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Rubus parvifolius

Rubus parvifolius

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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Kogarah Public School

Kogarah Public School

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kogarah, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dinner menu from R.M.S. Otway that has been signed by the Australian cricket team of 1912

Dinner menu from R.M.S. Otway that has been signed by the Au...

Nanette Ward collection
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Menus
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1912
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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Wuhan, China
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1995
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O Gauge House model train USA-type diesel locomotive

O Gauge House model train USA-type diesel locomotive

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy locomotives
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Man in a rowing canoe on a river, with a bridge in the background

Man in a rowing canoe on a river, with a bridge in the backg...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gordon & Gotch (Australiasia) Ltd

Gordon & Gotch (Australiasia) Ltd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1920
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T.S.S. Canberra, 8000 Tons Melbourne - Queensland Service

T.S.S. Canberra, 8000 Tons Melbourne - Queensland Service

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Slipcast terracotta mug with mukata (beanie) design, made by Peter Ward using Ernabella artists designs, for Alice Springs Beanie Festival, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Peter Ward
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2004
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A Johannsen & Co Two Day Marine Chronometer No 8094, with accessories in a wooden case, used in HMAS Hobart

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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A Johannsen & Co
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Now for a cup of Peark's Cocoa, advertising Peark's Coco

Now for a cup of Peark's Cocoa, advertising Peark's Coco

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A bush fire alarm

A bush fire alarm

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Adelaide St. looking south from Wharf St, Brisbane, Q

Adelaide St. looking south from Wharf St, Brisbane, Q

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1948
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain in the witness box...' 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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Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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American fighter aeroplane headdress by Mafali Nona

American fighter aeroplane headdress by Mafali Nona

Solomon and Josephine Ahmat collection
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Headdresses
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Mafili Nona
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Gunvor wrecked April 14th 1912

Gunvor wrecked April 14th 1912

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cornwall, England
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1912
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Paddles
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Lindqvist Two Day Marine Chronometer No 114, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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William Lindqvist
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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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St Therese's School
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Press pass issued by the Federal Territory Police in 1939

Press pass issued by the Federal Territory Police in 1939

Alan Reid collection
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Passes
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Igor Zorich collection
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Spearheads
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Wilmington, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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1947
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Agnes Oswald

Agnes Oswald

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of botanist Daniel Solander

Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of botanis...

Wedgwood & Bentley Portrait Medallions collection
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Portrait medallions
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England
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Wedgwood
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1775
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Numerical braille plate

Numerical braille plate

Dulcie May Magnus collection
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Educational aids
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Australian cuprous halfpenny trading token

Australian cuprous halfpenny trading token

Trading Token collection
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Halfpenny tokens
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Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
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John Pettigrew & Co, Wholesale and Retail General Merchants
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1865
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Postcard showing a three masted ship run aground with the name Chateaubriand

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sturt Bay, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Macquarie Point, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Macquarie Point, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Macquarie Point, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict's parti-coloured black and yellow woollen work jacket, from Campbell Street Goal, Hobart, late 1850s

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Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Jackets
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England
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British Government
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1855
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Bark painting 'Kindaagi the old red plains kangaroo' by Yirawala

Bark painting 'Kindaagi the old red plains kangaroo' by Yira...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Yirawala
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Valentines Series - Scalps

Valentines Series - Scalps

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Photographs
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Fire drill set

Fire drill set

Dr La Mont West collection
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Fire-making equipment
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Billy Boyle
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1964
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Large industrial structure with train carriages on a track below it

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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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Farm workers at Boondara

Farm workers at Boondara

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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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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Philomena
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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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Unknown
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Wooden container 'Snake Dreaming at Tjuntina', painted by Tommy Lowry Tjapaltjarri, 1977

Wooden container 'Snake Dreaming at Tjuntina', painted by To...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Containers
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tommy L. Tjapaltjarri
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1977
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Portrait of David Unaipon by Lyell Dolan

Portrait of David Unaipon by Lyell Dolan

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Lyell Dolan
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1995
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Souvenir of Grand Opening New Drummoyne Theatre

Souvenir of Grand Opening New Drummoyne Theatre

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Drummoyne, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1921
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Australia - A Bush Post Office

Australia - A Bush Post Office

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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1906
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Wet specimen - Horse - heart. This may be the Army horse heart used to compare with Phar Lap's heart at the AIA.

Wet specimen - Horse - heart. This may be the Army horse hea...

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Sir Colin MacKenzie
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Convict love token from G. Holt, 1822

Convict love token from G. Holt, 1822

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Be a True Massey-Ferguson Man - extended play 45 rpm vinyl record and sleeves

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Ilga Tingey collection
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Audio records
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Razorback, Mt Hotham, Vic

Razorback, Mt Hotham, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Hotham, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, Champion Prize

Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, C...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1889
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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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Grand hotel, Healesville, Vic

Grand hotel, 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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Rainforest shield, Tully River area, Queensland made by Andy, 1970

Rainforest shield, Tully River area, Queensland made by Andy...

Gladys Henry collection
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Shields
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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Andy
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1970
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Land Rights by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Land Rights by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Gone aloft

Gone aloft

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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1966 Best and Fairest trophy

1966 Best and Fairest trophy

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Trophies
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Kind Regards From Newtown

Kind Regards From Newtown

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Queenstown, Tas

Queenstown, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queenstown, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spencers Creek Camp

Spencers Creek Camp

Snowy Scheme - Joe Gordon collection
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Photographs
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Spencers Creek, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1951
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Totemic Drawing of Fish and Eggs. (Although this title is listed in file, it does not seem to correspond with the painting)

Totemic Drawing of Fish and Eggs. (Although this title is li...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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