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Pair of short white cotton gloves worn by Aboriginal rights activist Faith Bandler

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Faith Bandler collection
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Gloves
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Faith I. Bandler
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1955
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Horses and Cowboy 1997

Horses and Cowboy 1997

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Wallace
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1997
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Glass plate negative - Man holding a child, Victoria River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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1922
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Australian Aborigines

Australian Aborigines

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts
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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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Francella Tungutulum
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The Cairn

The Cairn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John W. Alexander
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Kangaroo and Joey  with Saratoga Fish.

Kangaroo and Joey with Saratoga Fish.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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A glimpse of the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

A glimpse of the 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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Dance program titled 'Government House'

Dance program titled 'Government House'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sunny Australia - A Bush Home

Sunny Australia - A Bush Home

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Bark painting 'Tribal country of the Kangaroos & their mythical journey' by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1970

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 7
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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1970
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A tisket, a tasket, I've found a yellow basket

A tisket, a tasket, I've found a yellow basket

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Photographic postcard of The Light Blues 1907 rugby team

Photographic postcard of The Light Blues 1907 rugby team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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1907
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Large square, arch and round windows from Play School

Large square, arch and round windows from Play School

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) - Play School collection ...
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Windows
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Double Bay, Sydney, NSW

Double Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hotel Minerva

Hotel Minerva

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Star of the Sea - R.C. Church. Watson's Bay, N.S.W

Star of the Sea - R.C. Church. Watson's Bay, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Catholic Church
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The  North-east wind

The North-east wind

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unawanda
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1948
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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Convict love token from William Hancock, 1832

Convict love token from William Hancock, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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The Moon Man and his wife and the son

The Moon Man and his wife and the son

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Claudia Kantilia
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Postcard featuring a full length printed photograph of Billy Waugh

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain. Azaria Chamberlain Trial, Darwin, 1982.' by Veronica O'Leary.

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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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Ammunition belt from Light Horse uniform

Ammunition belt 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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Purchase slip from Takeda Bros. and Co., 1931

Purchase slip from Takeda Bros. and Co., 1931

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Receipts
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Takeda Bros & Co
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1931
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Large building on a rise with a smaller building in the foreground, possibly houses, with pine trees

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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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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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Receipt from Tirranna race club 1874

Receipt from Tirranna race club 1874

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Receipts
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1974
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Print - Repose in the Mail

Print - Repose in the Mail

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1835
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Five children, an older boy, and a man standing under a weeping willow tree on the banks of the Macquarie River at Bathurst

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Macquarie River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Carved and decorated wooden stingray made by Mani Luki in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

Carved and decorated wooden stingray made by Mani Luki in Sn...

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mani Luki
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1965
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Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Rose.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Rose.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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Lantern slide - Group of Aboriginal people, Cape Dombey, north of Port Keats, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Cape Dombey, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Postcard featuring a photographic montage of a mother and daughter with an image of a soldier about them

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1916
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Burnished, wooden fighting club

Burnished, wooden fighting club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Clubs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Convict love token from S. Hart, 1844

Convict love token from S. Hart, 1844

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Five men and two camels.

Five men and two camels.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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No Republic

No Republic

Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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T-shirts
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Postcards
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1914
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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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Aboriginal breastplate for Coomee, Last of Her Tribe, Murramarang

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E Milne collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Coomee
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1909
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Martin Place, Sydney NSW

Martin Place, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Martin Place, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Macquarie Street, Sydney

Macquarie Street, 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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Blue petal hat

Blue petal hat

Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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Handwritten recipe for making soup

Handwritten recipe for making soup

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Gt. Bourke St. looking East from Queen 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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He'll be home soon, sick and wounded. Give him a helping hand.

He'll be home soon, sick and wounded. Give him a helping han...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Robbing the forest

Robbing the forest

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Pencil drawing in Papunya style by Uta Uta Tjangala, Pintupi, 1971

Pencil drawing in Papunya style by Uta Uta Tjangala, Pintupi...

Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Pencil drawings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1971
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Autographic Kodak Junior camera

Autographic Kodak Junior camera

Harold Stevens collection
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Cameras
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Rochester, New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1920
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Dirt street with parked cars, a chemist's shop and a draper's shop

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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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The

The "Y" Factor

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Beach and Dressing Sheds, Balmoral NSW

Beach and Dressing Sheds, Balmoral 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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Ritz, Leura

The Ritz, Leura

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Leura, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kingsclere. Greenknowe Ave, Potts Point

Kingsclere. Greenknowe Ave, Potts Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Compliments of the Season [Boat in a harbour]

Compliments of the Season [Boat in a harbour]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ernest Bosch, consulting optician

Ernest Bosch, consulting optician

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Malayan-type hollow square wooden smoking pipe, with metal bowl and incised cross-hatching

Malayan-type hollow square wooden smoking pipe, with metal b...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Smoking pipes
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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1948
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His was the vision, ours was the task [F. M. Ludbrook]

His was the vision, ours was the task [F. M. Ludbrook]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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E M. Ludbrook
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