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New Years card

New Years card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Film negative - A woman showing one method of carrying an infant, north of the Musgrave Ranges photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Ballot papers

Ballot papers

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Warren Brown
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Pocket-knife with a single folding blade

Pocket-knife with a single folding blade

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Pocket-knives
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Reverend John Grosse
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Aboriginal breastplate for Paddy, King of Nive Downs and Duke of Tambo

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Paddy King of Nive Downs and Duke of Tambo collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Nive Downs, Augathella, Queensland, Australia
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King Paddy
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'Bawang', bark painting, native plant species

'Bawang', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2014
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers
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1947
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Coombra, Queensland, Australia
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacob
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Painting depicts two human figures with four kangaroos and a serpent

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithili
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Bird sculpture

Bird sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ngalpuntja
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Postcard featuring a photograph of a parade marching down the Main street of Lithgow.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Wooden shoe last for a ladies small shoe

Wooden shoe last for a ladies small shoe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoe lasts
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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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Perfume bottle

Perfume bottle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Perfume bottles
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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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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie C. Kerinaiua
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Press pass Parliamentary Press Gallery

Press pass Parliamentary Press Gallery

Graeme Thomson collection
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Passes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1977
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia
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1947
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Salt glazed brown ceramic demijohn [Aqua]

Salt glazed brown ceramic demijohn [Aqua]

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Demijohns
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly gesturing at a Buddhist painting, 1963

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Fred Daly collection
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China
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1963
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Amagula River.

Amagula River.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Abadjura
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1969
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Black and white portrait photograph of Fred Daly

Black and white portrait photograph of Fred Daly

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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L J Dwyer
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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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1944
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Painting depicts a kangaroo

Painting depicts a kangaroo

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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Yiwun Y. Maduwarr
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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The Winning Post and a bottle of port. My word, what a combination!

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two men wearing hatsand another man behind them, standing on barren rocky ground ...

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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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Program for the official opening of J.B Young Limited, Queanbeyan, May 23 1956

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Programs
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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1956
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You love them - Fight for them!

You love them - Fight for them!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 6
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Political posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Victorian State Recruiting Committee
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1939
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Sarah
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25mm paint brush

25mm paint brush

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Paintbrushes
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Untitled child's drawing of a landscape by Elsie Lalara, Grade 2, Angurugu Area School, Groote Eylandt NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Elsie Lalara
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Sydney Harbour

Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1906
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Everybody's Thinking Young's

Everybody's Thinking Young's

J B Young Ltd collection
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Advertising stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1940s quarter pint glass cream bottle

1940s quarter pint glass cream bottle

Conway Tighe collection
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Milk bottles
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Distance my sever, Oceans divide, But old friends shall ever abide

Distance my sever, Oceans divide, But old friends shall ever...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pexto brand compass

Pexto brand compass

George Henry Taylor collection
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Compasses
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Southington, Connecticut, United States of America
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Peck, Stowe & Wilcox Company
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Gov. Phillips Landing Place. / Jan. 21st 1788.  Camp Cove Sydney.

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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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Bark painting depicting a ceremonial trepang (beche de mer) and features suckerfish, stingrays and sharks by Birrikidji Gumana, Yirrkala, 1966

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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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Birrikitji Gumana
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1966
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Head of tin decoy duck, with a screw attachment to the neck

Head of tin decoy duck, with a screw attachment to the neck

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Models
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Painting depicts 25 fish arranged in nine lines

Painting depicts 25 fish arranged in nine lines

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maralwanga
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PT Pirie Harbour

PT Pirie Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Port Pirie, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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North Melbourne Cricket Club 1941-42

North Melbourne Cricket Club 1941-42

Nanette Ward collection
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Membership badges
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Souvenir beaker to Commemorate the Queen's Visit to Russia in October 1994

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Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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Russia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1994
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Speech by Senator N E McKenna on the death of Ben Chifley ,19th June 1951, and a note card

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Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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Letter to Miss Nancy Clements from The Ceylon Tea Company Propaganda Board

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Nance Pownall collection
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Letters
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Ceylon
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Malcolm Dando
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1937
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Child's drawing by Evelyn Watson, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Evelyn Watson
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Ship with two masts

Ship with two masts

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Blue and red arches

Blue and red arches

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Australia - A Native Wurley

Australia - A Native Wurley

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Undertaker.  Will you have trimmings..

Undertaker. Will you have trimmings..

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Entrance to Parramatta River.

Entrance to Parramatta River.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Parramatta River, New South Wales, Australia
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Kerry
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Painting depicts oval shapes, 3 men and 3 footprints.

Painting depicts oval shapes, 3 men and 3 footprints.

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 07/09/1973 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baku
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Balmoral Beach, Sydney, N.S.W.

Balmoral Beach, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Thysanotus Patersoni

Thysanotus Patersoni

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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1873
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Cambridge universal bridge S/N L251809

Cambridge universal bridge S/N L251809

Australian Survey Office collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Public School, Parramatta

Public School, 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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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1944
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