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Firedrill base

Firedrill base

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Firesticks
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Sir John R. Jellicoe

Sir John R. Jellicoe

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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'Feeling Blue', basket made from natural fibre and found man-made material, by Leonie Dickson

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Tayenebe collection
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Baskets
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Ms Leonie Dickson
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas Bell Babies Grow in Australia ...

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Macquarie Street, Sydney

Macquarie Street, Sydney

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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Peggy Antonio, Amy Hudson, Alice Wegemund, Hazel Pritchard, Kath Smith and Elsie Deane waving goodbye before sailing from Melbourne to England, 1937.

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Elsie Deane collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Elsie Deane
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1937
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Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Photograph of young couple leaning against section of marine craft

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Photograph of Carmelo Mirabelli and two companions leaning on box-stacked tractor trailor

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Convict love token with a woman with an anchor

Convict love token with a woman with an anchor

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Trachymene australis

Trachymene australis

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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Part of model dancing platform

Part of model dancing platform

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr B W. Bramell
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1927
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Andrew Koongotema
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Postcard featuring a printed  black and white photograph of Richard Seddon, 15th Prime Minister of New Zealand

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New Zealand
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Rt Hon Richard J. Seddon
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1906
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Mosmans Bay Entrance, Sydney Harbour

Mosmans Bay Entrance, Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Black and white photograph - Adelmann in front of his house, Herbersthill, 1904

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Dieter Kohl collection
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White ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

White ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Paul House collection no.2
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Ochre specimens
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Convict love token from H. Flood., 1844

Convict love token from H. Flood., 1844

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Blue and yellow stripes

Blue and yellow stripes

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Hawker, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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Poster titled 'Advance Australia Where?'

Poster titled 'Advance Australia Where?'

Lorraine Coutts collection
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Posters
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Aboriginal Tent Embassy, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Terri...
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National Aborigines and Islanders Day Observance Committee
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1992
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Snow covered trees.

Snow covered trees.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Cartoon of United States President Ronald Reagan

Cartoon of United States President Ronald Reagan

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Bomber

Bomber

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Jock Alexander
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Mr Jock Alexander
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2006
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Barmedman P.A. & H.. Association Annual Show, 1959 for first prize for a snow white play apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Barmedman, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1959
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Peach lines on teal

Peach lines on teal

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Matthew Flinders' 'A Voyage to Terra Australis' (1814), Volume 1

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Matthew Flinders collection
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Travel books
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London, England
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Captain Matthew Flinders
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1814
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Explaining democracy

Explaining democracy

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Bruce Petty
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Cartoons
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Mr Bruce Petty
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Advance Australia

Advance Australia

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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1910
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Concepta Palipuaminni
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A Bush Road - Cascades

A Bush Road - Cascades

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Royal Family Pop-Up Book

The Royal Family Pop-Up Book

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pop-up books
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Patrick Montague-Smith
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1984
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Alice in Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Alice in Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alice the Elephant
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1907
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Postcard titled 'Hope you're still going strong' by May Gibbs

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Batik practice piece showing design in progress on fabric, attributed to Nyukana 'Daisy' Baker, 1975

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Textiles
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Yogjakarta, Java, Indonesia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1975
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartoon of Jeff Kennet, leader of the Liberal Party in the Victorian Parliament

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Ceramic hot water bottle with screw cap

Ceramic hot water bottle with screw cap

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Hot water bottles
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Mr William Derham
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1872
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Cartoon depicting Pope John Paul II

Cartoon depicting Pope John Paul II

John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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1986
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Three photographs of St Anne's, Elizabeth Bay, Sydney (home of Henry Montague Faithfull and his family), and one of Springfield by the river

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Trying plane

Trying plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1926
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Royal Australian Navy pamphlet

Royal Australian Navy pamphlet

Arrival of the Australian fleet in 1913 collection
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Advertising pamphlets
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John Sands
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1913
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How would you like...

How would you like...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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Wooden mallet

Wooden mallet

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Curve of green with white, yellow and grey

Curve of green with white, yellow and grey

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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St George Budapest Soccer Club 'Sponsorship appeal' 1983

St George Budapest Soccer Club 'Sponsorship appeal' 1983

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Pamphlets
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Rose Bay. N.S.Wales.

Rose Bay. N.S.Wales.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sydney

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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Bondi Beach

Bondi Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Swain and Co
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Emanuel Brothers minute book May 1944 - May 1955

Emanuel Brothers minute book May 1944 - May 1955

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Stylised image of a woman with a dove

Stylised image of a woman with a dove

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bentinck Island, Queensland, Australia
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John Graham
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Letter from James Turner, dated 30 January 1871.

Letter from James Turner, dated 30 January 1871.

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Personal letters
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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James Turner
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1871
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The Bridge, Lane Cove River, Sydney

The Bridge, Lane Cove River, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Australia
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Prize card awarded to 'A.L Faithfull' 1887

Prize card awarded to 'A.L Faithfull' 1887

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Esther Wolmby
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Bayley St, Looking East, Coolgardie

Bayley St, Looking East, Coolgardie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coolgardie, Western Australia, Australia
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