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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Dent & Co
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1895
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Ray Maple
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1968
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The Australian Broadcasting commission Adelaide studio photographic card

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Card photographs
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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On the Wallaby

On the Wallaby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Handwritten poem by Keith Dodd

Handwritten poem by Keith Dodd

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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1936
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Oval metal dog registration tag REGD DOG FROM JULY 1893 TO JUNE 30 1894

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Dog Registration Tag collection
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Dog accessories
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1893
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Cream coloured Christmas card with robin decoration

Cream coloured Christmas card with robin decoration

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Convict love token from H. Rye, 1834

Convict love token from H. Rye, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Rexona

Rexona

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wedding certificate

Wedding certificate

Margot Child collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1921
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Soldiers Memorial, Parramatta Park

Soldiers Memorial, Parramatta Park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from David Freeman, 1818

Convict love token from David Freeman, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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Chungking, China
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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Machattie Park and Court House, Bathurst, 1905

Machattie Park and Court House, Bathurst, 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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The Lane Cove River from St. Ignatius College Reserve, Sydney, N.S.W

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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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1909
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Doolagahs child's swimsuit

Doolagahs child's swimsuit

Doolagahs Indigenous Design collection
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Swimsuits
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Ceramic tobacco jar with lid, shaped as a dog

Ceramic tobacco jar with lid, shaped as a dog

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Tobacco jars
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1878
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Boot Thrown at the Owner of the First Victa

Boot Thrown at the Owner of the First Victa

Geoff Pryor collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1989
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Bega Standard Office, established 1868

Bega Standard Office, established 1868

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Pambula, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Jane Cusack
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1909
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Album containing 52 carte de visite portrait photographs of members of the Faithfull family

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photograph albums
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Aldinga Annual Ploughing Match 1853 'Best Man'

Aldinga Annual Ploughing Match 1853 'Best Man'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1853
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing of a soldier wading in wet muddy conditions

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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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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Sunshine Review, vol.5, no.11, March 1948

Sunshine Review, vol.5, no.11, March 1948

Loretta Edmonston collection
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Newsletters
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Hugh V. McKay
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Bougainvillea spectabilis Nyctaginaceae

Bougainvillea spectabilis Nyctaginaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Disembarkation tag worn by Erin Craig when arriving in San Francisco on the SS 'Lurline' in 1946

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Erin Craig collection
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Travel documents
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San Francisco, California, United States of America
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Erin Craig
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1946
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Portrait photograph of Peta Toppano

Portrait photograph of Peta Toppano

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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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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Green batik silk scarf

Green batik silk scarf

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Betty Kutungu
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1954
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Boat travelling along a river bordered by farms

Boat travelling along a river bordered by farms

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Post Office Blackheath

Post Office Blackheath

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Blackheath, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Auburn Rd., Auburn

Auburn Rd., Auburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ladies black patent[?] leather right shoe, with black and red beading on the front and straps

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoes
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1910
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Cumberland House, Lorne, Vic

Cumberland House, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Mechanical shears presented to Jack Howe by Wolseley Sheep Shearing Machine Company

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Jack Howe collection
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Shears
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Wolseley Sheep Shearing Machine Company
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Pay the Rent

Pay the Rent

Inada Holdings 19/08/1985 collection
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Political badges
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Black and white photograph of a man and a woman standing before the gateway of a castle

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Warwickshire, England
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Bronte Beach, Sydney

Bronte Beach, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rose Gardens & Jens Hotel, Mt Gambier, SA

Rose Gardens & Jens Hotel, 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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Looking across the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Looking across the Blue Lake, 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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Discussion Poster No.42 - Trusteeship, UN stands guard over the rights of primitive people - August 22, 1949

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George W Barber collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1949
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Comic Koala Series - Spotting

Comic Koala Series - Spotting

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The last pinch at the top

The last pinch at the top

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Normanhurst, the school houses

Normanhurst, the school houses

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Normanhurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Promotional card for 'Professor' Henry Tipper and his miniature bicycle, 1919

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Henry Tipper collection
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Promotional material
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The lily house, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

The lily house, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botanic Gardens, Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Tessellated pavement, Eaglehawk Neck, Tas

Tessellated pavement, Eaglehawk Neck, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Eaglehawk Neck, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Training agreement between W H Treloar and L Bleriot

Training agreement between W H Treloar and L Bleriot

Eric J Treloar collection
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Contracts
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Mr William H. Treloar
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1914
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Christmas card from Governor General William Slim, 1958

Christmas card from Governor General William Slim, 1958

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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William Slim
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1958
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Five loose pages of diary with entries by John Close, 1912

Five loose pages of diary with entries by John Close, 1912

John Collinson Close collection
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Diaries
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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Mouse sculpture

Mouse sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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A dangerous visitor

A dangerous visitor

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Handcrafted model sulky

Handcrafted model sulky

Archibald William Hayes collection
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Small scale models
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Bark painting 'The Djanggawul in Djabu mada [language] territory' by Mutitjpuy Mununjgurr, Yirrkala, 1967

Bark painting 'The Djanggawul in Djabu mada [language] terri...

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mutitjpuy Munungurr
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1967
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Postcard featuring a comic drawing of a soldier on a donkey with the pyramids in the background.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Dr Barnardo's Handbell Ringers and Mr H. Aaron (instructor) now with Rev. W J. MAYERS in Australia

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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