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Child's drawing - These are the tamarind trees the Macassans bought to Drimmie Head by Alison Wukutjpa

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Alison Wukutjpa
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Terre de Diemen. Paraberi  XI

Terre de Diemen. Paraberi XI

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Nicholas Petit
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1803
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anna Maria
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'Sugu Mawa' by Alick Tipoti, 2011

'Sugu Mawa' by Alick Tipoti, 2011

Alick Tipoti collection no. 3
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Alick Tipoti
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Neville P. Japangardi
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Child's drawing - Campsite by May

Child's drawing - Campsite by May

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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May Miorgar
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Nurses Against Nuclear War

Nurses Against Nuclear War

Barbara Joyce Wright collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Seven assorted metal needles and latch hooks

Seven assorted metal needles and latch hooks

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Acme thread gauge

Acme thread gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Burradoo Railway Station

Burradoo Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1907
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Postcard featuring a watercolour drawing of twined Australian and Union Jack flags

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Bruce Bell
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National park

National park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1907
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Lettercard - NSW

Lettercard - NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Robyn
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Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Rae Page collection
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Make the most of this it may be the last piece of veneer you see

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Janeene Wallwork collection
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Information sheets
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Queensland, Australia
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Concerned Ladies Action Group
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1987
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Vesteys Suck Black Blood

Vesteys Suck Black Blood

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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AERIAL VIEW SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE. NEW SOUTH WALES.

AERIAL VIEW SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE. NEW SOUTH WALES.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Nose bone

Nose bone

Stan Mitchell collection
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Personal adornments
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Nicholson Homestead, Western Australia, Australia
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Circular cotton doily with a 'Hairpin Work' lace fringe, made in Orbost, Victoria, in the late 1800s

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Una May Irvine collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Orbost, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Helena E. Roadknight
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1870
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Child's drawing - Group of people in canoe rowing towards land by Guypungara

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Guypunyuru
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Betting board

Betting board

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Commonwealth Parliament coffee cup

Commonwealth Parliament coffee cup

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Coffee cups
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England
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Wedgwood
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1988
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Straight back panel saw

Straight back panel saw

John Docker collection
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Saws
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Iron garden gate from Rosedale homestead

Iron garden gate from Rosedale homestead

Rosedale Homestead collection
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Gates
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1894
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ngalpuntja
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Fred Daly standing with two unidentified men and an unidentified woman. Berlin Sept 1961

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Fred Daly collection
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Slip gauge

Slip gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Mimis on purple background

Mimis on purple background

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Berry's Bay, Sydney

Berry's Bay, 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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Clothing ration card issued by the Commonwealth of Australia, 1947

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Ration cards
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Arncliffe, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1947
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Presbyterian Church Goulburn

Presbyterian Church Goulburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kelp container by Verna Nichols

Kelp container by Verna Nichols

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Containers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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Government House - from Farm Cove Sydney

Government House - from Farm Cove Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Wedding of Pamela Marion Faithfull to John Hawthorne Hall in 1945

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Rock of Ages, Burrington Combe, 10 December 1907

Rock of Ages, Burrington Combe, 10 December 1907

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Somerset, England
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1907
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Durban Whaling Industry A Blue Whale

Durban Whaling Industry A Blue Whale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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Wooden digging stick made by Jack Shepherd

Wooden digging stick made by Jack Shepherd

Edmund Milne collection
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Digging sticks
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Central Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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Jack Shepherd
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1913
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The Printing Machine

The Printing Machine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessert dishes
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Portable geiger counter and ratemeter

Portable geiger counter and ratemeter

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geiger counters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Austronic Engineering Laboratories Pty Ltd
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Bark painting depicts six human figures with hair gathered into cone shape at top of heads

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Brown kelp water carrier by Patsy Cameron

Brown kelp water carrier by Patsy Cameron

Patsy Cameron collection no. 3
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Water containers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Aunty Patsy Cameron
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Fenced industrial area

Fenced industrial area

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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It is/It isn't

It is/It isn't

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1993
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Man holding reins of horse with its front legs on a stool

Man holding reins of horse with its front legs on a stool

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Set of headphones, and two additional sets of headsets and ear pieces

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Ernest B Phillips collection
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Headphones
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1960
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Milisi di Timor barat

Milisi di Timor barat

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Leaflets
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Wild flowers, New South Wales

Wild flowers, New South Wales

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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A Tribute to Lord Kitchener

A Tribute to Lord Kitchener

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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1916
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Dolphin Dance

Dolphin Dance

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Argent Street (Looking North), Broken Hill

Argent Street (Looking North), Broken Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Surf Bathing, Manly, Sydney, N.S.W.

Surf Bathing, Manly, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Swain and Co
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting Matthew Flinders

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Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1774
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Brooch featuring a kangaroo mounted on two miniature replica brass bullets

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Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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1915
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Long building with a high roof and three arches along one side

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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