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Convict love token from J. Gollar, 1837

Convict love token from J. Gollar, 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Postcard of Bernard Bede Kieran, 'Our Barney - Champion Swimmer of the World'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bernard B. Kieran
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Convict love token from James Hammons, 1827

Convict love token from James Hammons, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Coolamon

Coolamon

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Containers
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Post Office, Sydney

Post Office, 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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I want an Australian Head of State...

I want an Australian Head of State...

Australian Republican Movement collection
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Political badges
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Australian Republican Movement
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1999
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Certificate of The Australian Service Order to SIR HUBERT OPPERMAN, KT, OBE, KGC, GCSJ, ASO, 18 December, 1990

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Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Certificates
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Beautiful Queenscliff, Vic.  A view from the park

Beautiful Queenscliff, Vic. A view from the park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queenscliff, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Award of Merit certificate issued by the Amalgamated Engineering Union

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Certificates of appreciation
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Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, Australia
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Amalgamated Engineering Union
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1950
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Wharves, boatsheds and crowds

Wharves, boatsheds and crowds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Compass Swing Record carried out for C of A renewal

Compass Swing Record carried out for C of A renewal

Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Cape Barren Island

Cape Barren Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Cape Barren Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Rebecca Neilsen
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Preparing for the Pukamani.

Preparing for the Pukamani.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pudjamirri
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Emu egg engraving of an echidna

Emu egg engraving of an echidna

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Letter from Samuel Bromley to Thomas Mussen, June 1865

Letter from Samuel Bromley to Thomas Mussen, June 1865

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Reverend Samuel Bromley
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1865
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Scots School, Bathurst, Swimming Pool Fund

Scots School, Bathurst, Swimming Pool Fund

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Man standing beneath a roll of honour in the club room of East Melbourne Cricket Club

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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East Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1921
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The Mamandi, Warluk

The Mamandi, Warluk

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Courtroom sketch 'The Chamberlain counsel, Mr. John Phillips, QC. questioning Michael...' 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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Glass plate negative - An episode in the great fire ceremony, Forrest River mission, 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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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Grandma Turner

Grandma Turner

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Portrait photographs
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Scotland
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Cream-coloured partial dance program BALL, 15th May 1867

Cream-coloured partial dance program BALL, 15th May 1867

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1867
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The Women, Miwal and Wanu-wanu

The Women, Miwal and Wanu-wanu

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Fully rigged ship at sea

Fully rigged ship at sea

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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United Kingdom
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Damman's bridge near Warburton

Damman's bridge near Warburton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Warburton, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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On the Buffalo River, Victoria

On the Buffalo River, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Buffalo River, Victoria, Australia
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Jan Hendrik Scheltema
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Drawing of a badger

Drawing of a badger

Alfred Ronalds collection
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Drawings
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Start of native canoe race, Fiji

Start of native canoe race, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Cricketer Nance Clements putting on batting pads

Cricketer Nance Clements putting on batting pads

Nance Pownall collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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On the Death of Puss

On the Death of Puss

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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1833
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Palm Beach NSW

Palm Beach NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Palm Beach, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woolamai - Powlett, Coalfield Rly

Woolamai - Powlett, Coalfield Rly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolamai, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Motot boat, Lachlan River

Motot boat, Lachlan River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring Hay Street, Perth

Postcard featuring Hay Street, Perth

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1888"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1888
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Lookout, Jemmey's Point, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Lookout, Jemmey's Point, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The road to the lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

The road to the lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Sydney city for the air

Sydney city for the air

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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard sent by boxer Les Darcy to Thomas Moloney, 1917

Postcard sent by boxer Les Darcy to Thomas Moloney, 1917

Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographic postcards
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United States of America
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James L. Darcy
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1917
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They've stole me clothes!

They've stole me clothes!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from T. Lucas, 1834

Convict love token from T. Lucas, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Account for erecting tomb of George Faithfull 1859

Account for erecting tomb of George Faithfull 1859

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Financial records
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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1859
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Convict love token from Miss Smith, March 21, 1781

Convict love token from Miss Smith, March 21, 1781

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Narra ceremony.

Narra ceremony.

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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Gawarrin
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1965
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Eagle fainting in the sunset

Eagle fainting in the sunset

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clement Portaminni
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Electric radiator

Electric radiator

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Electric radiators
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Royal Agricultural Society passes

Royal Agricultural Society passes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Passes
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia
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Press pass issued by the Federal Territory Police in 1939

Press pass issued by the Federal Territory Police in 1939

Alan Reid collection
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Passes
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Painting depicts an abstract pattern of cross-hatching with horizontal and vertical lines.

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 04/06/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Manakudok-adjiripa, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Djalaya
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Design pattern

Design pattern

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Patterns
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Post office, Queanbeyan

Post office, Queanbeyan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1906
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Gold mourning locket containing a photograph of Australian champion boxer Les Darcy, who died in 1917

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Kevin Hannan collection
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Mourning jewellery
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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James L. Darcy
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1928
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Colour poster with the caption Irrigating currant vines,  Australia

Colour poster with the caption Irrigating currant vines, Au...

National Symbols Poster collection no. 2
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Posters
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Knife

Knife

Horne-Bowie collection
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Stone tools
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Painting depicts rainbows seen during the N-W monsoon, & the storm spirit Djambuwal

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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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Mawalan
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1965
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Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Plymouth

Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Plymouth

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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View of a town, looking out over boats on a body of water

View of a town, looking out over boats on a body of water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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