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Harnessing in dogs and preparing to start, Captain's sledge party

Harnessing in dogs and preparing to start, Captain's sledge ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting depicting Njalyot the Rainbow Serpent by Peter Marralwanga, Marrkolidjban

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Marrkolidjban, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Marralwanga
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1988
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Tania Verstak's Miss Australia 1961 trophy

Tania Verstak's Miss Australia 1961 trophy

Tania Verstak collection
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Trophies
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Gold blue ashtray

Gold blue ashtray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Ashtrays
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1940
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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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Barnabas
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Group of people sitting on the verandah of the Bluestone Cottage at Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Hawkesbury River. N.S.W

Hawkesbury River. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Group of school boys in the 7th grade

Group of school boys in the 7th grade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Colour caricature of a jockey, standing at the Finish Line on a hobby horse called 'Shank's Pony'

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John Rogers collection
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Cartoons
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John Rogers
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1973
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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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Moses Jampijinpa Fry
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Silver snuff box from the '...Emigrants of THE LADY ANN TO Capt. Wm. Maxton, Octr. 1854'

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Gwen Coppard collection
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Snuff boxes
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Taylor & Perry
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1839
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Film negative - Nell Basedow walking toward house, Yalata station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Cardboard box

Cardboard box

Thompson Family collection
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Boxes
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Photograph of Alice Wegemund, Peggy Antonio, Kath Smith on the deck of a ship

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Amy Hudson collection
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Ms Amy Hudson
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1937
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Female sculpture of the Flying Seven Sisters - made by Anawari Inpiti Mitchell and Nora Nginana Davidson, 2015

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Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Anawari I. Mitchell
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2015
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Child's drawing - Long time before the real white people came to Arnhem Land, the Macassans...stopped in the river by Toby Gabalga [possibly Toby Gabalanga, Maningrida NT]

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Toby Gabalga
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Black and white portrait photograph of Arthur Calwell

Black and white portrait photograph of Arthur Calwell

Fred Daly collection
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Hon Arthur A. Calwell
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sheila Portaminni
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Sharpening stone for shears, used by professional shearer Colin Davis on Merriville Estate

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Colin Davis collection
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Murrumbateman, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Colin Davis
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1946
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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The National Magazine

The National Magazine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Magazines
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie S. Tipuamantumirri
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Women are on the Move

Women are on the Move

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Commemorative badges
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1975
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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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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Igor Zorich collection
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Spearheads
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Five small coins fused together from Kilmore East bushfire, Victoria, 7 February 2009

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Victorian Black Saturday Bushfires 2009 collection
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Cent coins
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Victoria, Australia
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2009
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World Tournament in Perth - Australia v England August 22nd 1967

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History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pass to Parliament House for B Freedman

Pass to Parliament House for B Freedman

Bernard Freedman collection no. 2
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Passes
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Thin brown riding whip with a metal dogs head on top

Thin brown riding whip with a metal dogs head on top

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Whips
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Cathedral Rocks

Cathedral Rocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brown paper envelope with 'AIRGRAPH LETTER' printed in top right corner

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Sheila Van Emden collection
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Envelopes
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Batlow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Sheila C. Van Emden
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1943
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Land Rights not Uranium

Land Rights not Uranium

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Life. Be in it poster: Every little bit helps!

Life. Be in it poster: Every little bit helps!

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Advertising posters
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White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer Celtic

White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer Celtic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Five young women in a garden setting, possibly a bride and bridesmaids.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Girl and boy dressed in period costume, boy presenting flowers to girl

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Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Henri
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1938
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitations
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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The Botanical Gardens, Suva

The Botanical Gardens, Suva

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Collaroy Beach, Sydney, NSW

Collaroy Beach, Sydney, 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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Clear moulded stem glass

Clear moulded stem glass

Andrew Reeves and Helen Parrott collection
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Champagne glasses
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United States of America
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The Libbey Glass Company
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1892
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Life. Be in it. World Cricket T-shirt

Life. Be in it. World Cricket T-shirt

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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T-shirts
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Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Statice Taxanthema

Statice Taxanthema

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Noongar Aboriginal men including Joobaitch (left) and Monnop (middle) ready for a Corroboree (WA)

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1932
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They stood still in front of her

They stood still in front of her

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Trial

Trial

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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Straight wooden walking stick with ivory tip and inscribed metal knob

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Anne Fairbairn collection no. 4
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Walking-sticks
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Sir George H. Reid
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1913
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Child's drawing by Payula, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Payula, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Payula Jack
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1954
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'Witji Rock Holes' by Jane Gimme, 2007

'Witji Rock Holes' by Jane Gimme, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Jane Gimme
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2007
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Pool & Beach. Bronte N.S.W.

Pool & Beach. Bronte N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Wooden stamp

Wooden stamp

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Printing blocks
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A Signal of Distress or the Xmas Visitor

A Signal of Distress or the Xmas Visitor

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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1832
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Edmund Milne collection
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Weapon - Spearhead

Weapon - Spearhead

Edmund Milne collection
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Small cotton sampler with red embroidery, including the text

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Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Textile samplers
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Florence I. Denney
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1904
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Aboriginal breastplate for James Fearnought, King of Merigal

Aboriginal breastplate for James Fearnought, King of Merigal

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Merigal, New South Wales, Australia
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1850
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