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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Black and white photograph - Four generations of Ida Fenn's family.

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Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 1
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Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Offical team photograph of the Australian Women's Cricket Team, 1937

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Alicia Walsh collection
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London, England
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Adair
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1937
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A glimpse of Sydney from Neutral Bay

A glimpse of Sydney from Neutral Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Invitation to the opening of the First Commonwealth Parliament at Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 9 May 1901.

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Whereat collection
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Invitations
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Sands & McDougall Limited
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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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Mr H L. Napthali
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1945
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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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Peter
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City Hall, Brisbane

City Hall, Brisbane

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1933
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Dent & Co
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1895
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Postcard showing a group of cyclists

Postcard showing a group of cyclists

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1912
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Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Last cochlear receiver-stimulator implanted in first bionic ear recipient

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Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Cochlear implants
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China moustache cup with plate

China moustache cup with plate

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Moustache cups
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Bulli Pass

Bulli Pass

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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Inscribed, miniature bone-handled pocket-knife from First World War troop carrier, 'Euripides'

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Alice Eaton collection
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Pocket-knives
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Untitled painting by Elsie Tilmouth

Untitled painting by Elsie Tilmouth

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Elsie Tilmouth
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1989
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Bowen Downs map

Bowen Downs map

Andrew and Lesley Cowper collection
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Maps
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey receiving Olympic trophies from the King of Belgium, 1920

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Belgium
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Miss Ethelda Bleibtrey
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1920
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QSL card for VK-RJ

QSL card for VK-RJ

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cylindrical basket

Cylindrical basket

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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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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A dog in a blue fez sitting at a table

A dog in a blue fez sitting at a table

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Weapon - Spear - Yirrkala, 1948

Weapon - Spear - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

E Milne collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Two pieces of paper about Bathurst Island paintings

Two pieces of paper about Bathurst Island paintings

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Notes
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Hydrocotyle geranifolia

Hydrocotyle geranifolia

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Looking down harbour over Elizabeth Bay

Looking down harbour over Elizabeth Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Advertising card featuring King vs Smith

Advertising card featuring King vs Smith

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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American and NSW women swimmers at Toowoomba, Queensland, 1911

American and NSW women swimmers at Toowoomba, Queensland, 19...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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1911
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Commissioning Certificate for the P.S Enterprise.

Commissioning Certificate for the P.S Enterprise.

Graeme Rex and Jane Avril Niehus collection
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Certificates
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Ethel Faithfull and Lucian Faithfull, standing on the driveway to the right of the main entrance at Springfield

Ethel Faithfull and Lucian Faithfull, standing on the drivew...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Convict love token dated August 8th, 1803

Convict love token dated August 8th, 1803

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bringing in a brumby

Bringing in a brumby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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Aboriginals, NSW

Aboriginals, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Twin Rock Pool, Austinmner, NSW

Twin Rock Pool, Austinmner, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Austinmer, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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"Children's band" armlet made of cane bound in a circle with...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Cronulla Beach & Hotel Cecil, Sydney, NSW

Cronulla Beach & Hotel Cecil, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cronulla Beach, Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Milford Sound, New Zealand

Milford Sound, New Zealand

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Milford Sound, South Island, New Zealand
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John M. Cantle
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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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Postcard featuring King William Street, Adelaide

Postcard featuring King William Street, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Black and white photograph of E.R. Mayne walking off the cricket field, 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Cheltenham, Gloucesterchire, England
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Burradoo Railway Station

Burradoo Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1907
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Certificate of Airworthiness for aircraft HB-OFU in Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 1937-1938

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Black and white photographic postcard of the NSW Team of Swimmers and Supporters, Brisbane, 1911

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack
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1911
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Mosquito net wedding dress

Mosquito net wedding dress

Ron and Ella Christopher collection
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Wedding dresses
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ella F. Christopher
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1943
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Razor in a box used by Ben Chilfley

Razor in a box used by Ben Chilfley

MJ Brown collection
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Razors
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Pimelea humilis

Pimelea humilis

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Farmhouse and paddocks

Farmhouse and paddocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Group of little people dressed in evening wear

Group of little people dressed in evening wear

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Styphelia virgata

Styphelia virgata

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Opperman with bike on shoulder Oct 1977 on ST Kilda Pier

Opperman with bike on shoulder Oct 1977 on ST Kilda Pier

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Cora Lynn, North Esk, Tas.

Cora Lynn, North Esk, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Corra Linn Gorge, Tasmania, Australia
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Laura H. Davey
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Mana the Shark

Mana the Shark

Regina Wagner collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bulambi Djerrkura
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Thanambool Yana

Thanambool Yana

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Debra Couzens
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2002
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Mangling Day Out Back

Mangling Day Out Back

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fax Features

Fax Features

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Strike, 1909, Broken Hill

The Strike, 1909, Broken Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Broken Hill Proprietary Limited
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1909
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Painting has a central image of a cross surrounded by a square infilled with linear patterning

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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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Maudie Tipupaju
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1965
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Illawarra NSW: The Bulli Pass

Illawarra NSW: The Bulli Pass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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