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Leitz Wetzlar dissecting light monocular microscope

Leitz Wetzlar dissecting light monocular microscope

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Wetzlar, Germany
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Leitz Wetzlar
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Message stick

Message stick

Enid Bowden collection
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Message sticks
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Christmas Greetings: Australian Sheep Shearing Shed -

Christmas Greetings: Australian Sheep Shearing Shed -

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Group of school boys with sashes and medals, who are standing with a Marist Brother

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Archives of the Australian Province of the Marist Fathers
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Golden yellow poplin dress with Australian wildflower applique

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Tania Verstak collection
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Dresses
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The Marriage of The Prince of Wales and Lady Diana Spencer, Wednesday 29th July 1981

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Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Biscuit tins
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Prince Charles P.
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1981
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First Prize, Needlework, awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for her 'Jacobean bird' textile panel at the 1970 Sunshine Coast Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Nambour, Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1970
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Piquancy

Piquancy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Charles D. Gibson
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Painting depicts a bird with pronounced bill

Painting depicts a bird with pronounced bill

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Milk agitator used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

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Conway Tighe collection
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Dairy equipment
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Open Hearth Dept. (Filling Ingot Moulds)

Open Hearth Dept. (Filling Ingot Moulds)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Dan, Chief of the Wiljakali

Dan, Chief of the Wiljakali

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Pair of leather leggings from WW1 Light Horse uniform

Pair of leather leggings from WW1 Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military equipment
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Small model canoe made from stringy bark

Small model canoe made from stringy bark

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Models
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Vernon Graham
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Mercer Marine Survey Chronometer No 14898 mounted in cylindrical metal case with lid

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1907
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Black and white photograph of US swimmers Charlotte Boyle, Alice Lord, Ethelda Bleibtrey and Leslie Bunyan, 1919

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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New York, United States of America
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Miss Charlotte Boyle
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1919
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Custom-made hay baling hooks

Custom-made hay baling hooks

Barry Cranston collection
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Hooks
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1950
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Artist's sketchbook with abstract geometric petroglyph, rock rubbings, drawings and embossed prints worked in lead pencil and coloured pencil [Petroglyph Diary]

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Judith-Rose Thomas colle...
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Sketchbooks
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Tasmania, Australia
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Judith R. Thomas
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Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn, NSW, Australia, 22 May 1914

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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The Black Ant, Uaipa

The Black Ant, Uaipa

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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Unknown
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1948
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Black and white negative glass lantern slide - Strawbridge Springs, eastern Tomkinson Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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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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1903
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Cream coloured envelope

Cream coloured envelope

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Silver Challenge cup presented to L Emanuel 1878

Silver Challenge cup presented to L Emanuel 1878

Emanuel Family collection
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Trophies
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hardy Bros, Silversmiths and Jewellers
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1878
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Film negative - Horses watering, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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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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1928
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Willanga Cottages by Gordon Syron

Willanga Cottages by Gordon Syron

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1982
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Undiscovered #4, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

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Michael Cook collection
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Prints
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Mr Michael Cook
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2010
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'Kunawarratji' by Nora Wompi, 2007

'Kunawarratji' by Nora Wompi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Nora Wompi
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2007
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Ships titled Louisiana, Alabama and Minnesota

Ships titled Louisiana, Alabama and Minnesota

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The home of Anthony Hordern's famous low prices - The new palace emporium on the historic slope of Brickfield Hill

The home of Anthony Hordern's famous low prices - The new pa...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hope Faithfull, Clarice Faithfull-Anderson and Lilian Faithfull-Anderson on the steps of Camelot

Hope Faithfull, Clarice Faithfull-Anderson and Lilian Faithf...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Kath Bryden

Kath Bryden

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Edwards' National Hotel

Edwards' National Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Paddles
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Postcard featuring Tramways in Elsternwick

Postcard featuring Tramways in Elsternwick

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1937
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Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph of the 1946-47 Victorian Women's Cricket Team

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Nance Pownall collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Melba Studios
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1946
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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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Leah Kerinaiua
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Certificate

Certificate

Colledge Family collection
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Prize certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1949
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Dally Messengers'  NSW Rugby League cap

Dally Messengers' NSW Rugby League cap

Stan Single collection
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Caps
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New South Wales, Australia
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Herbert H. Messenger III
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1907
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Preliminary Inspection Report from Light Plane Services, 30 April 1981-6 May 1981

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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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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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Vauxhall car parked outside a shed

Vauxhall car parked outside a shed

Colledge Family collection
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Photographs
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'Kumpupirnily' by Billy Atkins, 2008

'Kumpupirnily' by Billy Atkins, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Billy Atkins
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2008
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Margaret Anglin

Margaret Anglin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Talma & Co
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Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne

Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Art Series
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No 2. How We Beat The Favourite

No 2. How We Beat The Favourite

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Charles Hammond
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Botanical Gardens - Sydney

Botanical Gardens - Sydney

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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Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by Herbert Basedow

Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by H...

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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1922
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Up The Straight

Up The Straight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Olga Dorfner

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Olga Dorfner

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Philadelphia, United States of America
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Miss Olga Dorfner
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1917
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Flock of sheep with rams in foreground; Boondara, Aug 1918

Flock of sheep with rams in foreground; Boondara, Aug 1918

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Armbands
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Black and white lantern slide of four portraits - Mr and Mrs Campbell and Mr and Mrs Keightly

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Christies Auction collection
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Lantern slides
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Ben Hall
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1863
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Portrait photograph of Michael Riley

Portrait photograph of Michael Riley

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Group of public school students in a theatrical production

Group of public school students in a theatrical production

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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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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Bushranger medal - Faithfull family

Bushranger medal - Faithfull family

Robert Faithfull collection no. 1
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Medals
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Hardy Bros, Silversmiths and Jewellers
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