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Book titled Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty, containing loose double page

Book titled Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beau...

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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Hills Hoist rotary clothesline display model

Hills Hoist rotary clothesline display model

Jim Jackson collection
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Small scale models
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South Australia, Australia
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Hills Industries Ltd
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1950
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Offical team photograph of the Australian Women's Cricket Team, 1937

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Alicia Walsh collection
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Photographs
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London, England
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Adair
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1937
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Spear

Spear

E Milne collection
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Orange, New South Wales, Australia
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Loch Etive

Loch Etive

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Section of the Number 2 rabbit-proof fence from Hill View Homestead, Meekatharra, WA

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Geoff and Sheila Lacy collection
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Fences
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Meekatharra, Western Australia, Australia
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Government of Western Australia
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1903
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Certificate awarded to  V.M. Wilson at the Mt Remarkable Agricultural Society, Melrose 38th Annual Show, 1960 for first prize for a cross stitch delphinium tray cloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Melrose, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1960
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Sturt St, Ballarat

Sturt St, Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dendrobium discolor

Dendrobium discolor

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Tillaea intricata

Tillaea intricata

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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Glass plate negative - Preparing for an emu hunt, Wogait people, Anson Bay, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905-1911

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Anson Bay, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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No.19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Auburn, N.S.W.

No.19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Auburn, N.S.W.

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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Toy horse, 'Jackson', used during the cancelled 2007 Birdsville Races

Toy horse, 'Jackson', used during the cancelled 2007 Birdsvi...

Jo Fort collection
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Toys
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Birdsville, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Jo Fort
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2007
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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RACV Country Club, Healesville, Vic

RACV Country Club, Healesville, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Healesville, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1 Mile Country Championship 1926 winner's medal

1 Mile Country Championship 1926 winner's medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Mr Ken Ross
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1929
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Diary of the voyage of SS Ormonde, Orient Line, from Australia to England, during March and April 1928

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Diaries
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Australia
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Orient Line
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1928
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Queen's Gardens, Bendigo, Vic

Queen's Gardens, Bendigo, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Percival Type D3 Gull Six monoplane G-AERD

Percival Type D3 Gull Six monoplane G-AERD

Neil Jensen collection
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Aeroplanes
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Gravesend, Kent, England
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Percival Aircraft Company Limited
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1936
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Young Women's Christian Association

Young Women's Christian Association

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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Film negative - Wet-weather hut of the unmarried men, headwaters of Liverpool River, 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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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Headquarters racecourse Perth, WA

Headquarters racecourse Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Edwards' National Hotel

Edwards' National Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Blue Mountains NSW Fern Tree Gully

The Blue Mountains NSW Fern Tree Gully

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Work on paper depicting a linear design with longitudinal bands of crosshatching, Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty

Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sailing boat with a crescent moon on a sail

Sailing boat with a crescent moon on a sail

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. The Philp Cabinet

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. The Phil...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dawalla, King of Wgga[sic] Wagga

Dawalla, King of Wgga[sic] Wagga

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Painting on canvas

Painting on canvas

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Peter, Chief of Warangesda Mission

Peter, Chief of Warangesda Mission

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Warangesda Mission Station, Darlington Point, New South Wales, Aust...
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Peter
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The Chalet, Lorne, Vic

The Chalet, 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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U.S. Naval Display Jamestown, Hampton Roads Virginia

U.S. Naval Display Jamestown, Hampton Roads Virginia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sticker 'PMG'

Sticker 'PMG'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Film negative - The Kimberley Downs wagon team carting supplies from Derby, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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The Crocodile, Tungarapia and the Wallaby, Ubraitja

The Crocodile, Tungarapia and the Wallaby, Ubraitja

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yalioura
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1948
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Card from Governor General and Mrs Slim wishing a Merry Christmas, 1956

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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The Blue Mts: Mt Piddington

The Blue Mts: Mt Piddington

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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GMH Pointers

GMH Pointers

Jack Heenan collection
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Magazines
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GM Holden Ltd
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1972
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Educational Collections of Australian Plants: Part Three

Educational Collections of Australian Plants: Part Three

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Books
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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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Evening, Sydney Harbour

Evening, Sydney Harbour

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Pair of lady's two-tone calf-length boots

Pair of lady's two-tone calf-length boots

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boots
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Farmers Co Ltd
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1880
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Top hat worn by William Pitt Faithfull

Top hat worn by William Pitt Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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William P. Faithfull
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A man walking towards the J.T. Collett Family Butcher and Baker

A man walking towards the J.T. Collett Family Butcher and Ba...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pencil sketch depicting a window

Pencil sketch depicting a window

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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In Memory of the Victims of Bali in Loving Reflection

In Memory of the Victims of Bali in Loving Reflection

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Commemorative banners
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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The Bali ten & eleven

The Bali ten & eleven

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Matt Golding
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Cartoons
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Mr Matt Golding
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2006
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Scout's Electrician badge certificate

Scout's Electrician badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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Nyurpaya painting

Nyurpaya painting

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Nyurpaya
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Parramatta  Post Office and Town Hall, 1906

Parramatta Post Office and Town Hall, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1906
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Mrs. Macquarie's Chair and Farm Cove

Mrs. Macquarie's Chair and Farm Cove

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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The Lizard, Tjunda - Yirrkala, 1948

The Lizard, Tjunda - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Certificate

Certificate

ET Fealy collection
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Bondi Beach, Sydney

Bondi Beach, Sydney

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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Letter to Light Plane Services from the C.A.A.

Letter to Light Plane Services from the C.A.A.

Neil Jensen collection
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Letters
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Armband

Armband

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Relief' Hospital ship American Navy, entering Sydney Heads 23/7/25.

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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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Triple Beizam Headdress with Reef Fish, by Ken Thaiday Senior

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Ken Thaiday collection no. 3
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Kenneth J. Thaiday Sr
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