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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke standing in a garden.

Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke standing in a garden.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Wet specimen - Horse - heart. This may be the Army horse heart used to compare with Phar Lap's heart at the AIA.

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MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Sir Colin MacKenzie
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Handwritten note of sections of the bible

Handwritten note of sections of the bible

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notes
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Savez Jugoslavenskih Iseljenika Australije

Savez Jugoslavenskih Iseljenika Australije

Marin Alagich collection no. 1
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Cards
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Scots Church - Church Hill

Scots Church - Church Hill

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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Public Hospital, Dubbo, N.S.W., 1906

Public Hospital, Dubbo, N.S.W., 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Painting depicts two fish side by side & alimentary tract

Painting depicts two fish side by side & alimentary tract

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Mick O. Momega
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Government House

Government House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Government
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1849
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Postcard featuring crowd at a racetrack

Postcard featuring crowd at a racetrack

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Breadcarters Award (Northumberland), 12 November 1943

Breadcarters Award (Northumberland), 12 November 1943

ET Fealy collection
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Information sheets
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Single cufflink

Single cufflink

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Cufflinks
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Hope Faithfull seated in the studio with her husband

Hope Faithfull seated in the studio with her husband

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bark painting by Ginjuwai , 1964 - depicts two women on either side of white fire, surrounded by heaps of flour (red circles)

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Bark paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ginjuwai
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1964
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Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kit bag from Light Horse uniform

Kit bag from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military uniforms
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Round the grass-tuft glided a pearly shell.

Round the grass-tuft glided a pearly shell.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Surfing Australia

Surfing Australia

Australian National Travel Association collection
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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian National Travel Association
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1930
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Message stick carrier

Message stick carrier

JW Lindo collection
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Message sticks
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'Witji Rock Holes' by Jane Gimme, 2007

'Witji Rock Holes' by Jane Gimme, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Jane Gimme
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2007
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Aboriginal breastplate for Sawyer, King of Wickham Hill

Aboriginal breastplate for Sawyer, King of Wickham Hill

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Wickham Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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"Brown & Kidd Pty Ltd Bakery Engineers and Machinery Merchan...

ET Fealy collection
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Information sheets
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Melbourne Train Entering Kilcunda Station

Melbourne Train Entering Kilcunda Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kilcunda, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Cylindrical carved wooden drum collected in the Bamu River district of British New Guinea in 1901

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Viscount Elibank collection
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Musical drums
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Bamu River district, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A H. Jiear
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1901
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'Canning Stock Route Country' by Patrick Tjungurrayi, 2007

'Canning Stock Route Country' by Patrick Tjungurrayi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Patrick Tjungurrayi
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2007
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A halt. While the billy boils

A halt. While the billy boils

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Massey-Harris Co. Ltd
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1910
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The Bali ten & eleven

The Bali ten & eleven

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Matt Golding
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Cartoons
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Mr Matt Golding
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2006
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Commemorative mug for the Federation of Australia in 1901

Commemorative mug for the Federation of Australia in 1901

David Westcott collection no. 3
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Commemorative mugs
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England, United Kingdom
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Doulton and Company
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1900
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Handmade wood drill consisting of spindle and revolving wing held in position along the dowel handle by a length of cord

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Guiseppe Picone collection
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Hand drills
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Mr Guiseppe '. Picone
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Handwritten recipes

Handwritten recipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Politcal handbill titled 'Cash at Crank's bank', which was produced for the 1931 federal election

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Paul Hills collection
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Handbills
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Country National Party
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1931
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Giant clam shell

Giant clam shell

Australian Fisheries Management Authority collection
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Shells
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The Wool Teams -

The Wool Teams - "The Sydney Mail" On the Land Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Blue Lake, 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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Buchanan Hospital, matron and nursing staff

Buchanan Hospital, matron and nursing staff

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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City Skyline, Melbourne

City Skyline, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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1945
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Traffic Bridge, Sydney Road, Granville

Traffic Bridge, Sydney Road, Granville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Pair of boots used by Jim Pike

Pair of boots used by Jim Pike

Jim Pike collection
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Boots
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'The Willows' - Jenolan Caves NSW

'The Willows' - Jenolan Caves NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Jenolan Caves, Oberon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Torrens Lake, Adelaide, South Australia

Torrens Lake, Adelaide, South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Millers Point, Sydney

Millers Point, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Millers Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Young man on a dark coloured horse.

Young man on a dark coloured horse.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Bayonet with scabbard from Light Horse uniform

Bayonet with scabbard from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military equipment
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Postcard featuring Tramways in Elsternwick

Postcard featuring Tramways in Elsternwick

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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1937
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Flake [stone implement]

Flake [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Unmodified flakes
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Man dressed in either fancy dress, national costume or theatrical clothing

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Poster titled 'Advance Australia Where?'

Poster titled 'Advance Australia Where?'

Lorraine Coutts collection
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Posters
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Aboriginal Tent Embassy, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Terri...
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National Aborigines and Islanders Day Observance Committee
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1992
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Dhuwa Ngarra  ceremonies.

Dhuwa Ngarra ceremonies.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Larrtjuna
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1965
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World Tunnel Record Holder medallion awarded to A S Novikov 1956

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Snowy Scheme Tunnelling Medal collection
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Medals
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Australia
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1956
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Smith's Family Bible Vol. 2

Smith's Family Bible Vol. 2

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bibles
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Stubbies brand pair of green sailing shorts worn by Will Baillieu, Starboard Grinder on Australia II during the 1983 America's Cup

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Will Baillieu collection
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Shorts
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Australia
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Stubbies
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1983
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S.P Giant 5000 Engine

S.P Giant 5000 Engine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ceremonial wooden wheelbarrow used at the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs bewteen 1912 and 2001

Ceremonial wooden wheelbarrow used at the turning of the fir...

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Wheelbarrows
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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W J. Spence
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1877
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'Purrungu' by Jackie Giles, 2008

'Purrungu' by Jackie Giles, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Warburton, Western Australia, Australia
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Jackie Giles
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2008
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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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Postcards
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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1919
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Water Filter with lid and tap

Water Filter with lid and tap

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Water filters
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The Methodist Church & hall, Mt Gambier, SA

The Methodist Church & hall, 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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