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Wool bale pack bag

Wool bale pack bag

Grazcos collection
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Bags
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New South Wales, Australia
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Grazcos Shearing
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Paintings
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Diana Boyer
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Industrial machinery carrying what looks to be metal struts through the air, along tracking.

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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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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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Ground edge hatchet head, Portland [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head, Portland [stone implement]

Herbert Keys collection
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Edge-ground axe heads (stone)
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Ironworks, Lithgow, 1923

Ironworks, Lithgow, 1923

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1923
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Convict love token from Issac Farrow, 1841

Convict love token from Issac Farrow, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Painting on masonite by Marbi (aka Mack), 1965 - depicting trees, kangaroo and turtle

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marbi
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1965
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Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Paddles
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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The Tour by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

The Tour by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

Bevan Hayward collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Mr Bevan Hayward
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Handwritten knitting pattern for mittens

Handwritten knitting pattern for mittens

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Knitting patterns
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of a soldier bugler beneath the draped flags of Great Britain and Australia

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Wattle Day League, S.A, 1918

Wattle Day League, S.A, 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Cream envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown

Cream envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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POST OFFICE, SYDNEY.

POST OFFICE, 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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Photo album owned by David Davis, owner of Phar Lap, featuring each of Phar Lap's Australian race wins

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David Davis collection
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Photograph albums
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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David J. Davis
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1928
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Postcard featuring Queen's Square, Sydney

Postcard featuring Queen's Square, 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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It'll grow back. Save our forrests. No Woodchips

It'll grow back. Save our forrests. No Woodchips

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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The Manuscript

The Manuscript

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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John W. Alexander
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The Tug's Kiss

The Tug's Kiss

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Frederick F. Booty
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The Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

The Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of a man with scaring on his chest

Photograph of a man with scaring on his chest

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photographs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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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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Leah Kerinaiua
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Message stick with pigment

Message stick with pigment

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Message sticks
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Hotel Mansion

Hotel Mansion

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fishing spear made by Wilfred Aniba

Fishing spear made by Wilfred Aniba

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Spears
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Thursday Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Wilfred Aniba
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1987
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Watercolour painting on paper featuring a landscape with a central mountain in the background and trees either side, by Shane Pickett.

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Two ponies on a see-saw

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a jockey

Postcard featuring a jockey

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mildred

Mildred

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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'Fight between Crocodile-man and Stingray-man' by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1963
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'Mala and the bad uncles at Tjikarri', painted by Johnny Warangula Tjupurrula, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Johnny W. Tjupurrula
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1976
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Painting depicts two rainbow snakes

Painting depicts two rainbow snakes

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Fred D. Narraldol
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Wood carving - water bird - Yirrkala, 1948

Wood carving - water bird - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Painting depicts a fisherman holding spear over his head, and 2 large long-nosed fish.

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The Australian Scene collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mandarg
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Sydney Central Station Yard Christmas Greetings

Sydney Central Station Yard Christmas Greetings

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Lismore station and flooded houses

North Lismore station and flooded houses

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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1921
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Anteroom to drawing room at Springfield;

Anteroom to drawing room at Springfield;

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Painting on canvas

Painting on canvas

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Pitt Street, from Herald Corner

Pitt Street, from Herald Corner

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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1907
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Photocopied maps of Central Australia noting Aboriginal territories and reserves

Photocopied maps of Central Australia noting Aboriginal terr...

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Documents
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There are a lot of donkeys on the beach

There are a lot of donkeys on the beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bavaria, Germany
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Solomon Bros, LTD
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Poster featuring a seated man making fire surrounded by hand made objects

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Replicas
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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George French Angas
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 3

Robbery Under Arms, No. 3

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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At the shaft

At the shaft

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Old Colony Curio Shop

Old Colony Curio Shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by Herbert Basedow

Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by H...

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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George St, Sydney at Railway Sta.

George St, Sydney at Railway Sta.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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Peggy Howard
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Primula Vulgaris

Primula Vulgaris

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Cream-coloured dance program

Cream-coloured dance program

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Hearty good wishes, greetings from Grahamstown, near Adelong

Hearty good wishes, greetings from Grahamstown, near Adelong

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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J. Collis, Sydney
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Newspaper cover for a sketch

Newspaper cover for a sketch

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Covers
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Nurses posing in the middle of a women's ward

Nurses posing in the middle of a women's ward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 599

Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 599

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Cartoons
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Colour photograph of the Japanese Football Association President presenting a trophy to Mr John Warren

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St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Photographs
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Japan
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Erskine River, Lorne

Erskine River, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Erskine River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Lock Broom

Lock Broom

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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