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Identity badge belonging to Jack Heenan showing the Holden logo

Identity badge belonging to Jack Heenan showing the Holden l...

Jack Heenan collection
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Identity badges
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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The bush fire

The bush fire

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

Armidale Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Burwood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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QSL card for VK5LD

QSL card for VK5LD

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears, mouth and teeth

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Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Armband

Armband

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Dean Golja
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1948
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Model of bark canoe from Melville or Bathurst Island

Model of bark canoe from Melville or Bathurst Island

Charles Hart collection
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Models
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Dr George Horne
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1926
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Oval woven fibre basket

Oval woven fibre basket

Ursula McConnel collection
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Baskets
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Miss Ursula H. McConnel
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1930
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TSS Karoola

TSS Karoola

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1922
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Convict love token from Thomas Winfield, 1838

Convict love token from Thomas Winfield, 1838

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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View from Railway Tower, Sydney

View from Railway Tower, 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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token showing a couple in elegant dress

Convict love token showing a couple in elegant dress

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Daguerreotype portrait of man in military uniform mounted in a brown union case with a red velvet lining

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Story of St George-Budapest Sports Club

The Story of St George-Budapest Sports Club

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Books
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A palace or grand house in France

A palace or grand house in France

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, showing horses hitched to wagons loaded with wool bales

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Photographic portrait of a man and woman

Photographic portrait of a man and woman

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Portrait photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Opossum Tree Dreaming.

Opossum Tree Dreaming.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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Film negative - Smithy at Mt. Davies camp, Tomkinson Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Untitled basket by Nancy Nyanyarna Jackson

Untitled basket by Nancy Nyanyarna Jackson

Warakurna Tjanpi collection no.2
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Baskets
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Nancy N. Jackson
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Painting no. 8, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - The young Bil-bil brothers come running in for shelter

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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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Watson's Bay

Watson's Bay

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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Loch Scaraig Skye

Loch Scaraig Skye

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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QSL card for VK3TL

QSL card for VK3TL

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Perfume bottle

Perfume bottle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Perfume bottles
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Mulberry Tree, Oldest Fruit Tree in the State, Kingscote, K.I.

Mulberry Tree, Oldest Fruit Tree in the State, Kingscote, K....

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearheads
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First of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - England

First of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - Engla...

Joan Richmond collection
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Coxley, Somerset, England
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1932
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Royal Agricultural & Horticultural Society of South Australia Incor...
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1935
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Footbridge, Lake Wollundry, Wagga, NSW

Footbridge, Lake Wollundry, Wagga, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Harvest of Endurance : A History of the Chinese in Australia 1788-1988

Harvest of Endurance : A History of the Chinese in Australia...

Australia-China Friendship Society collection
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Scrolls
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Australia
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Mr Mo Xiangyi
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1987
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Album containing documents, drawings and photographs relating to the Bendigo Pottery [Vol D, 1-56]

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Albums
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Postcard featuring Broken Hill

Postcard featuring Broken Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Certificate

Certificate

Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Certificates
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Valley of the Tweed, Murwillumbah

Valley of the Tweed, Murwillumbah

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1937
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Half plate field camera

Half plate field camera

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Australian Aborigines League banner made by Bill Onus

Australian Aborigines League banner made by Bill Onus

Gary Foley collection
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Banners
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Bill Onus
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1945
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1890, Special Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1890
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Letter from Benny Zable to the Organisers of ANZART, 1985

Letter from Benny Zable to the Organisers of ANZART, 1985

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Letters
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1985
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No 1. How We Beat The Favourite

No 1. How We Beat The Favourite

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Charles Hammond
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Wreck of SS Malabar 2 April 1931

Wreck of SS Malabar 2 April 1931

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Malabar Bay, Malabar, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Burns Philp & Company Limited
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1931
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Cathedral Square, Christchurch, N.Z

Cathedral Square, Christchurch, N.Z

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom)

Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children, Jessie, Phylli...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Fairies were dancing in and out

Fairies were dancing in and out

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Australian Palace, Queensland Court, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

Australian Palace, Queensland Court, Franco-British Exhibiti...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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QSL card for VK-RJ

QSL card for VK-RJ

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Balmain Sydney - A Happy New year

Balmain Sydney - A Happy New year

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Children's sports Empire day 1908

Children's sports Empire day 1908

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Bark painting 'The butterflies who sustain the 'shades' with nectar' by Binyinyuwuy, Milingimbi, 1967

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinyuwuy
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1967
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Calling of the Dolphins

Calling of the Dolphins

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Johnny Daylight-Lacey
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1999
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Head and torso of large scale Kewpie doll performance prop

Head and torso of large scale Kewpie doll performance prop

Sydney 2000 Olympic Games collection
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Performing arts equipment
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Ray Maple
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1968
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Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Embroidery sampler

Embroidery sampler

Rose Pellet Sampler collection
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Textile samplers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Rose A. Pellet
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1847
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Constance Mary Faithfull's three-piece lady's riding habit

Constance Mary Faithfull's three-piece lady's riding habit

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Riding habits
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Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1934 - 56th place medal

Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1934 - 56th place medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1934
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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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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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