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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Ceramic vase shaped as a gothic buttress

Ceramic vase shaped as a gothic buttress

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Vases
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1900
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Shopping area Myrtleford, Vic

Shopping area Myrtleford, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Myrtleford, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Family on the veranda of a house

Family on the veranda of a house

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Pocket-size diary of 1954 belonging to Edna Thompson, containing details of her daily activities while living in Japan

Pocket-size diary of 1954 belonging to Edna Thompson, contai...

Thompson Family collection
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Diaries
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Japan
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Edna M. Thompson
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1954
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Typus orbis descriptione Ptolemaei

Typus orbis descriptione Ptolemaei

Typus Orbis Descriptione Ptolemaei Map collection
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Maps
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Alexandria, Egypt
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Ptolemy
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1540
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Christmas card from Governor General William Slim, 1958

Christmas card from Governor General William Slim, 1958

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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William Slim
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1958
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Aboriginals, NSW

Aboriginals, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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La Perouse

La Perouse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs F Clarke
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1908
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Brisbane Q. The Town Hall

Brisbane Q. The Town Hall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1906
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Wool from Wayback

Wool from Wayback

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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View over water, with a fence in the foreground

View over water, with a fence in the foreground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scout's Fireman badge certificate

Scout's Fireman badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1943
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Mary Knight-Gregson and her mother driving in a sulky

Mary Knight-Gregson and her mother driving in a sulky

Mary Willsallen collection
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Florence Faithfull in profile seated on a rocking chair.

Florence Faithfull in profile seated on a rocking chair.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Greetings from the Antipodes [image of Aboriginal woman wearing red spotted scarf]

Greetings from the Antipodes [image of Aboriginal woman wear...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Yakapiri (bark sandals)

Yakapiri (bark sandals)

Canning Stock Route collection
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Sandals
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Nyangkarni P. K-Lyons
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2008
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London Bridge cave, Tenterfield, NSW

London Bridge cave, Tenterfield, NSW

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

Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Aborigines

Australian Aborigines

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts
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Aboriginal breastplate for Peter, King of Tchanning

Aboriginal breastplate for Peter, King of Tchanning

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Tchanning, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Edmund Milne Snr
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1931
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They stood still in front of her

They stood still in front of her

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Bark painting depicts a large white canoe containing five people, above a long-necked bird and two large lizards

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Reverend A Dyer collection
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Not provided
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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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Letter is from J A Coleman of J B Young, asking Mr Menzies, Senior Trade Commissioner, New York, to attend an awards function in New York, on their behalf

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Business letters
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New York, United States of America
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J A. Colman
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1964
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De-Buigh's Bridge, Upper Lane Cove River, Pymble

De-Buigh's Bridge, Upper Lane Cove River, Pymble

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Kaninjaku' by Kumpaya Girgaba, 2008

'Kaninjaku' by Kumpaya Girgaba, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Parnngurr, Western Australia, Australia
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Kumpaya Girgaba
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2008
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St Andrew's Cathedral, Town hall and George Street

St Andrew's Cathedral, Town hall and George Street

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Bags
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Francis Edgar Williams
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1922
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Postcard depicting Ann Pennington

Postcard depicting Ann Pennington

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1923
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North Sydney

North Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Buchanan hospital children's ward

Buchanan hospital children's ward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Laughing Jackass

Laughing Jackass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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New England University, Armidale, NSW

New England University, Armidale, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
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University of New England
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Australia for ever!

Australia for ever!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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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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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Postcard featuring a comic pen and ink sketch of :

Postcard featuring a comic pen and ink sketch of :"Recruits ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cash book

Cash book

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ledgers
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Katoomba Falls, Katoomba, Blue Mts, NSW

Katoomba Falls, Katoomba, Blue Mts, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Katoomba Falls, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Copy of the chairman's address to the 1981 Annual General Meeting of Grace Bros Holdings Limited

Copy of the chairman's address to the 1981 Annual General Me...

J B Young Ltd collection
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Annual reports
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Grace Bros
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1981
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Watson's Bay, Sydney

Watson's Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Sawfish.

Sawfish.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nandabitta
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1969
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Street parade outside the Western Dental Rooms

Street parade outside the Western Dental Rooms

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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1945
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Quota Club Bathurst

Quota Club Bathurst

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of 11 men posing in front of a bell shaped tent

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Toy brown velvet kangaroo covered with fundrasising badges from World War One

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Terence Lane collection
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Toy animals
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1914
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Poem

Poem

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Our Boys Blotter Correspondence Card

Our Boys Blotter Correspondence Card

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Railway map of Australia, 1919, showing connections between West Australia and Queensland

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Frank and John Burdett collection
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Maps
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Western Australia, Australia
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Loreen Samson
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1919
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Cartoon of Philippines presidential candidate Cory Aquino running alongside a tank being driven by President Ferdinand Marcos

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Philippines
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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View from Chisholm's Hill, Bowral

View from Chisholm's Hill, 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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Croxley notebook with a brown card cover, featuring a red crest of a lion with the text

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Austin Byrne collection no. 1
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Notebooks
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1970
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Camel Cull by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2012

Camel Cull by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2012

Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2012
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Child with a billycart standing beside a picket fence, outside a timber house.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dural, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Custom House

The Custom House

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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1849
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Postcard addressed to Master D. Mackenzie in Yass

Postcard addressed to Master D. Mackenzie in Yass

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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The Argonauts Club

The Argonauts Club

Australian Broadcasting Corporation collection no. 1
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Membership certificates
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