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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Model coffin log

Model coffin log

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Ceremonial objects
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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American Australian Expedition to Arnhem Land
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T-Model Ford Truck, used to promote Aeroplane Jelly

T-Model Ford Truck, used to promote Aeroplane Jelly

McCormick Foods Australia collection
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Trucks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited
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1924
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Certificate awarded at the Margaret River And Districts Agricultural Society 31st Annual Show, 1965 for first prize for an appliqued doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Busselton, Western Australia, Australia
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Margaret River & Districts Agricultural Society
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1965
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The King's School Magazine 1902

The King's School Magazine 1902

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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School magazines
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1865
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Certificate awarded at the Captain Cook Bi-Centenary N.S.W Glouster Show for first prize for a tatted butterfly doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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V.C.N. Blight, Government Printer
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1970
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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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Unknown
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

E Milne collection
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Spearheads
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Entrance of Blowhole

Entrance of Blowhole

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Faithfull brothers Henry Montague and Reginald, William Percy and George

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Houses of Parliament, Macquarie Street, Sydney

Houses of Parliament, Macquarie Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parliament House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtoom 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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'Mala and the bad uncles at Tjikarri', painted by Johnny Warangula Tjupurrula, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Johnny W. Tjupurrula
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1976
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2035 HMS Hermes

2035 HMS Hermes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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1906
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HMS Powerful

HMS Powerful

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harding & Billings
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Truncated cylindrical wood pipe with a wood bowl

Truncated cylindrical wood pipe with a wood bowl

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Smoking pipes
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Glass slide with black and white photograph of a painting of Frank Gardiner

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Christies Auction collection
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Lantern slides
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Mr Frank Gardiner
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'Cavallo Bresaola' horse meat packaging from Mondo's Butchers, Inglewood, WA

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Vince Garreffa Mondo Butchers collection
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Packaging
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Vince Garreffa
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Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botanic Gardens, Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Hand-operated washing machine

Hand-operated washing machine

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Washing machines
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Envelope with writing 'Pitt family history'

Envelope with writing 'Pitt family history'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Hector. Orams.' 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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Courtroom sketch 'Day 3. The Chamberlain Trial, Darwin...' by Veronica O'Leary dated 15 September 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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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Parallel metal tracks on the road near a corner hotel

Parallel metal tracks on the road near a corner hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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1909
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Waterlily Pond, Eureka Stockade, Ballarat, Vic

Waterlily Pond, Eureka Stockade, Ballarat, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Moon Man and His Son

The Moon Man and His Son

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Marianne Kantilla
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George St., Sydney

George St., Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Entrance to Gardens and Domain, Sydney

Entrance to Gardens and Domain, Sydney

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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Black and brown terracotta vase by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, 2003

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ceramic forms
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2003
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Convict love token from Henry Marson, 1828

Convict love token from Henry Marson, 1828

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Invitation to meet Paul and Eslanda Robeson, Paddington Town Hall, 10 November 1960

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Milleese Morrow Boughton collection
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Invitations
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Peace Committee for International Cooperation and Disarmament
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1960
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Milking Time

Milking Time

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Dolls house and accessories handcrafted in Adelaide by Mrs Eva Howie for her daughter Clyde, 1930s

Dolls house and accessories handcrafted in Adelaide by Mrs E...

Hetherington Family collection
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Dolls houses
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Eden Hills, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Eva A. Howie
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1930
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Three men walking down a path towards a large building in the distance

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Pauling interviews a witness.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 20 September 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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Film negative - Expedition party on march, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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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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Australasian Federated Butchers Union, Queensland Certificate of Recognition

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sands & McDougall Limited
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1900
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Glass plate negative - Aboriginal postman carrying mail between Nullabor station, South Australia, and Eucla, Western 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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Robbing the forest

Robbing the forest

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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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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Notebooks
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Telegram from Alice Smith Caulfield Hospital

Telegram from Alice Smith Caulfield Hospital

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Telegrams
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Keith Goddard collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Toorale, New South Wales, Australia
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Glass plate negative - Deception Creek, Red Gorge, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1905 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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The eternal question

The eternal question

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Charles D. Gibson
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The Smith Premier typewriter

The Smith Premier typewriter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mosman Street, Charters Towers

Mosman Street, Charters Towers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charters Towers, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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I've a feeling we're not alone

I've a feeling we're not alone

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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She must suffer to look beautiful

She must suffer to look beautiful

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Luck at last

Luck at last

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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The Witch

The Witch

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Certificate awarded for first prize to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Wyong Show, 1973 for the 'Jacobean bird' textile panel

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Wyong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1973
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Horse in a stable with dog

Horse in a stable with dog

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harding & Billings
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The Barge

The Barge

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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Harold J. Munkara
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Courtroom sketch 'The Chamberlain Torana.' 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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Letter from Alexander Mussen to Thomas Mussen, February 1856

Letter from Alexander Mussen to Thomas Mussen, February 1856

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Alexander Mussen
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1856
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Two page letter from John Close to Alice Close, 1911

Two page letter from John Close to Alice Close, 1911

John Collinson Close collection
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Letters
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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1911
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Pencil

Pencil

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pencils
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Newspaper clippings
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Convict love token from Mary Smith, 1826

Convict love token from Mary Smith, 1826

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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