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Two houses near water with rowing boats and a jetty

Two houses near water with rowing boats and a jetty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brass button - Australian Military Forces

Brass button - Australian Military Forces

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Military buttons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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K C Luke Pty Ltd
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1914
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'Wungapu', bark painting, native plant species

'Wungapu', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2013
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Film negative - Home of Bullion Mine, near Barrow Creek, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1924

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1924
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Last cochlear receiver-stimulator implanted in first bionic ear recipient

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Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Cochlear implants
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Glass plate negative - His excellency Sir Tom Bridges, Governor of South Australia, planting a tree at Arltunga, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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London, England
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Lannon Harley
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1832
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Certificate issued by the Registrar of Brands for Augustus L. Faithfull

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Patents
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Film negative - Cutherson Falls, upper Liverpool River,  Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Convict love token from Elizabeth Catchpole, 1830

Convict love token from Elizabeth Catchpole, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Glass plate negative - Rock engravings, Deception Creek, Red Gorge, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1905 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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Aboriginal breastplate for Tumberilagong, Chief of the Nuneree Tribe

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Adrian Oriva
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Parking permit sticker for the Parliament House Opening Ceremony 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Man holding reins of horse with its front legs on a stool

Man holding reins of horse with its front legs on a stool

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartoon of federal Labor politician Al Grassby

Cartoon of federal Labor politician Al Grassby

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Our Speakers

Our Speakers

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Arnold Yunkaporta
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Kangaroo

Kangaroo

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Photographs
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Daphne Kawangka
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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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Darryn J. Fernando
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Address book

Address book

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Address books
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Program of cricket matches scheduled by the South Australian Cricket Association for season 1906-07

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Nanette Ward collection
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Programs
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South Australia, Australia
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1906
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Welcome home to the 10th and 11th East Yorkshire Battalions and the 146th Heavy Battery programme

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Programs
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Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
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British Army
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1918
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Mana the Shark

Mana the Shark

Regina Wagner collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bulambi Djerrkura
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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'flowers plants and bird wildlife live harmoniously in colourful scrubland'

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Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Kieron Keeler
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shaun Kerinaiua
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Aboriginal Land Rights, Tasmania

Aboriginal Land Rights, Tasmania

Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Australian cuprous halfpenny trading token

Australian cuprous halfpenny trading token

Trading Token collection
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Halfpenny tokens
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Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
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John Pettigrew & Co, Wholesale and Retail General Merchants
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1865
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Handwritten note with a recipe

Handwritten note with a recipe "To rid blow flies"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelope to Mrs. John Richmond

Envelope to Mrs. John Richmond

Joan Richmond collection
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Envelopes
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1931
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Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Man on a horse, with a camel in the background

Man on a horse, with a camel in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Teddy Barclay
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Half round hand moulding plane

Half round hand moulding plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Moulding planes
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Mr George H. Taylor
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Kythe Wikmunea
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Pair of running shoes made from wallaby leather

Pair of running shoes made from wallaby leather

Alan McFadyen collection
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Shoes
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baines of Melbourne
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1948
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Identity badge belonging to Jack Heenan showing the Holden logo

Identity badge belonging to Jack Heenan showing the Holden l...

Jack Heenan collection
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Identity badges
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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1938 Christmas card written by Lilian Faithfull Anderson

1938 Christmas card written by Lilian Faithfull Anderson

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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1938
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Postcard featuring a coloured scene of draped flags of Britain and Australia, tied back to reveal a

Postcard featuring a coloured scene of draped flags of Brita...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Metal container and knife

Metal container and knife

Joseph Tice Gellibrand collection
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Container components
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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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Brewarrina, New South Wales, Australia
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Jacqueline Scott
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Beddgelert and Snowdon

Beddgelert and Snowdon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Snake designed digging stick, attributed to Coranderrk, Victoria

Snake designed digging stick, attributed to Coranderrk, Vict...

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Digging sticks
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Technical College

Technical College

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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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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Desley Marpoondin
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Black and white negative glass lantern slide - Base of Ayers Rock Northern Territory, showing effect of aoelian erosion, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Children's drawing of house by Anna Maria Tipiloura, Bathurst Island NT

Children's drawing of house by Anna Maria Tipiloura, Bathurs...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anna M. Tipiloura
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kennedy Jungarrayi Sims
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Adelaide Bridge, Torrens lake, Adelaide, SA

Adelaide Bridge, Torrens lake, 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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Convict love token from J.F., 1837

Convict love token from J.F., 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Vietnam Aid Appeal 1972

Vietnam Aid Appeal 1972

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Charity badges
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New Zealand
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1972
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