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Ceramic wall tile of Alipurra (Pelican) by Eddie Puruntatameri, Bathurst Island, 1978

Ceramic wall tile of Alipurra (Pelican) by Eddie Puruntatame...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eddie Puruntatameri
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1978
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Craig Baker
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Commandant's carriage, showing hotel, Port Arthur

Commandant's carriage, showing hotel, Port Arthur

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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First day cover issued by Australia Post for the opening of Parliament House Canberra on 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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First day envelopes
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1988
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Painting depicts totems of the Manarrngu mortuary rites

Painting depicts totems of the Manarrngu mortuary rites

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Boyun
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1966
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Bride and groom with attendants

Bride and groom with attendants

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Sans Souci, Katoomba, NSW

Sans Souci, Katoomba, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Winter Sunset off Southbourne

Winter Sunset off Southbourne

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cinema advertising slide promoting Malvern Star bicycles, 1930s

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Cycling in Australia - Cinema Advertising collection
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Lantern slides
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Pair of ladies black patent[?] leather shoes with black and red beading on the front and straps

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1910
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Old Gov. T.S. Stores, coal mines, Tasmania

Old Gov. T.S. Stores, coal mines, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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South East Wind

South East Wind

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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Nambinara
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1948
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Model shield

Model shield

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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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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Martin Ipilouroi
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Inscribed, miniature bone-handled pocket-knife from First World War troop carrier, 'Euripides'

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Alice Eaton collection
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Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ropana
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Stone tool - Knife

Stone tool - Knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Victoria, Australia
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Ford Street, Beechworth, Vic

Ford Street, Beechworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dale Ampeybegan
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Land Ahoi, 30 May 1949

Land Ahoi, 30 May 1949

D Simankevicius collection
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Newsletters
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1949
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ethel Pootchemunka
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Malawidiwidi (Dua moiety - albatross)

Malawidiwidi (Dua moiety - albatross)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wayne Ashley
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marguerita Munkara
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Gateway to Springfield with a foliage arch over the road with a sign marked

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Bride and groom with attendants

Bride and groom with attendants

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Two trams close together

Two trams close together

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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SS Seang Bee A48

SS Seang Bee A48

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Town Dance

Town Dance

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Boot hook

Boot hook

Thompson Family collection
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'Best Worked Table Centre' awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for her Round Rose Tablecloth at the 1967 Gulargambone Annual Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Gulargambone, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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Dressing case containing two hair brushes, two clothes brushes, a comb and a mirror

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Ellen Rogers collection
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Dressing cases
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1928
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Ricinocarpus pinifolius

Ricinocarpus pinifolius

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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1875
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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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Mark Roberts
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A Recipe for an Inflammation of the Eyes

A Recipe for an Inflammation of the Eyes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Terry Bambling with 400 rabbit pairs at the Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, about 1932

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Bert Wright collection
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Letter from Maurice Horn approving Vane Lindesay's suggestions regarding contribution to

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Maurice Horn
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1976
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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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A Happy Christmas from the Dolls and from the little Mothers too

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Logbook certificate from Light Plane Services listing inspection and repairs, 6 May 1981

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Notice of Classification issued by Local Board no 15, New York County New York

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Personal papers
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Olympic Games Opening Ceremony by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Olympic Games Opening Ceremony by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Judith Y. Chambers
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2011
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney. NSW

Botanical Gardens, Sydney. NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kogarah Public School

Kogarah Public School

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kogarah, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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CALL AGAIN OLD MAN - THANKS FOR A MILLION

CALL AGAIN OLD MAN - THANKS FOR A MILLION

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Emanuel Family photograph album of Go Go Station, about 1959-1963

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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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1959
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'Yumari', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1978

'Yumari', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1978

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1978
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Beautiful Alexandra Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Beautiful Alexandra Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Great Fire at Newcastle, David Cohen & Co's Magnificent Warehouse Destroyed, Damaged

Great Fire at Newcastle, David Cohen & Co's Magnificent Ware...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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David Cohen & Co Ltd
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1908
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Painted shell with seascape from Torres Strait Islands

Painted shell with seascape from Torres Strait Islands

Axel and Roslyn Poignant collection
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Artworks
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Blowtorch

Blowtorch

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Blowtorches
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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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David
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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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Edwin Fernando
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Glass plate negative - Members of vice-regal party standing around three Dort cars, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Central Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1923
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Ruler belonging to James Sprent

Ruler belonging to James Sprent

James Sprent collection
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Rulers
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White plastic funnel

White plastic funnel

Valerie Jones collection
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