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Personal letter from Eliza Batman to her daughter Elizabeth, describing the drowning in the Yarra River of her son John Charles Batman

Personal letter from Eliza Batman to her daughter Elizabeth,...

John Batman Documents collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Batman
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1845
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Black and white photograph of Randwick Junior Rugby Union Football Club, 3rd Grade Premiers, 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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Port Augusta Rly.  Water supply, Flinders Ranges

Port Augusta Rly. Water supply, Flinders Ranges

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Chalet, Kalorama, Vic

The Chalet, Kalorama, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kalorama, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Melrose, South Australia, Australia
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The Mount Remarkable Agricultural Society
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1936
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Sterling silver mounted emu egg candlestick holder, by Henry Steiner about 1880

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Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Australia
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Henry Steiner
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1860
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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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1937
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Technical College, Sydney

Technical College, Sydney

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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Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Gone aloft

Gone aloft

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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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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Young Girls by Wally Mandarrk

Young Girls by Wally Mandarrk

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mandarg
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1987
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St Patrick's College, Manly, NSW

St Patrick's College, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Notebook diary compiled by Paul Smith during his journey down the Franklin River with Bob Brown in 1976

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Paul Smith collection
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Diaries
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South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
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Paul E. Smith
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1976
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Soldiers Memorial Hall, Yass

Soldiers Memorial Hall, Yass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woven pandanus Yawkyawk sculpture in orange, yellow, purple and neutral tones

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Yawkyawk collection
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Sculptures
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Yikarrakkal, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Marina Murdilnga
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2005
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Photograph of Cronulla South Public School, class 2A, 1964

Photograph of Cronulla South Public School, class 2A, 1964

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1963
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'Turtles, wind and rain', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1978

'Turtles, wind and rain', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1978

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 18/01/1979 collection
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Bark paintings
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Drill Hall, Australian National University, Acton, Canberra, Austra...
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1978
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Miss Louie Pounds

Miss Louie Pounds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Unknown
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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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Awelye painting by June Bird

Awelye painting by June Bird

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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June Bird
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1989
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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1940
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Ship with a funnel and two masts at anchor

Ship with a funnel and two masts at anchor

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ocean Beach, Newcastle

Ocean Beach, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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This is a map of Bathurst Island. X we live here.

This is a map of Bathurst Island. X we live here.

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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Mark V. Puautjimi
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The Boulevard & Clarence River, Grafton, NSW

The Boulevard & Clarence River, Grafton, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Clarence River, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Glimpse of Hornsby, N.S.W.

Glimpse of Hornsby, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hornsby, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Boomerang

Boomerang

David Westcott collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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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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James Tipungwuti
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The wheat team

The wheat team

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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'Mustering' by Veronia Lulu, 2007

'Mustering' by Veronia Lulu, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Mulan, Western Australia, Australia
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Veronica Lulu
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2007
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Percival `Gull' pamphlet

Percival `Gull' pamphlet

Neil Jensen collection
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Pamphlets
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Nouvelle - Caledonie - Caledonienne Toubo [a woman from New Caledonia]

Nouvelle - Caledonie - Caledonienne Toubo [a woman from New ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New Caledonia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Men catching a horse, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Post Office, Auburn Street, Goulburn, NSW

Post Office, Auburn Street, Goulburn, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Siemens Brothers Morse Code Printer

Siemens Brothers Morse Code Printer

Professor Arthur Hardie Corbett collection
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Printing equipment
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London, England
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1850
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Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, NSW

Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten recipe for Black Puddings

Handwritten recipe for Black Puddings

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Alexandra Avenue, Melbourne, Vic

Alexandra Avenue, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Norddeutscher Lloyd, Bremen

Norddeutscher Lloyd, Bremen

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Germany
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1908
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The Gecko, Ipilja-ipila

The Gecko, Ipilja-ipila

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tatalara
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1948
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Two rowing boats in flood water

Two rowing boats in flood water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Nowra Bridge

Nowra Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sassafras Creek near Crescent Bridge, Victoria

Sassafras Creek near Crescent Bridge, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1915
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Brown envelope, postmarked

Brown envelope, postmarked "BRISBANE, Q, LAND, 1-AM, 1 JAN, ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Star of Peace

Star of Peace

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Convict love token from R Hoklay, 1834

Convict love token from R Hoklay, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Card in memoriam of Barbara Strachan Stool

Card in memoriam of Barbara Strachan Stool

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Mourning cards
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Rose Hill, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Barbara S. Stool
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1887
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Typed transcript of the handwritten proclamation McRobertson Land on dated February 18th 1931

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Sir Douglas Mawson collection
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Documents
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Antarctica
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Sir Douglas Mawson
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1931
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Dr Barnardo's Handbell Ringers and Mr H. Aaron (instructor) now with Rev. W J. MAYERS in Australia

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Barnardos
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'Emu near Yalyumu (from Wawuwawu)' aka 'Emu Dreaming at Yalyumu', by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1975

'Emu near Yalyumu (from Wawuwawu)' aka 'Emu Dreaming at Yaly...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1975
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Redfern Railway Station Sydney

Redfern Railway Station Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Scone, New South Wales, Australia
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1907
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Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala,...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bags
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Landscape painting.

Landscape painting.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Cordula Ebatarinja
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1967
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Into Cover

Into Cover

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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Hyde Park, Sydney

Hyde Park, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bunbury looking East

Bunbury looking East

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bunbury, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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