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Burswood, the old home of the Henty's, Portland, Vic

Burswood, the old home of the Henty's, Portland, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Looking over the beach, Queenscliff, Vic

Looking over the beach, Queenscliff, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Queenscliff, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Ceramic bread platter

Ceramic bread platter

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Platters
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1879
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Section of green metal security fence post, which became a projectile during the bombing of the Australian Embassy in Jakarta on 9 September 2004

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David Ritchie collection
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Fences
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Jakarta, Sumatra, Indonesia
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Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
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2004
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Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Chinese Government Radio Service radiogram

Chinese Government Radio Service radiogram

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Radiograms
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Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney South View

Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney South View

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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Luna Park, Sydney. N.S.W

Luna Park, Sydney. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Luna Park, Milsons Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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St Patrick's College, Manly, NSW

St Patrick's College, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Cream-coloured partial dance program titled 'AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY'S BALL, 5th MAY 1869'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1869
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"The Perfection" hand powered grain grader or winnower

Ron Bell collection
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Agricultural equipment
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Postcard featuring a photograph of an Anzac ceremony

Postcard featuring a photograph of an Anzac ceremony

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hornsby, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Shell necklace with pink button and opalescent green maireener feature shells, by Dulcie Greeno

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Dulcie Greeno collection no. 1
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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1945
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The Colonial House Museum, Argyle Bond Store

The Colonial House Museum, Argyle Bond Store

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Dreaming at Ilingaringa', painted by Billy Nolan Tjapangarti, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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Nolan Tjapangati
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1976
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Patterns
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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 & Horticultural Society of South Australia Incor...
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1935
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Lil-lil club

Lil-lil club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Clubs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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Certificate of Registration for A. Jedrzejowski

Certificate of Registration for A. Jedrzejowski

Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Certificates
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Constance Faithfull

Constance Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Photographic prints of Barrie Hadlow's 1951 school trip to Central Australia

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Barrie and Jennifer Hadlow collection
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Photograph albums
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1813 Holey dollar

1813 Holey dollar

Holey dollar collection
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The tower of the summit of Mt Lofty, SA

The tower of the summit of Mt Lofty, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Lofty, Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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St. Johns Church. Darlinghurst. N.S.W.

St. Johns Church. Darlinghurst. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The farthest ones looked like great butterflies.

The farthest ones looked like great butterflies.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Image of sunset over water

Image of sunset over water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Handwriting on grey paper

Handwriting on grey paper

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Snake Dreaming for Children by  Uta Uta Tjangala, 1972  polymer on board

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1972
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of the Australian flag, with an inset photograph of a company of troops standing to attention

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Waatyl grass basket (punya)

Waatyl grass basket (punya)

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
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Baskets
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Dorothy Short
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2001
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Christmas card

Christmas card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcard featuring Hay Street, Perth

Postcard featuring Hay Street, Perth

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Caricature of two kangaroos sitting on a bench

Caricature of two kangaroos sitting on a bench

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australia Greets America

Australia Greets America

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Seaplane of Dependo (who intends to fly around the world) in Sydney Cove 23rd July 1925

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Sydney Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1925
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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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Gatji, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Convict love token engraved with the initials G.E.R., 1828

Convict love token engraved with the initials G.E.R., 1828

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Last cochlear receiver-stimulator implanted in first bionic ear recipient

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Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Cochlear implants
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Letter to Miss Luben, from Elizabeth Chifley, dated 30 July 1951

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Irene Kopievsky Ben Chifley Tie collection
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Personal letters
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Elizabeth Chifley
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1951
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QSL verification card for 3KZ

QSL verification card for 3KZ

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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Convict love token from T. Rea, 1829

Convict love token from T. Rea, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Ground painting commissioned for the opening of Tandanya in March 1990

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Tandanya collection no. 3
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Paintings
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1990
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Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string

Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bags
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Symmetrical yellow-brown boomerang

Symmetrical yellow-brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Shopping centre looking south, Frankston, Vic

Shopping centre looking south, Frankston, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Fibre basket with strands of fabric

Fibre basket with strands of fabric

University of Sydney collection
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Baskets
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Baggy green cricket cap with embroidered coat of arms on the front, worn by Greg Chappell

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Swan Richards collection
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Caps
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Gregory 'Greg' S. Chappell
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1982
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Turtle

Turtle

Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bayma
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Advertising card featuring Jimmy Fitton

Advertising card featuring Jimmy Fitton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Baker's Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Arthur McQuitty & Co
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1914
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The railway station from across the river, Adelaide, SA

The railway station from across the river, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Chalet, Mt Hotham, Vic

The Chalet, 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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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Charlotte Boyle, 1921

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Charlotte Boyle, 19...

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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1921
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Convict love token from Fredrick Bloodswort, 1840

Convict love token from Fredrick Bloodswort, 1840

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Club

Club

L and T Hackney collection
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Clubs
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1918
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Interior of St Saviour's Cathedral, Goulburn, with a floral arch. Lilian Faithfull's wedding?

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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