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Replica fat lamp in a tin, as made at Wallaga Lake Aboriginal Mission during the 1930s

Replica fat lamp in a tin, as made at Wallaga Lake Aborigina...

Eileen Morgan collection
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Lamps
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Eileen Morgan
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1993
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Things take time to go through the system

Things take time to go through the system

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1997
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Envelope and letter addressed to Robert Lionel Faithfull, 30 August 1867

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1867
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Fibre basket by Noreena Kadibil, 2008

Fibre basket by Noreena Kadibil, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Noreena Kadibil
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2008
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Woman falling over to reveal petticoat

Woman falling over to reveal petticoat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Commemorative bus ticket for ACTION buses to the opening of New Parliament House in 1988

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ACTION Buses collection
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Bus tickets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Capital Territory Internal Omnibus Network
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1988
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St Andrew's Rectory, Seven Hills

St Andrew's Rectory, Seven Hills

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Seven Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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MESS ORDERLIES. CARRY ON

MESS ORDERLIES. CARRY ON

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Breaking the record

Breaking the record

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Greetings [Manly]

Greetings [Manly]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1927
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Oppn General Jugula faces a hostile mob

Oppn General Jugula faces a hostile mob

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Bondi, NSW

Bondi, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Suitcase made from neutral coloured lacquered canvas over thick cardboard

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Suitcases
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Like the Boomerang May You Come Back

Like the Boomerang May You Come Back

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Drosera auriculata

Drosera auriculata

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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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pamela Tipuamantumirri
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Keep my seat warm

Keep my seat warm

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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1997
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Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by Herbert Basedow

Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by H...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Members ticket for the East Torrens Cricket Club 1901-1902

Members ticket for the East Torrens Cricket Club 1901-1902

Nanette Ward collection
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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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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Jimmy Toby
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Net-making needles

Net-making needles

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Netting needles
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Thread gauge

Thread gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Gauges
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Tania Verstak's Miss Australia 1961 trophy

Tania Verstak's Miss Australia 1961 trophy

Tania Verstak collection
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Trophies
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Pearl Faithfull wearing an elaborate full-length pale dress, seated on a carved wooden chair with her train draped over arm

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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London, England
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Ms Pearl Faithfull
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1805
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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'Brisbane Q.: Eagle St', 15 December 1909

'Brisbane Q.: Eagle St', 15 December 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1909
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York Street Sydney

York Street Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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1950
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The Harbour looking towards Taronga Park, Sydney, NSW

The Harbour looking towards Taronga Park, Sydney, NSW

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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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The Appropriation bills, which have now been deferred by the Senate three times...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Child's drawing - Turtle by  Louis Joseph Tipungwuti age 9yrs, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing - Turtle by Louis Joseph Tipungwuti age 9yr...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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SHOT TOWER & RIVER DERWENT, NEAR HOBART

SHOT TOWER & RIVER DERWENT, NEAR HOBART

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Museum, Sydney (Australian Museum)

The Museum, Sydney (Australian Museum)

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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Winnipeg Commeerce Prudence Industry

Winnipeg Commeerce Prudence Industry

Nanette Ward collection
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Badges
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Andren
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Child's drawing by Barry, La Perouse, Sydney NSW

Child's drawing by Barry, La Perouse, Sydney NSW

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Miss Grace Palotta

Miss Grace Palotta

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Harding & Billings
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Child's drawing by an unknown artist, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by an unknown artist, Tabulam Primary School...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Tabulam Primary School
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Lines in grey on red

Lines in grey on red

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Australia
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Prison door lock

Prison door lock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Door locks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Box for

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Packaging
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Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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T W Featherston Pty Ltd
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Child's drawing of men dancing by Stanley Jangala Gallacher, Yuendumu NT

Child's drawing of men dancing by Stanley Jangala Gallacher,...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanley Gallacher
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The Scarlet Pimpernel

The Scarlet Pimpernel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Cigarette card featuring an illustration of a British war medal for Egypt, 1882-1889

Cigarette card featuring an illustration of a British war me...

Turner Family collection
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Letter sent from William Pitt Faithfulll, 10 August 1876

Letter sent from William Pitt Faithfulll, 10 August 1876

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sir Hercules G. Robinson
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1876
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Reconnoitre

Reconnoitre

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Outlet, Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

The Outlet, 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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The festivities are nearing an end

The festivities are nearing an end

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Watson's Bay, Sydney, NSW

Watson's Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cowrie shell

Cowrie shell

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Specimens
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ngintya
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1954
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Wavy stripes in brown and green

Wavy stripes in brown and green

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Carl Zeiss F14471 monocular microscope and accessories

Carl Zeiss F14471 monocular microscope and accessories

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Jena, Germany
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Carl Zeiss
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Child's drawing by Leo Roberts, Cabbage Tree Island Primary School NSW

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cabbage Tree Island, New South Wales, Australia
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Leo Roberts
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You and I

You and I

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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