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Film negative - Herbert Basedow's dog Spottie wearing boots to protect his feet from burrs, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Bark painting 'Kindaagi the old red plains kangaroo' by Yirawala

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Yirawala
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Bark painting 'The Wagilag Story' by Dawidi Djulwadak, Milingimbi, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dawidi
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1967
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Wedding certificate

Wedding certificate

Margot Child collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1921
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Reid's Albion Hotel

Reid's Albion Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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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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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Kerry Packer

Kerry Packer

Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1983
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Florence Faithfull on the driveway at Springfield with Phyllis Harris behind her

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Spearthrowers
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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QSL card for 3HA, The Age Broadcasting Service

QSL card for 3HA, The Age Broadcasting Service

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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1936
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Middle Harbor, Sydney

Middle Harbor, Sydney

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Farmhouse and paddocks

Farmhouse and paddocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hawkesbury Bridge N.S.W., 1908

Hawkesbury Bridge N.S.W., 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Kooramook

Kooramook

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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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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U.S.A. Marines passing The Exchange, Sydney

U.S.A. Marines passing The Exchange, 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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Glass plate negative - Deception Creek, Red Gorge, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1905 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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October 2002 12th Sat

October 2002 12th Sat

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Posters
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Painting depicts people, birds and fish

Painting depicts people, birds and fish

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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Handwritten document titled 'The Old Maid's Thermometer'

Handwritten document titled 'The Old Maid's Thermometer'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Aboriginal breastplate for Billy Hippie, King of Minnon

Aboriginal breastplate for Billy Hippie, King of Minnon

E Milne collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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George Twemlow
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1877
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Catheral Rock, Mt Buffalo, Vic

Catheral Rock, Mt Buffalo, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1958 - Melbourne Blue

VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1958 - Melbourne Blue

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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Glass plate negative - Man holding north-western type of spearthrower and wearing pubic fur tassel, Wardaman people, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Jessie and Phyllis Harris standing on gravel path in a garden setting

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Piti or wooden container decorated with pokerwork that depicts the Kungkarangkaipa Tjukurpa or 'Seven Sisters' Dre

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 2
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Containers
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Northern South Australia, South Australia, Australia
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Nyupaya Kaika
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1998
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Waratahs

Waratahs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mountain Devil Dreaming

Mountain Devil Dreaming

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Kathleen Petyarre
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1996
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting group of men with gold mining cradle

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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Black and white photograph of Edgar R. Mayne, P.S. Arnott, J.N. Crawford standing in front of Ottawa Cricket Pavilion in Canada

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Rose Bay and Woollahra Point

Rose Bay and Woollahra Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Young Australasian.

A Young Australasian.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Convict love token from John Bloxidge, 1839

Convict love token from John Bloxidge, 1839

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Botanical gardens, Sydney

Botanical gardens, Sydney

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Skipping

Skipping

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Watson's Bay, Sydney

Watson's Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Ing Fenton
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1909
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Painting no. 11, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla flees towards the only great mountain, Borabunaru

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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The Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The 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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World Tournament in Perth - Australia v New Zealand Sat 26th August, 1967

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History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Sugar cane cutting knife

Sugar cane cutting knife

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Knives
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Boat Fishing at Great Lake Tasmania

Boat Fishing at Great Lake Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A baby wearing knitted berret, jumper and bootees

A baby wearing knitted berret, jumper and bootees

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Christmas card from the Australian Commonwealth Military Forces

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A large group of men posed outside a timber building

A large group of men posed outside a timber building

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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QSL card for VK2RB

QSL card for VK2RB

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The coast at Fisherman's Beach, Mornington, Vic

The coast at Fisherman's Beach, Mornington, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fishermans Beach, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Serpent, Aitja

The Serpent, Aitja

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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Tatalara
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1948
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Letter from Percival Aircraft Co. to Mons. F. Dufaux

Letter from Percival Aircraft Co. to Mons. F. Dufaux

Neil Jensen collection
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Convict love token from Kettle, 1832

Convict love token from Kettle, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Raising the Japanese Midget Submarine

Raising the Japanese Midget Submarine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1942
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King Mallee of the Nyungar Danoo Outstation 1881

King Mallee of the Nyungar Danoo Outstation 1881

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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1881
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Coogee

Coogee

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Invitation printed on cream card; addressed to Dr R. L. [Faithfull] and Miss Faithfull from Mrs Fairfax

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Manly Wharf, Manly, NSW

Manly Wharf, 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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Mitchell Library

The Mitchell Library

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
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1926
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Letter from the National Retail Merchants Association to J B Young advising of their nomination for an International Community Service certificate of commendation

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Business letters
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New York, United States of America
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National Retail Merchants Association
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1964
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Whitby market PLace in 1884 with the Old Town Hall in the background

Whitby market PLace in 1884 with the Old Town Hall in the ba...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1884
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Anemone Hepatica

Anemone Hepatica

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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