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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Wet specimen - Horse - oesophagus

Wet specimen - Horse - oesophagus

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Convict love token from James Brecknell, 1846

Convict love token from James Brecknell, 1846

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Pink crested bower bird

Pink crested bower bird

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John M. Cantle
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Bark painting depicting two birds and three bottle-shaped objects

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1982 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Frank Malkorda
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South Head

South Head

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The last of the Tasmanians: Wm. Lanne; Trucanini.

The last of the Tasmanians: Wm. Lanne; Trucanini.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Carved wooden shield by Kabol of Sangapi, Bismark Schrader Ranges

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Ken and Amirah Inglis collection
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Shields
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 2

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Latvian silver-coloured metal brooch with amber coloured bead

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Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1957
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Snow capped mountains, ACT

Snow capped mountains, ACT

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Needlework pattern

Needlework pattern

Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Needlework patterns
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'Tingarri Dreaming at Nariboruka [Naripuruka]' painted by George Tjapaltjarri, 1977

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Sally Banyard collection
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Tjapaltjarri
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1977
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Latvian red felt headdress

Latvian red felt headdress

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Headdresses
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Riga, Latvia
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Unknown
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1942
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Glass plate negative - Aboriginal rock engravings, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1906

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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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1906
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Evening Calm, Meander River, Deloraine, Tas.

Evening Calm, Meander River, Deloraine, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Meander River, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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School boys and a teacher standing in a school ground

School boys and a teacher standing in a school ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Award of Merit certificate issued by the Amalgamated Engineering Union

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Certificates of appreciation
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Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, Australia
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Amalgamated Engineering Union
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1950
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Exercise book containing handwritten compositions

Exercise book containing handwritten compositions

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Life membership card of F. E. Maple Brown for the NSW National Trust

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Membership cards
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Looking across the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Looking across the Blue 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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Painting is divided into 8 sections with 4 birds & 4 lizards

Painting is divided into 8 sections with 4 birds & 4 lizards

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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Wedding of Hazel Faithfull and Yorke Henderson on 11 July 1922

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Mickey Mouse Weekly - Souvenir Coronation issue, 1953

Mickey Mouse Weekly - Souvenir Coronation issue, 1953

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Magazines
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1953
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Glass plate negative - Central Mt. Stuart, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Central Mount Stuart, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Sepia toned photograph of William Gilbert (W.G.) Grace

Sepia toned photograph of William Gilbert (W.G.) Grace

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Brighton, England
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E. Hawkins and Company
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Welcome to our Royal Visitors

Welcome to our Royal Visitors

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Flags
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Liberty Inn & Queen Street, Warragul, Vic

Liberty Inn & Queen Street, Warragul, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Warragul, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Aboriginal Boy, South Australia

Aboriginal Boy, South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Georges River, Como, Sydney

Georges River, Como, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Georges River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Dance card from the Seventh Annual Ball of the Commonwealth Forestry Bureau in 1933

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Cards
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Department of Forestry
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1933
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Painting of sea creatures

Painting of sea creatures

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Tom Sines
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Bulli Pass, Illawarra

Bulli Pass, Illawarra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bulli Pass, Bulli, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Unofficial Australian coat of arms - Advance Australia

Unofficial Australian coat of arms - Advance Australia

Terence Lane collection
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Pendants
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Advertising card featuring Jimmy Clabby and Eddie McGoorty

Advertising card featuring Jimmy Clabby and Eddie McGoorty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Baker's Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Copy negative - Boy practicing with toy shield and boomerang, Arrernte people, Alberga Creek, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920-1924

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Central Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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A peep at the goods will convince you that they are better than others

A peep at the goods will convince you that they are better t...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rose Bay, from Steel Pt., Sydney

Rose Bay, from Steel Pt., Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Map titled 'Americae Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio'

Map titled 'Americae Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio'

Americae Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio Map collection
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Maps
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Glass plate negative - Rock paintings, Forrest River, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Farm Cove, Sydney

Farm Cove, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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G.P.O. Sydney (General Post Office)

G.P.O. Sydney (General Post Office)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of a group of people holding a sign saying 'Black Control of Black Affairs'

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Camp meeting ground

Camp meeting ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two men at a waterfall

Two men at a waterfall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Browne's & Valley Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Browne's & Valley 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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Fabric and wax  flowers

Fabric and wax flowers

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Artificial flowers
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'Where I Was Born' by Georgina Brown, 2007

'Where I Was Born' by Georgina Brown, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Wiluna, Western Australia, Australia
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Georgina Brown
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2007
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Fibre basket by Sarah Brooks, 2008

Fibre basket by Sarah Brooks, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Sarah Brooks
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2008
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Ceramic bust of John Batman

Ceramic bust of John Batman

John Batman and John Pascoe Fawkner Pottery Bust collection
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Busts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Batman
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1934
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Pair of earings by B M Bancroft, 1990

Pair of earings by B M Bancroft, 1990

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Pierced earrings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bronwyn Bancroft
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1990
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Scenic Sydney - St. Andrew's Cathedral - Near Manly

Scenic Sydney - St. Andrew's Cathedral - Near Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Janice Nixon
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2008
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'Kumpupirntily Cannibal Story' by Billy Atkins, 2008

'Kumpupirntily Cannibal Story' by Billy Atkins, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Jigalong, Western Australia, Australia
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Billy Atkins
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2008
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Glass flower - rose

Glass flower - rose

Whilhelmus Tys collection
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Ornaments
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Letter

Letter

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Letters
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1933
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Post Office and Wesleyan Church, Leichhardt

Post Office and Wesleyan Church, Leichhardt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Street scene with a church

Street scene with a church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Windsor, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kookaburra

Kookaburra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Raiki wara - untitled batik silk textile by Yilpi Adamson, 2005

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Yilpi Adamson
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2005
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