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Greetings from Yass

Greetings from Yass

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Group of people sitting on the verandah of the Bluestone Cottage at Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Untitled work on paper, in the style of a bark painting, Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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St. Mary's Cathedral, Sydney

St. Mary's Cathedral, 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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Invitation addressed to Mr and Mrs Burton for the wedding of Elizabeth Duffield and Howard Dossor, 1958

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Colledge Family collection
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Wedding invitations
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John 'Jack' Burton
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1958
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Circular metal film canister used by Frank Hurley

Circular metal film canister used by Frank Hurley

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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Frank Hurley
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Postcard featuring a photographic montage of a mother and daughter with an image of a soldier about them

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1916
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Snake sculpture

Snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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1982
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Courtroom sketch of Lindy Chamberlain testifying by Veronica O'Leary, dated 13 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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Group of school boys

Group of school boys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Booklet on embroidery

Booklet on embroidery

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Instruction booklets
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Grand stand at East Melbourne Cricket Ground

Grand stand at East Melbourne Cricket Ground

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1921
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His First Home -

His First Home - "The Sydney Mail" On the Land Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation Poster

Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation Poster

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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One-piece black satin and chiffon dress with beaded applique

One-piece black satin and chiffon dress with beaded applique

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Carved wooden sculpture of a parrot fish 'Yambirrku'

Carved wooden sculpture of a parrot fish 'Yambirrku'

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baluka Maymuru
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1999
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Pencil

Pencil

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pencils
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Cave owl

Cave owl

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nullarbor Plain, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Just in time

Just in time

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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Wooden cinema seats

Wooden cinema seats

Lisa Milner collection
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Seats
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Bowraville, New South Wales, Australia
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Unused envelope with black printing, advertising FEDERAL SUPERPHOSPHATE

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Valley camping ground, Wye River, Vic

Valley camping ground, Wye River, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wye River, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Botanic Gardens, Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Spear with green-tinged clear glass 'Kimberley Point' blade

Spear with green-tinged clear glass 'Kimberley Point' blade

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 2
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Spears
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Commercial Street, Mt Gambier, SA

Commercial Street, 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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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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A Century at Moore Park Best Exhibit Beef Shorthorns 1882-1982

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Medals
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1882
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William Pitt Faithfull seated in a chair in a studio setting

William Pitt Faithfull seated in a chair in a studio setting

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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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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Gabrini Kerinaiua
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Matching cased pair of French .50 calibre duelling pistols with accessories, used by Sir Thomas Mitchell in Sydney in 1851

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Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 2
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Duelling pistols
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France
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Acier
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1851
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Seven page letter from John Close to Alice Close, Antarctica 1911

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John Collinson Close collection
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Letters
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jackie Tipungwuti
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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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Concepta Palipuaminni
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Letter from Maurice Horn, discussing illustrations for the book he is editing titled

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Maurice Horn
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1977
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The Mayor (Alderman H. Bell D.L) leading the music. Jubilee of Vernon Park

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Vernon Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Painted boomerang with central landscape motif, from Cherbourg

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Boomerangs
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Cherbourg, Queensland, Australia
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Central Launceston, Tas

Central Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wayback

Wayback

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Whale, Dianmeri - Yirrkala, 1948

The Whale, Dianmeri - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan Marika
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1948
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Child on Rocking Horse

Child on Rocking Horse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Kodak
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominic Tipiloura
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Milson's Point

Milson's Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Milsons Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Billy, King of Bonnie Doon, Lorne

Billy, King of Bonnie Doon, Lorne

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Postcard featuring a jockey on a horse - David

Postcard featuring a jockey on a horse - David

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain listens [to] Michael giving evidence' by Veronica O'Leary, 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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'Subject No.9 - Prime Ministers' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1988
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Message stick

Message stick

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1985
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Elongated diamond-shaped burnished wooden parrying shield decorated with blue pigment

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19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Shields
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Upper Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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1840
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Letter to Mr R C Davey, Chief Finance Officer, New York, from Jim Coleman of J B Young, mentioning an earlier letter sent to Mr H C Menzies

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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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1965
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Canoe Kangaroo Men Fish

Canoe Kangaroo Men Fish

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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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spearthrowers
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Reggie Jackson
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Registered envelope addressed to J H Collinson Close, Mosman, NSW

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John Collinson Close collection
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Envelopes
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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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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Unknown
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Black and white photograph depicting Amy Hudson batting at Interstate Championships in Brisbane in 1933

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Amy Hudson collection
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Photographs
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Amy Hudson
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1933
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Woodbine House, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Woodbine House, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Western Australia versus Victoria 3 Sept 1964

Western Australia versus Victoria 3 Sept 1964

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Circumcision  Ceremony.

Circumcision Ceremony.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nobadbara
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1964
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