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Painting depicts three human figures, one kangaroo and one string bag

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Oujaimi and Safatli collection
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Bark paintings
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Gudjekbin, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1965
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His First Home -

His First Home - "The Sydney Mail" On the Land Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ditton 25th March 1908

Ditton 25th March 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Therese A. Pilakui
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Michaela Tipungwuti
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Valentines Series - Scalps

Valentines Series - Scalps

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard C. Fernando
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Hunting in the mangroves

Hunting in the mangroves

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anacleta Timaepatua
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Spyridium parvifolium

Spyridium parvifolium

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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Castles in the air

Castles in the air

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Paul Newman
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2007
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Group of dignitaries seated in a grand stand watching a cricket match

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Montreal, Canada
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Sir Thomas Tait
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1913
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Prince's Bridge, Melbourne, Australia

Prince's Bridge, Melbourne, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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One sovereign coin

One sovereign coin

Noble Numismatics collection
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Sovereigns
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1861
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Convict love token from Benjamin Cox, 1839

Convict love token from Benjamin Cox, 1839

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Depicts the Big House at Springfield with two women standing in the doorway

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Pages 13 to 16 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathew Tipiloura
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The Strike, 1909 in Broken Hill

The Strike, 1909 in Broken Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Police
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1909
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Freedom of Opportunity - International Women's Year 1975

Freedom of Opportunity - International Women's Year 1975

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Event posters
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1975
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Auburn Rd., Auburn

Auburn Rd., Auburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Government House, Sydney, NSW

Government House, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Certificate for First Prize...Best Worked Table Centre to Mrs V.M. Wilson for her Round Rose tablecloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Stawell, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1964
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Telegram from Alice Smith Caulfield Hospital

Telegram from Alice Smith Caulfield Hospital

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Telegrams
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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Club

Club

Mervyn Meggitt collection
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Clubs
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Convict love token from Thomas Spicer, January 17, 1818

Convict love token from Thomas Spicer, January 17, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Wirth Bros. £1,000 Giraffe

Wirth Bros. £1,000 Giraffe

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Logbook detailing distances travelled and running information for the trip from England to Australia on a Vespa scooter

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Nicholas Lidstone collection
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Logbooks
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Pardon for convict Mary Jones, issued by John Franklin on 15 May 1839

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Gowans Auctions collection
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Legal documents
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1839
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DTMCIW magnetometer S/N 18

DTMCIW magnetometer S/N 18

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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'Nyilangkurr' by Donald Moko, 2007

'Nyilangkurr' by Donald Moko, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Donald Moko
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2007
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Bark painting 'The Gadadangul Snake' by Paddy Dhatanju, Milingimbi, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Dhatanju
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1967
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Vauxhall car parked outside a shed

Vauxhall car parked outside a shed

Colledge Family collection
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Photographs
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Superwoman

Superwoman

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Bonds
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Red evening ensemble

Red evening ensemble

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Evening ensembles
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A delightful walk, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

A delightful walk, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Latvian black silk bonnet

Latvian black silk bonnet

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Caps
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1957
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Wood carving - female human figure - Yirrkala, 1948

Wood carving - female human figure - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Envelopes
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Envelope addressed to MMS I M Brown, Springfield, Goulburn, NSW

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Certificate

Certificate

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1953
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16 millimetre movie camera used by Sir Robert Menzies

16 millimetre movie camera used by Sir Robert Menzies

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
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Movie cameras
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United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1948
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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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Bark painting depicting six crabs by Tom Djawa, Milingimbi, 1965

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tom Djawa
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1965
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Single page paper insert that details the fund raising aims of the cricket match

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Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Leaflets
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Victoria, Australia
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Lilian Noble
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1947
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Membership card for Mrs W.H. Faithfull Anderson to the Australian Polo Club

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Membership cards
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Postcard featuring a multi storey building

Postcard featuring a multi storey building

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Constance Faithfull

Constance Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Cast kangaroo candlestick

Cast kangaroo candlestick

Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Sheffield, England
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John Figorski & Co
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1885
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Three-panel mural of postage stamps, which depicts the flag-raising ceremony at Sydney Cove in 1788, Bicentenary of Australia, 1788-1988

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Garnet Watkins collection
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Murals
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Bentley, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alban Watkins
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1981
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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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Big Dog Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Curtis Webb
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A good bush crop

A good bush crop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Certificate

Certificate

ET Fealy collection
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Cylindrical basket

Cylindrical basket

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Leura, railway station

Leura, railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Leura, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Travallyn from Royal Park, Launceston, Tas

Travallyn from Royal Park, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Trevallyn, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Our Late Premier, The Rt Hon R.J. Seddon, P.C

Our Late Premier, The Rt Hon R.J. Seddon, P.C

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New Zealand
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Two naked women, one seated and one lying on the ground

Two naked women, one seated and one lying on the ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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John W. Alexander
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Jacket from Light Horse uniform

Jacket from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military uniforms
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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1918
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