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Australia - A Bush Post Office

Australia - A Bush Post Office

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Stuart's Creek native in fighting array, South Aust.

Stuart's Creek native in fighting array, South Aust.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Work on paper, in the style of a bark painting, depicting several European and Aboriginal men with spears and a crucifixion scene, Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1948
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Rose Bay, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Rose Bay, Sydney Harbour, NSW

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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Page with two poems

Page with two poems

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificate awarded at the Mansfield Agricultural & Pastoral Society Spring Show, 1964 for first prize for a bridge cloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Mansfield, Victoria, Australia
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Amor Bros
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1964
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Devonport, Mersey River, Tas

Devonport, Mersey River, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Devonport, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Queen Elizabeth Park, Mt Gambier, SA, showing rowan tree planted by Queen Elizabeth II, Feb 1954

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1954
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Card with sketch of gum nuts

Card with sketch of gum nuts

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Nobby's, Newcastle, New South Wales

Nobby's, Newcastle, New South Wales

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Nobbys Head, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Day with the Cattle -

A Day with the Cattle - "The Sydney Mail" On the Land Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Possum by Maymirri 2

Possum by Maymirri 2

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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Maymirrirr Maymuru
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Gracedale, Lorne, Vic

Gracedale, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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View of a temple or pagoda style building

View of a temple or pagoda style building

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Large building in Sydney (Sydney Hospital)

Large building in Sydney (Sydney Hospital)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The beach, at Dromana, Vic

The beach, at Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bark painting featuring the Australian coat of arms by Narritjin Maymuru, about 1963

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Irene Davidson collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1963
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Ferris toy train locomotive and tender

Ferris toy train locomotive and tender

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Leather bound brass telescope, used by John Close

Leather bound brass telescope, used by John Close

John Collinson Close collection
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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Photographic postcard depicting Syd C. Stewart, Character Comedian in Three of his Impersonations

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lubra and Piccaninny

Lubra and Piccaninny

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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St. Vincent's Hospital, Sydney

St. Vincent's Hospital, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Girl holding American and Australian flags

Girl holding American and Australian flags

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Flower Clock from Play School

Flower Clock from Play School

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection - Play School
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Clocks
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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S.S. Suva 2229 Tons 15 Knots

S.S. Suva 2229 Tons 15 Knots

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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First Roxby Blockade 1983 Outside the Mine Shaft

First Roxby Blockade 1983 Outside the Mine Shaft

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Roxby Downs, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1983
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Fort Denison, Sydney Harbour

Fort Denison, Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fort Denison, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - Indigenous man shepherding goats and sheep, near Oodnadatta, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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1903
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Leather dog shoe worn on long bush walking trips in the Blue Mountains by the Dunphy's fox terrier named Dextre

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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1925
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Poiretia Cucullata

Poiretia Cucullata

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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1875
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The Blow Hole, Eaglehawk Neck

The Blow Hole, Eaglehawk Neck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Eaglehawk Neck, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Advance Australia

Advance Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Flora White
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Bark painting

Bark painting

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Advertising card featuring Louis Pergantas and Al Karasick, illustrating his most famous hold, 'the reverse head-lock'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Al Karasick
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1927
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Handwritten letter from Joan Richmond - London

Handwritten letter from Joan Richmond - London

Joan Richmond collection
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London, England
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1932
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Religious Aspirations at the Zoo

Religious Aspirations at the Zoo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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1949
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Motor Fishing Vessel Hong Hai, which transported 38 Vietnamese refugees to Australia in 1978

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Tran Thi Nga collection
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Fishing boats
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An-Hoa, Kien Gaing, Vietnam
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Captain Van S. Truong
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1969
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Y'iwarra Kultu Warakurnala Kutu (The Road to Warakurna) by Jean Burke

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Warakurna Tjanpi collection no.2
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Sculptures
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Jean I. Burke
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View in Botanical Gardens, summer

View in Botanical Gardens, summer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Lock Hing China Ware Store, 33 Queen's Road

Lock Hing China Ware Store, 33 Queen's Road

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Invoices
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Innes A. Aumuller
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Australia Greets America

Australia Greets America

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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White china cup commemorating the sinking of SMS Emden by HMAS Sydney at Keeling Cocos Island on 9 November 1914

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Margaret Gibb collection
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Commemorative cups
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England
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Samuel Radford Ltd
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1914
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Railway Station Waratah NSW

Railway Station Waratah NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Waratah, New South Wales, Australia
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom)

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Glass plate negative - Baobab marked by Captain Lort Stokes' party in 1838, May River, off Stokes Bay, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Certificate for First Prize awarded to A M Gordon for cut and finish Ladys Costume

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David Westcott collection no. 6
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Prize certificates
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Albury and Border Pastoral, Agricultural and Horticultural Society
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1890
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VWBBA A Grade Runners- Up 1959 won by Melbourne Blue

VWBBA A Grade Runners- Up 1959 won by Melbourne Blue

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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Lady Martin Beach, Double Bay, NSW

Lady Martin Beach, Double Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Strike 1909 Tom Mann

The Strike 1909 Tom Mann

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Thomas '. Mann
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1909
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This is wattle protect us

This is wattle protect us

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Maisie Carte
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Photograph of man dressed in a suit

Photograph of man dressed in a suit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Glass plate negative - Heavitree Gap, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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Souvenir mug - Australia a nation, May 1927, To commemorate the opening of the Federal Parliament House Canberra

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John and Jan Wilson collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Aynsley and Sons
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1926
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Tents or huts made of many pieces of material

Tents or huts made of many pieces of material

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Special Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1887
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Natural fernery, Kurrajong Heights

Natural fernery, Kurrajong Heights

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kurrajong Heights, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Four lambs

Four lambs

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Armband

Armband

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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