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Fire dreaming

Fire dreaming

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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Yama Maymuru
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1965
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Ernabella woollen rug with Walka design

Ernabella woollen rug with Walka design

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Lett's Eighteen Penny Diary and Almanack for 1861

Lett's Eighteen Penny Diary and Almanack for 1861

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Diaries
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1860
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Ceramic sardine dish with lid

Ceramic sardine dish with lid

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Covered dishes
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1857
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View in Dan and Robt. Gray's Limestone Quarry at Kingsdale

View in Dan and Robt. Gray's Limestone Quarry at Kingsdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bathurst, showing King's Parade and a large building, possibly the courthouse

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two young women dressed in cowboy outfits

Two young women dressed in cowboy outfits

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The lookout and Leg of Mutton Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The lookout and Leg of Mutton 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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Photograph of Constance Faithfull and Edgar Deane with five dogs

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Augustus L. Faithfull
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Two girls standing behind a globe of the world

Two girls standing behind a globe of the world

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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The Royal Agricultural Society Victoria,

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Colledge Family collection
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Mrs A.W. White standing in snow at the top of Mt. Wellington

Mrs A.W. White standing in snow at the top of Mt. Wellington

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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1909
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'Kiritjinya', painted  by John Tjakamarra, 1975

'Kiritjinya', painted by John Tjakamarra, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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1975
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Gracedale, Lorne, Vic

Gracedale, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Base Hospital, Wangaratta, Vic

Base Hospital, Wangaratta, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Not Test Cricket

Not Test Cricket

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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J E. Monfries
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1950
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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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Orroroo Agricultural Society Incorporated
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1939
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Hooked boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite) - decorated with moth motifs

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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Postcard featuring Jack Johnson

Postcard featuring Jack Johnson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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Peace Now!

Peace Now!

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Red oil can

Red oil can

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Oil cans
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A Song of the English

A Song of the English

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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George Robertson and Company Pty Ltd
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U.S.A. Battleship Kansas

U.S.A. Battleship Kansas

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

Mustering

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Skipping

Skipping

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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40 GHz Receiver unit

40 GHz Receiver unit

CSIRO WLAN collection
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Electronic equipment
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna 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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At Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

At Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroondah Reservoir, Maroondah, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull Esq, Springfield, Goulburn

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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William P. Faithfull
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To meet the visiting Journalists from the United Kingdom...

To meet the visiting Journalists from the United Kingdom...

Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1943
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Bone point from Milingimbi NT

Bone point from Milingimbi NT

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bone points
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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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Wallaroo Red Cross Circle, January 1919

Wallaroo Red Cross Circle, January 1919

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1919
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Townsville. Castle Hill

Townsville. Castle Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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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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Handmade wood drill consisting of spindle and revolving wing held in position along the dowel handle by a length of cord

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Guiseppe Picone collection
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Hand drills
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Mr Guiseppe '. Picone
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Cranko 'SHELL' toy train fuel wagon

Cranko 'SHELL' toy train fuel wagon

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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The Flood Tide Series -

The Flood Tide Series - "Welsher", Scene III. Act II.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Letter is from J A Coleman of J B Young, asking Mr Menzies, Senior Trade Commissioner, New York, to attend an awards function in New York, on their behalf

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Business letters
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New York, United States of America
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J A. Colman
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1964
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White Lion Hotel, Banbury

White Lion Hotel, Banbury

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Jar opener

Jar opener

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Possum pelt with poker work and ochre designs

Possum pelt with poker work and ochre designs

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Artworks
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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Dry River Bridge, Quaama

Dry River Bridge, Quaama

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Quaama, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Eagle fainting in the sunset

Eagle fainting in the sunset

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clement Portaminni
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Invitation 'To meet Rear-Admiral Nakamura, OBE, and Officers of HJJM's Training Squadron', 1935

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Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1935
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Convict love token from T.N.

Convict love token from T.N.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The details'll be along later

The details'll be along later

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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2007
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Handwritten note with a recipe

Handwritten note with a recipe "To rid blow flies"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notes
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Bark painting

Bark painting

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Namadbara
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1966
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Seal Bay, part of a pressed up ice ridge

Seal Bay, part of a pressed up ice ridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ivanhoe Gold Mine

Ivanhoe Gold Mine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ivanhoe, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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When the tide is low

When the tide is low

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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W Lister-Lister
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Australian Palace, Queensland Court, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

Australian Palace, Queensland Court, Franco-British Exhibiti...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Convict love token from Maria Hunt, 1848

Convict love token from Maria Hunt, 1848

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Prince Charles - As a gentleman

Prince Charles - As a gentleman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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King's Hall, Parliament House, Canberra

King's Hall, Parliament House, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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Album of pressed seaweed specimens collected around Port Phillip Bay, 1859 -1882

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Port Phillip seaweed album collection
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Botanical specimens
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Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia
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Charles Morrison
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1851
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Swearing in Lord Hopetoun as Governor General of Australian Commonwealth

Swearing in Lord Hopetoun as Governor General of Australian ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1901
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Hatchet head

Hatchet head

HP Moss collection
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Edge-ground axe heads (stone)
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Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Henry P. Moss
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1939
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View Falls, Sherbrook Gully

View Falls, Sherbrook Gully

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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