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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney

Elizabeth Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wou Teh Shing, Stone Contractor, Hankow, 29 January 1927

Wou Teh Shing, Stone Contractor, Hankow, 29 January 1927

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Invoices
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Wuhan, China
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Wou Teh Shing, Stone Contractor
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1927
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Ngurrudu, the Emu

Ngurrudu, the Emu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Anchor Barbbur Wurrkidj
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Poster titled 'It's the speedy airmail that conquers distance and saves time'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Hold to light

Hold to light

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Burrinjuck, general view

Burrinjuck, general view

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Eriostemon squameus

Eriostemon squameus

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Paddles
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Certificate awarded at the Dowerin Agricultural Society Annual Show, 1967 for first prize for a calico apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Western Australia, Australia
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Central Districts Herald-Tribune
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1967
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Bathurst & District Police Sub-normal Children's Appeal

Bathurst & District Police Sub-normal Children's Appeal

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1914
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Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Ruby Lee collection
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Photocopied maps of Central Australia noting Aboriginal territories and reserves

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Documents
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Caladenia Deformis

Caladenia Deformis

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Holy Trinity Church, Kelso, 1914

Holy Trinity Church, Kelso, 1914

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Painting depicts two wallabies, two emus and three large serpents

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Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dula Ngurruwuthun
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Up The Straight

Up The Straight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Group of people in swimsuits, kneeling in a line on the beach

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Olympic Games Opening Ceremony by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Olympic Games Opening Ceremony by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Judith Y. Chambers
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2011
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Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Vene Linden

Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Vene Linden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Leather photograph wallet with the initials W. P. F.

Leather photograph wallet with the initials W. P. F.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Wallets
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William P. Faithfull
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Namarrkon

Namarrkon

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Jimmy N. Nganjmirra
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1970
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The Men, Adungun, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Men, Adungun, 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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Unknown
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1948
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Magpies

Magpies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John M. Cantle
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Kangaroo Man costume

Kangaroo Man costume

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Performance costumes
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Acrasia

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Acrasia

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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1904
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Colour poster with the caption Buy home-grown canned fruits, issued by the Empire Marketing Board

Colour poster with the caption Buy home-grown canned fruits,...

National Symbols Poster collection no. 2
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Posters
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Glasgow, Scotland
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Two storey building with thick ivy growing over the top, and four men standing outside

Two storey building with thick ivy growing over the top, and...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Mr Grayden by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Mr Grayden by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Judith Y. Chambers
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2011
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Pocket-size diary of 1954 belonging to Edna Thompson, containing details of her daily activities while living in Japan

Pocket-size diary of 1954 belonging to Edna Thompson, contai...

Thompson Family collection
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Diaries
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Japan
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Edna M. Thompson
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1954
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Kookaburra

Kookaburra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Mamandi, Warluk

The Mamandi, Warluk

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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Unknown
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Letter from Alexander Mussen to Thomas Mussen, August 1862

Letter from Alexander Mussen to Thomas Mussen, August 1862

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Alexander Mussen
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1862
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Garma Circumcision Rite and Dancing at the Narra  Ceremony

Garma Circumcision Rite and Dancing at the Narra Ceremony

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bagu
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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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Fossil Island, Eaglehawk Neck, Tas

Fossil Island, Eaglehawk Neck, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fossil Island, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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A Speedy and Safe Return To My Soldier Friend

A Speedy and Safe Return To My Soldier Friend

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Atlas Press Pty Ltd
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Eight Christmas note cards from Mrs Laura Wilkins to Mrs Elizabeth Chifley

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Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Christmas cards
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Typed document on the death of Mr W P Faithfull

Typed document on the death of Mr W P Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Obituaries
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The Royal Victoria Hotel, Wangarratta, Vic

The Royal Victoria Hotel, Wangarratta, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Red tooled leather covered 1878 diary of R L Faithfull

Red tooled leather covered 1878 diary of R L Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Diaries
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Painting depicts five animal figures

Painting depicts five animal figures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Milaybuma
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1974
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First Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Tye & Co Propy Ltd, Money-Saving House Furnishers, Melbourne

Tye & Co Propy Ltd, Money-Saving House Furnishers, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Tye & Co Propy. Ltd
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1906
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Five men and a woman standing on the verandah of a cottage

Five men and a woman standing on the verandah of a cottage

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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BROOKES SERIES LANDING AT ANZAC-GALLIPOLI

BROOKES SERIES LANDING AT ANZAC-GALLIPOLI

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The monolith, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

The monolith, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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United States Battleship New Jersey

United States Battleship New Jersey

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The outlet tower, Eildon, Vic

The outlet tower, Eildon, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Eildon Reservoir, Eildon, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Black and white photograph depicting Amy Hudson batting at Interstate Championships in Brisbane in 1933

Black and white photograph depicting Amy Hudson batting at I...

Amy Hudson collection
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Photographs
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Amy Hudson
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1933
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Embossed gum leaf containing a picture of rural scene - To wish you a Happy New Year

Embossed gum leaf containing a picture of rural scene - To w...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Snap!

Snap!

Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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'Emu near Yalyumu (from Wawuwawu)' aka 'Emu Dreaming at Yalyumu', by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1975
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Looking up Queen Street, Auckland N.Z.

Looking up Queen Street, Auckland N.Z.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Auckland, North Island, New Zealand
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Our Glorious Queen, Loyal Welcome, Royal Tour 1954

Our Glorious Queen, Loyal Welcome, Royal Tour 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pennants
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Yellow child's bicycle from about 1950 owned by Marjorie Bragg

Yellow child's bicycle from about 1950 owned by Marjorie Bra...

Marjorie Bragg collection
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Bicycles
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Postcard featuring a coloured head portrait of an

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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L Garling
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Minton 'Kings Service' china dinner plate bearing the Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

Minton 'Kings Service' china dinner plate bearing the Common...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dinner plates
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England
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Minton
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1927
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George Street from near Central Railway Station, Sydney

George Street from near Central Railway Station, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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