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Child's drawing - camp in a forest by Steven Y Maymuru

Child's drawing - camp in a forest by Steven Y Maymuru

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Steven Y. Maymuru
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Pair of ladies cream kid ankle boots

Pair of ladies cream kid ankle boots

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boots
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1870
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Botanical Gardens, showing Levy Memorial Fountain.

Botanical Gardens, showing Levy Memorial Fountain.

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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1904
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Bible Hero Stories - JESUS. Book One Bethlehem owned by Lois Grosse (nee Ottens)

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Storybooks
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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Child's drawing by Stephen C, La Perouse, Sydney NSW

Child's drawing by Stephen C, La Perouse, Sydney NSW

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Stephen C
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French postcard featuring a bride and groom

French postcard featuring a bride and groom

Margot Child collection
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France
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Mrs Margot Child
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Valley of the Tweed, Murwillumbah

Valley of the Tweed, Murwillumbah

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1937
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Official Opening Ceremony of Tumut II Project

Official Opening Ceremony of Tumut II Project

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Invitations
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Tumut, New South Wales, Australia
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1962
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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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1900
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Technical drawings for an aircraft titled

Technical drawings for an aircraft titled "Drawings of Assem...

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Technical drawings
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The full text of Sir John's statement is as follows; I have given careful consideration to the constitutional crisis...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Belen

Belen

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Weapon - Boomerang - returning

Weapon - Boomerang - returning

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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The Park St Marys

The Park St Marys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Gordon Winter collection
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Fishing reels
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Halcyon Products
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1940
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Bride and groom

Bride and groom

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Giles Ngakyunkwoka
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Boomerang

Boomerang

L and T Hackney collection
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Boomerangs
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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Condolence card to the victims of the Bali bombings

Condolence card to the victims of the Bali bombings

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Greeting cards
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Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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The selector's hut

The selector's hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Yellow raffia-like hat woven into a bowl-like shape

Yellow raffia-like hat woven into a bowl-like shape

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Hats
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1965
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Glass plate negative - Man holding a child, Victoria River, 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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Photograph of the living area of a house

Photograph of the living area of a house

WS Kalf collection
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Photographs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Wim S. Kalf
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Queen Victoria Markets, Sydney, N.S.W.

Queen Victoria Markets, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pair of snowshoes

Pair of snowshoes

Dane Wimbush collection
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Snowshoes
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Island Bend, Kosciusko National Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Dane Wimbush
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1950
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High Street, Fremantle, and the vignette is captioned

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, 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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Julie
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Swimming baths, The Bogey Hole, Newcastle

Swimming baths, The Bogey Hole, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bogey Hole, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss E Russell
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1904
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Oval wooden bowl

Oval wooden bowl

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Containers
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Unknown
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Portrait photograph of Stephanie Lewis

Portrait photograph of Stephanie Lewis

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Kimberley points

Kimberley points

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Spearheads
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Lilian Faithfull

Lilian Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Volume 1, 1873-6, 'Educational collections of Australian plants

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Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Group of Aboriginal people, one wearing a shirt

Group of Aboriginal people, one wearing a shirt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Poster with text 'Help Make History'

Poster with text 'Help Make History'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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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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Nathanael N. Maralngura
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Bark painting representing kulama initiation by Deaf Tommy in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Deaf Tommy, Pukualamiri
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1965
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Card in memoriam of Barbara Strachan Stool

Card in memoriam of Barbara Strachan Stool

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Mourning cards
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Rose Hill, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Barbara S. Stool
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1887
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Supplementary Report of Criminal Offence or Police Inquiry featuring image of Ned Kelly, 1878

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Ned Kelly Memorabilia collection
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Reports
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1878
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Lens cap

Lens cap

Les Hiddins collection
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Japan
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Hoya Corporation
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1978
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Christmas card with message from Governor-General William Slim, 1959

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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William Slim
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1959
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Warden at opened trap door for the gallows Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Warden at opened trap door for the gallows Campbell Street P...

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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J Parkes & Sons Marine Chronometer No 11056, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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J Parkes & Sons
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Trophy placed on a chair, garden background

Trophy placed on a chair, garden background

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Goulburn & Districts Women's Cricket Association
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1932
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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1908 Australian coat of arms

1908 Australian coat of arms

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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Charles & Diana

Charles & Diana

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Commemorative plates
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England
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Diana Princess of Wales
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1981
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Bark painting 'The butterflies who sustain the 'shades' with nectar' by Binyinyuwuy, Milingimbi, 1967

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinyuwuy
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1967
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Point - glass

Point - glass

Herbert Keys collection
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Spearheads
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The Gorge near Morialta Falls, S.A.

The Gorge near Morialta Falls, S.A.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Morialta Falls, Morialta Conservation Park, Mount Lofty Ranges, Sou...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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St Mary's Towers, Post Douglas Park.

St Mary's Towers, Post Douglas Park.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - Morning reflections on a billabong off the Wilton River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Woy Woy Champion 1925 medal

Woy Woy Champion 1925 medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Woy Woy, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1925
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Untitled illustration for pages 32-33 of 'The Rainbow Serpent' (1975)

Untitled illustration for pages 32-33 of 'The Rainbow Serpen...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1975
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Land grant to Edward Risby signed by Governor Macquarie, 1813

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Edward Risby collection
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Deeds
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Lachlan Macquarie
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1813
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Northern Territory Australian Kakadu Tours

Northern Territory Australian Kakadu Tours

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Travel pamphlets
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Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
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Child's drawing - Hunting snake and turtle by Naomi Tipakalippa, St Therese School, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Noami Tipakalippa
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Cartoon of Andrew Peacock saying 'I'M GOING TO BE THE CONSCIENCE OF THE LIBERAL PARTY'

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Patrick Cook collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Patrick Cook
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Black and white photograph - Edgar Percival between two assistants

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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