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The Main Event from the Air. The British Empire Exhibition (1924)

The Main Event from the Air. The British Empire Exhibition (...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wembley, Greater London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1924
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"Agricultural Society of New South Wales, Great Centennial I...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1888
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devo

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devo

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Core [stone implement]

Core [stone implement]

HM Cooper collection
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Sellicks Beach, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Harold M. Cooper
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Ghost net Butterfly Fish

Ghost net Butterfly Fish

Erub Erwer Meta collection no.1
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Emma Gela
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2014
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St. Andrew's Cathedral, Sydney

St. Andrew's Cathedral, Sydney

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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1910
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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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Three nurses and a child, in front of a Christmas tree in a hospital ward

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cycad Nuts

Cycad Nuts

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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Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) wearing a dark feathered hat

Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) wearing a dark feathered hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Neutral Bay

Neutral Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Court House, Dungog

Court House, Dungog

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dungog, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Jila' by Nyuju Stumpy Brown, 2007

'Jila' by Nyuju Stumpy Brown, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Nyuju S. Brown
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2007
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General Military Hospital Heliopolis

General Military Hospital Heliopolis

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Cairo, Egypt
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Australian Army
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Musgrave Street Wharf, Mosman's Bay

Musgrave Street Wharf, Mosman's Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Plaited leather whip with carved, lacquered timber handle

Plaited leather whip with carved, lacquered timber handle

Scott Rainbow collection
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Whips
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A Dusky Queen South Australia

A Dusky Queen South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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South Australia, Australia
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1910
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Postman's standard issue dark blue cloth peaked cap with red PMG badge

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Catherine Davenport collection
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Caps
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Riverwood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Robert P. Davenport
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1949
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Union membership card of the Waterside Workers Federation (Melbourne Branch) issued to Harry Duyker

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Dr Edward Duyker collection no. 1
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Membership cards
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Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Herman '. Duyker
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1954
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Pattinson & Co.prescription and envelope

Pattinson & Co.prescription and envelope

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Documents
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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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Kungkarangkalpa Attila

Kungkarangkalpa Attila

Songlines - Tjunkaya Tapaya collection
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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2014
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The Royal Family Pop-Up Book

The Royal Family Pop-Up Book

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pop-up books
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Patrick Montague-Smith
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1984
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First World War roll of honour board, Carrington Lodge , Protestant Alliance Friendly Society of Australasia (PAFS)

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Protestant Alliance Friendly Society of NSW collection
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Honour boards
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School Hunter's Hill

School Hunter's Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hunters Hill, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'Frogs and baby ibis' by unknown artist, north-western Arnhem Land

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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P & O India - China - Australia Mail and Passenger Services S.S. Moldavia 16,000 Tons 13,250 H.P.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lady Dilke (nee Pearl Faithfull) in a garden - Pearl in the sweet peas

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Holbrooks Table Delicacies

Holbrooks Table Delicacies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Land's Office, Sydney

Land's Office, Sydney

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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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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Lantern slide - Man scraping boomerang with a sharp stone flake, Luritja people, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Women's Ceremony by Mary Kemarre

Women's Ceremony by Mary Kemarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Screenprints
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Kenmarre
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1991
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Black and white photograph of the Tasmanian Team at the Interstate Lacrosse Carnival, Melbourne, 1912

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Tasmanian Lacrosse Team
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1912
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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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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Croxley notebook with a brown card cover, featuring a red crest of a lion with the text

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Austin Byrne collection no. 1
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Notebooks
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1970
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Handwritten letter to Joan Richmond from her mother, 1932

Handwritten letter to Joan Richmond from her mother, 1932

Joan Richmond collection
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Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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1932
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Album of carte-de-visite photographs relating to the trial of Arthur Orton (Tichborne claimant)

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Tichborne Claimant Album collection
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Photograph albums
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London, England
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London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company Limited
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1871
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Narmoola Pool

Narmoola Pool

Dean Russell Moody collection
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Artworks
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Leonora, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean R. Moody
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1994
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Ghost net Kebi Koreg

Ghost net Kebi Koreg

Erub Erwer Meta collection no.1
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Racy Oui-Pitt
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2014
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Portrait photograph of Michael Driscoll

Portrait photograph of Michael Driscoll

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Lily Molloy kneeling down and holding a posy in her lap

Lily Molloy kneeling down and holding a posy in her lap

Kevin Hannan collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Esna Studio
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1915
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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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Good-bye to Potty

Good-bye to Potty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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White, cotton, sleeveless nightdress

White, cotton, sleeveless nightdress

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Nightdresses
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Painting depicts a crocodile painted in the X-ray style

Painting depicts a crocodile painted in the X-ray style

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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Yiwun Y. Maduwarr
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Photograph of a soldier

Photograph of a soldier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Photographic prints of Barrie Hadlow's 1951 school trip to Central Australia

Photographic prints of Barrie Hadlow's 1951 school trip to C...

Barrie and Jennifer Hadlow collection
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Photograph albums
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Glass plate negative - Aboriginal postman carrying mail between Nullabor station, South Australia, and Eucla, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Large building in Sydney (Sydney Hospital)

Large building in Sydney (Sydney Hospital)

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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Lizard sculpture

Lizard sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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Handwritten note dated

Handwritten note dated "May 15 1957"

Gweneth Meyers collection
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W.R. Williams Chemist
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1957
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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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Namanjwarra (Estuarine Crocodile) by Curly Bardkadabbu

Namanjwarra (Estuarine Crocodile) by Curly Bardkadabbu

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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Curly Bardkadubbu
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1962
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Winter Sunset off Southbourne

Winter Sunset off Southbourne

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pair of crutches

Pair of crutches

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Crutches
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Second Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1889

Second Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, W...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1889
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Lane Cove River and Hunters Hill, NSW

Lane Cove River and Hunters Hill, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope addressed to Mr W Percy Faithfull

Envelope addressed to Mr W Percy Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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