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Larry Coonan (left) and Frank Feast ready to leave a lunch camp, 1928

Larry Coonan (left) and Frank Feast ready to leave a lunch c...

Frank E Feast collection
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Negatives
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Australia
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Mr Frank E. Feast
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1928
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Railway Station Arncliffe

Railway Station Arncliffe

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Arncliffe, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Letter from J.A. Sharpe to Thomas Mussen, July 1865

Letter from J.A. Sharpe to Thomas Mussen, July 1865

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Joseph Sharpe
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1865
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Convict love token from Charles Lamb, 1826

Convict love token from Charles Lamb, 1826

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Album containing 97 menus, 20 seating plans and 47 photographs from Parliament House dining rooms...

Album containing 97 menus, 20 seating plans and 47 photograp...

Betty Hall collection
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Albums
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1918
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears, mouth and teeth

Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears, mouth a...

Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Croxley notebook with a brown card cover, featuring a red crest of a lion with the text

Croxley notebook with a brown card cover, featuring a red cr...

Austin Byrne collection no. 1
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Notebooks
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1970
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Princess Street, Edimbourg

Princess Street, Edimbourg

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Three men standing outside a Commercial Banking Company of Sydney building

Three men standing outside a Commercial Banking Company of S...

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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Commercial Banking Company of Sydney Limited
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1905
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Sepia toned photograph of William Gilbert (W.G.) Grace

Sepia toned photograph of William Gilbert (W.G.) Grace

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Brighton, England
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E. Hawkins and Company
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Snake sculpture

Snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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1982
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Crimson full-length tunic, part of Castellorizian formal attire worn by Rose Pappas

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George Pappas collection no. 1
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Tunics
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Megisti, Greece
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Rose Pappas
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1922
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Album containing photographs of Herbert (1905) and his mother and father

Album containing photographs of Herbert (1905) and his mothe...

Herbert Browne collection
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Photograph albums
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Boomerang

Boomerang

John Magers collection
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Boomerangs
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Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1975
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Sugar cane cutting knife

Sugar cane cutting knife

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Knives
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Cream coloured school copybook

Cream coloured school copybook

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exercise books
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Hand-drawn family tree of the Pitt family

Hand-drawn family tree of the Pitt family

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Genealogical charts
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Portrait photograph of Peta Toppano

Portrait photograph of Peta Toppano

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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The Snowy river at Jindabyne

The Snowy river at Jindabyne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Jindabyne, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Birds eye view of Parramatta. N.S.W

Birds eye view of Parramatta. N.S.W

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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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Igor Zorich collection
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Spearheads
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Memorial invitation, final speech and photograph relating to Ben Chifley

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Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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Young Australia

Young Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Engraved boab nut 'Attempt to Seduce a Wife' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Attempt to Seduce a Wife' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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War Memorial, Warragul, Vic

War Memorial, Warragul, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Warragul, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Mary's Little Mouth

Mary's Little Mouth

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wellington Caves

Wellington Caves

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wellington Caves, Wellington, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Print - A Lesson for the Horsekeeper

Print - A Lesson for the Horsekeeper

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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1834
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Jacket from Light Horse uniform

Jacket 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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1918
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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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Enid Purutataameri
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Welcome Home Noble Brothers

Welcome Home Noble Brothers

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Banners
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1863
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Painting depicts male (left) and female modjarki, freshwater crocodiles (Crocodylus johnstoni)

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1970
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Tararazuka Hotel, Japan

Tararazuka Hotel, Japan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Japan
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a coloured head portrait of an

Postcard featuring a coloured head portrait of an "Italian "...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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L Garling
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Punch magazine collection
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Cartoons
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London, England
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Punch
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1899
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Convict love token from Samual Phillips, May 2nd, 1820

Convict love token from Samual Phillips, May 2nd, 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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St Georges' River Lorne

St Georges' River Lorne

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Bowls
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr R L Bellamy
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1915
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Photographs
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Photograph of Jane Macdonald Gellibrand

Photograph of Jane Macdonald Gellibrand

Joseph Tice Gellibrand collection
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Photographs
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Refreshments

Refreshments

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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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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Breaking the record

Breaking the record

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scene in Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

Scene in Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two women and two boys playing tennis

Two women and two boys playing tennis

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Grandfather Turner. Father of John Turner

Grandfather Turner. Father of John Turner

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Portrait photographs
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Scotland
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Film negative - Bert Oliffe (left) and Frank Feast doing the dishes, lunch camp, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Copy of Stradivari's 'Haussman' cello, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1953

Copy of Stradivari's 'Haussman' cello, made by Australian ma...

EV Llewellyn collection
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Cellos
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1953
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Sydney Harbour from Botanical Gardens

Sydney Harbour from Botanical Gardens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a colour tinted printed photograph of mounted soldier horsemen pulling drays through open bushland.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Ochre sanding disc used by Kenny Brown, 2013

Ochre sanding disc used by Kenny Brown, 2013

Kenny Brown collection
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Sandpaper
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Mr Kenny Brown
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Photograph of Edgar Richard Mayne standing in front of the scoreboard of the East Melbourne Cricket Club

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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'Dukurrurru stone story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1967

'Dukurrurru stone story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1967

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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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Elongated diamond-shaped burnished wooden parrying shield decorated with blue pigment

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19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Shields
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Upper Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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1840
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The Salvation Army Soldiers and Relatives Hostel, Featherston

The Salvation Army Soldiers and Relatives Hostel, Feathersto...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mauve leather right shoe, with a baby Louis heel and a narrow pointed toe

Mauve leather right shoe, with a baby Louis heel and a narro...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoes
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1910
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Glass plate negative - Munjinna Bill, who accompanied the explorer R. F. Maurice on all his expeditions, at Maurice's grave, Yalata station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

Glass plate negative - Munjinna Bill, who accompanied the ex...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Saddleworth, South Australia, Australia
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Midland Agricultural Society
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