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Engine room and condensors at the Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, 1926-1955

Engine room and condensors at the Yelarbon Freezing Works, Q...

Bert Wright collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne Train Entering Kilcunda Station

Melbourne Train Entering Kilcunda Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kilcunda, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Darling Harbour, Sydney

Darling Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ancestral hero of the Yirritya moiety: Banaitja (Lanytjung) and Yirritya animals.

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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1963
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Panorama over the pondage weir, Eildon, Vic

Panorama over the pondage weir, Eildon, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Eildon Reservoir, Eildon, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The bow guard and torpedo caps of a Japanese midget submarine

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1942
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Ceramic vase

Ceramic vase

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Vases
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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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Matching cased pair of French .50 calibre duelling pistols with accessories, used by Sir Thomas Mitchell in Sydney in 1851

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Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 2
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Duelling pistols
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France
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Acier
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1851
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Castle Hill, Townsville

Castle Hill, Townsville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Exercise book

Exercise book

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Exercise books
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T'se the Baby.

T'se the Baby.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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North Terrace looking east, Adelaide, SA

North Terrace looking east, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1929
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Houses of Parliament, Macquarie Street, Sydney

Houses of Parliament, Macquarie Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parliament House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Queen Victoria statue, Queen Victoria Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Queen Victoria statue, Queen Victoria Gardens, Melbourne, Vi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Electrode pad

Electrode pad

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Glass plate negative - Week old baby sleeping in a wooden container, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Film negative - Members of the Mackay Exploring Expedition, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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White, blue and brown cabin cruiser boat with inboard motor

White, blue and brown cabin cruiser boat with inboard motor

Bart Sansbury collection
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Motor boats
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Point Pearce, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Bart Sansbury
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1991
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Adelaide Bridge, Torrens lake, Adelaide, SA

Adelaide Bridge, Torrens lake, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Railway station with sign Mount Victoria

Railway station with sign Mount Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mount Victoria, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Soldier's Memorial and Government House, Adelaide, SA

Soldier's Memorial and Government House, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1934
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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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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Red tooled leather covered 1878 diary of R L Faithfull

Red tooled leather covered 1878 diary of R L Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Diaries
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Metal 'hurricane' kerosene lamp with glass chimney, cotton wick and wire handle

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Guiseppe Picone collection
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Kerosene lamps
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Mr Guiseppe '. Picone
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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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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Sepia photograph of a group of people gathered for a rural event

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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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The pioneer

The pioneer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Kungkarangkalpa Atila (Seven Sisters at Atila)

Kungkarangkalpa Atila (Seven Sisters at Atila)

Songlines - Derek Jungarrayi Thompson collection
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Ceramic forms
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Jingdezhen, China
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Derek J. Thompson
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Creswell Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Creswell Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1890

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1890
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The railway station, Adelaide, SA

The railway station, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convallaria Majalis

Convallaria Majalis

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token from John Campling, 1818

Convict love token from John Campling, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Richea Procera

Richea Procera

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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Fig Tree, Lane Cove River, Sydney NSW

Fig Tree, Lane Cove River, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Horses and Cowboy 1997

Horses and Cowboy 1997

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Wallace
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1997
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1937
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First Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Painting of a sailing ship

Painting of a sailing ship

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Flood Tide Series -

The Flood Tide Series - "The Ragging.", Scene II, Act II.

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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1904
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Mosman and Bay, Sydney

Mosman and Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alex Cowan & Sons Ltd
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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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Cosmas Damien Tipiloura
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North Sydney

North Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts humped rocks, a snake and three human figures

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan Marika
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1966
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Carpenter's folding rule

Carpenter's folding rule

Guiseppe Picone collection
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Folding rules
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Mr Guiseppe '. Picone
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Envelopes
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Portrait photograph of Ita Buttrose

Portrait photograph of Ita Buttrose

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Unadorned emu egg

Unadorned emu egg

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Hammond brand Multiplex typewriter with removable cover

Hammond brand Multiplex typewriter with removable cover

National Library of Australia collection
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Typewriters
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United States of America
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Hammond Typewriter Company
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After the cut out 1880 / 16

After the cut out 1880 / 16

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Centenary Tower, Mt Gambier, SA

Centenary Tower, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Letter

Letter

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Letters
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1931
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Nuclear Disarmament Party for the Upper House in Western Australia in the 1984 Federal Elections

Nuclear Disarmament Party for the Upper House in Western Aus...

Senator Jo Vallentine collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Western Australia, Australia
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Nuclear Disarmament Party of Australia
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1984
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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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1984
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He swore if we're bles't with childrenThe darlings I'll always adore

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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1892
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Bluff Warf at work

Bluff Warf at work

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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