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Yirrakipayi (crocodile)

Yirrakipayi (crocodile)

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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Janice Murray
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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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Photographic postcards
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Jubilee Point, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitation to Miss Clements to a reception to meet YWCA Friends From Other Countries

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Nance Pownall collection
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Invitations
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London, England
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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Children playing games

Children playing games

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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Dominic L. Timaepatua
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Convict love token from James Brecknell, 1846

Convict love token from James Brecknell, 1846

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Railway track with buildings in the background

Railway track with buildings in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australian swimmers Fanny Durack and Mina Wylie with British swimmer Jennie Fletcher

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Australia
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Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack
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1910
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Photograph of Minnie Valentine, Jim Valentine and Minnie's relations

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Colonel Caren

Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Colonel Caren

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Two older woman and their great-granddaughters, sitting on a veranda.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Cannibals and Others

Cannibals and Others

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1997
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Black's Camp, Queensland

Black's Camp, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dance ornament model aeroplane

Dance ornament model aeroplane

Eseli collection
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Headdresses
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Badu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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James Eseli
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1999
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Bark painting titled Ngarra Ceremony by Djawa

Bark painting titled Ngarra Ceremony by Djawa

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djawa
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Convict love token engraved with the initials E.M. and B.M.

Convict love token engraved with the initials E.M. and B.M.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Balmain and district hospital

Balmain and district hospital

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Dance

Dance

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Merlene Poantulura
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Pearl Bay, Middle Harbour, Sydney, N.S.W.

Pearl Bay, Middle Harbour, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Pearl Bay, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Scarlet Pimpernel

The Scarlet Pimpernel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Holster for a Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver

Holster for a Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Holsters
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Steamer 'Invincible' at Mildura

Steamer 'Invincible' at Mildura

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Saxony, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ship with white and black funnel under way

Ship with white and black funnel under way

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Piti or wooden container decorated with pokerwork that depicts the Kungkarangkaipa Tjukurpa or 'Seven Sisters' Dre

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 2
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Containers
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Margaret Dagg
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1997
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Kuru Ala

Kuru Ala

Songlines - Sallyanne Roberts collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Nyapari Homeland, South Australia, Australia
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Sallyanne Roberts
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2012
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Convict love token from George Paine, 1830

Convict love token from George Paine, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Courtroom sketch 'Witness Mr. Kuchel.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 23 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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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Paddles
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Home Sweet Home

Home Sweet Home

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Interior lunchroom, Monument

Interior lunchroom, Monument

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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The Netherlands
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Balmain, Sydney, N.S.W

Balmain, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard titled 'We're still alive and kicking!' by May Gibbs

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Manly Beach, looking north

Manly Beach, looking north

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Stone with incised Wandjina figures

Stone with incised Wandjina figures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rock carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1979
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Narrandera Show medal 1930

Narrandera Show medal 1930

Colledge Family collection
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Medals
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Narrandera, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1930
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Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney South view

Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney South view

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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Men standing in a room with baskets full of parcels and a pile of sack

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

Coogee Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Bay, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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"Beulah" Flats, Kirribilli, North Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kirribilli, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1908
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Fibre basket by Renette Biljabu, 2008

Fibre basket by Renette Biljabu, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Renette Biljabu
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2008
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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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New Brighton Hotel, Kiama, NSW

New Brighton Hotel, Kiama, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Film-script titled 'Penny Plain, Twopence Coloured'

Film-script titled 'Penny Plain, Twopence Coloured'

Everitt and George Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1967
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Belvedere House, Golf Links, Blackheath, NSW

Belvedere House, Golf Links, Blackheath, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Blackheath, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1928
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Tolaga Bay Flower Show 1916

Tolaga Bay Flower Show 1916

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tolaga Bay, North Island, New Zealand
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Glass plate negative - Expedition buggy on bed of Todd River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Quota Club Bathurst

Quota Club Bathurst

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Australian Natives - The Bicycle Race

Australian Natives - The Bicycle Race

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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The Strike, 1909, Broken Hill

The Strike, 1909, Broken Hill

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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Broken Hill Proprietary Limited
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1909
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Hazel & Florence Faithfull & their nurse (English) circa 1903

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Lantern slide - Man scraping boomerang with a sharp stone flake, Luritja people, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Fibre basket by Thelma Judson, 2008

Fibre basket by Thelma Judson, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Thelma Judson
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2008
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Bark painting 'Mirarrmina Sacred Well of Liagalawumirr' by Binyinyuwuy

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Greetings from Dubbo

Greetings from Dubbo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tapestry - FRANKLIN & LOWER GORDON, TASMANIAS LAST WILDERNESS LET THEM FLOW FREE

Tapestry - FRANKLIN & LOWER GORDON, TASMANIAS LAST WILDERNES...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Embroidered pictures
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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House, with a fence and gate partially visible in the foreground.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Benevolent Gentleman ...

Benevolent Gentleman ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Willanga Cottages by Gordon Syron

Willanga Cottages by Gordon Syron

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1982
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Bark painting 'Yirritja Narra flying fox dance' by George Milpurrurru, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Milpurrurru
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1966
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