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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Man, Mik-mik

The Man, Mik-mik

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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1948
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Painting depicts a fresh water crocodile

Painting depicts a fresh water crocodile

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 02/09/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Kuparrku
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Dubuna End

Dubuna End

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Malaysia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Robilt toy train bogie timber wagon

Robilt toy train bogie timber wagon

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Linda Clyne
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Rhododendrons

Rhododendrons

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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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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Hope Webb

Hope Webb

Springfield - Faithfull Family 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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George Str., Sydney

George Str., Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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River at Brewarrina

River at Brewarrina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Haloragis micrantha

Haloragis micrantha

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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Wet specimen - Wombat - heart

Wet specimen - Wombat - heart

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Wet specimen - Horse - Kidney

Wet specimen - Horse - Kidney

MacKenzie collection
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Tower and Tower Bridge, London

Tower and Tower Bridge, London

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1944
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Seal Bay - part of a pressed up ice ridge

Seal Bay - part of a pressed up ice ridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A man leaning on a shelter in the bush

A man leaning on a shelter in the bush

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Fishing No.2

Fishing No.2

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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Church and a house

Church and a house

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Invitation 'To meet Mr Tatsuo Kawai, Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of Japan...', 1941

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Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1941
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Chemin de fer Glion - Rochers de Naye.  Altitude 2044 metres.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Plastic bag with Union of Australian Women Declares Peace on the World

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Union of Australian Women collection
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Plastic bags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Certificate awarded at the Captain Cook Bi-Centenary N.S.W Glouster Show 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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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V.C.N. Blight, Government Printer
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1970
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When A Man Grows Old!

When A Man Grows Old!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Auckland, North Island, New Zealand
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Harding & Billings
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19th Century folk art diorama which portrays Governor William Bligh's arrest during the Rum Rebellion in 1808

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Sotheby's collection no. 2
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Dioramas
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Australia
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Unknown
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1808
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Advance Australia

Advance Australia

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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1910
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Rabbit radio-tracking collar

Rabbit radio-tracking collar

Pest Animal Control Cooperative Research Centre collection
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Radio transmitters
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Envelope addressed to MMS I M Brown, Springfield, Goulburn, NSW

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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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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Ghost net Butterfly Fish

Ghost net Butterfly Fish

Erub Erwer Meta collection no.1
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Sculptures
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Emma Gela
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2014
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain. Sept. 82...' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 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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World Paracycling Championship gold medal won by paracyclist Sue Powell in Italy in 2009

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Susan (Sue) Powell collection
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Sports medals
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Inventory of furniture and effects relating to Ben Chifley

Inventory of furniture and effects relating to Ben Chifley

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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Courtroom sketch 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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Greeetings from Bowral - Bowral in snowtime

Greeetings from Bowral - Bowral in snowtime

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Play grounds at Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Play grounds at 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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Courtroom sketch 'Justice Muirhead.' by Veronica O'Leary, October 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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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Carvings
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Two men in a factory standing next to a large piece of machinery that is pouring out liquid metal.

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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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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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Peter U. Tipiloura
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"Doc" (Doctor) Evatt seated in front of a newspaper

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Nellie Butler

Nellie Butler

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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View of scenic road from West Tamworth, NSW

View of scenic road from West Tamworth, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Dark brown leather wallet used by Ben Chifley

Dark brown leather wallet used by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Wallets
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Australian Aborigines Camp, NSW.

Australian Aborigines Camp, NSW.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Menu for a Luncheon on the 7th of July 1942 at Parliament House Canberra

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Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1942
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Xmas Greetings & Good Luck

Xmas Greetings & Good Luck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Ned Sims, 1856

Convict love token from Ned Sims, 1856

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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John Wilkey with white beard.

John Wilkey with white beard.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Poster titled 'The Story of Forwards-Backwards Land'

Poster titled 'The Story of Forwards-Backwards Land'

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Political posters
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1985
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A Century at Moore Park Best Exhibit Beef Shorthorns 1882-1982

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Medals
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1882
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No.19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Auburn, N.S.W.

No.19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Auburn, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Betty Puautjimi
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Description of wedding

Description of wedding

Margot Child collection
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Documents
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Mrs Margot Child
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1859
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Going Home by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Going Home by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Kittell Chronometer No 269

Kittell Chronometer No 269

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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Prize card awarded to Mr AL Faithfull Yass 1906

Prize card awarded to Mr AL Faithfull Yass 1906

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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