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Bark painting by Ngardangi, 1965 -   depicts 10 large brolgas and a very small white brolga

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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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Ngardangi
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'Royal' of the West, Bathurst Show prize certificate awarded to V M Wilson, 1975

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1975
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The lake and bridge, Yarrawonga, Victoria

The lake and bridge, Yarrawonga, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lake Mulwala, Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Two Australians

Two Australians

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Spooner
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Cartoons
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Mr John Spooner
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2005
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George St., Sydney

George St., 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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Double Bay, Sydney [showinng Darling Point]

Double Bay, Sydney [showinng Darling Point]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Bridge, Macksville, NSW

The Bridge, Macksville, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Macksville, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Watson's Bay (Showing Hotel) Sydney. N.S.W

Watson's Bay (Showing Hotel) Sydney. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Burnished, wooden boomerang incised with decorative designs

Burnished, wooden boomerang incised with decorative designs

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Glass plate negative - Members of vice-regal party standing around three Dort cars, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Central Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1923
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Bathes of Apollon

Bathes of Apollon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Photograph of Harry Hawker and his Sopwith aircraft at Caulfield Racecourse 1914

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Harry G. Hawker
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1914
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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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"FIRST 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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Frank Proust slips en route to Southern Cloud crash site

Frank Proust slips en route to Southern Cloud crash site

Frank Proust collection
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Photographs
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Alan Kemp
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1958
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Kungkarangkalpa by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Kungkarangkalpa by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Judith Y. Chambers
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2011
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The Devil's Hand-prints, Shoalhaven, NSW

The Devil's Hand-prints, Shoalhaven, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Evening lights, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

Evening lights, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Mental Hospital, Parramatta, NSW

The Mental Hospital, Parramatta, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brown's River, near Hobart, Tas

Brown's River, near Hobart, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Browns River, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1949
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Kelso Church, Bathurst, NSW

Kelso Church, Bathurst, NSW

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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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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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Department of Lands, Sydney Warning Corwn Land

Department of Lands, Sydney Warning Corwn Land

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Signs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Department of Lands
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Advertising card featuring Matt Wells

Advertising card featuring Matt Wells

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Sydney Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913
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Asymmetrical brown boomerang

Asymmetrical brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Western Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Car travelling down a road lined with power lines

Car travelling down a road lined with power lines

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mt Canabolas, Orange, NSW

Mt Canabolas, Orange, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Canobolas, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bathurst District Hospital Womans' [sic] Auxiliary

Bathurst District Hospital Womans' [sic] Auxiliary

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Kangaroo paw mounted in silver with a supporting stand and a globular gimbal-mounted cigar lighter

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Terence Lane collection
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Cigarette lighters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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James W Steeth & Son
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1940
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Cane cutter's water bottle

Cane cutter's water bottle

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Water bags
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Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1926 - Fastest Time medal

Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1926 - Fastest Time medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1926
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Australia Day, 1918

Australia Day, 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Glass plate negative - Jim, the Chinese gardener, Durham Downs station, Queensland, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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Caricature of five rabbits sitting in a row

Caricature of five rabbits sitting in a row

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harry B. Neilson
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Tea arriving at foot of Aerial Ropeway, Ceylon - Lipton series

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Ceylon
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Grey Street, from Town Hall Tower, Glen Innes, NSW

Grey Street, from Town Hall Tower, Glen Innes, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Glen Innes, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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George's River, Lorne

George's River, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Saint George River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Postcard featuring the St Kilda Esplanade

Postcard featuring the St Kilda Esplanade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ceramic umbrella stand in the form of a kangaroo, made by Doulton, England, 1885

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Terence Lane collection
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Umbrella stands
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Lambeth, London, England
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George Tinworth
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1885
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Students outside a school at Warat

Students outside a school at Warat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token dated August 8th, 1803

Convict love token dated August 8th, 1803

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Lock Hing China Ware Store, 33 Queen's Road

Lock Hing China Ware Store, 33 Queen's Road

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Invoices
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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A.E. Stoddart bat, 1897

A.E. Stoddart bat, 1897

Nanette Ward collection
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Cricket bats
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B Warsop
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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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Gatji, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Lantern slide - Herbert Basedow interviewing Danbidelli (Jim Mariner), photographer unknown, Innamincka, South Australia, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Innamincka, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Glass plate negative - Men fighting with clubs called 'kutturu', Luritja people, Finke River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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The pink cockatoo [Lophochroa Leadbeater]

The pink cockatoo [Lophochroa Leadbeater]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A sketch from life in Katoomba Railway Station

A sketch from life in Katoomba Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Baby [Maxwell T. Brock]

Baby [Maxwell T. Brock]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Arms are for linking

Arms are for linking

Audrey Johnson collection
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Political badges
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Victoria versus New South Wales 4 Sept 1964

Victoria versus New South Wales 4 Sept 1964

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Section of green metal security fence post, which became a projectile during the bombing of the Australian Embassy in Jakarta on 9 September 2004

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David Ritchie collection
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Fences
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Jakarta, Sumatra, Indonesia
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Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
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2004
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Beach  and a drawing of a woman

Beach and a drawing of a woman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mourning envelope addressed to W. P. Faithfull in Augustus Lucian Faithfull's handwriting

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Bondi Beach, looking north, NSW

Bondi Beach, looking north, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Diary of a boat trip from Melbourne to Japan via Sydney, Brisbane, Townsville, Magnetic Island, Cairns, Thursday Island, Hong Kong, Canton and Shanghai in 1935

Diary of a boat trip from Melbourne to Japan via Sydney, Bri...

Lorelle Moore collection
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Diaries
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Victoria, Australia
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Lorelle Moore
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1935
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