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Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canberra, 1955

Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canb...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Oil paintings
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Mount Ainslie, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1955
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GMH General Motors-Holden's 25 Year Club 1977

GMH General Motors-Holden's 25 Year Club 1977

Jack Heenan collection
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Booklets
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GM Holden Ltd
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1977
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Spearthrowers
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Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885

Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1885
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Indonesian 10,000 Rupiah

Indonesian 10,000 Rupiah

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Paper money
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Indonesia
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2002
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Australia - Native Throwing a Boomerang

Australia - Native Throwing a Boomerang

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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Orroroo Agricultural Society Incorporated
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1937
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Photograph of the interior of J B Youngs Canberra store

Photograph of the interior of J B Youngs Canberra store

J B Young Ltd collection
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Photographs
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Garema Place, Civic, Canberra City, Canberra, Australian Capital Te...
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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Ohaupo railway station

Ohaupo railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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North Island, New Zealand
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Tape recorder belonging to Stan Davey

Tape recorder belonging to Stan Davey

Stan Davey and Jan Richardson collection
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Audio equipment
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Photograph of a telegraph pole with three men on it

Photograph of a telegraph pole with three men on it

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anawanda
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1948
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John V. Orsto
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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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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Country Press Chambers

Country Press Chambers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1920
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Luck at last

Luck at last

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Painting by Gordon Syron - Church On Hill, 1982

Painting by Gordon Syron - Church On Hill, 1982

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1982
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Wages book

Wages book

J B Young Ltd collection
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Wages books
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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1946
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First photo taken of H.R.H. Prince of Wales leaving the 'Renown' to land in Sydney

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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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King Edward VIII
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1920
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Painting depicts an oval shield-like figure between two lizards

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Mr. Harrold F. Allert - The Society Entertainer and Drawing Room Humourist

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Heroes and Wizards

Heroes and Wizards

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Books
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1939
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Dugong Hunt - Yirrkala, 1948

Dugong Hunt - Yirrkala, 1948

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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Tintype portrait of a young woman 1880s

Tintype portrait of a young woman 1880s

Bothwell Museum collection
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Tintypes
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Bothwell Museum
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1880
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitations
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1911
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Colonising Species, by Kevin Gilbert

Colonising Species, by Kevin Gilbert

Eleanor Williams-Gilbert collection
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Linocuts
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Mr Kevin Gilbert
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1989
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Map of the West Kimberley fitted into a timber pelmet

Map of the West Kimberley fitted into a timber pelmet

Emanuel Family collection
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Maps
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Western Australia, Australia
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Lands & Surveys Department, Western Australia
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1901
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Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 3617 in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Parkinson & Frodsham
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1840
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Women warn that life in the Anglican Church may be a health hazard

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Movement for the Ordination of Women collection
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Political badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Church of England
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1984
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Scales

Scales

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Balances
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Batik wall hanging entitled Nyukana (Daisy Baker)

Batik wall hanging entitled Nyukana (Daisy Baker)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wall hangings
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Utopia, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1982
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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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Ancilla Munkara
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1915
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Glass plate negative - Crown Point, very near the Finke River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Crown Point, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Wooden pack saddle consisting of an A-shaped timber frame with items attached by wire, chains and straps

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John Swain collection
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Saddles
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles Carter
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1933
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'Bundjungu', bark painting, native plant species

'Bundjungu', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2013
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Painting depicting ground designs used in Tingari ceremonies

Painting depicting ground designs used in Tingari ceremonies

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pini Tjapaltjarri
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1981
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Amperea spartioides

Amperea spartioides

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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1875
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Wattle Day, Our Emblem, Our Defenders, W.D.L. Ambulance Fund

Wattle Day, Our Emblem, Our Defenders, W.D.L. Ambulance Fund

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1914
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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Chungking, China
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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Pulpit Rock, Cora Lynn, Tas

Pulpit Rock, Cora Lynn, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Corra Linn Gorge, Tasmania, Australia
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Laura H. Davey
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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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Camp fire yarns

Camp fire yarns

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Figurative shaped wooden clapstick, with two eye sockets burned into the wood

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Gladys Henry collection
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Percussion instruments
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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Mrs Gladys Henry
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1970
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Fifteen girls and five boys at the birthday party for Florence Ethel Faithfull and Mary Bryden, on the verandah at Springfield.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1903
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'Dreaming at Kampurarrpa (Kamparrarrpa)', painted by Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula
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1976
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Convict love token from Richard Crucknell, 1831

Convict love token from Richard Crucknell, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Harnessing in dogs and preparing to start, Captain's sledge party

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Old Days of the Stockmen, 2012 by Mervyn Street

Old Days of the Stockmen, 2012 by Mervyn Street

Mervyn Street collection
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Paintings
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Mervyn Street
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2012
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Sheet of lined paper with 'Mc' printed in red and a speech written in pencil

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J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Documents
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No Republic

No Republic

Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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T-shirts
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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Card in memoriam of Barbara Strachan Stool

Card in memoriam of Barbara Strachan Stool

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Mourning cards
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Rose Hill, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Barbara S. Stool
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1887
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Convict love token from S.B., born January 12th 1815

Convict love token from S.B., born January 12th 1815

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Ten Best Citizens of Victoria - Hon. George Coppin

The Ten Best Citizens of Victoria - Hon. George Coppin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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The Herald
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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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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Dianne Spotswood
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Greetings to my soldier boy

Greetings to my soldier boy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Australian Army
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'Wakwak/Dhatum/Dirrpu/Dherran/Nindan'', Bark painting, native plant species

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Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2012
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Certificate awarded at the Mackay and District Agricultural Pastoral and Industrial Association Annual Show, 1965 for first prize for a tapestry bag

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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Hatfields Printers
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1965
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Presbyterian Church Goulburn

Presbyterian Church Goulburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spillway, Maroondah Lake, Healesville

Spillway, Maroondah Lake, Healesville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroondah Reservoir, Maroondah, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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