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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing of a soldier with a fixed bayonet sitting in a trench, in driving rain.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Symmetrical red-brown boomerang

Symmetrical red-brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Fern Creek, Bundanoon, NSW

Fern Creek, Bundanoon, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Public School, Narrabri

Public School, Narrabri

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Trial by Fire', painted by Tim Leura Tjapaltjarri, 1975

'Trial by Fire', painted by Tim Leura Tjapaltjarri, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tim L. Tjapaltjarri
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1975
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Retort House, Mortlake

Retort House, Mortlake

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mortlake, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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From A.H. Pierce to Alex Morrison

From A.H. Pierce to Alex Morrison

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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A H. Pierce
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1920
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Ethel Faithfull and Lucian Faithfull, standing on the driveway to the right of the main entrance at Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Cards
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1887
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Emanuel Family photograph album of Go Go Station, about 1963-1967

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Emanuel Family collection
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Photograph albums
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Fitzroy River, Western Australia, Australia
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1963
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Core [stone implement]

Core [stone implement]

HM Cooper collection
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Sellicks Beach, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Harold M. Cooper
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Watercolour landscape, by Shane Pickett

Watercolour landscape, by Shane Pickett

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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Silk batik orange and brown colours

Silk batik orange and brown colours

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Textile panels
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Nurses and female patients in a hospital ward, with a nurse holding a baby

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - Tree blazed by Herbert Basedow, Glen Ferdinand, South Australia , photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Pencil drawing depicting three boats

Pencil drawing depicting three boats

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Coogee NSW

Coogee NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Grenfell Street, Adelaide

Grenfell Street, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Album containing 20 menus, 12 seating plans and 23 photographs from Parliament House in Canberra, dating from 1927 to 1944

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Betty Hall collection
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Albums
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1927
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Oval-shaped iron coolamon

Oval-shaped iron coolamon

Scott Rainbow collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Cream-coloured partial dance program with 'Mr [?]'s Party 1869' written inside, and 'Wm Percy Faithfull, Please Return' written on the back

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1869
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PS 'Enterprise' built in Echuca, Victoria, in 1878

PS 'Enterprise' built in Echuca, Victoria, in 1878

Graeme Rex and Jane Avril Niehus collection no. 1
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Paddle-steamers
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Beverley, Yorkshire, England
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Beverley Iron Coy Limited
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1877
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Bamboo hybrid stringed musical instrument called a 'dan tre', an original creation by Vietnamese refugee Minh Tam Nguyen

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Minh Nguyen collection
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Musical instruments
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Philippines
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Mr Minh Tam Nguyen
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1982
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Message stick

Message stick

Dick and Lindsay Roughsey collection
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Message sticks
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Lindsay Roughsey
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1972
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Certificate awarded to V.M. Wilson at the Bruce Rock and District Agricultural Society Annual Show, 1963 for first prize for a snow white play apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Bruce Rock, Western Australia, Australia
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Bruce Rock - Corrigin Post
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1960
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Landscape with lots of buildings and large areas of fenced land - Bombala

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bombala, 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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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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The fisher's return, Bondi, NSW

The fisher's return, Bondi, NSW

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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1907
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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'Puntuwarri' by Pukarlyi Milly Kelly, 2007

'Puntuwarri' by Pukarlyi Milly Kelly, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Milly Kelly
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2007
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Tom Harris on Creamy

Tom Harris on Creamy

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Money box to commemorate the British royal visit to Australia, 1954

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Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Moneyboxes
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Victoria, Australia
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State Bank of Victoria
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1954
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Browne Marine Chronometer No 16728 in a wood and glass case

Browne Marine Chronometer No 16728 in a wood and glass case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Henry Browne & Son Ltd
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The Mitchell River, Bairnsdale, Vic

The Mitchell River, Bairnsdale, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mitchell River, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Pink cotton ribbon.

Pink cotton ribbon.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ribbons
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Utilised flake [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Flaked artefacts
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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Twin S.S. Kyarra 6953 Tons 16 Knots

Twin S.S. Kyarra 6953 Tons 16 Knots

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcard of  Adelaide, The Proclamation Tree

Postcard of Adelaide, The Proclamation Tree

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ringtail Opossum and Young.

Ringtail Opossum and Young.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Masonic Grand Director's baton

Masonic Grand Director's baton

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Batons
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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1970
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Bark painting depicting a goanna with a forked tongue

Bark painting depicting a goanna with a forked tongue

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr
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Federation-era flag

Federation-era flag

George and Sylvia Milne collection
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Flags
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Queen Victoria
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1901
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Certificate

Certificate

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prize certificates
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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1885
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Post Office and Wesleyan Church, Leichhardt

Post Office and Wesleyan Church, Leichhardt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Pencil sketch depicting a landscape

Pencil sketch depicting a landscape

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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A swollen creek

A swollen creek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Miner's crossed pick and shovel brooch incorporating a large nugget

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Smales Jewellers collection
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Brooches
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Western Australia, Australia
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Crawford family
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1890
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BP Solar Trek vehicle known as the 'The Quiet Achiever'

BP Solar Trek vehicle known as the 'The Quiet Achiever'

BP Australia Ltd collection
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Vehicles
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Haddenham, Buckinghamshire, England
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BP Solar Systems Limited
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1982
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Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

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 William Anderson
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1906
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West Maitland Station

West Maitland Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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Bridge and Dam, Liverpool N.S.W

Bridge and Dam, Liverpool N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Liverpool, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Milking Time

Milking Time

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Kangaroo dressed as soldier

Kangaroo dressed as soldier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Blue hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1974

Blue hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [J...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Bomber

Bomber

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Jock Alexander
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Cartoons
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Mr Jock Alexander
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2006
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