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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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Serena's Wedding

Serena's Wedding

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Boys on the lime topped rocks

Boys on the lime topped rocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Michael Kinsela, Chief of Cudgelbong

Michael Kinsela, Chief of Cudgelbong

Michael Kinsela, Chief of Cudgelbong Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token from William Walker, 1825

Convict love token from William Walker, 1825

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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A glimpse of the Exhibition building, Melbourne, Vic

A glimpse of the Exhibition building, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Glass plate negative - The game of 'gorri', Humbert River station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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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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1922
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Cowboy 1998

Cowboy 1998

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Engawala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clifford Tilmouth
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1998
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Vauxhall car in front of a Penong Hotel SA.

Vauxhall car in front of a Penong Hotel SA.

Colledge Family collection
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Penong, South Australia, Australia
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Clematis Alpina

Clematis Alpina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Painting on masonite by Mindjugak,1965 - depicts eight groper fish.

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mindjugak
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1965
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Five loose pages of diary with entries by John Close, 1912

Five loose pages of diary with entries by John Close, 1912

John Collinson Close collection
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Diaries
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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Bob Wheelpoolee, King of Boulia, 1930

Bob Wheelpoolee, King of Boulia, 1930

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Boulia, Queensland, Australia
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1930
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Australian Bush Life: Waiting for the Coach

Australian Bush Life: Waiting for the Coach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Jan H. Scheltema
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Smoking pipe used by Ben Chifley

Smoking pipe used by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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By Nelson's Column 1897: Some Folks Who Have Done Their Duty

By Nelson's Column 1897: Some Folks Who Have Done Their Duty

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Card photographs
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London, England
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1897
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Government House, Melbourne, Australia

Government House, Melbourne, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Two rowing boats in flood water

Two rowing boats in flood water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Piti or wooden container decorated with pokerwork that depicts the Kungkarangkaipa Tjukurpa or 'Seven Sisters' Dre

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 2
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Containers
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Northern South Australia, South Australia, Australia
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Nyupaya Kaika
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1998
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Not provided
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1926
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Mrs Bland Holt

Mrs Bland Holt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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I Thought I Had a Stamp by Livingston Hopkins

I Thought I Had a Stamp by Livingston Hopkins

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1898
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Sydney Harbour Bridge

Sydney Harbour Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Douglas Pratt
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Entrance to the Harbour, the Gap & Lighthouse, Sydney

Entrance to the Harbour, the Gap & Lighthouse, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Beaten copper artwork by Matthias Kauage

Beaten copper artwork by Matthias Kauage

Ken and Amirah Inglis collection
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Matthias Kauage
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Photograph of man dressed in a suit

Photograph of man dressed in a suit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Bushfire Appeal

Bushfire Appeal

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Bulli Lookout, Sth Coast, NSW

Bulli Lookout, Sth Coast, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bulli Lookout, Bulli, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Opossum

Opossum

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Life. Be in it. Exercisements

Life. Be in it. Exercisements

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Posters
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Postcard featuring a photograph of a parade marching down the Main street of Lithgow.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Anzac Day - Lest We forget Gallipoli, 25 April, 1915

Anzac Day - Lest We forget Gallipoli, 25 April, 1915

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1915
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Kookaburra & Snake

Kookaburra & Snake

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John M. Cantle
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THE POCKET NOVELTY CARD

THE POCKET NOVELTY CARD

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Man standing on a natural rock bridge at a beach, with another man sitting in the foreground

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a brown toned photograph of the

Postcard featuring a brown toned photograph of the "BOTANICA...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Governor Arthur Phillip
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1908
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A Mopadrrunga, Spirit of the Dead, on Bark: A  Mopaditti.  Inv:

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Antelemungarralei
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Bondi on a Holiday, Sydney, NSW

Bondi on a Holiday, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Town Hall, Narrabri

Town Hall, Narrabri

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting of a sailing ship

Painting of a sailing ship

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Table model kerosene lamp

Table model kerosene lamp

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Kerosene lamps
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Glass plate negative - Women and children coming out of church, Hermannsburg mission, 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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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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La Perouse

La Perouse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Condolence card from the Cornford family to the victims of the Bali bombings

Condolence card from the Cornford family to the victims of t...

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Greeting cards
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Chemin de fer Glion - Rochers de Naye.  Altitude 2044 metres.

Chemin de fer Glion - Rochers de Naye. Altitude 2044 metres...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Spear

Spear

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Lucian and Ethel Faithfull returning from honeymoon in 1895.

Lucian and Ethel Faithfull returning from honeymoon in 1895.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exhibition loan receipt for Captain Cook's Chart Rule, 1905

Exhibition loan receipt for Captain Cook's Chart Rule, 1905

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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London, England
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London Exhibitions Limited
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1905
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Interior lunchroom, Monument

Interior lunchroom, Monument

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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The Netherlands
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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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Philomena
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Raiki wara - untitled batik silk textile by Yilpi Adamson, 2005

Raiki wara - untitled batik silk textile by Yilpi Adamson, 2...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Textiles
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Yilpi Adamson
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2005
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Macquarie Street, Sydney

Macquarie Street, Sydney

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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Greetings from Lismore

Greetings from Lismore

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Orient Line R.M.S. Otranto 20,000 tons

Orient Line R.M.S. Otranto 20,000 tons

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Looking along Main Street, Blackheath, from the Railway Station.

Looking along Main Street, Blackheath, from the Railway Stat...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Blackheath, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1907
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Postcard of a tram at Coogee Beach

Postcard of a tram at Coogee Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Smiles, South Aust

Smiles, South Aust

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Zig-Zag Railway, Leura

Zig-Zag Railway, Leura

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Leura, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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