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Lizard sculpture

Lizard sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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Little Grey Fergie toy tractor handcrafted from salvaged box timber and wire by 10 year old Brian Burns in 1943.

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John McNally collection
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Toy tractors
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Cudgen, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Brian Burns
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1943
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Collins Street, Melbourne, Vic

Collins Street, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Speech by Senator N E McKenna on the death of Ben Chifley ,19th June 1951, and a note card

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Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Kiama

Kiama

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Black and white photograph of US swimmers Charlotte Boyle, Alice Lord, Ethelda Bleibtrey and Leslie Bunyan, 1919

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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New York, United States of America
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Miss Charlotte Boyle
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1919
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Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Souvenir necktie for staff of the Maralinga atomic test facility

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Maralinga collection
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Neckties
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Australia
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Austico
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1956
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Wet specimen - Horse - oesophagus

Wet specimen - Horse - oesophagus

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Australian scene, lunch hour

Australian scene, lunch hour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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George Street, Sydney

George Street, Sydney

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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Bark painting 'Mythical Figure' by by Bob Balirrbalirr Dirdi, Gunbalanya, 1974

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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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Bob Balirrbalirr Dirdi
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1974
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Letter from Stephen White to his sons, 1862

Letter from Stephen White to his sons, 1862

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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New Zealand
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Stephen White
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1862
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The Methodist Church & hall, Mt Gambier, SA

The Methodist Church & hall, 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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Aboriginal breastplate for Sawyer, King of Wickham Hill

Aboriginal breastplate for Sawyer, King of Wickham Hill

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Wickham Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Aboriginal corroboree, showing a house and fencing in background.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Print of coast scene near Rapid Bay. Sunset. Natives fishing with nets

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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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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1926
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Invitation addressed to Miss Faithfull from the Governor and Lady Carrington

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Liberty Inn & Queen Street, Warragul, Vic

Liberty Inn & Queen Street, 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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West Australian Flora no. 6

West Australian Flora no. 6

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden skis

Wooden skis

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Skis
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Antarctica
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Robert G. Dovers
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1951
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The Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

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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Letter to W H Treloar from Young Bros, Horsham 1913

Letter to W H Treloar from Young Bros, Horsham 1913

Eric J Treloar collection
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Business letters
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Horsham, Victoria, Australia
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R J. Young
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1913
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Interior for Opening Parliament, C/S

Interior for Opening Parliament, C/S

Marcia Rankin collection
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Oil paintings
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Sir Ivor H. Hele CBE
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1954
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Centenary Tower & The Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Centenary Tower & The 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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Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, New South Wales, Austr...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Envelope to Mrs John Richmond

Envelope to Mrs John Richmond

Joan Richmond collection
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Envelopes
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Toorak, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1931
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Convict love token from D. Poultney, 1829

Convict love token from D. Poultney, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Lucian Faithfull and his daughter Hazel, both on horseback

Lucian Faithfull and his daughter Hazel, both on horseback

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Manning River, Taree

Manning River, Taree

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manning River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Panorama of Adelaide, SA

Panorama of Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Film negative - Women carrying large plaited baskets, Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Glass plate negative - Blue waterlilies (Nymphaea nouchali) in billabong, Barker Gorge, 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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Postcard featuring a photograph of two soldiers in full uniform photographed in a studio setting

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dinner menu from R.M.S. Otway that has been signed by the Australian cricket team of 1912

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Nanette Ward collection
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Menus
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1912
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Glass plate negative - Old man in front of his hut, Yandruwandha people, Innamincka district, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Always in our hearts. Royal Tour Souvenir 1954 Australia

Always in our hearts. Royal Tour Souvenir 1954 Australia

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Commemorative badges
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Entrance to Queen Elizabeth Park, SA

Entrance to Queen Elizabeth Park, 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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Letter written by Hilda Creager to her father

Letter written by Hilda Creager to her father

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Letters
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Program for the official opening of J.B Young Limited, Queanbeyan, May 23 1956

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Programs
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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1956
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Australian Aboriginal Full war paint

Australian Aboriginal Full war paint

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Queensland Government
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Glass plate negative - Aboriginal postman carrying mail between Nullabor station, South Australia, and Eucla, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Letter to Mons. F. Rouge from Jean V. Augsburger

Letter to Mons. F. Rouge from Jean V. Augsburger

Neil Jensen collection
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Letters
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QSL card for VK5GW

QSL card for VK5GW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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Fish scoop

Fish scoop

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Fishing equipment
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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For King and Country

For King and Country

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for VK2LZ, Australian Experimental Station

QSL card for VK2LZ, Australian Experimental Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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Melbourne train climbing Bourne Creek Bank, Kilcunda

Melbourne train climbing Bourne Creek Bank, Kilcunda

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bourne Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Dance card from the State Ball at Old Parliament House in 1937

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1937
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The interior, St Francis Xavier Cathedral, Adelaide SA

The interior, St Francis Xavier Cathedral, Adelaide SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Racing silks in the colours of Tony Santic

Racing silks in the colours of Tony Santic

Graham Dash and Carol Sampson collection
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Riding habits
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Queensland, Australia
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Mitty's of Queensland, Saddlers & Riding Outfitters
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2003
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Note to Constance Faithfull, 11 November 1873

Note to Constance Faithfull, 11 November 1873

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notes
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1873
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Three nurses standing, one patient sitting in a wheelchair and two patients sitting on beds

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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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Alfred Maple-Brown

Alfred Maple-Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Two photographs on card entitled Karpi Bay from mission garden, and Cultivating arrowroot at mission garden

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Nicholas Caire collection
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Photographs
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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General Military Hospital Heliopolis

General Military Hospital Heliopolis

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Cairo, Egypt
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Australian Army
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Bondi Beach, Sydney

Bondi Beach, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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