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SS Minimbah wrecked on the end of the breakwater wall at Manning River, NSW, 1910

SS Minimbah wrecked on the end of the breakwater wall at Man...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manning River, New South Wales, Australia
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North Coast Steam Navigation Company
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1910
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The Man Dauandja, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Man Dauandja, work on paper, 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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1948
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Fifteen Royal Agricultural Society Member Badges

Fifteen Royal Agricultural Society Member Badges

Colledge Family collection
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Membership badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1925
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Convict love token to Maria

Convict love token to Maria

Timothy Millett collection
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Postcard titled 'Off to the War' by May Gibbs

Postcard titled 'Off to the War' by May Gibbs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Glazed ceramic bowl with a narrow base

Glazed ceramic bowl with a narrow base

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bowls
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John B. Tipiloura
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1976
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Sheoak Creek, Lorne

Sheoak Creek, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Coal is Vital to Victory

Coal is Vital to Victory

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 11
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Australia
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1939
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The turtle and his friends

The turtle and his friends

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Michaela Tipungwuti
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King Street, Newtown

King Street, Newtown

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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George's River, Como

George's River, Como

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Georges River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - Mustering yards, Oenpelli, Northern Territory,  photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Dark brown leather wallet used by Ben Chifley

Dark brown leather wallet used by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Wallets
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Stockman's packhorse canteen

Stockman's packhorse canteen

Darrell Lewis collection no. 3
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Water containers
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Victoria River Downs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Darrell Lewis
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1986
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Australian Aboriginal Full war paint

Australian Aboriginal Full war paint

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Queensland Government
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New South Wales Rugby League football cap, 1922

New South Wales Rugby League football cap, 1922

Vic Armbruster collection
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Caps
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New South Wales, Australia
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Vic Armbruster
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1922
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The Exchange Buildings - Macquarie Place

The Exchange Buildings - Macquarie Place

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Gardens, Ballarat

The Gardens, Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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 Lucian and Ethel Faithfull standing on the veranda of Bluestone Cottage

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ladies dyed pink satin right tango shoe, with a clear cut bead at the centre top

Ladies dyed pink satin right tango shoe, with a clear cut be...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dancing shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Callaghan Shoe Company
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1920
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The Hospital Barraba

The Hospital Barraba

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Barraba, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Malta- Armoury- Duche's [sic] Palace - Valletta

Malta- Armoury- Duche's [sic] Palace - Valletta

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Malta
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Remington Standard No.10 typewriter

Remington Standard No.10 typewriter

Ray Harding collection
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Typewriters
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New York, United States of America
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Remington
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1924
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of the Allied flags, identified by their nation's names, around a shield featuring the Union Jack

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Print

Print

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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R. C. Presbytery

R. C. Presbytery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Railway Platform, longest in Australia, Albury NSW

Railway Platform, longest in Australia, Albury NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Waterside Workers Federation of Australia Sydney Branch, In memory of our fallen members at the front

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Waterside Workers Federation of Australia (Sydney Branch) collection
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Commemorative banners
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Waterside Workers Federation of Australia (Sydney Branch)
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1914
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Jet workers, Whitby

Jet workers, Whitby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1890
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Flannel flowers

Flannel flowers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Frances M. Ullungura
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Black

Black "English-Quarter" Landau carriage, with red trim

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Horsedrawn vehicles
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1889
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Convict love token from Patrick Grady, 1830

Convict love token from Patrick Grady, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Playing with the bubbles

Playing with the bubbles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Child holding a basket of eggs, with chickens in the foreground

Child holding a basket of eggs, with chickens in the foregro...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Body of water in Tasmania, with a large rock cliff

Body of water in Tasmania, with a large rock cliff

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wharfie's hook used by Aboriginal activist Joe McGinness when he worked on the wharves in Cairns, 1950s

Wharfie's hook used by Aboriginal activist Joe McGinness whe...

Joe McGinness collection
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Hooks
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Joe McGinness
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1950
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Kulama Time

Kulama Time

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacqueline Puautjimi
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Dendrophthoe vitellina

Dendrophthoe vitellina

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Pair of Holden cufflinks

Pair of Holden cufflinks

Jack Heenan collection
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Cufflinks
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GM Holden Ltd
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'The Willows' - Jenolan Caves NSW

'The Willows' - Jenolan Caves NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Jenolan Caves, Oberon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Hospital Buildings, Brisbane Q.

Hospital Buildings, Brisbane Q.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Mrs Lilian Anderson seated with Clarice standing

Mrs Lilian Anderson seated with Clarice standing

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Black metal

Black metal "Winner" brand, hand operated sewing machine

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Sewing machines
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United States of America
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Murwillumbah Fire. 15/9/07, Main St, Looking towards Post Office

Murwillumbah Fire. 15/9/07, Main St, Looking towards Post Of...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Shire Hall, Yarrawonga, Vic

Shire Hall, Yarrawonga, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Souvenir of Kuranda

Souvenir of Kuranda

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kuranda, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Nugget, Billee-ling-oo, Queen of Boulia, 1930

Nugget, Billee-ling-oo, Queen of Boulia, 1930

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Boulia, Queensland, Australia
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1930
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Australian mining. The upper stopes of a gold mine

Australian mining. The upper stopes of a gold mine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation Poster

Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation Poster

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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A  Dreaming of the Mandalbui People (On Bark: Dance of  the Dreamtime Salmons).

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Postcard featuring a coloured illustration of an angel holding a white dove

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Car with two people seated in it.

Car with two people seated in it.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Tea arriving at foot of Aerial Ropeway, Ceylon - Lipton series

Tea arriving at foot of Aerial Ropeway, Ceylon - Lipton seri...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Ceylon
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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An after-Christmas wail

An after-Christmas wail

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from J. Day

Convict love token from J. Day

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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On the wind

On the wind

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Peace jubilations.  The crowd waiting official announcement in Martin Place and Moore Street, Sydney, NSW

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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