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Aboriginal breastplate for Tumberilagong, Chief of the Nuneree Tribe

Aboriginal breastplate for Tumberilagong, Chief of the Nuner...

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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Two men on horseback

Two men on horseback

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles Hammond
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Photographic postcard depicting The Zeynard's Liliput - Specialty Troupe

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Looking to the rocks from the beach, Dromana, Vic

Looking to the rocks from the beach, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Driving goggles and tin belonging to Joan Richmond

Driving goggles and tin belonging to Joan Richmond

Joan Richmond collection
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Motoring goggles
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Postcard featuring Queen's Square, Sydney

Postcard featuring Queen's Square, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ceramic bread crock with lid

Ceramic bread crock with lid

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Bread crocks
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1921
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Holden tiepin

Holden tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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The lookout and Leg of Mutton Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The lookout and Leg of Mutton 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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Ceramic bread platter

Ceramic bread platter

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Platters
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1879
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Acrasia

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Acrasia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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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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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Film negative - People in front of shelter, possibly at Yalata station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Pipe case used by Ben Chifley

Pipe case used by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Pipe cases
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Captain Cook's monument, Kurnell

Captain Cook's monument, Kurnell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Captain James Cook
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1905
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Boat travelling along a river bordered by farms

Boat travelling along a river bordered by farms

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pearl Faithfull wearing a pale-coloured dress

Pearl Faithfull wearing a pale-coloured dress

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sea-monsters

Sea-monsters

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bavaria, Germany
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Solomon Bros, LTD
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Hawkesbury A College, Richmond NSW

Hawkesbury A College, Richmond NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Richmond, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Florence Faithfull seated sitting on a step next to a small terrier

Florence Faithfull seated sitting on a step next to a small ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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QSL card for VK2HH

QSL card for VK2HH

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wanparda shield with blue coloured decoration

Wanparda shield with blue coloured decoration

Wanparda Shield collection
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Shields
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Pilbara, Western Australia, Australia
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Circular Quay, Sydney

Circular Quay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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At the ford

At the ford

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Children's Beach, Manly NSW

Children's Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bluff No 3

Bluff No 3

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Harding & Billings
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Upper Falls, Loddon River

Upper Falls, Loddon River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Macquarie Lighthouse, Sydney

Macquarie Lighthouse, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Outer South Head, Sydney, 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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Douglas Pratt
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Oil painting of an Aboriginal man and woman of the Goulburn area, 1854

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AR Browning collection
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Oil paintings
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas T. Balcombe
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1854
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Grace Bros Annual General Meeting form of proxy

Grace Bros Annual General Meeting form of proxy

J B Young Ltd collection
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Documents
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Grace Bros
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1981
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Photograph of a telegraph pole with three men on it

Photograph of a telegraph pole with three men on it

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kaurna Shield, 2014 by Jack Buckskin

Kaurna Shield, 2014 by Jack Buckskin

Jack Buckskin collection
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Shields
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Jack Buckskin
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Home Leigh, North Botany

Home Leigh, North Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Group of naval engineers on the S.S. Urca [aka Orca] 17.5.1919

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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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1919
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Blades
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Bark painting 'Macassan praus' by Birrikidji Gumana, Yirrkala, 1966

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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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Birrikitji Gumana
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1966
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Hysterical Penguins

Hysterical Penguins

Behind the Lines 2008 collection
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1942
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Government House

Government House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Government
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1849
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Throwing the spear

Throwing the spear

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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The Bridge, Camden

The Bridge, Camden

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dingle Range Stanley

Dingle Range Stanley

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dingle Range, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Farm land with houses in background

Farm land with houses in background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Clifton Gardens, Sydney NSW

Clifton Gardens, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Clifton Gardens, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Milmilngkan', bark painting by John Mawurndjul, 2010

'Milmilngkan', bark painting by John Mawurndjul, 2010

John Mawurndjul collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Mawurndjul
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2010
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QSL card for VK3KK, Australia

QSL card for VK3KK, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate awarded at the Springsure Pastoral & Agricultural Society Springsure Show for first prize for a table centre

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Springsure, Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1970
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The Mutineers turning LIEUT. BLIGH and part of the OFFICERS and CREW adrift from His MAJESTY'S Ship the Bounty

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Mutiny on the 'Bounty' collection
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Aquatints
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Robert Dodd
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1790
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Club

Club

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Clubs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Pair of white, cotton crocheted gloves

Pair of white, cotton crocheted gloves

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Gloves
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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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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Album containing 20 menus, 12 seating plans and 23 photographs from Parliament House in Canberra, dating from 1927 to 1944

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Betty Hall collection
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Albums
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1927
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Bark painting 'The Dead Spirit' by Yirawala, Marrgulidban

Bark painting 'The Dead Spirit' by Yirawala, Marrgulidban

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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Two Australians

Two Australians

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Spooner
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Cartoons
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Mr John Spooner
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2005
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Akubra brand broad-brimmed fur felt hat worn by anthropologist by Dr Peter Sutton when he was doing fieldwork

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Peter Sutton collection no. 2
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Hats
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Australia
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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1980
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Glass plate negative - Sand deposited between kitchen and meat house during a single sandstorm, Miranda Station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Envelopes
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