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Hive of Honey, Milingimbi

Hive of Honey, Milingimbi

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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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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Photographic postcards
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Pearl Bay, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Light blue cushion cover with hand embroidered picture of Phar Lap and jockey, Melbourne Cup 1930

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Arthur Gordon Whitmore collection
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Cushion covers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ada Whitmore
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1930
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View over a town, with hills in the background

View over a town, with hills in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Basket made from white flag iris by Dulcie Greeno

Basket made from white flag iris by Dulcie Greeno

Tayenebe collection
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Baskets
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Dulcie Greeno
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Railway Station Belmore

Railway Station Belmore

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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1908
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Letter from Alexander Mussen to Thomas Mussen, August 1862

Letter from Alexander Mussen to Thomas Mussen, August 1862

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Alexander Mussen
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1862
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Balmoral Beach

Balmoral Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tasmania

Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Art Series
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Poster with image by J Samuels

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr. Jeffrey Samuels
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Fairy Bower Steps, Bundanoon, 1906

Fairy Bower Steps, Bundanoon, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Milky Way.

Milky Way.

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maymirrirr Maymuru
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Membership card for the 60 Squadron Dinner Club given to E. Percival

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Membership cards
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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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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Convict love token from H. Rye, 1834

Convict love token from H. Rye, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Citizen's Banquet tendered to The Right Hon. W.M. Hughes, at Sydney, 1916

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Sue McLeod collection
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Menus
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon William 'Billy' M. Hughes
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1916
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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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Germaine Vigona
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Book titled Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty, containing loose double page

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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London, England
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Donald Walker
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1837
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Eharo mask

Eharo mask

Papuan Official collection
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Masks
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Junction Street, Nowra, NSW

Junction Street, Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Postcard featuring Baulkham Hills, 1907

Postcard featuring Baulkham Hills, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Baulkham Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1907
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S.S. Amra 535 Tons

S.S. Amra 535 Tons

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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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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19th Century folk art diorama which portrays Governor William Bligh's arrest during the Rum Rebellion in 1808

19th Century folk art diorama which portrays Governor Willia...

Sotheby's collection no. 2
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Dioramas
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Australia
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Unknown
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1808
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Film negative - River scene, 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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Callier Marine Chronometer No 803 in a wooden case

Callier Marine Chronometer No 803 in a wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Paris, France
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Bernard Callier
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Native Bear. When the moon is brightly shining

Native Bear. When the moon is brightly shining

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Marlborough Art Co
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Machinery in a factory environment.

Machinery in a factory environment.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Miner's crossed pick and shovel brooch incorporating a large nugget

Miner's crossed pick and shovel brooch incorporating a large...

Smales Jewellers collection
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Brooches
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Western Australia, Australia
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Crawford family
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1890
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Old Abbey

Old Abbey

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Ransomes, Sims and Jefferies 4 NHP portable steam engine, Serial No 18053

Ransomes, Sims and Jefferies 4 NHP portable steam engine, Se...

Horse Era Museum collection no. 2
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Portable engines
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Ipswich, Suffolk, England
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Ransomes, Sims and Jefferies, Agricultural Engineers
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1900
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Album containing documents, drawings and photographs relating to the Bendigo Pottery [Vol D, 1-56]

Album containing documents, drawings and photographs relatin...

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Albums
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Emanuel Family photograph album of Go Go Station, about 1963-1967

Emanuel Family photograph album of Go Go Station, about 1963...

Emanuel Family collection
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Photograph albums
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Fitzroy River, Western Australia, Australia
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1963
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Bondi Beach

Bondi Beach

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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Railway Station Parkes

Railway Station Parkes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Parkes, New South Wales, Australia
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Painting depicts

Painting depicts "Guna" the goanna fat

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 02/09/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Bolkdjam, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bill Madangija
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Electronic microscope S/N 398522

Electronic microscope S/N 398522

Australian Survey Office collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Vinyl record featuring 'How Great Thou Art' and 'I'll Walk With God' by Harold Blair

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Harold Blair collection
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Audio records
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Harold Blair
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Mt Martha, from Safety Beach Dromana, Vic

Mt Martha, from Safety Beach Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Martha, 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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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1913
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House named

House named "Roslyn"

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Smith O'Brien's Cottage Port Arthur, Tasmania

Smith O'Brien's Cottage Port Arthur, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Medway

Medway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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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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Karen Tipiloura
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Charlemont Private Hospital, Darlinghurst

Charlemont Private Hospital, Darlinghurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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High Sea, Bognor

High Sea, Bognor

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Black Kangaroo paw.  Orange kangaroo paw

Black Kangaroo paw. Orange kangaroo paw

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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South Australian and Australian cricketer Bill Whitty

South Australian and Australian cricketer Bill Whitty

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographic postcards
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1957
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Turtle

Turtle

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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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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Price list from Hermannsburg Mission, 1961

Price list from Hermannsburg Mission, 1961

E Redlich collection
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Price lists
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Circumcision  Ceremony.

Circumcision Ceremony.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nobadbara
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1964
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Mixed media construction or installation titled 'Anybank'

Mixed media construction or installation titled 'Anybank'

Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1993
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Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Nanette Ward collection
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Notes
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England, United Kingdom
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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The Princess of Wales Fashion Handbook

The Princess of Wales Fashion Handbook

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Books
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London, England
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Tim Graham
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1984
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Richard Hollis & Sons .66 calibre single shot percussion pistol probably used by bushranger Frank Gardiner

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Thelma Brown collection
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Pistols
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Richard Hollis & Son
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1832
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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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Osmond Kantilla
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