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Letter of thanks from the President of Sydney Legacy, W B Gibson, to Enid Glover

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Letters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Legacy Club
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1953
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View of the C.M. Customs Club at Kulangsu Amoy from the recreation ground. Aug 1921

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Top grinding stone

Top grinding stone

Douglas Seaton collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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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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Letter providing an employment reference for Miss Edith Spence from Lilian Peer, Technical High School

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Business letters
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Postcard featuring a mounted photograph

Postcard featuring a mounted photograph "AUSTRALIANS LANDING...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Gallipoli, Turkey
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Pair of boots used by Jim Pike

Pair of boots used by Jim Pike

Jim Pike collection
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Boots
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Bride with a bridesmaid on the left and Diana Maple-Brown as a bridesmaid on the right

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Walton on Thames, Church Tower.

Walton on Thames, Church Tower.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, Constable Wellington

Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, Constable Wellington

E Milne collection
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Wellington, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Edmund Milne Snr
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1931
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Australian sterling silver fiddle pattern salt spoon used by prominent Tasmanian colonial pastoralist Roderic O'Connor

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Roderic O'Connor collection
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Salt spoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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John J. Cohen
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1839
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Light blue cushion cover with hand embroidered picture of Phar Lap and jockey, Melbourne Cup 1930

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Arthur Gordon Whitmore collection
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Cushion covers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ada Whitmore
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1930
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'California' & 'West Virginia' in Sydney Harbour 23/7/25

'California' & 'West Virginia' in Sydney Harbour 23/7/25

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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United States Navy
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1925
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Sharpe brand Dip Circle, Model D1-M, Serial Number 258

Sharpe brand Dip Circle, Model D1-M, Serial Number 258

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Carved bird

Carved bird

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Certificate issued by the Registrar of Brands for Augustus L. Faithfull

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Patents
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Sketch of Beth Dean in a seated dance pose wearing an orange-brown costume with white swirls, [5 min Sketch by Bill Constable 1950]

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Sketches
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Lane Cove Bridge, Sydney

Lane Cove Bridge, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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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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140, Horse Ferry, Sydney

140, Horse Ferry, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Karadada
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Post Office and Wesleyan Church, Leichhardt

Post Office and Wesleyan Church, Leichhardt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of draped allied flags of WW I on either side of an unfurled Union Jack

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising card featuring Fritz Holland

Advertising card featuring Fritz Holland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing of  (soldier's) feet clustering around the central ridge pole of a large bell tent

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Church of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, Randwick, Sydney, N.S.W

Church of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, Randwick, Sydney, N....

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pair of ladies mauve leather shoes with a baby Louis heel and a narrow pointed toe

Pair of ladies mauve leather shoes with a baby Louis heel an...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoes
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1910
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Bark painting 'Howard Island

Bark painting 'Howard Island" by Harry Margawala, Milingimbi...

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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Harry Makarrwala
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A football at Nguiu

A football 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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Lorenzo Kerinaiua
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Lyndhurst Church Fresco

Lyndhurst Church Fresco

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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The Corso, Manly, NSW

The Corso, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Agricultural Bureau of South Australia Exhibition of Women's Handicrafts First Prize, 1937 awarded to Miss Huppatz

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Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Agricultural Bureau of South Australia
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1937
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T'se the Baby.

T'se the Baby.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stand alone

Stand alone

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Bruce Petty
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Cartoons
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Mr Bruce Petty
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My Family

My Family

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis J. Kerinaiua
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Colour poster with the caption Buy New Zealand honey, issued by the Empire Marketing Board

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National Symbols Poster collection no. 2
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Advertising posters
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England
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Aboriginals, Albany WA, Entrance, Princess Royal Harbour, Albany WA, King River, Albany WA

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Albany, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Home from the field, twilight

Home from the field, twilight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Souvenir of Katoomba - taken at Echo Point

Souvenir of Katoomba - taken at Echo Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Echo Point, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A dog in a blue fez sitting at a table

A dog in a blue fez sitting at a table

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Battleship

The Battleship "Orion" Firing a Broadside

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, Great Britain
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Ward, Lock and Co Ltd
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, NSW

Sydney Harbour Bridge, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Old Parliament House Port

Old Parliament House Port

1988 Opening of Parliament House collection
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Advertisements
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Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1988
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Terracotta bowl with glazed sgaffito decoration by Tjunkaya Tapaya, 2005

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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British red woollen military jacket

British red woollen military jacket

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Military uniforms
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Sir Harry Rawson Laying Foundation Tablet, Masonic Hall, Ryde, 16.5.08

Sir Harry Rawson Laying Foundation Tablet, Masonic Hall, Ryd...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ryde, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sir Harry H. Rawson
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1908
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Voiture de Gala, Musee des Voitures a Trianon

Voiture de Gala, Musee des Voitures a Trianon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Bark painting divided into three panels with horizontal black lines

Bark painting divided into three panels with horizontal blac...

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Trucker
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1965
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Bark painting by Roy Dadaynga Marika.

Bark painting by Roy Dadaynga Marika.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Roy Dadaynga Marika
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1975
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Hair belt

Hair belt

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Waistbands
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Warburton, Western Australia, Australia
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Tjapakuti
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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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Abstract design on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

Abstract design on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1948
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Envelope addressed to Mrs I Maple-Brown, Springfield, Goulburn, NSW, Australia

Envelope addressed to Mrs I Maple-Brown, Springfield, Goulbu...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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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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Aboriginal Corroboree

Aboriginal Corroboree

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Comic Alphabet Series - L

Australian Comic Alphabet Series - L

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woollahra Point, Rose Bay, Sydney

Woollahra Point, Rose Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woollahra Point, Woollahra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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