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'Warla' by Billy Thomas, 2008

'Warla' by Billy Thomas, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Wangkatjungka, Western Australia, Australia
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Billy Thomas
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2008
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Postcard featuring racehorse - Gladsome

Postcard featuring racehorse - Gladsome

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Art Series
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Granville

Granville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Australia, Albert Park Lagoon near Melbourne

Australia, Albert Park Lagoon near Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Rocket Brigade, Newcastle

Rocket Brigade, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Stockton, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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The Rocket Brigade
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Bark painting 'The Story of Djirt' by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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Glass plate negative - Expedition party crossing a clay flat, north-west of Gill's Bluff, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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Margaret Knox Gwyneth & Florence Faithfull on roof of big house

Margaret Knox Gwyneth & Florence Faithfull on roof of big ho...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Vale Street Cooma

Vale Street Cooma

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach. N.S.W. From Baths.

Bondi Beach. N.S.W. From Baths.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Emu.

Emu.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Baldu
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1968
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Two Australians

Two Australians

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Spooner
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Cartoons
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Mr John Spooner
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2005
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W Jewitt & Co Marine Chronometer No 462 in a wooden case, used in HMAS Warrego

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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W Jewitt & Co
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Clerodendrum paniculatum

Clerodendrum paniculatum

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Handwritten recipe for making soup

Handwritten recipe for making soup

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Smiling Aboriginal boy with the embossed mark, 'Chas P. Scott, Adelaide'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Convict love token from W. Palmer

Convict love token from W. Palmer

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Drummoyne, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1921
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The Weir, Moss Vale Water Supply, N.S.W, 1906

The Weir, Moss Vale Water Supply, N.S.W, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Moss Vale, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Springfield before 1880s

Springfield before 1880s

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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A Pigeon's letter

A Pigeon's letter

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Convict love token from Samuel Smith, 1839

Convict love token from Samuel Smith, 1839

Convict Love Token collection no. 2
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Convict love tokens
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1839
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1945
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Bondi Beach, N.S.W

Bondi Beach, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pukamani mortuary pole by Leo Parlaunga, Melville or Bathurst Island

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Leo Parlaunga
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Large metal lamp with a glass front and the interior painted in reflective silver

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Graeme Rex and Jane Avril Niehus collection no. 1
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Lamps
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A Simpson and Son
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1878
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Postcard featuring a comic coloured print showing a sailor in blue uniform, atop a toy gunboat, red ensign astern, using a net to scoop up paper boats.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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A colour concept photograph of the installation artwork

A colour concept photograph of the installation artwork "All...

Campfire Group All Stock Must Go collection
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Photographs
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Campfire Group
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Postcard of Edward Henty

Postcard of Edward Henty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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On the road

On the road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Jan H. Scheltema
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Australian Aborigines League banner made by Bill Onus

Australian Aborigines League banner made by Bill Onus

Gary Foley collection
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Banners
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Bill Onus
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1945
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Postcard featuring a photograph of large pitched camp of Mena, Egypt

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Egypt
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Document with handwritten reflections for each year of a man's age from thirty-five to forty-six years

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Decorated pandanus leaf basket

Decorated pandanus leaf basket

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Baskets
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Stockman's Hut

Stockman's Hut

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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S.F. Barnes from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia.

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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1901
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The Strike, 1909, Broken Hill

The Strike, 1909, Broken Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Broken Hill Proprietary Limited
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1909
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Exhibition Building, Melbourne

Exhibition Building, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Oil painting titled 'King Barak last of the Yarra tribe', by Arthur Loureiro, 1900

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M Crivelli collection
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Oil paintings
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Victoria, Australia
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Arthur J. Loureiro
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1900
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'Tingarri men and Initiates at Marabindinya [Marrapintinya]', painted by Anatjari No 1 Tjampitjimpa, 1980

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anatjari (. Tjampitjimpa
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1980
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Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital Parramatta River, 1914

Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital Parramatta River, 1914

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1914
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Aboriginal Mia Mias, Murray River, N. Queensland.

Aboriginal Mia Mias, Murray River, N. Queensland.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Murray River, North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Nobby's, Newcastle, New South Wales

Nobby's, Newcastle, New South Wales

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Nobbys Head, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Anne Fairbairn collection no. 2
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Wigs
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London, England
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Ravenscroft
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1890
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No.5 Kangaroo Hunting, Australia, compliments of Singer Sewing Machines

No.5 Kangaroo Hunting, Australia, compliments of Singer Sewi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Australia
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Singer Manufacturing Co
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Flinders Street showing Municipal Buildings, Townsville

Flinders Street showing Municipal Buildings, Townsville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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A.E. Stoddart bat, 1897

A.E. Stoddart bat, 1897

Nanette Ward collection
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Cricket bats
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B Warsop
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Robbing the forest

Robbing the forest

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Ceramic demijohn with cork

Ceramic demijohn with cork

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Demijohns
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Mr William Derham
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1888
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Mrs. 'Arris & Mrs. 'Iggs who entertain you from Station 2UW

Mrs. 'Arris & Mrs. 'Iggs who entertain you from Station 2UW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1934
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Boat travelling along a river bordered by farms

Boat travelling along a river bordered by farms

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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16 millimetre movie camera used by Sir Robert Menzies

16 millimetre movie camera used by Sir Robert Menzies

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
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Movie cameras
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United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1948
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Seal Bay - part of a pressed up ice ridge

Seal Bay - part of a pressed up ice ridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Antarctica
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Aringa, Foote Street, Dromana, Vic.  Self catering holiday house

Aringa, Foote Street, Dromana, Vic. Self catering holiday h...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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'Ngurti' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Ngurti' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Containers
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Jilji Bore, Western Australia, Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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'Tika Tika' by Nola Campbell, 2008

'Tika Tika' by Nola Campbell, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Patjarr, Western Australia, Australia
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Nola Campbell
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2008
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Advertising card featuring Matt Wells

Advertising card featuring Matt Wells

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913
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Catholic Church, Kyabram, Vic

Catholic Church, Kyabram, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kyabram, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Drawing of a kookaburra holding a snake in its beak.

Drawing of a kookaburra holding a snake in its beak.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of 11 men posing in front of a bell shaped tent

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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