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Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Luncheon tendered by the Government of New South Wales to The New South Wales and Queensland Members of The Australian Coronation Contingent - Parliament House Sydney, 30th June 1937

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Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1937
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Print - Repose in the Mail

Print - Repose in the Mail

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1835
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Postcard of a tram on the Elizabeth St and Circular Quay route

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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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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Decorated boomerang attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

Decorated boomerang attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Joe Timbery Snr.
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Mask

Mask

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Lane Cove Bridge, Sydney

Lane Cove Bridge, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Bushranger Medal awarded to the four Faithfull Brothers for engaging in a gunfight with bushrangers Gilbert, Hall and Dunn, 1865

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Hardy Bros, Silversmiths and Jewellers
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1875
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Circular Quay, from the Harbour, Sydney

Circular Quay, from the Harbour, Sydney

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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1909
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Two photograph albums of sepia and black-and-white photographs

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Parsons collection
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Photograph albums
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Snake sculpture

Snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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South Australia, Australia
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Billy Cooley
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1982
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'Gurindji Land Rights Now'

'Gurindji Land Rights Now'

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Stickers
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On Brown's River Road, Tasmania

On Brown's River Road, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Browns River, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Story of a Woman's Camp and the Origin of Damper

Story of a Woman's Camp and the Origin of Damper

Yanyatjarri Tjakamarra collection no. 1
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Acrylic paintings
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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1973
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Telegram to Mr Aumuller Kamo Maru, Thursday Island

Telegram to Mr Aumuller Kamo Maru, Thursday Island

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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S.S.

S.S. "KANOWNA" at Port Victor

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Victor Harbor, Victor Harbor, South Australia, Australia
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G Richard-Cordingley
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Magpie

Magpie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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St. Clements CE., Marrickville

St. Clements CE., Marrickville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bullock hide rope with metal rings attached made by Fred Hill, 2013

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Fred Hill Collection
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Ropes
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Mr Fred Hill
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2013
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A Merry Christmas - Harvest Time by Jan Hendrik Scheltema

A Merry Christmas - Harvest Time by Jan Hendrik Scheltema

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Jan Hendrik Scheltema
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The pumping station & Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The pumping station & Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Letter

Letter

E Redlich collection
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Letters
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Mr Ernst Redlich
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1959
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1945
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Bark painting 'Mythical Creature' by Bob Balirrbalirr Dirdi, 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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Bob Balirrbalirr Dirdi
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1974
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Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Damman's bridge near Warburton

Damman's bridge near Warburton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Warburton, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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1945
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Spool and paper tape associated with the SNOCOM computer

Spool and paper tape associated with the SNOCOM computer

Kevin Rosolen collection
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Computer components
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Kevin Rosolen
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1958
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Invitation to a luncheon in honour of Sir Edward Harding, Canberra, 4 December 1936

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Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1936
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Victor toy train steam locomotive

Victor toy train steam locomotive

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy locomotives
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Scout's Friend to Animals badge certificate

Scout's Friend to Animals badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1942
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Yellow ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Yellow ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Paul House collection no.2
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Ochre specimens
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Burnished, wooden boomerang incised with decorative designs

Burnished, wooden boomerang incised with decorative designs

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Iron Ore Mining as a Source of Ochre Pigments by John Wolseley, 1995

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Judith and Ron Behan collection no. 2
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Paintings
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John Wolseley
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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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Metal tray for Holden: The First Twenty Years 1948-1968

Metal tray for Holden: The First Twenty Years 1948-1968

Jack Heenan collection
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Trays
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GM Holden Ltd
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1948
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"Children's band" armlet made of cane bound in a circle with...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Cream-coloured partial dance program titled 'St Leonard's, Wednesday 22nd December 1869'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1869
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Coloured pencil illustration of flowers

Coloured pencil illustration of flowers

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drawings
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1892
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QSL card for 2DL, Australian Experimental Station

QSL card for 2DL, Australian Experimental Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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'Wana and Puliaba' or 'Goanna Corroboree at Mirkantji', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1971
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A bush fire alarm

A bush fire alarm

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Postcard featuring two horses with jockeys in a field

Postcard featuring two horses with jockeys in a field

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Kodak
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Post Office, Tamworth

Post Office, Tamworth

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr Collins, geologist' by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Postcard - Steamboat on river

Postcard - Steamboat on river

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Kodak
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Ballet, painting by Aileen Motton 1951

Ballet, painting by Aileen Motton 1951

Aileen Motton collection
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Aileen Motton
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1951
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River at Brewarrina

River at Brewarrina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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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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Enid Purutataameri
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'Still life with jar and bowl', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1952

'Still life with jar and bowl', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1952

Bonita Mabo collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1952
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Luna Park, St Kilda, Vic

Luna Park, St Kilda, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Germaine Vigona
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Dinner knife with CPRR  stamped into the handle

Dinner knife with CPRR stamped into the handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dinner knives
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Sheffield, England
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Thurston & Sons
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Biography of cartoonist Cecil White

Biography of cartoonist Cecil White

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Biographies
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1976
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The Famous Diggers

The Famous Diggers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Excel Press
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Peggy McClelland with long blonde hair plaited and held with a white bow

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Marble portrait bust of Captain James Cook after the artist Pajou

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Captain Cook Portrait Bust collection
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Sculptures
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Bone china saucer with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms insignia

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Saucers
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