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Notes on Colourless Wax

Notes on Colourless Wax

Alfred Ronalds collection
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England
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Alfred Ronalds
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1836
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Bark painting depicting Ganalbingu clan funerary rites by George Milpurrurru

Bark painting depicting Ganalbingu clan funerary rites by Ge...

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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George Milpurrurru
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R.M.S. Mooltan

R.M.S. Mooltan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Golden yellow poplin dress with Australian wildflower applique

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Tania Verstak collection
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Dresses
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Plane lost for 27 years

Plane lost for 27 years

Frank Proust collection
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Newspaper clippings
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1931
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Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Gordon Winter collection
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Fishing reels
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Halcyon Products
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1940
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Handwritten note regarding the fitting of new frames

Handwritten note regarding the fitting of new frames

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Notes
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1958
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Steam boat on the water with cranes in the foreground

Steam boat on the water with cranes in the foreground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Harringtons Ltd
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Baby's bonnet

Baby's bonnet

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Baby bonnets
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Orient Liner R.M.S. Orama 20,000 tons

Orient Liner R.M.S. Orama 20,000 tons

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Framed compilation of photographic portraits of the Australian XI Cricket Team, 1878

Framed compilation of photographic portraits of the Australi...

Dave Gregory collection
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Portrait photographs
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Thomas F. Chuck
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1878
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St Patricks College Manly, NSW

St Patricks College 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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Australian Town Series - Blayney

Australian Town Series - Blayney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Blayney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Herald
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Greetings from Yass

Greetings from Yass

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial 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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Bark painting 'Three Mimi men, spirits of rocks, and turtle' by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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1963
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A computer monitor for the Geoscience Australia Computer known as Annie.

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Geoscience Australia collection no. 1
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Computer hardware
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Geoscience Australia
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Glass plate negative - Crown Point, very near the Finke River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Crown Point, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Town Hall, Maitland, NSW

Town Hall, Maitland, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boondara showing horses pulling wagons loaded with wool bales

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Advertisement from Town and Country Journal, 11 May 1910

Advertisement from Town and Country Journal, 11 May 1910

Margot Child collection
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Advertisements
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Mrs Margot Child
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1910
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Invitation to view the ceremonies connected with the Establishment of the Seat of Government in Canberra, 1927

Invitation to view the ceremonies connected with the Establi...

Helen Stockbridge collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1927
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Beach and Dressing Sheds, Balmoral NSW

Beach and Dressing Sheds, Balmoral NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Boondara showing horse teams hitched to wagons loaded with wool bales.

Boondara showing horse teams hitched to wagons loaded with w...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Lantern slide - View from the sea of Point Charles lighthouse, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Two men in hats. Trans-Australian Railway

Two men in hats. Trans-Australian Railway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Message sticks

Message sticks

Reverend FR Nitzschke collection
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1914
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Receipt from Tirranna race club 1874

Receipt from Tirranna race club 1874

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Receipts
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1974
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Wet specimen - Pig - whole specimen preserved

Wet specimen - Pig - whole specimen preserved

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Split Point from coast, Lorne

Split Point from coast, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Split Point, Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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The Flying Ant Dreaming

The Flying Ant Dreaming

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Toby Brown Djambidjimba
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1976
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View from the pier, Henley, SA

View from the pier, Henley, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Henley Beach, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Painting depicts two pointed oval-shapes

Painting depicts two pointed oval-shapes

Anonymous (17/8/1968) collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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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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Marita Kantilla
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Autographed photograph of Australian swimmer Fanny Durack

Autographed photograph of Australian swimmer Fanny Durack

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sears' Studios, Melbourne
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1918
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Third Prize awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for 'Best Handworked Table Centre or Tray Cloth' at the 1971 Broken Hill Show

Third Prize awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for 'Best Handworked ...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1971
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Mustard-coloured leather wedge-shaped case for spectacles

Mustard-coloured leather wedge-shaped case for spectacles

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Spectacles cases
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Rosellas

Rosellas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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Savez Jugoslavenskih Iseljenika Australije

Savez Jugoslavenskih Iseljenika Australije

Marin Alagich collection no. 1
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Cards
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Glass plate negative - Week old baby sleeping in a wooden container, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

Glass plate negative - Week old baby sleeping in a wooden co...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Slumberland - Cowan Creek

Slumberland - Cowan Creek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Kodak
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Origin of Murray Darling II

Origin of Murray Darling II

Vincent Serico collection
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Paintings
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Vincent Serico
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1992
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Postcard depicting Miss Vera Pearce

Postcard depicting Miss Vera Pearce

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Bark painting depicting two Nyapililngu ancestral women by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1966

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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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GRANVILLE SHOW 1952, 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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1952
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Glass plate negative - Lionel Gee with unnamed man, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Hills Hoist rotary clothesline display model

Hills Hoist rotary clothesline display model

Jim Jackson collection
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Small scale models
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South Australia, Australia
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Hills Industries Ltd
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1950
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Nursing sister holding child

Nursing sister holding child

Ken Welton collection
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Photographic slides
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1956
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A crowd around a bookmaker

A crowd around a bookmaker

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kookaburras

Kookaburras

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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Gordon Railway station

Gordon Railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Gordon, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1923 5CV 'Type C' torpedo' Citroen motor car that Nevill Westwood drove on the first around Australia circuit by a car in 1925

1923 5CV 'Type C' torpedo' Citroen motor car that Nevill Wes...

Ron Westwood collection
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Motor cars
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France
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Citroen
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1923
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Dieppe

Dieppe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Horse in a stable with dog

Horse in a stable with dog

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Harding & Billings
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The fig avenue, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

The fig avenue, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botanic Gardens, Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, 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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Valma Tipiloura
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'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin and Jane Gimme, 2007

'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin and Jane Gimme, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Eubena Nampitjin
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2007
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Photographic portrait of a man holding baby

Photographic portrait of a man holding baby

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Portrait photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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