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Crystal Palace, Sydney

Crystal Palace, Sydney

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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Pastel drawing by Kathryn Norris, 1996

Pastel drawing by Kathryn Norris, 1996

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Kathryn Norris
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Bark painting 'Mirarrmina Sacred Well of Liagalawumirr' by Binyinyuwuy

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Binyinyuwuy
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Partinyintjarra (Mt Toller) by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Partinyintjarra (Mt Toller) by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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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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Cars parked outside shops, with a post office

Cars parked outside shops, with a post office

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wool team, with a cart loaded with wool bales which are stamped with the letters

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Two men standing on a factory floor with what looks to be liquid metal pouring out of a large container behind them

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Water Lily Lagoon

Water Lily Lagoon

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tampurruworriwua
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Painting depicts rainbows seen during the N-W monsoon, & the storm spirit Djambuwal

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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1965
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Village Fountain, Port Sunlight

Village Fountain, Port Sunlight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia
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1933
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Men O. War Steps, Sydney

Men O. War Steps, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bennelong Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Tingarri Dreaming at Nariboruka [Naripuruka]' painted by George Tjapaltjarri, 1977

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Sally Banyard collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Tjapaltjarri
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1977
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Scout's Handyman badge certificate

Scout's Handyman badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1945
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N'lle Hollande Baie des Chiens-Marins Presqu'ile Peron Entrevue avec les Sauvages

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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Prints
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Western Australia, Australia
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Jacques E. Arago
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1825
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Glass plate negative - Homestead of Victoria River Downs station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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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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1922
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'Ngunarrmanya', painted by Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra, 1974

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Fred Myers collection
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra
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1974
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Shopping area Myrtleford, Vic

Shopping area Myrtleford, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Myrtleford, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The murmuring surges of the sea

The murmuring surges of the sea

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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W Lister-Lister
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The Blue Mountains NSW Great Zig Zag

The Blue Mountains NSW Great Zig Zag

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - Granite hill, Moorilyanna soakage, 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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Florence Faithfull seated on a chair and Constance Faithfull seated on the floor beside her.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Botanical Gardens Sydney, N.S.W

Botanical Gardens Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Memorandum from accounts ledger, 1865

Memorandum from accounts ledger, 1865

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Financial records
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1865
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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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Letter

Letter

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1933
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Bark painting 'Djang'Kawu Sisters at Gariyak' by Valerie Munininy 2

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Valerie Munininy 2
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The suspension bridge in beautiful surroundings, Nowra, NSW

The suspension bridge in beautiful surroundings, 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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No 3. How We Beat The Favourite

No 3. How We Beat The Favourite

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles Hammond
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Camera lens

Camera lens

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Photographic postcard depicting David Armstrong. Police Officer at Tiny Town

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Convict love token from Richard Box, 1831

Convict love token from Richard Box, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Glass plate negative - The vice-regal party at breakfast, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Keith Goddard collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Toorale, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon & Gotch (Australiasia) Ltd

Gordon & Gotch (Australiasia) Ltd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1920
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Fountain in Machattie Park, Bathurst, N.S.W, 1907

Fountain in Machattie Park, Bathurst, N.S.W, 1907

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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1907
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Dinner menu from R.M.S. Niagara with the autographs of the 1913 Australian Cricket team

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Nanette Ward collection
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Menus
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1913
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Glass plate negative - The old open-cut in pre-Cambrian clay-slates at the Daly River copper mine, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Black and white photograph of a horse behind a post and rail fence in front of the stables at Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Swiss Confectionery & Pastry shop

Swiss Confectionery & Pastry shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convent of Mercy and St Paul's Church, Mt Gambier, SA

Convent of Mercy and St Paul's Church, 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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Advertisement for Pears' Soap

Advertisement for Pears' Soap

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Advertisements
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Coogee Bay

Coogee Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Bay, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Ceremonial board

Ceremonial board

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pages 13 to 16 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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Kerry Series 9 - Pioneer Life: General Store on a New Goldfield

Kerry Series 9 - Pioneer Life: General Store on a New Goldfi...

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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Charles H. Kerry
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Sketchbook with contents drawn by Oscar, Cooktown boy, aged 18 years

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MacKenzie collection no. 2
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Sketchbooks
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Oscar
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1894
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Carn signed by Mabel Valentine to pledge that she will abstain from intoxicating drinks 1880

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Cards
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Mabel Valentine
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1880
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QSL card for VK6-QSL, The Ears of Western Australia

QSL card for VK6-QSL, The Ears of Western Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Silk cloth bearing a printed testimony of admiration to the Campbells for repelling an attack on Goimbla by bushrangers John Gilbert, Ben Hall, and John O'Meally (killed) on 19 November 1863

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Veda Hope collection
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Commemorative objects
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Beaver
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1863
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Protests during the campaign to save the Franklin River.

Protests during the campaign to save the Franklin River.

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Tasmania, Australia
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Peter Lord
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No doubt you will be surprised...

No doubt you will be surprised...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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RKO Radio Pictures

RKO Radio Pictures

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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RKO Radio Pictures Inc
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1940
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Bark painting 'A mam or namandi spirit in Margolidjban' by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru, Gunbalanya, 1968

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1968
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Ceramic ginger beer jar

Ceramic ginger beer jar

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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1908
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