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Sepia photograph the Coolgardie Farm and Dairy Produce Action Auction Mart

Sepia photograph the Coolgardie Farm and Dairy Produce Actio...

Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Coolgardie, Western Australia, Australia
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The Coolgardie Farm & Dairy Produce Auction Mart
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1912
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Entrance to Gloucester Park, trotting course, Perth, WA

Entrance to Gloucester Park, trotting course, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1983
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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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Epping school, Class 5 in 1921

Epping school, Class 5 in 1921

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1921
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Prize card awarded to 'A.L Faithfull' 1887

Prize card awarded to 'A.L Faithfull' 1887

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Figurative shaped wooden clapstick, with two eye sockets burned into the wood

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Gladys Henry collection
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Percussion instruments
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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Mrs Gladys Henry
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1970
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Tuberculin syringe used in Myxomatosis trials at Lake Urana, New South Wales in 1954

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CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Hypodermic syringes
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Lake Urana, New South Wales, Australia
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W E. Poole
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1954
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Emu egg carved with an image of Tony Mundine by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with an image of Tony Mundine by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Keith Goddard collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Toorale, New South Wales, Australia
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Trichomanes Venosum

Trichomanes Venosum

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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1873
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1949
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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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Paul Ullungurra
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Tree-lined river with a mountain in the background, and a quote from Henry Lawson.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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The revelation of God

The revelation of God

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notes
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Paddles
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Glass plate negative - About to depart The Bluff station, Queensland, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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Building with a tall clock tower, with train carriages on a track in front of it

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Smith Premier typewriter

The Smith Premier typewriter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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My Home

My Home

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bernard Babui
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The Christian Captive

The Christian Captive

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Victoria versus South Australia 5 Sept 1964

Victoria versus South Australia 5 Sept 1964

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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'Tjunyinkya', painted by Johnnie Scobie Tjapanangka and Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1977

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnnie S. Tjapanangka
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1977
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Cutting at 24 M

Cutting at 24 M

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolamai, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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The Three Sisters, Katoomba, NSW

The Three Sisters, Katoomba, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Three Sisters, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Austr...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 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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A bush fire alarm

A bush fire alarm

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Australasian Federal Convention souvenir poster 1898

Australasian Federal Convention souvenir poster 1898

Federal Convention Print 1898 collection
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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1898
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Propert 'Trailaway' touring caravan, a unique example built by the company in 1956 for advertising purposes

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Thomas Propert collection
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Caravans
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Propert Co
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1956
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fairy Frolic

Fairy Frolic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Loose double page from book titled Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pages
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Newspaper Vouchers - Final Notice

Newspaper Vouchers - Final Notice

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1946
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Glass plate negative - Men fighting with clubs called 'kutturu', Luritja people, Finke River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Glass plate negative - One of the vice-regal cars bogged on the Burt Plain, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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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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1923
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Modeltoy toy train turntable with bogie sheep van

Modeltoy toy train turntable with bogie sheep van

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy train sets
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Pukumani Poles

Pukumani Poles

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anacleta Timaepakua
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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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The post office & steam train, Kiama, N.S.W.

The post office & steam train, Kiama, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1937
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Cream-coloured partial dance program with 'Faithfull' handwritten on the cover in pencil

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Painting depicts three human figures, an echidna and hunting tools.

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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Squatter board game, 11th edition

Squatter board game, 11th edition

Squatter Game collection
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Board games
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Mr Robert Lloyd
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Educational Collections of Australian Plants: Part Three

Educational Collections of Australian Plants: Part Three

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Wishing You A Very Happy Xmas and New Year

Wishing You A Very Happy Xmas and New Year

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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Hatchet with a leather cover associated with Milo Dunphy

Hatchet with a leather cover associated with Milo Dunphy

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Hatchets
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Postcard featuring an officer in a studio photograph

Postcard featuring an officer in a studio photograph

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Glass plate negative - Rock engravings, Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1905 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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Bishop Gselle came to Nguiu

Bishop Gselle came to Nguiu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard C. Fernando
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Humane rabbit trap 'jump-trap' with black rubber-lined jaws

Humane rabbit trap 'jump-trap' with black rubber-lined jaws

Brian Coman collection
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Rabbit traps
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United States of America
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Dr Brian J. Coman
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1983
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Flowers Growing

Flowers Growing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Zelia Tipiloura
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Six women with hats sitting on a fence [Christmas 1916]

Six women with hats sitting on a fence [Christmas 1916]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Baby [Maxwell T. Brock]

Baby [Maxwell T. Brock]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Coogee, looking North

Coogee, looking North

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Crown Witness' by Veronica O'Leary 1982

Courtroom sketch 'Crown Witness' by Veronica O'Leary 1982

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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Postcard featuring a printed oval photograph of Balmain political candidate Billy Waugh

Postcard featuring a printed oval photograph of Balmain poli...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The beach, St Kilda, Vic

The beach, St Kilda, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Courtroom sketch 'Crown Lawyer Tom Pauling. Witness. Mr. Lenehan.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 20 September 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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Shark.

Shark.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bukanda
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1969
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