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Possum pelt with poker work designs burnt into the skin, and ochre added to the incised markings

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Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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United Hospital Auxiliaries of N.S.W.

United Hospital Auxiliaries of N.S.W.

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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I Didn't Know It Was Loaded! [Caricature of a kangaroo and koala]

I Didn't Know It Was Loaded! [Caricature of a kangaroo and k...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Untitled, sepia toned photograph with tree on the left, a sailing boat in the centre and a lighthouse.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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High Light, Queenscliff

High Light, Queenscliff

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Queenscliff, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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A tea set with ATSIC logos

A tea set with ATSIC logos

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Tea sets
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1941
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Panorama of Yass

Panorama of Yass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Black swan

Black swan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper portrait medallion of naturalist Johann Reinhold Forster

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Wedgwood & Bentley Portrait Medallions collection
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Portrait medallions
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England
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Wedgwood
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1775
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Toepfer Earth Inductor

Toepfer Earth Inductor

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Convict love token from William Taffs

Convict love token from William Taffs

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Georgie Peorgie

Georgie Peorgie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Muriel G. Nicholls
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Wooden carving with surface design from Curtin Springs, 1957

Wooden carving with surface design from Curtin Springs, 1957

Barrie and Jennifer Hadlow collection
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Wood carvings
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Letter to Light Plane Services from the C.A.A.

Letter to Light Plane Services from the C.A.A.

Neil Jensen collection
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The camping area, Dromana, Vic

The camping area, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard depicting George Beban of Paramount Pictures

Postcard depicting George Beban of Paramount Pictures

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dandenong, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1923
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Eurobin Falls, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Eurobin Falls, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Eurobin Falls, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bark painting titled Snakes and Lizards by Mithinarri Gurruwiwi, Yirrkala, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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1963
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Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull Springfield Gouburn

Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull Springfield Gouburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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John St, Camden

John St, Camden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Camden, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Chuck and Di have a Baby

Chuck and Di have a Baby

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Books
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Prince Charles P.
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Postcard depicting Bland Holt

Postcard depicting Bland Holt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Kalimna, Lorne, Vic

Kalimna, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wall hanging of a scene from Little Red Riding Hood, made by Ukrainian Displaced Person Olga Basylevich, in Germany in 1946

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Forest Hill Residential Kindergarten collection
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Wall hangings
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Neu-Ulm Displaced Persons Camp, American Zone, Germany
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Olga Basylevich
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1946
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Washing day in camp

Washing day in camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Bark painting of two figures relating to the Maraian ceremony by Billy Yirawala

Bark painting of two figures relating to the Maraian ceremon...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Yirawala
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Three men standing outside a tent

Three men standing outside a tent

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Q.V. Markets, Sydney, U.S.A. Fleet Visit

Q.V. Markets, Sydney, U.S.A. Fleet Visit

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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The Ocean Baths, Newcastle, NSW

The Ocean Baths, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Soldiers' Pay Book of James Taylor

Soldiers' Pay Book of James Taylor

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Account records
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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The Man, Mik-mik

The Man, Mik-mik

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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Unknown
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1948
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Commander 3 1/2 years, Sold to Stephen Osborne, 40 guineas

Commander 3 1/2 years, Sold to Stephen Osborne, 40 guineas

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Photographs
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Most Valuable Bull Dog in the World, Chineham Young Jack, Fed on Molassine Dog Cakes

Most Valuable Bull Dog in the World, Chineham Young Jack, Fe...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Belfast, Northern Ireland
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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GRANVILLE SHOW, blue felt show pennant with gold-coloured block text

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Colledge Family collection
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Prizes
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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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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1963
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Bridge with houses in the background

Bridge with houses in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Typical portraits of the aborigines

Typical portraits of the aborigines

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Postcard - Father, teacher says I've gotter bring a penny wi' me to school termorrer

Postcard - Father, teacher says I've gotter bring a penny wi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England, Great Britain
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Three-panel mural of postage stamps, which depicts the flag-raising ceremony at Sydney Cove in 1788, Bicentenary of Australia, 1788-1988

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Garnet Watkins collection
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Murals
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Bentley, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alban Watkins
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1981
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Black and white photograph - Edgar Percival and Douglas Corrigan at Luton 1937.

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Frederick Edmunds collection
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Photographs
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Luton, Bedfordshire, England
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Hobart

Hobart

Gaston Renard collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Pyramid of Elephants, taken at Sydney, with Messrs. George and Philip Wirth.

Pyramid of Elephants, taken at Sydney, with Messrs. George a...

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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Wirth's Circus
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Bark painting depicting camping scene with trees, low hills, a stream and animals

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Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Muta
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1975
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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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Margaret Peden. England 1937

Margaret Peden. England 1937

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Photographic postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Margaret Peden
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1937
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Port Jackson

Port Jackson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Plastic bag with Union of Australian Women Declares Peace on the World

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Union of Australian Women collection
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Plastic bags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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The Blue Mts, NSW, Katoomba Falls

The Blue Mts, NSW, Katoomba Falls

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Katoomba Falls, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1906
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Armitage's party

Armitage's party

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Panorama of Coogee Coast, NSW

Panorama of Coogee Coast, 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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Certificate awarded at the Upper Hunter P. & A. Association 78th Annual Show, Muswellbrook, 1968 for second prized for an appliqued doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Muswellbrook, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1968
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Cane cutter's water bottle

Cane cutter's water bottle

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Water bags
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Ostrich farm, possibly in Mundooran

Ostrich farm, possibly in Mundooran

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Henry Lawson
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Post Office and Mate's Corner, Albury

Post Office and Mate's Corner, Albury

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Four women walking down a bush road

Four women walking down a bush road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney - Science Wing

Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney - Science Wing

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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Sketchbook of Aboriginal people in hunting, fighting and ceremonial scenes by Tommy McRae, about 1860

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Derrick Nightingale collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Tommy McRae
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1875
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