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Wet specimen - Horse - colon

Wet specimen - Horse - colon

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Swearing-In Holy Bible belonging to Neville Bonner encased within a box

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Neville Bonner collection
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Bibles
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Campfire at night

Campfire at night

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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Marie S. Tipuamantumirri
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ray Roberts
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Bottle of wine labelled 'P.S. Enterprise Angove's Riverboat Red', sold to fund a river boat race between PS Enterprise and PS Etona at Echuca in 1974

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Graeme Niehus collection
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Wine bottles
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South Australia, Australia
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Angove's Pty Ltd
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1974
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Three mythological events at Tjiterulpa site

Three mythological events at Tjiterulpa site

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Charlie T. Tjungurrayi
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1977
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Palm leaf basket from Port Essington,  made by Queenie and Kathleen Cunningham, 2015

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Port Essington collection no. 2
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Baskets
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Cobourg Peninnsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Queenie Cunningham
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2015
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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The Cumberland, Lorne, Vic

The Cumberland, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard featuring the St Kilda Esplanade

Postcard featuring the St Kilda Esplanade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Emanuel Brothers journal 1896 - 1924

Emanuel Brothers journal 1896 - 1924

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Australian Government Bentley 'S' Series 3 black saloon motor car used by Sir Robert Menzies

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Department of Administrative Services (Transport and Storage Divisi...
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Motor cars
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Crewe, Cheshire, England
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Rolls Royce
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1964
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Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Scene at 'The Look Out, ', Cambewarra Mount, N.S.W

Scene at 'The Look Out, ', Cambewarra Mount, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cambewarra Mountain, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brown leather satchel

Brown leather satchel

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Satchels
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Reverend John Grosse
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Cartoon depicting a cricket match and a seated man with 'YARB' printed on his T-shirt

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Louis Zmak collection
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Peter Harrigan
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1976
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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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Leah Kerinaiua
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Rosanne Karyuka
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Cape Barren Island

Cape Barren Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cape Barren Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Rebecca Neilsen
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Sauvage de la Nouvelle-hollande venant de combattre. (Port Jackson)

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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Prints
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jacques E. Arago
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1822
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Andrew Koongotema
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Letter from Embroiderers' Guild of Tasmania

Letter from Embroiderers' Guild of Tasmania

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Letters
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High Street, Fremantle, and the vignette is captioned

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'Frog at Mirramina' by Mithinarri Gurruwiwi, Yirrkala, 1966

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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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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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1966
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Milikapiti Council collection
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Paintbrushes
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Glimpse of City Skyline from the Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

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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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Horse in a stable with dog

Horse in a stable with dog

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harding & Billings
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C & V Richards, Dentists, 94 Oxford St, City. Surgery

C & V Richards, Dentists, 94 Oxford St, City. Surgery

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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Pencil and wash sketch depicting two women in a desert scene, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Large pair of sewing or dressmaking scissors with black painted handles

Large pair of sewing or dressmaking scissors with black pain...

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Dressmaking scissors
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Black and white photograph of Randwick Junior Rugby Union Football Club, 2nd Grade Runners-Up, 1920

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Randwick Rugby Union Football Club
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1920
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Painting on canvas by Jane Gordon

Painting on canvas by Jane Gordon

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Jane Gordon
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Silver medallion fom Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia presented to S Emanuel in 1906

Silver medallion fom Royal Agricultural Society of Western A...

Emanuel Family collection
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Medallions
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Western Australia, Australia
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The Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia Inc
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1906
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Dobbie Son & Hutton Marine Chronometer No 5475, with accessories in a wooden case, used in HMAS Australia

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Dobbie Son & Hutton
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1942
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Bark painting representing kulama initiation by Deaf Tommy in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

Bark painting representing kulama initiation by Deaf Tommy i...

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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Deaf Tommy, Pukualamiri
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1965
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Bottle sealer

Bottle sealer

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Handwritten recipe for ginger cordial and furniture polish

Handwritten recipe for ginger cordial and furniture polish

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Small heavy iron rectangular splitting wedge

Small heavy iron rectangular splitting wedge

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Splitting wedges
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The post which the Bush Ranger stood behind when Percy fired at him. The hole is shown in the picture

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Bride

Bride

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1966
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Bluff Warf at work

Bluff Warf at work

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Portrait of Namiatjira carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Namiatjira carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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Photographic postcard - Bowral.

Photographic postcard - Bowral.

Enid Treadgold collection
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Photographs
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Postman's standard issue blue fabric peaked cap with Telecom badge

Postman's standard issue blue fabric peaked cap with Telecom...

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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1975
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Calendar

Calendar

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Calendars
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirara College, Alice Springs, NT, Australia
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Clarrie Hayward
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The lake and weir, Yarrawonga, Vic

The lake and weir, Yarrawonga, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lake Mulwala, Yarrawonga, 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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Susan Ferguson
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Pencil sketch depicting a man

Pencil sketch depicting a man

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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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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Weapon - Shield

Weapon - Shield

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Woven cane basket for baby weighing scales

Woven cane basket for baby weighing scales

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Baskets
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Emperor penguin rookery at commencement of Great Barrier

Emperor penguin rookery at commencement of Great Barrier

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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Lake Wangary, Australia Day 1918

Lake Wangary, Australia Day 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1918
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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