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Carved and mounted emu egg depicting the journey of Burke and Wills

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Peter Harris collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Lake Cargelligo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter J. Harris
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1983
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A woman standing in front of a partially completed brick house

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Parsons collection
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Letter to Julia White

Letter to Julia White

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Letters
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Plymouth, England
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Mr Anthony Hill
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Anthistiria Ciliata

Anthistiria Ciliata

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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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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Courtroom sketch 'Sgt Charlwood, Justice Muirhead and Mr. John Phillips. QC' 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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Glass plate negative - Sinkhole in limestone rock, Nullarbor Plain, South 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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Nullarbor Plain, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Upper Mary St., Gympie, Queensland

Upper Mary St., Gympie, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1900
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Looking across the bay, Kiama, NSW

Looking across the bay, Kiama, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Discovery alongside the Barrier

Discovery alongside the Barrier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hawkesbury River Railway Bridge, Nr. Sydney

Hawkesbury River Railway Bridge, Nr. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Travelling Around on Camels, Mission Times by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2012

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Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2012
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Group of people standing outside a bakery

Group of people standing outside a bakery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Josette Apuatjimi
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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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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Courtroom sketch of a witness at 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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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Jackson Mclean
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Eucalyptus viminalis

Eucalyptus viminalis

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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Victoria versus South Australia 5 Sept 1964

Victoria versus South Australia 5 Sept 1964

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Melbourne train climbing Bourne Creek Bank, Kilcunda

Melbourne train climbing Bourne Creek Bank, Kilcunda

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bourne Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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William P. Faithfull
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1947
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Painting depicts a bird with pronounced bill

Painting depicts a bird with pronounced bill

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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The Blue Lake and Lake Drive, Mt Gambier, SA

The Blue Lake and Lake Drive, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Melaleuca squarrosa

Melaleuca squarrosa

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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Jackie Tipungwuti
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Painting depicts an abstract pattern divided into 9 panels

Painting depicts an abstract pattern divided into 9 panels

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 18/01/1979 collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1978
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St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Vic

St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Ehrharta Stipoides

Ehrharta Stipoides

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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Waterfall

Waterfall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Club Hotel, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Club Hotel, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Circumcision  Ceremony.

Circumcision Ceremony.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nobadbara
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1964
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Arthur's seat from the pier, Dromana, Vic

Arthur's seat from the pier, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Arthurs Seat, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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'How Mr. Cottontail goes to market...' photographed by J Ricalton, dated 1908

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Rabbits in Australia collection no.2
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Stereo photographs
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1908
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Middle Harbour

Middle Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Middle Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Road to Weldborough, Tasmania

Road to Weldborough, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Weldborough, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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SWL card for VK6QSL, Western Australia

SWL card for VK6QSL, Western Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Painting depicts human figures and goannas

Painting depicts human figures and goannas

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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A Re-entry

A Re-entry

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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Envelope containing handwritten letter addressed to J Wyszogrodzki from Archbishop Mannix 1951

Envelope containing handwritten letter addressed to J Wyszog...

J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Letters
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Mr Jack Wyszogrodzki
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1951
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Convict love token from George Morris, 1817

Convict love token from George Morris, 1817

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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T&G Building & King William Street, Adelaide, SA

T&G Building & King William Street, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Letter of

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Sir Douglas Mawson collection
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Documents
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Antarctica
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Sir Douglas Mawson
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1931
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 2

Robbery Under Arms, No. 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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Mists in valley below Echo Point, Katoomba, NSW

Mists in valley below Echo Point, Katoomba, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Jamison Valley, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Pitt Street, Sydney

Pitt Street, 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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1907
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Box for engineering documents

Box for engineering documents

James Sprent collection
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Document boxes
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Second Prize awarded for 'Round Rose Tablecloth' at Mount Larcom & District Agricultural Society 21st Annual Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1959
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Lindqvist Two Day Marine Chronometer No 114, with accessories in a wooden case

Lindqvist Two Day Marine Chronometer No 114, with accessorie...

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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William Lindqvist
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting group of men with gold mining cradle

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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Sculpture

Sculpture

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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George Munkari
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1975
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1905, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1905
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Shield with red square - QLD - painted by Paul Bong

Shield with red square - QLD - painted by Paul Bong

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Shields
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Paul Bong
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, N.S.W

Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wreck of the Ellerslie

Wreck of the Ellerslie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bellinger River, New South Wales, Australia
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1913
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Goanna.

Goanna.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nobardbara
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1965
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Calling of the Dolphins

Calling of the Dolphins

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Johnny Daylight-Lacey
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1999
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Framed picture of Queen Elizabeth II

Framed picture of Queen Elizabeth II

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Portrait photographs
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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