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Card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906, First Prize

Card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906, First Prize

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1906
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A Johannsen & Co Two Day Marine Chronometer No 8094, with accessories in a wooden case, used in HMAS Hobart

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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A Johannsen & Co
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Don't forget - it must be Cobra Polish

Don't forget - it must be Cobra Polish

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Blyth and Platt (Australia) Ltd
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Whip handle with horse hoof-shaped base and metal detail on shaft

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Poiretia Cucullata

Poiretia Cucullata

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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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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Two men standing on a factory floor with what looks to be liquid metal pouring out of a large container behind them

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Leschenaultia biloba.  Blue leschenaultia

Leschenaultia biloba. Blue leschenaultia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting two men outside hut with dog and gold prospecting equipment

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain giving evidence by Veronica O'Leary, 14 September 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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General Military Hospital Heliopolis

General Military Hospital Heliopolis

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Australian Army
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Edge-ground artefacts
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Kilcunda, Victoria, Australia
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Wooden spear with metal blade

Wooden spear with metal blade

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cylindrical fibre basket - Yirrkala, 1948

Cylindrical fibre basket - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Two Australians

Two Australians

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Spooner
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Cartoons
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Mr John Spooner
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2005
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting small township of slab buildings amongst trees

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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Convict love token from H.S., 1836

Convict love token from H.S., 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cream-coloured partial dance program titled 'MASONIC HALL, 15th August 1867'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1867
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Narrow wooden parrying shield

Narrow wooden parrying shield

Kilborn - Goojung Station collection
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Shields
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Gang gang parrot

Gang gang parrot

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John M. Cantle
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Street Scene, Maradana, Colombos

Street Scene, Maradana, Colombos

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Church Street, Parramatta, 1907

Church Street, Parramatta, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Club - woman's fighting stick

Club - woman's fighting stick

Gladys Henry collection
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Clubs
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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1970
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Album and scrapbook containing photographs and ephemera from 1960s and 1970s

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Photograph albums
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Foreshore, Lorne, Vic

Foreshore, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Junction Street, Nowra, NSW

Junction Street, Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Special Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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The DC4 Skymaster, Australian National Airways

The DC4 Skymaster, Australian National Airways

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Banyette Street, Bowral

Banyette Street, Bowral

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Horse in a stable with dog

Horse in a stable with dog

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Harding & Billings
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Bark painting 'The first firing of the bush at Caledon Bay' by Mungurrawuy Yunapingu, Port Bradshaw

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Port Bradshaw, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mungurrawuy Yunupingu
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A view at Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

A view at Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Breastplate 'Gallawang King of Delta, 1893

Breastplate 'Gallawang King of Delta, 1893

Delta Downs Station collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Delta Downs Station, Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Gallawang
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1893
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British Columbia Netball Clinic

British Columbia Netball Clinic

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Leaflets
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Film negative - Royal Mail about to leave Oodnadatta, South Australia, for Arltunga, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Oodnadatta, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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His First Home -

His First Home - "The Sydney Mail" On the Land Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicting a crocodile, by David Milaybuma

Painting depicting a crocodile, by David Milaybuma

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Milaybuma
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Carvings
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Bark painting depicting the log on which Barama floated to Gangan by Garwirrin Gumana, Yirrkala, 1965

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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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Gawirrin Gumana
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1965
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Drawing room at Fonthill between 1905 and 1920

Drawing room at Fonthill between 1905 and 1920

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Receipt from Bank of Australasia

Receipt from Bank of Australasia

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Receipts
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Glass plate negative - Two men throwing spears

Glass plate negative - Two men throwing spears

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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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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Entering the main street, Port Macquarie

Entering the main street, Port Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'Two Hunters' by John Namerredje Guymala, Gunbalanya, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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John N. Guymala
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1974
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Triple Beizam Headdress with Reef Fish, by Ken Thaiday Senior

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Ken Thaiday collection no. 3
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Headdresses
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Kenneth J. Thaiday Sr
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Bluestone Cottage with Springfield main house in the background

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Commercial Street, Mt Gambier, SA

Commercial Street, 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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The Australian Joint Stock Bank Ltd

The Australian Joint Stock Bank Ltd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australian Joint Stock Bank
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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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Therese A. Pilakui
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Retreat from Kirribilli

Retreat from Kirribilli

Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1984
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Central Launceston, Tas

Central Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Painting depicts two fish, one is identified as a

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Yiwun Y. Maduwarr
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Continental Balloon tyres

Continental Balloon tyres

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mary Willsallen and sulky in a show ring

Mary Willsallen and sulky in a show ring

Mary Willsallen collection
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Photographs
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Mouse sculpture

Mouse sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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Bell and Howell Eyemo 35 mm cine camera

Bell and Howell Eyemo 35 mm cine camera

Hans Wetzel collection
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Movie cameras
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United States of America
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Bell and Howell Company
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Handwritten poem titled Crossing the Bar, by Lord Alfred Tennyson

Handwritten poem titled Crossing the Bar, by Lord Alfred Ten...

John Collinson Close collection
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Manuscripts
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George St. Sydney N.S.W. Showing Q.V. Markets, Town Hall & Railway Towers.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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