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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Greetings from Sydney

Greetings from Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic postcard depicting Miss Belle Cole as Dolly Dunbar in 'With the Colours'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Raamah Towler Bay, Pittwater via Bayview

Raamah Towler Bay, Pittwater via Bayview

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Pittwater, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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Clare Agricultural & Horticultural Society
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Commandant's carriage, showing hotel, Port Arthur

Commandant's carriage, showing hotel, Port Arthur

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Model of Pearling Lugger Essey A52

Model of Pearling Lugger Essey A52

Norman Savage collection
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Models
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Moa Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Norman Savage
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1999
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Aboriginal women and children with digging sticks, at work

Aboriginal women and children with digging sticks, at work

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bundle of 10 round metal identity tags imprinted with individual numbers

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Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Identity tags
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Holden tiepin

Holden tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1956
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Post Office, Orange NSW

Post Office, Orange NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Orange, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1906
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Brass fastening latch

Brass fastening latch

Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Great Northern Juvenile Athletic and Schools Exhibition Association
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1935
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Painting depicts five animal figures

Painting depicts five animal figures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Milaybuma
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1974
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William Pitt Faithfull seated in a chair in a studio setting

William Pitt Faithfull seated in a chair in a studio setting

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Horsedrawn vehicle crossing a small bridge, with quote from Henry Lawson

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Henry Lawson
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1909
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Certificate written in Polish and English permitting A Jedrzejowski to take photographs

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Certificates
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1943
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Blazer

Blazer

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Blazers
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Lantern slide - Chambers Pillar, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Chambers Pillar, Central Desert, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Queensland Aboriginals Tree Climbing

Queensland Aboriginals Tree Climbing

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Postcard of a ship called Norden

Postcard of a ship called Norden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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1908
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Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 11 Juni 1953

Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 11 Juni 1953

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Menus
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Warakurna to Warnan Health Walk by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna to Warnan Health Walk by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Second Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1889

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1889
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Chickens hatching

Chickens hatching

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Allonby at Sea

Allonby at Sea

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Broken Hill looking North, 1907

Broken Hill looking North, 1907

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Parliament House, Sydney

Parliament House, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parliament House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Sandstorm approaching from beyond Lake Killalpaninna, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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Sydney

Sydney

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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Parsley Bay, Sydney

Parsley Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parsley Bay, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Punyurrpungkunya', painted by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi, 1977

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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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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1977
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Snake story from Karrinyarra, painted by Mick Wallankarri Tjakamarra, 1978

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RG Kimber collection no. 1
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Wallankarri Tjakamarra
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1978
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Loch Tay

Loch Tay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Animal bone awl

Animal bone awl

Gladys Henry collection
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Awls
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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Mrs Gladys Henry
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1970
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Black and white photographic postcard of the Australian cricket team, 1912

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Nanette Ward collection
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London, England
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T Bolland
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1912
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Old Government house, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Old Government house, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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'Canning Stock Route' by Mervyn Street, 2008

'Canning Stock Route' by Mervyn Street, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Yiyili, Western Australia, Australia
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Mervyn Street
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2008
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Matson Liner Mariposa under way

Matson Liner Mariposa under way

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Vaucluse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1938
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1907
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Totemic Drawing of Fish and Eggs. (Although this title is listed in file, it does not seem to correspond with the painting)

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Hard black plastic jewellery box

Hard black plastic jewellery box

Jack Heenan collection
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Jewellery boxes
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GM Holden Ltd
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Handwritten recipes

Handwritten recipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1889
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Racehorse

Racehorse "Carbine" held by a strapper

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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London, England
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Sport & General Press Agency Ltd
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1913
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Elizabeth Street from Flinders Street Station, Melbourne

Elizabeth Street from Flinders Street Station, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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1914
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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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Bark painting 'Tortoises and fresh water crocodiles' by Birrikidji Gumana, 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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Birrikitji Gumana
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1963
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Untitled by Miriam Napanangka, 2007

Untitled by Miriam Napanangka, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kujuwarri, Western Australia, Australia
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Miriam Napanangka
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2007
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Portrait photograph of Martin Sharp

Portrait photograph of Martin Sharp

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Azaria Chamberlain's black dress, pilchers and booties set

Azaria Chamberlain's black dress, pilchers and booties set

Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 3
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Baby clothing
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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Goulburn Hospital Plain and Fancy Dress Ball 1894

Goulburn Hospital Plain and Fancy Dress Ball 1894

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Tickets
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1894
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Cartoon titled 'Hope'

Cartoon titled 'Hope'

Behind the Lines 2009 collection
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Cartoons
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Ms Fiona Katauskas
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Boomerang with red pigment

Boomerang with red pigment

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Pencil sketch of a rural English scene; a cottage in the background and to the right a figure walking along a lane

Pencil sketch of a rural English scene; a cottage in the bac...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Postcards

Postcards

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Engine room and condensors at the Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, 1926-1955

Engine room and condensors at the Yelarbon Freezing Works, Q...

Bert Wright collection
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