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Boxed pocket microscope (Ross)

Boxed pocket microscope (Ross)

Phillip Parker King and Allan Cunningham collection
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Child's drawing ? Contact by Iris Rice, Alice Springs NT

Child's drawing ? Contact by Iris Rice, Alice Springs NT

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Iris Rice
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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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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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Gregory David
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General Motors Holden drawing, Body Trim Instruction Design AC, Part No 7409251

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Holden Designs collection
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Design drawings
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GM Holden Ltd
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Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Chamberlain cross-examined. by Barker QC.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 13 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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Rt Hon. F.M Forde

Rt Hon. F.M Forde

Fred Daly collection
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Wooden decorated carving of a barn owl by Tjipungaleialum

Wooden decorated carving of a barn owl by Tjipungaleialum

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Wood carvings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tjipungaleialum
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1974
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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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Cricket ball

Cricket ball

Macks Southwell collection
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Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney - Science Wing

Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney - Science Wing

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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Untitled child's drawing by Marguerita Munkara, Bathurst Island NT

Untitled child's drawing by Marguerita Munkara, Bathurst Isl...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marguerita Munkara
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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S Clarke
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Shield

Shield

L and T Hackney collection
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1918
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Circular Quay, Sydney N.S.W.

Circular Quay, Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Murray Views
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Child's drawing - The frog singing by Maureen Maloney age 16, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maureen Maloney
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HARBOUR BRIDGE FROM KIRRIBILLI, SYDNEY.

HARBOUR BRIDGE FROM KIRRIBILLI, SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten note regarding the fitting of new frames

Handwritten note regarding the fitting of new frames

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Notes
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1958
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Snake sculpture

Snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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1982
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One sovereign coin, 1861

One sovereign coin, 1861

Noble Numismatics collection
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Sovereigns
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1861
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After the fire - Wuchow Apl 1917

After the fire - Wuchow Apl 1917

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Not provided
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1926
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Wild orchid detail

Wild orchid detail

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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St George Budapest v Hungary, Sydney 21.1.1982

St George Budapest v Hungary, Sydney 21.1.1982

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Pennants
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The Cocktail Book

The Cocktail Book

Thompson Family collection
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Books
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Black and white photograph of the 1937 Australian Women's Cricket Team

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Nance Pownall collection
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London, England
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Central Press Photos Ltd
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1937
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Coming to the point

Coming to the point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Master J Westwood
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Small rectangular tin box

Small rectangular tin box

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Boxes
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Reverend John Grosse
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A building with a water view

A building with a water view

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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J W. Beattie
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Willie Johnson
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Hubert Opperman's Australian Service Order medal

Hubert Opperman's Australian Service Order medal

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Medals
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Sir Hubert F. Opperman
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Q.V MARKETS

Q.V MARKETS

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Andrea
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'Gurrumu', bark painting, native plant species

'Gurrumu', 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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Street scene at Circular Quay including tramlines.  With best wishes for a happy Christmas and a Bright New Year

Street scene at Circular Quay including tramlines. With bes...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing by Marty, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by Marty, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Marty
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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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Large natural gastropod shell for signalling that a turtle was caught

Large natural gastropod shell for signalling that a turtle w...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Shells
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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Wooden arrow with cardboard fletching or fin

Wooden arrow with cardboard fletching or fin

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Arrows
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Book titled The Eureka Stockade

Book titled The Eureka Stockade

Raffaello Carboni collection
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Books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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George Serras
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1855
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View of popular beach, Lorne, Vic

View of popular beach, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wilcannia P. A. & H. Society 1893 'Brood Mare With Foal at Foot'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1893
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Sample - Wood

Sample - Wood

Milikapiti Council collection
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Milikapiti Council collection
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Paintbrushes
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Freddy P. Moonnrnmine
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A label with text starting

A label with text starting "This belt belonged to Hargreaves...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Labels
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Miss P Jackson
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Flower charm consisting of a bunch of flowers decorated with paper, lace net and ribbon

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Meg Pocock collection
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Flowers
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Margaret 'Meg' E. Pocock
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1959
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Emu dreaming tracks through sandhills

Emu dreaming tracks through sandhills

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Soccer souvenir programme - 'Dez Marton Testimonial - 1985'

Soccer souvenir programme - 'Dez Marton Testimonial - 1985'

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Programs
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General Post office, Martin Place, sydney NSW

General Post office, Martin Place, sydney NSW

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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Painting depicts 8 lizards

Painting depicts 8 lizards

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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White china saucer

White china saucer

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Saucers
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Czechoslovakia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Cardboard box, with the words

Cardboard box, with the words "S. Wolf Mainz Shuhmaaren - S...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boxes
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HMAS Melbourne

HMAS Melbourne

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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A letter to New Australians. Parliament House, Canberra, A.C.T. July 8, 1949

A letter to New Australians. Parliament House, Canberra, A.C...

J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Crusoe Hut, Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania

Crusoe Hut, Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white passport photograph - Fred Daly

Black and white passport photograph - Fred Daly

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Pigmented cylindrical basket

Pigmented cylindrical basket

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Invitation to the Returning Officer for Williamstown, Mr F.H. Bolton & Lady, in the Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Thursday 9th May 1901, to witness the Opening of the Parliament of the Commonwealth

Invitation to the Returning Officer for Williamstown, Mr F.H...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 8
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Invitations
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1901
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