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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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Valerian Munkara
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Cinema advertising slide promoting Hartley Cycles, about 1937

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Cycling in Australia - Cinema Advertising collection
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Lantern slides
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Wet specimen - Horse - brain

Wet specimen - Horse - brain

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Postcard featuring Sydney Cup winner - Wakeful

Postcard featuring Sydney Cup winner - Wakeful

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1902
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A Native Group

A Native Group

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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India
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Mortimer Menpes
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, October 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Calico bag for Uncle Toby's oats

Calico bag for Uncle Toby's oats

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Food storage bags
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Letter from Samuel Bromley to Thomas Mussen, June 1865

Letter from Samuel Bromley to Thomas Mussen, June 1865

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Reverend Samuel Bromley
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1865
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Bronte Beach - N.S.W

Bronte Beach - 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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Bundanoon

Bundanoon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Large drum made from hollowed gum tree

Large drum made from hollowed gum tree

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Musical drums
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Vernon Graham
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Blue grey zip front shift dress

Blue grey zip front shift dress

Hanna Lemberg collection
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Dresses
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Christmas Bells and Fern

Christmas Bells and Fern

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token engraved with the names J. Lea and M.A. Johnson, 1835

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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St. Mary's Cathedral

St. Mary's Cathedral

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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Dame Pattie Menzies, her daughter, Heather Henderson and grand-gaughter, Edwina Henderson

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Plaster cast of bust of Oliver Nilsen, former radio broadcaster, electrical engineer, and Lord Mayor of Melbourne by Edmund Joel Dicks

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Edmund Dicks collection
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Busts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edmund J. Dicks
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1941
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Round ceramic container with separate domed lid, created by Amanyi (previously Dora) Haggie

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ceramic forms
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Amanyi Haggie
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2006
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Typical portraits of the aborigines

Typical portraits of the aborigines

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Farm Cove, from Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W. / A Merry Christmas

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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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Convict love token from W. S., 1831

Convict love token from W. S., 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Clay tablet carved with human and animal tracks

Clay tablet carved with human and animal tracks

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Carvings
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika
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1934
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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Convict love token from Mary Ann Whitlock, 1831

Convict love token from Mary Ann Whitlock, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Standing Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Protestant Irish nationalist convict William Smith O'Brien

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Staffordshire Figurine collection
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Human figures
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Alpha Factory
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1848
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Mr. Philip (W)irth and his Trained Horses

Mr. Philip (W)irth and his Trained Horses

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Philip P. Wirth
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Bark painting depicting six crabs by Tom Djawa, Milingimbi, 1965

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tom Djawa
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1965
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Notebook diary compiled by Paul Smith during his journey down the Franklin River with Bob Brown in 1976

Notebook diary compiled by Paul Smith during his journey dow...

Paul Smith collection
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Diaries
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South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
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Paul E. Smith
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1976
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You love them - Fight for them!

You love them - Fight for them!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 6
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Political posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Victorian State Recruiting Committee
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1939
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The post which the Bush Ranger stood behind when Percy fired at him. The hole is shown in the picture

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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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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Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) wearing a dark feathered hat

Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) wearing a dark feathered hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Messina - Ravine e Incendio del Municipio

Messina - Ravine e Incendio del Municipio

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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1907-8 Spring & Summer Greetings from Harry Jebb the Cash Draper, Inglewood, Vic

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Harry Jebb
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1907
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Decorated pandanus leaf basket

Decorated pandanus leaf basket

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Baskets
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Rhododendrons

Rhododendrons

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Two Women Dreaming by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi 1974-75

The Two Women Dreaming by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi 1974-...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1975
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Trailer of the 'Saw Doctor's Wagon' or 'Road Urchin' once operated by 'Saw Doctor', Harold Wright

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Peter and Wyn Herry collection
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Trailers
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Mr Harold J. Wright
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Postcard featuring a jockey

Postcard featuring a jockey

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Falconer No 4916 chronometer

Falconer No 4916 chronometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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Photograph of Bob Hart in De Soutter aircraft VH-UPR of Victorian Interstate Airways

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Eric J Treloar collection
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Photographs
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr William H. Treloar
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1930
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British Mitchell carrier aeroplane headdress

British Mitchell carrier aeroplane headdress

Solomon and Josephine Ahmat collection
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Headdresses
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Torres Strait, ,
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Mr Solomon Ahmat
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Brown and white slip cast terracotta vase made by Tjunkaya Tapaya, 2003

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ceramic forms
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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2003
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Dance wand

Dance wand

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Valentines Series - When Three Is Not A Crowd

Valentines Series - When Three Is Not A Crowd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing

Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing "Amiens Cat...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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White china mug to commemorate the (cancelled) 1949 Royal Visit to Australia

White china mug to commemorate the (cancelled) 1949 Royal Vi...

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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England
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King George VI
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1949
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Copy of the chairman's address to the 1981 Annual General Meeting of Grace Bros Holdings Limited

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Annual reports
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Grace Bros
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1981
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Certificate

Certificate

Colledge Family collection
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Prize certificates
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Lavender Bay and North Sydney Railway

Lavender Bay and North Sydney Railway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lavender Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Digital to Analogue converter

Digital to Analogue converter

CSIRO WLAN collection
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Electric converters
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Girls High School Bishopthorpe, Goulburn

Girls High School Bishopthorpe, Goulburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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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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Augusta Tipungwuti
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The Windsor, Spring Street, Melbourne, Vic

The Windsor, Spring Street, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Rose Bay, Sydney N.S.W

Rose Bay, Sydney N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Continental tyres

Continental tyres

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The bow guard and torpedo caps of a Japanese midget submarine

The bow guard and torpedo caps of a Japanese midget submarin...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1942
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Coleman's Shop. Camden

Coleman's Shop. Camden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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