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The Argonauts Club

The Argonauts Club

Australian Broadcasting Corporation collection no. 1
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Membership certificates
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Hotel Canberra

Hotel Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting on masonite by Madi, 1964 -  depicts five sharks

Painting on masonite by Madi, 1964 - depicts five sharks

Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Madi
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1964
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Eddie Marbo, by C B Robinson.

Eddie Marbo, by C B Robinson.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Replicas
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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C B. Robinson
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1993
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'Ngunarrmanya', painted by Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra, 1974

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Fred Myers collection
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Paintings
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra
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1974
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Convict love token for Abraham Lawley

Convict love token for Abraham Lawley

Convict Love Token collection no. 1
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Convict love tokens
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England
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1828
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A woman standing in front of a partially completed brick house

A woman standing in front of a partially completed brick hou...

Parsons collection
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Photographs
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'An Historic Retrospect on the occasion of the 150th Anniversary Celebrations of the Founding of Australia' - colour publication printed for the 150th Anniversary Celebrations of Australia, 1938.

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Noble Numismatics collection
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Booklets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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S T Leigh & Co Pty Ltd
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1938
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 3

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 3

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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Convict love token from W. Palmer

Convict love token from W. Palmer

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Nurses posing in the middle of a women's ward

Nurses posing in the middle of a women's ward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Section of green metal security fence post, which became a projectile during the bombing of the Australian Embassy in Jakarta on 9 September 2004

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David Ritchie collection
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Fences
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Jakarta, Sumatra, Indonesia
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Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
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2004
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Black and white autographed photographic postcard of Australian swimmer Les Boardman

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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James C. Cruden
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1912
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Trailer of the 'Saw Doctor's Wagon' or 'Road Urchin' once operated by 'Saw Doctor', Harold Wright

Trailer of the 'Saw Doctor's Wagon' or 'Road Urchin' once op...

Peter and Wyn Herry collection
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Trailers
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Mr Harold J. Wright
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Woolloomooloo Bay, Sydney

Woolloomooloo Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolloomooloo Bay, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Painting depicts numerous panels containing fish

Painting depicts numerous panels containing fish

Professor Adolphus Elkin collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Barron Falls, near Cairns

Barron Falls, near Cairns

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Barron Falls, Cairns District, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Time Change' p.12, 13

'Time Change' p.12, 13

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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Card with text

Card with text

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Eye charts
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Deserted hut

Deserted hut

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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'Reginald's Last Wishes' signed by George Faithfull and H Montague Faithfull

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Letter from Benny Zable to the Organisers of ANZART, 1985

Letter from Benny Zable to the Organisers of ANZART, 1985

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Letters
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1985
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card "Rest in Peace Angel Babes..."

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Cards
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Saxony, England
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Chapter and Verse Cards
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2002
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British Railways ticket

British Railways ticket

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Railway tickets
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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Blades
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Bark painting depicting a Rainbow Serpent by John Mawurndjul, Marrkolidjban, 1981

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Marrkolidjban, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Mawurndjul
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1981
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H. Melton, Oxford Hotel

H. Melton, Oxford Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Family portrait taken about 1895

Family portrait taken about 1895

David Westcott collection no. 7
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Photographs
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1895
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On our selection

On our selection

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Ruins - Old Age Pensioner's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Ruins - Old Age Pensioner's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Pencil sketch depicting a church

Pencil sketch depicting a church

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Christmas card with poem written by Frances Ridley Havergal

Christmas card with poem written by Frances Ridley Havergal

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne

Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Art Series
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Parliament House, Perth, WA

Parliament House, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Call to Breakfast

The Call to Breakfast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Scout's Ambulance Man badge certificate

Scout's Ambulance Man badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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Set of twelve unused postage stamps

Set of twelve unused postage stamps

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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At the waterhole

At the waterhole

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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Dryblowing for gold, day dawn, Murchison, WA

Dryblowing for gold, day dawn, Murchison, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Murchison, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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National Arms and Militaria Exhibition and Sale

National Arms and Militaria Exhibition and Sale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postcard featuring a pen and ink drawing of a solitary figure in a torrential downpour

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Aboriginal 'bora', arrival of the novices

Aboriginal 'bora', arrival of the novices

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Certificate awarded at the Kyneton Agricultural Society Grand Centanary Show, 1960 for first prize for a nasturtium luncheon set of table linen

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Kyneton, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1960
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Make-do pine packing case cupboard

Make-do pine packing case cupboard

Lyn Cousins and Chris Tyrell collection
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Cupboards
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Towamba, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ernest Smith
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1897
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Certificate awarded at the Inverelle P & A Association, 1973 for second prize for a tatted butterfly doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1973
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A glimpse of the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

A glimpse of 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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Lookout, Jemmey's Point, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Lookout, Jemmey's Point, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Letter from 'Nephew & Cousin George' to 'Aunty, Uncle & Enid', written at sea on 28 November 1941

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Personal letters
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Five Dock, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William R. Glover
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1941
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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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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At the head of Middle Harbour

At the head of Middle Harbour

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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Four men standing in front of a shop

Four men standing in front of a shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Gladys Cameron
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Photograph of Winnie O'Sullivan standing with her hands clasped

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Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographs
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Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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Winnie O'Sullivan
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1917
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University of Glasgow Private Humanity Clasf [sic]

University of Glasgow Private Humanity Clasf [sic]

James Sprent collection
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Cards
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Standard Peck gun-metal grain measure

Standard Peck gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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London, England
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NSW Government
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1832
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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The Djunkgao (Djung'kawu) Sisters at Goulburn Island

The Djunkgao (Djung'kawu) Sisters at Goulburn Island

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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The historic lifeboat, Portland, Vic

The historic lifeboat, Portland, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Strike, 1909, Broken Hill

The Strike, 1909, Broken Hill

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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Bananas

Bananas

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Farmer
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Cartoons
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Mr John Farmer
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2006
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