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Rock of Ages, Burrington Combe

Rock of Ages, Burrington Combe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Killer Sponge

Killer Sponge

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1999
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Coogee Beach, Sydney, NSW

Coogee Beach, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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19.. High School 16

19.. High School 16

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Logbook certificate from Light Plane Services listing work carried out for C of A renewal, 6 May 1981

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Morton Summit Road, Adelaide, SA

Morton Summit Road, 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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The coast at Fisherman's Beach, Mornington, Vic

The coast at Fisherman's Beach, Mornington, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fishermans Beach, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Painting depicts kangaroo painted in the X-ray style

Painting depicts kangaroo painted in the X-ray style

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Yiwun Y. Maduwarr
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rrikili
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The hospital buildings, Melbourne, Vic

The hospital buildings, 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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Royal Banquet to Her Majesty QEII

Royal Banquet to Her Majesty QEII

Bernard Freedman collection no. 2
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Menus
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Sepia toned photograph of William Gilbert (W.G.) Grace

Sepia toned photograph of William Gilbert (W.G.) Grace

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Brighton, England
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E. Hawkins and Company
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Stuffed toy pig prize won by Erin Craig for having the reddest hair of children aboard SS Lurline, 1946

Stuffed toy pig prize won by Erin Craig for having the redde...

Erin Craig collection
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Toy pigs
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Pacific Ocean
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Erin Craig
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1946
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Glass plate negative - Group of Aboriginal children and women, Hermannsburg, 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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Film negative - Horse pulling sulky beside houses, Eucla, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Eucla, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Letter from DeHavilland Aircraft Co Ltd to Mons F. Dufaux, 11 March 1936

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Neil Jensen collection
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Austrian Peasant Dances sheet music associated with Bodenwieser Ballet

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 2
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Photograph of Mary Turner and Ian Brown at Isla Villa, Dunoon

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Dunoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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Clare Agricultural & Horticultural Society
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The Mayor (Alderman H. Bell D.L) leading the music. Jubilee of Vernon Park

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Vernon Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Postcard featuring a comic coloured print showing a sailor in blue uniform, atop a toy gunboat, red ensign astern, using a net to scoop up paper boats.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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GMH Personnel Directory

GMH Personnel Directory

Jack Heenan collection
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Directories
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GM Holden Ltd
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1974
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Glass plate negative - Punch (Arrerika), suffering with fly bitten eye, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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Pages 1 to 4 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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Front stage for a toy theatre

Front stage for a toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Toy theatres
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Noongar Aboriginal men including Joobaitch (left) and Monnop (middle) ready for a Corroboree (WA)

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1932
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Sketch of Joseph Sharpe's store where Alexander Mussen was shot

Sketch of Joseph Sharpe's store where Alexander Mussen was s...

Alexander Mussen collection
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Sketches
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Joseph Sharpe
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Redfern Congregational church

Redfern Congregational church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter addressed to Will Glover from cousin Cissy Grahame, inviting Will and his wife to visit

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Cissy Grahame
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1919
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Welcome to democracy

Welcome to democracy

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Dean Alston
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Cartoons
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Mr Dean Alston
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2006
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School Sports. Kempsey 1907

School Sports. Kempsey 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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Kempsey, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Castles in the air

Castles in the air

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Paul Newman
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2007
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Stackhousia linarifolia

Stackhousia linarifolia

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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1876
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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British Officer's 1827 sword of the Volunteer Rifles

British Officer's 1827 sword of the Volunteer Rifles

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Swords
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A View of the Ostrich Farm

A View of the Ostrich Farm

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Ancilla Munkara
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Guwak ga Marrngu (Nightbird & possum).

Guwak ga Marrngu (Nightbird & possum).

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Luwandi Mununggurr
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1985
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Ferris toy train locomotive and tender

Ferris toy train locomotive and tender

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy trains
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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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Gselle Mary Tipangariti
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The sundowner

The sundowner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, dated 28 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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Would You Care?

Would You Care?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter from William Mussen to Alexander Mussen, May 1863

Letter from William Mussen to Alexander Mussen, May 1863

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Montreal, Canada
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William Mussen
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1863
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Man and woman being pulled through water by a boat.

Man and woman being pulled through water by a boat.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photocopy of technical diagram for installation and display of Parliament House Embroidery, side elevation

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Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Diagrams
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Willanga Cottages by Gordon Syron

Willanga Cottages by Gordon Syron

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1982
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Bark painting 'Kindaagi the old red plains kangaroo' by Yirawala

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Yirawala
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Portrait of royal woman

Portrait of royal woman

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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Carbon copy of letter to Rolls Royce seeking information on modifications to engine, 19 March 1980.

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Neil Jensen collection
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Letters
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Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1873

Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1873

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Folders
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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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Green cardboard menu cover with paper menu insert

Green cardboard menu cover with paper menu insert

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Menus
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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1939
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'We Want Land Rights Right Now', sign - used at the Aboriginal Tent Embassy, Canberra, 1972

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Department of Aboriginal Affairs collection no. 2
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Signs
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Aboriginal Tent Embassy, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Terri...
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1972
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Melbourne by Night / Midsummer Night's Dream

Melbourne by Night / Midsummer Night's Dream

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Young woman dressed in a riding habit standing beside a light coloured horse with a small dog at her feet.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ship with white and black funnel under way

Ship with white and black funnel under way

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Carl Zeiss F14471 monocular microscope and accessories

Carl Zeiss F14471 monocular microscope and accessories

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Jena, Germany
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Carl Zeiss
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