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Postcard featuring central railway station, Sydney

Postcard featuring central railway station, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Silk postcard with embroidered butterfly and flower imagery relating to Alf Barkle and his World War One service

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John Murray collection
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Convict love token from J.F., 1837

Convict love token from J.F., 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Welcome to our Royal Visitors 1954

Welcome to our Royal Visitors 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Flags
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Land Rights Not Uranium

Land Rights Not Uranium

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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1975
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Egg scoop by Yvonne Koolmatrie

Egg scoop by Yvonne Koolmatrie

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Containers
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Berri, South Australia, Australia
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Yvonne Koolmatrie
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1990
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Carte de visite photograph depicting a burial monument bearing the names the Deane family

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Soldiers' Pay Book of James Taylor

Soldiers' Pay Book of James Taylor

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Account records
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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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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Joyce Tipuamantumirri
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Aboriginal breastplate for King Too Too, Crack Horsebreaker & Glastonbury Coach Groom

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Genevieve Head collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Wm M Lynn, General Engraver
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1888
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Finalists in the women's 100 metre freestyle at the 1920 Olympics at Antwerp, Belgium

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Miss Ethelda Bleibtrey
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1920
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Richea Procera

Richea Procera

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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1875
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BLUFF No 2

BLUFF No 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Harding & Billings
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Rally For The Rivers

Rally For The Rivers

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Posters
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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The Specialty Press
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1981
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Bark painting 'Two fish' by Bardayal Nadjamerrek, Gunbalanya, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1974
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1937
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Convict love token from Robert Salmon, 1841

Convict love token from Robert Salmon, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Pencil sketch depicting a cliff with a ruined castle

Pencil sketch depicting a cliff with a ruined castle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Concarneau

Concarneau

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The old people smoke the crab claw

The old people smoke the crab claw

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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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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Dance program titled THE OFFICERS, H. M. S.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Royal Navy
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1870
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George Street, Sydney

George Street, 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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Coloured cartoon titled 'Dr Jekyll and Mrs Hyde'

Coloured cartoon titled 'Dr Jekyll and Mrs Hyde'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1991
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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UNTAET dan INTERFET

UNTAET dan INTERFET

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Political posters
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Envelopes
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Photograph of Jim Maple-Brown as a boy

Photograph of Jim Maple-Brown as a boy

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Mr Jim Maple-Brown AM
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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A Beautiful Home in the Mountains, Mount Lofty, SA

A Beautiful Home in the Mountains, Mount Lofty, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Lofty, Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Case for a Kullberg No 1332 chronometer

Case for a Kullberg No 1332 chronometer

Australian Survey Office collection no. 2
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Cases
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Australian Survey Office
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Album containing illuminated address presented by the Mayor and City Council of Sandhurst to the Hon David Chaplin Sterry1888

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David Chaplin Sterry collection
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Albums
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Ship docked at timber wharves with city behind

Ship docked at timber wharves with city behind

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Elm Avenue, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Elm Avenue, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bark painting 'Galawu - Stringy bark house', by George Milpurrurru, 1985

Bark painting 'Galawu - Stringy bark house', by George Milpu...

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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George Milpurrurru
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1985
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Como Railway Bridge George's River

Como Railway 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 weir out for its annual overhaul, Mildura, Vic

The weir out for its annual overhaul, Mildura, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Collins Pocket Diary for 1925 with daily entries by Ann Turner, containing details of Guides events

Collins Pocket Diary for 1925 with daily entries by Ann Turn...

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Girl Guide Movement
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1925
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But Seriously Though!

But Seriously Though!

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1999
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Queensland Aboriginals Tree Climbing

Queensland Aboriginals Tree Climbing

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Harris.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Harris.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Convict love token from John Roulston, 1846

Convict love token from John Roulston, 1846

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Pages 9 to 12 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

Pages 9 to 12 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which wa...

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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Crimson Wing Parrot

Crimson Wing Parrot

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John M. Cantle
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Handwritten note with a list of scores or money, numbers and names

Handwritten note with a list of scores or money, numbers and...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Delaney's Hotel

Delaney's Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1913
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Convict love token from William Maskell, 1818

Convict love token from William Maskell, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Postman's standard issue dark blue cloth peaked cap with red PMG badge

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Catherine Davenport collection
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Caps
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Riverwood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Robert P. Davenport
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1949
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Parumparuma changed bird

Parumparuma changed bird

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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Emmanuel Puruntatameri
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Wattle Blossum into Soldiers, illustrated by Maisie Carte

Wattle Blossum into Soldiers, illustrated by Maisie Carte

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Princes Bridge, Melbourne, Vic

Princes Bridge, 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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Convict love token from Joseph Hemming, 1833

Convict love token from Joseph Hemming, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Cook

Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Coo...

Staffordshire Figurine collection
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Human figures
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Alpha Factory
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1845
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Macquarie Lighthouse, Sydney

Macquarie Lighthouse, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Outer South Head, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Boer Armament and Col Baden-Powell at Mafeking - Story of the Siege

The Boer Armament and Col Baden-Powell at Mafeking - Story o...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1945
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Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Bark painting 'Sacred ceremonial ground Gununguwuy' by Narritjin Maymuru, Djarrtipi, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Blue Mud Bay, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1975
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