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Comesperma ericinum

Comesperma ericinum

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Glass plate negative - Jim, the Chinese gardener, Durham Downs station, Queensland, 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Elizabeth Trindle
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Topography

Topography

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Sherril Sheehan collection
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Bowls
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Tasmania, Australia
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Sherril Sheehan
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Engraved boab nut 'Families in the Bush' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Families in the Bush' 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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Street in Sydney with horse drawn buggies (Bridge Street)

Street in Sydney with horse drawn buggies (Bridge Street)

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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Brown's River, near Hobart, Tas

Brown's River, near Hobart, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Browns River, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1949
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Scene at San Remo

Scene at San Remo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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San Remo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from J.F., 1828

Convict love token from J.F., 1828

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Black and white photograph of women's swimming team, possibly Ella Smith, c.1920s

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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British Pattern 1842 .75 smooth bore percussion musket used by the 12th Foot (East Suffolk Regiment) with bayonet

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Neville Locker collection
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Muskets
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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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Declan Apuatami
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Areyonga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Joseph
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Remnant of a Paisley shawl from which a coat was cut by Germaine Greer, 1969

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Germaine Greer Coat collection
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Shawls
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Professor Germaine Greer
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr and Mrs Chamberlain' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 13 October 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nalpa
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ned Wilson
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Engraved boab nut 'Ceremonies, Sorcery, Revenge, Cooking a Kangaroo and Hunting a Crocodile' by Jack Wherra

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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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Glass plate negative - Men fighting with clubs called 'kutturu', Luritja people, Finke River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Nelson's famous signal - England expects that every man will do his duty

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Marrngu.

Marrngu.

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ganmirri Marika
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1985
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Yam Holes Dredge, Beaufort

Yam Holes Dredge, Beaufort

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Wayne
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Keith Goddard collection
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No. 6. How We Beat The Favourite

No. 6. How We Beat The Favourite

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Charles Hammond
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Booklet titled 'Canberra Street Names and their Origins'

Booklet titled 'Canberra Street Names and their Origins'

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mortise eight inch wooden gauge

Mortise eight inch wooden gauge

George Henry Taylor collection
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Woodworking gauges
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Scorched Earth

Scorched Earth

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1999
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Emperor penguin rookery at commencement of Great Barrier

Emperor penguin rookery at commencement of Great Barrier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Naomi Tipakalippa
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Trying plane

Trying plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1926
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jenny John
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Play grounds at Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Play grounds at 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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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Transcription of Hobart Monument, 25 September 1865

Transcription of Hobart Monument, 25 September 1865

Margot Child collection
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Documents
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1865
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George's River, Lorne

George's River, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Saint George River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Wooden arrow with cardboard fletching or fin

Wooden arrow with cardboard fletching or fin

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Arrows
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Photograph of ship

Photograph of ship

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1977-1978

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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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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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Brian Mamarika
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Pearl Bay, Middle Harbour, Sydney, N.S.W.

Pearl Bay, Middle Harbour, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Pearl Bay, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden circular inlay box with a lid.

Wooden circular inlay box with a lid.

Marta Sybaczynsky collection no. 2
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Boxes
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Ukraine
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Illawarra NSW, view from Mt Pleasant

Illawarra NSW, view from Mt Pleasant

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Group of seven females and four males.

Group of seven females and four males.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A corner knitlock brick still in its mould.

A corner knitlock brick still in its mould.

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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Warren Herbert
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Viola Calcarata

Viola Calcarata

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Courtroom sketch 'Dr Anthony Jones.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 8 October 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Wombyan [sic - Wambeyan] Cave

Wombyan [sic - Wambeyan] Cave

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wombeyan Caves, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Paddles
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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The Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital. Recreation Hall

The Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital. Recreation Hall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Concord, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Line and dot painting

Line and dot painting

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Bamaga, Queensland, Australia
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Billy Magala
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Brighton Hotel, overlooking Harbour, Kiama

Brighton Hotel, overlooking Harbour, Kiama

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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Photographs
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Poisonous snake sculpture

Poisonous snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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South Australia, Australia
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Billy Cooley
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Print

Print

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Prince of Wales

Prince of Wales

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Crowd standing on railway tracks in an industrial area

Crowd standing on railway tracks in an industrial area

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Our Flag, Renmark 1918

Our Flag, Renmark 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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