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Undiscovered #9, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

Undiscovered #9, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook...

Michael Cook collection
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2004 Australian of the Year Finalist Award

2004 Australian of the Year Finalist Award

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Mr. Percy Grainger Playing a Steinway Piano.

Mr. Percy Grainger Playing a Steinway Piano.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - Red Lily Lagoon, 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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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Set of twelve unused postage stamps

Set of twelve unused postage stamps

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Mounted specimen - Platypus - Whole specimen mounted

Mounted specimen - Platypus - Whole specimen mounted

Burrell collection
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Zoological specimens
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Henry J. Burrell
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Miller's Hotel, Brighton le Sands N.S.W.

Miller's Hotel, Brighton le Sands N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brighton-le-Sands, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kuring Gai Chase

Kuring Gai Chase

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ku-ring-gai Chase, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from John Warnes, 1842

Convict love token from John Warnes, 1842

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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 'Who Is The Taller?'

'Who Is The Taller?'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Unknown
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1907
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Postcard featuring a coloured cartoon depicting German, Turkish and Austrian leaders

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Single cufflink

Single cufflink

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Cufflinks
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Macquarie Street from Sydney Harbour showing the Conservatorium of Music, Sydney, NSW

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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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Paper fragment from a book with handwriting

Paper fragment from a book with handwriting

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Black wooden walking stick with a bulbous ornately carved ivory grip.

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Sir Isaac Isaacs collection
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Walking-sticks
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1935
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Pair of buckled sling back platform shoes with peek-a-boo toes

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Ron Muncaster collection no. 1
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Shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Muncaster
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1994
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Yirrumuuwu Amintiya Murtati

Yirrumuuwu Amintiya Murtati

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jane Frances Peantumilui
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Circumcision  Ceremony.

Circumcision Ceremony.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nobadbara
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1964
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Awelye- panel 3 by Glora Petyarre

Awelye- panel 3 by Glora Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gloria Petyarre
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1999
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Album containing 97 menus, 20 seating plans and 47 photographs from Parliament House dining rooms...

Album containing 97 menus, 20 seating plans and 47 photograp...

Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1918
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Castle of Rheinstein

Castle of Rheinstein

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Paintings
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Lithgow Hospital

Lithgow Hospital

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pokerwork shield with four trees motifs and animals on anterior, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Shields
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The winery of Mount Ophir, Australia

The winery of Mount Ophir, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Ophir, Rutherglen, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a printed photograph

Postcard featuring a printed photograph "BONDI ELECTORATE / ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Frank Farnell
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Lilian Faithfull on her wedding day, 16 February 1898, standing on the verandah at Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Lear...

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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Mosman's Bay, Sydney, NSW

Mosman's Bay, Sydney, NSW

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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Envelope containing a Christmas card to Miss Faithfull from Iva Walton

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Hazel, Florence & Clarice

Hazel, Florence & Clarice

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty

Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Jessie and Phyllis Harris standing on gravel path in a garden setting

Jessie and Phyllis Harris standing on gravel path in a garde...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Black and white photographic postcard of the NSW Team of Swimmers and Supporters, Brisbane, 1911

Black and white photographic postcard of the NSW Team of Swi...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack
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1911
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Postcard featuring a photographic print of a huge massed crowd

Postcard featuring a photographic print of a huge massed cro...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Newspaper clipping from a Japanese language newspaper, 1971

Newspaper clipping from a Japanese language newspaper, 1971

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Ram 'Field Marshal  Jnr'

Ram 'Field Marshal Jnr'

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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The Winning Post and a bottle of port. My word, what a combination!

The Winning Post and a bottle of port. My word, what a combi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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When we are married, we'll send to Seymour's of Marrickville for everything

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Vale and Pearson
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Charlotte Boyle, 1917

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Charlotte Boyle, 19...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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New York, United States of America
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Miss Charlotte Boyle
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1917
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Boomerang featuring front halves of cow and horse in centre and geometric designs on arms

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Round split cane coiled basket

Round split cane coiled basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Baskets
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HMS Eclipse

HMS Eclipse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Return to Australia Location Guide Questionnaire

Return to Australia Location Guide Questionnaire

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Administrative records
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Convict love token from William Maskell, 1818

Convict love token from William Maskell, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bark painting titled 'Mortuary Ceremony'.

Bark painting titled 'Mortuary Ceremony'.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1978
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Bark painting depicting the sun at Wuriupi by Deaf Tommy in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Deaf Tommy, Pukualamiri
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1965
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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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The Wati who was looking for Lasseter by Jean Burke

The Wati who was looking for Lasseter by Jean Burke

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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Film negative - The man has grouped his two wives and children according to blood relationships, north of Mt Davies, Tomkinson Ranges, South Australia, Ullparidja people, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Tomkinson Ranges, , Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Convict love token from W. Griffiths, 1825

Convict love token from W. Griffiths, 1825

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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A boat of views from Fremantle

A boat of views from Fremantle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Silverwear Dept, Memo Lane Crawford Ltd. Gold Watch and gold bracelet

Silverwear Dept, Memo Lane Crawford Ltd. Gold Watch and gold...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Invoices
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Handwritten poem titled A

Handwritten poem titled A "Dirge" for 1934

John Collinson Close collection
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Manuscripts
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1934
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Banumbirr.

Banumbirr.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinyiwuy
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Convict love token engraved with the initials G.E.R., 1828

Convict love token engraved with the initials G.E.R., 1828

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anawanda
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1948
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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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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1907
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Large scale replica of 1982 clinical trial receiver-stimulator

Large scale replica of 1982 clinical trial receiver-stimulat...

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Replicas
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