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Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain giving evidence by Veronica O'Leary, 14 September 1982

Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain giving evidence by V...

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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Postcard featuring the crossed flags of Britain and Australia, under the rising sun badge of the

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Painting depicts hollow logs, flying foxes and human figures

Painting depicts hollow logs, flying foxes and human figures

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinuwuy
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1966
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Oxide St after the rain January 14 1910

Oxide St after the rain January 14 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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1910
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Pair of white cotton knickers

Pair of white cotton knickers

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Knickers
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Sample - Plant

Sample - Plant

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Botanical specimens
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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Captain Charles Sturt
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1874
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Cutting

Cutting

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'The Chamberlains and the defence lawyers.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 29 September 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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Frank Proust with tachometer plate

Frank Proust with tachometer plate

Frank Proust collection
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Photographs
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Alan Kemp
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Painting of The Southern Cross by John Allcot

Painting of The Southern Cross by John Allcot

William Beausang collection
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Gouache paintings
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John Allcot
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1940
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Kookaburra

Kookaburra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Warren Portaminni
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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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Glass plate negative - Clara and Monica, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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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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Babel Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Willie Crieghton
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Waterfall

Waterfall

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Photographs - 34 black and white prints and 14 digital reproductions

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Peter Wherrett archive collection
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Bark painting 'Animal pieces, two dogs, two grubs' by Bardayal Nadjamerrek, Gunbalanya, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1974
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Edna May

Edna May

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Rotary Photographic Company Ltd
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Hatchet with a leather cover associated with Milo Dunphy

Hatchet with a leather cover associated with Milo Dunphy

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Hatchets
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Aboriginal breastplate for John Neville, King of Mahaderree

Aboriginal breastplate for John Neville, King of Mahaderree

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Maharatta, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Jamestown, South Australia, Australia
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The Belalie Agricultural Society
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1946
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Dance wand

Dance wand

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Exercise book containing religious sermons

Exercise book containing religious sermons

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exercise books
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Banaitscha/Banatja - # 2 of 5

Banaitscha/Banatja - # 2 of 5

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mungurrawuy Yunupingu
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1956
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King Scout badge

King Scout badge

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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Extract of Stone

Extract of Stone

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Black and white lantern slide - Victorian Mounted Police Party

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Christies Auction collection
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Lantern slides
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Daniel (Dan) Kelly
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Postcard featuring a photograph of two soldiers, one with a slouch hat, in full serge uniform

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Coogee Bay, Sydney

Coogee Bay, Sydney

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope addressed to Miss Lilian Faithfull

Envelope addressed to Miss Lilian Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Ghost net Ab

Ghost net Ab

Erub Erwer Meta collection no.1
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Sculptures
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Nancy Naawi
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2014
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Postcard featuring a coloured drawing of a soldier sitting on a bench with a woman in a blue dress holding a blue parasol

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Beddgelert and Snowdon

Beddgelert and Snowdon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Women in swimsuits standing at the water's edge

Women in swimsuits standing at the water's edge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Italy
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Messenger boy with bicycle, 1917

Messenger boy with bicycle, 1917

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Postcards
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Oh Promise me

Oh Promise me

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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1907
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Near Sydney

Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Near Sydney

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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1905
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Postcard featuring six men, some with shovels, standing around a horse and cart loaded with dirt or rubble.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Balmain and Drummoyne, Sydney NSW A merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Scots School, Bathurst, Swimming Pool Fund

Scots School, Bathurst, Swimming Pool Fund

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Large light box showing the respective locations of the Snowy Mountains Scheme

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Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Light boxes
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Cyclist and friend at 'Clydeville', Broken Hill, NSW, 1907

Cyclist and friend at 'Clydeville', Broken Hill, NSW, 1907

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Crystal Palace, Sydney

Crystal Palace, Sydney

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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White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer Celtic

White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer Celtic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Dorothy Burns

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Dorothy Burns

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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Miss Dorothy Burns
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Glass plate negative - Houses, 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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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing

Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing "THAT FIRST...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Handwritten letter from Joan Richmond - London

Handwritten letter from Joan Richmond - London

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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London, England
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1932
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Pages 21 to 24 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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David Jones

David Jones

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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David Jones Ltd
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1920
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Bread carter's book with 'Les Perry 1962'  written on the cover, a receipt, three invoices and two notes

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ET Fealy collection
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Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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Chungking, China
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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Black and white photograph of women's swimming team, possibly Ella Smith, c.1920s

Black and white photograph of women's swimming team, possibl...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

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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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Haven't we met before?

Haven't we met before?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting depicting a spirit being Durlklorrkilorrken alternatively known as Balangdjangarlayn by Bardayal Nadjamerrek

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kurrhkurr, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1970
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Ghost Stories by Elaine Russell, 2002.

Ghost Stories by Elaine Russell, 2002.

Elaine Russell collection
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Acrylic paintings
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National Museum of Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Elaine Russell
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2002
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