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Black and white postcard depicting Maroubra Beach Sydney NSW

Black and white postcard depicting Maroubra Beach Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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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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Ngukurr (Roper River), East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edwin Dingal
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Bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Lower grinding stones
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Mulka, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Red woollen, dome-shaped hat

Red woollen, dome-shaped hat

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Hats
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1965
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New Railway Station, Sydney, NSW, from Pitt Street

New Railway Station, Sydney, NSW, from Pitt Street

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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Father said a man can tell...

Father said a man can tell...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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Australian Women's Cricket Team players wearing cricket attire and Australian blazers 1937

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Elsie Deane collection
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Photographs
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England, United Kingdom
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1937
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No.5 Kangaroo Hunting, Australia, compliments of Singer Sewing Machines

No.5 Kangaroo Hunting, Australia, compliments of Singer Sewi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Australia
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Singer Manufacturing Co
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Veneer scraper

Veneer scraper

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Opaloid Tooth Paste, purest and best

Opaloid Tooth Paste, purest and best

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing - Where I Live by Dorothy Nurra age 13, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dorothy Nurra
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Entente Cordiale / We'll keep the flags a-flying boys

Entente Cordiale / We'll keep the flags a-flying boys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pat Holmes, Margaret Peden and English players at a cricket ground. Pat is posing with Myrtle Maclagan

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Elsie Deane collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Pat Holmes
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1937
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THE HEADS, SYDNEY HARBOUR

THE HEADS, SYDNEY HARBOUR

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England, Great Britain
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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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Glass bowl and lid

Glass bowl and lid

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Trailer of the 'Saw Doctor's Wagon' or 'Road Urchin' once operated by 'Saw Doctor', Harold Wright

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Peter and Wyn Herry collection
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Mr Harold J. Wright
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Child's drawing by Raeline Liddy, St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Raeline Liddy
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Susanne Hayes
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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Garn! He aint got no whip!

Garn! He aint got no whip!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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IT'S HOBBLE ALL RIGHT ISN'T IT?

IT'S HOBBLE ALL RIGHT ISN'T IT?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australian cuprous halfpenny trading token

Australian cuprous halfpenny trading token

Trading Token collection
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Halfpenny tokens
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Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
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John Pettigrew & Co, Wholesale and Retail General Merchants
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1865
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Donna
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TREASURY SYDNEY

TREASURY SYDNEY

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bavaria, Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Small metal bucket painted pale blue

Small metal bucket painted pale blue

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Buckets
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Painting no. 15, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla tears the mountain to pieces and hurls it all over the country

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Jim Maple-Brown's school assignment titled Pasture Improvment

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exercise books
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Adjustable metal clip

Adjustable metal clip

Lorraine Ashbrooke collection
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Fasteners
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James Watson
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Child's drawing by Rose W., Tabulam Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by Rose W., Tabulam Primary School NSW

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose W
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Photographic postcard depicting Mr. H.M. Kelaher

Photographic postcard depicting Mr. H.M. Kelaher

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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Nuclear Free Pacific

Nuclear Free Pacific

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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South Pacific,
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Oval shaped washing basket

Oval shaped washing basket

Noel Keith collection
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Baskets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Vertigan
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1958
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Wooden circular inlay box with a lid.

Wooden circular inlay box with a lid.

Marta Sybaczynsky collection no. 2
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Boxes
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Ukraine
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The Printing Machine

The Printing Machine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Helen
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I Delayed My Departure [Caricature of a possum on a branch]

I Delayed My Departure [Caricature of a possum on a branch]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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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Doolagahs child's swimsuit

Doolagahs child's swimsuit

Doolagahs Indigenous Design collection
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Swimsuits
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dhaymangu
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Vice grips

Vice grips

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Tools
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Sussex Street, Sydney

Sussex Street, Sydney

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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1908
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Watercolour painting on paper featuring a landscape with a central mountain in the background and trees either side, by Shane Pickett.

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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Holiday Time by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Holiday Time by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Film negative - Dinjimanne and family, South of Mt Woodroffe, south-central Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Aboriginal breastplate for John Neville, King of Mahaderree

Aboriginal breastplate for John Neville, King of Mahaderree

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Maharatta, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Horses and Cowboys 1999

Horses and Cowboys 1999

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tristan Young
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1999
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Breadcarters (Northumberland) Variation, 11 June 1945, details award wage regulations

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ET Fealy collection
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Information sheets
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Pair of grey and brown woollen gloves

Pair of grey and brown woollen gloves

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Gloves
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Racing Colours - The Parade

Racing Colours - The Parade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian National Band (World Tour) Soloists

Australian National Band (World Tour) Soloists

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Canada
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Photogelatine Engraving Co.
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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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Margaret Rose
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Souvenir plate - Queen Victoria

Souvenir plate - Queen Victoria

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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Queen Victoria
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Black, velvet spotted, full length, short sleeved dress

Black, velvet spotted, full length, short sleeved dress

Mary Ellerslie Massey collection
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Evening dresses
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Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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Black and white photograph of US swimmers and twins, Ruth and Eleanor Smith

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Ohio, United States of America
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Miss Ruth Smith
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1918
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Postcard featuring a coloured drawing of three [comic Prussian geese], captioned

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Berlin, Germany
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1917
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Boomerang

Boomerang

David Westcott collection no. 1
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Sepia photograph of a military band

Sepia photograph of a military band

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Trouw Delta Werken

Trouw Delta Werken

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Magazines
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