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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career 1973

Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Jo...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Helipterum Exiguum

Helipterum Exiguum

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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Arthur's Seat, Hollywood, Garden of the Moon, Arthur's Seat, Vic

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Arthurs Seat, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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QSL card for VK2DF

QSL card for VK2DF

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lilian Faithfull, Auntie Bess and Ann Deane

Lilian Faithfull, Auntie Bess and Ann Deane

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Kerry Packer

Kerry Packer

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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1983
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Constance Faithfull & Edgar Deane in England

Constance Faithfull & Edgar Deane in England

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token from R. Myers, 1837

Convict love token from R. Myers, 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Black and white photograph - Mission school

Black and white photograph - Mission school

Dieter Kohl collection
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting Aboriginal men standing in front of weatherboard building

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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Thelymitra Antennifera

Thelymitra Antennifera

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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1873
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Yakapiri (bark sandals)

Yakapiri (bark sandals)

Canning Stock Route collection
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Sandals
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Nyangkarni P. K-Lyons
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2008
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Convict love token from Charles Lamb, 1826

Convict love token from Charles Lamb, 1826

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Affection's Keepsake.

Affection's Keepsake.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885

Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1885
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1887
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Electrode pad

Electrode pad

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Convict love token from George Corney, 1831

Convict love token from George Corney, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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She was rather severe with George

She was rather severe with George

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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At the end of my long ride I was delightfully cool.

At the end of my long ride I was delightfully cool.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr F Welch
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1906
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Two wheeled trolley constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

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Sir Roland Wilson collection no. 2
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Toys
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Sir Roland Wilson
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1956
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Miss Pomegranate

Miss Pomegranate

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Japan
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Mortimer Menpes
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Silver presentation case for a magnifying glass

Silver presentation case for a magnifying glass

Captain Cook Magnifier collection
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Presentation cases
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London, England
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William Bayly
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1776
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Child with a billycart standing beside a picket fence, outside a timber house.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dural, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Crocus Hybridus Hort

Crocus Hybridus Hort

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token from J.F., 1828

Convict love token from J.F., 1828

Timothy Millett collection
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The pink cockatoo [Lophochroa Leadbeater]

The pink cockatoo [Lophochroa Leadbeater]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Tapu Country' by Jukuna Mona Chuguna, 2008

'Tapu Country' by Jukuna Mona Chuguna, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Jukuna M. Chuguna
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2008
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Spearthrower collected by Daisy Bates from Aboriginal visitors to her Ooldea camp

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Herbert Browne collection
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Spearthrowers
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1920
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Kungkarangkalpa by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Kungkarangkalpa by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Judith Y. Chambers
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2011
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'Canning Stock Route Country' by Patrick Tjungurrayi, 2007

'Canning Stock Route Country' by Patrick Tjungurrayi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Patrick Tjungurrayi
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2007
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Golden hopes

Golden hopes

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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Courtroom sketch 'Prof. Plueckhaln' by Veronica O'Leary dated 22 October 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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Sewing machine

Sewing machine

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Ann S. Stool
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1870
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Cream-coloured partial dance program with 'Engagement; Mrs Quodling's Wedding 1868' handwritten inside

Cream-coloured partial dance program with 'Engagement; Mrs Q...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1868
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Convict love token from John, 1836

Convict love token from John, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensated balance

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1820
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Certificate

Certificate

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificates
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Ladies refurbished Roadmaster bicycle, which was ridden in Tasmania by Reima Mieztis

Ladies refurbished Roadmaster bicycle, which was ridden in T...

Reima Miezitis collection
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Bicycles
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Australia
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Mrs Reima Miezitis
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1946
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Aboriginals, NSW

Aboriginals, 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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Man standing on a natural rock bridge at a beach, with another man sitting in the foreground

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cream-coloured partial dance program titled 'MASONIC HALL, 15th August 1867'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1867
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View over a town, with hills in the background

View over a town, with hills in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Strong toy train road bridge in a box

Strong toy train road bridge in a box

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy structures
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Going for a ride out bush

Going for a ride out bush

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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Linda Pupangamirri
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Linocut titled Badu Harbour, by Joseph Au, 2012

Linocut titled Badu Harbour, by Joseph Au, 2012

National Museum of Australia History Through Art Award 2012 collection
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Linocuts
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Badu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Joseph Au
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1963 Lightburn Zeta motor car

1963 Lightburn Zeta motor car

Lightburn collection
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Motor cars
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Camden, South Australia, Australia
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Lightburn & Co Ltd
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1963
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The Djunkgao (Djung'kawu) Sisters at Goulburn Island - Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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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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The Mythological Site of Bornkuna

The Mythological Site of Bornkuna

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tommy Djagamara
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Film negative - Family in garden, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

Film negative - Family in garden, Hermannsburg, Northern Ter...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Certificate awarded for first prize at the Coonamble Pastoral and Agricultural Association 80th Annual Exhibition  for a knitted poppy tea cosy

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Coonamble, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1965
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Aboriginal breastplate for Tumberilagong, Chief of the Nuneree Tribe

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Voiture de Gala, Musee des Voitures a Trianon

Voiture de Gala, Musee des Voitures a Trianon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Blue dance program titled 'Programme, Government House, 1868'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1968
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Circumcision  Ceremony.

Circumcision Ceremony.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nobadbara
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1964
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He swore before the altar that he would be kind & true

He swore before the altar that he would be kind & true

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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Myriophyllum amphibium

Myriophyllum amphibium

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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