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Grandma Turner

Grandma Turner

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Portrait photographs
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Scotland
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Handwritten poem titled 'To W P F Junr' signed by Auntie

Handwritten poem titled 'To W P F Junr' signed by Auntie

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bark painting depicting the log on which Barama floated to Gangan by Garwirrin Gumana, Yirrkala, 1965

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gawirrin Gumana
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1965
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Cardboard sign for leeks from market garden stall

Cardboard sign for leeks from market garden stall

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Signs
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Architectural drawing of a Mill Dug-out by the Department of Mines for the Forests Commission

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Peter Evans collection
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Architectural plans
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Portrait of a sports team of boys

Portrait of a sports team of boys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Overlooking harbour, Newcastle, NSW

Overlooking harbour, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Newcastle Harbour, Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard titled 'We'll keep the Billy boiling, dear, till you come marching home' by May Gibbs

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Card printed with a 1737 prophecy entitled OLD AND NEW

Card printed with a 1737 prophecy entitled OLD AND NEW

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1737
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Crick - Australian Bleriot pupil, Treloar - Australian Bleriot extended course pupil, Cooper - Bleriot pupil Australian, and Stutt - Bristol Instructor Australian

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Eric J Treloar collection
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Photographs
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Mr William H. Treloar
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1914
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Prescription pad belonging to Dr Barry Christophers

Prescription pad belonging to Dr Barry Christophers

Barry Christophers collection
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Prescription books
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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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Tasmania, Australia
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Jason
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Gold mourning locket containing a photograph of Australian champion boxer Les Darcy, who died in 1917

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Kevin Hannan collection
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Mourning jewellery
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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James L. Darcy
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1928
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1932 Brooklands 1000 Miles Race trophy awarded to Joan Richmond and Elsie Wisdom

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Joan Richmond collection
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Trophies
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Weybridge, Surrey, England
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1932
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Black Devereux Bowly clock, brought to Australia by the Blaxland family in the early 1800's.

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Daryl Blaxland collection
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Mantel clocks
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The Blue Mountains NSW Fern Tree Gully

The Blue Mountains NSW Fern Tree Gully

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cash book

Cash book

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Ledgers
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1894
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Interior of St Saviour's Cathedral, Goulburn, with a floral arch. Lilian Faithfull's wedding?

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Club

Club

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anawanda
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1948
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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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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Armidale Railway Station

Armidale Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Burwood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Account for erecting tomb of George Faithfull 1859

Account for erecting tomb of George Faithfull 1859

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Financial records
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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1859
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John V. Orsto
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Bark painting depicting 30 circles, in combinations of black, white, red or yellow

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Polly Miller, Poinomaju
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1965
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Glass plate negative - Men catching a horse, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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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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U.S.A. Battleship Kansas

U.S.A. Battleship Kansas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Commercial Street, Mt Gambier, SA

Commercial Street, 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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Lantern slide - Herbert Basedow interviewing Danbidelli (Jim Mariner), photographer unknown, Innamincka, South Australia, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Innamincka, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Glass plate negative - Men fighting with clubs called 'kutturu', Luritja people, Finke River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Small shell bracelet made from maireener shells, white cockles and black crows

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Lola Greeno collection
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Bracelets
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Tasmania, Australia
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Lola Greeno
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The Strike, 1909 in Broken Hill

The Strike, 1909 in Broken Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Police
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1909
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Valley camping ground, Wye River, Vic

Valley camping ground, Wye River, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wye River, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Laura Holmes
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Kuru Ala by Sallyanne Roberts

Kuru Ala by Sallyanne Roberts

Songlines - Sallyanne Roberts collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Nyapari Homeland, South Australia, Australia
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Sallyanne Roberts
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2012
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Decorated pandanus leaf basket

Decorated pandanus leaf basket

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Baskets
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Glass plate negative - Aboriginal dwellings at Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Handwritten note about friendship

Handwritten note about friendship

Ruby Lee collection
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1952
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The Argonauts Club

The Argonauts Club

Australian Broadcasting Corporation collection no. 1
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Membership certificates
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

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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Not provided
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Bottom grinding stone

Bottom grinding stone

Douglas Seaton collection
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Lower grinding stones
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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Acton House, Canberra. Built by the First Pioneer 1826

Acton House, Canberra. Built by the First Pioneer 1826

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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A J. Bowden
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1826
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney

Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hatching House, Salmon Ponds, Tas.

Hatching House, Salmon Ponds, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelopes
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Como Bridge George's River

Como Bridge George's River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Como, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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The Crocodile, Tungarapia and the Wallaby, Ubraitja

The Crocodile, Tungarapia and the Wallaby, Ubraitja

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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Yalioura
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1948
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Tillaea macrantha

Tillaea macrantha

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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1876
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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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Unknown
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Kelp container by Verna Nichols

Kelp container by Verna Nichols

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Containers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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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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Anna M. Tipiloura
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Wilcannia P. A. & H. Society 1893 'Brood Mare With Foal at Foot'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1893
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Sydney Harbour Bridge

Sydney Harbour Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Douglas Pratt
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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Little person balancing on one leg on a ball

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Engraved boab nut 'Attempt to Seduce a Wife' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Attempt to Seduce a Wife' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Ramsgate baths

Ramsgate baths

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kogarah, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Panoramic, photographic postcard of the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Olympic Pool, Velodrome and Soccer Ground

Panoramic, photographic postcard of the Melbourne Cricket Gr...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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I [Love] Being Free from Smoking - Narcotics Education Inc., 1985

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Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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1980
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Picnic at Hanging Rock

Picnic at Hanging Rock

Patricia Lovell collection
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Cinema posters
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Hanging Rock, Victoria, Australia
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1975
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