Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Highlights

Objects

Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Australasian Federated Butchers Union, Queensland Certificate of Recognition

Australasian Federated Butchers Union, Queensland Certificat...

Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
Apply Andrew Reeves collection no. 5 filter
Certificates
Apply Certificates filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Sands & McDougall Limited
Apply Sands & McDougall Limited filter
1900
Apply 1900 filter
Ear-biter Bruce

Ear-biter Bruce

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
Apply Political Humour Competition 1997 collection filter
Cartoons
Apply Cartoons filter
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Apply Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia filter
Mr Geoff Pryor
Apply Mr Geoff Pryor filter
1997
Apply 1997 filter
Courtroom sketch 'Dr Anthony Jones.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 8 October 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Dr Anthony Jones.' by Veronica O'Leary, da...

Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
Apply Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1 filter
Courtroom drawings
Apply Courtroom drawings filter
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Ms Veronica O'Leary
Apply Ms Veronica O'Leary filter
1982
Apply 1982 filter
Mark II Expo '67 Sound Chair

Mark II Expo '67 Sound Chair

Expo '67 - Sound Chair collection
Apply Expo '67 - Sound Chair collection filter
Chairs
Apply Chairs filter
1967
Apply 1967 filter
Don't forget - it must be Cobra Polish

Don't forget - it must be Cobra Polish

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Advertising postcards
Apply Advertising postcards filter
Blyth and Platt (Australia) Ltd
Apply Blyth and Platt (Australia) Ltd filter
A nurse standing between two male patients in bed, with another man sitting on the right side

A nurse standing between two male patients in bed, with anot...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1923
Apply 1923 filter
Typical Australian Aborigines

Typical Australian Aborigines

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Princely Gravy

Princely Gravy

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
Apply Mary Nicholson collection no. 2 filter
Sculptures
Apply Sculptures filter
North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Peter Nicholson
Apply Mr Peter Nicholson filter
1988
Apply 1988 filter
Kiama

Kiama

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1908
Apply 1908 filter
Postcard featuring a coloured print of a young woman in full army uniform, black stockings and holding a riding crop

Postcard featuring a coloured print of a young woman in full...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Parrangkeeyt - loin ornament

Parrangkeeyt - loin ornament

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
Apply Tooloyn Koortakay collection filter
Personal adornments
Apply Personal adornments filter
East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
Apply East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia filter
Vicki Couzens
Apply Vicki Couzens filter
2002
Apply 2002 filter
Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Spearheads
Apply Spearheads filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter
Poster depicting the Provisional Parliament House, Canberra, from the air

Poster depicting the Provisional Parliament House, Canberra,...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 20
Apply People's Paraphernalia collection no. 20 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
Apply Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor... filter
Australian National Publicity Association
Apply Australian National Publicity Association filter
1940
Apply 1940 filter
Head ornament made with macropod teeth

Head ornament made with macropod teeth

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
Apply Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1 filter
Head ornaments
Apply Head ornaments filter
Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
A Mopadrrunga, Spirit of the Dead, on Bark: A  Mopaditti.  Inv:

A Mopadrrunga, Spirit of the Dead, on Bark: A Mopaditti. I...

Dorothy Bennett collection
Apply Dorothy Bennett collection filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Antelemungarralei
Apply Antelemungarralei filter
Belt with four pouches from Light Horse uniform

Belt with four pouches from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
Apply James Taylor Light Horse collection filter
Military equipment
Apply Military equipment filter
Sergeant James S. Taylor
Apply Sergeant James S. Taylor filter
Florence and Christine Williamson under verandah, Munyang

Florence and Christine Williamson under verandah, Munyang

Snowy Scheme - Christine Filiamundi collection
Apply Snowy Scheme - Christine Filiamundi collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Munyang, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Munyang, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia filter
John P. Williamson
Apply John P. Williamson filter
1953
Apply 1953 filter
Red card holder for Copy of Freedom, City of London

Red card holder for Copy of Freedom, City of London

Dr Robert C Percival collection
Apply Dr Robert C Percival collection filter
Card holders
Apply Card holders filter
Mr Edgar W. Percival
Apply Mr Edgar W. Percival filter
Wooden Container

Wooden Container

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Containers
Apply Containers filter
Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Spearheads
Apply Spearheads filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter
Envelope

Envelope

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Envelopes
Apply Envelopes filter
Unidentified

Unidentified

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Yalioura
Apply Yalioura filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
Stanford Merthyr collier disaster.  Main Tunnel after the Explosion

Stanford Merthyr collier disaster. Main Tunnel after the Ex...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
A Galloway
Apply A Galloway filter
Scott's Head Beach near Macksville, NSW

Scott's Head Beach near Macksville, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Scotts Head, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Scotts Head, New South Wales, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Painting is divided into panels decorated with cross hatching and small circles

Painting is divided into panels decorated with cross hatchin...

Y Pettinato collection
Apply Y Pettinato collection filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Djunmal
Apply Djunmal filter
Horse and Cowboy and Bullocks 1997

Horse and Cowboy and Bullocks 1997

Liesl Rockchild collection
Apply Liesl Rockchild collection filter
Bush toys
Apply Bush toys filter
Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Johnny Young
Apply Johnny Young filter
1997
Apply 1997 filter
Australian Palace, Central Hall, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

Australian Palace, Central Hall, Franco-British Exhibition, ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
London, England
Apply London, England filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1908
Apply 1908 filter
Shield with cross design on front

Shield with cross design on front

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Shields
Apply Shields filter
Central Murray River Region, Victoria, Australia
Apply Central Murray River Region, Victoria, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1963
Apply 1963 filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Warren Portaminni
Apply Warren Portaminni filter
Two sets of playing cards within a box, featuring the logo of the FJ Holden

Two sets of playing cards within a box, featuring the logo o...

Jack Heenan collection
Apply Jack Heenan collection filter
Playing cards
Apply Playing cards filter
GM Holden Ltd
Apply GM Holden Ltd filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
Scout's Fireman badge certificate

Scout's Fireman badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
Apply Barry Williams collection filter
Certificates
Apply Certificates filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Barry Williams
Apply Mr Barry Williams filter
1943
Apply 1943 filter
Cambridge universal bridge S/N L251809

Cambridge universal bridge S/N L251809

Australian Survey Office collection no. 1
Apply Australian Survey Office collection no. 1 filter
Geophysical survey equipment
Apply Geophysical survey equipment filter
Information card

Information card

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
Apply Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1 filter
Information sheets
Apply Information sheets filter
A.B. Modwena Southwick Canal

A.B. Modwena Southwick Canal

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Sussex, England
Apply Sussex, England filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Stephen M. Orsto
Apply Stephen M. Orsto filter
Star of Peace

Star of Peace

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Notebook that contains a list of Eleanor and Eric Dark's record collection

Notebook that contains a list of Eleanor and Eric Dark's rec...

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
Apply Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1 filter
Notebooks
Apply Notebooks filter
Aesop's Fables up to date

Aesop's Fables up to date

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
England
Apply England filter
Raphael Tuck & Sons
Apply Raphael Tuck & Sons filter
Melton Hill, Townsville

Melton Hill, Townsville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Apply Townsville, Queensland, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1914
Apply 1914 filter
Postcard featuring a tram on a dirt road

Postcard featuring a tram on a dirt road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Begger's Opera. Red Cross Fete, 1922

Begger's Opera. Red Cross Fete, 1922

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic Postcards
Apply Photographic Postcards filter
India
Apply India filter
Fred Mitchell
Apply Fred Mitchell filter
1922
Apply 1922 filter
The Sun, London, Thursday, June 28, 1838

The Sun, London, Thursday, June 28, 1838

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Newspapers
Apply Newspapers filter
Handwritten note of sections of the bible

Handwritten note of sections of the bible

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
Group of people standing outside a bakery

Group of people standing outside a bakery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
The Burley boy draws attention

The Burley boy draws attention

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Spear

Spear

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
Apply Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2 filter
Spears
Apply Spears filter
South Australia, Australia
Apply South Australia, Australia filter
Howard Maple
Apply Howard Maple filter
1930
Apply 1930 filter
Weight and Centre of Gravity Schedule for G-AERD, 11 April 1980

Weight and Centre of Gravity Schedule for G-AERD, 11 April 1...

Neil Jensen collection
Apply Neil Jensen collection filter
Aviation documents
Apply Aviation documents filter
Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
Apply Enid Bowden collection filter
Blades
Apply Blades filter
Normanton, Queensland, Australia
Apply Normanton, Queensland, Australia filter
Postcard featuring a comic pen and ink sketch of a soldier shaving in a trench while shells explode close by

Postcard featuring a comic pen and ink sketch of a soldier s...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Apply Brisbane, Queensland, Australia filter
Post Office, Nowra, 1909

Post Office, Nowra, 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Nowra, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1909
Apply 1909 filter
Gibson wedding party in front of Old Tirrana House

Gibson wedding party in front of Old Tirrana House

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Postcard featuring a black and white photograph (printed) of Patrick O'Connor, the Irish Giant

Postcard featuring a black and white photograph (printed) of...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Tipperary, County Tipperary, Ireland
Apply Tipperary, County Tipperary, Ireland filter
O Gauge House model train USA-type diesel locomotive

O Gauge House model train USA-type diesel locomotive

Bruce Macdonald collection
Apply Bruce Macdonald collection filter
Toy locomotives
Apply Toy locomotives filter
Approach to the bridge, Nowra, NSW

Approach to the bridge, Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Nowra, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1941
Apply 1941 filter
Round, pale pink velvet powder applicator with a pink ribbon hand holder

Round, pale pink velvet powder applicator with a pink ribbon...

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
Apply Hilda Creager collection no. 1 filter
Powder puffs
Apply Powder puffs filter
Wattle Day League, S.A, 1918

Wattle Day League, S.A, 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
Apply Social History Museums (South Australia) collection filter
Commemorative badges
Apply Commemorative badges filter
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
A W. Patrick
Apply A W. Patrick filter
1918
Apply 1918 filter
Two men in hats standing behind a counter

Two men in hats standing behind a counter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Glass plate negative - The game of 'gorri', Humbert River station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

Glass plate negative - The game of 'gorri', Humbert River st...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Glass plate negatives
Apply Glass plate negatives filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Dr Herbert Basedow
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow filter
1922
Apply 1922 filter
Maraiin

Maraiin

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
Apply Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5 filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia filter
George Baldu
Apply George Baldu filter
1968
Apply 1968 filter
Arthur's Seat, Hollywood, Garden of the Moon, Arthur's Seat, VIc

Arthur's Seat, Hollywood, Garden of the Moon, Arthur's Seat,...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Arthurs Seat, Victoria, Australia
Apply Arthurs Seat, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Load more objects