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Proclamation of British sovereignty over King George V Land (Antarctica), signed by Sir Douglas Mawson, 1931

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Sir Douglas Mawson collection
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Antarctica
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Sir Douglas Mawson
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Florence and Lilian Faithfull seated in a studio setting.

Florence and Lilian Faithfull seated in a studio setting.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Ricky Smith
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British soldier holding the gun at Fort Dundas

British soldier holding the gun at Fort Dundas

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clement Portaminni
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Black top hat

Black top hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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Piece of fabric depicting three embroidery motifs

Piece of fabric depicting three embroidery motifs

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Textile pieces
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Yala, the sweet potato

Yala, the sweet potato

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny W. Tjupurrula
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1975
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Letter from Alexander Mussen to William Mussen, September 1863

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Alexander Mussen collection
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Alexander Mussen
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1863
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Waratahs. For Auld Lang Syne

Waratahs. For Auld Lang Syne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Postcard featuring a printed photographic portrait in an oval frame of Richard Trout

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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School Sports. Kempsey 1907

School Sports. Kempsey 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kempsey, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom).

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Silver prize cup awarded to Wilhelm Greiffenhagen in March 1877

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Wilhelm Greiffenhagen collection
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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1877
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TO QUARANTINE LAUNCH AEDES

TO QUARANTINE LAUNCH AEDES

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Signs
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Torrens Island, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1930
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Victoria Street [looking north], Bunbury, West Australia

Victoria Street [looking north], Bunbury, West Australia

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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'Yawalurra', painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1975

'Yawalurra', painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa
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1975
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Maroubra Beach, Sydney, NSW

Maroubra Beach, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Maroubra Beach, Maroubra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sacred Heart Convent, Rose Bay, NSW

Sacred Heart Convent, Rose Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts three human figures, an echidna and hunting tools.

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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Photo album owned by David Davis, owner of Phar Lap, featuring each of Phar Lap's Australian race wins

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David Davis collection
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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David J. Davis
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1928
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Acacia longifolia

Acacia longifolia

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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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Sturgess & Mr. Pauling, Crown.' 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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Photographs - 34 black and white prints and 14 digital reproductions

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Peter Wherrett archive collection
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Woman sitting in a chair

Woman sitting in a chair

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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'Mangarri' by Elizabeth Nyumi, 2007

'Mangarri' by Elizabeth Nyumi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Elizabeth Nyumi
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2007
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Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, Australia
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Christine West
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1992
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My Father's Donkeys by Jean Burke

My Father's Donkeys by Jean Burke

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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Glass plate negative - Mother and child, Sunday Island, 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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Sunday Island, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Club

Club

Reverend A Dyer collection
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Clubs
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Not provided
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1963
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'Tapu' by Wakartu Cory Surprise, 2007

'Tapu' by Wakartu Cory Surprise, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Wakartu C. Surprise
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2007
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Ozone Hotel, Kingscote, K.I.

Ozone Hotel, Kingscote, K.I.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Men loading wheels onto a railway cart

Men loading wheels onto a railway cart

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Love and Peace Forever

Love and Peace Forever

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Drawings
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Dunn
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The Barramundi

The Barramundi

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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MABO Treaty, by Alan Moir

MABO Treaty, by Alan Moir

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Mr Alan Moir
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Mick Syrup

Mick Syrup

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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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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1988
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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James Tipungwuti
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain being cross examined' by Veronica O'Leary, 13 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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Commemorative poster presented to Sir Ninian Stephens on the occasion of the handing back of Uluru to its traditional owners in 1985

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Sir Ninian Stephen collection
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Political posters
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Uluru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Chips Mackinolty
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1985
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Carved bird

Carved bird

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Top hat worn by William Pitt Faithfull

Top hat worn by William Pitt Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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William P. Faithfull
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Novelty brown glazed ceramic paperweight caricature of the head of Australian Prime Minister William (Billy) Hughes

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JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 3
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Paperweights
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Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mashman Bros
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1916
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Bluff Warf at work

Bluff Warf at work

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Malta- Custom House - Barracca Lift

Malta- Custom House - Barracca Lift

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Malta
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Valentines Series - When Three Is Not A Crowd

Valentines Series - When Three Is Not A Crowd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1886, Second Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1886
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Manly NSW

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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Miss Maud Jeffries

Miss Maud Jeffries

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Art Series
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Black and white framed photograph of the four Faithfull brothers involved in the bushranger incident

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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George Serras
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Card of appreciation

Card of appreciation

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Part of Old Sydney Station by night

Part of Old Sydney Station by night

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Variometer

Variometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Black and white photograph of Murray Street, Colac

Black and white photograph of Murray Street, Colac

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coolac, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring Cathedral Square, Christchurch

Postcard featuring Cathedral Square, Christchurch

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Blotting paper

Blotting paper

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Remains of a

Remains of a "Pepper box" revolver

Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 2
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Revolvers
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Young, New South Wales, Australia
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Chinese Miners
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1845
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Custom-made hay baling hooks

Custom-made hay baling hooks

Barry Cranston collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1950
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