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'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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The pioneer

The pioneer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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A folder for a letter

A folder for a letter

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Folders
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London, England
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Newman & Co
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Black and white photograph - Edgar Percival between two assistants

Black and white photograph - Edgar Percival between two assi...

Frederick Edmunds collection
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Lilian Faithfull, Constance Faithfull; a child, Florence Faithfull with William Pitt Faithfull

Lilian Faithfull, Constance Faithfull; a child, Florence Fai...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Copy negative - Dr Herbert Basedow on South Australian Government North-west Expedition, near present-day Granite Downs station, South Australia, photographed by Alfred E. Treloar using Basedow's camera, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Negatives
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Australia
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Alfred Treloar
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1903
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Letter on brown paper with blue printing, addressed to Keith Mens from G. Douglas Brown, 4DB

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Letters
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Songs and their Singers - Any Rags

Songs and their Singers - Any Rags

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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May the flags that fly for freedom ever by victorious - union is strength

May the flags that fly for freedom ever by victorious - unio...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Word game about cats and dogs

Word game about cats and dogs

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Personal papers
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Mosquito net wedding dress

Mosquito net wedding dress

Ron and Ella Christopher collection
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Wedding dresses
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ella F. Christopher
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1943
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He'll be home soon, sick and wounded. Give him a helping hand.

He'll be home soon, sick and wounded. Give him a helping han...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope printed with Tuck's Post Cards, The Most Welcome, Artistic and Up-to-Date ...

Envelope printed with Tuck's Post Cards, The Most Welcome, A...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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'Kumunungku' by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2008

'Kumunungku' by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Headdresses
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Yanpiyarti N. Cox
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2008
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Australian scene, lunch hour

Australian scene, lunch hour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Eve, Queen of Wurtimurti

Eve, Queen of Wurtimurti

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Queen Eve
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Courtroom sketch 'Professor Nairn' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982

Courtroom sketch 'Professor Nairn' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982

Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Convict love token engraved with the name Jane Jones

Convict love token engraved with the name Jane Jones

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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View Falls, Sherbrook Gully

View Falls, Sherbrook Gully

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ranelagh House, Mt Eliza, Vic

Ranelagh House, Mt Eliza, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Eliza, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Rally car competitor's number plate 223 RALLYE MONTE-CARLO

Rally car competitor's number plate 223 RALLYE MONTE-CARLO

Joan Richmond collection
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Vehicle accessories
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Monte Carlo, Monaco
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1932
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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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The Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital. Recreation Hall

The Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital. Recreation Hall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Concord, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Memorandum from accounts ledger, 1865

Memorandum from accounts ledger, 1865

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Financial records
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1865
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Good wishes from the land of the golden fleece to the stars and stripes

Good wishes from the land of the golden fleece to the stars ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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THE ROSE SERIES P. 6257 FIG TREE BRIDGE. LANE COVE, N.S.W

THE ROSE SERIES P. 6257 FIG TREE BRIDGE. LANE COVE, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic 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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Simon Mouton
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Jamestown, South Australia, Australia
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The Belalie Agricultural Society
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1946
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Painting depicts hollow logs, flying foxes and human figures

Painting depicts hollow logs, flying foxes and human figures

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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Binyinuwuy
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1966
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Pencil sketch depicting a landscape

Pencil sketch depicting a landscape

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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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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Our Glorious Queen, Loyal Welcome, Royal Tour 1954

Our Glorious Queen, Loyal Welcome, Royal Tour 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pennants
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Memorial Gardens, Yackandandah, Vic

Memorial Gardens, Yackandandah, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yackandandah, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Red fabric headband worn by Barrie Pittock

Red fabric headband worn by Barrie Pittock

Barrie Pittock collection
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Headbands
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Dr Barrie Pittock
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1970
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Convict love token from Elijah Swainson, 5th July, 1817

Convict love token from Elijah Swainson, 5th July, 1817

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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ABC Bank Dubbo

ABC Bank Dubbo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten recipe for pound cake

Handwritten recipe for pound cake

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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In their original tennis racquet act

In their original tennis racquet act

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Newspaper clippings
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Bronte Road, Sydney, NSW

Bronte Road, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearthrower with wooden peg bound with resin and sinew

Spearthrower with wooden peg bound with resin and sinew

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Australian Palace, Central Hall, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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David Jones Ltd, per passenger train to Singleton

David Jones Ltd, per passenger train to Singleton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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David Jones Ltd
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1938
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Cardboard sign for red radish from market garden stall

Cardboard sign for red radish from market garden stall

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Signs
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Church of England, Coota[mundra]

Church of England, Coota[mundra]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia
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Church of England
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Long time before the real white people came to Arnhem Land, the Macassans...stopped in the river

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Toby Gabalga
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Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Karadada
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Photographic postcard of the P.O. Pirates rugby league football team

Photographic postcard of the P.O. Pirates rugby league footb...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kodak
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1912
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Bark painting 'Two Mimi Spirits (males) dancing' by Paddy Compass Namatbara, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy C. Namatbara
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1963
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Painting of The Southern Cross by John Allcot

Painting of The Southern Cross by John Allcot

William Beausang collection
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Gouache paintings
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John Allcot
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1940
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Slipcast terracotta mug with mukata (beanie) design, made by Peter Ward using Ernabella artists designs, for Ernabella at Bondi Pavilion event, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Peter Ward
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2004
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Bayonet with scabbard from Light Horse uniform

Bayonet with scabbard from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military equipment
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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A black and white photograph  entitled

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Walla Walla, New South Wales, Australia
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Spearheads
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Mr Bruce Coaldrake
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Don't it remind you of home, Dave?

Don't it remind you of home, Dave?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The last of the Tasmanians: Wm. Lanne; Trucanini.

The last of the Tasmanians: Wm. Lanne; Trucanini.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Album containing 80 photographs of the gardens at Camelot, and AIF soldiers in Fremantle and at Gallipoli

Album containing 80 photographs of the gardens at Camelot, a...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photograph albums
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr Ian Barker QC for the Crown...' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Mr Ian Barker QC for the Crown...' by Vero...

Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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