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The Wati who was looking for Lasseter by Jean Burke

The Wati who was looking for Lasseter by Jean Burke

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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Toepfer Earth Inductor

Toepfer Earth Inductor

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Sunshine Review, no.9, July 1950

Sunshine Review, no.9, July 1950

Loretta Edmonston collection
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Newsletters
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Sunshine Harvester Works
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Sepia toned photograph of a procession with carts and lorries

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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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Tapestry - FRANKLIN & LOWER GORDON, TASMANIAS LAST WILDERNESS LET THEM FLOW FREE

Tapestry - FRANKLIN & LOWER GORDON, TASMANIAS LAST WILDERNES...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Embroidered pictures
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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Cream-coloured partial dance program 'VICTORIA BARRACKS [Military & Civil Cricket Club Ball], 4th October 1865'

Cream-coloured partial dance program 'VICTORIA BARRACKS [Mil...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Military & Civil Cricket Club
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1865
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Painting depicts three human figures, an echidna and hunting tools.

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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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Dick N. Murrumurru
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Melbourne train climbing Bourne Creek Bank, Kilcunda

Melbourne train climbing Bourne Creek Bank, Kilcunda

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bourne Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1941
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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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Browne's & Valley Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Browne's & Valley Lakes, 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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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Patterns
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Coogee Beach

Coogee Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter of condolence

Letter of condolence

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Letters
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Police baton

Police baton

Neville Locker collection
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Batons
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St Peter's, Surrey Hills, Sydney

St Peter's, Surrey Hills, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Overlooking Sydney Harbour, Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Overlooking Sydney Harbour, Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bark painting depicts six human figures with hair gathered into cone shape at top of heads

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Blowhole during storm, Kiama

Blowhole during storm, Kiama

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A bullroarer design

A bullroarer design

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Mardigan
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Brown [savagely]: do you know...

Brown [savagely]: do you know...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Malayan-type pigmented hollow cylindrical wood pipe with metal bowl

Malayan-type pigmented hollow cylindrical wood pipe with met...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Smoking pipes
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Painting depicting a pair of black frogs

Painting depicting a pair of black frogs

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gawirriny Gumana
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1967
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Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Black and white photographic postcard of Bondi Pacific - Private Hotel, Bondi Beach N.S.W.

Black and white photographic postcard of Bondi Pacific - Pri...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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London 2012 Paralympic Speedsuit worn by Sue Powell in the Pursuit and in the Road Time Trial

London 2012 Paralympic Speedsuit worn by Sue Powell in the P...

Susan (Sue) Powell collection
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Sports clothing
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Handwritten text entitled

Handwritten text entitled "The Bachelor's Thermometer"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Bark painting 'A mam or namandi spirit in Margolidjban' by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru, Gunbalanya, 1968

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1968
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Needlework sampler on woollen evenweave fabric featuring boats and the text 'Botany Bay'

Needlework sampler on woollen evenweave fabric featuring boa...

Needlework Sampler collection
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Textile samplers
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Flowers, flags, a bird and a poem

Flowers, flags, a bird and a poem

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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Armband

Armband

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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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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The Blue Mts, NSW, Katoomba Falls

The Blue Mts, NSW, Katoomba Falls

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba Falls, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1906
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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View from the Town Hall gardens, Wagga NSW

View from the Town Hall gardens, Wagga NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Hatchet head

Hatchet head

HP Moss collection
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Edge-ground axe heads (stone)
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Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Henry P. Moss
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1939
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Enfield, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Enfield Progressive Association
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A sudden squall

A sudden squall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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S.S.Simon and Jude, Church of England, Bowral, 1907

S.S.Simon and Jude, Church of England, Bowral, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Church of England
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1907
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Cradock, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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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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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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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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1984
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Sam, King of Merton, Presented by William Dawes Esq

Sam, King of Merton, Presented by William Dawes Esq

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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King Sam
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Flemington Race Course

Flemington Race Course

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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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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Postcards
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Australia
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Jan H. Scheltema
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Luck at last

Luck at last

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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Brown [savagely]: do you know ...

Brown [savagely]: do you know ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Valerie Henderson  (nee Faithfull), her mother, Ethel Faithfull, Edwina Henderson and her mother, Heather Henderson, (nee Menzies).

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Portrait photograph of Paddy Wainburranga

Portrait photograph of Paddy Wainburranga

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Useful Receipts

Useful Receipts

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notebooks
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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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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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London, England
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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Invitation to the opening of the First Commonwealth Parliament at Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 9 May 1901.

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Whereat collection
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Invitations
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Sands & McDougall Limited
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Convict love token from John Giddens

Convict love token from John Giddens

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Penitentiary & Hospital, Port Arthur

Penitentiary & Hospital, Port Arthur

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spreading leaf of fermentation for Nectar Tea Co.

Spreading leaf of fermentation for Nectar Tea Co.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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John Wilkey with white beard.

John Wilkey with white beard.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Savernake Forest, Grand Avenue

Savernake Forest, Grand Avenue

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Castles in the air

Castles in the air

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Paul Newman
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2007
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Convict love token from Thomas Harris, 1841

Convict love token from Thomas Harris, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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