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Dress pattern

Dress pattern

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Child's drawing - 'Here comes the Macassans' by Edwin Dingul, Roper River, NT

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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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Pair of gold-coloured metal cufflinks bearing the Holden lion logo

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Jack Heenan collection
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Cufflinks
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GM Holden Ltd
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1956
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Presbyterian Church, Beecroft

Presbyterian Church, Beecroft

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beecroft, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Digging sticks
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'Bulwutja', bark painting, native plant species

'Bulwutja', 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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2012
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Whitby market PLace in 1884 with the Old Town Hall in the background

Whitby market PLace in 1884 with the Old Town Hall in the ba...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1884
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Photograph of Carmelo Mirabelli and male companion on horse-drawn cart

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Model wooden club with an enlarged truncated head

Model wooden club with an enlarged truncated head

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Wooden contact printing frame

Wooden contact printing frame

Turner Family collection
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Contact printing frames
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Wooden walking-stick

Wooden walking-stick

Igor Zorich collection
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Walking-sticks
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Three tablemats

Three tablemats

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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First leaf of Record of Sessions House, Old Bailey

First leaf of Record of Sessions House, Old Bailey

I Dowdle collection
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Reports
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1826
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Camera extension tube

Camera extension tube

Les Hiddins collection
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Camera accessories
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Japan
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Hoya Corporation
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1978
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Painting depicts kangaroo in x-ray style

Painting depicts kangaroo in x-ray style

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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Jimmy Mijawmijal
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Weapon - Spearhead - stone

Weapon - Spearhead - stone

Herbert Keys collection
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Spearheads
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Letter from Joan Richmond - Basra

Letter from Joan Richmond - Basra

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Basra, Iraq
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1931
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Child's drawing - Story about an old two man who went for hunting by Iris Nuggett Joye, Areyonga NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Areyonga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Iris Nuggett Joye
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Pair of cane ski stocks

Pair of cane ski stocks

Jessie Luckman collection
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Sports equipment
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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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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Bruny Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Chris Wells
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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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Bronwyn Newcastle
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Head stand

Head stand

Andree Pelissier collection
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Millinery equipment
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AJC, Autumn Meeting, St Leger Day, Saturday, 3rd April, 1926

AJC, Autumn Meeting, St Leger Day, Saturday, 3rd April, 1926

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Programs
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Put me amongst the girls

Put me amongst the girls

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Metal tray with a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II

Metal tray with a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Trays
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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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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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucia Carlingun
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George Street, Sydney

George 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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1909
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Soldier Crab, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 13 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Stereo photographs
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Painting no. 2, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla leaves Narabyllgan and travels north

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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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Billy can

Billy can

Fiona MacDonald Brand collection
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Billy cans
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'Rawak', bark painting, dried native plant

'Rawak', bark painting, dried native plant

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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The Athenaeum

The Athenaeum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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View from President Hill, Gosford, 1913

View from President Hill, Gosford, 1913

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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Charles H. Kerry
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1913
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Portrait photograph of Warren Fahey

Portrait photograph of Warren Fahey

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Fred Daly in 1951 Labour party

Fred Daly in 1951 Labour party

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Child's drawing - people on opposite cliff tops with a ladder/bridge between them by Bulpalanga

Child's drawing - people on opposite cliff tops with a ladde...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bulpalanga
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1883 Grubb Refractor Telescope

1883 Grubb Refractor Telescope

Darren Benson collection
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Telescopes
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1883
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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1923
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Aboriginal Corroboree

Aboriginal Corroboree

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink sketch of a war ravaged townscape

Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink sketch of a war rav...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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South Australia, Australia
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A beach with pine trees

A beach with pine trees

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Miss Australia NSW State title holder's tiara

Miss Australia NSW State title holder's tiara

Spastic Centre collection
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Tiaras
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New South Wales, Australia
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The Spastic Centre of NSW
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Young Ostriches

Young Ostriches

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Bungendore Jockey Club Annual Meeting, Sat, 26th Dec, 1925

Bungendore Jockey Club Annual Meeting, Sat, 26th Dec, 1925

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Programs
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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'Wallaby Men Dreaming at Marru(nga)' by Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri, 1976

'Wallaby Men Dreaming at Marru(nga)' by Clifford Possum Tjap...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri
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1976
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Prince of Wales Hotel, Fitzroy Street, Esplanades, St Kilda, Vic

Prince of Wales Hotel, Fitzroy Street, Esplanades, St Kilda,...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Brown kelp water carrier by Patsy Cameron

Brown kelp water carrier by Patsy Cameron

Patsy Cameron collection no. 3
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Water containers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Aunty Patsy Cameron
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Circular Quay in Sydney

Circular Quay in Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Crystal Palace
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Convict love token from William Franklin, June 23, 1819

Convict love token from William Franklin, June 23, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Wet specimen - Horse - brain

Wet specimen - Horse - brain

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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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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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Annunciata Namida
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1976
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Headband of kangaroo incisors laced together

Headband of kangaroo incisors laced together

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Headbands
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Loseby Two Day Marine Chronometer No 109, with accessories in a wooden case

Loseby Two Day Marine Chronometer No 109, with accessories i...

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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Hayes Station

Hayes Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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