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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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Mt Canoblas, Orange, NSW

Mt Canoblas, Orange, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Orange, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from Richard Crucknell, 1831

Convict love token from Richard Crucknell, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Australian Cricket team dressed in suits and photographed in a garden

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographic postcards
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Bristol, England
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1921
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Morning Star

Morning Star

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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Niljermarija
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1969
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Mourning disc

Mourning disc

Charles Hart collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Film negative - Nell Basedow walking toward house, Yalata station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Glass plate negative - Aboriginal postman carrying mail between Nullabor station, South Australia, and Eucla, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Two women sitting on the veranda of a house called

Two women sitting on the veranda of a house called "Ovalau"

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Mourning card for Isabella Lewis

Mourning card for Isabella Lewis

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Mourning cards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1798
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Ceramic jardiniere

Ceramic jardiniere

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Jardinieres
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1889
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Dugong in tail down position, carved from wongai wood by Paul Tom, Moa Island

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Paul Tom collection
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Wood carvings
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Moa Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Reverend Paul Tom
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2002
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Linum marginale

Linum marginale

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Phyllis Boydell (nee Harris) - portrait by Cazneaux

Phyllis Boydell (nee Harris) - portrait by Cazneaux

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Group of little people dressed in evening wear

Group of little people dressed in evening wear

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The pioneer

The pioneer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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The Printing Press

The Printing Press

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John W. Alexander
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View at Fiveways, Kalorama, Vic

View at Fiveways, Kalorama, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kalorama, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Fire Brigade Procession passing Post-Office Goulbourn, N.S.W

Fire Brigade Procession passing Post-Office Goulbourn, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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New South Wales Fire Brigade
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1907
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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Little person balancing on one leg on a ball

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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View from Oliver's Hill, Frankston, Vic

View from Oliver's Hill, Frankston, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Olivers Hill, Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - India

Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - India

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Bombay, India
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1931
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Kelp water carrier

Kelp water carrier

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Rachel Quillart collection
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Containers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Rachel Quillart
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Australian National Band (World Tour) Staff

Australian National Band (World Tour) Staff

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Photogelatine Engraving Co.
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Macquarie Street from Sydney Harbour showing the Conservatorium of Music, Sydney, NSW

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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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A young Prince of Wales wearing a cap

A young Prince of Wales wearing a cap

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Brockbank & Atkins Chronometer No 1437

Brockbank & Atkins Chronometer No 1437

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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Hysterical Penguins

Hysterical Penguins

Behind the Lines 2008 collection
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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Plate No. 12  in Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No. 12 in Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Group of Ostriches

Group of Ostriches

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Salvation Army Citadel in Russell Street, Bathurst

Salvation Army Citadel in Russell Street, Bathurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Salvation Army
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1934
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Saint Kevin

Saint Kevin

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Simon Letch
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2007
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Gt. Collins St., looking West, from Russell St. Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Blue bird of paradise

Blue bird of paradise

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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Compliments of the Season [Boat in a harbour]

Compliments of the Season [Boat in a harbour]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Expectancy

Expectancy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Charles D. Gibson
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Wahlenbergia gracilis

Wahlenbergia gracilis

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Ford Street, Beechworth, Vic

Ford Street, Beechworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Letter from Samuel Bromley to Thomas Mussen, June 1865

Letter from Samuel Bromley to Thomas Mussen, June 1865

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Reverend Samuel Bromley
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1865
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Seven Sisters

Seven Sisters

Songlines - Tjampawa Katie Kawiny collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Tjampawa K. Kawiny
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2013
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Taj Mahal diorama, used with the Rocket Clock

Taj Mahal diorama, used with the Rocket Clock

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) - Play School collection ...
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Dioramas
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Ceramic ginger beer jar

Ceramic ginger beer jar

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Jars
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Mr William Derham
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1908
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Main Entrance, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Main Entrance, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Launching of New Manly Steamer 'Binngarra' at Woolwich Dockyard

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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1905
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White wooden 'make-do' stool made by soldier settler Harry Newman at Narrogin, Western Australia, in 1922

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Harry and Natalie Newman collection
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Stools
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Narrogin Agricultural Area, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Henry '. Newman
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1922
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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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Message stick

Message stick

University of Sydney collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1957
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Green Frog

Green Frog

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sylvester V. Fernando
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Fibre basket by Renette Biljabu, 2008

Fibre basket by Renette Biljabu, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Renette Biljabu
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2008
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Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Chamberlain' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 13 October 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Chamberlain' by Veronica O'Leary, date...

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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Boat passing between the pylons of a partially constructed bridge

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

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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Not provided
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Wallace's bird of paradise

Wallace's bird of paradise

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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Abermain colliery

Abermain colliery

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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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1949
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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