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The Djang'kawl in Rirratjingu Mada Country

The Djang'kawl in Rirratjingu Mada Country

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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Marika Milirrpum
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1967
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney

Elizabeth Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show

Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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On the Wallaby

On the Wallaby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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The sun is shining on the coconut trees and wallaby

The sun is shining on the coconut trees and wallaby

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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Carmelita Tipungwuti
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Twin Rock Pool, Austinmner, NSW

Twin Rock Pool, Austinmner, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Austinmer, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of Florence Faithfull

Photograph of Florence Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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At close of day. Sydney by Moonlight

At close of day. Sydney by Moonlight

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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Double Bay, Sydney [showinng Darling Point]

Double Bay, Sydney [showinng Darling Point]

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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'My Country' by Sheila Friday Jones, 2007

'My Country' by Sheila Friday Jones, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Sheila Friday Jones
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2007
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Hotel Rex, Potts Pt, Sydney, NSW

Hotel Rex, Potts Pt, Sydney, NSW

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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Computer keyboard that was used with the Geoscience Australia computer that is known as

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Geoscience Australia collection no. 1
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Computer hardware
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Geoscience Australia
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A group of happy children at Cowley House, the Mission home for children, situated at Cronulla

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Magazine clippings
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Black and white lantern slide of four portraits - Mr and Mrs Campbell and Mr and Mrs Keightly

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Christies Auction collection
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Lantern slides
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Ben Hall
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1863
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Melbourne from the Shrine of Remembrance, Vic

Melbourne from the Shrine of Remembrance, 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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Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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1919
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Diseases of Sheep Act, Amendment Act of 1878

Diseases of Sheep Act, Amendment Act of 1878

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Ruins - Leslie's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Ruins - Leslie's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Beddgelert and Snowdon

Beddgelert and Snowdon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Belmont, Lake Macquarie, NSW

Belmont, Lake Macquarie, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Belmont, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Australian National Band (World Tour) Staff

Australian National Band (World Tour) Staff

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Photogelatine Engraving Co.
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Fibre basket by Yikartu Bumba, 2008

Fibre basket by Yikartu Bumba, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yikartu Bumba
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2008
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Railway Bridge, Bridgewater, South Australia

Railway Bridge, Bridgewater, South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bridgewater, Adelaide Hills, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Old Oak Avenue, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Old Oak Avenue, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Samuel Sergent, 1830

Convict love token from Samuel Sergent, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Fibre basket by Lily Long, 2008

Fibre basket by Lily Long, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Lily Long
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2008
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Photograph of a group of people holding a sign saying 'Black Control of Black Affairs'

Photograph of a group of people holding a sign saying 'Black...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photographic prints
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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GMH Pointers

GMH Pointers

Jack Heenan collection
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Magazines
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GM Holden Ltd
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1951
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Frank Proust and others en route to Southern Cloud crash site

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Frank Proust collection
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Photographs
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Alan Kemp
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1958
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Bathurst, looking east

Bathurst, looking east

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Copy of Stradivari's 'Alard' violin, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1954

Copy of Stradivari's 'Alard' violin, made by Australian mast...

EV Llewellyn collection
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Violins
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1954
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Convict love token for James Godfrey

Convict love token for James Godfrey

Convict Love Token collection no. 1
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Convict love tokens
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England
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1820
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Dancing

Dancing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margot Womatakimmi
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Luck at last

Luck at last

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Enfield, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Enfield Progressive Association
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Letter of condolence

Letter of condolence

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Letters
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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'Minyipuru' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2008

'Minyipuru' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Punmu, Western Australia, Australia
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Jakayu Biljabu
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2008
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View from Balcony, Avoca House

View from Balcony, Avoca House

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Perkins Brailler

Perkins Brailler

Dulcie May Magnus collection
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Braillers
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'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin and Jane Gimme, 2007

'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin and Jane Gimme, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Eubena Nampitjin
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2007
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The Beach, Newcastle, NSW

The Beach, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Typical portraits of the aborigines

Typical portraits of the aborigines

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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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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Andrew J. Portaminni
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The Corso, Manly NSW

The Corso, Manly NSW

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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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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Edna Mary
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Postcard featuring a brown toned photograph of the

Postcard featuring a brown toned photograph of the "BOTANICA...

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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Governor Arthur Phillip
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1908
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QSL card for VK3OC

QSL card for VK3OC

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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Two men with two horses

Two men with two horses

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Victoria Agricultural Society 1858 'Cape Barley' Mr Bostock

Victoria Agricultural Society 1858 'Cape Barley' Mr Bostock

Victoria Agricultural Society collection
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Medals
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Victoria, Australia
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1858
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Glass plate negative - Woman decorated with pipe-clay markings, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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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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1923
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Letter of thanks from London Exhibitions Ltd, 1905

Letter of thanks from London Exhibitions Ltd, 1905

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Business letters
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London, England
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London Exhibitions Limited
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1905
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Film negative - To keep flies away an old man fans himself with a immejet (fan), Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

Film negative - To keep flies away an old man fans himself w...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Alligator River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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QSL card for 2DL, Australian Experimental Station

QSL card for 2DL, Australian Experimental Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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Sticker 'Smash Vesteys Racism'

Sticker 'Smash Vesteys Racism'

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Stickers
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Letter from William Mussen to Alexander Mussen, December 1862

Letter from William Mussen to Alexander Mussen, December 186...

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Montreal, Canada
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William Mussen
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1862
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of two soldiers in full serge uniform, one standing and one seated

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Silver snuff box from the '...Emigrants of THE LADY ANN TO Capt. Wm. Maxton, Octr. 1854'

Silver snuff box from the '...Emigrants of THE LADY ANN TO C...

Gwen Coppard collection
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Snuff boxes
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Taylor & Perry
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1839
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card "TO THE NATION'S LOST & MISSING LOVED ONES..."

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Cards
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Australia
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John Sands Pty Ltd
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2002
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