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Painting depicts a writhing snake

Painting depicts a writhing snake

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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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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1967
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Reaping

Reaping

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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C. Blythe from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

C. Blythe from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Play booklet for the play 'Sleeping Beauty in the Wood, or Harlequin and the Magic Horn'

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Everitt and George Family collection
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Booklets
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Quota Club Bathurst

Quota Club Bathurst

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Stockman's Hut

Stockman's Hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Reef Fish

Reef Fish

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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Oh dry those tears

Oh dry those tears

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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1908
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Mechanics Hall, Stratford

Mechanics Hall, Stratford

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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View from President Hill, Gosford, 1913

View from President Hill, Gosford, 1913

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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Charles H. Kerry
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1913
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'August 23, 1898' by Brian Robinson.

'August 23, 1898' by Brian Robinson.

Brian Robinson collection no.1
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Etchings
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Brian Robinson
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2012
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Divining a site for the NMA

Divining a site for the NMA

Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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Deaf & Dumb & Blind Institute, Sydney

Deaf & Dumb & Blind Institute, 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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Blowering Dam

Blowering Dam

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Programs
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Blowering Dam, New South Wales, Australia
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Water Conservation & Irrigation Commission
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1968
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Macquarie Street, Dubbo, N.S.W., 1906

Macquarie Street, 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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Postcard advertising a film titled 'Missing Husbands'

Postcard advertising a film titled 'Missing Husbands'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1887
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Sepia photograph over looking a town

Sepia photograph over looking a town

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cardboard sign for coriander from market garden stall

Cardboard sign for coriander from market garden stall

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Signs
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 9

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 9

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Black and white photograph of cattle scene associated with Emanuel family

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Emanuel Family collection
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Violin made by William Auchterlonie, 1939

Violin made by William Auchterlonie, 1939

Raymond Holliday collection
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Convict love token from S. P[almer?], 1841

Convict love token from S. P[almer?], 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, early 1990s

Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, early 1990s

Bert Wright collection
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Bark painting depicting a male human figure with outstretched hands by David Malangi, Milingimbi, 1965

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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1965
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Postcard featuring a photograph portrait of W.F. Lloyd as a Labor Candidate in the Enoggera General Election 1912

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Enoggera, Queensland, Australia
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1912
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Certificate awarded at the The Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia Inc., 1960 for first prize for an organdie throwover

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1960
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Film negative - Aboriginal children bathing, Sunday Island, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Sunday Island, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Message stick

Message stick

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Message sticks
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1969
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Amalgamated Society of Engineers

Amalgamated Society of Engineers

Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Membership certificates
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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1850
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Bark painting representing kulama initiation by Deaf Tommy in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Deaf Tommy, Pukualamiri
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1965
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Soldiers Memorial Hall, Yass

Soldiers Memorial Hall, Yass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mr. Harrold F. Allert - The Society Entertainer and Drawing Room Humourist

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sepia photograph of people standing outside a bank in Scone

Sepia photograph of people standing outside a bank in Scone

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Scone, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of Eric Dark and Dot Butler mountain climbing

Photograph of Eric Dark and Dot Butler mountain climbing

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Mrs Dorothy 'Dot' Butler
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Timber rat trap

Timber rat trap

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Rat-traps
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New South Wales Postal Service red painted metal pillar box with an arched top

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Postboxes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Triggs, Marr & Taylor, Sydney
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1875
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Cylindrical oil lamp with fluted conical top and circular convex glass window

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Convict Era Shirt collection
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Oil lamps
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Granton, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Book titled 'The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay', 1789.

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Christies Auction collection
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Books
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Governor John Stockdale
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1789
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A Native of West-Australia

A Native of West-Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts
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Browne's and Valley Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Browne's and Valley 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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Seven Sisters

Seven Sisters

Songlines - Alison Munti Riley collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Alison Munti Riley
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2011
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Htel Macquarie, Port Macquarie

Htel Macquarie, Port Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A street with a cart and a double storey brick building

A street with a cart and a double storey brick building

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Booka Bay, Ettalong, NSW

Booka Bay, Ettalong, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ettalong Beach, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token engraved with the initials J.D., 1825

Convict love token engraved with the initials J.D., 1825

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Partly carved emu egg by Bill Reid

Partly carved emu egg by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Brown's & Valley Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Brown's & Valley Lakes, 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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Rawson Falls, Bundanoon

Rawson Falls, Bundanoon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Martin Place, Sydney

Martin Place, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Martin Place, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Second prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Second prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Head and torso of large scale Kewpie doll performance prop

Head and torso of large scale Kewpie doll performance prop

Sydney 2000 Olympic Games collection
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Performing arts equipment
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Glass plate negative - Baobab marked by Captain Lort Stokes' party in 1838, May River, off Stokes Bay, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Margaret Anglin

Margaret Anglin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Talma & Co
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The Technical School, Bairnsdale, Vic

The Technical School, Bairnsdale, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Manuscript containing handwritten reminiscences by Hope Webb (nee Faithfull) of Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Visit of U.S.A. Fleet to Sydney

Visit of U.S.A. Fleet to Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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1908
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