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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
AW Bayley and W Ford, Bayley & Ford discovered gold at Gulgong and were granted Reward Claim Sep 17th 1892

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coolgardie, Western Australia, Australia
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Arthur W. Bayley
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1892
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Chinese labour indenture certificate between Ng Hong and J B Simpson issued in Sydney in 1851

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Tim McCormick collection
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Indentures
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ng Hong
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1851
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Painting depicts a waisted rectangular figure within a thin rectangular frame

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Figurative shaped wooden clapstick, with two eye sockets burned into the wood

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Gladys Henry collection
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Percussion instruments
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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Mrs Gladys Henry
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1970
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Elongate oval red pigmented wooden shield '[Old Man Dreaming]', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1972

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Lew Parlette collection no. 2
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Shields
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1972
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Pencil sketch of a stream with trees on bank and a tower in the distance, by R Cox

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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1840
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Silverwear Dept, Memo Lane Crawford Ltd. Date 18/6/28

Silverwear Dept, Memo Lane Crawford Ltd. Date 18/6/28

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Invoices
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1928
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A winter glow

A winter glow

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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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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The Narrows, from Kalimna, Lakes Entrance, Vic

The Narrows, from Kalimna, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Narrows, Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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"Yass Pastoral and Agricultural Association, SPRING SHOW, 19...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1906
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The Yarra at Melbourne. Australia

The Yarra at Melbourne. Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert H. Fullwood
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Circular silk sampler map of the eastern hemisphere that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook's three voyages

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Embroidered Map Samplers collection
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Maps
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Captain James Cook
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Kunzea Muelleri

Kunzea Muelleri

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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1876
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Wooden bangle painted with a colourful design

Wooden bangle painted with a colourful design

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bangles
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Bronwyn Bancroft
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1990
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Spirit Islands

Spirit Islands

John Calaby collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1940
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Waterlily and Rock Snake by Doolie Nunggalawi

Waterlily and Rock Snake by Doolie Nunggalawi

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Doolie Nungalawi
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Painting depicts a large serpent coiled around 7 white eggs, surrounded by several figures

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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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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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1965
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Florence Faithfull seated on a chair and Constance Faithfull seated on the floor beside her.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Oakhampton Castle

Oakhampton Castle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drawings
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A mothers meeting

A mothers meeting

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mayfair Hotel. Kings Cross. Sydney N.S.W

Mayfair Hotel. Kings Cross. Sydney N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shirley Strickland's Australian Olympic Team athlete's white running singlet, 1956

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Shirley Strickland collection
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Singlets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne Sports Depot
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1956
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Boulogne Restaurant

Boulogne Restaurant

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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Vote Yes for our Republic

Vote Yes for our Republic

Australian Republican Movement collection
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T-shirts
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Queensland, Australia
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Speakout Limited
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1999
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Erskine River, Lorne

Erskine River, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Erskine River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Milson's Point

Milson's Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Milsons Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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White Australia has a black history

White Australia has a black history

Terry Fox collection
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Political badges
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Jacket from Light Horse uniform

Jacket from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military uniforms
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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1918
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The Sunny Day

The Sunny Day

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Marie C. Kantilla
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Group of school boys outside a stone building

Group of school boys outside a stone building

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Motoring Map of Malaya used by James Pitkeathly, 1929

Motoring Map of Malaya used by James Pitkeathly, 1929

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Road maps
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Malaysia
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Oil painting of an Aboriginal man and woman of the Goulburn area, 1854

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AR Browning collection
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Oil paintings
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas T. Balcombe
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1854
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Ship stranded on rocks with people nearby

Ship stranded on rocks with people nearby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Byrnes Bush, Botany

Byrnes Bush, Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of 1884 winning rams

Photograph of 1884 winning rams

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Photographs
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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1884
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Painting depicts a fresh water crocodile surrounded by one

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Gubargu
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Sailing Sydney Harbour, Bonnington Irish Moss

Sailing Sydney Harbour, Bonnington Irish Moss

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Yendalloch, Lorne, Vic

Yendalloch, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Recumbent bicycle used by Peter Heal

Recumbent bicycle used by Peter Heal

Peter Heal collection
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Bicycles
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Velokraft
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2009
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Playing to the score

Playing to the score

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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Blue Mountain resorts poster by Percy Trompf

Blue Mountain resorts poster by Percy Trompf

Percy Trompf collection no. 1
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Advertising posters
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Hope Faithfull seated in the studio with her husband

Hope Faithfull seated in the studio with her husband

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Cote D'Azur. Citrons-Fleurs et Fruits

Cote D'Azur. Citrons-Fleurs et Fruits

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1934 - 56th place medal

Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1934 - 56th place medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1934
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Trout Stream, Oaklands, Mittagong, 1907

Trout Stream, Oaklands, Mittagong, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mittagong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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'Dopey - Aug 18' Sheep at a trough

'Dopey - Aug 18' Sheep at a trough

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Myriophyllum amphibium

Myriophyllum amphibium

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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1876
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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, Northern Territory, Australia
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Finton Timpeapatua
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Crown' Hotel Gardens, Lyndhurst, Mew Forest

Crown' Hotel Gardens, Lyndhurst, Mew Forest

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom).

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Diary of Lorelle Sample, Australia - Japan, 1935

Diary of Lorelle Sample, Australia - Japan, 1935

Lorelle Moore collection
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Diaries
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Victoria, Australia
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Lorelle Moore
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1935
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Brown and black glazed terracotta mug made by Peter Ward, 2004, using a design created in 2000 by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2000
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King's Parade and Carillon, Bathurst, NSW

King's Parade and Carillon, Bathurst, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs

Colledge Family collection
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Jodhpurs
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Dendrobium discolor

Dendrobium discolor

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Cream-coloured partial dance program titled 'St Leonard's, Wednesday 22nd December 1869'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1869
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On Brown's River Road, Tasmania

On Brown's River Road, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Browns River, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope titled 'Postcard Portraits from Original Drawings of Victorian Pioneers by James Flett'

Envelope titled 'Postcard Portraits from Original Drawings o...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Victoria, Australia
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James Flett
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Image of sunset over water

Image of sunset over water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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