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Costume design in gouache and pencil on paper with card backing, showing an Aboriginal woman wearing a feathered pubic apron and wristbands

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Design drawings
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson  at the Warren Show, 1967 for first prize for a tapestry bag

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Warren, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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QSL card for VK2HH

QSL card for VK2HH

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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1936
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Red T-shirt

Red T-shirt "Tassie Koories are OK by Me!"

Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Queensland spear 1

Queensland spear 1

E Milne collection
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Spears
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper portrait medallion of naturalist Johann Reinhold Forster

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Wedgwood & Bentley Portrait Medallions collection
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Portrait medallions
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England
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Wedgwood
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1775
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Notebook that contains a list of Eleanor and Eric Dark's record collection

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Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 5

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 5

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two children sitting on chairs in a garden

Two children sitting on chairs in a garden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sassafras Gully, Victoria

Sassafras Gully, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sassafras, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Dinner bell

Dinner bell

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Bells
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Message stick

Message stick

Keith Goddard collection
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Message sticks
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East Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Convict love token from William Clark, 1839

Convict love token from William Clark, 1839

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Djambarrpuyngu Mortuary Rites.

Djambarrpuyngu Mortuary Rites.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinyiwuy
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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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BROOKES SERIES LANDING AT ANZAC-GALLIPOLI

BROOKES SERIES LANDING AT ANZAC-GALLIPOLI

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Elongated diamond-shaped burnished wooden parrying shield decorated with blue pigment

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19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Shields
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Upper Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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1840
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Convict love token engraved with the names D. Clarke and M. White, 1828

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Timothy Millett collection
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Lindfield Station looking north

Lindfield Station looking north

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lindfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian cuprous halfpenny trading token

Australian cuprous halfpenny trading token

Trading Token collection
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Halfpenny tokens
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Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
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John Pettigrew & Co, Wholesale and Retail General Merchants
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1865
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Convict love token from John Hare, 1827

Convict love token from John Hare, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Club

Club

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Clubs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Grand Sal'am

Grand Sal'am

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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Concepta Palipuaminni
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The Cumberland, Lorne, Vic

The Cumberland, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Bark painting 'Djang'Kawu Sisters at Gariyak' by Valerie Munininy 2

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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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Valerie Munininy 2
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Wood carving of a female figure in human form

Wood carving of a female figure in human form

Professor Ronald Berndt collection
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Wood carvings
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North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Professor Ronald M. Berndt
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Banumbirr.

Banumbirr.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Buranday
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Leonie Timbery
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Convict love token showing a couple in elegant dress

Convict love token showing a couple in elegant dress

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Melrose, South Australia, Australia
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The Mount Remarkable Agricultural Society
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1936
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Two houses near water with rowing boats and a jetty

Two houses near water with rowing boats and a jetty

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

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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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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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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Parrangkeeyt - loin ornament

Parrangkeeyt - loin ornament

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Personal adornments
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Federal Cycles, T.R. Balfour Cyle Manufacturer

Federal Cycles, T.R. Balfour Cyle Manufacturer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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T R. Balfour
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MV Tampa life jacket

MV Tampa life jacket

Wallenius Wilhelmsen MV Tampa collection
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Life jackets
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Christmas Island, Australia
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Wilhelmsen Lines Shipowning.
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2001
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucas Puautjimi
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nollamara, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Leon Garlett
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Note dated November 1890

Note dated November 1890

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Aboriginal breastplate for Thomas Tinboy, King of Nelligan

Aboriginal breastplate for Thomas Tinboy, King of Nelligan

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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H C. Jervis
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Alexandra Avenue, Melbourne, Vic

Alexandra Avenue, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Greetings from Rockdale

Greetings from Rockdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rockdale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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River and Oak Avenue, Parramatta Park NSW

River and Oak Avenue, Parramatta Park NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jonathan Ross
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The beautiful Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The beautiful 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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The Beach, Newcastle, NSW

The Beach, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Count Dorsay circular disc breastplate

Count Dorsay circular disc breastplate

Count Dorsay Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Group of men (crew) in uniform hats on the deck of a ship

Group of men (crew) in uniform hats on the deck of a ship

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Panorama showing Firebrace Street, Horsham, Vic

Panorama showing Firebrace Street, Horsham, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Horsham, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Emanuel Family photograph album of Go Go Station, about 1963-1967

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Emanuel Family collection
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Photograph albums
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Fitzroy River, Western Australia, Australia
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1963
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Pages 5 to 8 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jock Pouatjimi
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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The Animals that Noah Forgot...

The Animals that Noah Forgot...

Healesville Travel Poster collection
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Advertising posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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W M Houston, Government Printer, Melbourne
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1953
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Envelopes
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Wet Season Dry Season.

Wet Season Dry Season.

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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Killian Kerinaiua
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