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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Man in a rowing canoe on a river, with a bridge in the background

Man in a rowing canoe on a river, with a bridge in the backg...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Green dance program titled 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE'

Green dance program titled 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Circular Quay from Milsons Point

Circular Quay from Milsons Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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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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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sepia photograph of boy standing in front of partly-demolished building

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mudie's Library

Mudie's Library

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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Certificate awarded to V.M. Wilson at the Narromine Show for second prize for a painted table centre

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Narromine, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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Framed picture of Queen Elizabeth II

Framed picture of Queen Elizabeth II

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Portrait photographs
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Poster

Poster

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Spearthrower collected by Daisy Bates from Aboriginal visitors to her Ooldea camp

Spearthrower collected by Daisy Bates from Aboriginal visito...

Herbert Browne collection
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Spearthrowers
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1920
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Original Primus Stove

Original Primus Stove

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nelson & Co
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National Park. Sydney. N.S.W.

National Park. Sydney. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Wandjina with Rainbow Serpent and boomerangs

Wandjina with Rainbow Serpent and boomerangs

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Karadada
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Hotel Bega

Hotel Bega

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bega, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Charles 0. Fox
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Possum costume

Possum costume

Cairns and Far North Queensland Environment Centre collection
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Costumes
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Jan Harris
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1980
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New Norfolk near Hobart, Tasmania

New Norfolk near Hobart, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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Rifle club pendant

Rifle club pendant

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Pendants
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Gentiana Saxosa

Gentiana Saxosa

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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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain takes the stand' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982

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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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The first cup race.  By a  neck

The first cup race. By a neck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Phil Blake
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'Eh! But its gran' stuff.' -Sanderson's Scotch

'Eh! But its gran' stuff.' -Sanderson's Scotch

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Scotland
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden crocodile carving headdress with grass covered plastic headpiece

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Eseli collection
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Headdresses
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Badu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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James Eseli
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1999
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The two bridges, Yass

The two bridges, Yass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Unlabelled dark blue beret referred to by its wearer Sir Hubert Opperman as a 'Beret Basque'

Unlabelled dark blue beret referred to by its wearer Sir Hub...

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 1
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Berets
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France
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Sir Hubert F. Opperman
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1928
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Glass plate negative - Men displaying different methods of dressing their hair, Cambridge Gulf, northern Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Cambridge Gulf, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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River Street, Ballina

River Street, Ballina

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ballina, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - India

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - India

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Toorak, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1931
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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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Marie B. Timaepatui
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Aboriginals

Aboriginals

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Photograph - Ben Blakeney in Sydney in 1983..

Photograph - Ben Blakeney in Sydney in 1983..

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 1
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Photographs
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A Happy Christmas

A Happy Christmas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Good luck be with you

Good luck be with you

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Digging stick or club

Digging stick or club

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Digging sticks
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Portrait of Douglas Nichols carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Douglas Nichols 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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Courtroom sketch of the1982 trial of Michael and Lindy Chamberlain by artist Veronica O'Leary

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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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Aboriginal breastplate for Dicky, King of Clyde Road

Aboriginal breastplate for Dicky, King of Clyde Road

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Batemans Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Wooden skis

Wooden skis

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Skis
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Antarctica
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Robert G. Dovers
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1951
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Earl Kitchener

Earl Kitchener

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pastoral Australia particulars at government, shipping and travel offices

Pastoral Australia particulars at government, shipping and t...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Posters
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James Northfield
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1930
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St. Andrew's, Parramatta

St. Andrew's, Parramatta

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mark Arblea
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Amber bead necklace

Amber bead necklace

Guna Kinne collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Latvia
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1950
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Auburn Rd., Auburn

Auburn Rd., Auburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Looking along the beach, Dromana, Vic

Looking along the beach, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wilmot Straham in his mia mia, Warrnambool, Vic

Wilmot Straham in his mia mia, Warrnambool, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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QSL card for LAWCOS

QSL card for LAWCOS

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate awarded at the Wongan Hills and District Agricultural Society (Inc.) Show, 1965 for first prize for a snow white play apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Northam, Western Australia, Australia
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News-express Print
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1965
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Ocean Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Ocean Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sorrento, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Piti or wooden container with pokerwork of Kungkarangkaipa Tjukurpa or 'Seven Sisters' Dreaming

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 2
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Containers
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Margaret Dagg
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1997
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Retreat from Kirribilli

Retreat from Kirribilli

Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1984
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The Victorian Mallee River Traffic report, 1932

The Victorian Mallee River Traffic report, 1932

Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Reports
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Murray River, , Australia
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Mr Henry H. Dare
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1933
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Partinyintjarra (Mt Toller) by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Partinyintjarra (Mt Toller) by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Painting of a sailing ship

Painting of a sailing ship

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Photograph of a man with scaring on his chest

Photograph of a man with scaring on his chest

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photographs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Anzac Series... why the Australian hat / turns up at the side

Anzac Series... why the Australian hat / turns up at the sid...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Vauxhall car parked outside a shed

Vauxhall car parked outside a shed

Colledge Family collection
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Photographs
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Swimming baths, The Bogey Hole, Newcastle

Swimming baths, The Bogey Hole, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bogey Hole, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss E Russell
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1904
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Arthur Cocks & Co Ltd for goggles and spectacles 1928-1929

Arthur Cocks & Co Ltd for goggles and spectacles 1928-1929

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Catalogues
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Arthur Cocks & Co. Ltd
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1928
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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Eccles. Mrs Eccles...' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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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