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Castles in the air

Castles in the air

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Paul Newman
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2007
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Sydney - Rose Bay

Sydney - Rose Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1903
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Dawalla, King of Wgga[sic] Wagga

Dawalla, King of Wgga[sic] Wagga

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Sacred Heart R.C. Church, Randwick

Sacred Heart R.C. Church, Randwick

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Mosman's Bay

Mosman's Bay

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Tony Jones, forensic pathologist cross examined by Mr Andrew Kirkham' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 8 October 1982

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Dot painting on canvas by Magaret Bumble Bee

Dot painting on canvas by Magaret Bumble Bee

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Margaret Bumble Bee
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain giving evidence.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Identification card for Edgar Wikner Percival, issued by the British Air Commission, Washington DC

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Identity cards
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Town Hall, Maitland, NSW

Town Hall, Maitland, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dent Chronometer No 53862 in leather case

Dent Chronometer No 53862 in leather case

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, October 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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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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Barnardos
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Landau known as 'The Ranken Coach'

Landau known as 'The Ranken Coach'

Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 1
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Horse drawn coaches
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Scotland
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Mr George Ranken
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1821
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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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A brick building with a tower and school boy in front

A brick building with a tower and school boy in front

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Wm Hy. Stanford, April 28, 1820

Convict love token from Wm Hy. Stanford, April 28, 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Natural fernery, Kurrajong Heights

Natural fernery, Kurrajong Heights

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kurrajong Heights, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Convict love token engraved with the name Maule Fox

Convict love token engraved with the name Maule Fox

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Bama Bama story - rats from  Manguldji.

Bama Bama story - rats from Manguldji.

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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer Celtic

White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer Celtic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Jerringa Tribal Council Land Claim

Jerringa Tribal Council Land Claim

Terry Fox collection
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Documents
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Cannon from HMB Endeavour, which was jettisoned on the Great Barrier Reef in 1770 and recovered in 1969

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Endeavour Cannon collection
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Cannons
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England
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Captain James Cook
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1725
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'Pangkapini, Minyipuru' by Norma Giles, 2008

'Pangkapini, Minyipuru' by Norma Giles, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Warburton, Western Australia, Australia
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Norma Giles
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2008
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You love them - Fight for them!

You love them - Fight for them!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 6
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Political posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Victorian State Recruiting Committee
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1939
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Balmoral Beach, Sydney, NSW

Balmoral Beach, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brass drafting instrument and accompanying wooden case

Brass drafting instrument and accompanying wooden case

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drafting instruments
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Upper grinding stone, collected at Teryaweynya Lake, NSW, by J N Thompson in 1946

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JN Thompson collection
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Grinding stones
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Teryawynia Homestead, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr J N. Thompson
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1946
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Dances from Manarrngu  Hollow Log Ceremony.

Dances from Manarrngu Hollow Log Ceremony.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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The Yarra, West Warburton

The Yarra, West Warburton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Yarra River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Convict love token from G. Green

Convict love token from G. Green

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Three men and a woman dressed in theatrical costume

Three men and a woman dressed in theatrical costume

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Talma & Co
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T W Tyzack, Melbourne, metal stamp, no base or handle

T W Tyzack, Melbourne, metal stamp, no base or handle

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Stamps (tools)
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Tobacco tin containing white ochre paint

Tobacco tin containing white ochre paint

Tandanya collection no. 3
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Violin made by William Auchterlonie, 1939

Violin made by William Auchterlonie, 1939

Raymond Holliday collection
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Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke - Wenty in the flowerbed at the Scotts

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Two photographs on card entitled Toorloo Arm from the Dong-an Dore, and Mia Mia and

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Nicholas Caire collection
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Nicholas Caire
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Rounding up a straggler

Rounding up a straggler

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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Program for Countess of Dudley Cup Polo Tournament conducted by Goulburn Polo and Picnic Race Club 1955

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Programs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1955
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A good bush crop

A good bush crop

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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Amalgamated Society of Carpenters and Joiners

Amalgamated Society of Carpenters and Joiners

Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Membership certificates
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Manchester, England
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T H Sale & Co
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1890
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Gunyan White Sand Crab by Narritjin Maymuru

Gunyan White Sand Crab by Narritjin Maymuru

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Blue Mud Bay, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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Photographic portrait of Lord Kitchener

Photographic portrait of Lord Kitchener

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic prints
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Postcard of Melbourne Cup winner - Tarcoola

Postcard of Melbourne Cup winner - Tarcoola

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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1893
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Achromatic, brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

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Jack Gallaway collection
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Telescope accessories
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London, England
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Peter Dollond
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Lake Kerferd

Lake Kerferd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lake Kerferd, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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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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Bark container from Bathurst Island

Bark container from Bathurst Island

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Containers
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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1911
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Two trams close together

Two trams close together

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Good Old Sydney - Dear Else, I'm having a Right, Real, Rattling, Ripping, Rollicking, Rousing time. Yours to a cinder, Hild

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lantern slide - Pitjantjatjara man, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920-1924

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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NSW Government dockyard

NSW Government dockyard

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Utilised flake [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Flaked artefacts
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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Light blue cushion cover with hand embroidered picture of Phar Lap and jockey, Melbourne Cup 1930

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Arthur Gordon Whitmore collection
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Cushion covers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ada Whitmore
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1930
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Hands Across the Sea

Hands Across the Sea

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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Double Bay, Sydney [showinng Darling Point]

Double Bay, Sydney [showinng Darling Point]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Night Scene Old Sydney Railway Station

Night Scene Old Sydney Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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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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Sheila Portaminni
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