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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Ready [Horse and three dogs]

Ready [Horse and three dogs]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Harding & Billings
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Cinema advertising slide promoting Malvern Star bicycles, 1930s

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Cycling in Australia - Cinema Advertising collection
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Lantern slides
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Portrait photograph of Charles Perkins

Portrait photograph of Charles Perkins

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Envelope addressed to Lucian Faithfull

Envelope addressed to Lucian Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Augustus L. Faithfull
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Photograph of George Weir with his young son Charlie, who is sitting on a horse

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George and Mary Weir collection
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Jindabyne, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George F. Weir
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1950
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Washing day in camp

Washing day in camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Angus and Robertson Ltd

Angus and Robertson Ltd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Angus & Robertson
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Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

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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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Childhood Memories by Elaine Russell, 2002.

Childhood Memories by Elaine Russell, 2002.

Elaine Russell collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Elaine Russell
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2002
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The Railway Station. Blackheath

The Railway Station. Blackheath

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Blackheath, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Chair made by Albert MacKenzie for president of Presbyterian WomenÂ?s Missionary Union, 1913

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Presbyterian Women's Missionary Union of Queensland
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Photographic postcard depicting David Armstrong. Police Officer at Tiny Town

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ground painting commissioned for the opening of Tandanya in March 1990

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Tandanya collection no. 3
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1990
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Oblong bark container

Oblong bark container

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Mailing Card - The Model Store

Mailing Card - The Model Store

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1940
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Australian Rock-Grit coast

Australian Rock-Grit coast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lasseter Story by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Lasseter Story by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Letter to Julia White

Letter to Julia White

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Letters
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Plymouth, England
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Mr Anthony Hill
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Truncheon

Truncheon

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Weapons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Girl in wearing a white diaphanous top and holding flowers

Girl in wearing a white diaphanous top and holding flowers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Black and white photograph depicting a man standing in a garden in front of a large building

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Poster featuring a seated man making fire surrounded by hand made objects

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Replicas
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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George French Angas
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Central Launceston, Tas

Central Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Argent Street (Looking North), Broken Hill

Argent Street (Looking North), 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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Convict love token from George Morris, 1817

Convict love token from George Morris, 1817

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Driving his team

Driving his team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maree
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Man riding a horse on the road to Coyle

Man riding a horse on the road to Coyle

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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Man dressed in either fancy dress, national costume or theatrical clothing

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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The Gateway, Wylde St, Potts Point NSW

The Gateway, Wylde St, Potts Point NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'The Rainbow Serpent Ngalyod and Ngalkunburriyaymi, the female spirit'

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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John N. Guymala
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Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bush Tucker

Bush Tucker

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Convict love token from G. Barker, 1843

Convict love token from G. Barker, 1843

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The farthest ones looked like great butterflies.

The farthest ones looked like great butterflies.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Reconciliation by Bessie Campbell

Reconciliation by Bessie Campbell

Bessie Campbell collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Bessie Campbell
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2002
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Hand-coloured and annotated map of Holland

Hand-coloured and annotated map of Holland

Nance Pownall collection
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Maps
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Rotterdam, Holland
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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'Tiwa' by Lily Long, 2008

'Tiwa' by Lily Long, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Nullagine, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Long
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2008
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Alexander, Castlemaine, Vic

Alexander, 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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Cathedral Rocks

Cathedral Rocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Circular metal film canister used by Frank Hurley

Circular metal film canister used by Frank Hurley

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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Fighting the Flames.  A Great Fire in the City

Fighting the Flames. A Great Fire in the City

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Unidentified

Unidentified

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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St Vincent's Ladies' College, Sydney

St Vincent's Ladies' College, 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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1908
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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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Bar Beach, Newcastle, NSW

Bar Beach, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Compliments of the Season [Boat in a harbour]

Compliments of the Season [Boat in a harbour]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Toy horse, 'Jackson', used during the cancelled 2007 Birdsville Races

Toy horse, 'Jackson', used during the cancelled 2007 Birdsvi...

Jo Fort collection
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Toys
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Birdsville, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Jo Fort
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2007
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Queen's Gardens, Bendigo, Vic

Queen's Gardens, Bendigo, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from Nathaniel Thorne, 1831

Convict love token from Nathaniel Thorne, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Life. Be in it. World Cricket T-shirt

Life. Be in it. World Cricket T-shirt

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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T-shirts
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Large group of school boys and teachers saluting in the playground

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Emu egg carved with images of a face, basket, boomerangs and shield motifs by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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TSS Demosthenes

TSS Demosthenes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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Willlie McClelland's children

Willlie McClelland's children

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Glass plate negative - Hermannsburg mission station, 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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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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The Mint, Sydney

The Mint, 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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