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Symmetrical red-brown boomerang

Symmetrical red-brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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'My flag' by Paul Bong

'My flag' by Paul Bong

Paul Bong collection
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Etchings
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Paul Bong
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2014
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Emu

Emu

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Marlborough Art Co
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'Snake Dreaming at Naruingya', by Yumpuluru Tjungurrayi, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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Yumpuluru Tjungurrayi
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1976
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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London, England
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Presented by The Australian Red Cross Council in recogntion of Twenty Years' Loyal Service

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Australian Red Cross Society
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Superwoman

Superwoman

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Bonds
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Kuring-Gai Chase

Kuring-Gai Chase

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ku-ring-gai Chase, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Nell Millington
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1905
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Panorama from School Hill, Healesville, Vic

Panorama from School Hill, Healesville, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Healesville, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Everyday expressions series

Everyday expressions series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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THE BIGHT WAS A BIT TOO BIG FOR SOME / OF US TO KEEP DOWN

THE BIGHT WAS A BIT TOO BIG FOR SOME / OF US TO KEEP DOWN

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Painting depicts two human figures with four kangaroos and a serpent

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithili
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View of Mooribar St from the Post Office 28/12/1911 [Fire]

View of Mooribar St from the Post Office 28/12/1911 [Fire]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Postmaster General's Department
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1911
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Glass plate negative - Rock engravings, Deception Creek, Red Gorge, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1905 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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Card of Interlaken and Jungfrau

Card of Interlaken and Jungfrau

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Switzerland
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1984
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The lake, Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

The lake, Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Marine Parade, Lorne, Vic

Marine Parade, 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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Harvest of Endurance : A History of the Chinese in Australia 1788-1988

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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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Namatjira and others

Namatjira and others

Ken Welton collection
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Photographic slides
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Albert Namatjira
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1956
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Townsville. Flinders Street.

Townsville. Flinders Street.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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TO QUARANTINE LAUNCH AEDES

TO QUARANTINE LAUNCH AEDES

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Signs
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Torrens Island, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1930
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Painting on canvas by Jane Gordon

Painting on canvas by Jane Gordon

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Jane Gordon
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National Park N.S.W.

National Park N.S.W.

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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Convict love token from R. Cooper

Convict love token from R. Cooper

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Photographic portrait of Jessie Galloway

Photographic portrait of Jessie Galloway

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Postcard featuring a printed portrait of Edwin Wesley Howard Fowles

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Edwin L. Fowles
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Convict love token engraved with the initials T.P. and M.F., 1846

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Timothy Millett collection
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Part of a pressed up ice ridge, Seal Bay

Part of a pressed up ice ridge, Seal Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Top hat worn by Henry Bayton Somer Gullett MC OAM

Top hat worn by Henry Bayton Somer Gullett MC OAM

Wight-Gullett collection
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Top hats
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London, England
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Richard Hunt & Co Pty Ltd
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1960
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Painted shell with seascape from Torres Strait Islands

Painted shell with seascape from Torres Strait Islands

Axel and Roslyn Poignant collection
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Artworks
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Album containing 20 menus, 12 seating plans and 23 photographs from Parliament House in Canberra, dating from 1927 to 1944

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Betty Hall collection
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Albums
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1927
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Convict love token from Maria Hunt, 1848

Convict love token from Maria Hunt, 1848

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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When A Man Grows Old!

When A Man Grows Old!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Auckland, North Island, New Zealand
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Harding & Billings
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White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer Celtic

White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer Celtic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcard depicting an image of Mr E.I Cole and Mr W.H. Ayr of the Bohemian Dramatic Company

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scare Campaign

Scare Campaign

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Patrick Cook
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1998
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Glass plate negative - Heavitree Gap, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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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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1923
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Greetings from Australia

Greetings from Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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On the Beach at Manly, Sydney

On the Beach at Manly, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Invoice

Invoice

ET Fealy collection
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Invoices
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Cream can

Cream can

David Crane and Alice Sutton collection no. 1
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Milk cans
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Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia
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Y'iwarra Kultu Warakurnala Kutu (The Road to Warakurna) by Jean Burke

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Warakurna Tjanpi collection no.2
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Sculptures
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Jean I. Burke
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In Borrowed Plumes - Sir Harry Rawson in Swagman Attire

In Borrowed Plumes - Sir Harry Rawson in Swagman Attire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Bradley' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Bradley' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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Sketchbook, 'RDS Garden', Diana Boyer

Sketchbook, 'RDS Garden', Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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Sketchbooks
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Diana Boyer
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sambo [crossed out], King of Mount Morris, W.M. Hill

Sambo [crossed out], King of Mount Morris, W.M. Hill

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Charleville, Queensland, Australia
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W M Hill
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Paddy Pallin brand Khaki canvas backpack associated with Milo Dunphy

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Backpacks
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Bone cast of Dipotodon foot SF 30:9

Bone cast of Dipotodon foot SF 30:9

South Australian Museum collection no. 1
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Plaster casts
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Courtroom sketch 'Justice Muirhead.' by Veronica O'Leary, October 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Justice Muirhead.' by Veronica O'Leary, Oc...

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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Glass plate negative - Men showing their scars,  Port George IV, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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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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1916
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Portrait photograph of Paddy Wainburranga

Portrait photograph of Paddy Wainburranga

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Pin cushion in the shape of a shoe

Pin cushion in the shape of a shoe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pincushions
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The Cave, Mt Gambier, SA

The Cave, 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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Coleman's Shop. Camden

Coleman's Shop. Camden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tjamu Tjukurrpa by Cecily Winiragu Yates

Tjamu Tjukurrpa by Cecily Winiragu Yates

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Cecily W. Yates
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2011
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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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