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Metal candle holder comprising metal dish with looped handle at edge and vertical cylinder at centre

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Convict Era Shirt collection
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Candle holders
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Granton, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Group of Piccaninnies

Group of Piccaninnies

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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Charles H. Kerry
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Ilma

Ilma

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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City Skyline, Melbourne

City Skyline, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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1945
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Kathy Bell
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Salvation Army Citadel in Russell Street, Bathurst

Salvation Army Citadel in Russell Street, Bathurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Salvation Army
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1934
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Galanthus Nivalis

Galanthus Nivalis

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Mechanical shears presented to Jack Howe by Wolseley Sheep Shearing Machine Company

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Jack Howe collection
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Shears
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Wolseley Sheep Shearing Machine Company
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The Lakes Road, Mt Gambier, SA

The Lakes Road, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Parliament House, Perth, WA

Parliament House, 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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Town Hall, Maitland, NSW

Town Hall, Maitland, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 188_"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1880
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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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1948
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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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A Merry Xmas to you [and] Aborigines of Western Australia

A Merry Xmas to you [and] Aborigines of Western Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Folding postcard with photographs of Wagga Wagga, NSW

Folding postcard with photographs of Wagga Wagga, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Lone Ranger

The Lone Ranger

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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United States of America
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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R.S.P.C.A. animal welfare Inspector's shirt

R.S.P.C.A. animal welfare Inspector's shirt

R.S.P.C.A. Welfare Inspector collection
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Shirts
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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
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Glass plate negative - Men showing their scars,  Port George IV, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Wertheim Pianos and Organs exhibit at the Brisbane Show, August 1912

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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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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A Broken Hill Dust Storm 15/12/07

A Broken Hill Dust Storm 15/12/07

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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QSL card for VK2DD

QSL card for VK2DD

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Life. Be in it poster: Every little bit helps!

Life. Be in it poster: Every little bit helps!

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Advertising posters
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Dieppe

Dieppe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Handwriting on grey paper

Handwriting on grey paper

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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St. Francis Xavier Cathedral. Wollongong N.S.W

St. Francis Xavier Cathedral. Wollongong N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gracedale, Lorne, Vic

Gracedale, 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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Evening lights, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

Evening lights, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

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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First photo taken of H.R.H. Prince of Wales leaving the 'Renown' to land in Sydney

First photo taken of H.R.H. Prince of Wales leaving the 'Ren...

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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King Edward VIII
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1920
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Ringtail Opossum and Young.

Ringtail Opossum and Young.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mt Doreen

Mt Doreen

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Susie Nangala Watson
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Portrait of a man in military uniform

Portrait of a man in military uniform

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The shady avenue along King William Street North, Adelaide, SA

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1929
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'Djirird and Damala' by Narritjin Maymuru of Yirrkala, painted in Darwin, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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BLUFF No 2

BLUFF No 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Harding & Billings
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Machinery carrying coils of cabling on hooks.

Machinery carrying coils of cabling on hooks.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Silver snuff box from the '...Emigrants of THE LADY ANN TO Capt. Wm. Maxton, Octr. 1854'

Silver snuff box from the '...Emigrants of THE LADY ANN TO C...

Gwen Coppard collection
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Snuff boxes
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Taylor & Perry
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1839
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Bell and Howell Eyemo 35 mm cine camera

Bell and Howell Eyemo 35 mm cine camera

Hans Wetzel collection
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Movie cameras
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United States of America
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Bell and Howell Company
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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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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Post Office, East St., Rockhampton, Queensland

Post Office, East St., Rockhampton, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Double outrigger canoe named Kulbasaibai, from Saibai Island in the Torres Strait

Double outrigger canoe named Kulbasaibai, from Saibai Island...

Saibai Island Council collection
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Canoes
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Fly River, Papua New Guinea
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Saibai Island Council
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2000
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Upper Lane Cove

Upper Lane Cove

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alfred R. Coffey
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Panorama of Wagge no. 2

Panorama of Wagge no. 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Young Ostriches

Young Ostriches

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Frank Proust and others en route to Southern Cloud crash site

Frank Proust and others en route to Southern Cloud crash sit...

Frank Proust collection
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Photographs
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Alan Kemp
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1958
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Fireplace with a vase of flowers to one side and a bookcase to the other.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard of Bernard Bede Kieran, 'Our Barney - Champion Swimmer of the World'

Postcard of Bernard Bede Kieran, 'Our Barney - Champion Swim...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bernard B. Kieran
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Alfred Maple-Brown

Alfred Maple-Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Elizabeth Street from Flinders Street Station, Melbourne

Elizabeth Street from Flinders Street Station, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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1914
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Program for the official opening of J.B Young Limited, Queanbeyan, May 23 1956

Program for the official opening of J.B Young Limited, Quean...

J B Young Ltd collection
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Programs
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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1956
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Reversible pink jacket

Reversible pink jacket

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Jackets
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Biography of cartoonist George Molnar

Biography of cartoonist George Molnar

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Biographies
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1976
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A.B. Modwena Southwick Canal

A.B. Modwena Southwick Canal

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sussex, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Prayer card to St. Michael the Archangel

Prayer card to St. Michael the Archangel

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Prayer cards
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United States of America
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2002
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1926
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Commemorative bronze topographic model of the Snowy Mountains Hydro Electric Scheme, presented to Ben Chifley at the scheme's inauguration

Commemorative bronze topographic model of the Snowy Mountain...

Snowy Scheme Model collection
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Models
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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1949
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Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string

Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bags
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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