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Certificate awarded for first prize to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Wyong Show, 1973 for the 'Jacobean bird' textile panel

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Wyong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1973
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Central Launceston, Tas

Central Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Bowls
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr R L Bellamy
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1915
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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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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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter is from J A Coleman of J B Young, asking Mr Menzies, Senior Trade Commissioner, New York, to attend an awards function in New York, on their behalf

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Business letters
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New York, United States of America
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J A. Colman
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1964
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1936
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Sepia photograph of a military band

Sepia photograph of a military band

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Walkies! in Victoria

Walkies! in Victoria

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Books
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Pitt Street, Sydney

Pitt Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Budgerigars in the Sandhills, painted by Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
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1975
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Cast kangaroo candlestick

Cast kangaroo candlestick

Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Sheffield, England
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John Figorski & Co
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1885
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Salt glazed brown ceramic demijohn with screw-threaded stopper [Adelaide Chemical & Fertiliser Company Ltd]

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Demijohns
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1888
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Brass fastening latch

Brass fastening latch

Department of Defence collection
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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Spring in the Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Spring in the Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, New South Wales, Austr...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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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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NSW Govt. Railways - Wynyard, Sydney

NSW Govt. Railways - Wynyard, 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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Take a smiling old parson ...

Take a smiling old parson ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Horse team pulling a wagon loaded with wool bales. Boondara 1918

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Exercise book containing religious sermons

Exercise book containing religious sermons

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Springfield Shearers, 1880.

Springfield Shearers, 1880.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Patchwork quilt formed in a mosaic pattern of squares and pentagons

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Nettie McColive collection
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Quilts
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Three men walking down a path towards a large building in the distance

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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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Cartoon depicting Peter Costello tossing a coin into a cup labelled N.M.A.

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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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The painting consisting of three horizontal sections with the central section having a small circle

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tuki Puruldatemiri
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1965
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'Lake Disappointment' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

'Lake Disappointment' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Wiluna, Western Australia, Australia
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Clifford Brooks
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2007
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The farthest ones looked like great butterflies.

The farthest ones looked like great butterflies.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Silver medallion presented to S Emanuel to commemorate the visit of HRH Prince Alfred in 1868

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Emanuel Family collection
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Medallions
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Horticultural Society of New South Wales
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1868
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Painting by Gordon Syron - Church On Hill, 1982

Painting by Gordon Syron - Church On Hill, 1982

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1982
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Making permanent works Powlett Railway. July 1910. Hustwayte's Cutting. Kilcunda

Making permanent works Powlett Railway. July 1910. Hustwayte...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kilcunda, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Townsville looking North

Townsville looking North

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Sydney, New South Wales

Sydney, New South Wales

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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Australian types. The Swagman

Australian types. The Swagman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Kilcunda Washaway of Ballast Pit Road

Kilcunda Washaway of Ballast Pit Road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kilcunda, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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An Australian Noah

An Australian Noah

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Holden tiepin

Holden tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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Coloured postcard depicting the North British Station Hotel, Edinburgh

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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The Corso, Manly, NSW

The Corso, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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York Street, Wynyard Square, Sydney, NSW

York Street, Wynyard Square, 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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1908
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Two men in hats standing behind a counter

Two men in hats standing behind a counter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bark painting 'Flying Fox' by George Milpurrurru, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Milpurrurru
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1966
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Postcard featuring the train station at Kensington, New South Wales

Postcard featuring the train station at Kensington, New Sout...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kensington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mosman, NSW

Mosman, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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40 GHz Transmitter unit

40 GHz Transmitter unit

CSIRO WLAN collection
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Transmitters
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Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Sydney Hospital

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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Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bulli Lookout, Sth Coast, NSW

Bulli Lookout, Sth Coast, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bulli Lookout, Bulli, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hope Faithfull seated in the studio with her husband

Hope Faithfull seated in the studio with her husband

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lantern slide - Herbert Basedow, plains east of Lyndhurst, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow or unknown, 1907

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Lyndhurst, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1907
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Two women and two boys playing tennis

Two women and two boys playing tennis

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dolls house and accessories handcrafted in Adelaide by Mrs Eva Howie for her daughter Clyde, 1930s

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Hetherington Family collection
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Dolls houses
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Eden Hills, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Eva A. Howie
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1930
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Dance

Dance

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Merlene Poantulura
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Collection of financial records 1933-1935

Collection of financial records 1933-1935

ET Fealy collection
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Financial records
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom).

Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children, Jessie, Phylli...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Coogee Beach N.S.W

Coogee Beach N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Aborigines, Yarra Yarra Tribe. A Diorama in the National Museum, Melbourne

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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King Billy Australia

King Billy Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1909
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