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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
An old Cannibal - Fiji

An old Cannibal - Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sheet of paper with a speech by the Captain of the M.V. 'Fair Sea' written in pencil on one side

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J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Maritime documents
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Untitled painting, by Wendy Feifar-Nannup, 1976

Untitled painting, by Wendy Feifar-Nannup, 1976

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Oil paintings
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Wendy Feifar-Nannup
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1976
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Film negative - People in front of shelter, possibly at Yalata station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Table model kerosene lamp

Table model kerosene lamp

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Kerosene lamps
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Glass plate negative - Natives prisoners, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905(?)

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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Christmas card

Christmas card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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A Happy Christmas from the Dolls and from the little Mothers too

A Happy Christmas from the Dolls and from the little Mothers...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Oil painting of an Aboriginal man and woman of the Goulburn area, 1854

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AR Browning collection
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Oil paintings
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas T. Balcombe
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1854
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Presented by The Australian Red Cross Council in recogntion of Twenty Years' Loyal Service

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Australian Red Cross Society
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Bread carter's book, a 1967 calendar printed on a card from David George Pty Ltd, three lottery tickets, a letter regarding a bread order, three invoices and two notes

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ET Fealy collection
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Jubilee Point and Back Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Jubilee Point and Back Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Jubilee Point, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Princess of Wales Fashion Handbook

The Princess of Wales Fashion Handbook

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Books
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London, England
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Tim Graham
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1984
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Australian Government Bentley 'S' Series 3 black saloon motor car used by Sir Robert Menzies

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Department of Administrative Services (Transport and Storage Divisi...
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Motor cars
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Crewe, Cheshire, England
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Rolls Royce
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1964
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Iguana and Shark

Iguana and Shark

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Minimini Numalkiyiya Mamarika
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1948
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Group of school boys from

Group of school boys from "K.I.H.S. 2A 7.9.22

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1922
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Emu egg carved with an image of a man's face and native Australian animals by Bill Reid, 1990

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Xmas Greetings & Good Luck

Xmas Greetings & Good Luck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Old Convict Settlement, Gosford

Old Convict Settlement, Gosford

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Gosford, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Turtle Hunt Series (2 of 3).

Turtle Hunt Series (2 of 3).

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Galuru, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nyapilingu Dhamarrandji
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1985
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Rockhampton Auxiliary, Church House, Westminster, SW

Rockhampton Auxiliary, Church House, Westminster, SW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boulia, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Horse and Cowboy 1998

Horse and Cowboy 1998

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tristan Young
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1998
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Moarialta Falls, Near Adelaide, S.A.

Moarialta Falls, Near Adelaide, S.A.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Morialta Falls, Morialta Conservation Park, Mount Lofty Ranges, Sou...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Blue envelope

Blue envelope

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Poem

Poem

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Evening Calm, Meander River, Deloraine, Tas.

Evening Calm, Meander River, Deloraine, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Meander River, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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'Best Worked Table Centre' awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for her Round Rose Tablecloth at the 1967 Gulargambone Annual Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Gulargambone, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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Postcard featuring a streetscape

Postcard featuring a streetscape

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brass 360 degree protractor

Brass 360 degree protractor

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drafting instruments
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Negretti & Zambra, London
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1940s horse-drawn milk cart

1940s horse-drawn milk cart

Lincoln Park Dairy collection
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Horse carts
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William J. Knight
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1947
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, October 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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Wooden portable writing desk with accessories used by Hanbury Clements, c1815

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Jean Clements collection
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Writing desks
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Jean Clements
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1810
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Castel Hill, Townsville, Qld

Castel Hill, Townsville, Qld

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1876

Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1876

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Folders
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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The Town Hall, Newcastle, NSW

The Town Hall, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A dog, cockatoo and cat, and a drawing along the bottom edge showing a man leading two horses.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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St Peters Church, East Maitland NSW

St Peters Church, East Maitland NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty

Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Farm Cove, from Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W. / A Merry Christmas

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Church Street, Parramatta, 1907

Church Street, Parramatta, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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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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Message stick

Message stick

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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Hair and fibre string belt from Melville or Bathurst Island

Hair and fibre string belt from Melville or Bathurst Island

Charles Hart collection
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Personal adornments
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Envelope

Envelope

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Lead kangaroo figure for Cadbury's Cocoa Promotion, England 1930s

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Terence Lane collection
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Promotional toys
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England, United Kingdom
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Cadbury Schweppes Pty Ltd
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1930
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Lane Cove River

Lane Cove River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Dr R Riches
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DTMCIW magnetometer S/N 18

DTMCIW magnetometer S/N 18

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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General view of the township, Kyogle, NSW

General view of the township, Kyogle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kyogle, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from R.S.

Convict love token from R.S.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Looking over Minnamurra River to Jamberoo Mts near Kiama, NSW

Looking over Minnamurra River to Jamberoo Mts near Kiama, NS...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Minnamurra River, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Emu egg carved with image of a man's face by Bill Reid, 1987

Emu egg carved with image of a man's face by Bill Reid, 1987

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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1987
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Personal letter from Eliza Batman to her daughter Elizabeth, describing the drowning in the Yarra River of her son John Charles Batman

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John Batman Documents collection
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Personal letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Batman
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1845
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ABC Bank Dubbo

ABC Bank Dubbo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token engraved with the names M. Walker and E. Jefferys, 1835

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Public Library, Melbourne, Vic.

The Public Library, Melbourne, Vic.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bark painting depicting 30 circles, in combinations of black, white, red or yellow

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Polly Miller, Poinomaju
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1965
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Certificate awarded at the Mackay and District Agricultural Pastoral and Industrial Association Annual Show, 1965 for first prize for a tapestry bag

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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Hatfields Printers
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1965
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String bag

String bag

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Bags
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Ranunculus Millani

Ranunculus Millani

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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The Manangii Miwal finds the Sugarbag Dreaming  (wild honey).

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djarrabuli
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