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'Subject No.9 - Prime Ministers' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1988
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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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Agricultural Bureau of South Australia Exhibition of Women's Handicrafts Second Prize, 1937 awarded to Miss Huppatz

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Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Agricultural Bureau of South Australia
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1937
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 3

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 3

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ernesto and Doyle

Ernesto and Doyle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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1905
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The Mamandi, Warluk

The Mamandi, Warluk

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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Pencil sketch depicting an elm tree

Pencil sketch depicting an elm tree

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Convict love token from W. Williams, 1832

Convict love token from W. Williams, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from James Keen

Convict love token from James Keen

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love token from 1819

Convict love token from 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Incised wooden narrow shield

Incised wooden narrow shield

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
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Shields
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Orion & the Pleiades

Orion & the Pleiades

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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Minimini Numalkiyiya Mamarika
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1948
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Album and scrapbook containing photographs and ephemera from Japan, 1971

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Photograph albums
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Mists in valley below Echo Point, Katoomba, NSW

Mists in valley below Echo Point, Katoomba, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Jamison Valley, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Dingoes about

Dingoes about

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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Convict love token from John Morris

Convict love token from John Morris

Timothy Millett collection
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St Mary's Cathedral, Sydney, NSW

St Mary's Cathedral, Sydney, NSW

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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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An after-Christmas wail

An after-Christmas wail

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Photograph of the Australian Cricket team

Photograph of the Australian Cricket team

Nanette Ward collection
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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
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Unlabelled dark blue beret referred to by its wearer Sir Hubert Opperman as a 'Beret Basque'

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Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 1
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France
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Sir Hubert F. Opperman
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1928
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1867 Melbourne Cup won by (Sydney) Tim Whiffler

1867 Melbourne Cup won by (Sydney) Tim Whiffler

1867 Melbourne Cup and Queen's Plate collection
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Trophies
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London, England
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Mr Thomas Smily
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The Harris family at Pinea

The Harris family at Pinea

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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No doubt you will be surprised...

No doubt you will be surprised...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of a standing soldier,in a slouch hat and buttoned up greatcoat, with his hand on a rattan chair

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1918
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Castle of Rheinstein

Castle of Rheinstein

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Painting of sea creatures

Painting of sea creatures

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Tom Sines
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Letter of

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Sir Douglas Mawson collection
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Letters
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Antarctica
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Sir Douglas Mawson
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1931
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Letter from Colonial Secretary's Office to George Ernest Faithfull, 10 March 1876, regarding the bushranger medal

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Business letters
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1876
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Copper Charlotte Medal

Copper Charlotte Medal

Copper Charlotte Medal collection
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Commemorative medals
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Grand stand at East Melbourne Cricket Ground

Grand stand at East Melbourne Cricket Ground

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1921
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Pair of brown leather work boots associated with the Snowy Scheme

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Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Boots
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Xmas Greetings & Good Luck

Xmas Greetings & Good Luck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Christmas greetings.  The Bridge, Mosman's Bay, Sydney

Christmas greetings. The Bridge, Mosman's Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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At the end of my long ride I was delightfully cool.

At the end of my long ride I was delightfully cool.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr F Welch
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1906
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Divining a site for the NMA

Divining a site for the NMA

Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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'West Aus Freemantle the Port of Perth' -

'West Aus Freemantle the Port of Perth' -

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australia for ever!

Australia for ever!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Attack on Store Dray

Attack on Store Dray

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Samuel T. Gill
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1870
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Diver Frank Hughes

Diver Frank Hughes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Aboriginal breastplate for 'King John Cry, Chief of the Duedolgong Tribe, Argyle'

Aboriginal breastplate for 'King John Cry, Chief of the Dued...

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Argyle, New South Wales, Australia
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King John Cry
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The Gardens, Ballarat

The Gardens, Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Seven Sisters

The Seven Sisters

Songlines - Tjayanka Woods collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Papulankutja, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Tjayanka Woods
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Film negative - Group of people, Mount Currie, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

Film negative - Group of people, Mount Currie, Northern Terr...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Mount Currie, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Sydney, N.S.W. - St. Mary's R.C. Cathedral, showing the Archibald Memorial Hyde Park

Sydney, N.S.W. - St. Mary's R.C. Cathedral, showing the Arch...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sydney and Circular Quay

Sydney and Circular Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Rainbow snake.

Rainbow snake.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1968
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Convict love token

Convict love token

British-Australian Friendship Society collection
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Convict love tokens
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1797
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Glass plate negative - Men showing their scars,  Port George IV, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Two sequencial pages out of a bible.

Two sequencial pages out of a bible.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pages
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A Re-entry

A Re-entry

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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A dog, cockatoo and cat, and a drawing along the bottom edge showing a man leading two horses.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Risk Management Track, by Joolama, Paddy Gwambany Carlton

Risk Management Track, by Joolama, Paddy Gwambany Carlton

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Kununurra, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Paddy G. Joolama
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1999
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Tintype portrait of a young man

Tintype portrait of a young man

Bothwell Museum collection
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Bothwell Museum
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Diary of the 1960-1961 trip from England to Australia on a Vespa scooter.

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Nicholas Lidstone collection
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