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Photographic portrait of a man holding baby

Photographic portrait of a man holding baby

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Portrait photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Australia - Native Throwing a Boomerang

Australia - Native Throwing a Boomerang

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Knife and sheath

Knife and sheath

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tools
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Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Breadcarters Award (Northumberland), 12 November 1943

Breadcarters Award (Northumberland), 12 November 1943

ET Fealy collection
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Coolamon

Coolamon

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Beaten copper artwork by Matthias Kauage

Beaten copper artwork by Matthias Kauage

Ken and Amirah Inglis collection
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Artworks
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Matthias Kauage
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'Sunday Well' by Dadda Samson, 2008

'Sunday Well' by Dadda Samson, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Jigalong, Western Australia, Australia
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Dadda Samson
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2008
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Festliederbuchlein..festive hymns of the U.E.L.C.A owned by Reverend John Grosse

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Religious books
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Reverend John Grosse
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Portrait of Charles Perkins carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Charles Perkins carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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Vale Street Cooma

Vale Street Cooma

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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National Park, Sydney

National Park, 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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1906
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, dated 28 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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Poster with text 'Art at work...trade union contribution towards building Australian culture'

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Australia
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Photograph titled 'C16 The same area, October 1929, showing almost complete destruction by Cactoblastis'

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Dr John Mann collection
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Photographs
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Chinchilla, Queensland, Australia
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1929
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Convict love token engraved with initials S.P. and T.G., 1817

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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Keys
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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Percival Proctor Mk 1 monoplane VH-FEP

Percival Proctor Mk 1 monoplane VH-FEP

Frederick Edmunds collection
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Aeroplanes
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Luton, Bedfordshire, England
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Percival Aircraft Company Limited
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1942
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Sawfish.

Sawfish.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nandabitta
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1969
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The Gib, Bowral

The Gib, Bowral

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting depicting artist's father's Dreaming story by Jack Wunuwun, Gamedi, about 1981

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Gamardi Outstation, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack Wunuwun
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1985
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Weapon - Boomerang - returning

Weapon - Boomerang - returning

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Kyogle, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Nagas
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1978
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Protest banner, Point Pearce has no fishing rights - for their waters

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Bart Sansbury collection
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Banners
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Bart Sansbury
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Horses and Cowboys 1999

Horses and Cowboys 1999

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tristan Young
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1999
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Shire hall, Kyneton, Vic

Shire hall, Kyneton, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kyneton, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Matching cased pair of French .50 calibre duelling pistols with accessories, used by Sir Thomas Mitchell in Sydney in 1851

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Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 2
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Duelling pistols
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France
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Acier
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1851
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The Blue Mts NSW near Mt Victoria

The Blue Mts NSW near Mt Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1907
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Information card

Information card

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
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Information sheets
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Ceramic demijohn with cork

Ceramic demijohn with cork

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Demijohns
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Mr William Derham
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1888
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[Thomas] Walker Hospital near Sydney

[Thomas] Walker Hospital near Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Concord, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital
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1907
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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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Poster - 'Smash Apartheid, Close the Racist [South African] Embassy'

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Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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South Africa, Africa
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Containers
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Tropical Gardens, 'Arcadia', Magnetic Is, N.Q.

Tropical Gardens, 'Arcadia', Magnetic Is, N.Q.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Magnetic Island, Queensland, 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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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Queenie
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Christmas card from Effie Combes

Christmas card from Effie Combes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Footbridge, Lake Wollundry, Wagga, NSW

Footbridge, Lake Wollundry, Wagga, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Film negative - Trig erected on Krupp Hill, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Wet specimen - Horse - Heart samples

Wet specimen - Horse - Heart samples

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Poster titled 'Support your local Bicentennial community'

Poster titled 'Support your local Bicentennial community'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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1988
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Visit of the United States Fleet to Melbourne Australia

Visit of the United States Fleet to Melbourne Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull Springfield Goulburn containing a card

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Eve, Queen of Wurtimurti

Eve, Queen of Wurtimurti

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Queen Eve
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Model spearthrower

Model spearthrower

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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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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Cliff Everett
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Standard Peck gun-metal grain measure

Standard Peck gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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London, England
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NSW Government
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1832
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Poster 'Fair Play: The Golden Eras of Women's Test Cricket'

Poster 'Fair Play: The Golden Eras of Women's Test Cricket'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Glass plate negative - Bush scene, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory. The stringy-bark has had its bark removed for the purpose of constructing a canoe, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1911

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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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1911
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The bat and the rainbow

The bat and the rainbow

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Susanne Chalmers
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1974
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Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - Darwin

Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - Darwin

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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1931
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Bark painting 'The mimi man Normogormo on his way from Majong to Guriba' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gunbalanya, 1968

Bark painting 'The mimi man Normogormo on his way from Majon...

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1968
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by Herbert Basedow

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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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The Vicar Of Wakefield

The Vicar Of Wakefield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Palm leaf basket from Port Essington, made by Ningoldie Blyth, 2015

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Port Essington collection no. 2
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Baskets
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Cobourg Peninnsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ningoldie Blyth
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2015
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Cathedral Square, Christchurch, N.Z

Cathedral Square, Christchurch, N.Z

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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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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