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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Herbert
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Card of congratulations to Edna Thompson on receiving a British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Cards
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Town Hall, Newcastle, NSW

Town Hall, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Everyday expressions series

Everyday expressions series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten recipe for ginger cordial and furniture polish

Handwritten recipe for ginger cordial and furniture polish

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Bride and groom with attendants

Bride and groom with attendants

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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A glimpse of the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

A glimpse of the Blue Lake, 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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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1908
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The Opposition leader stayed nearly half an hour before heading back to Parliament House...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Poster titled 'The Lost Time Capsule'

Poster titled 'The Lost Time Capsule'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Photograph of Fred Liersch and his brother with pet rabbit, about 1908

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Rabbits in Australia collection no. 3
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Photographic postcards
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Cream-coloured envelope postmarked

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - An episode in the great fire ceremony, Forrest River mission, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Woman and four men standing outside a shop

Woman and four men standing outside a shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts a bush scene that includes an emu & a turkey

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Oil paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1977
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Holbrooks Table Delicacies

Holbrooks Table Delicacies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Little Miss Muffit

Little Miss Muffit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Muriel G. Nicholls
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Two men wearing suits, with a large display of vegetables on wooden shelves, Goulburn Show, Grifffiths + Blake gardeners 1919

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Kangaroo-shaped container made from wicker, wood, glass and bamboo

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Terence Lane collection
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1976
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Unknown
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Woven semi-circular basket

Woven semi-circular basket

Edmund Milne collection
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Stradbroke Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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May Gibbs - We are the Gumnut Corps..

May Gibbs - We are the Gumnut Corps..

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Leptorrhyncus Tenuifolius

Leptorrhyncus Tenuifolius

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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Town Hall Buildings, Melbourne

Town Hall Buildings, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1913
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Five nurses in a male hospital ward

Five nurses in a male hospital ward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1920
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Map titled 'Americae Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio'

Map titled 'Americae Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio'

Americae Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio Map collection
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Maps
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Wet specimen - Horse - colon

Wet specimen - Horse - colon

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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'Dukurrurru stone story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1967

'Dukurrurru stone story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1967

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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The Town Hall, Parramatta, NSW

The Town Hall, Parramatta, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Symmetrical red-brown boomerang

Symmetrical red-brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Piti or wooden container with pokerwork of Kungkarangkaipa Tjukurpa or 'Seven Sisters' Dreaming

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 2
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Containers
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Margaret Dagg
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1997
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Empire Avenue, Festival of Empire, Crystal Palace

Empire Avenue, Festival of Empire, Crystal Palace

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Crystal Palace, London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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"Im Flune durch are Welt / Australien" (translates to: In fl...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Breakers

Breakers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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W Lister-Lister
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Addition drives me mad

Addition drives me mad

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Men O. War Steps, Sydney

Men O. War Steps, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bennelong Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lasseter Story by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Lasseter Story 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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In the Far Interior of Australia

In the Far Interior of Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Maraian Ceremony Death of Luma Luma by Billy Yirawala

Maraian Ceremony Death of Luma Luma by Billy Yirawala

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Billy Yirawala
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The monolith, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

The monolith, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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River and sun

River and sun

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Glass plate negative - Wagon carrying 8-tonne load, Victoria River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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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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1922
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Surfing, Kirra Beach

Surfing, Kirra Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kirra Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartoon depicting Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser wearing pyjamas and carrying a very large crying baby

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Louis Zmak collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Clarrie King
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1976
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Agricultural Bureau of South Australia
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1939
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Poster 'Elsewhere: photo-based work from Australia'

Poster 'Elsewhere: photo-based work from Australia'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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Bill Henson
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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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Michael Marshall
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Mythical Dances

Mythical Dances

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Prints
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Judith J. Warrie
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1988
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Crusoe Hut, Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tas

Crusoe Hut, Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The Victorian Upper House rejected annual Budgets on two occasions...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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High Street, Yea, Vic

High Street, Yea, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yea, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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In the Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

In the Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, New South Wales, Austr...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Floral pattern with dots

Floral pattern with dots

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Album containing 97 menus, 20 seating plans and 47 photographs from Parliament House dining rooms...

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Betty Hall collection
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Albums
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1918
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Dromana and the coastline from Arthur's Seat, Vic

Dromana and the coastline from Arthur's Seat, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Plants

Plants

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Como - The Magical Manipulator

Como - The Magical Manipulator

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1897
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Armband

Armband

Stan Mitchell collection
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Armbands
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Teardrop shaped brown glass souvenir

Teardrop shaped brown glass souvenir

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Ornaments
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Australia
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1939
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