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Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1926 - Fastest Time medal

Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1926 - Fastest Time medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1926
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Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

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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Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Carl Zeiss F14471 monocular microscope and accessories

Carl Zeiss F14471 monocular microscope and accessories

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Jena, Germany
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Carl Zeiss
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Florence Faithfull seated on a chair and Constance Faithfull seated on the floor beside her.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pigmented cylindrical basket

Pigmented cylindrical basket

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Woven semi-circular basket

Woven semi-circular basket

E Milne collection
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Baskets
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Stradbroke Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Courtroom sketch 'Prof. Cameron' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 11 October 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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The Stool Journals

The Stool Journals

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Journals
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What you will see by Giving Burley a let up will make you smile

What you will see by Giving Burley a let up will make you sm...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ethel Faithfull and her daughter Florence Ethel in 1910 with Tiger the cat

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Chinese Remonstrance to the Parliament and People of Victoria. Issued by their committee: Cheok Hong Cheong, Chairman

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Chinese in Australia Rare Books collection
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Books
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1888
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Yellow, blue, green and pink floral pattern dress from Thursday Island

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1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Dresses
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Thursday Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Col Nakata
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1992
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Yarrpany - Dhuwa Honey.

Yarrpany - Dhuwa Honey.

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1982 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Robert B. Wulaki Lang
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Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Men's grey trousers

Men's grey trousers

Michael Long collection no. 1
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Trousers
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China
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'Turtle totem in sacred well of Baku's tribe'

'Turtle totem in sacred well of Baku's tribe'

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ray Baku
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Postcard of Melbourne Cup winner - The Grafter

Postcard of Melbourne Cup winner - The Grafter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1898
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Photographic postcard of Ocean Beach, Manly, NSW

Photographic postcard of Ocean Beach, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1885
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Wool team, with a cart loaded with wool bales which are stamped with the letters

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Film negative - Horse pulling sulky beside houses, Eucla, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Eucla, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Paradise Lost

Paradise Lost

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Black Devereux Bowly clock, brought to Australia by the Blaxland family in the early 1800's.

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Daryl Blaxland collection
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Mantel clocks
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View showing bridge, Yarrawonga, Vic

View showing bridge, Yarrawonga, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Iguana and Shark

Iguana and Shark

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Minimini Numalkiyiya Mamarika
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1948
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Bark painting

Bark painting

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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The beach, Lorne, Vic

The beach, 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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A Pigeon's letter

A Pigeon's letter

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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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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Tartan Dress.  Best value of the month at David Jones

Tartan Dress. Best value of the month at David Jones

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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David Jones Ltd
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1940
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Envelope containing a letter from Joan Richmond to her mother

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Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1931
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Kullberg No 1332 chronometer in a wooden case

Kullberg No 1332 chronometer in a wooden case

Australian Survey Office collection no. 2
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Cases
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Australian Survey Office
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Advertising card featuring Jimmy Clabby

Advertising card featuring Jimmy Clabby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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By palm fringed shores, Fiji

By palm fringed shores, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Church of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, Randwick, Sydney, N.S.W

Church of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, Randwick, Sydney, N....

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tommy Atkins - The defender of our hearths and homes

Tommy Atkins - The defender of our hearths and homes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts a crocodile and other creatures

Painting depicts a crocodile and other creatures

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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Mungurrawuy Yunupingu
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1966
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Hume Reservoir, Albury, NSW

Hume Reservoir, Albury, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hume Reservoir, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from J. Hooper

Convict love token from J. Hooper

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Exhibition Building, Melbourne

Exhibition Building, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts a large shark & lizard

Painting depicts a large shark & lizard

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Olga Dorfner

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Olga Dorfner

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Philadelphia, United States of America
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Miss Olga Dorfner
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1917
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Small bird perched on a branch. To Greet You. Just a card to greet you, ...

Small bird perched on a branch. To Greet You. Just a card to...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The beach looking east, Mornington, Vic

The beach looking east, Mornington, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mornington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Shopping centre looking south, Frankston, Vic

Shopping centre looking south, Frankston, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bark painting depicting a Rainbow Serpent by John Mawurndjul, Marrkolidjban, 1981

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Marrkolidjban, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Mawurndjul
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1981
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Sauvage de la Nouvelle-hollande venant de combattre. (Port Jackson)

Sauvage de la Nouvelle-hollande venant de combattre. (Port J...

The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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Prints
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jacques E. Arago
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1822
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Second Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1889

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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Globularia Nudicaulis

Globularia Nudicaulis

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dead beat

Dead beat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Railway Station, Muswellbrook

Railway Station, Muswellbrook

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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Painting depicts Namarrkon, the Lightning Spirit and dancing mimi spirits by Jimmy Nakkurridjdjilmi Nganjmirra of Gunbalanya, 1970

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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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Jimmy N. Nganjmirra
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1970
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Convict love token from Richard Kedge, 1849

Convict love token from Richard Kedge, 1849

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Moulded wooden lid to cover a Hammond Multiplex typewriter

Moulded wooden lid to cover a Hammond Multiplex typewriter

National Library of Australia collection
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Lids
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New York, New York, United States of America
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Hammond Typewriter Company
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1913
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A group of children on a corner outside a church

A group of children on a corner outside a church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Florence Faithfull seated and holding a fan

Florence Faithfull seated and holding a fan

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Macquarie Street, Sydney

Macquarie 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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Robilt toy train bogie timber wagon

Robilt toy train bogie timber wagon

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Prince Street and Railway Arch, Grafton NSW

Prince Street and Railway Arch, Grafton NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Famous Kennedy Family of Entertainers

The Famous Kennedy Family of Entertainers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mandurama, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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