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Dhari (headdress) by George Nona

Dhari (headdress) by George Nona

George Nona collection
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Headdresses
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Torres Strait, ,
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Mr George Nona
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Gas mask used as part of a protest costume

Gas mask used as part of a protest costume

Benny Zable collection no. 1
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Gasmasks
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1981
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Victorian greeting card featuring a Christmas message

Victorian greeting card featuring a Christmas message

Australian War Memorial collection
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Christmas cards
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Harriet Field
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Painting depicts a large central concentric circle with six smaller ones

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, October 1886

Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, October 1886

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Hammerstone [stone implement]

HP Moss collection
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Hammerstones
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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'Tingarri Story', painted by Tim Payungka Tjapangarti, 1981

'Tingarri Story', painted by Tim Payungka Tjapangarti, 1981

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tim P. Tjapangati
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1981
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Lindqvist Two Day Marine Chronometer No 114, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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William Lindqvist
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The painting consisting of three horizontal sections with the central section having a small circle

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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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Tuki Puruldatemiri
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1965
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Now for a cup of Peark's Cocoa, advertising Peark's Coco

Now for a cup of Peark's Cocoa, advertising Peark's Coco

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Trophy awarded to 'Tania Verstak Miss Australia in recognition of outstanding service for Queensland Industry'

Trophy awarded to 'Tania Verstak Miss Australia in recogniti...

Tania Verstak collection
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Trophies
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Mrs Tania Young
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Summer Hill Station

Summer Hill Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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1949
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Rock lilies, NSW

Rock lilies, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from H.V., 1842

Convict love token from H.V., 1842

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Morris Model FE Pye outside broadcast van used by ABC-TV Channel 2 ABN

Morris Model FE Pye outside broadcast van used by ABC-TV Cha...

Australian Broadcasting Corporation collection no. 1
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Vans
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England
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British Motor Corporation - Morris
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1955
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Small green pocket diary for 1970 for A V Turner, Woolooware

Small green pocket diary for 1970 for A V Turner, Woolooware

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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Woolooware, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1970
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Mercer Marine Chronometer No 27564, in wooden case with accessories

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Department of Defence collection
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England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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Bark painting depicting 30 circles, in combinations of black, white, red or yellow

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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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Polly Miller, Poinomaju
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1965
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Painting of 'Robert' the bantam, with associated prize medals

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Cecil Thompson Poultry collection
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Oil paintings
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With Greetings from Picton

With Greetings from Picton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Picton, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Renown model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine).

Renown model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine).

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Small scale models
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Water dreaming at Kalipinba

Water dreaming at Kalipinba

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Browns Bore, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ray I. Tjampitjinpa
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Kelly's Hotel

Kelly's Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Nardin No 2281

Nardin No 2281

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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Sepia photograph of the Australian Cricket team taken at Southend Ground, England 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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England
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1921
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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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Work on paper, in the style of a bark painting, depicting several European and Aboriginal men with spears and a crucifixion scene, Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Artworks
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Post Office and Mate's Corner, Albury

Post Office and Mate's Corner, Albury

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Passenger ticket for Mary Corrigan dated 1878

Passenger ticket for Mary Corrigan dated 1878

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Tickets
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Melaleuca squarrosa

Melaleuca squarrosa

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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Railway Station Belmore

Railway Station Belmore

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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1908
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Postcard featuring a horse being led around a fenced enclosure

Postcard featuring a horse being led around a fenced enclosu...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Architectural drawing of a Mill Dug-out by the Department of Mines for the Forests Commission

Architectural drawing of a Mill Dug-out by the Department of...

Peter Evans collection
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Architectural plans
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The Antartic compay in 'The Ticket of Leave'

The Antartic compay in 'The Ticket of Leave'

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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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Fibre basket with strands of fabric

Fibre basket with strands of fabric

University of Sydney collection
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Baskets
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Document known as the 'Batman Land Deed', between John Batman and Aboriginal 'chiefs' of the Kulin nation, Port Phillip area, 1835

Document known as the 'Batman Land Deed', between John Batma...

The Christensen Fund collection no. 3
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Documents
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Tasmania, Australia
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Joseph T. Gellibrand
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1835
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Wooden handle rake

Wooden handle rake

David Crane and Alice Sutton collection no. 2
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Rakes
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Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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The Old Mill 1938 Springfield

The Old Mill 1938 Springfield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Certificate

Certificate

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Manildra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1959
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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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Peter
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Hibbertia densiflora

Hibbertia densiflora

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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Launching of New Manly Steamer 'Binngarra' at Woolwich Dockyard

Launching of New Manly Steamer 'Binngarra' at Woolwich Docky...

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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1905
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'Kurrkumalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Kurrkumalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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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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1986
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Painting depicts a bird with pronounced bill

Painting depicts a bird with pronounced bill

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Convict love token from Walter Jones, 1836

Convict love token from Walter Jones, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown

Envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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The Mutineers turning LIEUT. BLIGH and part of the OFFICERS and CREW adrift from His MAJESTY'S Ship the Bounty

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Mutiny on the 'Bounty' collection
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Aquatints
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Robert Dodd
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1790
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Envelopes
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Handbell - Note A# Octave 5 Pattern 10

Handbell - Note A# Octave 5 Pattern 10

Jennifer Anne Murphy collection
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Musical instruments
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London, England
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Whitechapel Bell Foundry
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1910
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Black and white photograph of a horse behind a post and rail fence in front of the stables at Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Cream-coloured dance program with 'Tuesday, Galatea Ball' handwritten on the front

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Salicornia australis

Salicornia australis

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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Hands Off!! Rainforests

Hands Off!! Rainforests

Cairns and Far North Queensland Environment Centre collection
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Banners
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Ida Mc Leish
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Tirranna race club members card

Tirranna race club members card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Membership cards
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Augustus L. Faithfull
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1928
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Springfield; Side of house; South Verandah

Springfield; Side of house; South Verandah

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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View from Chisholm's Hill, Bowral

View from Chisholm's Hill, Bowral

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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