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Aboriginal breastplate for Sawyer, King of Wickham Hill

Aboriginal breastplate for Sawyer, King of Wickham Hill

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Wickham Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Be it ever so ugly...

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Barker Street, Castlemaine, Vic

Barker Street, Castlemaine, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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'Kiritjinya', painted  by John Tjakamarra, 1975

'Kiritjinya', painted by John Tjakamarra, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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1975
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Postcard featuring a coloured drawing of a British bulldog, with Union Jack and Australian flags on his collar

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1918
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Studio portrait photograph of Thomas Hinton alongside an 'Advance Australia' banner.

Studio portrait photograph of Thomas Hinton alongside an 'Ad...

Thomas Hinton collection
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Albumen prints
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Mr Thomas Hinton
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Princes Street Station Hotel

Princes Street Station Hotel

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Court House, Town Hall and School of Art, Bowral

Court House, Town Hall and School of Art, Bowral

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Hotel Manly, NSW

The Hotel 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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Now for a cup of Peark's Cocoa, advertising Peark's Coco

Now for a cup of Peark's Cocoa, advertising Peark's Coco

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Group of school boys

Group of school boys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Trichomanes Venosum

Trichomanes Venosum

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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1873
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A town near water

A town near water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hand-drawn family tree of the Pitt family

Hand-drawn family tree of the Pitt family

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Genealogical charts
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Menu from wedding reception

Menu from wedding reception

Margot Child collection
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Menus
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Mrs Margot Child
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1915
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'Possum Men of Yirtjurunya', painted by Anatjarri Tjakamarra

'Possum Men of Yirtjurunya', painted by Anatjarri Tjakamarra

Fred Myers collection
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Paintings
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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Cream-coloured partial dance program with 'Mr [?]'s Party 1869' written inside, and 'Wm Percy Faithfull, Please Return' written on the back

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1869
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Saddleworth, South Australia, Australia
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Midland Agricultural Society
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William Percy Faithfull

William Percy Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Belen

Belen

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cream coloured envelope

Cream coloured envelope

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Boomerang depicting the Sydney Harbour Bridge, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Anguillaria Australis

Anguillaria Australis

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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1873
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Black & White is easy to carry

Black & White is easy to carry

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Girl Shattered

Girl Shattered

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Lin Onus
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1989
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S.S.Simon and Jude, Church of England, Bowral, 1907

S.S.Simon and Jude, Church of England, Bowral, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Church of England
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1907
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Hotel Mansion

Hotel Mansion

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Convict love token from J. Hooper

Convict love token from J. Hooper

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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South East Wind and Hammer-headed Shark

South East Wind and Hammer-headed Shark

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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Oval coiled split cane basket

Oval coiled split cane basket

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Baskets
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Jamestown, South Australia, Australia
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The Belalie Agricultural Society
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1946
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Port Phillip Farmers Society 1859 'Hay Cart'

Port Phillip Farmers Society 1859 'Hay Cart'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1859
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'Canning Stock Route' by Mervyn Street, 2008

'Canning Stock Route' by Mervyn Street, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Yiyili, Western Australia, Australia
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Mervyn Street
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2008
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Lane Cove River from Greenwich, Sydney

Lane Cove River from Greenwich, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Sunday Well' by Dadda Samson, 2008

'Sunday Well' by Dadda Samson, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Jigalong, Western Australia, Australia
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Dadda Samson
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2008
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Champion Tobacco.  The highest type

Champion Tobacco. The highest type

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Cycloramic View of Canberra Capital Site looking from Camp Hill', 1911

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Dr David Ride collection
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Lithographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert '. Coulter
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1911
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The School Paper,  A Royal Welcome

The School Paper, A Royal Welcome

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Booklets
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Sunshine Review, vol.5, no.11, March 1948

Sunshine Review, vol.5, no.11, March 1948

Loretta Edmonston collection
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Newsletters
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Hugh V. McKay
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A folder for a letter

A folder for a letter

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Folders
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London, England
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Newman & Co
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'Kunkun' by Nora Nangapa, Nora Wompi, Bugai Whylouter, Kumpaya Girgaba, 2008

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Nora Nangapa
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2008
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Dancing

Dancing

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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Malcolm Apuatjimi
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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1949
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John Wilkey with white beard.

John Wilkey with white beard.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Chrysanthemums

Chrysanthemums

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Collection of financial records 1933-1935

Collection of financial records 1933-1935

ET Fealy collection
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Financial records
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Convict love token from William Weir

Convict love token from William Weir

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Photographic print depicting Mr George with a toy theatre

Photographic print depicting Mr George with a toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Photographic prints
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St. Peter's Cathedral, Adelaide

St. Peter's Cathedral, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pair of silver-coloured metal cufflinks bearing the Holden lion logo

Pair of silver-coloured metal cufflinks bearing the Holden l...

Jack Heenan collection
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Cufflinks
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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Group of public school students in a theatrical production

Group of public school students in a theatrical production

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Among the tombs, Dead Island, Port Arthur, Tasmania

Among the tombs, Dead Island, Port Arthur, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Isle of the Dead, Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sketch of Joseph Sharpe's store where Alexander Mussen was shot

Sketch of Joseph Sharpe's store where Alexander Mussen was s...

Alexander Mussen collection
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Sketches
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Joseph Sharpe
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'Cropping Bobbara' by Diana Boyer

'Cropping Bobbara' by Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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Shield with incised and pigmented zig zag pattern

Shield with incised and pigmented zig zag pattern

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Shields
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Western Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Note titled 'No.1'

Note titled 'No.1'

Alfred Ronalds collection
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Notes
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Vertically-aligned rectangular brown medal presentation case with gold border around the edge of the lid

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Medal cases
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Letter of Authenticity associated with the Ridley 'Helium' road bike ridden by Cadel Evans during the 2008 Tour de France

Letter of Authenticity associated with the Ridley 'Helium' r...

Cadel Evans collection no. 2
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Letters
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Milan, Italy
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Mr Cadel Evans
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2009
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