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Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1875

Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1875

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Folders
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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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Possum by Maymirri 2

Possum by Maymirri 2

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maymirrirr Maymuru
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1985
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Footbridge, from Ninety Mile beach, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Footbridge, from Ninety Mile beach, 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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Phonograph used by anthropologist AP Elkin on his first expedition in 1927 to the Kimberley

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Macleay Museum collection
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Phonographs
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United States of America
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Thomas A Edison Inc
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1906
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'JuntuJuntu: Minyipuru and Kurrkurr' by Nancy Chapman, 2007

'JuntuJuntu: Minyipuru and Kurrkurr' by Nancy Chapman, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Nancy Chapman
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2007
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Embroidered pocket from Australian Women's Cricket Team blazer worn by Ruby Lee, 1934-1935, sewn onto green woollen jacket

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Ruby Lee collection
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Jackets
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Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1934
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Arch of Triumph, White Hills, Bendigo, Vic

Arch of Triumph, White Hills, Bendigo, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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White Hills, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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White china cup commemorating the sinking of SMS Emden by HMAS Sydney at Keeling Cocos Island on 9 November 1914

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Margaret Gibb collection
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Commemorative cups
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England
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Samuel Radford Ltd
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1914
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Home Sweet Home

Home Sweet Home

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bondi, Sydney

Bondi, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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White dress worn by Lindy Chamberlain at the first inquest into the death of Azaria Chamberlain, 1980

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Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 1
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Dresses
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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1980
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Willanga Cottages by Gordon Syron

Willanga Cottages by Gordon Syron

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1982
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First prize certificate awarded to Miss E Denny by Goulburn and District Horticultural Society

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Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Prize certificates
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Goulburn and District Horticultural Society
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Photographic postcard depicting Percy Goodwin

Photographic postcard depicting Percy Goodwin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from T. Jones, 1819

Convict love token from T. Jones, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Two children and a Horse.

Two children and a Horse.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bark painting 'Nakidjkidj and Mimih at Nimbuwa Rock' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gumardir River Outstation, 1970

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Peter Brokensha and Bobby Bardjarai Nganjimirra collection
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Bark paintings
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Gumardir River Outstation, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory,...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1970
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Three mythological events at Tjiterulpa site

Three mythological events at Tjiterulpa site

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Charlie T. Tjungurrayi
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1977
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr Gormack. Defense Witness. Oct. 19. 1982, son Paul attacked by dingo.' by 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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Message stick

Message stick

Enid Bowden collection
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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HMS Triumph

HMS Triumph

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Kingsclere. Greenknowe Ave, Potts Point

Kingsclere. Greenknowe Ave, Potts Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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LCO Aumuller Powhattan, Hankow Received letter decided return Hankow, November First, Innes

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Jamestown, South Australia, Australia
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The Belalie Agricultural Society
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1946
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Ostrich Chick Hatching

Ostrich Chick Hatching

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Booklet produced by the Australian Labor Party for the 1949 election campaign

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 2
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Booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Labor Party
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1949
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The Flight of the Morning Star, work on paper, Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Artworks
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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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Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull Springfield Gouburn

Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull Springfield Gouburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Gunvor wrecked April 14th 1912

Gunvor wrecked April 14th 1912

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cornwall, England
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1912
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O Gauge House model train parcel van

O Gauge House model train parcel van

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway carriages
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Pen and ink drawing of a horse and two men

Pen and ink drawing of a horse and two men

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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'Mangarri' by Elizabeth Nyumi, 2007

'Mangarri' by Elizabeth Nyumi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Elizabeth Nyumi
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2007
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Camelot, home of Lilian Faithfull after her marriage to William Hugh Anderson.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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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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Paul Ullungurra
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Painting depicts a kingfish

Painting depicts a kingfish

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 18/01/1979 collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Banapana
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Convict love token from Edward Kershaw, 1834

Convict love token from Edward Kershaw, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Koala

Koala

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Small red and white checked cotton bag containing tea leaves

Small red and white checked cotton bag containing tea leaves

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Tea-leaves
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Black and white photographic postcard of Bondi Beach N.S.W.

Black and white photographic postcard of Bondi Beach N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Nice girl

Nice girl

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shearing handpiece screwdriver which belonged to Jack Howe

Shearing handpiece screwdriver which belonged to Jack Howe

Jack Howe collection
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Screwdrivers
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Pearling in the Nor. West

Pearling in the Nor. West

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Sketchbook of drawings of the Nyikina people, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Butcher Joe Nangan collection
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Sketchbooks
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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Boy wearing a hat, coat and shoes

Boy wearing a hat, coat and shoes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers
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1947
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Muraina's Quarrel with Gandji, the Jabilai Man and Wurrban, the Emu Woman.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djawa
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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Clare Agricultural & Horticultural Society
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1936
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The bush fire

The bush fire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Tandem Water Cart. Toronto, N.S.W, 1906

Tandem Water Cart. Toronto, N.S.W, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Toronto, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Convict love token from Thomas Burbury, 1832

Convict love token from Thomas Burbury, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Squatter board game, 11th edition

Squatter board game, 11th edition

Squatter Game collection
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Board games
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Mr Robert Lloyd
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Great Northern Juvenile Athletic and Schools Exhibition Association
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1934
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Iguana and Shark

Iguana and Shark

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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Minimini Numalkiyiya Mamarika
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1948
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The Custom House

The Custom House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1849
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

E Milne collection
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Spearheads
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, Special Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1889
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Certificate written in Polish and English permitting A Jedrzejowski leave from 18-19 August 1945

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Passes
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1945
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