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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Hammerstone [stone implement]

HP Moss collection
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Hammerstones
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Peggy McClelland with long blonde hair plaited and held with a white bow

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Eastman Kodak folding camera used by James Pitkeathly

Eastman Kodak folding camera used by James Pitkeathly

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Cameras
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Eastman Kodak Company
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The Women, Miwal and Wanu-wanu

The Women, Miwal and Wanu-wanu

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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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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Brass fastening pin for latch

Brass fastening pin for latch

Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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The beach and promenade, Bondi Beach

The beach and promenade, Bondi Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'The Eagle Hawk Men, Garagan and Gulmadja, and the Flying Fox Girls' by Mungurrawuy Yunapingu, Yirrkala, 1967

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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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Mungurrawuy Yunupingu
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1967
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The Gateway. Wylde St, Potts Point

The Gateway. Wylde St, Potts Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Engine room and condensors at the Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, 1926-1955

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Bert Wright collection
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Photographs
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Glass plate negative - Camels pulling the expedition buggy, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Sepia photograph of street bordered by recently planted palm trees

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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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Garden Party for Bishop Barlow

Garden Party for Bishop Barlow

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Advertising card featuring Fritz Holland

Advertising card featuring Fritz Holland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Baker's Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Arthur McQuitty & Co
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1914
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Camp meeting ground

Camp meeting ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Lake Disappointment' by Yanjimi Peter Rowlands, 2008

'Lake Disappointment' by Yanjimi Peter Rowlands, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yanjimi P. Rowlands
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2008
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Springfield Garden - gravel path and garden with female figure on path in the background

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Mururruma's Spirit Seen after Death.

Mururruma's Spirit Seen after Death.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Matamar
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Stud ewes bred by Lucian Faithfull.

Stud ewes bred by Lucian Faithfull.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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'Water Dreaming' - made and painted by Mick Wallankarri Tjakamarra, 1975

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Goodmans collection
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Boomerangs
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Wallankarri Tjakamarra
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1970
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Certificate awarded at the Royal Society Agricultural of Tasmania Royal Show, Hobart, 1966 for first prize for a tatted butterfly doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mercury Press
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1966
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David Hicks

David Hicks

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Jonathon Bentley
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Cartoons
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Mr Jonathon Bentley
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2006
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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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Hazel Faithfull seated on a cane chair with four dogs around her in a garden setting.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Convict love token from Mary Smith, 1826

Convict love token from Mary Smith, 1826

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cote D'Azur. Cueillette du Jasmin

Cote D'Azur. Cueillette du Jasmin

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Ruler belonging to James Sprent

Ruler belonging to James Sprent

James Sprent collection
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Rulers
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Dance wand

Dance wand

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Post-Office and Police Station - Mena Camp - Cairo

Post-Office and Police Station - Mena Camp - Cairo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Railway Station. Blackheath

The Railway Station. Blackheath

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Blackheath, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Slumberland - Cowan Creek

Slumberland - Cowan Creek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Kodak
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Holden Torana tiepin

Holden Torana tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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Dhuwa Ngarra Ceremony

Dhuwa Ngarra Ceremony

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan Marika
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1964
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'Willy Wagtail and Hailstone Dreamings', painted by Pansy Napangarti, 1996

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pansy Napangarti
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1981
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Advertising card featuring Tom McCormick

Advertising card featuring Tom McCormick

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Sydney Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Receipt from Bank of Australasia

Receipt from Bank of Australasia

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Receipts
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Bark painting depicts three black fish

Bark painting depicts three black fish

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birigitji
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1966
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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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Anna M. Tipiloura
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Hungary Bay from Gremorne, Sydney, NSW

Hungary Bay from Gremorne, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cremorne, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gorby Goobie

Gorby Goobie

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Mangling Day Out Back

Mangling Day Out Back

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1934 Melbourne Cup, in presentation case, won by Peter Pan

1934 Melbourne Cup, in presentation case, won by Peter Pan

Ritchie Family collection
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Trophies
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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James W Steeth & Son
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1934
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Offer of Engagement for Enid Glover to play the piano accordion on an Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC) programme, Monday 24th August, 1953

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Contracts
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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1953
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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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1982
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I am watching the barge

I am watching the barge

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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Cassian Tipiloura
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Dobbie Son & Hutton Marine Chronometer No 5475, with accessories in a wooden case, used in HMAS Australia

Dobbie Son & Hutton Marine Chronometer No 5475, with accesso...

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Dobbie Son & Hutton
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1942
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Postcard of Melbourne Cup winner - Tarcoola

Postcard of Melbourne Cup winner - Tarcoola

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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1893
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The Stool Journals

The Stool Journals

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Journals
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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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1966
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Browne's & Valley Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Browne's & Valley Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bark painting divided into two panels by a band of white lines with circle in centre

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rubie
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1965
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Portrait photograph of Brett Whiteley

Portrait photograph of Brett Whiteley

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Red academic gown with pink silk facings, worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Red academic gown with pink silk facings, worn by Sir George...

Anne Fairbairn collection no. 4
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Academic dress
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Sir George H. Reid
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Glass plate negative - The McAuley family, Karrathunka Waterhole, South Australia, 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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St George's River, Lorne

St George's River, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Saint George River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Christmas card

Christmas card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Convict love token from 1830

Convict love token from 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bristol Hotel, Colombo

Bristol Hotel, Colombo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Colombo, Western Province, Sri Lanka
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Convict love token from Richard Kedge, 1849

Convict love token from Richard Kedge, 1849

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cambridge universal bridge S/N L251809

Cambridge universal bridge S/N L251809

Australian Survey Office collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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