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Barbed fish trap

Barbed fish trap

Papuan Official collection
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Fish traps
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1912
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Invitation addressed to Mr and Mrs Burton for the wedding of Elizabeth Duffield and Howard Dossor, 1958

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Colledge Family collection
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Wedding invitations
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John 'Jack' Burton
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1958
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Post Office, Sydney

Post Office, Sydney

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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Painting depicts the hollow log gongs used in the gong ceremony and

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 02/09/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Bolkdjam, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bill Madangiya
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Taylors Beach Vaucluse N.S.W

Taylors Beach Vaucluse N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Taylors Beach, Vaucluse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Certificate

Certificate

Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Certificates
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Chamberlain' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 13 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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Metal plate inscribed with Christmas greetings

Metal plate inscribed with Christmas greetings

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Helping Hand

Helping Hand

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Community posters
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Beginning Life's Battles

Beginning Life's Battles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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A Roeseler
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Lifebuoy from MV Tampa

Lifebuoy from MV Tampa

Wallenius Wilhelmsen MV Tampa collection
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Lifebuoys
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Christmas Island, Australia
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Wilhelmsen Lines Shipowning.
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2001
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El-Kantara

El-Kantara

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1917
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Racehorse

Racehorse "Carbine" held by a strapper

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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London, England
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Sport & General Press Agency Ltd
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1913
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'Susu Shell II' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

'Susu Shell II' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

Ellarose Savage collection no.1
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Linocuts
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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2009
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Large building in Sydney (Sydney Hospital)

Large building in Sydney (Sydney Hospital)

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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Carbon copy of letter to Rolls Royce seeking information on modifications to engine, 19 March 1980.

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Neil Jensen collection
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Letters
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Lavender Bay and North Sydney Railway

Lavender Bay and North Sydney Railway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lavender Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Spearheads
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Mr Bruce Coaldrake
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Hon. Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1887
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Coloured photographic postcard 'LIFE IN THE BACK BLOCKS', about 1905

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Rabbits in Australia collection no. 3
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Postcards
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Toy horse, 'Jackson', used during the cancelled 2007 Birdsville Races

Toy horse, 'Jackson', used during the cancelled 2007 Birdsvi...

Jo Fort collection
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Toys
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Birdsville, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Jo Fort
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2007
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The Outlet, Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

The Outlet, Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroondah Reservoir, Maroondah, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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British Railways ticket

British Railways ticket

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Railway tickets
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Fisher, Warren & Fisher, Careening Cove, North Sydney

Fisher, Warren & Fisher, Careening Cove, North Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fisher, Warren & Fisher
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Glass plate negative - Fort Hill, Darwin Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905 or 1911

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Five children, an older boy, and a man standing under a weeping willow tree on the banks of the Macquarie River at Bathurst

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Macquarie River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Abermain colliery

Abermain colliery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Bark painting depicts two saratoga fish

Bark painting depicts two saratoga fish

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 26/11/1973 collection
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Bark paintings
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Cadell River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mandarg
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No 2. How We Beat The Favourite

No 2. How We Beat The Favourite

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Charles Hammond
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Souvenir silk scarf with rolled edges, from the 1956 Olympic Games, Melbourne

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Scarves
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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A mountain track

A mountain track

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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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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At the ford

At the ford

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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Botanical Gardens, showing Levy Memorial Fountain.

Botanical Gardens, showing Levy Memorial Fountain.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Letter from William Mussen to Alexander Mussen, September 1864

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Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Montreal, Canada
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William Mussen
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1864
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Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull Springfield Goulburn containing a card

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Album of pressed seaweed and moss specimens collected at Port Arthur, Van Diemens Land, 1836

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Port Arthur seaweed album collection
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Botanical specimens
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Jackson Mclean
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Black and white lantern slide of a sketch - Troopers

Black and white lantern slide of a sketch - Troopers

Christies Auction collection
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Lantern slides
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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Cathedral, Bathurst

Cathedral, Bathurst

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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Autograph book containing humorous messages written by Edna Thompson's school friends 1926-1928

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Thompson Family collection
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Autograph books
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Edna M. Thompson
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Card featuring a sepia photograph of two men in military uniform

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bathurst, showing King's Parade and a large building, possibly the courthouse

Bathurst, showing King's Parade and a large building, possib...

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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1909. Aunt Florie's car, probably collected in Sydney by Lucian Faithfull. The car is a Minerva, made in Belgium and famous as luxury cars

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Large group of people in an outdoor setting. 15th June 1910

Large group of people in an outdoor setting. 15th June 1910

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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School boys and a teacher standing in a school ground

School boys and a teacher standing in a school ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a printed portrait of Edwin Wesley Howard Fowles

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Edwin L. Fowles
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The  Wawilag Spirits of Marwiyu - A Mandalbui Dreaming.

The Wawilag Spirits of Marwiyu - A Mandalbui Dreaming.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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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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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing of  (soldier's) feet clustering around the central ridge pole of a large bell tent

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mt Canoblas, Orange, NSW

Mt Canoblas, Orange, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Orange, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Emden's Gun

Emden's Gun

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Kodak
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Hunting Boomerang

Hunting Boomerang

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Boomerangs
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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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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Sharpe Street, Cooma

Sharpe Street, Cooma

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Trout Stream, Oaklands, Mittagong, 1907

Trout Stream, Oaklands, Mittagong, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mittagong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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