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A man and a woman on a park bench with a cow in the background.

A man and a woman on a park bench with a cow in the backgrou...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Bird sculpture

Bird sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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'Minyma Kutjarra' by Pulpurru Davies, 2008

'Minyma Kutjarra' by Pulpurru Davies, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Patjarr, Western Australia, Australia
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Pulpurru Davies
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2008
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The Ritz, Leura

The Ritz, Leura

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Leura, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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His First Home

His First Home

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Count Dorsay circular disc breastplate

Count Dorsay circular disc breastplate

Count Dorsay Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Cartoon of Paul Keating pulling a rabbit out of a hat

Cartoon of Paul Keating pulling a rabbit out of a hat

John Shakespeare collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr John Shakespeare
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1992
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Fruit picking apron

Fruit picking apron

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Work aprons
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Architectural drawing of a Mill Dug-out by the Department of Mines for the Forests Commission

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Peter Evans collection
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Architectural plans
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Town Hall, Newcastle, NSW

Town Hall, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Panorama of Wagge no. 2

Panorama of Wagge no. 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Fitzroy Valley, NSW

Fitzroy Valley, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Continuation of handwritten recipes for

Continuation of handwritten recipes for "Preserved Apples", ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Circular silk sampler map of the eastern hemisphere that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook's three voyages

Circular silk sampler map of the eastern hemisphere that ind...

Embroidered Map Samplers collection
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Maps
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Captain James Cook
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Round copper plaque

Round copper plaque

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Plaques
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Burgoyne's Australian wine bungalow

Burgoyne's Australian wine bungalow

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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France
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1908
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Panorama towards Long Reef, Collaroy, NSW

Panorama towards Long Reef, Collaroy, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Collaroy, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Beach, Newcastle, NSW

The Beach, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Neck Decoration for the Order of the Companion of Honour to Sir Robert Menzies

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RG Menzies collection
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Awards
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London, England
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1951
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view of chain of ponds, near Adelaide, SA

view of chain of ponds, near 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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1930
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British Officer's 1827 sword of the Volunteer Rifles

British Officer's 1827 sword of the Volunteer Rifles

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Swords
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Halcyon Days

Halcyon Days

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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W Lister-Lister
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Football Incidents

Football Incidents

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1906
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Letter of condolence

Letter of condolence

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Letters
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Wolseley portable shearing plant

Wolseley portable shearing plant

Delma Keogh collection
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Shearing equipment
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England
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Wolseley Sheep Shearing Machine Company
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1925
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Length of linen tape

Length of linen tape

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Textiles
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Sign advertising Pelaco brand shirts, collars and pyjamas, with the slogan

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Advertising signs
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Pelaco International Pty Ltd
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Sepia photograph of a group of people gathered for an event

Sepia photograph of a group of people gathered for an event

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Burdekin River Bridge, Queensland Northern Railway, North Queensland

Burdekin River Bridge, Queensland Northern Railway, North Qu...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burdekin River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Morris Model FE Pye outside broadcast van used by ABC-TV Channel 2 ABN

Morris Model FE Pye outside broadcast van used by ABC-TV Cha...

Australian Broadcasting Corporation collection no. 1
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Vans
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England
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British Motor Corporation - Morris
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1955
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Exhibit at Horticultural Show, Shire Hall, Mildura.

Exhibit at Horticultural Show, Shire Hall, Mildura.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Man holding north-western type of spearthrower and wearing pubic fur tassel, Wardaman people, 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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Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Woven pandanus Yawkyawk sculpture in orange, yellow, purple and neutral tones

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Yawkyawk collection
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Sculptures
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Yikarrakkal, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Marina Murdilnga
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2005
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Film negative - Portrait of a woman, Ooldea, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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The Corso, Manly, NSW

The Corso, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1946
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Industrial buildings with chimneys and a railway in the foreground

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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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A computer monitor for the Geoscience Australia Computer known as Annie.

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Geoscience Australia collection no. 1
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Computer hardware
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Geoscience Australia
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Painting depicts a T-shaped tree with possums and birds

Painting depicts a T-shaped tree with possums and birds

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 18/01/1979 collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Banapana
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Glass plate negative - Expedition buggy on bed of Todd River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Scout's Pathfinder badge certificate

Scout's Pathfinder 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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Bulli Pass

Bulli Pass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bulli Pass, Bulli, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Coonan and myself ready to leave a lunch camp

Coonan and myself ready to leave a lunch camp

Frank E Feast collection
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Negatives
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Australia
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Mr Frank E. Feast
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1920
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Banaitscha/Banatja - # 1 of 5

Banaitscha/Banatja - # 1 of 5

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Munggurrawuy Yunapingu
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Retreat from Baghdad

Retreat from Baghdad

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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2007
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1909 Lockout. Picket's camp

1909 Lockout. Picket's camp

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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Group of Ostriches

Group of Ostriches

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Coo-ee!  Australia Day, Unley, Ausgust 1917

Coo-ee! Australia Day, Unley, Ausgust 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Unley, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1917
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Bone point from Milingimbi NT

Bone point from Milingimbi NT

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bone points
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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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Childbirth Scene, work on paper, Yirrkala, 1948

Childbirth Scene, work on paper, Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Punch magazine collection
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Cartoons
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London, England
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1899
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Convict love token engraved with the initials T.P. and M.F., 1846

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Timothy Millett collection
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British Fighter Aeroplane Headdress

British Fighter Aeroplane Headdress

Solomon and Josephine Ahmat collection
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Headdresses
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James Eseli
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Convict love token from Henry Teague, 1845

Convict love token from Henry Teague, 1845

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bird's eye view, Circular Quay, NSW

Bird's eye view, Circular Quay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card "TO THE NATION'S LOST & MISSING LOVED ONES..."

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Cards
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Australia
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John Sands Pty Ltd
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2002
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Copy of the Ouyen Baitlayer, a vehicle-drawn two-wheeled trailer with a 1080 bait distribution cylinder

Copy of the Ouyen Baitlayer, a vehicle-drawn two-wheeled tra...

Brian Coman collection
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Pest control equipment
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Victoria, Australia
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Jock MacRae
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1980
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Unused invitation from Miss Faithfull to Mr W. H. Anderson, 16 February 1898

Unused invitation from Miss Faithfull to Mr W. H. Anderson, ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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