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Carved wallaby

Carved wallaby

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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Glass plate negative - Buffalo cart, Colombo, Sri Lanka, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1931 or 1932

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1931
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1947
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Martin Place, the heart of Sydney, Capital of New South Wales

Martin Place, the heart of Sydney, Capital of New South Wale...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from W. Williams, 1832

Convict love token from W. Williams, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Glass plate negative - Wagon carrying 8-tonne load, Victoria River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Aquilegia Alpine

Aquilegia Alpine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Hymn book

Hymn book

Evan Hughes collection
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Religious books
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Maryborough, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs J G. Williams
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1869
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The home of Anthony Hordern's famous low prices - The new palace emporium on the historic slope of Brickfield Hill

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Work on paper depicting a bird, Oenpelli, 1948

Work on paper depicting a bird, Oenpelli, 1948

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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Unknown
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1948
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Sepia photograph over looking a town

Sepia photograph over looking a town

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Giles Weather Station by Dorcas Tinnimay Bennett

Giles Weather Station by Dorcas Tinnimay Bennett

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Dorcas T. Bennett
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2011
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Constance Faithfull & Edgar Deane in England

Constance Faithfull & Edgar Deane in England

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Photograph of cricketers E.R. Mayne and Frank O'Keeffe on board

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Nanette Ward collection
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London, England
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1922
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Darlinghurst Junction

Darlinghurst Junction

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Square cardboard token

Square cardboard token

ET Fealy collection
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Tokens
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Album containing documents, drawings and photographs relating to the Bendigo Pottery [Vol D, 1-56]

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Albums
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Show Ground, National Exhibition, Brisbane, Queensland.

Show Ground, National Exhibition, Brisbane, Queensland.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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The Baijini at Port Bradshaw, Yirrkala, 1948

The Baijini at Port Bradshaw, Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Black and white photograph of E.R. Mayne walking off the cricket field, 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Cheltenham, Gloucesterchire, England
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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St Peters Church of England, Darlinghurst

St Peters Church of England, Darlinghurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Songs and their Singers - Any Rags

Songs and their Singers - Any Rags

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sepia photograph of a town in flood

Sepia photograph of a town in flood

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

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1941
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Newspaper Vouchers - Final Notice

Newspaper Vouchers - Final Notice

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1946
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Souvenir miniature cricket bat, signed by the 1987 Australian and English women's cricket teams

Souvenir miniature cricket bat, signed by the 1987 Australia...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Commemorative objects
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England
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Gray-Nicholls
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1987
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Woman and four men standing outside a shop

Woman and four men standing outside a shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brisbane, Q. Queen St.

Brisbane, Q. Queen St.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ooyurka

Ooyurka

Douglas Seaton collection
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Stone tools
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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The Bell Wether -

The Bell Wether - "The Sydney Mail" On the Land Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Postcard with text 'Allies in Defence against Defiance' and featuring an image of King George V

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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France
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King George V
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1914
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Copy of the chairman's address to the 1981 Annual General Meeting of Grace Bros Holdings Limited

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Annual reports
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Grace Bros
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1981
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Pattinson & Co.prescription and envelope

Pattinson & Co.prescription and envelope

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Documents
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Album containing documents, drawings and photographs relating to the Bendigo Pottery [Vol B, 1-32]

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Albums
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Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia 1903 'Suffolk Punch Entire'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1903
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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QSL card for Radio 2UE Sydney Ltd. Studios: 296 Pitt St., Sydney, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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Convex crescentic gorget (breastplate) with 'GR' royal cypher, as worn by British Army officers

Convex crescentic gorget (breastplate) with 'GR' royal cyphe...

Les Stillman Militaria collection
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Military badges
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England, United Kingdom
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British Army
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1812
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Ocean Beach, Manly, NSW

Ocean Beach, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Silk postcard with embroidered butterfly and flower imagery relating to Alf Barkle and his World War One service

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John Murray collection
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'Natawalu' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

'Natawalu' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Helicopter Tjungurrayi
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2007
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Advertising card featuring King vs Smith

Advertising card featuring King vs Smith

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dry River Bridge, Quaama

Dry River Bridge, Quaama

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Quaama, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Joyous Christmas

A Joyous Christmas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'August 23, 1898' by Brian Robinson.

'August 23, 1898' by Brian Robinson.

Brian Robinson collection no.1
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Etchings
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Brian Robinson
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2012
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Portrait of Anthony Martin Fernando

Portrait of Anthony Martin Fernando

Raj Nagi collection
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Paintings
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Mr Raj Nagi
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2007
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1963
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Joseph Sewell Marine Chronometer No 9143 in a wooden case, used in HMAS Tamworth

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Joseph Sewell
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Bowls
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr R L Bellamy
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1915
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It'll grow back. Save our forrests. No Woodchips

It'll grow back. Save our forrests. No Woodchips

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Two men wearing suits, with a large display of vegetables on wooden shelves, Goulburn Show, Grifffiths + Blake gardeners 1919

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Palm leaf water container (akkul)

Palm leaf water container (akkul)

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
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Water containers
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Elizabeth '. Giblet
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Map of the West Kimberley fitted into a timber pelmet

Map of the West Kimberley fitted into a timber pelmet

Emanuel Family collection
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Maps
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Western Australia, Australia
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Lands & Surveys Department, Western Australia
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1901
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A WORD OF WARNING TO MEMBERS OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND RESIDING IN THE COLONY OF NEW SOUTH WALES

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of bush shanties and people boating on Wingecarribee River, Berrima, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Berrima, New South Wales, Australia
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Familiar Australian Singers

Familiar Australian Singers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913
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Tin of

Tin of "CSR" brand Golden Syrup

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Canned foods
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