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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Edge-ground artefacts
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Kilcunda, Victoria, Australia
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Aldinga Annual Ploughing Match 1853 'Best Man'

Aldinga Annual Ploughing Match 1853 'Best Man'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1853
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Postcard featuring racehorse - Cruciform

Postcard featuring racehorse - Cruciform

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Art Series
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Passenger's small card pass valid for P&O RMS 'Strathmore' at Fremantle, Adelaide and Melbourne from 10-19 September, 1950

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Passes
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1950
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Botanical gardens, Sydney

Botanical gardens, Sydney

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Glass plate negative - Women and children at campsite, Darwin, 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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Byron Tales Vol 2

Byron Tales Vol 2

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Back of Springfield house

Back of Springfield house

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Postcard featuring a coloured head portrait of a

Postcard featuring a coloured head portrait of a "Russian" l...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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They've stole me clothes!

They've stole me clothes!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson  at the Warren Show, 1967 for first prize for a tapestry bag

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Warren, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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Convict love token from H. Rye, 1834

Convict love token from H. Rye, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Acetylene Gas generated by Brandts Automatic BB System, published by Brandt Bros, Sydney and Melbourne

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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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W.S. Grubb and Co.
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Certificate for Edgar W Percival, Member of the Guild of Air Pilots and Air Navigators of the British Empire

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Certificates
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Diary account of the Thornycroft Expedition into Central Australia to recover the bodies of aviators Anderson and Hitchcock in 1929

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Sharp and Cook collection
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Diaries
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Tanami, Australia
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Mr Leslie S. Miles
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1929
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Shield with pokerwork bird, kangaroo, emu and bush on anterior, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Shields
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Entrance to Queen Elizabeth Park, Mt Gambier, SA

Entrance to Queen Elizabeth Park, 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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The Honey Man, Boubit-Boubit, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Honey Man, Boubit-Boubit, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1948
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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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Club

Club

L and T Hackney collection
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Clubs
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1918
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Meachers Store, West Wyalong, 1909

Meachers Store, West Wyalong, 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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West Wyalong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Ceramic vase

Ceramic vase

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Vases
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1900
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String bag

String bag

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Painting depicts a black goanna

Painting depicts a black goanna

Department of Transport and Communication collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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'Susu Shell II' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

'Susu Shell II' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

Ellarose Savage collection no.1
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Linocuts
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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2009
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Champion, awarded to Mrs V. Wilson for 'Piece Fancy Work' for her 'Jacobean bird' textile panel at the 1953 Manilla 19th Annual Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Manilla, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1953
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Handwritten recipes for potted beef

Handwritten recipes for potted beef

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Novelty brown glazed ceramic paperweight caricature of the head of Australian Prime Minister William (Billy) Hughes

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JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 3
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Paperweights
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Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mashman Bros
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1916
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Third Prize awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for 'Best Handworked Table Centre or Tray Cloth' at the 1971 Broken Hill Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1971
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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Large panoramic negative of Hotel Kosciusko chalets in winter landscape with distant figures of ice skaters on lake

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Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Negatives
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Lake Te Anue, New Zealand

Lake Te Anue, New Zealand

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lake Te Anau, South Island, New Zealand
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John M. Cantle
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Maroubra Beach, Sydney, NSW

Maroubra Beach, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroubra Beach, Maroubra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Historic Houses - Faith, Hope and Charity. Kingscote, K.I.

Historic Houses - Faith, Hope and Charity. Kingscote, K.I.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pink copy of Aeronautical Parts Certificate from Hants & Sussex Aviation Ltd

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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The Hostel, Kameruka

The Hostel, Kameruka

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kameruka, New South Wales, Australia
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1920
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Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string

Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bags
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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The Laurels Penrose

The Laurels Penrose

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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IN THE BIGHT / PARADE-SHUN

IN THE BIGHT / PARADE-SHUN

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mourning Rites.

Mourning Rites.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Ramingining, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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Ships titled Louisiana, Alabama and Minnesota

Ships titled Louisiana, Alabama and Minnesota

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Ebony walking stick presented to Sir George Houstoun Reid by Lloyd George on 27 March 1917

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Anne Fairbairn collection no. 4
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Walking-sticks
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London, England
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Sir George H. Reid
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1917
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Logbook certificate from Light Plane Services listing work carried out for C of A renewal, 6 May 1981

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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An Argus Advertisement

An Argus Advertisement

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weight and Centre of Gravity Schedule for G-AERD, 16 March 1980

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Repose

Repose

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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Postcard featuring a photographic print of a huge massed crowd

Postcard featuring a photographic print of a huge massed cro...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Black and white photograph of Edgar Richard Mayne and Sidney Hand Emery on board the S.S. Niagara

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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United States of America
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Why don't you send your boy to school?

Why don't you send your boy to school?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England, Great Britain
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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A two storey brick and timber house under construction

A two storey brick and timber house under construction

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Native Encampment

Native Encampment

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John S. Prout
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1844
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Black and white photograph - Mission school

Black and white photograph - Mission school

Dieter Kohl collection
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Photographs
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Pacific Hotel from the pier, Lorne, Victoria

Pacific Hotel from the pier, Lorne, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Chalet, Lorne, Vic

The Chalet, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Sharp St, Cooma

Sharp St, Cooma

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Spearheads
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Mr Bruce Coaldrake
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Handwritten note for a reorder of

Handwritten note for a reorder of "demiamber shell frames", ...

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Notes
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1955
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Diorama of a tropical island, used with the Flower Clock

Diorama of a tropical island, used with the Flower Clock

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection - Play School
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Dioramas
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