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Film negative - Members of the Mackay Exploring Expedition, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

Film negative - Members of the Mackay Exploring Expedition, ...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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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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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Eccles. Mrs Eccles...' 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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Black georgette chemise-style dress worn at the opening of Parliament House in Canberra on 9 May 1927

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Reverend and Mrs WH Robinson collection
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Dresses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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1927
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J.T. Tyldesley from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia.

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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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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Painted boomerang with central landscape motif, from Cherbourg

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Boomerangs
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Cherbourg, Queensland, Australia
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Miss Grace Palotta

Miss Grace Palotta

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Art Series
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Mounted copy of William Pitt Faithfull and Mary Deane's marriage certificate

Mounted copy of William Pitt Faithfull and Mary Deane's marr...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Marriage certificates
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West Australian flora

West Australian flora

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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An old Cannibal - Fiji

An old Cannibal - Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Native miami [i.e. mia-mia]

Native miami [i.e. mia-mia]

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Samuel T. Gill
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1870
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Town Hall Sydney

Town Hall Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1913
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St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Vic

St Kilda Road, 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Robyn
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Boomerang with pointed ends and incised with alternating concentric circle design, from Queensland

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Boomerangs
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Queensland, Australia
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Truncheon

Truncheon

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Weapons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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U.S. Battleship Oregon

U.S. Battleship Oregon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Washington, United States of America
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Memorial Gardens, Yackandandah, Vic

Memorial Gardens, Yackandandah, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yackandandah, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Leah Kerinaiua
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Neck Decoration for the Order of the Companion of Honour to Sir Robert Menzies

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RG Menzies collection
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Awards
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London, England
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1951
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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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Unknown
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Ditton 25th March 1908

Ditton 25th March 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Black and white lantern slide - Victorian Mounted Police Party

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Christies Auction collection
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Lantern slides
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Daniel (Dan) Kelly
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Message stick

Message stick

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Message sticks
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not known
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1960
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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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Kerri-Ann Kerinaiua
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'Katatjilkarr to Kaningarra' by  Miriam Napanangka, 2007

'Katatjilkarr to Kaningarra' by Miriam Napanangka, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Miriam Napanangka
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2007
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Ostriches and Chicks

Ostriches and Chicks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 4

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 4

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sticker titled 'Vote No to the Politicians' Republic'

Sticker titled 'Vote No to the Politicians' Republic'

Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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Stickers
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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Discussion Poster No.26 - What's wrong with this room? -  January 10, 1949

Discussion Poster No.26 - What's wrong with this room? - Ja...

George W Barber collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1949
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Courtroom sketch of the jury 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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The salvage party at work on a Japanese midget submarine

The salvage party at work on a Japanese midget submarine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1942
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Hotel Bega

Hotel Bega

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bega, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Charles 0. Fox
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Handwritten note found with sampler in folder

Handwritten note found with sampler in folder

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Documents
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Horses and Cowboy 1997

Horses and Cowboy 1997

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Wallace
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1997
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Manly

Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Section Grocery and Ironmonery Depts, Slack and Gander, Hornsby

Section Grocery and Ironmonery Depts, Slack and Gander, Horn...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Hornsby, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Bark painting 'Couple of Mimi Spirits' by Paddy Compass Namatbara, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy C. Namatbara
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1963
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Wolseley portable shearing plant

Wolseley portable shearing plant

Delma Keogh collection
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Shearing equipment
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England
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Wolseley Sheep Shearing Machine Company
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1925
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 Life On The Ocean Wave - or - The Queen Elizabeth's Relief

Life On The Ocean Wave - or - The Queen Elizabeth's Relief

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Devonport, Tasmania, Australia
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Abraham and Sons
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1908
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'Kunawarratji' by Nora Wompi, 2007

'Kunawarratji' by Nora Wompi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Nora Wompi
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2007
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Sydney

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Sydney

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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CSIRO 'chlorofume' exhaust fumigator for rabbits

CSIRO 'chlorofume' exhaust fumigator for rabbits

CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Pest control equipment
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Millicent, South Australia, Australia
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D S Davidson
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1946
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Card of Interlaken and Jungfrau

Card of Interlaken and Jungfrau

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Switzerland
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C & V Richards, Dentists, 94 Oxford St, City. Surgery

C & V Richards, Dentists, 94 Oxford St, City. Surgery

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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Water Lily Lagoon

Water Lily Lagoon

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tampurruworriwua
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Jockey Maurice McCarten in racing silks seated on race horse 'Theo' after his victory in the AJC Derby at Randwick. 29/9/1934

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Maurice McCarten collection no. 3
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Maurice McCarten
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1934
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Jameroo Road, Kiama, South Coast, NSW

Jameroo Road, Kiama, South Coast, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Rock-Grit coast

Australian Rock-Grit coast

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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Styphelia Sonderi

Styphelia Sonderi

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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Photograph of Florence Faithfull, standing with a walking stick on a gravel path

Photograph of Florence Faithfull, standing with a walking st...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Paddles
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Lear...

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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Wakwakini (Tiwi word for black crow)

Wakwakini (Tiwi word for black crow)

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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Linda Pupangamirri
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Princes Bridge & City Terminus of M. & H.B. Railway, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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M & HB Railway Company
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1850
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Convict love token from John Palmer, 1829

Convict love token from John Palmer, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Photographic postcards
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Nobbys Head, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of Winnie O'Sullivan standing with her hands clasped

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Kevin Hannan collection
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Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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Winnie O'Sullivan
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1917
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