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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Fairy Frolic

Fairy Frolic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Where the winds whisper and the waves rejoice

Where the winds whisper and the waves rejoice

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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W Lister-Lister
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Sawfish.

Sawfish.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nandabitta
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1969
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Secretariat & P.O., Canberra.  An Autumn view

Secretariat & P.O., Canberra. An Autumn view

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Broad leaf wattle honey flower

Broad leaf wattle honey flower

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Punch (Arrerika) watering camels, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1962
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Australian Natives - Taking down the poor Bushies. A fool and his money soon parted

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Near the pumping station, Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Near 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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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Igor Zorich collection
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Spearheads
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Piece of fractured yellow Pyrex mirror blank, a relic from the 2003 bush fire that destroyed the Mount Stromlo Observatory

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Mount Stromlo Observatory collection
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Telescope accessories
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Mount Stromlo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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2003
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Convict love token from Henry Barton, 1825

Convict love token from Henry Barton, 1825

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Railway Tower, Sydney

Railway Tower, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Glass plate negative - Men catching a horse, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for first prize at the Gresford Agricultural Society for a knitted tea cosy

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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Tipper & Cliff, Printers
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1960
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Marmite for Appetite, Keeps You Tuned Up

Marmite for Appetite, Keeps You Tuned Up

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sanitarium Health Food Co.
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When Republicans see this...[Australian Flag] They think of England. We think of Australia...

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Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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Political posters
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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The Mitchell River, Bairnsdale, Vic

The Mitchell River, Bairnsdale, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mitchell River, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW

Circular Quay, Sydney, 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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Robbery Under Arms, No. 1

Robbery Under Arms, No. 1

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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1907
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Barmedman P.A. & H.. Association Annual Show, 1959 for first prize for a snow white play apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Barmedman, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1959
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Duke Street, Woolloomooloo, Sydney

Duke Street, Woolloomooloo, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Katherine L. Farran
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Envelope containing documents relating to the Deane family

Envelope containing documents relating to the Deane family

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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A mothers meeting

A mothers meeting

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The beach, Lorne, Vic

The beach, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Glass plate negative of containers collected by Herbert Basedow at Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, in 1911, photographed by Herbert Basedow between 1911 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1911
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Australian lyre birds displaying tails

Australian lyre birds displaying tails

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Bathing Beach, Collaroy, NSW

The Bathing Beach, Collaroy, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Collaroy Beach, Collaroy, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Girl wearing a pink ribbon in her hair and no shirt

Girl wearing a pink ribbon in her hair and no shirt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black dress worn by Lindy Chamberlain at the second inquest into the death of Azaria Chamberlain

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Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 1
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Dresses
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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The Magellan Clouds

The Magellan Clouds

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kulpidja
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1948
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View showing Mount Lofty, SA

View showing Mount Lofty, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Lofty, Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Royal Australian Air Force Certificate of Service and Discharge

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Parsons collection
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Certificates
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Royal Australian Air Force
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1946
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Postcard featuring a mounted photograph

Postcard featuring a mounted photograph "AUSTRALIANS LANDING...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Gallipoli, Turkey
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District Hospital, Parramatta, N.S.W

District Hospital, Parramatta, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Evening, looking for water

Evening, looking for water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Carl Zeiss F14471 monocular microscope and accessories

Carl Zeiss F14471 monocular microscope and accessories

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Jena, Germany
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Carl Zeiss
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Doronicum Grandiflorum

Doronicum Grandiflorum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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I'm Trying So Hard to Forget You

I'm Trying So Hard to Forget You

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Heather Henderson (nee Menzies) with her daughter, Edwina

Heather Henderson (nee Menzies) with her daughter, Edwina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Wet specimen - Koala - arm muscles

Wet specimen - Koala - arm muscles

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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View over a river, with a fence in the foreground

View over a river, with a fence in the foreground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Emden's Gun

Emden's Gun

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Kodak
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16 millimetre movie camera used by Sir Robert Menzies

16 millimetre movie camera used by Sir Robert Menzies

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
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Movie cameras
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United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1948
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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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Postcards
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Photographic postcard of the P.O. Pirates rugby league football team

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kodak
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1912
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Camp fire yarns

Camp fire yarns

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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View of popular beach, Lorne, Vic

View of popular beach, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from T.N.

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Chinese Government Radio Service radiogram

Chinese Government Radio Service radiogram

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Radiograms
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Jacket from Light Horse uniform

Jacket from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military uniforms
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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1918
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The final burial (aka A burial ceremony), work on paper, Yirrkla, 1948

The final burial (aka A burial ceremony), work on paper, Yir...

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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Old Irish Cottage, Exhibition, Dublin, 1907

Old Irish Cottage, Exhibition, Dublin, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Belfast, Northern Ireland
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Clarice Anderson as a young girl with long dark hair in a ponytail, wearing a pale-coloured dress, holding flowers and leaning on carved wooden furniture

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Film negative - Royal Mail about to leave Oodnadatta, South Australia, for Arltunga, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Oodnadatta, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Convict love token from J. Clark, 1831

Convict love token from J. Clark, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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