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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Music stick

Music stick

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Clapsticks
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TheTimber Industry at the Huon, Tasmania

TheTimber Industry at the Huon, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Huon, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Group of dignitaries seated in a grand stand watching a cricket match

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Nanette Ward collection
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Montreal, Canada
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Sir Thomas Tait
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1913
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A Greeting From Melbourne - View From Botanical Gardens

A Greeting From Melbourne - View From Botanical Gardens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Prototype toy train cattle van

Prototype toy train cattle van

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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The Archibald memorial, Sydney

The Archibald memorial, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Aboriginal breastplate for Tumberilagong, Chief of the Nuneree Tribe

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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Travelling Around on Camels, Mission Times by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2012

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Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2012
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Secretariat & P.O., Canberra.  An Autumn view

Secretariat & P.O., Canberra. An Autumn view

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 depicts 25 fish arranged in nine lines

Painting depicts 25 fish arranged in nine lines

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maralwanga
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The Exhibition Building, Mebourne, Vic.

The Exhibition Building, Mebourne, Vic.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Man standing beside a fence with a river in the background

Man standing beside a fence with a river 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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Framed compilation of photographic portraits of the Australian XI Cricket Team, 1878

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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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QSL card for VK2ES

QSL card for VK2ES

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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British Military Issue Pattern 1842 Musket, or New Line, Socket Bayonet, used by Lieutenant Thomas Quinn, 73rd Regiment (ret), in Van Diemens Land

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Neil Martin collection
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Socket bayonets
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England
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George Salter & Co
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1844
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Botany Bay and Sea Point

Botany Bay and Sea Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Tish McCulloch
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1907
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Marian Bryden with long blonde hair wearing a white dress. Feb 1896

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token from James Thurtell, 1829

Convict love token from James Thurtell, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Pukumani Poles

Pukumani Poles

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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Anacleta Timaepakua
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Shoalhaven River at Nowra, NSW

Shoalhaven River at Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Watson's Bay - Sydney

Watson's Bay - Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Portrait photograph of Ita Buttrose

Portrait photograph of Ita Buttrose

Jon Lewis collection
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Jon Lewis
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'Ngurti' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Ngurti' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Containers
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Jilji Bore, Western Australia, Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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Wet specimen - Thylacine - paw

Wet specimen - Thylacine - paw

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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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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Far West Children's Health Scheme

Far West Children's Health Scheme

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Certificate awarded at the Margaret River And Districts Agricultural Society 31st Annual Show, 1965 for first prize for an appliqued doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Busselton, Western Australia, Australia
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Margaret River & Districts Agricultural Society
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1965
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Glass plate negative - Distributing sweets to school children at Alice Springs, 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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Kerang Agricultural & Pastoral Society 1885 'Chaff Cutter'

Kerang Agricultural & Pastoral Society 1885 'Chaff Cutter'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1885
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The Blue Lake, looking east, Mt Gambier, SA

The Blue Lake, looking east, 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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Forget me not, a contemporary artwork in the form of a breastplate, made by Pierre Cavalan

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Pierre Cavalan collection
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Artworks
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Pierre Cavalan
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1998
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Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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The sundowner

The sundowner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Wolseley portable shearing plant

Wolseley portable shearing plant

Delma Keogh collection
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Shearing equipment
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England
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Wolseley Sheep Shearing Machine Company
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1925
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Partial dance program titled 'Government House, 23rd May 1867'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1867
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A timber house with a white picket fence

A timber house with a white picket fence

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Federation style, two storey house with verandas and garden

Federation style, two storey house with verandas and garden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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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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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Compliments of the Season [Boat in a harbour]

Compliments of the Season [Boat in a harbour]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cathedral Rocks

Cathedral Rocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Anti-Warism at a University: suggestions for Change

Anti-Warism at a University: suggestions for Change

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Mr Gregg Landy
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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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1905
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The mid-day train, Warburton, Vic

The mid-day train, Warburton, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Warburton, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1917
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Cream can

Cream can

David Crane and Alice Sutton collection no. 1
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Milk cans
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Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia
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Ladies' Baths and View of Wollongong

Ladies' Baths and View of Wollongong

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts six fish surrounded by lines of palm trees and rocks

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack Maranguida
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1969
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Photograph of Lilian Faithfull, Ann Deane, William Pitt Faithfull, Ethel Faithfull (nee Joplin) and Florence Faithfull

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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William P. Faithfull
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Tintype portrait of a man 1880s

Tintype portrait of a man 1880s

Bothwell Museum collection
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Tintypes
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Bothwell Museum
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1880
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Painted model of bark coffin, Yirrkala

Painted model of bark coffin, Yirrkala

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Artworks
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1952
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Message stick

Message stick

Douglas Seaton collection
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Carvings
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom)

Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children, Jessie, Phylli...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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View from the Domain, Sydney, NSW

View from the Domain, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Domain, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Walkies! in Victoria

Walkies! in Victoria

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Books
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Pocket-size diary of 1954 belonging to Edna Thompson, containing details of her daily activities while living in Japan

Pocket-size diary of 1954 belonging to Edna Thompson, contai...

Thompson Family collection
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Diaries
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Japan
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Edna M. Thompson
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1954
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Waratahs. For Auld Lang Syne

Waratahs. For Auld Lang Syne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scare Campaign

Scare Campaign

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Patrick Cook
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1998
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Stud ewes bred by Lucian Faithfull.

Stud ewes bred by Lucian Faithfull.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The road to the lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

The road to the lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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