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Cream-coloured dance program

Cream-coloured dance program

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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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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Shearing handpiece screwdriver which belonged to Jack Howe

Shearing handpiece screwdriver which belonged to Jack Howe

Jack Howe collection
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Screwdrivers
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Bushfire Appeal

Bushfire Appeal

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Lilian Faithfull, Constance Faithfull; a child, Florence Faithfull with William Pitt Faithfull

Lilian Faithfull, Constance Faithfull; a child, Florence Fai...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Lake, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

The Lake, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Logs being hauled by a motor vehicle used as a timber jinker

Logs being hauled by a motor vehicle used as a timber jinker

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from T. Rea, 1829

Convict love token from T. Rea, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Breakfast scene in the dining room at Springfield.

Breakfast scene in the dining room at Springfield.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

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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'Maza Mawa (Wapiya) II' by Alick Tipoti, 2011

'Maza Mawa (Wapiya) II' by Alick Tipoti, 2011

Alick Tipoti collection no. 3
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Masks
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Alick Tipoti
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Camp fire yarns

Camp fire yarns

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Oval grey wax bas-relief portrait plaque of Captain James Cook

Oval grey wax bas-relief portrait plaque of Captain James Co...

Wax Matrix Portrait Plaque Captain Cook collection
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Plaques
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England, United Kingdom
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Captain James Cook
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1777
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Lake Kerferd

Lake Kerferd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lake Kerferd, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Document relating to the pardon of convict Thomas Jacques of Van Diemen's Land

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I Dowdle collection
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Legal documents
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Thomas Jaques
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1865
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Borolo-borolo, work on paper, Yirrkala, 1948

Borolo-borolo, work on paper, Yirrkala, 1948

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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St Ignatius College, Lane Cove River, Sydney

St Ignatius College, Lane Cove River, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Yarra, West Warburton

The Yarra, West Warburton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Yarra River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Photographs and promotional material [Bendigo Pottery]

Photographs and promotional material [Bendigo Pottery]

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Albums
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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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Francis 'Frank' M. Forde
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1945
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Tabula Asiae VIII

Tabula Asiae VIII

Sebastian Münster 'Tabula Asiae VIII' Map collection
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Maps
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Alexandria, Egypt
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Ptolemy
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1540
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Blue and gold coloured dance program with a cherub decoration on the front and a green ribbon attached

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Untitled painting by Louie Pwerle

Untitled painting by Louie Pwerle

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Louie Pwerle
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1990
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Postcard addressed to Master D. Mackenzie in Yass

Postcard addressed to Master D. Mackenzie in Yass

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Installation tool for boot lid hold-open tension spring

Installation tool for boot lid hold-open tension spring

Hugh Videion collection
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Engineering tools
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Fishermens Bend, Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1946
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Bread delivery cart

Bread delivery cart

Newcastle & Suburban Co-operative Society Ltd Bakery Cart collection
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Horsedrawn vehicles
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Farm workers at Boondara,

Farm workers at Boondara,

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Manarrngu Mokuy.

Manarrngu Mokuy.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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Black and white photograph of Hope, Lilian and Clare Faithfull

Black and white photograph of Hope, Lilian and Clare Faithfu...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Italian Wine Wholesaling and Wine Lounge of Rob. Bartholomay

Italian Wine Wholesaling and Wine Lounge of Rob. Bartholomay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Yurlunggurr Serpents intertwine in the  Mirarrmina Waterhole.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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The Tour by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

The Tour by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

Bevan Hayward collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Mr Bevan Hayward
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Double Bay, Sydney, NSW

Double Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ginger Beer Barrel 3 Gallon

Ginger Beer Barrel 3 Gallon

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Food storage jars
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1879
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Don't it remind you of home, Dave?

Don't it remind you of home, Dave?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Spearthrower with carvings and fibre on hand grip

Spearthrower with carvings and fibre on hand grip

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Third of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - England

Third of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - Engla...

Joan Richmond collection
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Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, England
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1932
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Marrngu.

Marrngu.

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ganmirri Garnjarr
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Schools demonstration, Fremantle Oval, WA

Schools demonstration, Fremantle Oval, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Second prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Second prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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'Blood on the Ground, Wells 33-41' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

'Blood on the Ground, Wells 33-41' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Clifford Brooks
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2007
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Convict love token from E. Haddon

Convict love token from E. Haddon

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Certificate awarded at the Kerang District Agricultural Society 84th Annual Show, 1968 for first prize for an appliqued doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Kerang, Victoria, Australia
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Kerang New Times Print
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1968
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La Perouse

La Perouse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - London

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - London

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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South Kensington, London, England
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1932
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The Barramundi

The Barramundi

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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Album containing documents, drawings and photographs relating to the Bendigo Pottery [Vol C, 1-32]

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Albums
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The Army Plane that came to Warburton by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

The Army Plane that came to Warburton by Eunice Yunurupa Por...

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Two women and a man sitting in front of a stone wall at the beach

Two women and a man sitting in front of a stone wall at the ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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La Perouse

La Perouse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs F Clarke
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1908
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The first cup race.  By a  neck

The first cup race. By a neck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Phil Blake
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Victoria versus Queensland 31 Aug 1964

Victoria versus Queensland 31 Aug 1964

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Convict love token from 1820

Convict love token from 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Ceramic vase shaped as a gothic buttress

Ceramic vase shaped as a gothic buttress

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Vases
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1900
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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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Sharpe brand Dip Circle, Model D1-M, Serial Number 258

Sharpe brand Dip Circle, Model D1-M, Serial Number 258

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Portrait photograph of Ita Buttrose

Portrait photograph of Ita Buttrose

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Federated Storeman and Packers Union of Australia - Queensland Branch booklet

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Booklets
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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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