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South East Wind

South East Wind

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mo:ta
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1948
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Postcard featuring a coloured printed drawing of an Austrian soldier writing home.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bark painting

Bark painting

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maudie Tipupaju
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1965
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Envelope printed with Tuck's Post Cards, The Most Welcome, Artistic and Up-to-Date ...

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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QSL card for VK-208

QSL card for VK-208

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sketch of Beth Dean in a seated dance pose wearing an orange-brown costume with white swirls, [5 min Sketch by Bill Constable 1950]

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Sketches
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1950
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F.L. Vines

F.L. Vines

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1911
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Members ticket to the Marylebone Cricket Club England 1934

Members ticket to the Marylebone Cricket Club England 1934

Nanette Ward collection
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Tickets
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1934
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Stoney Creel, Coffs Harbour

Stoney Creel, Coffs Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brockbank & Atkins Chronometer No 1437

Brockbank & Atkins Chronometer No 1437

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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Ghost net Oyster Cracker

Ghost net Oyster Cracker

Erub Erwer Meta collection no.1
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Sculptures
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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2014
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Discovery of Australia series VI - Torres, in the San Pedro, passes through Endeavour Straits, and sights Australia. 17 Sep., 1606.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1906
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Souvenir mug - Australia a nation, May 1927, To commemorate the opening of the Federal Parliament House Canberra

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John and Jan Wilson collection
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Commemorative mugs
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England, United Kingdom
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Aynsley and Sons
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1926
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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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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Painting depicts fourteen small rectangles between band of pigment rendered across the top and the bottom

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Polly Miller, Poinomaju
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1965
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Yirrkala bark petition, 1963

Yirrkala bark petition, 1963

Pat and Gordon Bryant collection
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Petitions
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1963
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St. John's, Parramatta

St. John's, Parramatta

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Pine Range, Railway Cutting

Pine Range, Railway Cutting

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Burbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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On the Wallaby

On the Wallaby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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National Anthem, and God Save the King, handwritten on a piece of paper

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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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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Convict love token from Birmingham Bill

Convict love token from Birmingham Bill

Timothy Millett collection
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Australia Day, Hobart, July 30, 1915

Australia Day, Hobart, July 30, 1915

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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The Pool, Dee Why, NSW

The Pool, Dee Why, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dee Why, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mr Howard reaches out

Mr Howard reaches out

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1997
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Film negative - Smithy at Mt. Davies camp, Tomkinson Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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QSL card for VK2RK, Commonwealth of Australia

QSL card for VK2RK, Commonwealth of Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shoalhaven River at Nowra, NSW

Shoalhaven River at Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Santos

Santos

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Leg of Mutton Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Leg of Mutton Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Emu egg carved with image of a horse by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with image of a horse by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915,

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915,

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Album of carte-de-visite photographs relating to the trial of Arthur Orton (Tichborne claimant)

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Tichborne Claimant Album collection
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London, England
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London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company Limited
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1871
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Water Filter with lid and tap

Water Filter with lid and tap

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Water filters
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Film negative - Herbert Basedow's dog Spottie wearing boots to protect his feet from burrs, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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The Flying Ant Dreaming

The Flying Ant Dreaming

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Toby Brown Djambidjimba
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1976
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Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Cook

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Staffordshire Figurine collection
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Human figures
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Alpha Factory
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1845
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Fairy Bower Falls, Bundanoon

Fairy Bower Falls, Bundanoon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Painting depicts the creation of the constellation,

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wandjiwara
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1963
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Plaque presented by the Government of NSW to commemorate the official opening of the Sydney Opera House in 1973

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Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Plaques
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Government
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1973
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Suspension Bridge, Nth Sydney

Suspension Bridge, Nth Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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When Republicans see this...[Australian Flag] They think of England. We think of Australia...

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Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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Political posters
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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Convict love token from Charles Fry, 1833

Convict love token from Charles Fry, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Scout's Metalworker badge certificate

Scout's Metalworker badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1944
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Ranelagh House, Mt Eliza, Vic

Ranelagh House, Mt Eliza, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Eliza, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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General View, Deewhy and Lagoon, Sydney, NSW

General View, Deewhy and Lagoon, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dee Why, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Entrance to Governor-General's residence, Sydney

Entrance to Governor-General's residence, Sydney

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Bark painting 'A mam or namandi spirit in Margolidjban' by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru, Gunbalanya, 1968

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1968
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Departure of P & O Victoria, Sydney

Departure of P & O Victoria, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Bark painting depicting a Rainbow Serpent by John Mawurndjul, Marrkolidjban, 1981

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Marrkolidjban, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Mawurndjul
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1981
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Driving the others with reins of pink sea-weed.

Driving the others with reins of pink sea-weed.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Glass plate negative - Nell Basedow hanging out washing, expedition camp at Dickerie Waterhole, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Panorama from the Observatory, Perth, WA

Panorama from the Observatory, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1950
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Merry Go Round, St Kilda

Merry Go Round, St Kilda

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Swimming pool, Goulburn River, Shepparton, Vic

Swimming pool, Goulburn River, Shepparton, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Goulburn River, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Group of school boys with sashes and medals, who are standing with a Marist Brother

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Archives of the Australian Province of the Marist Fathers
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