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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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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Rosanne Karyuka
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Yirrumarru, Ngarringa and Kilipurini. Sea eagle chasing blanket lizard.

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Uniforms worn in Eastern campaigns, 1914-1918

Uniforms worn in Eastern campaigns, 1914-1918

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australian War Memorial, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Ter...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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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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Yibiyung
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Balaklava, Australia Day 1918

Balaklava, Australia Day 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Four women, with a stone wall

Four women, with a stone wall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Snowy Mountains Authority, Cabramurra

Snowy Mountains Authority, Cabramurra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cabramurra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1950
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Young man in a suit standing beside an outdoor seat

Young man in a suit standing beside an outdoor seat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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David
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Barker Q.C. addressing the jury' by Veronica O'Leary dated 14 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rosemary
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown Artist
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The FU Holden Howard

The FU Holden Howard

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1998
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Length of blue tapestry wool

Length of blue tapestry wool

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Yarns
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Page two of Jim Maple Brown's speech at his wedding

Page two of Jim Maple Brown's speech at his wedding

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pages
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National Conference Observer 1950 - 1985, UAW [Union of Aust. Women]

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Union of Australian Women collection
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Union badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Lump of adhesive in raw form

Lump of adhesive in raw form

L and T Hackney collection
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Adhesives
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1918
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Black and white photographic postcard of Queen Elizabeth Drive, Bondi Beach, Sydney N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hungarian Lilliputians Midget City

Hungarian Lilliputians Midget City

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hungary
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Coiled basket

Coiled basket

Florence Gaby collection
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Baskets
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain, Lindy Chamberlain Darwin '82' by Veronica O'Leary.

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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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She begged of him to keep her grave plot green

She begged of him to keep her grave plot green

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stone tool - Knife

Stone tool - Knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bark painting depicting pike, file snake, diver bird, water goanna and kangaroo by David Malangi, Milingimbi, 1965

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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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David D. Malangi
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1965
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J B Young Limited furniture store, Fyshwick

J B Young Limited furniture store, Fyshwick

J B Young Ltd collection
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Photographs
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Fyshwick, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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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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Clement Poteimininniw
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Bark painting depicting a centre rectangular pole, probably a log coffin, and includes fish and a bird

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1982 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yuyunna
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Como Railway Bridge George's River

Como Railway Bridge George's River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Como, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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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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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Clubs
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Great Northern Juvenile Athletic and Schools Exhibition Association
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1935
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Pen sketch of a woman milking cows

Pen sketch of a woman milking cows

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Piece of Springfield Merino note paper

Piece of Springfield Merino note paper

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Business stationery
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1898
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The white man crosses the Simpson Desert

The white man crosses the Simpson Desert

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Brian J. Wilson
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Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paulette Kerinaiua
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Woy Woy Champion 1925 medal

Woy Woy Champion 1925 medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Woy Woy, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1925
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Sturgess & Mr. Pauling, Crown.' 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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Plastic ochred ring

Plastic ochred ring

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Armbands
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Children's drawing of man and woman by Linda Pupangamirri, Bathurst Island NT

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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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Linda Pupangamirri
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Encased photograph of Edward Robert Gore

Encased photograph of Edward Robert Gore

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Photographs
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Mr Edward R. Gore
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It is about were grops of peppel live

It is about were grops of peppel live

Goolum-Goolum Aboriginal Co-operative collection
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Drawings
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Horsham, Victoria, Australia
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Ricci Marks
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1995
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'Nyaru' by Charlie Wallabi, 2007

'Nyaru' by Charlie Wallabi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Charlie Wallabi
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2007
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'Buwakul', bark painting, native plant species

'Buwakul', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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Hooked boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite) - decorated with moth motifs

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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Mustering [sheep] -

Mustering [sheep] - "The Sydney Mail" On the Land Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Songbook for

Songbook for "Aus Ofterreichs Bergen"

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Books
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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Commonwealth Railways oval cast metal plaque

Commonwealth Railways oval cast metal plaque

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Coats of arms
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South Australia, Australia
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Commonwealth Railways
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1951
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Film negative - Travelling through rough sandstone tablelands in the interior of Arnhem Land, Northern Territory,  photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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To Commemorate the visit of the American Fleet to Australia

To Commemorate the visit of the American Fleet to Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Green coloured cardboard menu cover with paper menu insert

Green coloured cardboard menu cover with paper menu insert

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Menus
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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The Busy Bee Cafe Gunnedah
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1939
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Grenfell Street, Adelaide

Grenfell Street, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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The Leviathan Rock, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

The Leviathan Rock, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Joseph Chevathun
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
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Barry Saunders
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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