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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
The Two Women Dreaming by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi 1974-75

The Two Women Dreaming by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi 1974-...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1975
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Weapon - Spearhead

Weapon - Spearhead

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearheads
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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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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Patterns
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Tarraford River, Glen Innes NSW

Tarraford River, Glen Innes NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Glen Innes, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Bread carter's book

Bread carter's book

ET Fealy collection
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Account books
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Aboriginal Corroboree

Aboriginal Corroboree

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Constance Faithfull & Edgar Deane in England

Constance Faithfull & Edgar Deane in England

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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William Pitt Faithfull seated in a chair in a studio setting

William Pitt Faithfull seated in a chair in a studio setting

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Ve 8 Hankow 12 14 1640....VERY DELIGHTED LOVE, KARL

Ve 8 Hankow 12 14 1640....VERY DELIGHTED LOVE, KARL

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

E Milne collection
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Spearheads
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A bedroom with patchwork bedspread and curtains

A bedroom with patchwork bedspread and curtains

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Italy

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Italy

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1932
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The Jubilee Book of Cricket by Prince Ranjitsinhji.

The Jubilee Book of Cricket by Prince Ranjitsinhji.

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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England, United Kingdom
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Prince Kumar S. Ranjitsinhji
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1897
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White dress worn by Lindy Chamberlain at the first inquest into the death of Azaria Chamberlain, 1980

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Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 1
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Dresses
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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1980
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Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Janice Nixon
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2008
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Home of Peace, Marrickville

Home of Peace, Marrickville

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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To meet the visiting Journalists from the United Kingdom...

To meet the visiting Journalists from the United Kingdom...

Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1943
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Kingsley Hall Potts Point NSW

Kingsley Hall Potts Point NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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Plastic sign for bokchoy from market garden stall

Plastic sign for bokchoy from market garden stall

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Signs
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Wooden paddle

Wooden paddle

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Paddles
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Laintjun, Baram and Galbarimun trapping fish at Guludji River

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birigitji
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1966
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Untitled painting by Louie Pwerle

Untitled painting by Louie Pwerle

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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Louie Pwerle
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1990
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Ceramic bread crock with lid

Ceramic bread crock with lid

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Bread crocks
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1921
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North Terrace looking east, Adelaide, SA

North Terrace looking east, 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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1929
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Post Office and Mate's Corner, Albury

Post Office and Mate's Corner, Albury

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Man riding a horse on the road to Coyle

Man riding a horse on the road to Coyle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Certificate

Certificate

ET Fealy collection
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Certificates
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of a young boy in red checkered shirt and breeches

Postcard featuring a coloured print of a young boy in red ch...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Pages 25 to 28 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

Pages 25 to 28 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which w...

Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Nouvelle - Caledonie - Caledonienne Toubo [a woman from New Caledonia]

Nouvelle - Caledonie - Caledonienne Toubo [a woman from New ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New Caledonia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Bark painting depicting two Nyapililngu ancestral women by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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Panorama showing Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic

Panorama showing Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Promotional card for 'Professor' Henry Tipper and his miniature bicycle, 1919

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Henry Tipper collection
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Promotional material
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Trevallyn & West Tamar Road, Launceston, Tas

Trevallyn & West Tamar Road, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Trevallyn, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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United Hospital Auxiliaries of N.S.W.

United Hospital Auxiliaries of N.S.W.

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Rooster and chooks

Rooster and chooks

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - Darwin

Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - Darwin

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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1931
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 9

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 9

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Oval toy shield made from wood, with three sticks inserted through two holes in the posterior surface, to form the handle

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Toys
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Alberga River, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Souvenir card Blowering Dam - Ceremony to mark the first release of water for irrigation

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Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Cards
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Blowering Dam, New South Wales, Australia
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Water Conservation & Irrigation Commission
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1968
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List of donations for 1957 to 1959.

List of donations for 1957 to 1959.

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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Young Girls by Wally Mandarrk

Young Girls by Wally Mandarrk

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mandarg
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1987
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting three men working in gully with prospector's 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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Leitz Wetzlar dissecting light monocular microscope

Leitz Wetzlar dissecting light monocular microscope

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Wetzlar, Germany
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Leitz Wetzlar
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Canberra Oriental Hotel. Kings Cross. Sydney. N.S.W

Canberra Oriental 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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Cylindrical carved wooden drum collected in the Bamu River district of British New Guinea in 1901

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Viscount Elibank collection
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Musical drums
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Bamu River district, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A H. Jiear
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1901
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Ceramic hot water bottle with screw cap

Ceramic hot water bottle with screw cap

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Hot water bottles
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Mr William Derham
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1872
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NO DAMS

NO DAMS

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Stickers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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Fig Tree, Lane Cove River, Sydney NSW

Fig Tree, Lane Cove River, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of the Australian flag, with an inset photograph of five mounted horsemen

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Flannel Flower Babies Grow in Australia (They bring love)

Flannel Flower Babies Grow in Australia (They bring love)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Caulfield Cup, 1905

Caulfield Cup, 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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South Caulfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1985+

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Miller's Ostrich Feathers

Miller's Ostrich Feathers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Scout's Athlete badge certificate

Scout's Athlete badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1944
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View of scenic road from West Tamworth, NSW

View of scenic road from West Tamworth, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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