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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Paddles
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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British Military Pioneer Other Ranks Sword, used by Lieutenant Thomas Quinn, 73rd Regiment (ret), in Van Diemens Land

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Neil Martin collection
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England
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Mr Thomas Quinn
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1820
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Christmas Bell Babies Grow in Australia ...

Christmas Bell Babies Grow in Australia ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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S.S.

S.S. "KANOWNA" at Port Victor

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Victor Harbor, Victor Harbor, South Australia, Australia
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G Richard-Cordingley
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New Norfolk

New Norfolk

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Model of Pearling Lugger Essey A52

Model of Pearling Lugger Essey A52

Norman Savage collection
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Moa Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Norman Savage
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1999
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"Bandjalang 3" by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

Bevan Hayward collection no. 1
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Mr Bevan Hayward
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Group of mountaineer's children, Fiji

Group of mountaineer's children, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Looking south along Nepean highway, Frankston, Vic

Looking south along Nepean highway, Frankston, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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An Express engine of today N.S.W. Railway

An Express engine of today N.S.W. Railway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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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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Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 904

Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 904

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Cartoons
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'Wikirri' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2007

'Wikirri' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Jakayu Biljabu
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2007
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'The Formation of Clouds' by Bokarra Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1967

'The Formation of Clouds' by Bokarra Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1967

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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Bokarra Maymuru
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1967
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Crown Hotel, Forest Hill

Crown Hotel, Forest Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1906
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Plaster bust

Plaster bust

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Busts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Alan Heap
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Wertheim Pianos and Organs exhibit at the Brisbane Show, August 1912

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Convict love token from Jo Holloway, 1831

Convict love token from Jo Holloway, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Running shoe, right

Running shoe, right

Nova Peris collection
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Sports footwear
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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St. Paul's Church from the South End of Swanston St., Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Third leaf of Record of Sessions House, Old Bailey

Third leaf of Record of Sessions House, Old Bailey

I Dowdle collection
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Reports
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1826
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General Post Office, Sydney

General Post Office, 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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1908
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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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J Portaminni
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Film negative - Members of the Mackay Exploring Expedition, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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White, blue and brown cabin cruiser boat with inboard motor

White, blue and brown cabin cruiser boat with inboard motor

Bart Sansbury collection
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Motor boats
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Point Pearce, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Bart Sansbury
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1991
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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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Welcome to democracy

Welcome to democracy

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Dean Alston
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Cartoons
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Mr Dean Alston
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2006
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Mirboo North A. and P. Society Annual Show, 1970 for first prize for a table centre

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Mirboo North, Victoria, Australia
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Mirboo North Times
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1970
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Drawing depicting figures performing ceremonial duties in the Coranderrk region of Victoria by William Barak, 1895.

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William Barak 1895 collection
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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William Barak
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1895
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Invoice

Invoice

ET Fealy collection
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Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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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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Gselle Mary Tipangariti
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Film negative - Sandhill vegetation, near Lake Wilson, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Heather Henderson (nee Menzies) with her daughter, Edwina

Heather Henderson (nee Menzies) with her daughter, Edwina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Peggy's Pont, Balmoral Beach, NSW

Peggy's Pont, Balmoral Beach, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1929
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Epping railway station

Epping railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Epping, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1906
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Ethel Faithfull and Lucian Faithfull, standing on the driveway to the right of the main entrance at Springfield

Ethel Faithfull and Lucian Faithfull, standing on the drivew...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Polo team members standing in front of a dais and a scoreboard

Polo team members standing in front of a dais and a scoreboa...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelope addressed to P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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A Day with the Cattle

A Day with the Cattle "The Sydney Mail" On the Land Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1908
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YMCA, Brisbane

YMCA, Brisbane

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Young Mens Christian Association
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Sepia photograph of group of people standing beneath two trees

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tillaea intricata

Tillaea intricata

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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Painting on canvas by Lucky Hilda & Ruth Napaljarri

Painting on canvas by Lucky Hilda & Ruth Napaljarri

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Two sheep facing each other in front of a post and rail fence

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cutting at 24 M

Cutting at 24 M

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolamai, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Golden Gauntlet awarded to Australian speedway star Frank Arthur 1928

Golden Gauntlet awarded to Australian speedway star Frank Ar...

Frank Arthur collection
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Trophies
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England
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Frank Arthur
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1927
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Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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London, England
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Lannon Harley
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1832
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Postcard depicting an image of Mr. W.J. Ogle, General Manager of the Bohemian Dramatic Company

Postcard depicting an image of Mr. W.J. Ogle, General Manage...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Invitation addressed to Miss Faithfull from the Captain and Officers of H. M. S. Calliope

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Macquarie Point, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Photographic prints
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Story of the Southern Cross Transpacific Flight 1928

Story of the Southern Cross Transpacific Flight 1928

William Beausang collection
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Books
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Sir Charles E. Kingsford Smith
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1928
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Photographic postcard depicting a man dressed in a suit

Photographic postcard depicting a man dressed in a suit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mervyn Tungurtalum
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William Alfred Harris wearing a cap, with his wife, Jessie (nee Baker) and their children.

William Alfred Harris wearing a cap, with his wife, Jessie (...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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