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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Bark Painting depicting the body painting for Kulama initiation by Deaf Tommy in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

Bark Painting depicting the body painting for Kulama initiat...

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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Deaf Tommy, Pukualamiri
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1965
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Wooden container 'Snake Dreaming at Tjuntina', painted by Tommy Lowry Tjapaltjarri, 1977

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tommy L. Tjapaltjarri
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1977
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Igor Zorich collection
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Tommy Atkins - The defender of our hearths and homes

Tommy Atkins - The defender of our hearths and homes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boy sitting on a riverbank, throwing water at a girl standing on a rock

Boy sitting on a riverbank, throwing water at a girl standin...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Harbour Beach and Pool, Manly, NSW

Harbour Beach and Pool, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Annacheta Timaupatua
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Strong toy train road bridge in a box

Strong toy train road bridge in a box

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy structures
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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P & O Branch Service England-Africa-Australia, T.S.S. Benalla 11,300 tons

P & O Branch Service England-Africa-Australia, T.S.S. Benall...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Handwritten note for a reorder of

Handwritten note for a reorder of "demiamber shell frames", ...

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Notes
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1955
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Auburn Rd., Auburn

Auburn Rd., Auburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts an abstract pattern with patterned squares

Painting depicts an abstract pattern with patterned squares

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 04/06/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Manakudok-adjiripa, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacky Maranberra
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1974
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Enfield, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Enfield Progressive Association
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Canvas shoulder bag associated with Milo Dunphy

Canvas shoulder bag associated with Milo Dunphy

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Carry bags
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The Brisbane Tug Coy's Excursion Steamer

The Brisbane Tug Coy's Excursion Steamer "Koopa"

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two-piece full-length dress consisting of a bodice and a skirt in burgundy duchess satin with inserts of cut velvet in a geometric and floral pattern

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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1875
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Dicksonia Antarctica

Dicksonia Antarctica

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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1873
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Railway Tower, Sydney

Railway Tower, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Relief' Hospital ship American Navy, entering Sydney Heads 23/7/25.

Relief' Hospital ship American Navy, entering Sydney Heads 2...

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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Bullock team, Tuggerah Lakes, NSW

Bullock team, Tuggerah Lakes, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 902

Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 902

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Cartoons
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Souvenir printed cream sillk habotai scarf [William Beach - World Champion [rower?]

Souvenir printed cream sillk habotai scarf [William Beach - ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Scarves
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1885
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Alcantara 22,181 Tons

Alcantara 22,181 Tons

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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Pearling in the Nor. West

Pearling in the Nor. West

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain giving evidence 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 'Mimi and Namorodo Spirits' by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru, Gunbalanya

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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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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Photographic postcards
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bridge over the Murray, Albury

Bridge over the Murray, Albury

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Mouth of Erskine River, Vic

Mouth of Erskine River, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Erskine River, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Untitled painting by Anatjari Tjakamarra, 1972, polymer on board

Untitled painting by Anatjari Tjakamarra, 1972, polymer on b...

Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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1972
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Ledger of wages for household servants

Ledger of wages for household servants

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ledgers
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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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Man dressed in either fancy dress, national costume or theatrical clothing

Man dressed in either fancy dress, national costume or theat...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fighting the Flames.  A Great Fire in the City

Fighting the Flames. A Great Fire in the City

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Snake Jinngbirna.

Snake Jinngbirna.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nanungunda
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1969
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Milky Way.

Milky Way.

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maymirrirr Maymuru
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1985
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A Footprint of Memory [Sydney]

A Footprint of Memory [Sydney]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Morning Star

Morning Star

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Niljermarija
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1969
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Hotel Lorne, Lorne Vic

Hotel Lorne, Lorne Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard with photograph captioned Sydney Harbour Bridge

Postcard with photograph captioned Sydney Harbour Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Sun 2 computer system used by Geoscience Australia that is referred to as

A Sun 2 computer system used by Geoscience Australia that is...

Geoscience Australia collection no. 1
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Computer hardware
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Geoscience Australia
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Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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Pukamani Poles

Pukamani Poles

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jane F. Poantumilui
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Convict love token from J. Jordan

Convict love token from J. Jordan

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Macquarie Street, Dubbo, N.S.W., 1906

Macquarie Street, Dubbo, N.S.W., 1906

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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1906
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Tirranna race club members card

Tirranna race club members card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Membership cards
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Augustus L. Faithfull
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1928
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The lookout tower, Arthur's Seat, Vic

The lookout tower, Arthur's Seat, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Arthurs Seat, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Message stick

Message stick

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Message sticks
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Murchison, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Horses and Cowboy 1997

Horses and Cowboy 1997

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Wallace
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1997
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Convict love token from Nathaniel Thorne, 1831

Convict love token from Nathaniel Thorne, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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I'm sorry

I'm sorry

Rosie Egyedi collection
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T-shirts
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China
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Rosie Egyedi
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1998
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1981
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Convict love token for Martha Tarlton

Convict love token for Martha Tarlton

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from John Bournes, 1831

Convict love token from John Bournes, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Where heaven and earth are one, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

Where heaven and earth are one, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard sent by boxer Les Darcy to Thomas Moloney, 1917

Postcard sent by boxer Les Darcy to Thomas Moloney, 1917

Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographic postcards
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United States of America
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James L. Darcy
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1917
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Convict love token from J.M., 1838

Convict love token from J.M., 1838

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Leitz Wetzlar dissecting light monocular microscope

Leitz Wetzlar dissecting light monocular microscope

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Wetzlar, Germany
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Leitz Wetzlar
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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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