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Deep pink silk chiffon dress with train

Deep pink silk chiffon dress with train

Tania Verstak collection
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Evening dresses
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Park Avenue Gowns, Melbourne
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Top hat worn by Henry Bayton Somer Gullett MC OAM

Top hat worn by Henry Bayton Somer Gullett MC OAM

Wight-Gullett collection
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Top hats
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London, England
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Richard Hunt & Co Pty Ltd
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1960
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Bob Brown's life jacket, 1976-1981

Bob Brown's life jacket, 1976-1981

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Life jackets
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - London

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - London

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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South Kensington, London, England
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1932
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Hope Faithfull seated in the studio with her husband

Hope Faithfull seated in the studio with her husband

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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The Omrah Chronicle, account of voyage Sydney to London 1899

The Omrah Chronicle, account of voyage Sydney to London 1899

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Booklets
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Nova Peris' 400m gold medal from the 2001 Australian National Championships (Athletics)

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Nova Peris collection
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Sports medals
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Nova Peris
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2001
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Commercial Street, looking east, Mt Gambier, SA

Commercial Street, looking east, 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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Continental Bathing, Manly

Continental Bathing, Manly

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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1909
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Black duck

Black duck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Motor Fishing Vessel Hong Hai, which transported 38 Vietnamese refugees to Australia in 1978

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Tran Thi Nga collection
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Fishing boats
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An-Hoa, Kien Gaing, Vietnam
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Captain Van S. Truong
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1969
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P.J. McGann's Phegans' Estate, Woy Woy

P.J. McGann's Phegans' Estate, Woy Woy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woy Woy, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hope Webb

Hope Webb

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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QSL card for VK5GF, South Australia

QSL card for VK5GF, South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Casting Pig Iron at the Blast Furnace Lithgow, N.S.W

Casting Pig Iron at the Blast Furnace Lithgow, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

David Westcott collection no. 6
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1914
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Note with jumper depicting the wild rivers logo by the Tasmanian Wilderness Society.

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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Painting on masonite by  Larangana, 1964 - depicts a river and a snake, together with three fish, a stingray, nine birds and twenty three eggs.

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Larangana
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1964
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial 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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Painting depicts two human figures with four kangaroos and a serpent

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithili
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Burrinjuck The Tunnel 30 Jan 1911

Burrinjuck The Tunnel 30 Jan 1911

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Black, velvet spotted, full length, short sleeved dress

Black, velvet spotted, full length, short sleeved dress

Mary Ellerslie Massey collection
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Evening dresses
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Swearing in Lord Dudley as Govr. Genl.

Swearing in Lord Dudley as Govr. Genl.

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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Manly Beach, looking north

Manly Beach, looking north

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Address book

Address book

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Address books
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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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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Blades
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Narrow wooden parrying shield

Narrow wooden parrying shield

Kilborn - Goojung Station collection
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Shields
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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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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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1926
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Extract from Mr Charles Matcham's letters to a relative in England 1834

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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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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Photographic postcards
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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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Katoomba and Russell Hawke Park

Katoomba and Russell Hawke Park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Message stick carrier

Message stick carrier

JW Lindo collection
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Message sticks
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Sculpture - bandicoot

Sculpture - bandicoot

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Wood carvings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Dhatanju
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1964
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Illumination on glass of Councillor D.C. Sterry in council robes

Illumination on glass of Councillor D.C. Sterry in council r...

David Chaplin Sterry collection
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Portrait photographs
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Commandant's carriage, showing hotel, Port Arthur

Commandant's carriage, showing hotel, Port Arthur

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Advertising card featuring Pat Bradley

Advertising card featuring Pat Bradley

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Swearing in Lord Hopetoun as Governor General of Australian Commonwealth

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1901
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Leg of Mutton Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Leg of Mutton Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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School Hunter's Hill

School Hunter's Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hunters Hill, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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17 Wylde St, Potts Point, NSW

17 Wylde St, Potts Point, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Browne's & Valley Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Browne's & Valley Lakes, 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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Convict love token engraved with the initials H.D. and S.S.

Convict love token engraved with the initials H.D. and S.S.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Cards
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1887
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Bark painting depicting Njalyot the Rainbow Serpent by Peter Marralwanga, Marrkolidjban

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Marrkolidjban, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Marralwanga
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1988
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Waiting for Matinee - Criterion Theatre, Sydney

Waiting for Matinee - Criterion Theatre, Sydney

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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1905
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Flower Clock from Play School

Flower Clock from Play School

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection - Play School
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Clocks
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Ferns, with a fence in the foreground.

Ferns, with a fence in the foreground.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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London, England
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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Contract between James Thompson and W P Faithfull for brick work for the Big House

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Contracts
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Work on paper depicting a linear design with longitudinal bands of crosshatching, Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Comboyne

Comboyne

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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Prince Street and Railway Arch, Grafton NSW

Prince Street and Railway Arch, Grafton NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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