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Be a True Massey-Ferguson Man - extended play 45 rpm vinyl record and sleeves

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Ilga Tingey collection
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Audio records
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Agnes Timaepatua
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Envelope that features thet text TEST CRICKET TUNE IN 2BL

Envelope that features thet text TEST CRICKET TUNE IN 2BL

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Three female half faces and a stylised globe

Three female half faces and a stylised globe

Union of Australian Women collection
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Pendants
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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COOGEE, THE POPULAR SEASIDE RESORT.

COOGEE, THE POPULAR SEASIDE RESORT.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Star Photo Co
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Young man in a suit standing beside an outdoor seat

Young man in a suit standing beside an outdoor seat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Poster 'Hats in the Ring'

Poster 'Hats in the Ring'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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Mary Leunig
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Plaque to commemorate the Australian May Day Centenary 1891 - 1991, with display stand

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Union of Australian Women collection
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Plaques
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1891
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Glass plate negative - Women and children at campsite, Darwin, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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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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1922
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Finalists in the women's 100 metre freestyle at the 1920 Olympics at Antwerp, Belgium

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Miss Ethelda Bleibtrey
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1920
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Red, black and white striped medal ribbon

Red, black and white striped medal ribbon

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Medal ribbons
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Comic book titled 'The Calamitious Career of Dictator Bob' published by the Communist Party of Australia

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 23
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Comic books
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Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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1951
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A Federation style house with four people

A Federation style house with four people

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Royal Australain Air Force side or forage cap

Royal Australain Air Force side or forage cap

Parsons collection
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Uniform hats
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Road to Weldborough, Tasmania

Road to Weldborough, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Weldborough, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring the St Kilda Esplanade

Postcard featuring the St Kilda Esplanade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Lane Cove River at Fig Tree, Hunters Hill

Lane Cove River at Fig Tree, Hunters Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hunters Hill, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Venezuela at the jetty (near side) inside the breakwater, Manilla Harbour. Feb 1917

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Postcard featuring photograph of New Railway Station, Sydney

Postcard featuring photograph of New Railway Station, Sydney

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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The Tasmanian Tramp, December 1951. Annual magazine of the Hobart Walking Club

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Jeanette Heming collection
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Booklets
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Hobart Walking Club
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1951
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The strike, 1909

The strike, 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Broken Hill Proprietary Limited
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1909
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Teleprinter printout related to the last parliamentary session held at provisional Parliament House, Canberra in 1988 'The provisional Parliament House edged towards its final hours today...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1988
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'Galayarr' on Rakay', bark painting, native plant species

'Galayarr' on Rakay', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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'The Junius Cup', 1827

'The Junius Cup', 1827

Junius Cup collection
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Trophies
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Notebook diary compiled by Paul Smith during his journey down the Franklin River with Bob Brown in 1976

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Paul Smith collection
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Diaries
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South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
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Paul E. Smith
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1976
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Film negative - Cutherson Falls, upper Liverpool River,  Arnhem Land, 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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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Photographic postcard of Balmoral Beach, NSW

Photographic postcard of Balmoral Beach, NSW

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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1884
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Queen Victoria Market, Sydney, NSW

Queen Victoria Market, Sydney, NSW

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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1904
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Discovery of Australia series VI - Torres, in the San Pedro, passes through Endeavour Straits, and sights Australia. 17 Sep., 1606.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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HMB Endeavour
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1906
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Mrs. Brough

Mrs. Brough

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harding & Billings
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Greetings [Manly]

Greetings [Manly]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1927
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'Derrang', Painted hollow log, native plant species

'Derrang', Painted hollow log, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Coffins
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2012
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Looking down to the little township where we camped on the hunting trip Feb 1920

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Budget '02 - The Lodge or Bust!

Budget '02 - The Lodge or Bust!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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The Lodge, Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Pauling interviews a witness.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 20 September 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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Monocular microscope used for the scientific study of algae by phycologist Valerie May

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Valerie Jones collection
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Microscopes
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Valerie May
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1940
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Evening lights, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

Evening lights, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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SYDNEY HOSPITAL.

SYDNEY HOSPITAL.

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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Medical registration certificate, Robert Lionel Faithfull, 10 August 1880

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Certificates
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London, England
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1880
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Adrian Intalui
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White porcelain moustache cup and matching saucer

White porcelain moustache cup and matching saucer

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Moustache cups
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Mrs Irwin Maple-Brown's card case

Mrs Irwin Maple-Brown's card case

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Card holders
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Igor Zorich collection
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Spearheads
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Ladies high-heeled boots in brown tanned leather

Ladies high-heeled boots in brown tanned leather

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boots
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Callaghan Shoe Company
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Stone slab with incised figures of birds, fish and vegetation

Stone slab with incised figures of birds, fish and vegetatio...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rock carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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White cotton dinner serviette with the initials 'VP' embroidered in a box in one corner, made by Lois Grosse's mother.

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Lois Grosse collection
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Serviettes
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Vera E. Ottens
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Child's drawing We were going to the mine and saw trucks digging bauxite by Garawan

Child's drawing We were going to the mine and saw trucks dig...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Garawan
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cape Barren Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Robert Mansell
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A light blue and white-coloured VK2VN amateur radio QSL card

A light blue and white-coloured VK2VN amateur radio QSL card

Gweneth Meyers collection
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QSL cards
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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Dance wand

Dance wand

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Letter from James Turner to

Letter from James Turner to "Dear Sister", dated 23 May 1863...

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Personal letters
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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James Turner
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1863
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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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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Mosman's Bay, Sydney

Mosman's Bay, 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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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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Photograph of L.T. Daniels, Fred Daly, R. Dowell and P.S. Smith

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Fred Daly collection
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Milk jug cover

Milk jug cover

Kaye Loder collection
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Jug covers
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Child's drawing - 'Tamarind trees' by Reggie Wurjal, Dhupuma College, Gove NT

Child's drawing - 'Tamarind trees' by Reggie Wurjal, Dhupuma...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reggie Wurjal
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Oval basket

Oval basket

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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