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Spear with green-tinged clear glass 'Kimberley Point' blade

Spear with green-tinged clear glass 'Kimberley Point' blade

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 2
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Spears
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Technical drawing for a Percival aircraft titled

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Technical drawings
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Menu from wedding reception

Menu from wedding reception

Margot Child collection
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Menus
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Mrs Margot Child
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1915
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A PHRENOLOGICAL CHART

A PHRENOLOGICAL CHART

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Health and medical charts
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No.1 Carpenters' Shop

No.1 Carpenters' Shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard depicting William S. Hart of Paramount-Artcraft Pictures

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Dandenong, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1923
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Studio portrait photograph of Thomas Hinton alongside an 'Advance Australia' banner.

Studio portrait photograph of Thomas Hinton alongside an 'Ad...

Thomas Hinton collection
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Albumen prints
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Thomas Hinton
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Champion, awarded to Mrs V. Wilson for 'Piece Fancy Work' for her 'Jacobean bird' textile panel at the 1953 Manilla 19th Annual Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Manilla, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1953
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Ruler belonging to James Sprent

Ruler belonging to James Sprent

James Sprent collection
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Rulers
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Town Hall, North Botany, North Botany Park

Town Hall, North Botany, North Botany Park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Fastening pin for latch on chronometer, used in HMAS Tamworth

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Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Joseph Sewell
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Large panoramic negative of Hotel Kosciusko chalets in winter landscape with distant figures of ice skaters on lake

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Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Negatives
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Wood carving - female human figure - Yirrkala, 1948

Wood carving - female human figure - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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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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Black and white autographed photographic postcard of Australian swimmer Les Boardman

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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James C. Cruden
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1912
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The Cotter Dam, Canberra

The Cotter Dam, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cotter Dam, Cotter, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ford Abbey, Oakhampton, Devon

Ford Abbey, Oakhampton, Devon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bruce Ella
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Kungkarangkalpa Atila (Seven Sisters at Atila)

Kungkarangkalpa Atila (Seven Sisters at Atila)

Songlines - Derek Jungarrayi Thompson collection
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Ceramic forms
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Jingdezhen, China
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Derek J. Thompson
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St John's Cathedral, Brisbane, Queensland

St John's Cathedral, Brisbane, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brisbane is awfully rippin', I've bought the place

Brisbane is awfully rippin', I've bought the place

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Guwarrg spreads the Sacred Law', by Narritjin Maymuru

'Guwarrg spreads the Sacred Law', by Narritjin Maymuru

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Narritjin Maymuru
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Aboriginal breastplate for Dicky, King of Clyde Road

Aboriginal breastplate for Dicky, King of Clyde Road

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Batemans Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Sample of rock collected on the moon during the Apollo XVII Mission, 1972

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Department of Science and the Environment collection
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Geological specimens
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The Moon, ,
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President Richard M. Nixon
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1972
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Far West Children's Health Scheme

Far West Children's Health Scheme

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Lilian Hazel Faithfull on her wedding day to Henry Yorke Graham Henderson on 11 July 1922

Lilian Hazel Faithfull on her wedding day to Henry Yorke Gra...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Boomerang found near Canning Stock Route

Boomerang found near Canning Stock Route

James Ferguson collection
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Boomerangs
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Black and white photograph of US swimmers and twins, Ruth and Eleanor Smith

Black and white photograph of US swimmers and twins, Ruth an...

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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Photograph of the horse

Photograph of the horse "Dungog"

Colledge Family collection
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Photographs
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1929
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Malta, Chapel of Bones, Photo the Grand Studio

Malta, Chapel of Bones, Photo the Grand Studio

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Malta
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Skania

Skania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Liverpool, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts a bird with pronounced bill

Painting depicts a bird with pronounced bill

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Taronga Park, Sydney, NSW

Taronga Park, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Taronga Park, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Gatji, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Convict love token from J. Jordan

Convict love token from J. Jordan

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1984
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Reg Dunn's pushbike

Reg Dunn's pushbike

Irrigation (Deniliquin and Tatura) collection
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Bicycles
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Deniliquin, Riverina, New South Wales, Australia
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Murray Irrigation Limited
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1933
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The sundowner

The sundowner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Convict love token inscribed with the initials J.S., 1819

Convict love token inscribed with the initials J.S., 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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R Gardner
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1893
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The Gorge near Morialta Falls, S.A.

The Gorge near Morialta Falls, S.A.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Morialta Falls, Morialta Conservation Park, Mount Lofty Ranges, Sou...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Repose

Repose

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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Ceremonial wooden wheelbarrow used at the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Wheelbarrows
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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W J. Spence
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1877
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Barren Jack, Towers & Flying Foxes

Barren Jack, Towers & Flying Foxes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for VK2UV, WRC

QSL card for VK2UV, WRC

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Man holding the bridle of a dark coloured horse with the Bluestone Cottage at Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Hawker, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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Ships titled Rhode Island, Virginia and Ohio

Ships titled Rhode Island, Virginia and Ohio

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Enfield 2-Band .577 percussion cavalry carbine

Enfield 2-Band .577 percussion cavalry carbine

Bob Marshall collection no. 1
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Carbines
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1858
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Horses and Saddles 1997, 1998

Horses and Saddles 1997, 1998

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Calvin Smith
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1997
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Lavender Bay and North Sydney Railway

Lavender Bay and North Sydney Railway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lavender Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, 17 March 1914

Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, 17 March 1914

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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U.S. Battleship Oregon

U.S. Battleship Oregon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Washington, United States of America
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cream coloured Christmas card with robin decoration

Cream coloured Christmas card with robin decoration

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Prince Alfred Hospital

Prince Alfred Hospital

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Machattie Park, Bathurst, 1907

Machattie Park, Bathurst, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Silver presentation case containing a small magnifier, which was given to astronomer William Bayly by Captain James Cook on his third voyage

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Captain Cook Magnifier collection
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Magnifying glasses
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Australia
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William Bayly
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1776
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Cunard White Star Britannic

Cunard White Star Britannic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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