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Convict love token from William Pritchard, 1830

Convict love token from William Pritchard, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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University Gardens, Adelaide, SA

University Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Jubilee Point and Back Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Jubilee Point and Back Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Jubilee Point, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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A beach with pine trees

A beach with pine trees

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The home of Anthony Hordern's famous low prices - The new palace emporium on the historic slope of Brickfield Hill

The home of Anthony Hordern's famous low prices - The new pa...

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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Sir Harry Rawson Laying Foundation Tablet, Masonic Hall, Ryde, 16.5.08

Sir Harry Rawson Laying Foundation Tablet, Masonic Hall, Ryd...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ryde, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sir Harry H. Rawson
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1908
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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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Osmond Kantilla
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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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Concepta Puautjinni
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Old Parliament House, Canberra,

Old Parliament House, Canberra,

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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Wombat

Wombat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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' Kampurrarrpa', painted by Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1975

' Kampurrarrpa', painted by Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula
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1975
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The Gateway, Wylde St, Potts Point NSW

The Gateway, Wylde St, Potts Point NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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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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Paul Ullungurra
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Squatter board game, 11th edition

Squatter board game, 11th edition

Squatter Game collection
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Board games
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Mr Robert Lloyd
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Garden party for Bishop about 1904

Garden party for Bishop about 1904

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Poem

Poem

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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White Horse Point & Drummoyne from Balmain

White Horse Point & Drummoyne from Balmain

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Drummoyne, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Industrial structures, with a fence and a dirt road in the foreground

Industrial structures, with a fence and a dirt road in the f...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a country town intersection

Postcard featuring a country town intersection

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Eccles. Mrs Eccles...' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Eccles. Mrs Eccles...' by Veronica O'L...

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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Guwarrg Spreads the Sacred Law, Bark: Gurati  spreads the sacred law.Inv:

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Narritjin Maymuru
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'Dreaming at Kampurarrpa (Kamparrarrpa)', painted by Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula
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1976
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Aboriginal breastplate for King Too Too, Crack Horsebreaker & Glastonbury Coach Groom

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Genevieve Head collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Wm M Lynn, General Engraver
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1888
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T.A.A. travel poster - Come See TAAs Melbourne

T.A.A. travel poster - Come See TAAs Melbourne

Ron Kerr collection
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Advertising posters
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Australia
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TAA/Australian Airlines Museum
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1975
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Certificate awarded at the Royal Society Agricultural of Tasmania Royal Show, Hobart, 1966 for first prize for a tatted butterfly doily

Certificate awarded at the Royal Society Agricultural of Tas...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mercury Press
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1966
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Matthew Flinders' 'A Voyage to Terra Australis' (1814) , Volume 2

Matthew Flinders' 'A Voyage to Terra Australis' (1814) , Vol...

Matthew Flinders collection
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Travel books
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London, England
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Captain Matthew Flinders
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1814
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'Reginald's Last Wishes' signed by George Faithfull and H Montague Faithfull

'Reginald's Last Wishes' signed by George Faithfull and H Mo...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Scene in Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

Scene in Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pair of ladies mauve leather shoes with a baby Louis heel and a narrow pointed toe

Pair of ladies mauve leather shoes with a baby Louis heel an...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoes
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1910
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Gunyan White Sand Crab by Narritjin Maymuru

Gunyan White Sand Crab by Narritjin Maymuru

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Blue Mud Bay, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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Ceramic vase with two handles

Ceramic vase with two handles

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Vases
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Emanuel Family photograph album of Go Go Station, about 1959-1963

Emanuel Family photograph album of Go Go Station, about 1959...

Emanuel Family collection
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Photograph albums
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Fitzroy River, Western Australia, Australia
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1959
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'Willy Wagtail and Hailstone Dreamings', painted by Pansy Napangarti, 1996

'Willy Wagtail and Hailstone Dreamings', painted by Pansy Na...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pansy Napangarti
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1981
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Invitation addressed to Mr and Mrs A.I.Maple-Brown to meet the Queen Mother at Government House

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Queen Elizabeth
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Delivery docket from Hawkins Carriers Pty Ltd, 1960

Delivery docket from Hawkins Carriers Pty Ltd, 1960

ET Fealy collection
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Receipts
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1960
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Barama spreads the Sacred Law.

Barama spreads the Sacred Law.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Narritjin Maymuru
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Photograph of Winnie O'Sullivan standing with her hands clasped

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Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographs
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Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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Winnie O'Sullivan
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1917
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R.S.P.C.A. animal welfare Inspector's shirt

R.S.P.C.A. animal welfare Inspector's shirt

R.S.P.C.A. Welfare Inspector collection
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Shirts
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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
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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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Germaine Vigona
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Return to Australia Location Guide Questionnaire

Return to Australia Location Guide Questionnaire

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Administrative records
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Claire Faithfull sitting on a garden seat holding a spray of flowers

Claire Faithfull sitting on a garden seat holding a spray of...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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I Didn't Know It Was Loaded! [Caricature of a kangaroo and koala]

I Didn't Know It Was Loaded! [Caricature of a kangaroo and k...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Three photographs of St Anne's, Elizabeth Bay, Sydney (home of Henry Montague Faithfull and his family), and one of Springfield by the river

Three photographs of St Anne's, Elizabeth Bay, Sydney (home ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Starfish Kadikata

The Starfish Kadikata

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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Certificate awarded at the Mackay and District Agricultural Pastoral and Industrial Association Annual Show, 1965 for first prize for a tapestry bag

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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Hatfields Printers
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1965
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom)

Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children, Jessie, Phylli...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Glass plate negative - Sub-manager's children, Cadelga station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

Glass plate negative - Sub-manager's children, Cadelga stati...

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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Oil painting depicting H. M. Brig. Lady Nelson

Oil painting depicting H. M. Brig. Lady Nelson

Lady Nelson Painting collection
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Oil paintings
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Pukumani Poles

Pukumani Poles

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 Timaepakua
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Film negative - Bert Oliffe and pack-camel, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

Film negative - Bert Oliffe and pack-camel, central Australi...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Small green pocket diary for 1970 for A V Turner, Woolooware

Small green pocket diary for 1970 for A V Turner, Woolooware

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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Woolooware, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1970
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Steamboat on river

Steamboat on river

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Discussion Poster No.42 - Trusteeship, UN stands guard over the rights of primitive people - August 22, 1949

Discussion Poster No.42 - Trusteeship, UN stands guard over ...

George W Barber collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1949
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Stick from 'Firestick Marriage' by Jack Buckskin

Stick from 'Firestick Marriage' by Jack Buckskin

Jack Buckskin collection
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Festive objects
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Jack Buckskin
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Roman Catholic Church, Kerang, near Vic

Roman Catholic Church, Kerang, near Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kerang, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Painting depicts a group of hunters, one spearing porcupine; one holding kangaroo leg; third holding dead bird

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Magani
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1966
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Coogee, Sydney

Coogee, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney

Rushcutters Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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