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Railways of Australia Gold Life Pass issued to the Hon Harold Holt

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Transport passes
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Australia
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Commonwealth Railways
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The Strike, 1909

The Strike, 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Broken Hill Proprietary Limited
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1909
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On our selection

On our selection

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Carrington Hospital, Camden

Carrington Hospital, Camden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Camden, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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Patrol Box No.1 used by anthropologist Ian Hogbin in the Solomon Islands and New Guinea, 1933-1935

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Macleay Museum collection
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Boxes
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Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands
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Dr Ian Hogbin
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1933
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Painting depicts numerous panels containing fish

Painting depicts numerous panels containing fish

Professor Adolphus Elkin collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Muraina's Quarrel with Gandji, the Jabilai Man and Wurrban, the Emu Woman.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djawa
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For Old Times Sake.  McRobie's Gully, Hobart

For Old Times Sake. McRobie's Gully, Hobart

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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McRobies Gully, Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Ngurti' by Kuji Rosie Goodjie and Jukuja Nora Tjookootja, 2007

'Ngurti' by Kuji Rosie Goodjie and Jukuja Nora Tjookootja, 2...

Canning Stock Route collection
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Containers
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Kuji R. Goodjie
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2007
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Painting depicts a large central concentric circle with six smaller ones

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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Eskbank Station

Eskbank Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Mr Frederick P. Hobbs
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1909
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Cream-coloured dance program titled

Cream-coloured dance program titled "BALMAIN ASSEMBLY, Wedne...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1870
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Sabaea Ovata

Sabaea Ovata

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Broken Hill Pickets 1909, Police Station

Broken Hill Pickets 1909, Police Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Police
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1909
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Four men standing on rocks at the beach

Four men standing on rocks at the beach

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, 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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The green turtle, Gariwa - Yirrkala, 1948

The green turtle, Gariwa - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Townsville from Magazine Island

Townsville from Magazine Island

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Wesleyan Church and Hospital, Ararat, Victoria

Wesleyan Church and Hospital, Ararat, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ararat, Victoria, Australia
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Coiled basket

Coiled basket

Florence Gaby collection
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Baskets
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S.S. Karatta at Jetty, Kingscote, K.I.

S.S. Karatta at Jetty, Kingscote, K.I.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Post Office, Maitland, NSW

Post Office, Maitland, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Fibre basket by Thelma Judson, 2008

Fibre basket by Thelma Judson, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Thelma Judson
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2008
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Convict love token from Dennis Greenfield, 1833

Convict love token from Dennis Greenfield, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Australian Natives - Gymnasium Work - Preparatory to 'Winning Back the Ashes

Australian Natives - Gymnasium Work - Preparatory to 'Winnin...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Among the tombs, Dead Island, Port Arthur, Tasmania

Among the tombs, Dead Island, Port Arthur, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Isle of the Dead, Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Blue Mountains NSW Fern Tree Gully

The Blue Mountains NSW Fern Tree Gully

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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Looking across the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Looking across 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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Somebody's Sweetheart, I want to be

Somebody's Sweetheart, I want to be

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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1907
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Methodist church, Mildura, Vic

Methodist church, Mildura, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Painting depicting a pair of black frogs

Painting depicting a pair of black frogs

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gawirrin Gumana
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1967
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Film negative - Expedition camp, Aparanya, South Australia, from the north-west, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Bark painting 'Stingray dance performed in the Yirritja Narra Ceremonies' by Birrikidji Gumana, Tirrkala, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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1966
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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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Painting is divided into 8 sections with 4 birds & 4 lizards

Painting is divided into 8 sections with 4 birds & 4 lizards

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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Bohemian Dramatic Company - Miss Vene Linden

Bohemian Dramatic Company - Miss Vene Linden

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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Costume design in gouache and pencil on paper with card backing, showing an Aboriginal woman wearing a feathered pubic apron and wristbands

Costume design in gouache and pencil on paper with card back...

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Design drawings
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Looking south, Tower Hill, near Warrnambool, Vic

Looking south, Tower Hill, near Warrnambool, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tower Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Handwritten letter to Arthur Cocks & Co Ltd, with stamps from W R Williams, Chemist, Manly

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Gweneth Meyers collection
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Business letters
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Arthur Cocks & Co. Ltd
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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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Leah Kerinaiua
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Enfield, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Enfield Progressive Association
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Toby, King of Vanrook

Toby, King of Vanrook

Toby of Vanrook Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Vanrook, Queensland, Australia
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King Toby
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Booklet detailing Tirranna races rules

Booklet detailing Tirranna races rules

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Booklets
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Needlework pattern for 'Table Centre Design 2171'

Needlework pattern for 'Table Centre Design 2171'

Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Needlework patterns
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Florence Ethel Faithfull (Bobbie) and female companion holding bamboo parasols during their holiday in Java.

Florence Ethel Faithfull (Bobbie) and female companion holdi...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Breastplate 'Gallawang King of Delta, 1893

Breastplate 'Gallawang King of Delta, 1893

Delta Downs Station collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Delta Downs Station, Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Gallawang
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1893
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Envelope addressed to Mrs Faithfull, postmarked

Envelope addressed to Mrs Faithfull, postmarked "NEW YORK MA...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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New York, United States of America
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Dinner knife with CPRR  stamped into the handle

Dinner knife with CPRR stamped into the handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dinner knives
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Sheffield, England
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Thurston & Sons
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The Glowlamp Fairy

The Glowlamp Fairy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Postcard featuring King William Street, Adelaide

Postcard featuring King William Street, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Florence Ethel Faithfull as a child

Florence Ethel Faithfull as a child

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Trevallyn from Royal Park, Launceston, Tas

Trevallyn from Royal Park, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Trevallyn, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Watercolour of two boats with reflections

Watercolour of two boats with reflections

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Rock Wallaby - Charlie Egeley, artist

Rock Wallaby - Charlie Egeley, artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Charlie Egeley
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Group of women wearing hats and holding donation boxes

Group of women wearing hats and holding donation boxes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two illustrations - First Victa Lawnmower and First Ear Muffs

Two illustrations - First Victa Lawnmower and First Ear Muff...

Geoff Pryor collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1989
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Bondi Beach, NSW

Bondi Beach, 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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Photograph of Bill Hayden and Fred Daly

Photograph of Bill Hayden and Fred Daly

Fred Daly collection
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1979
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Young woman dressed in a riding habit standing beside a light coloured horse with a small dog at her feet.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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