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Black and white photograph of a man and a woman standing before the gateway of a castle

Black and white photograph of a man and a woman standing bef...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Warwickshire, England
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Anemone Coronaria

Anemone Coronaria

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Trans-Australian Railway - Wild Harry

Trans-Australian Railway - Wild Harry

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Trans-Australian Railway
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1912
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Stethoscope belonging to Dr Barry Christophers

Stethoscope belonging to Dr Barry Christophers

Barry Christophers collection
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Carmelo Mirabelli's suitcase and suitcase straps

Carmelo Mirabelli's suitcase and suitcase straps

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Lifeboat Station & Lighthouse, The Lizard

Lifeboat Station & Lighthouse, The Lizard

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1921
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Playing to the score

Playing to the score

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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Drummond St, Ballarat

Drummond St, Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Discussion Poster No.26 - What's wrong with this room? -  January 10, 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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The camping area, Dromana, Vic

The camping area, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from James Broker, 1820

Convict love token from James Broker, 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Postcard advertising a film titled 'Missing Husbands'

Postcard advertising a film titled 'Missing Husbands'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Yachting Sydney Harbour, Bonnington's Irish Moss

Yachting Sydney Harbour, Bonnington's Irish Moss

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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THE MORNING PARADE

THE MORNING PARADE

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Black and white photograph of Edgar R. Mayne, P.S. Arnott, J.N. Crawford standing in front of Ottawa Cricket Pavilion in Canada

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Nanette Ward collection
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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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J.T. Tyldesley from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia.

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Bark painting 'Cut-up Kangaroo ready for Ceremonial cooking' by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru, Gunbalanya, 1974

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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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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1974
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His old home

His old home

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Poster promoting a peace march in 1986 for the international year of peace.

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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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Scout's Plumber badge certificate

Scout's Plumber badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Bowls
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr R L Bellamy
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1915
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Old kitchen at Headal

Old kitchen at Headal

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Honey Ant Hunt, painted by Tim Leura Tjapaltjarri, 1975

'Honey Ant Hunt, painted by Tim Leura Tjapaltjarri, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tim L. Tjapaltjarri
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1975
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Bullion box

Bullion box

Neville Locker collection
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Strongboxes
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Commonwealth Railways oval cast metal plaque

Commonwealth Railways oval cast metal plaque

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Coats of arms
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South Australia, Australia
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1951
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Bark painting depicting a totemic crocodile by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1965

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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1965
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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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Advertising card featuring Matt Wells

Advertising card featuring Matt Wells

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Sydney Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913
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Film negative - A woman showing one method of carrying an infant, north of the Musgrave Ranges photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Postcard depicting an image of Mr. W.H. Ayr of the Bohemian Dramatic Company

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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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City Bridge and Lake Torrens, Adelaide, SA

City Bridge and Lake Torrens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Norris Hotel Orient Bairnsdale

Norris Hotel Orient Bairnsdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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F W Niven & Co
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Home from the field, twilight

Home from the field, twilight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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The Grange, Willoughby, NSW, Australia

The Grange, Willoughby, NSW, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Willoughby, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Portrait of a rugby football team

Portrait of a rugby football team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Pencil drawing in Papunya style by Uta Uta Tjangala, Pintupi. 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Pencil drawings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1971
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Film negative - Group of people, Mount Currie, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Mount Currie, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Commemorative poster presented to Sir Ninian Stephens on the occasion of the handing back of Uluru to its traditional owners in 1985

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Sir Ninian Stephen collection
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Political posters
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Uluru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Chips Mackinolty
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1985
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Certificate awarded at the Agricultural and Pastoral Society of Southern Queensland, Centenary Year Show 1859-1959, Beenleigh for second prize for a tatted butterfly doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia
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Beenleigh Express Print
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1959
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Photograph of ships in harbour

Photograph of ships in harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Balmoral, Sydney, N.S.W

Balmoral, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Evening on the Hawkesbury

Evening on the Hawkesbury

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alfred R. Coffey
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Letter from Stephen White to his sons, 1862

Letter from Stephen White to his sons, 1862

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Letters
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New Zealand
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Stephen White
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1862
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Glass plate negative - Munjinna Bill, who accompanied the explorer R. F. Maurice on all his expeditions, at Maurice's grave, Yalata station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Elizabeth Street, Sydney

Elizabeth Street, Sydney

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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Seven nurses and two girl guides holding boxes of Flanders poppies

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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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Painting depicts  X-ray style kangaroo with crosshatching

Painting depicts X-ray style kangaroo with crosshatching

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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Unknown
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1974
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Queenstown, Tas

Queenstown, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queenstown, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter from Maurice Horn, 1977

Letter from Maurice Horn, 1977

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Maurice Horn
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1977
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Aboriginal Cricket Team of 1868

Aboriginal Cricket Team of 1868

Bruce Gillam collection
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Posters
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Hamilton, Victoria, Australia
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Peter Dawson
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1867
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Matthew Arnold

Matthew Arnold

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Painting on masonite  by Gurangi, 1964 -  depicting six goannas.

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Guragi
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1964
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Vietnam Moratorium Withdrawal All Troops Now

Vietnam Moratorium Withdrawal All Troops Now

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Vietnam
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1965
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Film negative - Sandhill vegetation, near Lake Wilson, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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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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1903
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Bark painting 'Sacred ceremonial ground Gununguwuy' by Narritjin Maymuru, Djarrtipi, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Blue Mud Bay, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1975
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Harvest of Endurance : A History of the Chinese in Australia 1788-1988

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Australia-China Friendship Society collection
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Scrolls
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Australia
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Mr Mo Xiangyi
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1987
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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1908
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Lorne Hotel, Lorne, Vic

Lorne Hotel, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Entrance to Gloucester Park, trotting course, Perth, WA

Entrance to Gloucester Park, trotting course, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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