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Railway Station, Muswellbrook

Railway Station, Muswellbrook

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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Convict love token engraved with the names John Hobbs and George Brown, 1834

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Timothy Millett collection
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Postcard featuring a printed photographic portrait in an oval frame of Richard Trout

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Message stick

Message stick

E Milne collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Aboriginal breastplate for Ada Derika, Queen of Durham

Aboriginal breastplate for Ada Derika, Queen of Durham

HS McCullagh collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Durham, Queensland, Australia
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Ada Derika
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Two pieces of paper about Bathurst Island paintings

Two pieces of paper about Bathurst Island paintings

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Corra Lynn, North Esk River, near Launceston, Tasmania

Corra Lynn, North Esk River, near Launceston, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Corra Linn Gorge, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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River with a letter

River with a letter "V" in the upper left corner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Waterfall

Waterfall

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, NSW

Mosman Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spring in the Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Spring in the Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, New South Wales, Austr...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Water dreaming at Kalipinba

Water dreaming at Kalipinba

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Browns Bore, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ray I. Tjampitjinpa
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Spearthrowers
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND. SYDNEY, N.S.W

SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND. SYDNEY, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cannibals and Others

Cannibals and Others

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1997
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Pencil sketch depicting a bridge, waterfall, and two women

Pencil sketch depicting a bridge, waterfall, and two women

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Parrangkeeyt - loin ornament

Parrangkeeyt - loin ornament

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Personal adornments
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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The Laurel

The Laurel

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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London, England
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Tilt and Bogue
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1841
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Pair of short white cotton gloves worn by Aboriginal rights activist Faith Bandler

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Faith Bandler collection
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Gloves
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Faith I. Bandler
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1955
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Bridge Street, looking east

Bridge Street, looking east

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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1849
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Black and white photograph titled 'The Famous Catch', 1925

Black and white photograph titled 'The Famous Catch', 1925

Ruth Oldfield collection
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Photographs
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Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William 'Bert' A. Oldfield
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1925
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Green batik silk scarf

Green batik silk scarf

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Betty Kutungu
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1954
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Poster for the 4th Annual Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Sports Awards, Melbourne 3 November 1993

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Lorraine Coutts collection
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Event posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Neil 'Nicky' E. Winmar
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1993
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Springfield; Side of house; South Verandah

Springfield; Side of house; South Verandah

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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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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Naomi Tipakalippa
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1867 Queen's Plate trophy won by (Sydney) Tim Whiffler

1867 Queen's Plate trophy won by (Sydney) Tim Whiffler

1867 Melbourne Cup and Queen's Plate collection
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Trophies
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William Edwards
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Lilian Anderson and her daughter Clarice in a studio setting

Lilian Anderson and her daughter Clarice in a studio setting

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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The Printing Press

The Printing Press

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John W. Alexander
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Photographic postcard depicting Mr. Arthur Huhle and Miss Ilonka Blaschek, Tiny Town's Engaged Couple

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Maris Pacifici quod vulgo Mar del Zur

Maris Pacifici quod vulgo Mar del Zur

Maris Pacifici Map collection
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Maps
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Abraham Ortelius
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1595
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Broadcast seeder

Broadcast seeder

David Crane and Alice Sutton collection no. 2
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Agricultural equipment
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Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mischief

Mischief

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Convict love token engraved with the names J. Kelly and C. Underwood, 1835

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bark painting titled Djalambu Emu Dance by Djawa, Milingimbi, Northern Territory

Bark painting titled Djalambu Emu Dance by Djawa, Milingimbi...

Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djawa
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1963
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Picnic at Hanging Rock

Picnic at Hanging Rock

Patricia Lovell collection
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Cinema posters
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Hanging Rock, Victoria, Australia
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1975
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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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John A. Munkara
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Fish scoop

Fish scoop

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Fishing equipment
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Wet specimen - Bat - whole specimen preserved

Wet specimen - Bat - whole specimen preserved

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Convict love token from J. Dunham, 1835

Convict love token from J. Dunham, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Symmetrical brown boomerang

Symmetrical brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Beautiful Shoalhaven River, Nowra, NSW

Beautiful Shoalhaven River, Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Seven Christmas note cards and four envelopes from Mrs Laura Wilkins to Mrs Elizabeth Chifley

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Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Christmas cards
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Jimmy (King), Brisbane Water

Jimmy (King), Brisbane Water

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Brisbane Water, New South Wales, Australia
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Great Gardens of the Western World

Great Gardens of the Western World

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Gardening books
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Courtroom sketch made at the1982 trial of Michael and Lindy Chamberlain by artist Veronica O'Leary

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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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Kullberg Marine Chronometer No 3834 in a wooden case, used in HMAS Yarra

Kullberg Marine Chronometer No 3834 in a wooden case, used i...

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Victor Kullberg
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Painting no. 10, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla swallows the Bil-bil brothers

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Valley of the Tweed, Murwillumbah

Valley of the Tweed, Murwillumbah

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1937
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Bridge over the Murray, Albury

Bridge over the Murray, Albury

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Photographic postcard of The Kangaroos rugby league team

Photographic postcard of The Kangaroos rugby league team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Herbert H. Messenger III
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Shearing handpiece screwdriver which belonged to Jack Howe

Shearing handpiece screwdriver which belonged to Jack Howe

Jack Howe collection
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Screwdrivers
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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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Hume Weir and reflections, Albury, NSW

Hume Weir and reflections, Albury, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hume Reservoir, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Album of carte-de-visite photographs relating to the trial of Arthur Orton (Tichborne claimant)

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Tichborne Claimant Album collection
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Photograph albums
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London, England
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London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company Limited
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1871
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Bark painting divided into three panels with horizontal black lines

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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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Peter Trucker
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1965
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Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 3617 in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Parkinson & Frodsham
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1840
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