number of plants (black stalks).

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bob Bilinjara
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1966
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The King's School Magazine 1902

The King's School Magazine 1902

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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School magazines
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1865
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The Strike, 1909, Block 10 escort

The Strike, 1909, Block 10 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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Broken Hill Proprietary Limited
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1909
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Football Incidents

Football Incidents

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1906
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River, and a red letter

River, and a red letter "M" inside a gold shield

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Inter-State Conference on Artesian Water Report on Proceedings, Sydney 1912

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Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Reports
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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William Applegate Gullick, Government Printer
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1913
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Farm Cove from Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Farm Cove from Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Normanby goldfield, near Bown, North Queensland

Normanby goldfield, near Bown, North Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowen, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Presbyterian Church, Queanbeyan

Presbyterian Church, Queanbeyan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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REGA brand pneumatic kerosene tank used with a burner to heat cattle branding irons, used on Idracowra Station, NT

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Leo Murphy collection
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Kerosene cooking stoves
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rega Pty Ltd
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1968
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Convict love token from James Hurtle [or Hartle], 1840

Convict love token from James Hurtle [or Hartle], 1840

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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A Day with the Cattle -

A Day with the Cattle - "The Sydney Mail" On the Land Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Archibald Fountain, Hyde Park

Archibald Fountain, Hyde Park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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You chaps make for cover - this may be a booby trap!

You chaps make for cover - this may be a booby trap!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spiritual World 4 - Old Mannalargenna, Chief of the NE Tasmania

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Artworks
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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No 2. How We Beat The Favourite

No 2. How We Beat The Favourite

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles Hammond
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A man and a woman on a park bench with a cow in the background.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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2091 HMS Victory

2091 HMS Victory

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Miss Australia crown worn by national titleholders in the Miss Australia Quest each year from 1965 to 1991

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Miss Australia Company collection
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Crowns (headwear)
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ernest Booth
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1964
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Open hearth Dept. Pouring off Slag after tapping

Open hearth Dept. Pouring off Slag after tapping

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Maurlyn toy train 'Silver Chief' clockwork train

Maurlyn toy train 'Silver Chief' clockwork train

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy train sets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Maurlyn Manufacturing Pty Ltd
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Boat Fishing at Great Lake Tasmania

Boat Fishing at Great Lake Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hunting

Hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Mary
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Diary of George Dovers, Antarctica 1911-1913

Diary of George Dovers, Antarctica 1911-1913

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Diaries
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Antarctica
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George H. Dovers
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1911
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Helicopter Ride with Brooksy to see My Father's Ngurra by Ken Shepherd

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Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Ken Shepherd
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2011
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Hand made pick

Hand made pick

Olive Pink collection
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Picks
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Not provided
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1977
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'Opossum tree story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1966

'Opossum tree story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1966

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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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Dunsyre

Dunsyre

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Small model canoe made from stringy bark

Small model canoe made from stringy bark

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Vernon Graham
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Mail Ticket certifying Charles Rasp and Thomas Lowe partnership in share of Broken Hill Mining Company bought from Samuel Hawkins, 1885

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Marisol Martinreyes collection
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Legal documents
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1885
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain being cross examined by Mr Ian Barker, QC for the crown.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 21 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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Dolls house and accessories handcrafted in Adelaide by Mrs Eva Howie for her daughter Clyde, 1930s

Dolls house and accessories handcrafted in Adelaide by Mrs E...

Hetherington Family collection
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Dolls houses
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Eden Hills, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Eva A. Howie
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1930
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The river and park, Swan Hill, Vic

The river and park, Swan Hill, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Olive Pink collection
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Headbands
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Miss Olive Pink
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'Milmilngkan', bark painting by John Mawurndjul, 2010

'Milmilngkan', bark painting by John Mawurndjul, 2010

John Mawurndjul collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Mawurndjul
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2010
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