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Glass plate negative - Expedition caravan crossing sandy desert, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

Glass plate negative - Expedition caravan crossing sandy des...

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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The Archway, Flinders, Victoria No. 46

The Archway, Flinders, Victoria No. 46

Joyce Knife collection
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Cigarette cards
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England
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WD & HO Wills
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1925
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Postcard of Junction Street Nowra

Postcard of Junction Street Nowra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Pictorial History Commonwealth Government Printing Canberra

Pictorial History Commonwealth Government Printing Canberra

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Photograph albums
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Government Publishing Service
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1988
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Boomerang

Boomerang

The Australian Scene collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1634 - 1934

1634 - 1934

Nanette Ward collection
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Badges
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Wombats

Wombats

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Postcard featuring photograph captioned The Shepherd's Assistant

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles H. Kerry
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The Salvation Army - Appreciation Day

The Salvation Army - Appreciation Day

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Salvation Army
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Campbell Parade & Esplanade. Bondi Beach. N.S.W.

Campbell Parade & Esplanade. Bondi Beach. N.S.W.

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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Convict love token from T. Jones, 1819

Convict love token from T. Jones, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Advertising card featuring Jimmy Clabby and Eddie McGoorty

Advertising card featuring Jimmy Clabby and Eddie McGoorty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Baker's Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Ecru linen shaped bag edged with mauve bias binding and embroidered with

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Storage bags
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Model ship playing piece for Race to the Gold Diggings board game

Model ship playing piece for Race to the Gold Diggings board...

Race to the Gold Diggings Board Game collection
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Game pieces
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Palm Beach N.S.W.

Palm Beach N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Palm Beach, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
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Lilywhite Ltd
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1919
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Malawidiwidi (Dua moiety - albatross)

Malawidiwidi (Dua moiety - albatross)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wayne Ashley
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Little Miss Muffit

Little Miss Muffit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Muriel G. Nicholls
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Boomerang

Boomerang

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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Poster 'Civilised Evils' [2]

Poster 'Civilised Evils' [2]

Lori Richardson collection
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Mr Les Griggs
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'Galayarr' on Rakay', bark painting, native plant species

'Galayarr' on Rakay', 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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Lane Cove, Sydney, N.S.W.

Lane Cove, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Photograph of ship

Photograph of ship

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Crocheted cream coathanger with satin ribbon decoration

Crocheted cream coathanger with satin ribbon decoration

Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Coat-hangers
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Mrs Eslee Bridge
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1947
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom)

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Half a league...

Half a league...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Embossed silver salver c.1839

Embossed silver salver c.1839

Alfred Stephen collection
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Salvers
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Australia Day 1916

Australia Day 1916

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1916
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Scenes - Australian Coast

Scenes - Australian Coast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Mrs Kathleen Simpson
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1930
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KING STREET, SYDNEY N.S.W.

KING STREET, SYDNEY N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Theda Nayeri
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearheads
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Art of the Time greeting card

Art of the Time greeting card

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Cards
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Kevin Levi
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1992
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Postcard featuring printed composite black and white photographs of fisherman William Ferrier, 1905.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
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1905
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'Dolly' bra decorated by Myra Duncan

'Dolly' bra decorated by Myra Duncan

Many Threads collection
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Artworks
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Cherbourg, Queensland, Australia
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Myra Duncan
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2014
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The Tasmanian Tramp, December 1951. Annual magazine of the Hobart Walking Club

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Jeanette Heming collection
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Booklets
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Hobart Walking Club
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1951
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Side view of the exterior of the church at Tirranna decorated for the wedding of Robert Faithfull and Jessie Gibson on 25 April 1888

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1888
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Calendar for 1912 and a dog at a typewriter

Calendar for 1912 and a dog at a typewriter

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Heiron & Smith Ltd, Cottage, Billiard and Dining Tables

Heiron & Smith Ltd, Cottage, Billiard and Dining Tables

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Street in Sydney with horses,a tram, and a crowd on the right

Street in Sydney with horses,a tram, and a crowd on the righ...

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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La Mascotte at Her Majesty's

La Mascotte at Her Majesty's

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bride and groom

Bride and groom

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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Amber bead necklace

Amber bead necklace

Guna Kinne collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Latvia
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1950
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Sketch of a cottage by R Faithfull

Sketch of a cottage by R Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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General Post Office.

General Post Office.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Botanic Gardens, Sydney. No. 12.

Botanic Gardens, Sydney. No. 12.

Joyce Knife collection
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Cigarette cards
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England
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WD & HO Wills
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1925
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People standing in the snow on train tracks at Katoomba railway station

People standing in the snow on train tracks at Katoomba rail...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Photograph of Parliament House, Canberra, shortly after its completion

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George Henry Taylor collection
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Photographs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1926
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Croix Rouge Francaise Australie du Sud [French Red Cross, South Australia]

Croix Rouge Francaise Australie du Sud [French Red Cross, So...

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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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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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mornington Island State School
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George St. at Railway Station

George St. at Railway Station

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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Miss E. Cox
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1907
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Program for South Australian Women's Cricket Association Interstate Carnival, 10-17 January 1938

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Elsie Deane collection
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Programs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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E J McAlister & Co
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1938
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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1923
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Farm Cove, Sydney

Farm Cove, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Hand operated sewing machine with box of accessories

Hand operated sewing machine with box of accessories

Bette McLean collection
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Germany
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Mrs Elizabeth D. Gordon
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