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'Bama Bama story - rats from  Manguldji', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1967

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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Leptospermum laevigatum

Leptospermum laevigatum

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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Letter from William Gray addressed to Janet Templeton, beginning 'My Dear Cousin, The case sent here-with is by Mr Guthrie...', dated 2 March 1814

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Diana Baxter collection no. 2
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Personal letters
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Glasgow, Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1814
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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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When we are married, we'll send to Seymour's of Marrickville for everything

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Vale and Pearson
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'Wawuru', bark painting, native plant species

'Wawuru', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2013
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Letter from Alexander Mussen to Thomas Mussen, February 1856

Letter from Alexander Mussen to Thomas Mussen, February 1856

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Alexander Mussen
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1856
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Black and white photograph of Florence Faithfull at Springfield on Lilian Faithfull's wedding day

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Martin Place, Sydney NSW

Martin Place, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Martin Place, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Courtroom sketch 'Professor Barry Boettcher. professor forensic science, Newcastle University.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 30 September 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Martin
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Tree

Tree

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Split Point from coast, Lorne

Split Point from coast, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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1938 Christmas card written by Lilian Faithfull Anderson

1938 Christmas card written by Lilian Faithfull Anderson

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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1938
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Wet specimen - Koala - arm muscles

Wet specimen - Koala - arm muscles

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Homemade Barramundi fishing line

Homemade Barramundi fishing line

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Fishing equipment
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Boat harbour, Eildon Weir, Vic

Boat harbour, Eildon Weir, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Eildon Reservoir, Eildon, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Searchlight Practice, U.S.A. Fleet

Searchlight Practice, U.S.A. Fleet

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Breaking camp

Breaking camp

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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Mourning discs

Mourning discs

Charles Hart collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Photographic prints depicting the toy theatre

Photographic prints depicting the toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1950
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Campbell Arcade, Melbourne, Vic. Subway from Flinders Street Railway Station to Delgraves Street

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Listen in to 2GB Every Sunday at 9am

Listen in to 2GB Every Sunday at 9am

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia
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1938
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Balmoral Beach, Sydney, NSW

Balmoral Beach, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph of East Esplanade, Manly, NSW

Black and white photograph of East Esplanade, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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After the Riot

After the Riot

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Port Phillip Farmers Society 1859 'Hay Cart'

Port Phillip Farmers Society 1859 'Hay Cart'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1859
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Courtroom sketch 'Bradley' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Bradley' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Sandra Gallagher
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Letter that deals with the sale of the Fealy business to Fielder's Bakery, 1968

Letter that deals with the sale of the Fealy business to Fie...

ET Fealy collection
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Business letters
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1968
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The Bridge, Macksville, NSW

The Bridge, Macksville, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Macksville, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Silver ring with green stone

Silver ring with green stone

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Rings
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Australia
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1939
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The Town Hall at Nguiu

The Town Hall at Nguiu

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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Anacleta Timaepatua
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Canberra Oriental Hotel. Kings Cross. Sydney. N.S.W

Canberra Oriental Hotel. Kings Cross. Sydney. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bead plane used during the construction of Old Parliament House

Bead plane used during the construction of Old Parliament Ho...

George Henry Taylor collection
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Bead planes
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1926
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Squares on pale brown

Squares on pale brown

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Wellington Caves

Wellington Caves

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wellington Caves, Wellington, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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Navy dome shaped hat worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

Navy dome shaped hat worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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Hats
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R M. Docker
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1955
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Booklet titled 'NRMA Touring Grounds Around Sydney'

Booklet titled 'NRMA Touring Grounds Around Sydney'

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The National Roads and Motorists' Association
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Woman sitting in a garden near a fence with a baby on her lap - Yvonne 3 months old

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Thompson Family collection
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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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Unknown
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The Double Two shirt means Double Wear and Double Value ... At David Jones

The Double Two shirt means Double Wear and Double Value ... ...

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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David Jones Ltd
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1946
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Book titled 'Pelmanism The Will to Conquer Lesson No.3'

Book titled 'Pelmanism The Will to Conquer Lesson No.3'

Thompson Family collection
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Books
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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Cartoon depicting a casting director in a TV studio

Cartoon depicting a casting director in a TV studio

Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominica Katjirr
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Dictionary of Architecture.

Dictionary of Architecture.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reference books
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Rabbit trap

Rabbit trap

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Rabbit traps
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Alsophila Australis

Alsophila Australis

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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1873
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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'Wakwak/Dhatum/Dirrpu/Dherran/Nindan', bark painting, native plant species

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Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2013
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Media pass for the 1982 Royal visit

Media pass for the 1982 Royal visit

Graeme Thomson collection
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Passes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1982
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Undiscovered #8, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

Undiscovered #8, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook...

Michael Cook collection
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Prints
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Mr Michael Cook
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2010
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Soldiers' Pay Book of James Taylor

Soldiers' Pay Book of James Taylor

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Account records
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanley Gallacher
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Photograph 'from near Geophysics building to Black Mt & CSIRO (across Sullivans Creek), 1971'

Photograph 'from near Geophysics building to Black Mt & CSIR...

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Black Mountain, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Aust...
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Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
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1971
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