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Round the grass-tuft glided a pearly shell.

Round the grass-tuft glided a pearly shell.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Handmade chart on the uses of French personal pronouns

Handmade chart on the uses of French personal pronouns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Charts
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Pine trees with hills in the background

Pine trees with hills in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 5

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 5

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Albion No 5 14.8.11

Albion No 5 14.8.11

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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'Bush Tucker' by Ngilpirr Spider Snell, 2007

'Bush Tucker' by Ngilpirr Spider Snell, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Ngilpirr S. Snell
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2007
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Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Paddles
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Grenfell Street, Adelaide

Grenfell Street, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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View over a town with shops in the foreground

View over a town with shops in the foreground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Aboriginal breastplate for Dicky, King of Clyde Road

Aboriginal breastplate for Dicky, King of Clyde Road

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Batemans Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Railway carriages. Trans-Australian Railway

Railway carriages. Trans-Australian Railway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull Esq, Springfield, Goulburn

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bondi Beach

Bondi Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Final Journey

Final Journey

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Len Maynard collection
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Len Maynard
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1905"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1905
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Photographic postcard depicting Mr. Arthur Huhle and Miss Ilonka Blaschek, Tiny Town's Engaged Couple

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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'Minyma Kutjarra' by Pulpurru Davies, 2008

'Minyma Kutjarra' by Pulpurru Davies, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Patjarr, Western Australia, Australia
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Pulpurru Davies
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2008
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Exhibition Building, Melbourne Australia

Exhibition Building, Melbourne Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Swimming pool, Goulburn River, Shepparton, Vic

Swimming pool, Goulburn River, Shepparton, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Goulburn River, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Connell Tipilowra
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Ozone Hotel, Kingscote, K.I.

Ozone Hotel, Kingscote, K.I.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Elm Avenue, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Elm Avenue, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Entrance to Queen Elizabeth Park, SA

Entrance to Queen Elizabeth Park, 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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'California' & 'West Virginia' in Sydney Harbour 23/7/25

'California' & 'West Virginia' in Sydney Harbour 23/7/25

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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United States Navy
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1925
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Australia, Coogee near Sydney

Australia, Coogee near Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Third of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - England

Third of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - Engla...

Joan Richmond collection
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Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, England
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1932
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A church covered in vegetation.

A church covered in vegetation.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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J W. Beattie
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Xanthosia tridentata

Xanthosia tridentata

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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AW Bayley and W Ford, Bayley & Ford discovered gold at Gulgong and were granted Reward Claim Sep 17th 1892

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coolgardie, Western Australia, Australia
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Arthur W. Bayley
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1892
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Main entrance, Kenmore Asylum

Main entrance, Kenmore Asylum

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kenmore, Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bruce Ella
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Byrnes Bush, Botany

Byrnes Bush, Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australia - A Native Corroobree [Corroboree]

Australia - A Native Corroobree [Corroboree]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of Mary Turner and Ian Brown at Isla Villa, Dunoon

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Dunoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Playing Dead

Playing Dead

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dr Charles Perry
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1906
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Miller's Hotel, Brighton le Sands N.S.W.

Miller's Hotel, Brighton le Sands N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brighton-le-Sands, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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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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Tarraford River, Glen Innes NSW

Tarraford River, Glen Innes NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Glen Innes, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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'Tingarri Dreaming at Nariboruka [Naripuruka]' painted by George Tjapaltjarri, 1977

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Sally Banyard collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Tjapaltjarri
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1977
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Film negative - Indigenous man shepherding goats and sheep, near Oodnadatta, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Circular Quay, Sydney

Circular Quay, Sydney

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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Roman Catholic Church, Yea, Vic

Roman Catholic Church, Yea, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yea, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Town Hall Sydney

Town Hall Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1913
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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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White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer Celtic

White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer Celtic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Pitt Street, Sydney

Pitt Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Australian Pictorial Diary for 1967, containing details of daily personal and school events

Australian Pictorial Diary for 1967, containing details of d...

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alco Inc
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1966
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'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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The Jubilee Book of Cricket by Prince Ranjitsinhji.

The Jubilee Book of Cricket by Prince Ranjitsinhji.

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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England, United Kingdom
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Prince Kumar S. Ranjitsinhji
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1897
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mark Arblea
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Wooden harpoon

Wooden harpoon

Gladys Henry collection
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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Not provided
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1970
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nollamara, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alex Ronan
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Lodgestone Reed, via Townsvill, Q

Lodgestone Reed, via Townsvill, Q

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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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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1984
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'Nyakungtjuungku' by Lucy Loomoo, 2007

'Nyakungtjuungku' by Lucy Loomoo, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Balgo, Western Australia, Australia
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Lucy Loomoo
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2007
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The Blue Mts NSW Orphan Rock Katoomba

The Blue Mts NSW Orphan Rock Katoomba

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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