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Convict love token from Thomas Smith, 1844

Convict love token from Thomas Smith, 1844

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Pencil drawing on pale blue paper of shipboard life on the 'Thomas Arbuthnot', 1849

Pencil drawing on pale blue paper of shipboard life on the '...

Thomas Arbuthnot's Shipboard Drawing collection
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Ireland
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1849
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Margaret Anglin

Margaret Anglin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Talma & Co
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Glass plate negative - Man with spear poised, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Certificate awarded to V.M. Wilson at the Warragul Premier Show, 1973 for first prize for a table centre

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Warragul, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1973
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The Mamandi, Warluk

The Mamandi, Warluk

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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Three children and a screen

Three children and a screen

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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St Ives, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 4

Robbery Under Arms, No. 4

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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Prince Charles - As a gentleman

Prince Charles - As a gentleman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hard black plastic jewellery box

Hard black plastic jewellery box

Jack Heenan collection
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Jewellery boxes
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GM Holden Ltd
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Phonograph used by anthropologist AP Elkin on his first expedition in 1927 to the Kimberley

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Macleay Museum collection
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Phonographs
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United States of America
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Thomas A Edison Inc
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1906
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Leicester Castle

Leicester Castle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Second of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - England

Second of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - Engl...

Joan Richmond collection
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Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire, West Midlands, England
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1932
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 2

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Colonial House Museum, Argyle Bond Store

The Colonial House Museum, Argyle Bond Store

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Two men throwing spears

Glass plate negative - Two men throwing spears

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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The Man, Naljanio

The Man, Naljanio

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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Elsie Granites
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Hans Irvine's Great Western Vineyard, Victoria, Underground Galleries

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Hans Irvine's Great Western Vineyard
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Handwritten recipe for an ointment

Handwritten recipe for an ointment

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Town Hall, Maitland, NSW

Town Hall, Maitland, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Palace Gardens and Sydney Harbour (Botanic Gardens in view)

Palace Gardens and Sydney Harbour (Botanic Gardens in view)

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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Wooden decorated carving of a pelican

Wooden decorated carving of a pelican

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Wood carvings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Photographic portrait of a man in ceremonial robes

Photographic portrait of a man in ceremonial robes

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Scotland
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Lafayette Ltd
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Departure of HMS Gibralter, Sydney 24.12.10

Departure of HMS Gibralter, Sydney 24.12.10

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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1910
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of a red haired women wearing a tartan head-dress and sporran

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Stuart Shaw
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1918
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Envelopes
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Australian Commonwealth / Military Forces

Australian Commonwealth / Military Forces

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London Bridge, London

London Bridge, London

David Westcott collection no. 7
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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1914
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Painting depicts butterflies and human heads

Painting depicts butterflies and human heads

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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Rock Wallaby - Charlie Egeley, artist

Rock Wallaby - Charlie Egeley, artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Charlie Egeley
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QSL card for VK5RT

QSL card for VK5RT

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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Aboriginals

Aboriginals

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Chatswood railway station

Chatswood railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Rough seas, Australia coast

Rough seas, Australia coast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Life. Be in it. World Cricket T-shirt

Life. Be in it. World Cricket T-shirt

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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T-shirts
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Francis 'Frank' M. Forde
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1943
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Interior of Power House

Interior of Power House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate of merit awarded by the Victorian Education Department to Lesley Robertson on 19 November 1918

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Les Robertson collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Victorian Department of Education
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1918
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Bark painting 'Rainbow Serpent wrapped around tree' by Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr, Gunbalanya, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr
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1974
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Wen my farther an my mother forsake me

Wen my farther an my mother forsake me

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sculpture - bandicoot

Sculpture - bandicoot

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Wood carvings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Dhatanju
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1964
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Bark painting depicting a centre rectangular pole, probably a log coffin, and includes fish and a bird

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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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Yuyunna
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Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canberra, 1955

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Oil paintings
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Mount Ainslie, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1955
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Princess Street, Edimbourg

Princess Street, Edimbourg

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Making Paintings, Punu and Tjanpi by Roshanna Yinga Williamson

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Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Roshanna Y. Williamson
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2011
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Men O. War Steps, Sydney

Men O. War Steps, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bennelong Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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War Memorial, Warragul, Vic

War Memorial, 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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A black spotted net lace day cap, trimmed with cream grosgrain ribbon and torchon bobbin lace

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bonnets
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1850
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Glass plate negative - About to depart The Bluff station, Queensland, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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Tamavua Waterfalls, Suva

Tamavua Waterfalls, Suva

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Paperbark used by Paul House

Paperbark used by Paul House

Paul House collection no.2
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Trays
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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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Rock wallaby

Rock wallaby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Surf Bathing, Manly, NSW

Surf Bathing, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1910
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Plaster cast of bust of Oliver Nilsen, former radio broadcaster, electrical engineer, and Lord Mayor of Melbourne by Edmund Joel Dicks

Plaster cast of bust of Oliver Nilsen, former radio broadcas...

Edmund Dicks collection
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Busts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edmund J. Dicks
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1941
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Joss Pongtjimi
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Black and white photograph - Reverend and Mrs Edward Richard Fenn.

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Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 1
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