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Glass plate negative - Rock engravings, Deception Creek, Red Gorge, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1905 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Good Luck for the New Year

Good Luck for the New Year

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Glass plate negative - Plane of marine denudation at Fanny Bay, Darwin, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905(?)

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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1900
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Painting depicts four water goannas, the sons of

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan Marika
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1966
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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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Farmhouse and paddocks

Farmhouse and paddocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing of a soldier in a cape in wet blizzard conditions

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Certificate

Certificate

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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V.C.N. Blight, Government Printer
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1970
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Photograph sleeve

Photograph sleeve

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Covers
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Photograph of Edgar Richard Mayne standing in front of the scoreboard of the East Melbourne Cricket Club

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Glass plate negative - Jim, the Chinese gardener, Durham Downs station, Queensland, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Large drum made from hollowed gum tree

Large drum made from hollowed gum tree

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Musical drums
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Vernon Graham
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Bernly Savoy Hotel.  Kings Cross. Sydney

Bernly Savoy Hotel. Kings Cross. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A bit of Mosman

A bit of Mosman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fire at Grafton May 27th 1908

Fire at Grafton May 27th 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Photographic print depicting Mr George with a toy theatre

Photographic print depicting Mr George with a toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Photographic prints
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - 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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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers
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1947
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Dolls house and accessories handcrafted in Adelaide by Mrs Eva Howie for her daughter Clyde, 1930s

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Hetherington Family collection
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Dolls houses
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Eden Hills, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Eva A. Howie
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1930
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Prime ministerial correspondence

Prime ministerial correspondence

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Letters
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Convict love token from John Morris

Convict love token from John Morris

Timothy Millett collection
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Photographic postcard of The Kangaroos rugby league team

Photographic postcard of The Kangaroos rugby league team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Herbert H. Messenger III
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LockHing, Japanese Ware Store, No. 37, Queen's Rd, 3 March 1934

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Invoices
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1934
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Miss Louie Pounds

Miss Louie Pounds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Thoughts of home

Thoughts of home

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Bark painting depicting designs from both Arnhem Land moieties by Djunmal, Milingimbi, 1966

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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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Djunmal
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1966
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North Terrace looking east, Adelaide, SA

North Terrace looking east, Adelaide, SA

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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Memorial invitation, final speech and photograph relating to Ben Chifley

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Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Meagers collection
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Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1975
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Damaged auto-collimator, a relic from the 2003 bush fire that destroyed the Mount Stromlo Observatory

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Mount Stromlo Observatory collection
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Astronomical equipment
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Mount Stromlo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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2003
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Postcard depicting Mary Pickford of Paramount-Artcraft Pictures

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Edward Lee & Co Ltd
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1918
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Birthday party for Florence [Bobbie] Faithfull and Mary Bryden 1904

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Pages 21 to 24 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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Hawkesbury River Railway Bridge, Nr. Sydney

Hawkesbury River Railway Bridge, Nr. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Maps of Australia from Adelaide

Maps of Australia from Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Aboriginal ceremony 'the bora tree'

Aboriginal ceremony 'the bora tree'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles H. Kerry
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The railway station, Adelaide, SA

The railway station, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Sepia photograph of submerged boat with flag flying

Sepia photograph of submerged boat with flag flying

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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White china mug to commemorate the (cancelled) 1949 Royal Visit to Australia

White china mug to commemorate the (cancelled) 1949 Royal Vi...

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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England
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King George VI
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1949
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'Witji Rock Holes' by Jane Gimme, 2007

'Witji Rock Holes' by Jane Gimme, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Jane Gimme
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2007
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Daisy and Violet. The pretty grown-together Children

Daisy and Violet. The pretty grown-together Children

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane Q.: Eagle St

Brisbane Q.: Eagle St

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Pyramid of Elephants, taken at Sydney, with Messrs. George and Philip Wirth.

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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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Wirth's Circus
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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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Malta Grand Harbour

Malta Grand Harbour

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Malta
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Postcard featuring the N.S.W. Navel Brigade Whalers Crew, winners Comonwealth Regatta, January 4,1901

Postcard featuring the N.S.W. Navel Brigade Whalers Crew, wi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1901
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Marble Church Near Rhyl

Marble Church Near Rhyl

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Elm Avenue, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Elm Avenue, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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In the Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne

In the Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Megalong Valley, from Medlow Bath, NSW

Megalong Valley, from Medlow Bath, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Megalong Valley, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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The Dewdrop Fountain, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

The Dewdrop Fountain, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers
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1952
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Broad leaf wattle honey flower

Broad leaf wattle honey flower

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Engraved boab nut 'Capturing the Cattle Killers' by Jack Wherra

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Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Drawn along by Fishes

Drawn along by Fishes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, Constable Wellington

Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, Constable Wellington

E Milne collection
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Wellington, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Edmund Milne Snr
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1931
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Variometer

Variometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Statue of Captain Cook, Hyde Park, Sydney, N.S.W

Statue of Captain Cook, Hyde Park, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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