Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Highlights

Objects

Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Pamela Tipuamantumirri
Apply Pamela Tipuamantumirri filter
St. Andrew's Cathedral, Sydney

St. Andrew's Cathedral, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Blue dance program titled 'Programme, Government House, 1868'

Blue dance program titled 'Programme, Government House, 1868...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Dance programs
Apply Dance programs filter
1968
Apply 1968 filter
S.F. Barnes from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia.

S.F. Barnes from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Austral...

Nanette Ward collection
Apply Nanette Ward collection filter
Commemorative badges
Apply Commemorative badges filter
Whitehead and Hoag
Apply Whitehead and Hoag filter
1901
Apply 1901 filter
Walkies! in Victoria

Walkies! in Victoria

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
Apply Alex and Paddy Stitt collection filter
Books
Apply Books filter
Hyde Park, Sydney

Hyde Park, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Douglas Pratt
Apply Douglas Pratt filter
Group of men in hats, many are holding a billy or a mug

Group of men in hats, many are holding a billy or a mug

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Painting depicts a fresh water crocodile surrounded by one

Painting depicts a fresh water crocodile surrounded by one "...

J Davidson collection no. 3
Apply J Davidson collection no. 3 filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Mick Gubargu
Apply Mick Gubargu filter
Handwritten recipe

Handwritten recipe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Manuscripts
Apply Manuscripts filter
Two girls in Japanese costume, holding fans.

Two girls in Japanese costume, holding fans.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Base Hospital, Wangaratta, Vic

Base Hospital, Wangaratta, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
Apply Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Christmas Eve in the Land of the Dispossessed by Kevin Gilbert

Christmas Eve in the Land of the Dispossessed by Kevin Gilbe...

Eleanor Williams-Gilbert collection
Apply Eleanor Williams-Gilbert collection filter
Linocuts
Apply Linocuts filter
Mr Kevin Gilbert
Apply Mr Kevin Gilbert filter
1968
Apply 1968 filter
W Vale Chemist & Dentist - For the Hair, use Vale's Hair Restorative

W Vale Chemist & Dentist - For the Hair, use Vale's Hair Res...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Advertising postcards
Apply Advertising postcards filter
W Vale
Apply W Vale filter
Asymmetrical brown boomerang

Asymmetrical brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
Apply Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
Western Australia, Australia
Apply Western Australia, Australia filter
Daisy M. Bates CBE
Apply Daisy M. Bates CBE filter
Painting depicts rainbows seen during the N-W monsoon, & the storm spirit Djambuwal

Painting depicts rainbows seen during the N-W monsoon, & the...

J Davidson collection no. 3
Apply J Davidson collection no. 3 filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Mawalan
Apply Mawalan filter
1965
Apply 1965 filter
Circular Quay, Sydney

Circular Quay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1907
Apply 1907 filter
Balmain Sydney - A Happy New year

Balmain Sydney - A Happy New year

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1907
Apply 1907 filter
Typical Aboriginal woman

Typical Aboriginal woman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1904
Apply 1904 filter
Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain. Azaria Chamberlain Trial, Darwin, 1982.' by Veronica O'Leary.

Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain. Azaria Chamberlain Tr...

Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
Apply Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1 filter
Courtroom drawings
Apply Courtroom drawings filter
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Ms Veronica O'Leary
Apply Ms Veronica O'Leary filter
1982
Apply 1982 filter
Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career 1969

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

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
Apply John 'Johnny' Warren collection filter
Scrapbooks
Apply Scrapbooks filter
Johnny Warren MBE OAM
Apply Johnny Warren MBE OAM filter
Oval-shaped iron coolamon

Oval-shaped iron coolamon

Scott Rainbow collection
Apply Scott Rainbow collection filter
Containers
Apply Containers filter
Western Australia, Australia
Apply Western Australia, Australia filter
Aboriginal ceremony 'the bora tree'

Aboriginal ceremony 'the bora tree'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Charles H. Kerry
Apply Charles H. Kerry filter
Ford Street, Beechworth, Vic

Ford Street, Beechworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
Apply Beechworth, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Sunset - Centennial Park Sydney

Sunset - Centennial Park Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Centennial Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Centennial Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Film negative - Women carrying large plaited baskets, Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

Film negative - Women carrying large plaited baskets, Liverp...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Film negatives
Apply Film negatives filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Dr Herbert Basedow
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow filter
1928
Apply 1928 filter
High Beam Trade-mark Gas fire

High Beam Trade-mark Gas fire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Advertising postcards
Apply Advertising postcards filter
England, United Kingdom
Apply England, United Kingdom filter
John Wright and Co. Ltd
Apply John Wright and Co. Ltd filter
Discussion Poster No.15 - The Menace of Inflation -  August 9, 1948

Discussion Poster No.15 - The Menace of Inflation - August ...

George W Barber collection
Apply George W Barber collection filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Commonwealth Office of Education
Apply Commonwealth Office of Education filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
Cat sculpture

Cat sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
Apply Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1 filter
Wood carvings
Apply Wood carvings filter
Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia filter
Jean I. Burke
Apply Jean I. Burke filter
1982
Apply 1982 filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Michael M
Apply Michael M filter
Postcard featuring a busy tram

Postcard featuring a busy tram

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
Apply Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1 filter
Spears
Apply Spears filter
Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia filter
Jackson Mclean
Apply Jackson Mclean filter
Hand-made sympathy card

Hand-made sympathy card "People, Emergency, Australians, Com...

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
Apply Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection filter
Cards
Apply Cards filter
Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
Apply Kuta, Bali, Indonesia filter
2002
Apply 2002 filter
Letter

Letter

E Redlich collection
Apply E Redlich collection filter
Letters
Apply Letters filter
Mr Ernst Redlich
Apply Mr Ernst Redlich filter
1958
Apply 1958 filter
Miss Gabrielle Ray

Miss Gabrielle Ray

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Belgium
Apply Belgium filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Australian Natives - Seaside Amusements

Australian Natives - Seaside Amusements

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Mr Norman A. Lindsay
Apply Mr Norman A. Lindsay filter
Backhoe rock shovel bucket from a Terex O&K mining excavator RH-120E

Backhoe rock shovel bucket from a Terex O&K mining excavator...

Rio Tinto collection
Apply Rio Tinto collection filter
Mining equipment
Apply Mining equipment filter
Mazus pumilio

Mazus pumilio

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
Apply Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection filter
Botanical specimens
Apply Botanical specimens filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
Apply Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller filter
1875
Apply 1875 filter
Ship called Linda Fell

Ship called Linda Fell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
World Tournament in Perth - Australia v England August 22nd 1967

World Tournament in Perth - Australia v England August 22nd ...

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
Apply History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection filter
Scoresheets
Apply Scoresheets filter
Scout's Electrician badge certificate

Scout's Electrician badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
Apply Barry Williams collection filter
Certificates
Apply Certificates filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Barry Williams
Apply Mr Barry Williams filter
1946
Apply 1946 filter
Football Series - A follower

Football Series - A follower

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Film negative - Small palm trees and other vegetation, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

Film negative - Small palm trees and other vegetation, Arnhe...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Film negatives
Apply Film negatives filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Dr Herbert Basedow
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow filter
1928
Apply 1928 filter
Car travelling down a road lined with power lines

Car travelling down a road lined with power lines

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Photographic glass plate positive depicting eight men and a dog at campfire

Photographic glass plate positive depicting eight men and a ...

Richard Daintree collection
Apply Richard Daintree collection filter
Glass plate positives
Apply Glass plate positives filter
Queensland, Australia
Apply Queensland, Australia filter
Richard Daintree
Apply Richard Daintree filter
1860
Apply 1860 filter
Letter from Joseph Sharpe to William Mussen, March 1867

Letter from Joseph Sharpe to William Mussen, March 1867

Alexander Mussen collection
Apply Alexander Mussen collection filter
Letters
Apply Letters filter
Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia filter
Joseph Sharpe
Apply Joseph Sharpe filter
1867
Apply 1867 filter
Aboriginal breastplate for John Neville, King of Mahaderree

Aboriginal breastplate for John Neville, King of Mahaderree

E Milne collection
Apply E Milne collection filter
Aboriginal breastplates
Apply Aboriginal breastplates filter
Maharatta, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Maharatta, New South Wales, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1931
Apply 1931 filter
The Torrens River, Adelaide, SA

The Torrens River, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Hector. Orams.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Hector. Orams.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1...

Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
Apply Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1 filter
Courtroom drawings
Apply Courtroom drawings filter
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Ms Veronica O'Leary
Apply Ms Veronica O'Leary filter
1982
Apply 1982 filter
Australian Engineers, On Active Service 1917, Christmas and New Year Greeting Card

Australian Engineers, On Active Service 1917, Christmas and ...

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
Apply Adrian Luck collection no. 1 filter
Christmas cards
Apply Christmas cards filter
1917
Apply 1917 filter
To My Dear Brother, With a Loving Christmas Greeting, circa World War One

To My Dear Brother, With a Loving Christmas Greeting, circa ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Young man wearing military uniform - 'Think this is Malcolm McKellar'

Young man wearing military uniform - 'Think this is Malcolm ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Bunbury, WA

Bunbury, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Bunbury, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Bunbury, Western Australia, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Turtle

Turtle

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Louis J. Tipungwuti
Apply Louis J. Tipungwuti filter
Australian swimmers Fanny Durack and Mina Wylie with British swimmer Jennie Fletcher

Australian swimmers Fanny Durack and Mina Wylie with British...

National Sports Information Centre collection
Apply National Sports Information Centre collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack
Apply Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack filter
1910
Apply 1910 filter
Handwritten recipes

Handwritten recipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Manuscripts
Apply Manuscripts filter
Postcard featuring the ship, Quilpue, being loaded with H. V. McKay agricultural equipment bound for the Argentine

Postcard featuring the ship, Quilpue, being loaded with H. V...

Loretta Edmonston collection
Apply Loretta Edmonston collection filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Hugh V. McKay
Apply Hugh V. McKay filter
Advance Australia

Advance Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1910
Apply 1910 filter
Page 9 from The Sun-Herald, 11 August 1963, giving an account of the death on the Isle of Man of Madeleine Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull).

Page 9 from The Sun-Herald, 11 August 1963, giving an accoun...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Message stick

Message stick

E Milne collection
Apply E Milne collection filter
Message sticks
Apply Message sticks filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1931
Apply 1931 filter
Fitzgerald model train locomotive, tender and six carriages

Fitzgerald model train locomotive, tender and six carriages

Bruce Macdonald collection
Apply Bruce Macdonald collection filter
Toy trains
Apply Toy trains filter
Load more objects