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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom).

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Courtroom sketch 'Day 3. The Chamberlain Trial, Darwin...' by Veronica O'Leary dated 15 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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Letter about a horse named Ajax

Letter about a horse named Ajax

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Aboriginal, Queensland

Aboriginal, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Arf a mo' Kaiser!

Arf a mo' Kaiser!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Certificate awarded at the Agricultural and Pastoral Society of Southern Queensland, Centenary Year Show 1859-1959, Beenleigh for second prize for a tatted butterfly doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia
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Beenleigh Express Print
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1959
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1887
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Undiscovered #5, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

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Michael Cook collection
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Mr Michael Cook
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2010
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Courtroom sketch 'The Chamberlain counsel, Mr. John Phillips, QC. questioning Michael...' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 22 October 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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Concepta Puautjinni
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Taylors Beach Vaucluse N.S.W

Taylors Beach Vaucluse N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Taylors Beach, Vaucluse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Queen Victoria Market, Sydney, NSW

Queen Victoria Market, Sydney, NSW

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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1904
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Carvings
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Postcard featuring a photograph of an army band, followed by soldiers marching three abreast, on a dusty road

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bark painting 'Map of painter's travell [sic] by plane from Yirrkala to Sydney' by Mawalan Marika, Yirrkala, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan 2 Marika
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1963
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Reconciliation by Bessie Campbell

Reconciliation by Bessie Campbell

Bessie Campbell collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Bessie Campbell
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2002
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Convict love token from Joseph Taylor, 1845

Convict love token from Joseph Taylor, 1845

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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German forces soundly asleep on the ground

German forces soundly asleep on the ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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White, blue and brown cabin cruiser boat with inboard motor

White, blue and brown cabin cruiser boat with inboard motor

Bart Sansbury collection
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Motor boats
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Point Pearce, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Bart Sansbury
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1991
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Mosman's Bay

Mosman's Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Small brown vinyl suticase used to transport the late-Pleistocene Mungo cremation to Canberra by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Suitcases
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Lake Mungo, New South Wales, Australia
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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1925
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Linocut titled Badu Harbour, by Joseph Au, 2012

Linocut titled Badu Harbour, by Joseph Au, 2012

National Museum of Australia History Through Art Award 2012 collection
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Badu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Joseph Au
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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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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Convict love token from M. Lang, 1840

Convict love token from M. Lang, 1840

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Prince Street and Railway Arch, Grafton NSW

Prince Street and Railway Arch, Grafton NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Railway Station, Springwood

Railway Station, Springwood

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Springwood, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Pencil sketch depicting a bridge and a human figure riding a donkey

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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The green turtle, Gariwa - Yirrkala, 1948

The green turtle, Gariwa - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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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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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Ricky Smith
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Labels
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Matthew Arnold

Matthew Arnold

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Mulwaree River, Goulburn

Mulwaree River, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Public School, Narrabri

Public School, Narrabri

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Pamela Tipuamantumirri
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Land Rights Not Uranium

Land Rights Not Uranium

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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1975
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy & Michael in court. Judge Muirhead. Darwin' by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Le Caire Heliopolis

Le Caire Heliopolis

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Australian Army
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Kuru Ala by Wingu Tingima

Kuru Ala by Wingu Tingima

Songlines - Wingu Tingima collection
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Paintings
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Nyapari Homeland, South Australia, Australia
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Wingu Tingima
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2007
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The Sun-woman

The Sun-woman

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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Kulpidja
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1948
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1947
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Helipterum Exiguum

Helipterum Exiguum

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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1875
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The Laurel

The Laurel

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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London, England
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Tilt and Bogue
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1841
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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing of two soldiers in a trench looking into the night sky

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Minton 'Kings Service' china saucer bearing the Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Saucers
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England
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Minton
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1927
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Blue bird of paradise

Blue bird of paradise

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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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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Mervyn Tungurtalum
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Notice relating to the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

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Conway Tighe collection
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Receipts
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Fairy Frolic

Fairy Frolic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Kangaroo

Kangaroo

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Anchor Barbbur Wurrkidj
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1974
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Ransomes, Sims and Jefferies 4 NHP portable steam engine, Serial No 18053

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Horse Era Museum collection no. 2
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Portable engines
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Ipswich, Suffolk, England
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Ransomes, Sims and Jefferies, Agricultural Engineers
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1900
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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George's River, Lorne

George's River, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Saint George River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Small square handheld metal griller

Small square handheld metal griller

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Cooking equipment
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Sketchbook of drawings of the Nyikina people, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Butcher Joe Nangan collection
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Farm Cove, from Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Farm Cove, from Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Bark painting 'Six Mimi Spirits (four males and two females) walking' by Jimmy Namiridali Nonganyari, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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January N. Namiridali
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1963
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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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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Elizabeth Chifley
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1951
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