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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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Nollamara, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Jeffrey Humphries
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Courtroom sketch 'Day 3. The Chamberlain Trial, Darwin...' by Veronica O'Leary dated 15 September 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Day 3. The Chamberlain Trial, Darwin...' b...

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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Commemorative bronze topographic model of the Snowy Mountains Hydro Electric Scheme, presented to Ben Chifley at the scheme's inauguration

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Snowy Scheme Model collection
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Models
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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1949
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Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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Rose Bay

Rose Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Birds Hospital

The Birds Hospital

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sung to the Tune of 'Oh what a mouth'

Sung to the Tune of 'Oh what a mouth'

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Documents
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Patchwork quilt formed in a mosaic pattern of squares and pentagons

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Nettie McColive collection
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Quilts
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Stool made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1896

Stool made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1896

Zilm family furniture collection
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Stools
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1896
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Burns statue, Sydney Domain, NSW

Burns statue, Sydney Domain, 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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Spear

Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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GMH Pointers, 1974

GMH Pointers, 1974

Jack Heenan collection
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Magazines
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GM Holden Ltd
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1974
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Dance card from the Eighth Annual Ball of the Commonwealth Forestry Bureau, 1934

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Cards
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Department of Forestry
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1934
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Convict love token from Charles Vale, 1832

Convict love token from Charles Vale, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

E Milne collection
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Spearheads
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Where heaven and earth are one, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

Where heaven and earth are one, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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'Ngurti' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Ngurti' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Containers
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Jilji Bore, Western Australia, Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Bags
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Francis Edgar Williams
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1922
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay) at Kulama Time.

Milikapiti (Snake Bay) at Kulama Time.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milikapiti, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tipurrukuwamirri
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Metal nail

Metal nail

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Nails
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Stingray.

Stingray.

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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Tarunga
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1969
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Bark painting 'The night-bird, karawak, and the opossum, marungo' attributed to Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1948
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Armband

Armband

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

Twilight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from John Bournes, 1831

Convict love token from John Bournes, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Periwinkle painting the Petals

Periwinkle painting the Petals

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Connections by Lennah Newson, 2002

Connections by Lennah Newson, 2002

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Lennah Newson collection
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Baskets
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ms Lennah Newson
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2002
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Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
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Lilywhite Ltd
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1919
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Crossing a northern river

Crossing a northern river

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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Drummond St, Ballarat

Drummond St, Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Conical fibre string basket

Conical fibre string basket

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Baskets
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1932
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Hope Faithfull, Clarice Faithfull-Anderson and Lilian Faithfull-Anderson on the steps of Camelot

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 4

Robbery Under Arms, No. 4

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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School of Arts, Granville

School of Arts, Granville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913
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Woven pandanus Yawkyawk sculpture with orange, yellow, purple and neutral tones, with long black strands of fibre as hair

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Yawkyawk collection
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Sculptures
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Yikarrakkal, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Lulu Laradjbi
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2005
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Cricket blazer

Cricket blazer

Nanette Ward collection
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Blazers
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E C. Devereux
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Convict love token from Robert Salmon, 1841

Convict love token from Robert Salmon, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Ceramic vase

Ceramic vase

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Vases
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1900
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of the front entrance to the

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Berrima, New South Wales, Australia
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Prize ribbon from The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW Best Exhibit Beef Shorthorn Section, Royal Easter Show 1981

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize ribbons
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1981
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Certificate

Certificate

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Prize certificates
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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1892
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Decorated wooden shield

Decorated wooden shield

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Shields
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New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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LCO Aumuller Powhattan Hankow. Sailing today, love George, Innes

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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Souvenir postcard of 'The World's Sculling Championship featuring W Webb and R Arnst, Wanganui River New Zealand, 1909

Souvenir postcard of 'The World's Sculling Championship feat...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wanganui River, , New Zealand
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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A summer evening

A summer evening

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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Length of blue tapestry wool

Length of blue tapestry wool

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Yarns
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Lilian Faithfull and William Anderson on their wedding day, 16th February 1898, outside the Big House at Springfield.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Painting depicts two male figures

Painting depicts two male figures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Parrnimol
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Lantern slide - Herbert Basedow interviewing Danbidelli (Jim Mariner), photographer unknown, Innamincka, South Australia, 1919

Lantern slide - Herbert Basedow interviewing Danbidelli (Jim...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Innamincka, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Springfield before 1880s

Springfield before 1880s

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Grosvenor Hotel, Church Hill, Sydney, NSW

Grosvenor Hotel, Church Hill, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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The camping area, Dromana, Vic

The camping area, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Fishing spear made by Wilfred Aniba

Fishing spear made by Wilfred Aniba

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Spears
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Thursday Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Wilfred Aniba
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1987
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'Oijal and the yams' - Yirrkala, 1948

'Oijal and the yams' - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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S.A.P.Rabbit Poison Laid here - This is no place for us. It's back to the Crown Lands

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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1906
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Silverwear Dept, Memo Lane Crawford Ltd. Date 18/6/28

Silverwear Dept, Memo Lane Crawford Ltd. Date 18/6/28

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Invoices
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1928
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